The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WCDMA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
England / East of England
Rank - 273 -
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.014% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.069% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - -1.14%  

WCDMA 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 the East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 981 1459 1587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.06% 19.81% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1204 1215
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WCDMA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for WCDMA in the East of England

WCDMA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WCDMA in the East of England

WCDMA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing WCDMA 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 East of England region with a requirement for WCDMA.

1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

WCDMA
Top Related 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 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) RF Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior RF Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Schematic Capture
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC