The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 233
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £27,850
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-31.32% +18.57%
GPRS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
928 808 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.87% 15.81% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 730 707 816
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the West Midlands