Period
to 26 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -35 - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.12% 1.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 13.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Swindon median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year +52.94% - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 169 97 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 20.53% 14.72% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 148 84 110
Swindon median annual salary £46,875 £50,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +44.93% -8.00%
10th Percentile £25,925 £29,225 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,375 £52,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Swindon

SMS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for SMS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification