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 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 191 174 168
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Handset 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% 0.079% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.24% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 11
Average salary £33,500 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.27% -51.11%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £37,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-21.33% -10.71%
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
1312 1270 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.19% 33.38% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1063 1069
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £24,100 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Handset across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Handset across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Handset Salary Histogram in Manchester

Handset
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Handset within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Handset
North West

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (28.57%) UIKit
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (28.57%) UIKit
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) iOS SDK
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
4 1 (14.29%) JSF
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) SecurID
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Polycom
2 1 (14.29%) Tandberg
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago