The table below looks at the statistics for SMS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SMS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Short Message Service (SMS)
Rank - 262 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.072% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +16.25%
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
957 1181 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.26% 16.90% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 795 933 830
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SMS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago