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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 139 118 149
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +31
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.041% 0.46% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 1.07% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.21% -38.50%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -20.75%
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
983 937 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.19% 43.24% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 687 746 1030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
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 22 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Handset
East of England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) TTCN
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) 3G
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) 2G
3 2 (28.57%) MKS
3 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Valgrind
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) TestLink
4 1 (14.29%) Wireshark

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) 3G
1 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) RNC
2 1 (14.29%) RTP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
2 1 (14.29%) Valgrind
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) TestLink
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Japanese Language
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Professional Services Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) TTCN
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) MKS
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