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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2.5G
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £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
216 204 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.05% 21.27% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 188 152 205
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1 July 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