The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.94%
SMS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.53% 18.18% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 24
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SMS
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Aberdeen region.

SMS Salary Trend in Aberdeen