The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 39
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 2.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.88%
SMS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 6 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.67% 5.56% 29.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 48
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -19.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

SMS
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

SMS Salary Trend in Macclesfield