The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - 96
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +4.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 392 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.19% 40.04% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 239
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
South West

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Handset
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) Symbian
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) EJB
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Symbian