The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough 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 - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough - - 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Handset
Leicestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 36.59% 48.57% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 9
Average salary £30,500 £19,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%