The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - 157
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.032%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 338 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.97% 10.49% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 287 216 269
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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UK

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Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Scotland

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 5 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) RNC
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) HSPA
1 5 (100.00%) LTE

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) RNC
1 5 (100.00%) HSPA
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree