The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £43,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +25.00%
SMS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 59 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 16.58% 32.78% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 49 60
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SMS
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

SMS Salary Trend in Stevenage