Period
to 14 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 306 639 787
Rank change year-on-year +333 +148 -41
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 824 360 344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.99% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 0.82% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 106 234 218
10th Percentile £21,813 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £35,000 £36,240
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.42% -9.40%
75th Percentile £65,000 £59,688 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £76,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £33,300 £37,500
% change year-on-year +29.88% -11.20% -6.25%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,950 43,706 58,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.57% 38.64% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23,370 34,053 44,828
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,560
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Smartphone.

Salary trend for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Smartphone over the 6 months to 14 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Smartphone within the UK over the 6 months to 14 April 2021. 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
England +321 767 £45,000 +28.57% 38
UK excluding London +257 567 £43,250 +29.88% 33
Midlands +132 155 £27,500 -0.90% 7
North of England +130 140 £32,500 +16.07% 6
South East +126 117 £60,000 +16.50% 2
West Midlands +114 101 £32,000 +20.75% 6
South West +78 83 £32,500 +8.33% 8
London +103 79 £52,500 +50.00% 6
North West +70 66 £29,500 +5.36% 3
East Midlands +46 54 £25,750 -7.21% 1
Wales +84 50 £26,500 -51.15%
Yorkshire +45 50 £47,500 +58.33% 3
North East - 24 - -
East of England +19 20 £44,500 -6.32% 9
Work from Home -122 14 £52,500 -27.59% 9
Scotland +5 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 April 2021, 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 with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 675 (81.92%) Driving Licence
2 666 (80.83%) Statistics
3 49 (5.95%) JavaScript
3 49 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (5.83%) Windows
5 42 (5.10%) Active Directory
5 42 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (4.49%) Microsoft
7 33 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 30 (3.64%) ITIL
8 30 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
9 29 (3.52%) Mentoring
10 26 (3.16%) Python
10 26 (3.16%) Java
11 25 (3.03%) CSS
11 25 (3.03%) User Experience
11 25 (3.03%) Microsoft 365
12 24 (2.91%) C++
13 23 (2.79%) HTML
13 23 (2.79%) Degree
13 23 (2.79%) Windows Server
14 21 (2.55%) Android
14 21 (2.55%) Software Engineering
15 20 (2.43%) Mobile App
15 20 (2.43%) Front End Development
16 19 (2.31%) Web Development
17 18 (2.18%) Linux
18 17 (2.06%) Multithreading
18 17 (2.06%) Mobile Application Development
18 17 (2.06%) REST

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.49%) Confluence
2 4 (0.49%) WordPress
3 3 (0.36%) Jupyter
3 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.24%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.24%) Sketch
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.12%) Figma
6 1 (0.12%) InVision
6 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Maximo
1 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.12%) Relativity
1 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.03%) Microsoft 365
2 13 (1.58%) Azure
3 10 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (0.73%) Google Play
5 2 (0.24%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.12%) AWS
6 1 (0.12%) npm
6 1 (0.12%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.12%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.06%) HTTP
2 11 (1.33%) LAN
2 11 (1.33%) WAN
3 9 (1.09%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.97%) DHCP
4 8 (0.97%) DNS
4 8 (0.97%) PPP
5 7 (0.85%) Network Security
5 7 (0.85%) VoIP
6 6 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.61%) Firewall
7 5 (0.61%) Wireless
8 4 (0.49%) 4G
9 3 (0.36%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.36%) Internet
9 3 (0.36%) VPN
10 2 (0.24%) 2G
10 2 (0.24%) 3G
10 2 (0.24%) MIMO
10 2 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.24%) MySQL
3 1 (0.12%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.12%) GIS
3 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.12%) Power BI
3 1 (0.12%) Spotfire
3 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.36%) ESLint
2 3 (0.36%) JIRA
2 3 (0.36%) Storybook
2 3 (0.36%) webpack
3 1 (0.12%) CANoe
3 1 (0.12%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.12%) Grunt
3 1 (0.12%) gulp
3 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (1.46%) Finance
1 12 (1.46%) Marketing
2 9 (1.09%) Legal
2 9 (1.09%) Public Sector
3 7 (0.85%) Electronics
3 7 (0.85%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.49%) Automotive
4 4 (0.49%) Games
4 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (0.49%) Retail
5 3 (0.36%) Back Office
5 3 (0.36%) Law
6 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.12%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (0.12%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (4.13%) Developer
2 30 (3.64%) Analyst
3 18 (2.18%) Java Engineer
4 17 (2.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 16 (1.94%) Service Analyst
5 16 (1.94%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (1.70%) Senior Java Engineer
7 12 (1.46%) IT Analyst
7 12 (1.46%) Support Analyst
8 10 (1.21%) Support Engineer
9 9 (1.09%) IT Support
10 7 (0.85%) IT Engineer
10 7 (0.85%) Senior Developer
11 6 (0.73%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (0.61%) 1st Line Support
12 5 (0.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (0.61%) Designer
12 5 (0.61%) IT Support Engineer
12 5 (0.61%) Principal Architect
12 5 (0.61%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.03%) CSS
2 23 (2.79%) HTML
3 17 (2.06%) Ajax
3 17 (2.06%) REST
4 11 (1.33%) jQuery
5 10 (1.21%) AngularJS
5 10 (1.21%) HTML5
6 8 (0.97%) CSS3
7 7 (0.85%) GraphQL
7 7 (0.85%) React
7 7 (0.85%) Vue.js
8 6 (0.73%) Node.js
8 6 (0.73%) Redux
9 5 (0.61%) Angular 2
9 5 (0.61%) Jest
10 4 (0.49%) Sass
11 3 (0.36%) LESS
11 3 (0.36%) OpenGL
11 3 (0.36%) RESTful
12 2 (0.24%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 675 (81.92%) Driving Licence
2 25 (3.03%) User Experience
3 20 (2.43%) Mobile App
4 13 (1.58%) Algorithms
4 13 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (1.46%) Graphic Design
6 7 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.49%) mHealth
8 4 (0.49%) NHS
9 3 (0.36%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.36%) Handset
9 3 (0.36%) Life Science
9 3 (0.36%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.24%) CMDB
10 2 (0.24%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.24%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.24%) iPhone
10 2 (0.24%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 48 (5.83%) Windows
2 33 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 23 (2.79%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.55%) Android
5 18 (2.18%) Linux
6 17 (2.06%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.12%) Check Point GAiA
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 666 (80.83%) Statistics
2 49 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
3 42 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (3.64%) ITIL
5 29 (3.52%) Mentoring
6 21 (2.55%) Software Engineering
7 20 (2.43%) Front End Development
8 19 (2.31%) Web Development
9 17 (2.06%) High Availability
9 17 (2.06%) Mobile Application Development
9 17 (2.06%) Multithreading
10 15 (1.82%) BDD
10 15 (1.82%) Web Design
11 14 (1.70%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (1.58%) TDD
13 12 (1.46%) Computer Science
13 12 (1.46%) Prototyping
13 12 (1.46%) Signal Processing
13 12 (1.46%) Technical Leadership
14 11 (1.33%) Adaptive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (5.95%) JavaScript
2 26 (3.16%) Java
2 26 (3.16%) Python
3 24 (2.91%) C++
4 13 (1.58%) MATLAB
5 12 (1.46%) C
6 10 (1.21%) TypeScript
7 6 (0.73%) ES6
8 5 (0.61%) SQL
9 4 (0.49%) Go
10 3 (0.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.24%) C#
11 2 (0.24%) Java 8
12 1 (0.12%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.12%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (2.79%) Degree
2 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.49%) MCP
4 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) CCA
6 1 (0.12%) CISM
6 1 (0.12%) CISSP
6 1 (0.12%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.12%) MCSE
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (0.97%) QA
2 6 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) Good Clinical Practice
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (0.73%) vSphere
3 6 (0.73%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
5 1 (0.12%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.21%) SCCM
2 6 (0.73%) PaperCut
3 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.36%) Terraform
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.12%) Nessus
5 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (4.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (1.82%) Citrix
3 14 (1.70%) Adobe
4 12 (1.46%) VMware
5 11 (1.33%) Cisco
6 10 (1.21%) Apple
7 8 (0.97%) iManage
8 7 (0.85%) Avaya
8 7 (0.85%) Google
8 7 (0.85%) Veeam
9 6 (0.73%) BMC
9 6 (0.73%) Intapp
9 6 (0.73%) Xerox
10 4 (0.49%) Dell
10 4 (0.49%) Mitel
11 3 (0.36%) Samsung
12 2 (0.24%) Autodesk
13 1 (0.12%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.12%) Forcepoint
13 1 (0.12%) Sage