Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for 5G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 5G over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

5G
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 339 353 363
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -
Permanent jobs citing 5G 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.027% 0.009% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.046% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
East of England median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% - -
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £110,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -47.73% +125.64%

5G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,046 2,157 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.52% 18.47% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,786 1,775
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

5G
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing 5G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for 5G in the East of England

5G
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 5G in the East of England.

Salary trend for 5G in the East of England

5G
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 5G within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Suffolk - 1 - -
5G
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing 5G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for 5G.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM

5G
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (33.33%) DWDM
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001