The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
GPRS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 76 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.82% 12.67% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 66 83
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,450 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Staffordshire