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 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 - - 85
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.38%
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
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
320 298 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.50% 23.35% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 284 264 218
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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