Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - - 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary - - -
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £39,500 -
% change year-on-year +8.23% - -

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 West Lothian with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 18.54% 12.28% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 17
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -39.29%
10th Percentile £31,000 £23,100 £19,650
90th Percentile £46,500 £52,250 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in West Lothian

SMS
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS in West Lothian.

Salary trend for SMS in West Lothian