The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - 187 168
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.15% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.52% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £43,750 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +3.55%
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1003 1165 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.80% 28.38% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 795 1024 780
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Handset
North West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wyse
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (33.33%) UIKit
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Cocoa
1 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 1 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (33.33%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Wyse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy