The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 117 96 122
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 1 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.056% 1.08% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 2.93% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 1
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +74.69%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-42.72% +22.22%
Symbian
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
599 546 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.82% 36.99% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 449 431 547
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symbian across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Symbian
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Symbian Salary Trend in Cambridge

Symbian
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) WebObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (100.00%) FogBugz
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) WebObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) FogBugz
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple