The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Smartphone
Rank 98 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 3 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 3.41% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 6
Average salary - £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Smartphone
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
471 410 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.65% 32.46% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 350 283 258
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,345
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Smartphone
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Smartphone Salary Trend in Essex

Smartphone
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Apple
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Handset
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DMZ

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Android
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) Apple