The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
Handset
Somerset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
28 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 34.15% 31.91% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 34
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £41,200 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £44,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -