The first table below looks at the demand for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 179 167
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.13% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.65% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £25,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
846 773 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.76% 19.93% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 652 619 526
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
SMS
Yorkshire

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SMS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire