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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 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 £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
29 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.59% 28.95% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 55
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £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

SMS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) SMPP
1 1 (100.00%) XAML
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMPP
1 1 (100.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XAML