The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 83 95
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.28% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 8.09% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 18
Median salary - £31,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+53.33% +15.38%
2G
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
159 173 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.26% 15.84% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 152 140 214
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

2G
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Bedfordshire region.

2G Salary Trend in Bedfordshire