Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 333 303
Rank change year-on-year -8 -30 +38
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 33 32 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.65% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 50
North West median annual salary £40,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.43% +53.33% -
10th Percentile £30,200 £27,325 £21,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £48,875
England median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -

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 5191 4953 4654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.17% 40.29% 35.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4060 4129 3696
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,350 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cheshire -18 19 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Manchester -19 13 £40,000 -31.91% 3
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 25 (75.76%) Apple iOS
2 19 (57.58%) Android
3 18 (54.55%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) Banking
5 14 (42.42%) Finance
5 14 (42.42%) Handset
5 14 (42.42%) Client/Server
6 12 (36.36%) Retail Banking
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
8 10 (30.30%) Scrum
9 8 (24.24%) Apple
10 7 (21.21%) DSDM
10 7 (21.21%) Use Case
10 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
10 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
10 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
11 6 (18.18%) Social Media
11 6 (18.18%) iPad
11 6 (18.18%) Facebook
11 6 (18.18%) QA
11 6 (18.18%) iPhone
11 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
11 6 (18.18%) UIKit
11 6 (18.18%) SharePoint

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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
1 6 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Skype
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
1 6 (18.18%) Xcode
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 15 (45.45%) Banking
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Law
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Architect
2 14 (42.42%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (39.39%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) iOS Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Social Media Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Graduate
5 3 (9.09%) Mobile Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Product Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Product Owner
6 2 (6.06%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Software QA Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) UIKit
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Client/Server
1 14 (42.42%) Handset
2 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (30.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (18.18%) BBC
4 6 (18.18%) iPad
4 6 (18.18%) iPhone
4 6 (18.18%) Social Media
5 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
6 3 (9.09%) BYOD
6 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
7 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
8 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Apple iOS
2 19 (57.58%) Android
3 18 (54.55%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) DSDM
3 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
3 7 (21.21%) Mathematics
3 7 (21.21%) Use Case
3 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
4 6 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (9.09%) Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
6 3 (9.09%) Disruptive Innovation
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) ISEB
1 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCDST
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Apple
3 6 (18.18%) Facebook
3 6 (18.18%) Google
3 6 (18.18%) Sony
3 6 (18.18%) Yahoo!
4 3 (9.09%) Cognizant
5 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) McAfee
5 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.06%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix