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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 120 120
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.42% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
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
335 422 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.47% 23.28% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 285 348 305
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++