The table below looks at the statistics for UWB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UWB over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ultra-wideband (UWB)
Rank - - 902
Permanent jobs citing UWB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £40,000

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UWB
Jobs Demand Trend

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

UWB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UWB
Salary Trend

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

UWB Salary Trend in the UK

UWB
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UWB 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 UWB.

1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing

UWB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UWB 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 UWB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 9 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Perl
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Assembly Language
2 6 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago