The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
GPRS
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 332 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.79% 27.39% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 173 274 157
Average salary £37,500 £39,600 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

GPRS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

GPRS Salary Trend in South Wales