The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 217 201 190
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.58% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1243 1560 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.07% 28.15% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1322 1062
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Smartphone Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Smartphone
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Smartphone Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Smartphone
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 Smartphone within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 - 3 £35,000 -
Worcestershire -2 1 £25,000 -20.63% 1
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone.

1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (62.50%) NetBeans
2 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 5 (62.50%) Zend Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Dell

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Smartphone 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 Smartphone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) NetBeans
1 5 (62.50%) Zend Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Password Management
2 1 (12.50%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago