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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
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
121 117 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.11% 14.41% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 101 111 121
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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