The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 69 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 6 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.93% 1.13% 1.91%
As % of the General category 2.91% 5.97% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Telecoms
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
206 134 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.79% 18.90% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 159 110 116
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 5 - -
Stafford - 1 £25,000 -
Telecoms
West Midlands

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 19 (70.37%) Marketing
1 19 (70.37%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) Omniture
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (33.33%) Retail
5 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
6 7 (25.93%) Handset
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) CRM
6 7 (25.93%) Channel Management
6 7 (25.93%) Propensity Modelling
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) SEO
7 5 (18.52%) Google
7 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
7 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) Alterian
8 4 (14.81%) Adobe
8 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
9 3 (11.11%) Linux
9 3 (11.11%) OOP

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) SMTP
2 2 (7.41%) FTP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) ADSL
2 2 (7.41%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
1 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 19 (70.37%) Marketing
2 9 (33.33%) Retail
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) PPC Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) PPC Manager
3 5 (18.52%) PPC Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) PPC Executive
4 3 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead PHP Developer
4 3 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) CSS
1 5 (18.52%) jQuery
2 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
2 3 (11.11%) HTML5
2 3 (11.11%) CSS3
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Handset
3 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Statistics
3 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
5 7 (25.93%) Propensity Modelling
5 7 (25.93%) CRM
5 7 (25.93%) Channel Management
6 5 (18.52%) SEO
6 5 (18.52%) Web Analytics
6 5 (18.52%) Pay per click
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Omniture
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Google
4 4 (14.81%) Adobe
4 4 (14.81%) Alterian