The first table below looks at the demand for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 173 164 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing LTE 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.032% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,650 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
447 464 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.04% 14.89% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 243 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
UK

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LTE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

LTE Salary Trend in Scotland

LTE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 5 £27,650 -49.72%
LTE
UK

LTE
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) RNC
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) HSPA
2 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 5 (71.43%) UMTS
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) 802.11
3 2 (28.57%) OFDM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing LTE 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 LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) RNC
2 5 (71.43%) HSPA
2 5 (71.43%) 3GPP
2 5 (71.43%) UMTS
3 2 (28.57%) 802.11
3 2 (28.57%) OFDM
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree