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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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 £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
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
21 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.50% 8.70% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 31
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £49,250 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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