Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 86 76
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.88% 0.64% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 3.79% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Devon median annual salary £32,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £28,100 - £28,750
90th Percentile £38,250 - £36,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 - £35,000

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 Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 78 132 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.73% 16.79% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 114 92
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £31,135 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.41% +3.78% -18.92%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £66,500 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Devon

SMS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for SMS in Devon

SMS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Exeter - 5 £32,500 - 1
SMS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) JSON

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Development Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Development Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA