The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.090% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Handset
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
437 396 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.37% 34.71% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 311
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Handset
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Handset Salary Trend in Kent

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (66.67%) Firebug
2 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) IMAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Firebug
1 2 (66.67%) Fiddler
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
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