Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 76 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +79
Permanent jobs citing SMS 16 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.96% 0.62% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.22% 4.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -17.48% +47.14%

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 121 121 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.79% 14.92% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 102 108 169
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,250 £57,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year +28.57% +2.19% -8.67%

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

SMS
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SMS.

1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Statistics
5 3 (18.75%) Business Development
5 3 (18.75%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Cadence
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) SLA
5 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Flash
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Docker
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Contract Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Spanner
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) NewSQL
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Angular Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (12.50%) React Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
3 3 (18.75%) Flash
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (12.50%) React
5 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
5 1 (6.25%) HATEOAS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) OpenFin
5 1 (6.25%) React Native
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WebdriverIO
5 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (6.25%) Contactless
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.25%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Business Development
3 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (18.75%) Contract Management
3 3 (18.75%) Critical Success Factor
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Escalation Management
3 3 (18.75%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Design
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cadence
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP