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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symbian
Rank 889 846 693
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -153
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 10 27 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.025% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.053% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 183
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-31.76% +13.33%

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
55037 50963 56951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.91% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43666 41693 47768
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
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 29 August 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 29 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 -50 9 £29,000 -47.27% 2
Manchester -8 5 £29,000 -3.33% 1
North West -13 5 £29,000 -3.33% 1
London -10 4 £80,000 +33.33% 1

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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 49 (96.08%) Android
2 39 (76.47%) Blackberry
3 37 (72.55%) Java
4 35 (68.63%) Mobile App
5 29 (56.86%) Apple iOS
6 28 (54.90%) Windows
7 24 (47.06%) iPhone
8 23 (45.10%) HTML
9 22 (43.14%) CSS
10 21 (41.18%) Windows Mobile
10 21 (41.18%) iOS Development
11 20 (39.22%) XML
12 19 (37.25%) Web Services
12 19 (37.25%) RESTful
12 19 (37.25%) iPad
12 19 (37.25%) Android Development
13 18 (35.29%) HTML5
13 18 (35.29%) jQuery
13 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
14 17 (33.33%) CSS3
15 16 (31.37%) C++
16 15 (29.41%) JSON
16 15 (29.41%) Ajax
16 15 (29.41%) Web Development
17 14 (27.45%) XPath
17 14 (27.45%) Web 2.0
17 14 (27.45%) WebKit
17 14 (27.45%) SOAP
17 14 (27.45%) XSLT
17 14 (27.45%) Tomcat

Symbian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) NFC
2 1 (1.96%) LTE
2 1 (1.96%) GPRS
2 1 (1.96%) GSM
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
2 1 (1.96%) UMTS
2 1 (1.96%) WLAN
2 1 (1.96%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 12 (23.53%) Games
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 30 (58.82%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Web Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Mobile Web Developer
5 11 (21.57%) iOS Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Android Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Architect
8 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.84%) C++ Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (5.88%) Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Programmer
9 3 (5.88%) Technology Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Web Tester
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Tester
10 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) CSS
3 20 (39.22%) XML
4 19 (37.25%) Web Services
4 19 (37.25%) RESTful
5 18 (35.29%) HTML5
5 18 (35.29%) jQuery
6 17 (33.33%) CSS3
7 15 (29.41%) JSON
7 15 (29.41%) Ajax
8 14 (27.45%) XSLT
8 14 (27.45%) SOAP
8 14 (27.45%) WebKit
9 9 (17.65%) J2ME
10 5 (9.80%) XSL
11 4 (7.84%) BREW
12 3 (5.88%) FBML
13 2 (3.92%) Sencha Touch
14 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
14 1 (1.96%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (76.47%) Blackberry
2 35 (68.63%) Mobile App
3 24 (47.06%) iPhone
4 19 (37.25%) iPad
5 14 (27.45%) Web 2.0
6 12 (23.53%) Online Games
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (5.88%) Social Media
7 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.92%) Firmware
8 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
8 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.96%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (96.08%) Android
2 29 (56.86%) Apple iOS
3 28 (54.90%) Windows
4 21 (41.18%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Phone
6 3 (5.88%) webOS
7 2 (3.92%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.96%) bada
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) iOS Development
2 19 (37.25%) Android Development
3 15 (29.41%) Web Development
4 14 (27.45%) MVC
5 7 (13.73%) UML
6 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) Use Case
7 3 (5.88%) Information Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.88%) Content Management
7 3 (5.88%) SEO
7 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.88%) DNA
8 2 (3.92%) OOD
8 2 (3.92%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.92%) User Stories
8 2 (3.92%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) C++
4 14 (27.45%) XPath
5 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 4 (7.84%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) C
8 2 (3.92%) SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.92%) Sencha
2 1 (1.96%) Intel
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