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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 238 236 220
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing GSM 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.045% 0.18% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 1.02% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
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
1089 1274 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.30% 17.92% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 857 990 855
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire -6 3 £35,000 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) Firmware
1 13 (100.00%) Electronics
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) JTAG
2 11 (84.62%) Lauterbach
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) MFC
3 10 (76.92%) EMC
3 10 (76.92%) Assembly Language
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 10 (76.92%) Home Automation
3 10 (76.92%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (76.92%) Wireless
3 10 (76.92%) NEC
3 10 (76.92%) GPRS
4 3 (23.08%) GDB
5 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
5 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development
6 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) Wireless
2 10 (76.92%) GPRS
3 2 (15.38%) ZigBee
3 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) GDB
General
1 13 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Home Automation
1 10 (76.92%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
2 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 13 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 10 (76.92%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Lauterbach
2 10 (76.92%) EMC
2 10 (76.92%) NEC