The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - - 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
Handset
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 45.81% 28.14% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105 39 55
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £20,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Handset
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Handset Salary Trend in Farnborough