The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 258 262
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.17% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 21
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
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1115 1535 1755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.09% 20.47% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1148 1344
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

2G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

2G Salary Trend in the East of England