The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
GPRS
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 55 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.52% 11.68% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 113
Average salary £27,500 £28,636 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% -28.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,232
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

GPRS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

GPRS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT