Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1053 1093 1099
Rank change year-on-year +40 +6 +117
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 38 74 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.045% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 33
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £40,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £69,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -

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 21,426 25,318 27,583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.24% 15.30% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16,851 20,613 22,542
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 -3 28 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London +51 5 £52,500 -4.55% 2
South West +18 4 £37,500 -21.05% 2
East of England +47 1 £47,500 - 3
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 38 (100.00%) LTE
2 34 (89.47%) GSM
3 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
4 13 (34.21%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) Linux
5 10 (26.32%) GPRS
6 9 (23.68%) 3G
6 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
6 9 (23.68%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.05%) Cisco
7 8 (21.05%) CDMA
7 8 (21.05%) Perl
8 7 (18.42%) Wireshark
9 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
9 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) SQL
10 5 (13.16%) C++
10 5 (13.16%) Java
10 5 (13.16%) MS Access
10 5 (13.16%) ISEB
10 5 (13.16%) Ericsson
10 5 (13.16%) Nokia
10 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
10 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
10 5 (13.16%) Kanban

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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:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) LTE
2 34 (89.47%) GSM
3 10 (26.32%) GPRS
4 9 (23.68%) 3G
4 9 (23.68%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (21.05%) CDMA
6 7 (18.42%) Wireshark
7 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.16%) 4G
8 5 (13.16%) 5G
8 5 (13.16%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (10.53%) 2G
9 4 (10.53%) IPsec
9 4 (10.53%) Node B
9 4 (10.53%) RANAP
9 4 (10.53%) RNC
9 4 (10.53%) RTP
9 4 (10.53%) SGSN
9 4 (10.53%) WiMAX
9 4 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
1 5 (13.16%) Selenium
1 5 (13.16%) WebDriver
2 4 (10.53%) GCC
2 4 (10.53%) GDB
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Trac
General
1 23 (60.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Performance Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Tester
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Developer in Test
4 4 (10.53%) IT Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Test Automation Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Wireless Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) CentOS
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
2 6 (15.79%) Performance Management
2 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
3 5 (13.16%) Kanban
3 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum
3 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
4 4 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
4 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 4 (10.53%) OO
4 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (10.53%) SDET
5 3 (7.89%) Defect Management
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.89%) Validation
6 2 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Python
2 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
3 8 (21.05%) Perl
4 5 (13.16%) C++
4 5 (13.16%) Groovy
4 5 (13.16%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.89%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PhD
3 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Ericsson
2 5 (13.16%) Nokia
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) Huawei
3 4 (10.53%) Nortel
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) ATG