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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
243 297 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.41% 22.03% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 222 266 245
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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