The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 305 291 305
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Handset 21 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 20
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £42,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £78,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4573 5014 5148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.59% 41.84% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3762 4373 4722
Average salary £58,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.73% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Handset
London

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Handset
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Handset Salary Trend in the City of London

Handset
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in the City of London

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 25 (54.35%) Telecoms
2 20 (43.48%) VoIP
3 19 (41.30%) GSM
4 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
5 17 (36.96%) Java
6 14 (30.43%) MS Office
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) C++
8 12 (26.09%) C
8 12 (26.09%) XMPP
8 12 (26.09%) Android
9 11 (23.91%) JNI
9 11 (23.91%) J2SE
9 11 (23.91%) Mobile Application Development
9 11 (23.91%) Android Development
10 10 (21.74%) Robotium
10 10 (21.74%) Google
10 10 (21.74%) Subversion
10 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 10 (21.74%) Open Source
11 9 (19.57%) Windows
12 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.22%) SQL
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
13 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
13 6 (13.04%) DSL
13 6 (13.04%) Finance
13 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (13.04%) MySQL

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Office
2 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) VoIP
2 19 (41.30%) GSM
3 6 (13.04%) DSL
3 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (13.04%) LAN
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (2.17%) LTE
5 1 (2.17%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) 3G
5 1 (2.17%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Robotium
1 10 (21.74%) Subversion
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (54.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Dutch Language
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Android Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Programme Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Selenium Tester
8 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.35%) Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.17%) C++/Java Developer
9 1 (2.17%) RAN Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Software Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) XMPP
2 11 (23.91%) JNI
2 11 (23.91%) J2SE
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) Java SE
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Mobile App
2 10 (21.74%) Open Source
3 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
4 6 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (6.52%) iPhone
5 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.35%) Blog
6 2 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Android
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Mobile Application Development
1 11 (23.91%) Android Development
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) CRM
3 6 (13.04%) Time Management
4 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.70%) QMS
5 4 (8.70%) Change Control
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.35%) Operations Management
7 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.17%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.17%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) C++
2 12 (26.09%) C
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Google
3 5 (10.87%) Mitel
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) Intel
4 4 (8.70%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Reuters
5 2 (4.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.17%) Altiris
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Avaya
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Fidessa
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Nexmo
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago