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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 120
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
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
264 214 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.67% 15.69% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 219 199 326
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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