The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 127 134 134
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 4 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.98% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -27.77%
Handset
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
858 1121 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.01% 45.96% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 693 894 838
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Handset
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Handset Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Handset
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Handset
East of England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) MSTest
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (20.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (20.00%) Japanese Language
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (20.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree