The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - - 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
SMS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.51% 16.24% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 34
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £28,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SMS
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

SMS Salary Trend in Bradford