The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 91 100
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.11% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.51% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £38,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
189 197 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.37% 22.18% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 152 167
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SMS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire