The table below looks at the statistics for HSDPA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSDPA 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
High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA)
Rank - - 900
Permanent jobs citing HSDPA 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £67,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20150 20460 22469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.04% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15949 16206 18144
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

HSDPA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

HSDPA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HSDPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSDPA within the UK.

HSDPA Salary Trend in the UK

HSDPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HSDPA 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 HSDPA.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (66.67%) MIMO
3 4 (66.67%) GIS
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) GPRS
4 2 (33.33%) GSM
4 2 (33.33%) 3G
4 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
4 2 (33.33%) UMTS
4 2 (33.33%) WCDMA
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (33.33%) HSUPA
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Handset
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) HSPA
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

HSDPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing HSDPA 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 HSDPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LTE
1 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (66.67%) MIMO
3 2 (33.33%) GPRS
3 2 (33.33%) GSM
3 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 2 (33.33%) UMTS
3 2 (33.33%) WCDMA
3 2 (33.33%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) HSUPA
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) HSPA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Handset
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel
1 1 (16.67%) Nokia