The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +6.66%
SMS
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 80 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.57% 13.86% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 75
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Derbyshire region.

SMS Salary Trend in Derbyshire