The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
UK / England
Rank 825 922 930
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +8
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.012% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.067% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 6
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +57.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £85,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +21.21%

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12830 16420 18328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.25% 17.22% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10512 13778 14925
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SMPP
Salary Trend in England

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

SMPP Salary Trend in England

SMPP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMPP across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SMPP Salary Histogram in England

SMPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +79 9 £70,000 +7.69%
East of England +18 1 £65,000 +30.00%
SMPP
UK

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing SMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) JUnit
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) Data Security
3 7 (53.85%) LAMP
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) JIRA
3 7 (53.85%) QA
3 7 (53.85%) jMock
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Jetty
3 7 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
3 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
3 7 (53.85%) Guice
3 7 (53.85%) TestNG
3 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (53.85%) Product Management
3 7 (53.85%) Hadoop

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) Jetty
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) NFC
2 4 (30.77%) SMS
3 2 (15.38%) 2G
3 2 (15.38%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) 4G
3 2 (15.38%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (15.38%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (15.38%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (53.85%) Hadoop
1 7 (53.85%) HBase
1 7 (53.85%) MongoDB
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
1 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
1 7 (53.85%) Redis
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
1 7 (53.85%) Hamcrest
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
1 7 (53.85%) jMock
1 7 (53.85%) JUnit
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
1 7 (53.85%) TestNG
2 4 (30.77%) MSBuild
2 4 (30.77%) MSTest
2 4 (30.77%) NUnit
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Development Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Development Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Java Development Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (38.46%) Development Team Manager
3 5 (38.46%) Java Development Team Leader
3 5 (38.46%) Java Team Leader
3 5 (38.46%) Team Leader
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
1 7 (53.85%) Guice
1 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
1 7 (53.85%) JAX-RS
1 7 (53.85%) LAMP
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) LINQ
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (53.85%) Data Security
2 7 (53.85%) Microservices
2 7 (53.85%) Multithreading
2 7 (53.85%) Process Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) Product Management
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V