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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - - 81
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
261 193 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.12% 21.66% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 218 171 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,298
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,500 £57,500
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