The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 213 229
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%
SMS
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
645 710 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.62% 15.27% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 531 591 720
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

SMS
Top 3 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis