The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 251 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.014% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.070% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £61,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% -10.00%
GSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1131 1426 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.84% 19.86% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1075 695
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

GSM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing GSM 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 GSM.

1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) ANSI C
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
3 1 (33.33%) JTAG
3 1 (33.33%) Lauterbach
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MFC
3 1 (33.33%) C#

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing GSM 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 GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) ZigBee
2 2 (66.67%) Bluetooth
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Lauterbach