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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
UK / England
Rank 821 882 933
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +51
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 12 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.018% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.091% 0.11% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Median salary £67,500 £51,250 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £36,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £36,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+80.55% -29.75%

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
13194 15741 17902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.77% 16.83% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 13192 14613
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +51 8 £70,000 +5.66%
East of England +21 4 £65,000 +30.00%
SMPP
UK

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Linux
4 13 (68.42%) Web Services
4 13 (68.42%) MySQL
4 13 (68.42%) Java
4 13 (68.42%) Apache
4 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
4 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
5 12 (63.16%) Guice
5 12 (63.16%) TestNG
5 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
5 12 (63.16%) Jetty
5 12 (63.16%) Apache Wicket
5 12 (63.16%) Multithreading
5 12 (63.16%) Hadoop
5 12 (63.16%) SaaS
5 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
5 12 (63.16%) Hamcrest
5 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
5 12 (63.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
5 12 (63.16%) REST
5 12 (63.16%) Process Improvement
5 12 (63.16%) HBase
5 12 (63.16%) Redis
5 12 (63.16%) JAX-RS
5 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
5 12 (63.16%) Docker
5 12 (63.16%) Microservices

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 13 (68.42%) Apache
1 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
2 12 (63.16%) Jetty
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) NFC
2 4 (21.05%) SMS
3 2 (10.53%) 2G
3 2 (10.53%) 3G
3 2 (10.53%) 4G
3 2 (10.53%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (10.53%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (10.53%) TCAP
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) MySQL
2 12 (63.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (63.16%) Hadoop
2 12 (63.16%) HBase
2 12 (63.16%) MongoDB
2 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 12 (63.16%) Redis
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (63.16%) Hamcrest
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 12 (63.16%) JIRA
2 12 (63.16%) jMock
2 12 (63.16%) JUnit
2 12 (63.16%) Maven
2 12 (63.16%) TestNG
3 4 (21.05%) MSBuild
3 4 (21.05%) MSTest
3 4 (21.05%) NUnit
3 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Development Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Development Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Java Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Java Development Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Java Team Leader
2 5 (26.32%) Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Development Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Development Team Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Java Development Team Leader
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Web Services
2 12 (63.16%) Apache Wicket
2 12 (63.16%) Guice
2 12 (63.16%) Hibernate
2 12 (63.16%) JAX-RS
2 12 (63.16%) LAMP
2 12 (63.16%) REST
2 12 (63.16%) Spring
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (21.05%) LINQ
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Data Security
2 12 (63.16%) Microservices
2 12 (63.16%) Multithreading
2 12 (63.16%) Process Improvement
2 12 (63.16%) SOA
2 12 (63.16%) Unit Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Deployment
3 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) High Availability
5 6 (31.58%) Product Management
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) Release Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
3 12 (63.16%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V