The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - 214
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £27,850
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
917 871 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.82% 15.42% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 729 780 729
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UMTS across the West Midlands region.

UMTS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing UMTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB