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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - - 78
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 - - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-29.14% -2.77%
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
275 254 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.98% 22.58% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 254 222 195
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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