The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
2G
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
281 193 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.20% 23.74% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 220 164 204
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

2G
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

2G Salary Trend in South Wales