Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 44 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.85% 4.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.34% 24.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £31,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% - -
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,250 £36,500 -
% change year-on-year -11.64% - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 145 103 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.70% 17.55% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 124 85 144
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,475 £21,900 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,000 £60,390
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +2.86% +7.69%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Newcastle upon Tyne

SMS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for SMS in Newcastle upon Tyne

SMS
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SMS.

1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) C#
5 8 (18.18%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) CSS
5 8 (18.18%) MVC
6 7 (15.91%) .NET
6 7 (15.91%) Windows
6 7 (15.91%) Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.36%) Office 365
8 5 (11.36%) Big Data
9 4 (9.09%) SaaS
9 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.82%) VBA
10 3 (6.82%) PHP
10 3 (6.82%) Python
10 3 (6.82%) Finance

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.36%) Big Data
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Graduate
5 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (6.82%) DBA
6 3 (6.82%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
1 8 (18.18%) HTML
2 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Core
4 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.55%) Angular 2
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Sass
5 2 (4.55%) Vue.js
5 2 (4.55%) WCF
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) Laravel
6 1 (2.27%) Qt
6 1 (2.27%) React
6 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.27%) EPoS
2 1 (2.27%) Fintech
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) MVC
2 7 (15.91%) Analytics
3 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Data Science
6 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Marketing Analytics
6 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.55%) Decision-Making
7 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (2.27%) Physics
8 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 8 (18.18%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.82%) PHP
5 3 (6.82%) Python
5 3 (6.82%) VBA
6 2 (4.55%) ES6
6 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) R
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CISA
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) BT
1 1 (2.27%) Mitel
1 1 (2.27%) Openreach
1 1 (2.27%) VMware
1 1 (2.27%) Xamarin