The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
SMS
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 313 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.58% 26.68% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 186 268 152
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SMS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SMS Salary Trend in South Wales