The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +16.25%
SMS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 79 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 22.81% 20.10% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83 59 68
Average salary £36,018 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.82% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Derbyshire

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) MSMQ
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) IVR
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) Pair Programming
2 10 (90.91%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (90.91%) ReSharper
2 10 (90.91%) Refactoring
2 10 (90.91%) WCF
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Windows

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derbyshire region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
1 10 (90.91%) NUnit
1 10 (90.91%) ReSharper
1 10 (90.91%) Subversion
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Applications Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Head of E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) MSMQ
1 10 (90.91%) WCF
2 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (90.91%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (90.91%) Pair Programming
1 10 (90.91%) Refactoring
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) T-SQL
1 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree