The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Handsets
South West / Dorset
Rank - 90 95
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.34% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £18,500 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £31,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +5.08%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 295 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 40.78% 35.84% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 132 155 205
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Handset
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Handset Salary Trend in Dorset