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 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 37 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.17% 5.60% 2.99%
As % of the General category 5.45% 21.21% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
55 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 39.86% 26.40% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 30 21
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) Finance
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
4 10 (62.50%) Data Management
5 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
7 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
7 7 (43.75%) Data Integration
7 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
7 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) MVC
8 5 (31.25%) SOA
8 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) MSMQ
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (31.25%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (31.25%) NCrunch
8 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Redis
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) NCrunch
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior Web Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Application Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Junior
3 5 (31.25%) Applications Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Sales Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) MSMQ
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) WCF
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
4 5 (31.25%) SignalR
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (31.25%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (43.75%) Data Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (31.25%) Blog
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Data Management
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 5 (31.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Progress