The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - 106
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £44,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +27.14%
Handset
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
531 563 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.74% 38.01% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 268 351 362
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Handset
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Handset Salary Trend in Edinburgh