The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 18 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 14.17% 7.14% -
As % of the General category 37.78% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Telecoms
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

General Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 37.50% 33.33% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 9
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Torfaen

Telecoms
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -3 17 £47,500 +120.93%
Telecoms
South Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
1 16 (94.12%) Data Mining
1 16 (94.12%) Advertising
1 16 (94.12%) Marketing
1 16 (94.12%) PaaS
1 16 (94.12%) Big Data
1 16 (94.12%) Mobile Marketing
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Product Management
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) C++
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) VoltDB
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) User Experience
7 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
7 1 (5.88%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Data Mining
1 16 (94.12%) Big Data
2 4 (23.53%) VoltDB
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
General
1 16 (94.12%) Advertising
1 16 (94.12%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Product Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (11.76%) Database Developer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Coach
5 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) E-Commerce
1 16 (94.12%) Mobile Marketing
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Product Management
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) ATDD
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) C
2 4 (23.53%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA