Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 143 151
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 19 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.63% 0.22% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.57% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 19
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,450 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £64,250 £50,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -30.43% +53.33% -

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 1248 879 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.30% 39.01% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 869 702 1032
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.06% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,050 £55,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Knutsford - 13 £60,000 -
Chester - 3 £45,000 -
Warrington 0 1 - - 1
Smartphone
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 16 (84.21%) Android
1 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 12 (63.16%) Handset
4 12 (63.16%) Client/Server
4 12 (63.16%) Banking
5 10 (52.63%) Retail Banking
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) DSDM
7 6 (31.58%) Use Case
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (26.32%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
10 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Big Data
10 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
10 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
10 3 (15.79%) QA
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) ISEB

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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (26.32%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Banking
3 10 (52.63%) Retail Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Law
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Architect
2 12 (63.16%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (57.89%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Test Leader
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Product Owner
7 1 (5.26%) Product Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Client/Server
1 12 (63.16%) Handset
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.53%) BYOD
5 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Android
1 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) DSDM
3 6 (31.58%) Machine Learning
3 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 6 (31.58%) Use Case
3 6 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Disruptive Innovation
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Insight
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ISEB
1 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) MCDST
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Apple
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) McAfee
2 2 (10.53%) MobileIron
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix