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

Handsets
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Handset 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.28% - 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% - 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £70,000
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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 141 203 237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 39.39% 39.80% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 120 179 187
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,100 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Handset
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Handset
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Handset in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Handset 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 Slough region with a requirement for Handset.

1 1 (100.00%) WML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol

Handset
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) DAB
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WAP
1 1 (100.00%) WML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) HP