The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 187 187
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.028% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.72% -15.26%
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
437 586 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.93% 16.69% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 379 492 564
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SMS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SMS Salary Trend in Leeds

SMS
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SMS.

1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis