The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 34
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - - 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
SMS
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.62% 16.98% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 17
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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