The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 233 195
Rank change year-on-year -31 -38  
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 14 5 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.089% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.22% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 42
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £31,500 £49,750
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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2768 2233 2384
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.51% 39.69% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 1922 1920
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Smartphone
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in the North West

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the North West

Smartphone
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 7 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Cheshire -20 7 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 18 (46.15%) Android
2 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Finance
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) Scrum
5 12 (30.77%) Handset
5 12 (30.77%) Banking
5 12 (30.77%) Degree
5 12 (30.77%) Client/Server
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 11 (28.21%) Linux
6 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 10 (25.64%) CSS
8 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 9 (23.08%) User Experience
8 9 (23.08%) HTML5
9 8 (20.51%) CSS3
9 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
9 8 (20.51%) Retail Banking
9 8 (20.51%) Retail
10 7 (17.95%) Web Design
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
10 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
10 7 (17.95%) jQuery
11 6 (15.38%) NFC
11 6 (15.38%) Use Case
11 6 (15.38%) iPhone

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) DNN
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) Kentico
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) InVision
3 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Bluetooth
1 6 (15.38%) DVB
1 6 (15.38%) GPRS
1 6 (15.38%) GSM
1 6 (15.38%) NFC
1 6 (15.38%) UMTS
1 6 (15.38%) VoIP
1 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (15.38%) WLAN
2 4 (10.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Selenium
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Banking
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 8 (20.51%) Retail Banking
4 6 (15.38%) Automotive
4 6 (15.38%) Multimedia
5 4 (10.26%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Architect
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Angular Developer
4 6 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Recruitment Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Designer
6 3 (7.69%) IT Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) IT Recruitment Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (5.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 10 (25.64%) CSS
3 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 9 (23.08%) HTML5
4 8 (20.51%) CSS3
5 7 (17.95%) jQuery
6 6 (15.38%) Backbone.js
6 6 (15.38%) BREW
6 6 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 6 (15.38%) Flash
6 6 (15.38%) J2ME
6 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (15.38%) Middleware
6 6 (15.38%) Node.js
6 6 (15.38%) OpenAL
6 6 (15.38%) OpenCL
6 6 (15.38%) OpenGL
6 6 (15.38%) Series 60
6 6 (15.38%) SVG
6 6 (15.38%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 12 (30.77%) Handset
2 9 (23.08%) User Experience
3 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (15.38%) Device Driver
3 6 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (15.38%) iPhone
3 6 (15.38%) MPEG
4 4 (10.26%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Blog
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Android
2 17 (43.59%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (15.38%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (10.26%) Unix
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.95%) Web Design
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) DRM
5 6 (15.38%) DSDM
5 6 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 6 (15.38%) Kanban
5 6 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 6 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (15.38%) Mobile Development
5 6 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (15.38%) Use Case
5 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) C
2 6 (15.38%) C++
2 6 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CISA
2 1 (2.56%) CISM
2 1 (2.56%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) CRISC
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) BS25999
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
1 1 (2.56%) COSO
1 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Intel
2 6 (15.38%) Symbian
3 3 (7.69%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) WorldPay
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