The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +18.05%
SMS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 88 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 14.52% 10.60% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 103 79 86
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,490 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Warwickshire