The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 60 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LTE 11 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.55% - 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.27% - 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 9
Average salary £45,000 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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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
133 70 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.71% 12.41% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 114 69 83
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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Salary Trend in Swindon

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

LTE Salary Trend in Swindon

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Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 22 (78.57%) C++
2 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 16 (57.14%) 4G
4 15 (53.57%) C
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Perl
5 12 (42.86%) Python
5 12 (42.86%) VoLTE
6 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 10 (35.71%) JIRA
7 10 (35.71%) Subversion
8 9 (32.14%) Wireless
8 9 (32.14%) VoIP
8 9 (32.14%) SS7
8 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (25.00%) POSIX
9 7 (25.00%) 3G
10 6 (21.43%) UNIX
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco
10 6 (21.43%) SAN
10 6 (21.43%) CA
10 6 (21.43%) Internet
10 6 (21.43%) WCDMA
10 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Internet of Things
11 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 4 (14.29%) Broadcom
11 4 (14.29%) TDD
11 4 (14.29%) Device Driver

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Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (57.14%) 4G
2 12 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 9 (32.14%) VoIP
3 9 (32.14%) SS7
3 9 (32.14%) Wireless
4 7 (25.00%) 3G
5 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (21.43%) WCDMA
5 6 (21.43%) SAN
5 6 (21.43%) Internet
6 4 (14.29%) DHCP
6 4 (14.29%) HTTP
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (7.14%) IPv6
7 2 (7.14%) Broadband
7 2 (7.14%) IPsec
7 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 2 (7.14%) WiMAX
7 2 (7.14%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
1 10 (35.71%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.14%) CppUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Valgrind
General
1 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) RF Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Development Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior RF Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) VoIP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) RF Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (21.43%) Internet of Things
3 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) TDD
3 3 (10.71%) OO
3 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Use Case
5 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C++
2 15 (53.57%) C
3 12 (42.86%) Perl
3 12 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
1 6 (21.43%) CA
2 4 (14.29%) Broadcom
3 2 (7.14%) Agilent