The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
SMS
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 115 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 9.36% 12.95% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 92 46
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £52,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SMS
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

SMS Salary Trend in Brighton