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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 69 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LTE 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.31% - 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% - 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
LTE
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
126 88 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.35% 14.13% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 99 73 66
Average salary £47,500 £36,500 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.13% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LTE
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

LTE
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (66.67%) VoLTE
3 9 (60.00%) SS7
3 9 (60.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) C
5 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) 4G
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) WiMAX
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Agilent
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Python
7 2 (13.33%) Broadband
7 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
7 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
7 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Handset
8 1 (6.67%) 3G
8 1 (6.67%) RTP
8 1 (6.67%) GSM
8 1 (6.67%) Multimedia

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (66.67%) VoLTE
2 9 (60.00%) SS7
2 9 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) 4G
4 2 (13.33%) WiMAX
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (13.33%) Broadband
4 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
4 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 1 (6.67%) 3G
5 1 (6.67%) RTP
5 1 (6.67%) GSM
5 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) C++ Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) RF Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) RF Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Agilent