The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 140 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.046% - 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £31,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Handset
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
874 811 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.30% 39.97% 37.26%
Number of salaries quoted 711 611 564
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Handset
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Handset Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Handset
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £31,500 -
Handset
East of England

Handset
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Delphi
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft