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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%

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
222 294 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.80% 20.14% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 192 221 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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

SMS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) SMPP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) NFC
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NFC
1 4 (100.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL