The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - 99 78
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.088% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
361 563 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.12% 49.78% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 253 321 201
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Handset
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Handset Salary Trend in Glasgow

Handset
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Handset 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 Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Softphone
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Verint
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Handset 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 Handset. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Captivate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Softphone
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Verint