Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 - 142
Rank change year-on-year - +142 -13
Permanent jobs citing SMS 18 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.20% - 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.00% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 - £35,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 300 489 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.95% 21.53% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 250 403 371
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,625 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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

SMS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Salary histogram for SMS in Gloucestershire

SMS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham - 14 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 3 £24,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £22,500 -
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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) HTML5
2 14 (77.78%) CSS3
2 14 (77.78%) Sass
2 14 (77.78%) LESS
2 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 14 (77.78%) WCF
2 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) C# Developer
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 12 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ICT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) ICT Technician
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) ICT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) CSS
1 15 (83.33%) HTML
1 15 (83.33%) HTML5
2 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 14 (77.78%) CSS3
2 14 (77.78%) LESS
2 14 (77.78%) Sass
2 14 (77.78%) WCF
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe