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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Short Message Service (SMS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 188 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%

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
540 503 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.90% 15.56% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 438 431 521
Median salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 2 £50,000 - 1
SMS
North West

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media
1 6 (100.00%) iPad
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (100.00%) Facebook
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Redis
2 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) New Relic
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) SignalR
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3

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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Redis
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Mercurial
2 3 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Angular Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) iPad
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Facebook
2 3 (50.00%) New Relic
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