The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £48,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-24.10% +45.52%
GPRS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 25.00% 11.43% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 21
Average salary £31,250 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £70,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,050 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

GPRS
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Runcorn

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceStack
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceStack
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone 7
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Apple