The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 69 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £28,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+81.57% -28.75%
GPRS
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 57 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.55% 10.48% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 71 54 74
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

GPRS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear