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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 124
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.72% -15.26%
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
259 266 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.93% 19.00% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 213 230 299
Median salary £46,000 £44,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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