The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 240 265
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.065% 0.041%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £21,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -35.82%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £37,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +21.95%
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2594 2200 2578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.26% 35.85% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 1737 2186
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Handset
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Handset Salary Trend in the North West

Handset
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification