The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 71 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.15% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £61,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
4G
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 92 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.70% 14.84% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 105 77 65
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,095 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

4G
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Swindon region.

4G Salary Trend in Swindon

4G
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) WiMAX
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WiMAX
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree