Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1116 1126 1175
Rank change year-on-year +10 +49 -35
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 43 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.028% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 59
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £37,900
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £66,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year - -10.71% +6.67%

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 24,959 26,808 32,624
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.18% 16.04% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19,883 21,889 27,346
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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

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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

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UMTS in England over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for UMTS in England

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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 16 July 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 -23 23 £50,000 -9.09% 8
London +13 12 £72,500 +123.08% 2
East of England +10 4 - - 1
South West - 4 £47,500 - 3
UMTS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 43 (100.00%) LTE
2 27 (62.79%) Telecoms
3 24 (55.81%) GSM
4 19 (44.19%) C++
4 19 (44.19%) Linux
4 19 (44.19%) Python
4 19 (44.19%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (39.53%) Degree
6 16 (37.21%) C
7 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.88%) Wireless
7 15 (34.88%) Electronics
8 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
9 12 (27.91%) QA
9 12 (27.91%) Perl
9 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (25.58%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
11 10 (23.26%) CDMA
11 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (20.93%) OO
12 9 (20.93%) Ruby
13 8 (18.60%) GPRS
14 7 (16.28%) Unix
14 7 (16.28%) Java
14 7 (16.28%) Decision-Making
15 6 (13.95%) WiMAX
15 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
15 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
15 6 (13.95%) Test Automation

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (100.00%) LTE
2 24 (55.81%) GSM
3 19 (44.19%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (34.88%) Wireless
5 10 (23.26%) CDMA
6 8 (18.60%) GPRS
7 6 (13.95%) SNMP
7 6 (13.95%) WiMAX
8 5 (11.63%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (11.63%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.30%) 2G
9 4 (9.30%) 3G
9 4 (9.30%) 3GPP
9 4 (9.30%) 4G
9 4 (9.30%) WCDMA
10 3 (6.98%) BGP-4
10 3 (6.98%) IPsec
10 3 (6.98%) OSPF
10 3 (6.98%) SCCP
10 3 (6.98%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) GCC
2 2 (4.65%) GDB
2 2 (4.65%) Trac
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (62.79%) Telecoms
2 15 (34.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) QA Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Wireless Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Telecoms Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Development Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Network Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Network Performance Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Software Development Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Core Network Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) QA Tester
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Tester
8 3 (6.98%) IT Trainer
8 3 (6.98%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (4.65%) STL
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) User Experience
4 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
4 4 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (6.98%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (20.93%) OO
4 7 (16.28%) Decision-Making
5 6 (13.95%) Mathematics
5 6 (13.95%) OOD
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.63%) Network Performance Management
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Complexity Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (9.30%) Numerical Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) Signal Processing
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
7 4 (9.30%) Validation
8 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C++
1 19 (44.19%) Python
2 16 (37.21%) C
3 15 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) Perl
5 9 (20.93%) Ruby
6 7 (16.28%) Java
7 6 (13.95%) MATLAB
7 6 (13.95%) SQL
8 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
9 4 (9.30%) Embedded C
10 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.65%) R
12 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.63%) PhD
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) CCNP
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) MISRA
2 4 (9.30%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Netcool
1 5 (11.63%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Apple
1 5 (11.63%) BT
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco
2 2 (4.65%) Tableau
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat