The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 159
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,787
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +43.95%
GPRS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
558 598 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.75% 16.14% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 444 476 514
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the East Midlands