The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Handset
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
155 148 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.16% 31.09% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 131 166
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,650 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Handset
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Handset Salary Trend in Liverpool

Handset
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App