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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 180 153
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
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
682 619 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.45% 16.89% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 549 475 356
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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