The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2.5G
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.088% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £55,000
2.5G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 210 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.58% 22.95% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 182 185 245
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2.5G across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

2.5G
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2.5G within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 - -
2.5G
South West

2.5G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 2.5G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2.5G.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

2.5G
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 2.5G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2.5G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared