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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 82 90
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.88% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.97% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 18
Median salary - £31,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +44.64%
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
95 161 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.01% 17.81% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 83 137 220
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £29,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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