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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,037
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.75%
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
342 225 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.95% 17.29% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 294 188 232
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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