Period
to 17 August 2019

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 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > North West
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 340 335
Rank change year-on-year +146 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 149 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.41% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.46% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 23
North West median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £26,300 £35,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,125 £71,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% -11.11%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,302 4,223 5,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.66% 34.62% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,911 3,307 4,063
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,423 £63,750
England median annual salary £53,673 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.23% +5.00% -

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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
Manchester +124 135 £37,500 -21.05% 7
Cheshire +30 8 £47,500 -19.49% 2
Merseyside -7 6 £33,750 -33.15%
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing Smartphone 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 North West region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 105 (70.47%) Open Source
1 105 (70.47%) DevOps
1 105 (70.47%) Open Source Development
2 92 (61.74%) C++
3 85 (57.05%) C
4 75 (50.34%) Analytical Skills
5 71 (47.65%) Linux
6 69 (46.31%) Problem-Solving
7 62 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (34.23%) Android
9 47 (31.54%) Vulkan
9 47 (31.54%) Software Engineering
10 46 (30.87%) Wireless
11 45 (30.20%) Degree
11 45 (30.20%) Git (software)
12 35 (23.49%) Computer Science
12 35 (23.49%) Algorithms
13 34 (22.82%) Test Automation
14 31 (20.81%) Artificial Intelligence
15 30 (20.13%) Automotive
15 30 (20.13%) QNX
15 30 (20.13%) Customer Engagement
15 30 (20.13%) Computer Architecture
15 30 (20.13%) Embedded Systems
15 30 (20.13%) Tizen
15 30 (20.13%) Mentoring
15 30 (20.13%) Technical Leadership
16 28 (18.79%) Self-Motivation
17 27 (18.12%) Performance Analysis
18 25 (16.78%) Google

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 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.67%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.05%) Office 365
2 5 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.01%) GitHub
3 3 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.34%) IaaS
4 2 (1.34%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (30.87%) Wireless
2 16 (10.74%) DNS
3 14 (9.40%) LAN
4 12 (8.05%) TCP/IP
5 10 (6.71%) DHCP
6 9 (6.04%) WAN
7 6 (4.03%) Internet
7 6 (4.03%) VPN
8 5 (3.36%) Ethernet
8 5 (3.36%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (3.36%) WLAN
9 4 (2.68%) Telnet
9 4 (2.68%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.67%) Firewall
10 1 (0.67%) PBX
10 1 (0.67%) VoIP
10 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 45 (30.20%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.44%) Gerrit
2 23 (15.44%) Jenkins
3 20 (13.42%) JIRA
4 3 (2.01%) Artifactory
4 3 (2.01%) GoCD
4 3 (2.01%) Robot Framework
4 3 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.34%) Subversion
General
1 30 (20.13%) Automotive
2 11 (7.38%) Games
3 7 (4.70%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) French Language
5 2 (1.34%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Finance
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (28.86%) Software Engineer
2 35 (23.49%) Compiler Engineer
3 30 (20.13%) Senior Compiler Engineer
4 26 (17.45%) Senior Software Engineer
5 20 (13.42%) Software Team Leader
5 20 (13.42%) Team Leader
6 13 (8.72%) Architect
7 10 (6.71%) Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) Principal Architect
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Architect
9 7 (4.70%) Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Instrumentation Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Principal Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Principal Software Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) Senior Software Architect
11 5 (3.36%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.54%) Vulkan
2 20 (13.42%) LLVM
2 20 (13.42%) Natural Language Processing
2 20 (13.42%) OpenCL
2 20 (13.42%) OpenGL
2 20 (13.42%) OpenGL ES
2 20 (13.42%) OpenJDK
2 20 (13.42%) TensorFlow
3 11 (7.38%) OpenCV
4 6 (4.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (50.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (23.49%) Algorithms
3 30 (20.13%) Embedded Systems
4 28 (18.79%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (15.44%) Virtual Team
6 11 (7.38%) Robotics
7 10 (6.71%) Infotainment
7 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.70%) Data Centre
9 6 (4.03%) Clustering
9 6 (4.03%) Fat Client
9 6 (4.03%) Thin Client
10 5 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (2.68%) ASIC
11 4 (2.68%) Blackberry
11 4 (2.68%) Photography
12 3 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (2.01%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.34%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.65%) Linux
2 51 (34.23%) Android
3 30 (20.13%) Tizen
4 21 (14.09%) Windows
5 20 (13.42%) CentOS
5 20 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (13.42%) SUSE
5 20 (13.42%) Ubuntu
6 16 (10.74%) Windows 10
7 12 (8.05%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.36%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (70.47%) DevOps
1 105 (70.47%) Open Source
1 105 (70.47%) Open Source Development
2 69 (46.31%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (41.61%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (31.54%) Software Engineering
5 35 (23.49%) Computer Science
6 34 (22.82%) Test Automation
7 31 (20.81%) Artificial Intelligence
8 30 (20.13%) Computer Architecture
8 30 (20.13%) Customer Engagement
8 30 (20.13%) Mentoring
8 30 (20.13%) Technical Leadership
9 27 (18.12%) Performance Analysis
10 25 (16.78%) Line Management
10 25 (16.78%) Memory Management
10 25 (16.78%) Power Management
11 24 (16.11%) Neural Network
12 23 (15.44%) SDLC
13 20 (13.42%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 92 (61.74%) C++
2 85 (57.05%) C
3 25 (16.78%) Java
3 25 (16.78%) Python
4 15 (10.07%) Assembly Language
4 15 (10.07%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.01%) Go
6 2 (1.34%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (30.20%) Degree
2 24 (16.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) CCNA
4 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.44%) QA
2 12 (8.05%) SLA
3 10 (6.71%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (15.44%) Active Directory
1 23 (15.44%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.70%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.38%) SCCM
2 3 (2.01%) Ansible
2 3 (2.01%) Grafana
2 3 (2.01%) Kibana
2 3 (2.01%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.01%) Puppet
2 3 (2.01%) Terraform
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (20.13%) QNX
2 25 (16.78%) Google
3 21 (14.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.03%) VMware
5 5 (3.36%) Cisco
5 5 (3.36%) Ivanti
6 4 (2.68%) iManage
6 4 (2.68%) Remedy
6 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.34%) Apple
7 2 (1.34%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Adobe
8 1 (0.67%) Sun