The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 866 824 670
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -154
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 9 24 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.024% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.050% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 176
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-26.58% +5.33%
Symbian
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50927 47766 53434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.19% 47.54% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40829 39630 45249
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symbian across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in England

Symbian
Salary Trend in England

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

Symbian Salary Trend in England

Symbian
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symbian across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Symbian Salary Histogram in England

Symbian
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symbian within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -22 5 £29,000 -3.33%
London -16 4 £80,000 +23.07% 1
Symbian
UK

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 48 (96.00%) Android
2 38 (76.00%) Blackberry
3 36 (72.00%) Java
4 35 (70.00%) Mobile App
5 28 (56.00%) Apple iOS
6 27 (54.00%) Windows
7 24 (48.00%) iPhone
8 22 (44.00%) CSS
8 22 (44.00%) HTML
9 21 (42.00%) Windows Mobile
9 21 (42.00%) iOS Development
10 19 (38.00%) Android Development
10 19 (38.00%) iPad
10 19 (38.00%) RESTful
10 19 (38.00%) Web Services
10 19 (38.00%) XML
11 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
11 18 (36.00%) jQuery
11 18 (36.00%) HTML5
12 17 (34.00%) CSS3
13 16 (32.00%) C++
14 15 (30.00%) JSON
14 15 (30.00%) Ajax
14 15 (30.00%) Web Development
15 14 (28.00%) XPath
15 14 (28.00%) Web 2.0
15 14 (28.00%) WebKit
15 14 (28.00%) SOAP
15 14 (28.00%) XSLT
15 14 (28.00%) Tomcat

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Symbian 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 Symbian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) NFC
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.00%) Games
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (74.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Web Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Mobile Web Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Android Developer
5 11 (22.00%) iOS Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (6.00%) Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Technology Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Tester
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Security Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Web Tester
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
1 22 (44.00%) CSS
2 19 (38.00%) Web Services
2 19 (38.00%) XML
2 19 (38.00%) RESTful
3 18 (36.00%) jQuery
3 18 (36.00%) HTML5
4 17 (34.00%) CSS3
5 15 (30.00%) Ajax
5 15 (30.00%) JSON
6 14 (28.00%) WebKit
6 14 (28.00%) SOAP
6 14 (28.00%) XSLT
7 9 (18.00%) J2ME
8 5 (10.00%) XSL
9 4 (8.00%) BREW
10 3 (6.00%) FBML
11 2 (4.00%) Sencha Touch
12 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
12 1 (2.00%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (76.00%) Blackberry
2 35 (70.00%) Mobile App
3 24 (48.00%) iPhone
4 19 (38.00%) iPad
5 14 (28.00%) Web 2.0
6 12 (24.00%) Online Games
7 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.00%) Social Media
7 3 (6.00%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
8 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.00%) Firmware
8 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (96.00%) Android
2 28 (56.00%) Apple iOS
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Phone
6 3 (6.00%) webOS
7 2 (4.00%) Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) iOS Development
2 19 (38.00%) Android Development
3 15 (30.00%) Web Development
4 14 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (14.00%) UML
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Use Case
7 3 (6.00%) Information Architecture
7 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.00%) Content Management
7 3 (6.00%) SEO
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) DNA
8 2 (4.00%) OOD
8 2 (4.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) User Stories
8 2 (4.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) C++
4 14 (28.00%) XPath
5 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
5 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) C
8 2 (4.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.00%) Sencha
2 1 (2.00%) Intel