The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £27,650 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+10.30% -36.80%
HSPA
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
354 239 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.58% 19.78% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 287 203 260
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 £25,500 £28,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales