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 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 - - 99
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
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
578 386 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.28% 36.04% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 299 254 272
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,060 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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