The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 107
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -16.66%  

Handset 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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 725 600 657
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 52.88% 50.85% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 553 498 544
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Handset in Cambridge

Handset
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Handset in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Handset 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum