Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 - +206
Permanent jobs citing SMS 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -
South East median annual salary £40,250 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.33% -25.00% -28.57%

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 354 546 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.17% 18.97% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 268 413 499
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £24,700 £25,750 £23,950
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +22 9 £43,250 +1.76%
High Wycombe -9 1 £45,000 -
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) SPSS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) R
4 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (20.00%) Data Science
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database

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 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) SPSS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Science
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
1 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) OpenText
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata