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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 252 253 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.063% 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
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
948 1196 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.04% 16.68% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 795 946 842
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire - 4 £41,500 -
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
1 6 (85.71%) GSM
1 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
1 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) ZigBee
1 6 (85.71%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Telematics
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) Bluetooth
1 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
1 6 (85.71%) GSM
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) ZigBee
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) C Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Product Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Products Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft