Period
to 22 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 284 317 -
Rank change year-on-year +33 - +333
Permanent jobs citing Handset 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.038% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.093% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -38.89% +233.33%

Handset 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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,699 4,297 4,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.99% 41.35% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,157 3,809 3,941
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £96,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Handset as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Handset in the City of London

Handset
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Handset in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Handset in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT jobs citing Handset 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 City of London region with a requirement for Handset.

1 12 (85.71%) Android
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) SCCM
4 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 7 (50.00%) Apple
4 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (50.00%) VBScript
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) WinDbg
5 4 (28.57%) GitHub
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) Reuters
5 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Measurement

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) GitHub
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) WinDbg
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Android Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
2 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Android
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 4 (28.57%) Performance Measurement
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (50.00%) VBScript
2 4 (28.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) Kotlin
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) AWK
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) Perfmon
3 2 (14.29%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Apple
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Bloomberg
2 4 (28.57%) Reuters
2 4 (28.57%) YouTube
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec