The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.05%
SMS
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 67 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.10% 13.67% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 118 56 138
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SMS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

SMS Salary Trend in Sheffield