Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 1.03% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
North Wales median annual salary £32,500 - -
Wales median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year -18.75% - -

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 North Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 11.34% 6.90% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
North Wales median annual salary £42,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.73% -8.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £33,450 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £28,750 £37,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.30% +2.67% -2.60%

SMS
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Wrexham - 1 £32,500 -
SMS
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend