The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 - 108 104
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.40% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.65% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
GPRS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
361 363 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.72% 24.10% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 267 302 308
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GPRS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Cambridge

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS.

1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA2000
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA2000
2 1 (50.00%) RTP
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree