The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 70 64
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.45% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Handset
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
204 207 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.93% 34.50% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 172 153 133
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Handset
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Handset Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Handset
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Handset also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Handset also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Handset. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3G Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) LTE Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com