Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 658 768 744
Rank change year-on-year +110 -24 -108
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 485 442 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.65% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 242 276 413
UK median annual salary £34,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.92% +5.33% -8.54%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +6.67% -

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 56,634 67,790 67,925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.31% 39.00% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42,400 52,117 53,683
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 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 +101 411 £35,000 -11.39% 34
UK excluding London +157 340 £36,500 -8.75% 30
London +3 131 £34,000 -6.85% 10
North of England +98 120 £35,000 -12.50% 8
North West +122 118 £35,000 -26.32% 6
South East -4 75 £52,500 +61.54% 7
Northern Ireland - 42 £37,500 - 3
East of England +82 39 £47,500 - 7
Midlands +56 33 £25,500 +0.99% 2
West Midlands +41 23 £28,250 +13.00% 1
Scotland +11 18 £29,565 -35.73% 3
South West +16 14 £25,500 -7.27% 1
East Midlands +30 10 £25,500 -7.27% 1
North East +14 1 - -
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 155 (31.96%) Windows
2 139 (28.66%) Linux
3 126 (25.98%) Active Directory
4 123 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
5 121 (24.95%) Microsoft
6 109 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
7 106 (21.86%) Microsoft Office
8 103 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
9 102 (21.03%) Office 365
10 99 (20.41%) DevOps
11 93 (19.18%) Windows 7
12 87 (17.94%) ITIL
13 86 (17.73%) Java
14 85 (17.53%) Open Source
14 85 (17.53%) Android
15 80 (16.49%) Windows 10
16 78 (16.08%) Degree
17 71 (14.64%) Open Source Development
18 70 (14.43%) C++
19 68 (14.02%) C
20 67 (13.81%) Wireless
21 61 (12.58%) Internet
22 55 (11.34%) Git (software)
23 53 (10.93%) JavaScript
24 50 (10.31%) Problem Management
25 49 (10.10%) High Availability
25 49 (10.10%) TCP/IP
26 46 (9.48%) SCCM
27 45 (9.28%) Self-Motivation
28 42 (8.66%) Python

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 23 (4.74%) MS Exchange
1 23 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.12%) Skype for Business
3 18 (3.71%) CMS
4 13 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (2.06%) IBM Domino
6 8 (1.65%) IIS
7 7 (1.44%) Apache
7 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.44%) WordPress
8 3 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.41%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 106 (21.86%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.89%) OmniGraffle
4 10 (2.06%) Sketch
5 5 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.21%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.44%) Q-Pulse
1 7 (1.44%) Sage CRM
2 5 (1.03%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.82%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.41%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 102 (21.03%) Office 365
2 32 (6.60%) SaaS
3 25 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.03%) IaaS
7 5 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (1.03%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.62%) GitHub
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.21%) AdWords
9 1 (0.21%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.21%) iTunes
9 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.21%) Slack
9 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 67 (13.81%) Wireless
2 61 (12.58%) Internet
3 49 (10.10%) TCP/IP
4 41 (8.45%) DNS
5 37 (7.63%) DHCP
5 37 (7.63%) LAN
6 30 (6.19%) VPN
7 29 (5.98%) WAN
8 25 (5.15%) Firewall
9 20 (4.12%) Network Security
9 20 (4.12%) Skype
10 18 (3.71%) HTTP
11 15 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (2.89%) DAB
12 14 (2.89%) HTTPS
13 13 (2.68%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (2.68%) VoIP
13 13 (2.68%) Wireshark
14 12 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (2.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.22%) MongoDB
2 26 (5.36%) Hazelcast
3 22 (4.54%) MySQL
4 13 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (2.68%) SQL Server
5 12 (2.47%) MariaDB
6 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (1.44%) SQL Server 2017
7 5 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.41%) Big Data
9 2 (0.41%) GIS
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (0.21%) Mixpanel
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Smart View
10 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 55 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 17 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.30%) Gerrit
4 14 (2.89%) Axure RP
4 14 (2.89%) Balsamiq
4 14 (2.89%) JIRA
5 13 (2.68%) Gradle
5 13 (2.68%) JUnit
5 13 (2.68%) Spock
6 7 (1.44%) Ant
6 7 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (1.24%) Bundler
8 5 (1.03%) Selenium
9 4 (0.82%) Subversion
10 3 (0.62%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.62%) GoCD
10 3 (0.62%) Robot Framework
10 3 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.41%) Gitweb
General
1 41 (8.45%) Retail
2 39 (8.04%) Law
3 32 (6.60%) Games
4 31 (6.39%) Finance
5 23 (4.74%) Legal
6 18 (3.71%) Electronics
7 17 (3.51%) Marketing
8 14 (2.89%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.68%) Automotive
10 11 (2.27%) Banking
10 11 (2.27%) Military
11 9 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (1.65%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.44%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.41%) French Language
14 2 (0.41%) German Language
15 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 86 (17.73%) Analyst
2 75 (15.46%) IT Support
3 71 (14.64%) Developer
4 69 (14.23%) Support Engineer
5 58 (11.96%) Support Analyst
6 39 (8.04%) IT Analyst
7 35 (7.22%) Java Developer
8 31 (6.39%) Desktop Support
9 29 (5.98%) Designer
9 29 (5.98%) IT Engineer
9 29 (5.98%) IT Support Analyst
9 29 (5.98%) Software Engineer
10 26 (5.36%) Compiler Engineer
10 26 (5.36%) Senior Compiler Engineer
11 24 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (4.54%) Digital Designer
12 22 (4.54%) Senior Software Engineer
13 20 (4.12%) Architect
13 20 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
14 19 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.80%) Vulkan
2 30 (6.19%) REST
2 30 (6.19%) Spring
3 27 (5.57%) HTML
4 24 (4.95%) CSS
5 22 (4.54%) Ajax
6 17 (3.51%) HTML5
7 15 (3.09%) .NET
7 15 (3.09%) SOAP
7 15 (3.09%) Web Services
8 13 (2.68%) Elastic Stack
8 13 (2.68%) JAXB
8 13 (2.68%) JAX-WS
8 13 (2.68%) LLVM
8 13 (2.68%) Natural Language Processing
8 13 (2.68%) OpenCL
8 13 (2.68%) OpenGL
8 13 (2.68%) OpenJDK
8 13 (2.68%) TensorFlow
8 13 (2.68%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (9.28%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (8.04%) Internet of Things
4 36 (7.42%) User Experience
5 35 (7.22%) Mobile App
6 30 (6.19%) iPad
7 28 (5.77%) Management Information System
8 26 (5.36%) Blackberry
9 24 (4.95%) Data Centre
10 23 (4.74%) Algorithms
10 23 (4.74%) iPhone
11 18 (3.71%) Virtual Team
12 17 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (2.68%) Driving Licence
13 13 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (2.27%) Animation
15 9 (1.86%) Robotics
15 9 (1.86%) Social Media
16 7 (1.44%) Fat Client
16 7 (1.44%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 155 (31.96%) Windows
2 139 (28.66%) Linux
3 93 (19.18%) Windows 7
4 85 (17.53%) Android
5 80 (16.49%) Windows 10
6 41 (8.45%) Apple iOS
6 41 (8.45%) Windows Server
7 39 (8.04%) Unix
8 30 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (5.77%) Ubuntu
10 25 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (3.30%) Windows XP
13 13 (2.68%) CentOS
13 13 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.68%) SUSE
13 13 (2.68%) Tizen
14 12 (2.47%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (25.36%) Problem-Solving
2 103 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (20.41%) DevOps
4 87 (17.94%) ITIL
5 85 (17.53%) Open Source
6 71 (14.64%) Open Source Development
7 50 (10.31%) Problem Management
8 49 (10.10%) High Availability
9 40 (8.25%) Service Management
10 39 (8.04%) Software Engineering
11 37 (7.63%) Computer Science
12 35 (7.22%) Time Management
13 33 (6.80%) Mentoring
14 31 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (6.19%) Line Management
15 30 (6.19%) Test Automation
16 29 (5.98%) ITIL V3
17 28 (5.77%) Web Development
18 27 (5.57%) CRM
19 25 (5.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.73%) Java
2 70 (14.43%) C++
3 68 (14.02%) C
4 53 (10.93%) JavaScript
5 42 (8.66%) Python
6 19 (3.92%) Apple Swift
7 18 (3.71%) Objective-C
7 18 (3.71%) Perl
7 18 (3.71%) SQL
8 16 (3.30%) Go
8 16 (3.30%) PHP
9 13 (2.68%) Assembly Language
9 13 (2.68%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.68%) Ruby
9 13 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.47%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.06%) C#
12 9 (1.86%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.24%) ES6
14 4 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 78 (16.08%) Degree
2 27 (5.57%) MCP
3 19 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.47%) PhD
7 9 (1.86%) MCSE
8 8 (1.65%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.44%) MCDST
10 6 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.82%) MCITP
12 3 (0.62%) MCSA
13 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.21%) CNE
13 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.21%) MOS
13 1 (0.21%) Novell Certification
13 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.01%) SLA
2 33 (6.80%) QA
3 27 (5.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (4.33%) GDPR
5 7 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (25.98%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.12%) Docker
3 16 (3.30%) BitLocker
3 16 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.06%) Firmware
5 9 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (1.03%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (9.48%) SCCM
2 29 (5.98%) Kubernetes
3 15 (3.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (2.68%) Prometheus
5 10 (2.06%) AirWatch
5 10 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (2.06%) WSUS
6 5 (1.03%) DameWare
6 5 (1.03%) EnCase
6 5 (1.03%) FTK
7 3 (0.62%) Ansible
7 3 (0.62%) Grafana
7 3 (0.62%) Kibana
7 3 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.62%) Puppet
7 3 (0.62%) Sysprep
7 3 (0.62%) Terraform
8 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.21%) Clonezilla
9 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 121 (24.95%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.22%) Cisco
3 29 (5.98%) WorldPay
4 27 (5.57%) Avaya
5 24 (4.95%) Citrix
5 24 (4.95%) Google
6 23 (4.74%) Apple
7 16 (3.30%) Polycom
8 13 (2.68%) QNX
9 12 (2.47%) Adobe
9 12 (2.47%) IBM
10 11 (2.27%) HP
10 11 (2.27%) Lotus
10 11 (2.27%) Peregrine
11 10 (2.06%) Oracle
12 9 (1.86%) iManage
12 9 (1.86%) SAP
12 9 (1.86%) SolarWinds
13 8 (1.65%) Sage
14 7 (1.44%) Red Hat