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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
294 218 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.04% 19.98% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 236 196 196
Average salary £38,400 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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