The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -14.89%
SMS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
380 411 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.12% 20.23% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 297 378 260
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Birmingham region.

SMS Salary Trend in Birmingham

SMS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Management

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Mobile Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Product Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Market Research
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cadence