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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - - 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%
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
114 149 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.75% 27.29% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 79 150
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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