The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.71% 1.39% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 4.10% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.87% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

Smartphone 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 Leicester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 129 122 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 46.07% 33.80% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 120 97 124
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester citing Smartphone as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in Leicester

Smartphone
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in Leicester

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in Leicester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) WiX
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) WiX
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft