The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 160 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
575 596 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.33% 18.65% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 461 526 467
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
England

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

SMS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XHTML
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago