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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 47 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - 2.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +49.25%
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
59 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.48% 18.39% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 74 66
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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