The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank 233 257 258
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing SMS 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.018% 0.029% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £33,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -14.89%
SMS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
948 1133 1342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.07% 16.43% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 786 936 1047
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing SMS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SMS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) cPanel
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

SMS
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Sage