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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 99 106
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +8.84%
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
527 449 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.43% 37.54% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 224 296 299
Median salary £38,380 £43,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.74% -8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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