The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 131
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -15.78%  

SMS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 346 385 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.33% 17.70% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 273 310 373
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing SMS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Cambridgeshire

SMS
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) SMPP
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) NFC
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NFC
1 4 (100.00%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) LINQ
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Push Notifications
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL