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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 250 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% 0.028% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year
-21.05% -
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
1556 1521 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.46% 21.25% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1244 1500
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £55,000 £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 22 September 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 - 1 - -
SMPP
England

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) SMS
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Java ME
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) NFC
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) MSTest
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 6 (85.71%) WiX
2 6 (85.71%) MSBuild
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Telerik

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (100.00%) SMS
1 7 (100.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) MSTest
2 6 (85.71%) WiX
2 6 (85.71%) MSBuild
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (42.86%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) XSLT
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Java ME
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Regression Testing
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) XAML
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Facebook