The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - - 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +28.00%
GPRS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 32.18% 13.29% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 20 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +33.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,312 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

GPRS
Salary Trend in Newport

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Newport