The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £30,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.78%
Handset
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 44.49% 30.34% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71 47 31
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,900 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Handset
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Handset Salary Trend in Chester