Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 138 166
Rank change year-on-year -23 +28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.34% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 7
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £39,800 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,750 £44,625 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £56,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year -28.89% +78.57% +5.00%

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

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,322 845 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.17% 38.17% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 923 632 916
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -3.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +3.23%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in Cheshire

Smartphone
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £45,000 -
Knutsford - 3 - -
Warrington - 1 - - 1
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 8 (72.73%) Android
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (36.36%) Handset
5 3 (27.27%) Disruptive Innovation
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Wealth Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) Law
5 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 2 (18.18%) DSDM
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Law
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Product Owner
5 1 (9.09%) Product Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Technology Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) Handset
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) BYOD
4 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
4 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
1 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Disruptive Innovation
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Wealth Management
4 2 (18.18%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
5 1 (9.09%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
2 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix