The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 102 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.083% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.94%
SMS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 135 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.23% 11.22% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 70 86 91
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SMS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

SMS Salary Trend in Glasgow