The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 14 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 4.29% 11.66% 2.15%
As % of the General category 9.38% 38.78% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 2
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
Telecoms
Kent

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

General Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 45.71% 30.06% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 19
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) MDX
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Grunt
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Sass
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) PBX
4 3 (30.00%) OLAP
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) LESS

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 3 (30.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Grunt
2 2 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) JSUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) MDX
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) SignalR
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
1 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel
1 2 (20.00%) Panasonic