The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 16 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 10.42% 12.50% 8.22%
As % of the General category 16.67% 50.00% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Telecoms
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale region.

General Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 62.50% 25.00% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Rochdale region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Rochdale

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Rochdale region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Rochdale

Telecoms
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 10 (62.50%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Product Management
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Competitor Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Marketing
4 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) RUP
5 2 (12.50%) DSDM
5 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) B2B
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Internet
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Product Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Product Manager
3 4 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Product Management
3 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) DSDM
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001