The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 250 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
SMPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1596 1475 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.38% 20.89% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1170 1494
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SMPP
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMPP across the East of England region.

SMPP Salary Trend in the East of England

SMPP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cambridgeshire - 8 £52,500 -
Essex - 2 £52,500 -
SMPP
England

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing SMPP 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 SMPP.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) SMS
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) Java ME
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) LINQ
1 10 (100.00%) NFC
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 10 (100.00%) MSTest
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 8 (80.00%) WiX
2 8 (80.00%) MSBuild
2 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 8 (80.00%) Telerik
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) TDD

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing SMPP 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 SMPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SMS
1 10 (100.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) MSTest
2 8 (80.00%) WiX
2 8 (80.00%) MSBuild
2 8 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (80.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) Java ME
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) LINQ
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) XSLT
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) XAML
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Telerik
2 4 (40.00%) Facebook