The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.091% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +47.05%
GPRS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 121 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.00% 11.06% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 68 79 66
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GPRS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Glasgow

GPRS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) MVC

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft