Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Short Message Service (SMS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 109 107
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing SMS 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.71% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.07% 1.34% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,500 - £85,000
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 - £75,000

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 138 149 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 14.08% 10.96% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 131 120 178
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £51,750 £53,600
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

SMS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SMS in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SMS in Leicestershire

SMS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SMS within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Leicester +19 1 £20,000 - 2
SMS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SMS.

1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Drupal
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Umbraco

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 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) LINQ
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceStack
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing Technology
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Zend