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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +9.09%
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
96 104 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.81% 15.20% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 84 78 136
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,080 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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