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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 45 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.62% - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% - 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
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
95 107 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 29.60% 25.72% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 86
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

SMS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DNA
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Online Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DNA
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle