The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 179 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.088% 0.030% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
SMS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
512 528 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.99% 15.91% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 445 429 449
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SMS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SMS Salary Trend in Manchester

SMS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SMS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SMS Salary Histogram in Manchester

SMS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £34,500 -
SMS
North West

SMS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DBA Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Sales Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 34,000
Posted: 4 days ago