The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset 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
Handsets
Rank - - 82
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £19,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Handset
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 301 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.19% 25.86% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 212 267 226
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Handset
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Handset Salary Trend in South Wales