The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -15.26%
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 Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 89 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.62% 10.55% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 115
Median salary £48,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SMS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

SMS Salary Trend in Coventry