The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 25 July 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 South East region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank - 433 428
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 0 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.023% 0.056%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.045% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 13
Average salary - £43,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.86%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.45% +3.12%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11367 11134 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.06% 50.27% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 9044 9617
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,503 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symbian
England

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Symbian
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Symbian Salary Trend in the South East

Symbian
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Android

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Web Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA