Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1047 1137 1239
Rank change year-on-year +90 +102 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Developer 142 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.044% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.045% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 130 71 72
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £72,500 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +46.15% -31.58% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Telecoms Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Telecoms Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Developer in the UK

Telecoms Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Telecoms Developer in the UK

Telecoms Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Developer over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Developer in the UK

Telecoms Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England +105 140 £45,000 -10.00% 15
UK excluding London +127 103 £47,500 +46.15% 13
South East +96 59 £47,500 +52.00% 3
London -39 37 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North of England +31 23 £57,500 - 2
North West +7 18 £57,500 - 1
South West - 10 £47,500 - 7
East of England +8 6 £45,000 - 1
Midlands +17 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £37,500 -

Telecoms Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Telecoms Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Telecoms Developer in the job title.

1 142 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 130 (91.55%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (85.21%) TDD
4 119 (83.80%) Scrum
5 113 (79.58%) SQL Server
6 112 (78.87%) .NET
6 112 (78.87%) Broadband
6 112 (78.87%) NUnit
6 112 (78.87%) MVVM
6 112 (78.87%) Greenfield Project
7 109 (76.76%) WPF
8 94 (66.20%) Rhino Mocks
8 94 (66.20%) Castle Windsor
8 94 (66.20%) C#
9 87 (61.27%) Kanban
9 87 (61.27%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (57.04%) Dependency Injection
10 81 (57.04%) Inversion of Control
10 81 (57.04%) Spring.NET
10 81 (57.04%) Ninject
10 81 (57.04%) MSTest
10 81 (57.04%) Unity DI Container
10 81 (57.04%) SQL Server 2016
11 63 (44.37%) Moq
12 54 (38.03%) WinForms
12 54 (38.03%) Windows
13 39 (27.46%) C++
14 33 (23.24%) MVC
15 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET
15 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC

Telecoms Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (4.23%) Confluence
1 6 (4.23%) Jetty
1 6 (4.23%) OpenStack
1 6 (4.23%) Tomcat
1 6 (4.23%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.93%) SaaS
3 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 112 (78.87%) Broadband
2 3 (2.11%) SS7
3 2 (1.41%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) 2G
4 1 (0.70%) 3G
4 1 (0.70%) 4G
4 1 (0.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.70%) SMPP
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (79.58%) SQL Server
2 81 (57.04%) SQL Server 2016
3 31 (21.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.23%) MySQL
4 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 112 (78.87%) NUnit
2 94 (66.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 81 (57.04%) MSTest
4 63 (44.37%) Moq
5 8 (5.63%) JIRA
6 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 142 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.04%) Law
3 6 (4.23%) Banking
3 6 (4.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (78.87%) .NET
2 109 (76.76%) WPF
3 94 (66.20%) Castle Windsor
4 81 (57.04%) Ninject
4 81 (57.04%) Spring.NET
4 81 (57.04%) Unity DI Container
5 54 (38.03%) WinForms
6 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET
6 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (21.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 31 (21.83%) LINQ
6 31 (21.83%) MonoRail
6 31 (21.83%) NHibernate
7 11 (7.75%) AngularJS
8 10 (7.04%) React
8 10 (7.04%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 9 (6.34%) CSS
10 8 (5.63%) HTML
11 7 (4.93%) REST
11 7 (4.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 112 (78.87%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 54 (38.03%) Windows
2 10 (7.04%) Linux
3 8 (5.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (91.55%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (85.21%) TDD
3 119 (83.80%) Scrum
4 112 (78.87%) MVVM
5 87 (61.27%) Continuous Integration
5 87 (61.27%) Kanban
6 81 (57.04%) Dependency Injection
6 81 (57.04%) Inversion of Control
7 33 (23.24%) MVC
8 14 (9.86%) Open Source
9 10 (7.04%) OO
9 10 (7.04%) Web Development
10 9 (6.34%) Microservices
11 8 (5.63%) API Development
11 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.63%) OOP
11 8 (5.63%) SOA
11 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.23%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.23%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 94 (66.20%) C#
2 39 (27.46%) C++
3 21 (14.79%) VB
3 21 (14.79%) VB.NET
4 17 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.45%) PHP
6 11 (7.75%) Java
7 2 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.41%) C
7 2 (1.41%) Python
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) Ansible
1 6 (4.23%) Puppet
1 6 (4.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (8.45%) Zend
2 6 (4.23%) Google
2 6 (4.23%) ServiceNow
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft