The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank - - 89
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -4.54%
Handset
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
293 427 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 37.18% 47.03% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 237 394 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Handset
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Handset Salary Trend in Southampton