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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 42 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford - 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £25,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
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
54 40 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 15.43% 11.70% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 66
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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