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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - 62 43
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.21% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.32% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
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
57 76 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.43% 15.97% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 90
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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