Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 273 278
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.028% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.13% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 62
Median annual salary - £56,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +60.71% -30.00%
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +43.75% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 382 1,552 2,054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.04% 21.76% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 296 1,166 1,449
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,986 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.17% -3.19% +5.56%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in the East of England

SMS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SMS in the East of England.

Salary trend for SMS in the East of England