The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 24 July 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 London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 596 550 534
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -16
Permanent jobs citing Handset 42 56 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 83
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18028 17249 20230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.11% 38.96% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14877 14046 17462
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Handset
England

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in London

Handset
Salary Trend in London

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

Handset Salary Trend in London

Handset
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in London

Handset
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
City of London -8 21 £30,000 -45.45% 7
Handset
England

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 32 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 30 (34.09%) Windows
3 29 (32.95%) MS Office
4 28 (31.82%) Mobile App
5 26 (29.55%) VoIP
6 25 (28.41%) Java
7 23 (26.14%) Android
8 22 (25.00%) GSM
8 22 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 21 (23.86%) Cisco
9 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
10 20 (22.73%) Windows XP
10 20 (22.73%) Degree
11 18 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (19.32%) Intel
12 17 (19.32%) Windows 2000
12 17 (19.32%) Mitel
12 17 (19.32%) LANDesk
13 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 14 (15.91%) SQL
15 13 (14.77%) C
15 13 (14.77%) C++
15 13 (14.77%) Google
15 13 (14.77%) Android Development
16 12 (13.64%) XMPP
16 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (12.50%) Subversion
17 11 (12.50%) J2SE
17 11 (12.50%) JNI
17 11 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 18 (20.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (32.95%) MS Office
2 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.55%) VoIP
2 22 (25.00%) GSM
3 8 (9.09%) LTE
4 7 (7.95%) LAN
5 6 (6.82%) DSL
5 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.41%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (3.41%) RTCP
6 3 (3.41%) RTP
6 3 (3.41%) SCCP
7 2 (2.27%) RNC
7 2 (2.27%) DHCP
7 2 (2.27%) DNS
7 2 (2.27%) UMTS
7 2 (2.27%) GPRS
7 2 (2.27%) HSPA
8 1 (1.14%) NFC
8 1 (1.14%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Subversion
2 10 (11.36%) Robotium
2 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.41%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) NUnit
4 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 8 (9.09%) Banking
3 8 (9.09%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Marketing
5 4 (4.55%) Games
5 4 (4.55%) Legal
6 3 (3.41%) Electronics
7 2 (2.27%) Dutch Language
7 2 (2.27%) German Language
8 1 (1.14%) Polish Language
8 1 (1.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Developer
2 14 (15.91%) Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (14.77%) Android Developer
4 10 (11.36%) Support Analyst
4 10 (11.36%) Tester
5 8 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Mobile Tester
7 5 (5.68%) Architect
8 4 (4.55%) QA Tester
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Marketing Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.41%) VoIP Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.27%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (2.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.64%) XMPP
2 11 (12.50%) J2SE
2 11 (12.50%) JNI
3 6 (6.82%) XML
3 6 (6.82%) XSLT
4 2 (2.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.27%) Spring
4 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.27%) Google Maps API
4 2 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (1.14%) HTML5
5 1 (1.14%) Java SE
5 1 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.82%) Mobile App
2 22 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 10 (11.36%) Open Source
4 8 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.41%) iPhone
7 2 (2.27%) Blog
7 2 (2.27%) iPad
8 1 (1.14%) Social Media
8 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.09%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Android
3 20 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 17 (19.32%) Windows 2000
5 7 (7.95%) Linux
6 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) Android Development
2 12 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 10 (11.36%) Time Management
5 9 (10.23%) Project Management
5 9 (10.23%) Change Control
6 8 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 6 (6.82%) CRM
7 6 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.82%) Scrum
8 5 (5.68%) Logistics
9 4 (4.55%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.55%) QMS
10 3 (3.41%) Integration Testing
10 3 (3.41%) Manual Testing
10 3 (3.41%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.41%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) Java
2 14 (15.91%) SQL
3 13 (14.77%) C
3 13 (14.77%) C++
4 8 (9.09%) C#
5 6 (6.82%) VB
6 4 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (2.27%) Ruby
7 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) HND
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCSA
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco
2 17 (19.32%) Intel
2 17 (19.32%) Mitel
2 17 (19.32%) LANDesk
3 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.77%) Google
5 3 (3.41%) Polycom
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Reuters
6 2 (2.27%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.14%) DoubleClick
7 1 (1.14%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix
7 1 (1.14%) Avaya
7 1 (1.14%) CA
7 1 (1.14%) Symantec
7 1 (1.14%) Altiris
7 1 (1.14%) BT
7 1 (1.14%) Perforce
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