The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS 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
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 111 99
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.50% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
GPRS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 267 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.62% 20.62% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 248 253
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire