The first table below looks at the demand for WCDMA 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 WCDMA over the 3 months to 10 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 217 209
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.038% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.24% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,250 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+41.76% +3.03%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1002 851 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.50% 16.14% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 818 731 806
Average salary £37,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCDMA
England

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WCDMA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in the South West

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 7 (87.50%) LTE
2 4 (50.00%) 4G
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (50.00%) Broadcom
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) GPRS
2 4 (50.00%) GSM
2 4 (50.00%) UMTS
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) 3G
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Electronics
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LTE
2 4 (50.00%) 4G
2 4 (50.00%) UMTS
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) GPRS
2 4 (50.00%) GSM
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) 3G
2 4 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior RF Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) C++
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) CA
1 4 (50.00%) Broadcom
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