Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 158 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +194
Permanent jobs citing SMS 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% - -
South East median annual salary £50,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.14% -12.94% -29.17%

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 315 553 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.37% 19.28% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 242 395 447
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,600 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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
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 18 February 2019. 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 +5 4 £50,000 +33.33%
SMS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 4 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) TIBCO