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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank - 239 -
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.083% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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
1608 1552 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.34% 21.43% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1308 1238 1411
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) SMS
1 15 (100.00%) NFC
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) Blackberry
2 14 (93.33%) XAML
2 14 (93.33%) WPF
2 14 (93.33%) Multithreading
2 14 (93.33%) Android
2 14 (93.33%) MSTest
2 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
2 14 (93.33%) MSBuild
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Phone
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) Visual Studio
3 13 (86.67%) NUnit
3 13 (86.67%) Banking
3 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
4 12 (80.00%) XML
4 12 (80.00%) XSLT
4 12 (80.00%) MVC
4 12 (80.00%) ISO 8583
4 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 12 (80.00%) Java ME
4 12 (80.00%) WCF
4 12 (80.00%) LINQ
4 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (100.00%) SMS
1 15 (100.00%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) MSTest
1 14 (93.33%) MSBuild
2 13 (86.67%) Visual Studio
2 13 (86.67%) NUnit
3 12 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (73.33%) WiX
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 13 (86.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 13 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) Systems Developer
4 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 5 (33.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Functional Tester
8 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (6.67%) Tester
8 1 (6.67%) Junior
8 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
8 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) WPF
3 13 (86.67%) .NET Framework
4 12 (80.00%) Java ME
4 12 (80.00%) WCF
4 12 (80.00%) LINQ
4 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (80.00%) XML
4 12 (80.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Android
1 14 (93.33%) Apple iOS
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Phone
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Multithreading
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) XAML
3 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Telerik