The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 123 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.052% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £46,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-24.73% +32.85%
SMS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 293 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.50% 15.28% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 319 212 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SMS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

SMS Salary Trend in Bristol
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + discretionary relocation
Posted: Yesterday