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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton - - 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
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
152 149 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.02% 12.81% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 137 55
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
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