The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 175 154
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.14% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.76% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £20,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
GSM
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
627 655 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.05% 17.70% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 497 517 393
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

GSM
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Leeds region.

GSM Salary Trend in Leeds