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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +31.38%
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
322 201 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.86% 21.87% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 248 172 209
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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