The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
GPRS
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 122 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.61% 21.03% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 111 117
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

GPRS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Leicester