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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.12%
SMS
South West

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
226 224 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.89% 21.44% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 183 183 118
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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