The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 268 225 219
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -6
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.036% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Average salary £21,500 £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.66% +53.06%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-23.00% +35.13%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1463 930 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.41% 16.55% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 696 913
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

GPRS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -26 2 £21,500 -14.00%
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 3 (100.00%) Electronics

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Field Engineer