The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 112
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
GPRS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
279 315 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.27% 20.05% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 271 294
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GPRS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Birmingham