The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Handsets
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.62% -9.37%
Handset
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
233 137 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.64% 28.25% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 183 114 125
Average salary £35,232 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.10% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Handset
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Handset Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Handset
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Handset Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear