The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.46% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.26% 14.60% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 18 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
London

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SMS
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

SMS Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

SMS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree