The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.36% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.56% 27.07% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 79
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Gloucestershire

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

SMS
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

SMS Salary Trend in Gloucester

SMS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Symbian
1 1 (100.00%) Intel