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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 54
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - - 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
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
97 97 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.55% 23.95% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 81 73
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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