The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for GPRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.057% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  

GPRS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 538 635 701
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.32% 16.20% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 432 523 583
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing GPRS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in West Yorkshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for GPRS in West Yorkshire

GPRS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wakefield - 2 £40,000 -
GPRS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 11 (100.00%) GSM
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 11 (100.00%) Firmware
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) Electronics
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 11 (100.00%) Atmel
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
2 4 (36.36%) Assembly Language

GPRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 11 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (100.00%) GSM
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
1 11 (100.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 11 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Device Driver
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 11 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (36.36%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Atmel