The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE 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
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 203 208 182
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Permanent jobs citing LTE 31 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 1.69% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 36
Average salary £24,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.34%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1025 829 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.49% 16.56% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 887 652 992
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

LTE Salary Trend in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 24 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Wiltshire - 7 £45,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (87.23%) Telecoms
2 32 (68.09%) 4G
3 24 (51.06%) 3G
4 21 (44.68%) 2G
5 16 (34.04%) C++
6 11 (23.40%) VoLTE
7 10 (21.28%) C
8 9 (19.15%) Linux
8 9 (19.15%) VoIP
8 9 (19.15%) SS7
8 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
9 8 (17.02%) Perl
10 7 (14.89%) Python
10 7 (14.89%) Wireless
11 5 (10.64%) Subversion
11 5 (10.64%) POSIX
11 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (10.64%) JIRA
12 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.51%) Finance
13 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
13 3 (6.38%) TDD
13 3 (6.38%) 3GPP
13 3 (6.38%) WCDMA
13 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
14 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
14 2 (4.26%) Amdocs
14 2 (4.26%) Agilent
14 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 32 (68.09%) 4G
2 24 (51.06%) 3G
3 21 (44.68%) 2G
4 11 (23.40%) VoLTE
5 9 (19.15%) VoIP
5 9 (19.15%) SS7
6 7 (14.89%) Wireless
7 3 (6.38%) 3GPP
7 3 (6.38%) WCDMA
8 2 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (4.26%) Broadband
8 2 (4.26%) GSM
8 2 (4.26%) UMTS
8 2 (4.26%) SAN
8 2 (4.26%) Internet
8 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.26%) WiMAX
8 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.13%) IPsec
9 1 (2.13%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Valgrind
General
1 41 (87.23%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Law
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Coordinator
1 14 (29.79%) Project Coordinator
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Project Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) RF Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) RF Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Development Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Junior
8 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.13%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.26%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.13%) Handset
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.38%) TDD
4 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
4 2 (4.26%) Coaching
4 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
4 2 (4.26%) OO
5 1 (2.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.13%) Scrum
5 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.13%) Network Design
5 1 (2.13%) B2B
5 1 (2.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.13%) Demand Management
5 1 (2.13%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Use Case
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (2.13%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C++
2 10 (21.28%) C
3 8 (17.02%) Perl
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
5 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Amdocs
1 2 (4.26%) Agilent
1 2 (4.26%) Remedy
1 2 (4.26%) CA
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) Broadcom
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago