The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 61 64
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.85% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £56,250 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.38%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.94%
WCDMA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 78 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.50% 13.93% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 85 60 84
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WCDMA
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in Somerset