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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 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 - - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
131 132 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.17% 17.32% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 133
Median salary £44,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.72% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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