Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for UMTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UMTS over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1093 1089 1164
Rank change year-on-year -4 +75 +44
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 42 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.041% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 39
England median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.67% -8.63%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -28.57% +10.53% -5.00%

UMTS 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22,614 26,509 30,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.01% 15.68% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17,921 21,661 25,081
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

UMTS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing UMTS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for UMTS in England

UMTS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UMTS in England

UMTS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UMTS in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for UMTS in England

UMTS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
South East -7 26 £37,500 -31.82% 6
South West +12 9 £37,500 - 4
London +50 7 £71,250 +29.55% 3
UMTS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing UMTS 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 England region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 42 (100.00%) LTE
2 31 (73.81%) GSM
3 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
4 19 (45.24%) Linux
5 18 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 18 (42.86%) Degree
6 14 (33.33%) Python
6 14 (33.33%) Java
7 13 (30.95%) CDMA
7 13 (30.95%) QA
8 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) C
9 9 (21.43%) C++
9 9 (21.43%) GPRS
9 9 (21.43%) 2G
9 9 (21.43%) Electronics
9 9 (21.43%) 3G
9 9 (21.43%) WiMAX
9 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 9 (21.43%) 4G
9 9 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (19.05%) JIRA
10 8 (19.05%) Kanban
10 8 (19.05%) CentOS
10 8 (19.05%) Scrum
10 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
10 8 (19.05%) Wireless

UMTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) LTE
2 31 (73.81%) GSM
3 18 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (30.95%) CDMA
5 9 (21.43%) 2G
5 9 (21.43%) 3G
5 9 (21.43%) 4G
5 9 (21.43%) GPRS
5 9 (21.43%) WiMAX
6 8 (19.05%) Wireless
7 7 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (14.29%) BGP-4
8 6 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 6 (14.29%) Firewall
8 6 (14.29%) HTTP
8 6 (14.29%) HTTPS
8 6 (14.29%) IPv4
8 6 (14.29%) IPv6
8 6 (14.29%) OSPF
8 6 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JIRA
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Tester
2 7 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 6 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) IT Trainer
3 6 (14.29%) Performance Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Technical Trainer
3 6 (14.29%) Test Automation Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Trainer
4 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) QA Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) GSM Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Handset
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) CentOS
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
2 8 (19.05%) Kanban
2 8 (19.05%) Scrum
3 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 6 (14.29%) Coaching
4 6 (14.29%) OO
4 6 (14.29%) OOD
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (14.29%) SDET
4 6 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
7 3 (7.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.14%) Validation
8 2 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) Java
1 14 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 9 (21.43%) C
3 9 (21.43%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 7 (16.67%) Groovy
5 7 (16.67%) Perl
5 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (16.67%) ISEB
3 7 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (14.29%) CCNP
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) Apple
2 3 (7.14%) BT
2 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 3 (7.14%) Huawei
2 3 (7.14%) Nokia
2 3 (7.14%) Nortel
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco