The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 78 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing iPad 13 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.34% 1.18% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.10% 3.31% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 0
Average salary £20,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
iPad
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
255 363 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.32% 35.69% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 223 316 296
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

iPad
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

iPad Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

iPad
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing iPad 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 iPad.

1 18 (94.74%) Apple
2 13 (68.42%) iPhone
2 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
3 12 (63.16%) Blackberry
3 12 (63.16%) Android
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Mac OS X
4 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 6 (31.58%) B2B
4 6 (31.58%) Content Management
4 6 (31.58%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Google
4 6 (31.58%) Telemarketing
4 6 (31.58%) Marketing
4 6 (31.58%) WordPress
4 6 (31.58%) Twitter
4 6 (31.58%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Advertising
5 1 (5.26%) Xcode
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) UX Design

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing iPad 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 iPad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Support Technician
1 12 (63.16%) Technical Support
2 6 (31.58%) Head of Social Media
3 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) iPhone
2 12 (63.16%) Blackberry
3 6 (31.58%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 12 (63.16%) Mac OS X
2 12 (63.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Content Management
1 6 (31.58%) Competitive Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Telemarketing
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
1 6 (31.58%) B2B
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) UX Design
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Apple
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Google
3 6 (31.58%) Twitter