The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
Handset
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
85 60 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 44.74% 48.39% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 89
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Handset
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Handset Salary Trend in the Midlands