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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
England / East Midlands
Rank - 169 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%

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
443 523 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.19% 16.46% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 334 396 436
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SMS.

1 6 (60.00%) B2B
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) WFM
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Product Management
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) CMS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Head of Development
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Trainee
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Trainee
2 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Trainee Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (30.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) B2B
1 6 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (30.00%) Product Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) WFM
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy