The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - - 123
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -27.77%
Handset
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
608 605 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.60% 34.67% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 474 398 430
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Cheshire
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago