The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA 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 HSPA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £27,650 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.30% -38.55%
HSPA
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
322 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.86% 21.87% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 248 172 209
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -