The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 175 166
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.057% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £27,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +20.25%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
947 635 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.44% 18.11% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 724 479 475
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
Yorkshire

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

GPRS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GPRS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation