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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 18 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 4.35% 14.29% 16.67%
As % of the General category 6.67% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £45,500 £61,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.01% +105.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 65.22% 21.43% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 26
Average salary £45,000 £61,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +72.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £61,500 £22,000
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 24 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (60.00%) Internet
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
4 5 (33.33%) Product Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) RUP
6 1 (6.67%) DSDM
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (6.67%) B2B

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (60.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Product Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Product Management
4 5 (33.33%) Product Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Development
6 1 (6.67%) RUP
6 1 (6.67%) DSDM
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) B2B
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001