Period
to 18 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SMS over the 6 months to 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 198 209
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 +51
Permanent jobs citing SMS 2 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.051% 0.61% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 3.62% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 17
East Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £33,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -13.64% -40.77%
10th Percentile £38,875 £16,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,625 £48,375 £53,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £38,497 £40,000
% change year-on-year +36.37% -3.76% -13.04%

SMS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 694 773 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.56% 16.76% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 522 566 621
East Midlands median annual salary £39,768 £39,659 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.27% +5.76% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in the East Midlands

SMS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SMS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for SMS in the East Midlands

SMS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -20 1 £47,500 +32.87%
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 -
SMS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing SMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SMS.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Vue.js
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) React Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Audit
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (50.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker