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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 256 208
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.014% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.075% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 12
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
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
1104 1337 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.39% 18.12% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1039 844
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MFC
1 9 (100.00%) GSM
1 9 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
1 9 (100.00%) NEC
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) JTAG
1 9 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Lauterbach
2 2 (22.22%) GDB
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) GSM
1 9 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GDB
General
1 9 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Home Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 9 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 9 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) EMC
1 9 (100.00%) NEC
1 9 (100.00%) Lauterbach