The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 627 602 532
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -70
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 4 18 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.040% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.086% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 98
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.63%
Symbian
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21051 20845 22901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.50% 46.02% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17368 17488 19341
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in London

Symbian
Salary Trend in London

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

Symbian Salary Trend in London

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) iPhone
3 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
4 12 (60.00%) Blackberry
5 9 (45.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 8 (40.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) iPad
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
7 7 (35.00%) Android Development
7 7 (35.00%) Objective-C
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) C++
7 7 (35.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 6 (30.00%) Web Development
8 6 (30.00%) JSON
9 5 (25.00%) XPath
9 5 (25.00%) Online Games
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) RESTful
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (25.00%) Web 2.0
9 5 (25.00%) SOAP
9 5 (25.00%) Photoshop

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing Symbian 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 Symbian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) NFC
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C++ Programmer
4 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Programmer
5 2 (10.00%) Technology Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) HTML5
3 7 (35.00%) CSS3
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) Ajax
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) RESTful
5 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
5 5 (25.00%) WebKit
6 4 (20.00%) JNI
7 3 (15.00%) BREW
7 3 (15.00%) J2ME
8 2 (10.00%) XSL
8 2 (10.00%) FBML
9 1 (5.00%) Ext JS
9 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) iPhone
1 14 (70.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (35.00%) iPad
4 5 (25.00%) Online Games
4 5 (25.00%) Web 2.0
5 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (10.00%) Social Media
6 2 (10.00%) User Experience
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (10.00%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Android Development
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) DRM
5 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) DNA
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Content Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Market Research
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Objective-C
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) XPath
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager