The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.42% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +31.38%
GPRS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 111 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.80% 18.17% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 130
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,170 £20,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,116
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

GPRS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the North East

GPRS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

GPRS Salary Histogram in the North East

GPRS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £22,000 - 1
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BT
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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