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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
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
35 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.68% 10.65% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 73
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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