Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 169 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +207
Permanent jobs citing SMS 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.49% 0.034% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.61% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.62% - -
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 537 550 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.75% 18.66% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 393 391 542
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £39,584 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Buckinghamshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Buckinghamshire

SMS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Buckinghamshire

SMS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 12 £40,000 -38.46% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 - 1
Marlow - 1 £50,000 -
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (28.57%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (21.43%) R
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) SPSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) ETL

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon QuickSight
4 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
3 1 (7.14%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Analytics
1 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Actionable Insight
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Science
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (7.14%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) R
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
1 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Capita
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) OpenText
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata