The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 243 248 232
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3209 3502 3269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.72% 47.52% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2546 2870 2866
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symbian
England

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Symbian
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Symbian Salary Trend in the North West

Symbian
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 Symbian within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 12 £30,000 - 1
Symbian
England

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 19 (95.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (95.00%) Android Development
3 17 (85.00%) Blackberry
3 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
4 16 (80.00%) iOS Development
5 11 (55.00%) C++
5 11 (55.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) iPhone
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (25.00%) Use Case
7 5 (25.00%) Market Research
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
7 5 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) J2ME
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Phone
7 5 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (25.00%) Big Data
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
9 1 (5.00%) Selenium
9 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (5.00%) Firebug
9 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Symbian 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 Symbian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Xcode
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Firebug
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Robotium
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (70.00%) Android Developer
4 11 (55.00%) iOS Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (20.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
1 5 (25.00%) J2ME
1 5 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) Series 60
3 1 (5.00%) iPhone SDK
3 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Mobile App
2 17 (85.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (30.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Android
2 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Android Development
2 16 (80.00%) iOS Development
3 5 (25.00%) Market Research
3 5 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (25.00%) UML
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C++
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
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