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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £28,375
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £41,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.31% +18.92%
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
237 299 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.33% 41.36% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 194 252 209
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Handset
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Handset Salary Trend in the North East

Handset
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Services Director