Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 339 327
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.009% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.054% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
West Midlands median annual salary - £37,500 £28,550
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.35% +2.51%
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +15.76%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1595 1853 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.68% 16.02% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1436 1539
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +4.61% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in the West Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for GPRS in the West Midlands