The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 122
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
SMS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
261 259 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.46% 17.78% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 222 236 308
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SMS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SMS Salary Trend in Cambridge