The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Handset in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Handset over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Handsets
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 81
Permanent jobs citing Handset 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £22,500
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 Dorset with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 186 180 221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 39.66% 34.42% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 159 155 146
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Handset
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Handset in Dorset