Period
to 22 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 128 -
Rank change year-on-year -48 - +163
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 7 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.21% 0.75% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year - +18.52% -15.63%

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 1,383 894 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.12% 39.66% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 954 599 756
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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
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 April 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 -36 2 - -
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Smartphone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Analytics
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Disruptive Innovation
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (42.86%) Handset
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Law
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) OOP

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Mobile Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) Handset
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Disruptive Innovation
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) OOP
4 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) DSDM
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Personalization
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft