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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 86 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
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
110 88 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.88% 11.28% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 97 68 86
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,225 £35,846 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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