Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 81 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.32% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 75 0 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 - -
North East median annual salary £34,000 - -

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 222 153 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.32% 15.19% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 198 137 77
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.45% -4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £54,250
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -7.75%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 - 64 £34,000 - 10
Sunderland - 6 £40,000 -
Gateshead - 5 £45,000 -
South Tyneside - 4 £28,500 -
Hebburn - 1 £28,000 -
North Tyneside - 1 £22,500 -
SMS
North East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 24 (29.63%) SQL
2 19 (23.46%) C#
3 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.99%) .NET
4 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
5 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.28%) MVC
7 12 (14.81%) HTML
7 12 (14.81%) CSS
8 11 (13.58%) Web Development
8 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (12.35%) Windows
9 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.64%) jQuery
12 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
12 7 (8.64%) ITIL
13 6 (7.41%) Finance
13 6 (7.41%) VMware
13 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (6.17%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
14 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (6.17%) SAN
15 4 (4.94%) Workflow

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 (2.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.23%) MTS
2 1 (1.23%) nginx
2 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.23%) InDesign
2 1 (1.23%) InVision
2 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Boomi
2 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 3 (3.70%) DHCP
2 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) BGP
3 1 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.23%) IPsec
3 1 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (1.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (12.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 2 (2.47%) Power BI
6 2 (2.47%) QlikView
7 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Games
2 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) C# Developer
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Developer
4 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Product Specialist
7 6 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 4 (4.94%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) .NET
2 12 (14.81%) CSS
2 12 (14.81%) HTML
3 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.64%) jQuery
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.94%) Web Services
6 3 (3.70%) .NET Core
6 3 (3.70%) Angular 2
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.47%) CSS3
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
7 2 (2.47%) LINQ
7 2 (2.47%) Sass
7 2 (2.47%) WCF
7 2 (2.47%) WPF
8 1 (1.23%) Laravel
8 1 (1.23%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.70%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) CentOS
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.28%) MVC
3 11 (13.58%) Web Development
4 7 (8.64%) ITIL
5 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.94%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (4.94%) Front End Development
7 4 (4.94%) Information Security
7 4 (4.94%) OO
7 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.94%) Scrum
7 4 (4.94%) User Stories
7 4 (4.94%) Workflow
8 3 (3.70%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.70%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) SQL
2 19 (23.46%) C#
3 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.94%) PHP
5 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.70%) C
6 3 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (2.47%) C++
8 1 (1.23%) ES6
8 1 (1.23%) Java
8 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) R
8 1 (1.23%) RPG
8 1 (1.23%) RPG III
8 1 (1.23%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.47%) CCNA
2 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.47%) MCP
2 2 (2.47%) MCSA
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) PMO
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) Docker
4 1 (1.23%) Gluster
4 1 (1.23%) LXC
4 1 (1.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Ansible
1 1 (1.23%) Graphite
1 1 (1.23%) Graylog
1 1 (1.23%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.23%) Icinga
1 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.23%) logstash
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
1 1 (1.23%) Salt
1 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) IBM
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.23%) Tableau
3 1 (1.23%) TIBCO