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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 51 61
Permanent jobs citing LTE 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 2.85% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.59% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £52,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.85%
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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
105 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.26% 13.85% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 75 52 61
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,000
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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Top 6 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agilent
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) WCDMA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RF Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Agilent