Period
to 17 December 2017

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

Short Message Service (SMS)
North East > Durham
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 29 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 0
Durham median annual salary £32,500 - -
North East median annual salary £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 Durham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 47 65 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 13.78% 24.44% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 23
Durham median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.84% +14.81%
10th Percentile £20,050 £26,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £50,240 £45,000 £43,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +3.08%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Durham

SMS
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for SMS in Durham

SMS
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Durham over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SMS in Durham

SMS
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Durham region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 16 £30,000 -
Darlington - 3 £35,000 -
Hartlepool - 1 £24,500 -
Billingham - 1 - -
SMS
North East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Durham region with a requirement for SMS.

1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) Time Management
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
2 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.69%) Critical Success Factor
2 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
2 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Data Management
3 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.34%) User Stories
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Product Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) QA
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Business Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
2 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (10.34%) IT Support
2 3 (10.34%) Product Owner
2 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) Aurelia
3 1 (3.45%) Laravel
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Driving Licence
1 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (6.90%) Tandem
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) Time Management
2 6 (20.69%) Critical Success Factor
2 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.34%) Data Management
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Product Management
3 3 (10.34%) User Stories
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.45%) Data Security
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Logistics
5 1 (3.45%) MSF
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle