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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 104 80
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.33% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.81% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Average salary - £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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
191 221 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.11% 18.49% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 157 198 235
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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