Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1081 1126 1174
Rank change year-on-year +45 +48 -8
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 40 40 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.024% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 51
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +22.09% -14.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £79,000 £65,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 23,316 26,584 30,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.02% 16.02% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,626 21,699 25,692
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
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

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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 22 September 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 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
South East +10 23 £50,000 -9.09% 4
London +46 11 £75,000 +130.77% 2
South West +20 6 - - 4
UMTS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 40 (100.00%) LTE
2 25 (62.50%) GSM
3 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
4 22 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (50.00%) Linux
6 17 (42.50%) QA
6 17 (42.50%) Degree
7 16 (40.00%) Python
8 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 15 (37.50%) CDMA
9 13 (32.50%) C
10 12 (30.00%) C++
10 12 (30.00%) Java
11 11 (27.50%) Perl
11 11 (27.50%) Electronics
11 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
11 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
11 11 (27.50%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (22.50%) Wireless
12 9 (22.50%) Ruby
12 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
13 7 (17.50%) SQL
13 7 (17.50%) OO
14 6 (15.00%) OOD
14 6 (15.00%) HTML
14 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
14 6 (15.00%) IPv4
14 6 (15.00%) IPv6
14 6 (15.00%) CCNP

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 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) LTE
2 25 (62.50%) GSM
3 22 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (37.50%) CDMA
5 9 (22.50%) Wireless
6 6 (15.00%) 2G
6 6 (15.00%) 3G
6 6 (15.00%) 4G
6 6 (15.00%) BGP-4
6 6 (15.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (15.00%) Firewall
6 6 (15.00%) HTTP
6 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
6 6 (15.00%) IPv4
6 6 (15.00%) IPv6
6 6 (15.00%) LAN
6 6 (15.00%) OSPF
6 6 (15.00%) SNMP
6 6 (15.00%) WiMAX
7 5 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) GCC
4 1 (2.50%) GDB
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.50%) Trac
General
1 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (27.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) QA Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Development Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) IT Trainer
3 6 (15.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Trainer
3 6 (15.00%) Trainer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 5 (12.50%) Performance Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Telephony Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.50%) Spring
2 1 (2.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) CentOS
3 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) OO
4 6 (15.00%) Coaching
4 6 (15.00%) Kanban
4 6 (15.00%) OOD
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.50%) SDET
5 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.00%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (5.00%) Validation
9 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Project Management
9 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) Python
2 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 13 (32.50%) C
4 12 (30.00%) C++
4 12 (30.00%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) Perl
6 9 (22.50%) Ruby
7 7 (17.50%) Bash Shell
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
8 5 (12.50%) Groovy
8 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (15.00%) CCNP
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.50%) ISEB
4 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) MISRA
2 2 (5.00%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Netcool
1 1 (2.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.50%) Apple
2 5 (12.50%) BT
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco