The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 277 286
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.013% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.064% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £21,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -46.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1124 1563 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.08% 20.69% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1161 1339
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GPRS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the East of England

GPRS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 3 (75.00%) GSM
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Syclo
2 2 (50.00%) MEAP
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Structured Programming
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sybase
1 2 (50.00%) Syclo