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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.83%
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
139 81 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.05% 10.90% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 131 75 111
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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