The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - 168
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.62% -9.37%
Handset
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1275 1215 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.49% 33.80% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1067 1014 965
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,250 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Handset
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Handset Salary Trend in the East Midlands