Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 116 103
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.31% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 1.36% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 - £85,000
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £65,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -42.31% -23.53% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 126 220 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.92% 15.43% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 116 180 155
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £47,500 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% - +10.00%

SMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing SMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for SMS in Leicestershire

SMS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for SMS in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO

SMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceStack
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL