The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - 161 169
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £22,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -71.87%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Handset
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1225 1238 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.82% 39.18% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 567 758 815
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Handset
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Handset Salary Trend in Scotland