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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 16 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 1.41% 6.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £41,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,037
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.75%
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
8 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.27% 30.00% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £29,500 £68,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft