Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 318 339
Rank change year-on-year +29 +21 -24
Permanent jobs citing 3G 5 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.054% 0.020% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.13% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 39
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £34,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% -32.00% +117.39%
10th Percentile £38,000 £27,150 £47,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £41,650 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +12.43%

3G 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,499 1,557 1,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 16.19% 15.51% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 1,262 1,478
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing 3G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in the West Midlands

3G
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for 3G in the West Midlands

3G
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. 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
Warwickshire - 4 £39,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
3G
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT jobs citing 3G 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for 3G.

1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) AMQP
3 1 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) AMQP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines