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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 186
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.83%
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
409 634 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.55% 17.55% 24.63%
Number of salaries quoted 355 518 658
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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