The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 240 240 242
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.028% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.11% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -4.92%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -15.03%
Smartphone
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
1886 1903 1984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.69% 26.59% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1568 1705
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Smartphone
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Smartphone Salary Trend in the North West

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartphone across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Smartphone Salary Histogram in the North West

Smartphone
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 13 £42,500 +25.92% 4
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone.

1 12 (66.67%) Android
2 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
3 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
4 9 (50.00%) Subversion
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) iPad
4 9 (50.00%) iPhone
5 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
5 8 (44.44%) UIKit
5 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Games
5 8 (44.44%) Xcode
5 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
5 8 (44.44%) Google
5 8 (44.44%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
7 4 (22.22%) Selenium
8 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Apple
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (11.11%) Time Management
9 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 2 (11.11%) MS Office
9 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Broadband
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Xcode
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (44.44%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) iOS Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
1 8 (44.44%) UIKit
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.56%) Django
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) MooTools
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mobile App
2 9 (50.00%) iPhone
2 9 (50.00%) iPad
3 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Android
2 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
1 8 (44.44%) iOS Development
2 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Android Development
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Reuters
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
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