The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - 99 95
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.55% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £27,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,961 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.99% +11.31%
Broadband
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
279 258 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.88% 18.96% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 251 236 276
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Broadband
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Wales