The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 73 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.27% - 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% - 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.95%
WCDMA
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
151 92 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.66% 14.67% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 127 86 72
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WCDMA
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in Swindon

WCDMA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agilent
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Broadcom
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) RF Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) RF Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Agilent
2 1 (33.33%) Broadcom
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CA