Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 721 736
Rank change year-on-year -59 +15 -221
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 416 493 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 346 408 488
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,375 £21,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% +26.47% -15.00%

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 72,271 71,702 87,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.04% 40.75% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 56,091 58,830 70,836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,503 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.01% +1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Top 14 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 21 January 2018. 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 -47 399 £40,000 +6.67% 101
London -25 212 £42,500 +21.43% 34
UK excluding London -30 202 £40,000 -6.98% 78
South East +49 85 £40,000 +21.21% 19
East of England -17 42 £45,000 -21.74% 10
North of England -35 28 £40,000 - 19
North West -21 26 £40,000 -28.89% 10
Midlands +17 21 £24,000 -33.79% 13
West Midlands +2 14 £25,000 -28.57% 10
South West +9 11 £45,000 +73.08% 6
Scotland -38 10 £29,500 -43.81% 7
East Midlands +19 7 £20,661 -56.50% 3
Wales +20 5 £21,500 -14.85% 4
Yorkshire -2 2 £21,750 +10.13% 8

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 152 (36.54%) Windows
2 136 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
4 107 (25.72%) Active Directory
5 106 (25.48%) Microsoft Office
6 90 (21.63%) Android
7 83 (19.95%) Apple
8 79 (18.99%) JavaScript
9 76 (18.27%) Windows 7
9 76 (18.27%) Apple iOS
10 71 (17.07%) Google
11 70 (16.83%) Finance
12 67 (16.11%) HTML
12 67 (16.11%) Windows 10
13 65 (15.63%) Web Services
14 64 (15.38%) CSS
15 59 (14.18%) .NET
16 58 (13.94%) AngularJS
17 55 (13.22%) User Experience
18 54 (12.98%) Office 365
19 51 (12.26%) ITIL
19 51 (12.26%) Degree
20 46 (11.06%) C#
21 45 (10.82%) Java
21 45 (10.82%) Git (software)
21 45 (10.82%) Test Automation
21 45 (10.82%) Android Development
22 43 (10.34%) Computer Science
22 43 (10.34%) Web Development
22 43 (10.34%) MVC

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 31 (7.45%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (1.44%) Confluence
5 5 (1.20%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.48%) Apache
8 2 (0.48%) CMS
8 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.48%) WordPress
9 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.24%) IIS
9 1 (0.24%) Moodle
9 1 (0.24%) Totara
Applications
1 106 (25.48%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (3.13%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.48%) Maya
5 1 (0.24%) Blender
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.48%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.98%) Office 365
2 29 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.68%) SaaS
5 5 (1.20%) GitHub
6 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.96%) IaaS
6 4 (0.96%) PaaS
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.48%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.48%) G Suite
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.24%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.62%) Firewall
2 33 (7.93%) LAN
3 29 (6.97%) DNS
4 28 (6.73%) WAN
5 24 (5.77%) Wireless
6 20 (4.81%) DHCP
6 20 (4.81%) TCP/IP
6 20 (4.81%) VPN
7 16 (3.85%) VoIP
8 14 (3.37%) Internet
9 12 (2.88%) SAN
9 12 (2.88%) Skype
10 10 (2.40%) SSL
11 8 (1.92%) IPsec
11 8 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.68%) Ethernet
12 7 (1.68%) HTTP
12 7 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (1.68%) SS7
12 7 (1.68%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.37%) NoSQL
3 10 (2.40%) MySQL
4 7 (1.68%) Big Data
5 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (10.82%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.21%) Subversion
3 19 (4.57%) JIRA
4 17 (4.09%) Xcode
5 9 (2.16%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.92%) git-flow
6 8 (1.92%) Gradle
7 5 (1.20%) CocoaPods
7 5 (1.20%) Gerrit
7 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.96%) Appium
8 4 (0.96%) Selenium
9 2 (0.48%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.48%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.48%) Grunt
9 2 (0.48%) gulp
9 2 (0.48%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.24%) Ant
General
1 70 (16.83%) Finance
2 35 (8.41%) Retail
3 34 (8.17%) Law
4 33 (7.93%) Games
5 32 (7.69%) Legal
6 25 (6.01%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.85%) Marketing
8 15 (3.61%) Banking
9 8 (1.92%) Back Office
10 7 (1.68%) Advertising
11 6 (1.44%) Local Government
12 4 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.72%) Automotive
13 3 (0.72%) Electronics
13 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.48%) Publishing
15 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (34.86%) Developer
2 82 (19.71%) Analyst
3 59 (14.18%) Desktop Support
4 53 (12.74%) Support Analyst
5 45 (10.82%) IT Support
6 38 (9.13%) Android Developer
6 38 (9.13%) IT Analyst
7 35 (8.41%) Support Engineer
8 31 (7.45%) C# Developer
9 30 (7.21%) JavaScript Developer
10 28 (6.73%) .NET Developer
10 28 (6.73%) iOS Developer
10 28 (6.73%) Service Analyst
10 28 (6.73%) Social Media Developer
11 25 (6.01%) Desktop Analyst
11 25 (6.01%) IT Engineer
12 24 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
12 24 (5.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 21 (5.05%) IT Support Analyst
14 20 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (16.11%) HTML
2 65 (15.63%) Web Services
3 64 (15.38%) CSS
4 59 (14.18%) .NET
5 58 (13.94%) AngularJS
6 37 (8.89%) HTML5
6 37 (8.89%) jQuery
7 22 (5.29%) RESTful
8 18 (4.33%) Angular 2
8 18 (4.33%) React
8 18 (4.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (4.09%) .NET Framework
9 17 (4.09%) ASP.NET
9 17 (4.09%) UIKit
10 16 (3.85%) Apache Flex
10 16 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (3.61%) CSS3
12 14 (3.37%) Ruby on Rails
13 13 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.22%) User Experience
2 43 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.45%) iPhone
4 29 (6.97%) Mobile App
4 29 (6.97%) Social Media
5 28 (6.73%) BBC
6 22 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (4.57%) iPad
7 19 (4.57%) Video Conferencing
8 17 (4.09%) Blackberry
8 17 (4.09%) Mobile Payment
9 16 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (3.85%) N-Tier
10 12 (2.88%) Driving Licence
11 11 (2.64%) Data Centre
11 11 (2.64%) STB
12 10 (2.40%) BYOD
12 10 (2.40%) Handset
12 10 (2.40%) Management Information System
13 9 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 152 (36.54%) Windows
2 90 (21.63%) Android
3 76 (18.27%) Apple iOS
3 76 (18.27%) Windows 7
4 67 (16.11%) Windows 10
5 32 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 24 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (3.61%) Linux
8 15 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 11 (2.64%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.68%) Unix
12 6 (1.44%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.20%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (12.26%) ITIL
3 45 (10.82%) Android Development
3 45 (10.82%) Test Automation
4 43 (10.34%) MVC
4 43 (10.34%) Web Development
5 36 (8.65%) Scrum
6 35 (8.41%) iOS Development
6 35 (8.41%) Software Engineering
7 29 (6.97%) Front End Development
8 27 (6.49%) OO
9 25 (6.01%) TDD
10 22 (5.29%) Unit Testing
10 22 (5.29%) Web Application Development
11 21 (5.05%) Service Management
12 17 (4.09%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.09%) Mobile Device Management
12 17 (4.09%) Patch Management
13 16 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (3.85%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (18.99%) JavaScript
2 46 (11.06%) C#
3 45 (10.82%) Java
4 34 (8.17%) SQL
5 31 (7.45%) Objective-C
6 15 (3.61%) Clojure
7 14 (3.37%) C
7 14 (3.37%) Elixir
7 14 (3.37%) PHP
7 14 (3.37%) Ruby
8 11 (2.64%) Apple Swift
9 10 (2.40%) C++
9 10 (2.40%) Python
10 8 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.96%) VB
12 2 (0.48%) Groovy
12 2 (0.48%) Scala
13 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.24%) Erlang
13 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 51 (12.26%) Degree
2 42 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (6.25%) MCSE
4 21 (5.05%) MCP
5 18 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 13 (3.13%) MCDST
8 10 (2.40%) A+ Certification
8 10 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.92%) Master's Degree
9 8 (1.92%) MCSA
9 8 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.68%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.44%) PMP
12 4 (0.96%) CCNA
12 4 (0.96%) ISEB
12 4 (0.96%) MCITP
13 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.29%) QA
2 21 (5.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 107 (25.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.16%) Docker
5 8 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.96%) Firmware
6 4 (0.96%) XenApp
7 3 (0.72%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.48%) NFS
8 2 (0.48%) pfSense
9 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (6.49%) SCCM
2 8 (1.92%) AirWatch
3 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (1.44%) WSUS
4 5 (1.20%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.96%) DameWare
6 3 (0.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.72%) SCOM
7 2 (0.48%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 132 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 83 (19.95%) Apple
3 71 (17.07%) Google
4 42 (10.10%) Citrix
5 40 (9.62%) VMware
6 30 (7.21%) Cisco
7 28 (6.73%) Facebook
7 28 (6.73%) Sony
7 28 (6.73%) Yahoo!
8 23 (5.53%) Symantec
9 19 (4.57%) Samsung
10 14 (3.37%) ServiceNow
11 13 (3.13%) Avaya
12 12 (2.88%) MobileIron
12 12 (2.88%) Veeam
13 10 (2.40%) Dell
14 9 (2.16%) HP
15 7 (1.68%) Xamarin
16 6 (1.44%) Adobe
16 6 (1.44%) Cognos