Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 15 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.16% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 - -
South West median annual salary £41,500 - £37,500

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 Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 195 200 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 15.07% 15.42% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 153 173 162
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £22,550 £23,500 £19,775
90th Percentile £53,300 £57,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Somerset

SMS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SMS in Somerset

SMS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SMS in Somerset

SMS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Bath - 9 £41,500 -
Taunton - 5 £41,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £24,000 -
SMS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SMS.

1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) Google
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) ISO 22301
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) QA
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) npm
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) Grunt
2 1 (6.67%) gulp
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Junior
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Junior Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) CentOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 22301
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Progress
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) VMware