Period
to 12 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 135 125
Rank change year-on-year +84 -10 +49
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 278 67 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.94% 1.56% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.23% 12.55% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 171 48 206
10th Percentile £40,000 £25,250 £20,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £34,250 £20,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £22,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +122.22% -47.06%
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £35,000
90th Percentile " £64,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,778 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.45% +10.62% -5.26%

Wireless 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 951 534 1,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.89% 12.45% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 728 439 1,244
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £21,000
25th Percentile £33,188 £33,750 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £70,375 £64,200 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wireless in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wireless in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Yorkshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 June 2021. 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
South Yorkshire +42 118 £55,000 +59.42% 8
West Yorkshire -44 20 £47,500 -5.00% 6
North Yorkshire -1 9 £40,000 -37.50% 3
East Yorkshire - 9 £40,000 -
Wireless
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 127 (45.68%) Wi-Fi
2 91 (32.73%) C++
3 88 (31.65%) C
4 80 (28.78%) Ethernet
5 78 (28.06%) Computer Science
6 77 (27.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 74 (26.62%) Python
8 64 (23.02%) 802.1X
9 63 (22.66%) Telecoms
10 58 (20.86%) PhD
11 57 (20.50%) TCP/IP
12 55 (19.78%) MQTT
13 52 (18.71%) Broadband
14 49 (17.63%) Firmware
15 43 (15.47%) Software Engineering
15 43 (15.47%) Social Skills
16 42 (15.11%) Linux
17 40 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (14.39%) MIMO
17 40 (14.39%) Algorithms
18 39 (14.03%) Kibana
18 39 (14.03%) Graylog
18 39 (14.03%) XMPP
18 39 (14.03%) Software Testing
18 39 (14.03%) Wireshark
18 39 (14.03%) Integration Testing
18 39 (14.03%) Test Automation
18 39 (14.03%) STUN
18 39 (14.03%) Validation
18 39 (14.03%) CSS

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (8.27%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.27%) AWS IoT
2 20 (7.19%) Azure
3 14 (5.04%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (0.72%) AWS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.36%) Google Workspace
5 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 127 (45.68%) Wi-Fi
2 80 (28.78%) Ethernet
3 57 (20.50%) TCP/IP
4 55 (19.78%) MQTT
5 52 (18.71%) Broadband
6 40 (14.39%) MIMO
7 39 (14.03%) 802.11
7 39 (14.03%) HTTP
7 39 (14.03%) HTTPS
7 39 (14.03%) STUN
7 39 (14.03%) Wireshark
8 35 (12.59%) DVB
9 32 (11.51%) Firewall
10 27 (9.71%) Internet
11 26 (9.35%) DHCP
11 26 (9.35%) DNS
11 26 (9.35%) VLAN
12 25 (8.99%) 3GPP
12 25 (8.99%) IPv4
12 25 (8.99%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (22.66%) Telecoms
2 43 (15.47%) Social Skills
3 23 (8.27%) Manufacturing
4 14 (5.04%) Retail
5 13 (4.68%) Games
6 7 (2.52%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.08%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Finance
8 2 (0.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (25.90%) DSP Engineer
1 72 (25.90%) Senior DSP Engineer
2 68 (24.46%) Design Engineer
3 65 (23.38%) Wireless Engineer
4 52 (18.71%) Systems Engineer
5 49 (17.63%) PCB Design Engineer
5 49 (17.63%) PCB Engineer
6 41 (14.75%) RF Engineer
6 41 (14.75%) Senior Design Engineer
7 37 (13.31%) FPGA Engineer
7 37 (13.31%) Senior FPGA Engineer
7 37 (13.31%) Senior RF Engineer
8 35 (12.59%) Algorithm Engineer
8 35 (12.59%) Automation Engineer
8 35 (12.59%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
8 35 (12.59%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
9 31 (11.15%) RF Design Engineer
10 27 (9.71%) Senior RF Design Engineer
11 26 (9.35%) Senior PCB Engineer
11 26 (9.35%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (23.02%) 802.1X
2 39 (14.03%) CSS
2 39 (14.03%) HTML
2 39 (14.03%) XMPP
3 25 (8.99%) RESTful
4 23 (8.27%) AngularJS
4 23 (8.27%) React
5 1 (0.36%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 77 (27.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 40 (14.39%) Algorithms
3 33 (11.87%) Verilog
3 33 (11.87%) VHDL
4 23 (8.27%) ASTM
5 17 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (5.76%) Device Driver
7 11 (3.96%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.11%) Linux
2 20 (7.19%) Windows
3 18 (6.47%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2016
4 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.36%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (28.06%) Computer Science
2 43 (15.47%) Software Engineering
3 40 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (14.03%) Integration Testing
4 39 (14.03%) Performance Measurement
4 39 (14.03%) Requirements Gathering
4 39 (14.03%) Software Testing
4 39 (14.03%) Test Automation
4 39 (14.03%) Validation
5 35 (12.59%) Signal Processing
6 34 (12.23%) Kalman Filter
7 33 (11.87%) FPGA Design
8 25 (8.99%) Storage Management
9 24 (8.63%) Cybersecurity
10 23 (8.27%) Finite Element Analysis
10 23 (8.27%) Stress Analysis
11 16 (5.76%) Device Driver Development
12 13 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (3.96%) ITIL
14 10 (3.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (32.73%) C++
2 88 (31.65%) C
3 74 (26.62%) Python
4 35 (12.59%) MATLAB
5 28 (10.07%) SQL
6 23 (8.27%) JavaScript
6 23 (8.27%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 58 (20.86%) PhD
2 13 (4.68%) Degree
3 11 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.88%) CCNP
5 5 (1.80%) CCNA
6 2 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (17.63%) Firmware
2 13 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (14.03%) Graylog
1 39 (14.03%) Kibana
2 12 (4.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (11.87%) Intel
1 33 (11.87%) Xilinx
2 28 (10.07%) Cisco
3 23 (8.27%) ANSYS
4 13 (4.68%) Palo Alto
5 8 (2.88%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.80%) Avaya
6 5 (1.80%) SAP
7 4 (1.44%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.44%) Google
8 3 (1.08%) Meraki
9 2 (0.72%) Ekahau
10 1 (0.36%) Apple
10 1 (0.36%) Aruba
10 1 (0.36%) ESET
10 1 (0.36%) Juniper
10 1 (0.36%) McAfee
10 1 (0.36%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.36%) Sophos
10 1 (0.36%) Ubiquiti