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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 107
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
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
272 288 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.27% 19.28% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 242 245 257
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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