The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 155 142
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.64% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £25,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
650 472 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.16% 16.95% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 510 375 382
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SMS
West Yorkshire

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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