Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 777 742 617
Rank change year-on-year -35 -125 -27
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 410 477 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.27% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 0.61% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 240 407 683
UK median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,400 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £78,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -8.54% +2.50%

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 73,534 78,445 85,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.51% 44.28% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56,772 59,995 69,831
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the UK

Smartphone
Top 15 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 19 August 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 -46 388 £36,250 -14.71% 68
UK excluding London -18 214 £37,500 - 41
London +28 192 £35,000 -22.22% 31
South East +3 73 £32,500 -35.00% 6
North of England +5 49 £40,000 +25.00% 13
East of England +10 48 £45,000 - 6
North West +14 28 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Yorkshire +26 18 £27,500 +12.24% 6
Midlands +18 17 £27,500 -15.38% 10
Scotland -11 14 £48,000 +95.92% 4
West Midlands +28 12 £27,500 +5.77% 4
South West +3 12 £27,500 +3.77% 2
East Midlands -4 5 £32,500 -18.75% 5
North East -20 3 £31,000 -17.33% 3
Wales -6 1 £24,500 +4.26%

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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.

1 146 (35.61%) Windows
2 114 (27.80%) Microsoft
3 112 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (25.12%) Finance
5 91 (22.20%) Active Directory
6 80 (19.51%) User Experience
7 79 (19.27%) HTML
8 78 (19.02%) JavaScript
9 77 (18.78%) Apple iOS
10 73 (17.80%) Android
11 72 (17.56%) CSS
12 70 (17.07%) Mobile App
13 66 (16.10%) Office 365
14 65 (15.85%) Microsoft Office
15 61 (14.88%) Apple
16 60 (14.63%) Windows 10
17 51 (12.44%) Web Services
18 50 (12.20%) Information Security
18 50 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
19 48 (11.71%) Java
20 47 (11.46%) WorldPay
21 45 (10.98%) SQL
22 43 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
23 42 (10.24%) Retail
24 41 (10.00%) Windows 7
25 38 (9.27%) Git (software)
25 38 (9.27%) Games
25 38 (9.27%) Android Development
25 38 (9.27%) iOS Development
26 37 (9.02%) MS Exchange

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 37 (9.02%) MS Exchange
2 29 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.22%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.98%) CMS
6 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.49%) Confluence
8 1 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 65 (15.85%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (5.85%) OmniGraffle
3 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.49%) HipChat
7 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Relativity
3 2 (0.49%) Maximo
3 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) Raiser's Edge
4 1 (0.24%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.10%) Office 365
2 43 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (4.88%) SaaS
5 9 (2.20%) IaaS
6 8 (1.95%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.46%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.49%) G Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Firebase
9 1 (0.24%) GitHub
9 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.24%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.85%) DAB
2 16 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.66%) VPN
4 14 (3.41%) LAN
5 13 (3.17%) DNS
6 12 (2.93%) Firewall
7 11 (2.68%) DHCP
7 11 (2.68%) Internet
8 10 (2.44%) Wireless
9 9 (2.20%) WAN
10 8 (1.95%) HTTP
10 8 (1.95%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.22%) Bluetooth
11 5 (1.22%) Skype
11 5 (1.22%) VoIP
12 4 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.73%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.73%) IPsec
13 3 (0.73%) MPLS
13 3 (0.73%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.71%) Big Data
3 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.22%) Power BI
4 4 (0.98%) MySQL
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.49%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.49%) SQLite
7 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 38 (9.27%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.85%) Axure RP
2 24 (5.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 13 (3.17%) Subversion
4 6 (1.46%) JIRA
5 4 (0.98%) Grunt
6 3 (0.73%) git-flow
6 3 (0.73%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.73%) Xcode
7 2 (0.49%) CocoaPods
7 2 (0.49%) gulp
7 2 (0.49%) Selenium
8 1 (0.24%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.24%) Gradle
8 1 (0.24%) JUnit
8 1 (0.24%) Maven
8 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 103 (25.12%) Finance
2 42 (10.24%) Retail
3 38 (9.27%) Games
4 25 (6.10%) Legal
5 14 (3.41%) Marketing
6 9 (2.20%) Advertising
7 7 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.46%) Electronics
9 5 (1.22%) Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Law
10 3 (0.73%) Back Office
10 3 (0.73%) French Language
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
11 2 (0.49%) Korean Language
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (35.61%) Developer
2 78 (19.02%) Analyst
3 49 (11.95%) Desktop Support
4 46 (11.22%) Support Analyst
5 33 (8.05%) IT Analyst
6 32 (7.80%) iOS Developer
6 32 (7.80%) Senior Developer
6 32 (7.80%) Support Engineer
7 29 (7.07%) Architect
7 29 (7.07%) Java Developer
7 29 (7.07%) Java Engineer
7 29 (7.07%) Java Programmer
7 29 (7.07%) Programmer
8 28 (6.83%) IT Support
9 27 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 25 (6.10%) Designer
11 24 (5.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 24 (5.85%) Digital Designer
11 24 (5.85%) UI Designer
11 24 (5.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (19.27%) HTML
2 72 (17.56%) CSS
3 51 (12.44%) Web Services
4 37 (9.02%) HTML5
5 35 (8.54%) REST
6 31 (7.56%) .NET
6 31 (7.56%) SOAP
7 30 (7.32%) Spring
8 27 (6.59%) jQuery
9 26 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (5.61%) ASP.NET
12 22 (5.37%) AngularJS
13 20 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (3.90%) .NET Framework
15 12 (2.93%) Core Data
15 12 (2.93%) CSS3
16 11 (2.68%) Android SDK
16 11 (2.68%) Ionic Framework
17 10 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (19.51%) User Experience
2 70 (17.07%) Mobile App
3 34 (8.29%) Blackberry
4 31 (7.56%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.88%) Driving Licence
5 20 (4.88%) N-Tier
6 19 (4.63%) iPhone
7 15 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (3.41%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (2.68%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (2.20%) Fintech
11 9 (2.20%) FMCG
12 6 (1.46%) BBC
12 6 (1.46%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.46%) Handset
12 6 (1.46%) iPad
12 6 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 146 (35.61%) Windows
2 77 (18.78%) Apple iOS
3 73 (17.80%) Android
4 60 (14.63%) Windows 10
5 41 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 27 (6.59%) Windows Server
7 19 (4.63%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.44%) Linux
9 10 (2.44%) Windows 8
9 10 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 9 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.95%) Unix
12 4 (0.98%) AIX
12 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (12.20%) Information Security
2 50 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (9.27%) Android Development
3 38 (9.27%) iOS Development
4 34 (8.29%) ITIL
5 32 (7.80%) Wireframes
6 30 (7.32%) Analytics
7 29 (7.07%) Case Management
8 28 (6.83%) Mobile Device Management
9 27 (6.59%) Customer Requirements
10 26 (6.34%) Break/Fix
10 26 (6.34%) Collaborative Working
11 25 (6.10%) MVC
11 25 (6.10%) Statistics
12 24 (5.85%) Test Automation
12 24 (5.85%) Translating Business Requirements
13 22 (5.37%) Mobile Development
13 22 (5.37%) Scrum
14 21 (5.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 78 (19.02%) JavaScript
2 48 (11.71%) Java
3 45 (10.98%) SQL
4 34 (8.29%) C#
5 32 (7.80%) Kotlin
6 21 (5.12%) Objective-C
7 19 (4.63%) Apple Swift
8 15 (3.66%) PHP
9 14 (3.41%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.20%) C
11 7 (1.71%) Python
12 5 (1.22%) C++
13 4 (0.98%) VB
14 3 (0.73%) Perl
15 2 (0.49%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.49%) VBA
16 1 (0.24%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.24%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (6.34%) SC Cleared
1 26 (6.34%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.88%) Degree
2 20 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.20%) MCSE
4 8 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.95%) MCSA
5 5 (1.22%) MCDST
5 5 (1.22%) MCP
5 5 (1.22%) MOS
5 5 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.73%) CISSP
7 3 (0.73%) EnCE
7 3 (0.73%) GCFA
7 3 (0.73%) GCFE
7 3 (0.73%) GIAC
7 3 (0.73%) GREM
8 2 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.17%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.49%) PMO
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (22.20%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.98%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.73%) Firmware
7 2 (0.49%) XenApp
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) vSphere
8 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (6.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (5.85%) SCCM
3 7 (1.71%) WSUS
4 5 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.98%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.98%) EnCase
6 3 (0.73%) FTK
6 3 (0.73%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.24%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 114 (27.80%) Microsoft
2 61 (14.88%) Apple
3 47 (11.46%) WorldPay
4 28 (6.83%) Citrix
5 26 (6.34%) Dell
5 26 (6.34%) MobileIron
6 25 (6.10%) Google
7 21 (5.12%) Samsung
8 18 (4.39%) VMware
9 15 (3.66%) Cisco
10 14 (3.41%) LexisNexis
11 10 (2.44%) HP
12 9 (2.20%) ServiceNow
13 8 (1.95%) IBM
14 6 (1.46%) Computacenter
14 6 (1.46%) iManage
15 5 (1.22%) SonicWALL
15 5 (1.22%) Sony
15 5 (1.22%) Symantec
16 4 (0.98%) McAfee