The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 226 206
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.032% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.20% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
WCDMA
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
1128 1017 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.67% 16.49% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 977 882 681
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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