The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
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
109 138 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.47% 24.60% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 99 110 78
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 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 2 September 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