The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 864 832 673
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -159
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 17 38 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.035% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.073% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 203
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54998 52169 56830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 48.12% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44076 42630 47908
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 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 -78 16 £47,500 -13.63% 5
London -39 11 £75,000 +36.36%
City of London -10 4 £47,500 -9.52%
North West -1 3 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Manchester -1 3 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East of England -15 2 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Cambridge - 2 £45,000 - 1

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 53 (96.36%) Android
2 40 (72.73%) Java
3 38 (69.09%) Blackberry
4 34 (61.82%) Mobile App
5 29 (52.73%) Apple iOS
6 28 (50.91%) iPhone
7 27 (49.09%) Windows
8 26 (47.27%) HTML
9 25 (45.45%) CSS
9 25 (45.45%) XML
10 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
10 21 (38.18%) jQuery
10 21 (38.18%) iPad
10 21 (38.18%) HTML5
11 20 (36.36%) CSS3
11 20 (36.36%) Windows Mobile
12 19 (34.55%) Web Services
13 18 (32.73%) Ajax
13 18 (32.73%) iOS Development
13 18 (32.73%) RESTful
14 17 (30.91%) Web Development
14 17 (30.91%) JSON
14 17 (30.91%) MVC
14 17 (30.91%) XSLT
15 16 (29.09%) SOAP
15 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
15 16 (29.09%) C++
15 16 (29.09%) Games
15 16 (29.09%) XPath
15 16 (29.09%) Web 2.0

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) NFC
2 1 (1.82%) LTE
2 1 (1.82%) GPRS
2 1 (1.82%) GSM
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) UMTS
2 1 (1.82%) WLAN
2 1 (1.82%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
General
1 16 (29.09%) Games
2 5 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) Mobile Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Web Developer
4 14 (25.45%) Mobile Web Developer
5 11 (20.00%) iOS Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Android Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.27%) C++ Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Technology Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Programmer
10 2 (3.64%) Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.64%) Web Tester
10 2 (3.64%) Security Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) HTML
2 25 (45.45%) CSS
2 25 (45.45%) XML
3 21 (38.18%) jQuery
3 21 (38.18%) HTML5
4 20 (36.36%) CSS3
5 19 (34.55%) Web Services
6 18 (32.73%) Ajax
6 18 (32.73%) RESTful
7 17 (30.91%) JSON
7 17 (30.91%) XSLT
8 16 (29.09%) SOAP
8 16 (29.09%) WebKit
9 7 (12.73%) J2ME
10 5 (9.09%) XSL
10 5 (9.09%) BREW
11 3 (5.45%) FBML
12 2 (3.64%) Sencha Touch
13 1 (1.82%) Ext JS
13 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 38 (69.09%) Blackberry
2 34 (61.82%) Mobile App
3 28 (50.91%) iPhone
4 21 (38.18%) iPad
5 16 (29.09%) Web 2.0
6 14 (25.45%) Online Games
7 3 (5.45%) Social Media
7 3 (5.45%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
7 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.64%) Firmware
8 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.64%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.82%) Handset
9 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.82%) W3C
9 1 (1.82%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Android
2 29 (52.73%) Apple iOS
3 27 (49.09%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.45%) webOS
7 2 (3.64%) Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.82%) bada
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.82%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) iOS Development
2 17 (30.91%) Web Development
2 17 (30.91%) MVC
3 16 (29.09%) Android Development
4 5 (9.09%) UML
4 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.09%) Content Management
5 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
5 3 (5.45%) Information Architecture
5 3 (5.45%) Information Security
5 3 (5.45%) SEO
5 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.45%) DNA
6 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 2 (3.64%) OOP
6 2 (3.64%) OO
6 2 (3.64%) OOD
6 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Java
2 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) C++
3 16 (29.09%) XPath
4 8 (14.55%) Objective-C
5 7 (12.73%) PHP
6 5 (9.09%) C#
7 3 (5.45%) C
7 3 (5.45%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) XAML
8 1 (1.82%) VB
8 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.64%) Nokia
1 2 (3.64%) Sencha
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) Intel
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