The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 58 54
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.47% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
SMS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 136 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 27.51% 30.84% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 51
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SMS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

SMS Salary Trend in Newbury