The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.16% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+22.07% +2.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 175 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.75% 25.29% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 111 119 66
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
West Midlands

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SMS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing SMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) CRM Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA