The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for LTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 101 105
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4  
Permanent jobs citing LTE 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.37% 0.84% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 4.00% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 9
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

LTE 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 268 250 286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 19.69% 21.11% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 420 542 691
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £56,750 £66,125
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing LTE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for LTE in Cambridge

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Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for LTE in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing LTE 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 LTE.

1 20 (100.00%) C
1 20 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (90.00%) C++
2 18 (90.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) Bluetooth
2 18 (90.00%) DVB
2 18 (90.00%) MATLAB
2 18 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 18 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 18 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (90.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 18 (90.00%) Signal Processing
3 12 (60.00%) Smartphone
3 12 (60.00%) Internet
3 12 (60.00%) Internet of Things
3 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (30.00%) FPGA Design
4 6 (30.00%) Verilog
4 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (30.00%) ASIC
4 6 (30.00%) SystemC
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) 3G

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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 20 (100.00%) Wireless
2 18 (90.00%) Bluetooth
2 18 (90.00%) DVB
2 18 (90.00%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (60.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) 3G
General
1 18 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DSP Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) LTE Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) MATLAB Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Senior DSP Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) ASIC Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) ASIC Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Digital Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior ASIC Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior ASIC Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 12 (60.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (30.00%) ASIC
3 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (30.00%) SystemC
3 6 (30.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 18 (90.00%) Mathematics
1 18 (90.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) FPGA Design
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 18 (90.00%) C++
2 18 (90.00%) MATLAB
2 18 (90.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree