The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symbian
Rank 922 941 874
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -67
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 12 9 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.008% 0.059%
As % of the Vendors category 0.026% 0.018% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 56
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -56.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £31,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -56.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46430 50796 48789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.68% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38062 41730 38631
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Symbian
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symbian within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symbian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symbian
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symbian within the UK.

Symbian Salary Trend in the UK

Symbian
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symbian over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Symbian Salary Histogram in the UK

Symbian
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symbian within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 12 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Manchester +30 8 £50,000 +58.73%
North West +25 8 £50,000 +58.73% 1
London - 3 £62,500 -
City of London - 3 £62,500 -
Newbury - 1 £28,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £28,500 -
South East - 1 £28,500 -

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 22 (95.65%) Blackberry
1 22 (95.65%) Android
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Mobile
3 19 (82.61%) iOS Development
4 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (73.91%) Android Development
5 17 (73.91%) Apple iOS
5 17 (73.91%) Mobile App
6 14 (60.87%) Windows Phone
6 14 (60.87%) Use Case
6 14 (60.87%) Web Services
6 14 (60.87%) UML
6 14 (60.87%) J2ME
7 12 (52.17%) User Experience
7 12 (52.17%) RESTful
8 9 (39.13%) Mobile Development
9 7 (30.43%) iPhone
10 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 5 (21.74%) Objective-C
11 5 (21.74%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
11 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (21.74%) Memory Management
12 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
12 4 (17.39%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) C#
12 4 (17.39%) SQL
13 3 (13.04%) C++

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Symbian 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 Symbian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (13.04%) GPRS
1 3 (13.04%) GSM
1 3 (13.04%) LTE
1 3 (13.04%) NAS
1 3 (13.04%) UMTS
1 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.70%) 2G
2 2 (8.70%) 4G
2 2 (8.70%) GGSN
2 2 (8.70%) HSDPA
2 2 (8.70%) M3UA
2 2 (8.70%) MGW
2 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.70%) RNC
2 2 (8.70%) SCTP
2 2 (8.70%) SGSN
2 2 (8.70%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
2 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.70%) SQLite
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 14 (60.87%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (56.52%) Android Developer
3 13 (56.52%) iOS Android Developer
3 13 (56.52%) iOS Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) iPhone Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior iPhone Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) J2ME
1 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) DHTML
5 2 (8.70%) DOM
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Blackberry
2 17 (73.91%) Mobile App
3 12 (52.17%) User Experience
4 7 (30.43%) iPhone
5 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.70%) iPad
7 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Android
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Mobile
4 17 (73.91%) Apple iOS
5 14 (60.87%) Windows Phone
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 3 (13.04%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (13.04%) Solaris
7 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) iOS Development
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) Android Development
4 14 (60.87%) UML
4 14 (60.87%) Use Case
5 9 (39.13%) Mobile Development
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (21.74%) Memory Management
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
9 3 (13.04%) Validation
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (8.70%) Market Research
10 2 (8.70%) SDLC
10 2 (8.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Objective-C
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Apple Swift
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
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