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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - 60 45
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.20% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.25% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
2G
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.72% 16.23% 23.80%
Number of salaries quoted 47 69 75
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

2G
Salary Trend in Luton

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

2G Salary Trend in Luton