The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 46
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - - 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
SMS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.90% 17.93% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 31 56
Median salary £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,604 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SMS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

SMS Salary Trend in Croydon