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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Computing
Rank - 187 198
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Computing 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.048% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.00%
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
1475 1295 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.94% 30.92% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 1051 1227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix