The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Computing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Computing
Rank 216 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Computing 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.075% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £24,000 £15,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £33,750 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +32.35%
Mobile Computing
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1718 1760 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.89% 33.10% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1479 1200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Mobile Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Computing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Computing across the West Midlands region.

Mobile Computing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Wolverhampton - 5 £24,000 -
Walsall - 1 £31,500 -
Mobile Computing
England

Mobile Computing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Computing 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 Mobile Computing.

1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) BCP
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Mobile Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mobile Computing 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 Mobile Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) BCP
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix