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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+30.64% -31.11%
2G
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
149 171 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.47% 32.02% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 89 106 56
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,450 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

2G
Salary Trend in Watford

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

2G Salary Trend in Watford

2G
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2.5G
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) B2B

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 2.5G
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management