The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +35.13%
GPRS
West 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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 19.09% 19.42% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 34
Average salary £23,750 £37,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.81% +45.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

GPRS
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Wakefield