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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 865 926 967
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +41
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 22 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.015% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.089% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 10
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £41,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -24.32%
SMPP
UK

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
15627 17912 19820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.12% 17.33% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13102 14682 15948
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,405 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East Midlands - 18 £44,000 -
London - 3 £70,000 -
South East - 1 - -
SMPP
UK

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 22 (62.86%) Web Services
3 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 20 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (54.29%) Redis
4 19 (54.29%) Riak
4 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
4 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
4 19 (54.29%) RESTful
4 19 (54.29%) Selenium
4 19 (54.29%) ReSharper
4 19 (54.29%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (54.29%) SDLC
4 19 (54.29%) MVC
4 19 (54.29%) Games
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) NUnit
4 19 (54.29%) Google
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) C#
4 19 (54.29%) .NET
5 17 (48.57%) TDD
6 12 (34.29%) ISTQB
6 12 (34.29%) 2G
6 12 (34.29%) OO
6 12 (34.29%) VoIP
6 12 (34.29%) HTTP
6 12 (34.29%) SOAP
6 12 (34.29%) ISEB
6 12 (34.29%) 3G

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 19 (54.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) 2G
1 12 (34.29%) 3G
1 12 (34.29%) 4G
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
1 12 (34.29%) INAP
1 12 (34.29%) M3UA
1 12 (34.29%) SCCP
1 12 (34.29%) SCTP
1 12 (34.29%) SIGTRAN
1 12 (34.29%) TCAP
1 12 (34.29%) VoIP
2 8 (22.86%) RANAP
3 4 (11.43%) 3GPP
3 4 (11.43%) GPRS
3 4 (11.43%) GSM
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) UMTS
4 2 (5.71%) tcpdump
4 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Redis
1 19 (54.29%) Riak
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 19 (54.29%) NUnit
2 19 (54.29%) ReSharper
2 19 (54.29%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 19 (54.29%) Games
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) .NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) .NET Software Developer
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# Developer
2 19 (54.29%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Management Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Network Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Test Leader
3 4 (11.43%) Testing Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Testing
4 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Lead iOS Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) Web Services
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) AngularJS
2 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
2 19 (54.29%) RESTful
3 12 (34.29%) SOAP
4 7 (20.00%) Ajax
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 7 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) MVC
2 19 (54.29%) SDLC
3 17 (48.57%) TDD
4 12 (34.29%) Defect Management
4 12 (34.29%) OO
5 10 (28.57%) SOLID
6 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (22.86%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (22.86%) Test Management
8 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
9 6 (17.14%) Test Strategy
9 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
10 4 (11.43%) Validation
11 3 (8.57%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) ISEB
1 12 (34.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Google
2 8 (22.86%) Agilent
3 4 (11.43%) HP