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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA)
Rank 901 904 902
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing HSDPA 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.011% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £38,750 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.39% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £50,250 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £52,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
20011 18888 22906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.22% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16163 14852 19064
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSDPA within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. 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
England +6 3 £38,750 -22.50% 2
London +25 2 £38,750 -22.50%
South West - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1

HSDPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) GPRS
2 4 (80.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS
2 4 (80.00%) WCDMA
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (80.00%) HSUPA
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) HSPA
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) Intel
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia

HSDPA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) 2G
1 4 (80.00%) 3G
1 4 (80.00%) HSUPA
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
1 4 (80.00%) UMTS
1 4 (80.00%) WCDMA
1 4 (80.00%) GPRS
1 4 (80.00%) GSM
1 4 (80.00%) LTE
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) HSPA
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) MIMO
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel
1 1 (20.00%) Nokia
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