The table below looks at the statistics for SMPP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMPP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
Rank 911 943 977
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +34
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 22 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.079% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 11
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16761 18943 20641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13956 15430 16500
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMPP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing SMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMPP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SMPP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMPP within the UK.

SMPP Salary Trend in the UK

SMPP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMPP over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

SMPP Salary Histogram in the UK

SMPP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 22 £44,000 +25.71% 1
East Midlands - 18 £44,000 - 1
Nottingham - 12 £44,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 12 £44,000 -
Derbyshire - 6 £34,000 - 1
Derby - 6 £34,000 - 1
London - 3 £70,000 -
South East - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

SMPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing SMPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SMPP.

1 24 (70.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 21 (61.76%) Web Services
3 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
3 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (52.94%) Redis
4 18 (52.94%) Riak
4 18 (52.94%) AngularJS
4 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
4 18 (52.94%) Selenium
4 18 (52.94%) ReSharper
4 18 (52.94%) RESTful
4 18 (52.94%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (52.94%) SDLC
4 18 (52.94%) MVC
4 18 (52.94%) Games
4 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (52.94%) NUnit
4 18 (52.94%) Google
4 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 18 (52.94%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) .NET
5 16 (47.06%) TDD
6 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
6 12 (35.29%) 2G
6 12 (35.29%) OO
6 12 (35.29%) VoIP
6 12 (35.29%) HTTP
6 12 (35.29%) SOAP
6 12 (35.29%) ISEB
6 12 (35.29%) 3G

SMPP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (52.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (55.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) 2G
1 12 (35.29%) 3G
1 12 (35.29%) 4G
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
1 12 (35.29%) INAP
1 12 (35.29%) M3UA
1 12 (35.29%) SCCP
1 12 (35.29%) SCTP
1 12 (35.29%) SIGTRAN
1 12 (35.29%) TCAP
1 12 (35.29%) VoIP
2 8 (23.53%) RANAP
3 4 (11.76%) 3GPP
3 4 (11.76%) GPRS
3 4 (11.76%) GSM
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) UMTS
4 2 (5.88%) tcpdump
4 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.94%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Redis
1 18 (52.94%) Riak
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
2 18 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 18 (52.94%) NUnit
2 18 (52.94%) ReSharper
2 18 (52.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 18 (52.94%) Games
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Software Developer
2 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (52.94%) C# .NET Developer
2 18 (52.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 18 (52.94%) C# Developer
2 18 (52.94%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Management Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Network Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Test Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Testing Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Head of Testing
4 2 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Web Services
2 18 (52.94%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
2 18 (52.94%) RESTful
3 12 (35.29%) SOAP
4 6 (17.65%) Ajax
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (17.65%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Android
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) MVC
2 18 (52.94%) SDLC
3 16 (47.06%) TDD
4 12 (35.29%) Defect Management
4 12 (35.29%) OO
5 10 (29.41%) SOLID
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (23.53%) Test Management
7 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.76%) Validation
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISEB
1 12 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Google
2 8 (23.53%) Agilent
3 4 (11.76%) HP
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