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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 7 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 15 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 25.00% 1.64% 14.00%
As % of the General category 60.00% 3.57% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -57.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £22,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
25 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 41.67% 45.90% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 7
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram 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 3 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +16 15 £35,000 +59.09%
Telecoms
South Wales

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 37 (82.22%) Marketing
2 35 (77.78%) Advertising
2 35 (77.78%) PaaS
2 35 (77.78%) E-Commerce
2 35 (77.78%) Data Mining
2 35 (77.78%) Big Data
2 35 (77.78%) Mobile Marketing
3 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (53.33%) Linux
5 21 (46.67%) Perl
6 18 (40.00%) Python
7 17 (37.78%) Scrum
8 16 (35.56%) Java
9 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
10 13 (28.89%) Product Management
11 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
12 11 (24.44%) Web Services
13 10 (22.22%) DTV
14 9 (20.00%) C
14 9 (20.00%) C++
15 8 (17.78%) ITIL
15 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
15 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
15 8 (17.78%) Ruby
16 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
16 7 (15.56%) UNIX
16 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
16 7 (15.56%) SQL
16 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
16 7 (15.56%) ETL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (77.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) Data Mining
1 35 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (15.56%) VoltDB
2 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Selenium
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
General
1 37 (82.22%) Marketing
2 35 (77.78%) Advertising
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Product Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Database Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Product Manager
6 3 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.22%) Product Owner
7 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) DTV
2 5 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) IPTV
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) UNIX
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) E-Commerce
1 35 (77.78%) Mobile Marketing
2 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) Scrum
4 13 (28.89%) Product Management
5 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.78%) ITIL
6 8 (17.78%) Manual Testing
6 8 (17.78%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.56%) Programme Management
7 7 (15.56%) ETL
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Business Development
8 5 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 5 (11.11%) Test Management
8 5 (11.11%) Automation Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Line Management
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Perl
2 18 (40.00%) Python
3 16 (35.56%) Java
4 14 (31.11%) Bash Shell
5 9 (20.00%) C
5 9 (20.00%) C++
6 8 (17.78%) Ruby
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
8 6 (13.33%) PHP
9 2 (4.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) SAP
1 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
1 2 (4.44%) VMware