The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 133 135
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 1 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.051% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.71% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £22,500 £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -59.09% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Smartphone is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 766 980 697
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 38.88% 41.95% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 563 600 568
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Smartphone as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Birmingham

Smartphone
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Smartphone in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Smartphone in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Telematics

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Web Tester
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Forensic Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) iPhone
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Android Development
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 4 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Telematics
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) GNVQ
2 2 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) EnCase
1 1 (12.50%) FTK
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco