The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
SMS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 73 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 21.31% 18.02% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 42
Average salary £29,500 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.08% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SMS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

SMS Salary Trend in Devon

SMS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 2 £30,000 -
SMS
South West

SMS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) W3C
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP