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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 885 853 701
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -152
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 11 28 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.026% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.055% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 184
Average salary £29,000 £56,250 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.44% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.62% -1.33%

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
53471 51051 57271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.47% 47.82% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42395 41823 47917
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Symbian Salary Histogram in the UK

Symbian
Top 4 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 17 September 2014. 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 -50 10 £29,000 -48.44% 2
Manchester -2 5 £29,000 -14.07% 2
London -13 5 £50,000 -29.82%
North West -18 5 £29,000 -14.07% 2

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 48 (97.96%) Android
2 37 (75.51%) Blackberry
3 36 (73.47%) Java
4 34 (69.39%) Mobile App
5 26 (53.06%) Windows
5 26 (53.06%) Apple iOS
6 25 (51.02%) iPhone
7 21 (42.86%) HTML
8 20 (40.82%) CSS
8 20 (40.82%) Web Services
8 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (38.78%) XML
9 19 (38.78%) Windows Mobile
9 19 (38.78%) Android Development
9 19 (38.78%) iOS Development
10 18 (36.73%) RESTful
10 18 (36.73%) iPad
11 17 (34.69%) jQuery
11 17 (34.69%) HTML5
12 16 (32.65%) C++
12 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
12 16 (32.65%) CSS3
13 14 (28.57%) Ajax
13 14 (28.57%) Web Development
13 14 (28.57%) JSON
14 13 (26.53%) SOAP
14 13 (26.53%) XSLT
14 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
14 13 (26.53%) MVC
14 13 (26.53%) Web 2.0

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) NFC
2 1 (2.04%) LTE
2 1 (2.04%) GPRS
2 1 (2.04%) GSM
2 1 (2.04%) SMS
2 1 (2.04%) UMTS
2 1 (2.04%) WLAN
2 1 (2.04%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.45%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Web Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Android Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Mobile Web Developer
5 9 (18.37%) iOS Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.16%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Programmer
9 3 (6.12%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (6.12%) Consultant
9 3 (6.12%) Technology Consultant
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
10 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
11 1 (2.04%) Test Engineer
11 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.86%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) CSS
2 20 (40.82%) Web Services
3 19 (38.78%) XML
4 18 (36.73%) RESTful
5 17 (34.69%) HTML5
5 17 (34.69%) jQuery
6 16 (32.65%) CSS3
7 14 (28.57%) JSON
7 14 (28.57%) Ajax
8 13 (26.53%) XSLT
8 13 (26.53%) SOAP
8 13 (26.53%) WebKit
9 9 (18.37%) J2ME
10 4 (8.16%) XSL
10 4 (8.16%) BREW
11 3 (6.12%) FBML
12 2 (4.08%) Sencha Touch
12 2 (4.08%) JNI
13 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (75.51%) Blackberry
2 34 (69.39%) Mobile App
3 25 (51.02%) iPhone
4 18 (36.73%) iPad
5 13 (26.53%) Web 2.0
6 11 (22.45%) Online Games
7 8 (16.33%) User Experience
8 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
8 3 (6.12%) Social Media
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (4.08%) Smartphone
9 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.08%) Firmware
9 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
9 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
10 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Android
2 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Apple iOS
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Mobile
4 11 (22.45%) Windows Phone
5 3 (6.12%) webOS
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.04%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.04%) bada
7 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Android Development
2 19 (38.78%) iOS Development
3 14 (28.57%) Web Development
4 13 (26.53%) MVC
5 7 (14.29%) UML
6 5 (10.20%) Use Case
7 3 (6.12%) Information Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) DNA
7 3 (6.12%) SEO
7 3 (6.12%) Content Management
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) OOD
8 2 (4.08%) DRM
8 2 (4.08%) Market Research
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.65%) C++
3 13 (26.53%) XPath
4 9 (18.37%) Objective-C
5 7 (14.29%) PHP
6 6 (12.24%) C#
7 4 (8.16%) SQL
8 3 (6.12%) C
9 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.08%) Sencha
2 1 (2.04%) Intel
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