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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 82 86
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.35% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.26% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 19
Median salary - £31,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +29.03%
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
98 179 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.32% 18.63% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 150 217
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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