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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 2.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
57 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.27% 23.81% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 35
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £19,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £46,000
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