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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Smartphone
Rank 190 201 174
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 7 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.020% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.085% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 18
Average salary £23,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £29,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Smartphone across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Smartphone Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +11 4 £23,000 -20.68%
Wolverhampton - 2 £36,250 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Smartphone
England

Smartphone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (40.74%) SQL
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
3 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
3 8 (29.63%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
3 8 (29.63%) LAN
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
3 8 (29.63%) Apple
3 8 (29.63%) Dell
3 8 (29.63%) Sophos
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Password Management
4 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
5 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) Northgate
5 6 (22.22%) Civica
5 6 (22.22%) Capita
5 6 (22.22%) Academy Housing
5 6 (22.22%) Orchard
5 6 (22.22%) arcHouse
5 6 (22.22%) Android
5 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) .NET

Smartphone
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Academy Housing
1 6 (22.22%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) OLAP
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Zend Studio
2 2 (7.41%) PhoneGap
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) NetBeans
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
1 9 (33.33%) HTML5
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) Worklight
5 3 (11.11%) MDX
6 2 (7.41%) Dojo
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
6 2 (7.41%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (7.41%) XML
7 1 (3.70%) MEAP
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
2 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
2 8 (29.63%) Mac OS X
3 6 (22.22%) Android
4 5 (18.52%) Apple iOS
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) OO
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) Password Management
2 7 (25.93%) Change Control
3 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Android Development
4 4 (14.81%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) B2B
5 3 (11.11%) B2C
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Apple
2 8 (29.63%) Dell
2 8 (29.63%) Sophos
3 6 (22.22%) Northgate
3 6 (22.22%) Civica
3 6 (22.22%) Capita
3 6 (22.22%) Orchard
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Zend
5 2 (7.41%) Sencha
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix