The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - - 101
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year +14.09% -19.45%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 107 248 200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 12.65% 23.37% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 81 172 159
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SMS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Gloucestershire