The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 141 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 7 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 2.71% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
546 554 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.57% 19.89% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 444 428 494
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
East of England

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

GPRS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

GPRS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

GPRS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 6 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Peterborough -1 1 £55,000 +54.92%
GPRS
East of England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (94.12%) C
1 16 (94.12%) C++
1 16 (94.12%) GSM
2 10 (58.82%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) ZigBee
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) UMTS
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) LTE
5 5 (29.41%) TTCN
5 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
5 5 (29.41%) Multimedia
5 5 (29.41%) Tcl
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Firmware
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.88%) Use Case
8 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (94.12%) GSM
2 10 (58.82%) ZigBee
3 6 (35.29%) UMTS
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) LTE
5 1 (5.88%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 5 (29.41%) Multimedia
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Principal Software Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Development Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Test Development Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) OO
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (58.82%) TDD
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Test Scripting
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) TTCN
3 5 (29.41%) Tcl
3 5 (29.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree