Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 64 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.67% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 59 0 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 - -
North East median annual salary £33,750 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 199 164 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.53% 19.18% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 168 150 108
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -4.48% -4.29%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £21,425
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,750 £52,500
North East median annual salary £32,500 £33,125 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.89% +1.92% -7.14%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Tyne and Wear

SMS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for SMS in Tyne and Wear

SMS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Tyne and Wear

SMS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 56 £32,750 - 6
Sunderland - 3 £45,000 -
Gateshead - 3 £44,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 1 £22,500 -
South Tyneside - 1 - -
SMS
North East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SMS.

1 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) C#
2 14 (21.88%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) Windows
4 12 (18.75%) HTML
4 12 (18.75%) CSS
5 11 (17.19%) .NET
6 9 (14.06%) Web Development
7 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (12.50%) MVC
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
9 6 (9.38%) Analytics
9 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.81%) Python
10 5 (7.81%) WCF
10 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.25%) Marketing
11 4 (6.25%) Office 365
11 4 (6.25%) Big Data
11 4 (6.25%) OO
11 4 (6.25%) Web Services
11 4 (6.25%) PHP
11 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) MTS
2 1 (1.56%) nginx
2 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Boomi
3 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) DHCP
1 3 (4.69%) DNS
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) ADSL
3 1 (1.56%) BGP
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) IPsec
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.25%) Big Data
5 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) Redis
7 1 (1.56%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.94%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.81%) C# Web Developer
5 5 (7.81%) DBA
5 5 (7.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.69%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) CSS
1 12 (18.75%) HTML
2 11 (17.19%) .NET
3 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.81%) WCF
4 4 (6.25%) jQuery
4 4 (6.25%) Web Services
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.13%) JSON
6 2 (3.13%) Sass
6 2 (3.13%) WPF
7 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (1.56%) LINQ
7 1 (1.56%) OpenID
7 1 (1.56%) Qt
7 1 (1.56%) RESTful
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Life Science
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) CentOS
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Web Development
2 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.50%) MVC
3 7 (10.94%) Front End Development
4 6 (9.38%) Analytics
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (4.69%) Data Science
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL
6 3 (4.69%) Marketing Analytics
6 3 (4.69%) Scrum
6 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (3.13%) Line Management
7 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.13%) Mobile Development
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.88%) C#
2 14 (21.88%) SQL
3 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.81%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (4.69%) C++
6 3 (4.69%) ES6
6 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.69%) R
7 2 (3.13%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.56%) RPG
8 1 (1.56%) RPG III
8 1 (1.56%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.56%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) CCNA
1 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
1 2 (3.13%) MCP
1 2 (3.13%) MCSA
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) Gluster
3 1 (1.56%) LXC
3 1 (1.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Graphite
2 1 (1.56%) Graylog
2 1 (1.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.56%) Icinga
2 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.56%) logstash
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Salt
2 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) IBM
1 2 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe
2 1 (1.56%) BT
2 1 (1.56%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Mitel
2 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.56%) Openreach
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.56%) Xamarin