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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Handsets
Rank 19 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.83% - 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% - 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Handset
Hertfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 21.67% 44.97% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 58 27
Average salary £27,500 £38,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.10% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Handset
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Handset Salary Trend in Stevenage

Handset
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Handset 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 Handset.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM

Handset
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Handset 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 Handset. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (50.00%) HSPA
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Becrypt