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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 186 163
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.027% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
SMS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
535 593 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.59% 15.89% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 432 470 521
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SMS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

SMS Salary Trend in the East Midlands
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago