Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMPP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1152 1173 1228
Rank change year-on-year +21 +55 +41
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 22 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.083% 0.082% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 47
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +80.56% -31.43%
10th Percentile £47,500 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +56.25% -31.43%

SMPP 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26657 30344 34401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.02% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21717 25034 28616
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SMPP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SMPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SMPP in England

SMPP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SMPP in England

SMPP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMPP in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SMPP in England

SMPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
London +34 21 £57,500 -23.33%
South East - 1 £32,500 -
SMPP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SMPP 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 England region with a requirement for SMPP.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (95.45%) MySQL
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) Java
3 17 (77.27%) TCP/IP
3 17 (77.27%) Python
3 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
4 16 (72.73%) Hamcrest
4 16 (72.73%) MongoDB
4 16 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (72.73%) NoSQL
4 16 (72.73%) JIRA
4 16 (72.73%) Open Source
4 16 (72.73%) SaaS
4 16 (72.73%) jMock
4 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 16 (72.73%) Jetty
4 16 (72.73%) Apache Wicket
4 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
4 16 (72.73%) Guice
4 16 (72.73%) TestNG
4 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 16 (72.73%) Hadoop
4 16 (72.73%) REST
4 16 (72.73%) HBase
4 16 (72.73%) Redis
4 16 (72.73%) JAX-RS
4 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
4 16 (72.73%) Microservices
4 16 (72.73%) Docker

SMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 16 (72.73%) Apache
1 16 (72.73%) Jetty
1 16 (72.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (22.73%) SMS
3 1 (4.55%) SS7
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) MySQL
2 16 (72.73%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 16 (72.73%) HBase
2 16 (72.73%) MongoDB
2 16 (72.73%) NoSQL
2 16 (72.73%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 16 (72.73%) Hamcrest
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
1 16 (72.73%) JIRA
1 16 (72.73%) jMock
1 16 (72.73%) JUnit
1 16 (72.73%) Maven
1 16 (72.73%) TestNG
General
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 14 (63.64%) Linux Developer
3 14 (63.64%) MySQL Developer
4 10 (45.45%) NoSQL Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Cloud Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
8 3 (13.64%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Programmer
9 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Developer
9 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Apache Wicket
1 16 (72.73%) Guice
1 16 (72.73%) Hibernate
1 16 (72.73%) JAX-RS
1 16 (72.73%) LAMP
1 16 (72.73%) REST
1 16 (72.73%) Spring
1 16 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) Data Security
2 16 (72.73%) Microservices
2 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
2 16 (72.73%) Open Source
2 16 (72.73%) SOA
2 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 12 (54.55%) Analytical Thinking
4 5 (22.73%) Mobile Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Bash Shell
1 17 (77.27%) Java
1 17 (77.27%) Python
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Docker