The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM 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
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 210 180
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.06% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
GSM
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
794 846 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.51% 16.64% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 629 653 627
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GSM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in West Yorkshire