The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
England / South West
Rank - 240 239
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.018% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.100% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.79% -16.25%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
805 1003 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.30% 18.18% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 641 864 843
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

2G
Salary Trend in the South West

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

2G Salary Trend in the South West

2G
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for 2G.

1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE

2G
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
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