The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 78 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.78% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% - 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +0.59%
GPRS
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 78 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.10% 13.54% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 109 66 148
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +14.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

GPRS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Sheffield

GPRS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MFC
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) NEC
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) JTAG
1 6 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Lauterbach
2 5 (83.33%) GDB
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Android Development
3 3 (50.00%) iOS Development

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) GDB
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) EMC
1 6 (100.00%) NEC
1 6 (100.00%) Lauterbach
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago