The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 189 182 171
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Handset 5 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.10% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.32% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 22
Average salary £50,000 £28,750 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -31.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1259 1262 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.03% 31.93% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1080 1095
Average salary £40,325 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Handset
South East

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Hampshire

Handset
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Handset
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +15 3 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Handset
South East

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (50.00%) MFC
2 3 (50.00%) STL
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) 3G
2 3 (50.00%) 2G
2 3 (50.00%) ZigBee
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Symbian
4 1 (16.67%) Python

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) 2G
1 3 (50.00%) ZigBee
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Baseband Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MFC
1 3 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) UML
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Symbian
Southampton
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago