The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 30 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 87 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
256 238 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.36% 21.14% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 234 208 178
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
Wales

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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