Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 259 279 302
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.015% 0.013% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.090% 0.084% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -20.29% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £28,750 £43,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £18,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +116.22% -46.38% +60.47%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1114 1191 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.61% 15.65% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 946 997 1218
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 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
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
GPRS
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for GPRS.

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

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 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atmel