Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for GSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GSM over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 232 276 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 - +280
Permanent jobs citing GSM 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.091% 0.074% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% - -
North West median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +26.32% - -

GSM 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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 693 1,244 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.64% 18.51% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 567 1,091 845
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.26%

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing GSM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for GSM in Manchester

GSM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GSM in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT jobs citing GSM 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 Manchester region with a requirement for GSM.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) RFID
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) NFC
1 5 (100.00%) Telematics
1 5 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 5 (100.00%) MQTT
1 5 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 5 (100.00%) RS-232
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

GSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 5 (100.00%) MQTT
1 5 (100.00%) NFC
1 5 (100.00%) RFID
1 5 (100.00%) RS-232
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) IoT Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ANSI C
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware