The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank 55 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.21% 1.39% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.74% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -10.71%
Handset
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
194 219 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 41.19% 50.81% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 125 99 128
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Handset
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

Handset Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Handset
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Broadband
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
1 9 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 9 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Smartphone

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (100.00%) Broadband
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 9 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Smartphone
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) TIBCO