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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 44
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
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
26 27 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 22.22% 21.95% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 40
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of job ads across the Stevenage region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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