The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
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 Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 107 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.18% 20.70% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 82 70 104
Median salary £43,250 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.89% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,300 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SMS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

SMS Salary Trend in Watford