The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 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
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-30.10% +16.25%
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
6 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.33% 17.48% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 15
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £49,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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