The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 215
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
GPRS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
650 794 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.16% 16.48% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 533 629 656
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 6 (100.00%) Atmel

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Atmel