The median annual salary for a Telecoms Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 891 885
Rank change year-on-year +104 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Developer 65 59 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.057% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.059% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 61
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Telecoms Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Telecoms Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Developer in the UK

Telecoms Developer
Top 25 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +77 62 £47,750 -16.95% 6
London +55 39 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Midlands - 9 £37,500 - 2
North West - 6 £48,750 - 1
St Helens - 6 £48,750 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £48,750 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £37,500 - 1
South West - 5 £50,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £42,500 - 1
South East +60 3 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Bristol - 3 £50,000 - 1
South Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 3 £40,000 - 1
Wales - 3 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire +23 2 £37,500 -2.59%
Fareham - 2 £37,500 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Berkshire +37 1 £57,500 -
City of London - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
Wimborne - 1 £37,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £27,500 -
Dorset - 1 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £27,500 -

Telecoms Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 118 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 75 (63.56%) Broadband
3 69 (58.47%) Windows
4 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (48.31%) TDD
5 57 (48.31%) .NET
5 57 (48.31%) Scrum
6 56 (47.46%) SQL Server
6 56 (47.46%) NUnit
6 56 (47.46%) WPF
6 56 (47.46%) MVVM
7 55 (46.61%) C++
8 53 (44.92%) WinForms
8 53 (44.92%) Rhino Mocks
8 53 (44.92%) Castle Windsor
9 48 (40.68%) C#
10 41 (34.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 36 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (27.97%) Linux
13 31 (26.27%) Kanban
13 31 (26.27%) Spring.NET
13 31 (26.27%) Dependency Injection
13 31 (26.27%) Inversion of Control
13 31 (26.27%) MSTest
13 31 (26.27%) Unity DI Container
13 31 (26.27%) Ninject
14 29 (24.58%) HTML
15 28 (23.73%) CSS
15 28 (23.73%) Moq
16 27 (22.88%) HTML5

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 3 (2.54%) CMS
1 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (63.56%) Broadband
2 13 (11.02%) 3G
2 13 (11.02%) 4G
2 13 (11.02%) GSM
2 13 (11.02%) OpenFlow
3 10 (8.47%) Network Security
3 10 (8.47%) Wireshark
4 9 (7.63%) SNMP
5 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.54%) HTTP
7 2 (1.69%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.85%) Firewall
8 1 (0.85%) IMAP
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
8 1 (0.85%) POP3
8 1 (0.85%) SMPP
8 1 (0.85%) SMTP
8 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.85%) WAN
8 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 41 (34.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 16 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (13.56%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (0.85%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.85%) DataStax
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (47.46%) NUnit
2 53 (44.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 31 (26.27%) MSTest
4 28 (23.73%) Moq
5 20 (16.95%) gulp
6 7 (5.93%) Maven
7 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.39%) Subversion
8 3 (2.54%) WebStorm
9 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.69%) JIRA
10 1 (0.85%) Grunt
10 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.41%) Banking
3 16 (13.56%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Electronics
4 1 (0.85%) Games
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (48.31%) .NET
2 56 (47.46%) WPF
3 53 (44.92%) Castle Windsor
3 53 (44.92%) WinForms
4 31 (26.27%) Ninject
4 31 (26.27%) Spring.NET
4 31 (26.27%) Unity DI Container
5 29 (24.58%) HTML
6 28 (23.73%) CSS
7 27 (22.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 27 (22.88%) CSS3
7 27 (22.88%) HTML5
8 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
9 25 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 25 (21.19%) LINQ
9 25 (21.19%) MonoRail
9 25 (21.19%) NHibernate
10 24 (20.34%) AngularJS
11 20 (16.95%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.85%) FMCG
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.47%) Windows
2 33 (27.97%) Linux
3 10 (8.47%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Debian
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (48.31%) Scrum
2 57 (48.31%) TDD
3 56 (47.46%) MVVM
4 36 (30.51%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (26.27%) Dependency Injection
5 31 (26.27%) Inversion of Control
5 31 (26.27%) Kanban
6 26 (22.03%) MVC
7 23 (19.49%) API Design
7 23 (19.49%) Front End Development
8 16 (13.56%) SDLC
9 14 (11.86%) Network Management
10 13 (11.02%) Multithreading
10 13 (11.02%) OO
11 10 (8.47%) OOA/OOD
12 9 (7.63%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (7.63%) Visualisation
13 7 (5.93%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (3.39%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 55 (46.61%) C++
2 48 (40.68%) C#
3 27 (22.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.10%) Java
5 16 (13.56%) VB.NET
6 15 (12.71%) C
6 15 (12.71%) SQL
6 15 (12.71%) VB
7 6 (5.08%) AWK
8 5 (4.24%) Python
9 3 (2.54%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.69%) PHP
10 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.39%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) KVM
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (11.02%) Ansible
1 13 (11.02%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (11.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) VMware
2 10 (8.47%) Google
2 10 (8.47%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.93%) Oracle
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