Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +77
Permanent jobs citing SMS 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.97% 0.79% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 5.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 118 115 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.27% 15.09% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 149
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -7.14% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,125 £21,375 £21,750
90th Percentile £69,375 £57,000 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -7.28%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Docker
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (12.50%) Contactless
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) BrowserStack
4 1 (12.50%) WebdriverIO
4 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) IVR
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle

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 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Contactless
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) IVR
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) WFM
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP