The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 100
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
GPRS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 334 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.96% 25.54% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 221 298 264
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

GPRS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Wales