The table below looks at the statistics for Series 60 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Series 60 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Series 60 (S60)
Rank - 235 246
Permanent jobs citing Series 60 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.060% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.12% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary - £41,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.33%
Series 60
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3171 3204 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.75% 48.25% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2728 2860 3099
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Series 60
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Series 60 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Series 60 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Series 60
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Series 60 across the North West region.

Series 60 Salary Trend in the North West