The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 157 166
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.098% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.82% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £21,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
GPRS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.93% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GPRS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Scotland