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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank 194 187 190
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.027% 0.052% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.067% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £30,000 £17,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -51.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
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
1486 1393 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.18% 36.49% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1121 1030
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 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%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) Autodesk
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
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%) Photoshop
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%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) GENBAND
2 2 (33.33%) Sonus
2 2 (33.33%) BroadSoft
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

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:

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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
General
1 3 (50.00%) Games
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
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%) Project Manager
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
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%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
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