The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 176 - 183
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.086% - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £25,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Handset
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1450 1256 1380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 41.56% 37.89% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1022 1070
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,950 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Handset as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Handset
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Handset Salary Trend in Manchester

Handset
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 3 £25,000 -
Handset
North West

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Handset also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Handset.

1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Autodesk
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Games
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
1 3 (50.00%) Texturing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) GENBAND
2 2 (33.33%) Sonus
2 2 (33.33%) BroadSoft
2 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) 3ds Max
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) WebEx
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Graphic Artist
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Animation
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Games
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Animation
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Texturing
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (33.33%) BroadSoft
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) GENBAND
2 2 (33.33%) Sonus
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft