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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +47.05%
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
48 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.00% 26.21% 41.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 40
Average salary £22,500 £38,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.78% +49.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £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