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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - - 87
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -11.11%
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
253 242 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.38% 20.68% 27.61%
Number of salaries quoted 231 216 214
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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