Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WCDMA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WCDMA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1212 1293
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.040% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 11
UK median annual salary - £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +2.22%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +17.02% -10.48%

WCDMA 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28243 32293 35856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.64% 16.98% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22864 26428 29649
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WCDMA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WCDMA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WCDMA in the UK

WCDMA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WCDMA in the UK