Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 32 33
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - 1.37% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.09% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Bolton median annual salary - £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -25.00% -
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £38,750 £39,250
% change year-on-year -25.16% -1.27% -12.78%

SMS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 12.75% 15.07% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 37
Bolton median annual salary £27,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.14% +3.57% -22.22%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £38,000 £60,000 £64,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.88%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Bolton

SMS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for SMS in Bolton