Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for GPRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPRS over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 254 270
Rank change year-on-year +29 +16 -8
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.019% 0.076% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.49% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
East Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% -26.32% +82.69%
10th Percentile £55,000 £32,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £37,500 £54,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +31.25% -10.11% +14.47%

GPRS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 758 1014 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.75% 15.51% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 614 760 813
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,000 £21,780
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GPRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in the East Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPRS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for GPRS in the East Midlands

GPRS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 1 £60,000 +71.43%
GPRS
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

GPRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware