The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.01% 13.05% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 115 79 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Scotland

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) EAI
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle