The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
2G
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 230 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.67% 18.91% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 293 192 252
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

2G
Salary Trend in Wales

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

2G Salary Trend in Wales