The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 112 104
Rank change year-on-year +5 -8  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.080% 0.068% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.35% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33%  

3G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 272 287 347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.76% 19.54% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 215 232 285
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Cambridge

3G
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G in Cambridge.

Salary trend for 3G in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing 3G 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for 3G.

1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) RF Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) RF Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC