Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 812 775 730
Rank change year-on-year -37 -45 +19
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 307 416 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.59% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 191 346 409
UK median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £68,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - -6.98% +26.47%

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 62,584 70,139 70,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.84% 40.51% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47,950 54,146 57,218
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
England -20 290 £40,000 - 94
UK excluding London +15 156 £40,000 - 59
London +3 154 £37,500 -11.76% 38
East of England +36 46 £40,000 -11.11% 8
South East -5 43 £40,000 - 11
North of England +45 34 £37,990 -5.03% 17
North West +31 27 £35,979 -10.05% 10
Midlands +12 14 £41,500 +72.92% 14
West Midlands +30 11 £42,500 +70.00% 9
Scotland +7 8 £39,783 +13.66% 3
Yorkshire +36 7 £40,000 +83.91% 6
East Midlands +16 3 £30,375 +47.02% 5
Wales +10 3 £26,000 +20.93%
South West +7 3 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Northern Ireland - 3 £37,500 -
Channel Islands - 2 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 128 (41.69%) Windows
2 92 (29.97%) Microsoft
3 91 (29.64%) Microsoft Office
4 89 (28.99%) Active Directory
5 75 (24.43%) Windows 10
6 62 (20.20%) Apple iOS
7 59 (19.22%) Windows 7
8 48 (15.64%) Office 365
8 48 (15.64%) ITIL
8 48 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (14.33%) Mobile App
11 43 (14.01%) WorldPay
11 43 (14.01%) Apple
12 41 (13.36%) Android
13 37 (12.05%) Finance
13 37 (12.05%) Legal
14 35 (11.40%) Java
15 34 (11.07%) Law
15 34 (11.07%) iOS Development
16 33 (10.75%) Retail
16 33 (10.75%) Windows Server
17 31 (10.10%) DHCP
18 30 (9.77%) Linux
18 30 (9.77%) User Experience
19 29 (9.45%) Apple Swift
19 29 (9.45%) Objective-C
19 29 (9.45%) DNS
20 28 (9.12%) Games
20 28 (9.12%) Analytics

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 22 (7.17%) SharePoint
1 22 (7.17%) Skype for Business
2 16 (5.21%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.65%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 91 (29.64%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.51%) OmniGraffle
3 18 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (5.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (3.26%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Carpe Diem
1 4 (1.30%) Relativity
2 2 (0.65%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.64%) Office 365
2 19 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.21%) SaaS
4 13 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.63%) IaaS
6 4 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.10%) DHCP
2 29 (9.45%) DNS
3 25 (8.14%) TCP/IP
4 24 (7.82%) LAN
5 22 (7.17%) Skype
5 22 (7.17%) VPN
6 20 (6.51%) DAB
6 20 (6.51%) Wireless
7 19 (6.19%) WAN
8 17 (5.54%) Internet
9 10 (3.26%) VoIP
10 8 (2.61%) Firewall
10 8 (2.61%) HTTP
11 4 (1.30%) Network Security
11 4 (1.30%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.98%) Intranet
12 3 (0.98%) IP Telephony
12 3 (0.98%) NAS
12 3 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.21%) MySQL
2 6 (1.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.33%) Big Data
5 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (6.51%) Axure RP
1 20 (6.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (1.63%) gulp
3 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.98%) Selenium
4 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.33%) Ant
5 1 (0.33%) Appium
5 1 (0.33%) Calabash
5 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.33%) git-flow
5 1 (0.33%) Moq
5 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 37 (12.05%) Finance
1 37 (12.05%) Legal
2 34 (11.07%) Law
3 33 (10.75%) Retail
4 28 (9.12%) Games
5 23 (7.49%) Marketing
6 6 (1.95%) Advertising
6 6 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.30%) Electronics
7 4 (1.30%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 70 (22.80%) Developer
2 47 (15.31%) Analyst
3 46 (14.98%) IT Support
4 30 (9.77%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.45%) iOS Developer
5 29 (9.45%) IT Analyst
6 22 (7.17%) Desktop Support
7 21 (6.84%) IT Support Analyst
7 21 (6.84%) Support Engineer
8 20 (6.51%) Designer
8 20 (6.51%) Digital Designer
8 20 (6.51%) Digital UX Designer
8 20 (6.51%) UI Designer
8 20 (6.51%) UI/UX Designer
8 20 (6.51%) UX Designer
9 18 (5.86%) Java Developer
10 16 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (5.21%) Service Analyst
11 15 (4.89%) Support Technician
12 14 (4.56%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.49%) HTML
2 20 (6.51%) CSS
3 16 (5.21%) jQuery
4 12 (3.91%) HTML5
4 12 (3.91%) REST
5 11 (3.58%) Node.js
6 10 (3.26%) .NET
6 10 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (2.93%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.28%) SOAP
8 7 (2.28%) Software Packaging
8 7 (2.28%) Spring
8 7 (2.28%) Web Services
9 5 (1.63%) Ajax
9 5 (1.63%) CSS3
9 5 (1.63%) Express
9 5 (1.63%) React
9 5 (1.63%) Sass
9 5 (1.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (1.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.33%) Mobile App
2 30 (9.77%) User Experience
3 20 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.86%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (4.23%) e-Learning
6 11 (3.58%) Fat Client
6 11 (3.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.58%) Thin Client
7 9 (2.93%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (2.28%) EPoS
9 7 (2.28%) Fintech
9 7 (2.28%) iPad
10 6 (1.95%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.95%) iPhone
10 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.63%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.63%) BYOD
11 5 (1.63%) Handset
11 5 (1.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 128 (41.69%) Windows
2 75 (24.43%) Windows 10
3 62 (20.20%) Apple iOS
4 59 (19.22%) Windows 7
5 41 (13.36%) Android
6 33 (10.75%) Windows Server
7 30 (9.77%) Linux
8 14 (4.56%) Mac OS X
9 12 (3.91%) Unix
9 12 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (3.58%) Windows XP
11 10 (3.26%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.28%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.95%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (1.30%) AIX
16 3 (0.98%) Solaris
17 2 (0.65%) CentOS
18 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (15.64%) ITIL
2 47 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (11.07%) iOS Development
4 28 (9.12%) Analytics
5 24 (7.82%) Service Management
6 22 (7.17%) Coaching
7 21 (6.84%) Customer Requirements
8 20 (6.51%) Translating Business Requirements
8 20 (6.51%) Wireframes
9 18 (5.86%) Service Delivery
10 17 (5.54%) ITIL V3
11 15 (4.89%) Mobile Device Management
12 14 (4.56%) Decision-Making
12 14 (4.56%) Information Security
12 14 (4.56%) Patch Management
12 14 (4.56%) Prototyping
13 13 (4.23%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (4.23%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.40%) Java
2 29 (9.45%) Apple Swift
2 29 (9.45%) Objective-C
3 27 (8.79%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.56%) PHP
4 14 (4.56%) SQL
5 12 (3.91%) C#
6 10 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 10 (3.26%) Python
7 9 (2.93%) C++
8 7 (2.28%) Kotlin
9 6 (1.95%) C
10 5 (1.63%) Perl
11 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.33%) Elixir
11 1 (0.33%) Erlang
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (6.51%) Degree
2 11 (3.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 10 (3.26%) MCP
3 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.95%) MOS
5 5 (1.63%) MCSA
6 4 (1.30%) EnCE
6 4 (1.30%) GCFA
6 4 (1.30%) GCFE
6 4 (1.30%) GIAC
6 4 (1.30%) GREM
6 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.98%) ACSP
7 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.65%) MCSE
8 2 (0.65%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.17%) SLA
2 12 (3.91%) QA
3 6 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.61%) BitLocker
3 6 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.30%) Docker
4 4 (1.30%) Firmware
4 4 (1.30%) XenApp
4 4 (1.30%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.98%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (9.12%) SCCM
2 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (1.63%) EnCase
3 5 (1.63%) FTK
4 3 (0.98%) Ansible
4 3 (0.98%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.98%) Terraform
5 2 (0.65%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) Clonezilla
6 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 92 (29.97%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.01%) Apple
2 43 (14.01%) WorldPay
3 27 (8.79%) iManage
4 17 (5.54%) Citrix
5 16 (5.21%) Avaya
5 16 (5.21%) Ivanti
6 15 (4.89%) Cisco
7 13 (4.23%) Adobe
8 12 (3.91%) VMware
9 11 (3.58%) Google
10 8 (2.61%) McAfee
11 7 (2.28%) Dell
12 6 (1.95%) MobileIron
12 6 (1.95%) Okta
12 6 (1.95%) Samsung
13 5 (1.63%) HP
13 5 (1.63%) Nuix
14 4 (1.30%) IBM
14 4 (1.30%) Peregrine