The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - - 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.36% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 18.18% 9.30% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £32,500 £28,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.07% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,400 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Scotland

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Fife