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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England / North East
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £30,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%

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
110 60 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.41% 9.80% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 52 53
Median salary £30,000 £30,459 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% -18.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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