The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
SMS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.75% 5.41% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 31
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,300 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SMS
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

SMS Salary Trend in Halifax