Period
to 21 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SMPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMPP over the 6 months to 21 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Peer-to-Peer (SMPP) Protocol
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 678 1078 1160
Rank change year-on-year +400 +82 +38
Permanent jobs citing SMPP 2 3 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% 0.014% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Median annual salary £72,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £71,250 - £45,000
90th Percentile £73,750 - £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £24,000

SMPP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,471 21,291 24,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.29% 15.54% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,948 16,347 19,238
Median annual salary £50,500 £45,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -3.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,750 £25,925
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SMPP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SMPP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SMPP in the UK

SMPP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SMPP.

Salary trend for SMPP in the UK

SMPP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMPP within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2020. 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
London - 2 £72,500 -
England - 2 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2020, IT jobs citing SMPP 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 with a requirement for SMPP.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Jetty
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Vue.js

SMPP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (100.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) JPA
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Vue.js
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes