Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 640 610 822
Rank change year-on-year -30 +212 -28
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 116 458 304
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 0.94% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 95 284 202
Median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -22.50% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,000 £23,300
90th Percentile £74,000 £77,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £28,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -30.00% -

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 23,768 48,548 59,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.40% 38.49% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18,582 37,702 46,176
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -21 113 £35,000 +9.38% 50
UK excluding London +16 87 £33,000 +17.86% 45
London +86 25 £62,500 +40.45% 10
South East +97 23 £60,000 +126.42% 6
South West +82 22 £32,500 +22.64% 6
North of England +58 21 £32,750 +9.17% 19
East of England +30 13 £14,848 -50.51% 4
Yorkshire +36 10 £21,000 -47.50% 8
North West +54 9 £33,000 +17.86% 7
Midlands +42 6 £25,750 -8.04% 5
Work from Home -66 6 £26,500 -62.81% 1
East Midlands +30 4 £24,000 -12.73%
West Midlands +63 2 £28,250 -3.42% 5
North East - 2 £33,500 - 4
Wales +50 1 £35,000 -35.48% 2
Northern Ireland +18 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 56 (48.28%) Windows
2 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
3 45 (38.79%) Active Directory
4 41 (35.34%) Windows 10
5 30 (25.86%) Office 365
5 30 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (21.55%) Citrix
7 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
8 22 (18.97%) ITIL
8 22 (18.97%) SCCM
9 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (15.52%) Azure
11 17 (14.66%) User Experience
11 17 (14.66%) Android
11 17 (14.66%) Service Delivery
11 17 (14.66%) HTML
12 16 (13.79%) CSS
13 15 (12.93%) LAN
13 15 (12.93%) Apple
13 15 (12.93%) Legal
14 14 (12.07%) WAN
15 13 (11.21%) VMware
15 13 (11.21%) Document Management
15 13 (11.21%) Cisco
15 13 (11.21%) Linux
15 13 (11.21%) Mobile App
15 13 (11.21%) Windows 7

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 (5.17%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.72%) Confluence
2 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.86%) CMS
3 1 (0.86%) Drupal
3 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.86%) Jupyter
3 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.86%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.86%) Figma
4 1 (0.86%) Sketch
4 1 (0.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.86%) Office 365
2 18 (15.52%) Azure
3 6 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.45%) AWS
5 2 (1.72%) GCP
6 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.86%) npm
6 1 (0.86%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.86%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) LAN
2 14 (12.07%) WAN
3 11 (9.48%) Firewall
3 11 (9.48%) VoIP
3 11 (9.48%) Wireless
4 10 (8.62%) HTTP
4 10 (8.62%) Skype
5 9 (7.76%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (6.90%) VPN
7 7 (6.03%) PBX
7 7 (6.03%) Unified Communications
8 6 (5.17%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.17%) Softphone
8 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.31%) DNS
9 5 (4.31%) Internet
9 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.45%) DHCP
11 1 (0.86%) DMZ
11 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (0.86%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.86%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.86%) GIS
3 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.31%) webpack
3 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.86%) Buildbot
4 1 (0.86%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.86%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.86%) GitLab
4 1 (0.86%) Grunt
4 1 (0.86%) gulp
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 15 (12.93%) Legal
2 10 (8.62%) Law
3 7 (6.03%) Finance
4 6 (5.17%) Marketing
4 6 (5.17%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.45%) Advertising
6 4 (3.45%) Games
7 3 (2.59%) Automotive
7 3 (2.59%) Back Office
7 3 (2.59%) Electronics
7 3 (2.59%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.86%) German Language
8 1 (0.86%) Housing Association
8 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (22.41%) Analyst
2 22 (18.97%) Developer
3 14 (12.07%) Service Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (11.21%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Java Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Engineer
7 10 (8.62%) Team Leader
8 9 (7.76%) IT Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.31%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) IT Support
11 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.45%) 1st Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.66%) HTML
2 16 (13.79%) CSS
3 11 (9.48%) HTML5
4 10 (8.62%) Ajax
4 10 (8.62%) CSS3
4 10 (8.62%) REST
5 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.03%) Angular 2
7 4 (3.45%) Node.js
8 3 (2.59%) GraphQL
8 3 (2.59%) jQuery
8 3 (2.59%) Middleware
8 3 (2.59%) OpenGL
8 3 (2.59%) React
8 3 (2.59%) Redux
9 2 (1.72%) DirectX
9 2 (1.72%) Jest
9 2 (1.72%) SVG
9 2 (1.72%) Vue.js
9 2 (1.72%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) User Experience
2 13 (11.21%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (5.17%) Wiki
5 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.31%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.45%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.45%) Graphic Design
6 4 (3.45%) iPad
6 4 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.45%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.59%) Clustering
7 3 (2.59%) iPhone
8 2 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.72%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.72%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.72%) STB
Operating Systems
1 56 (48.28%) Windows
2 41 (35.34%) Windows 10
3 25 (21.55%) Windows Server
4 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.66%) Android
6 13 (11.21%) Linux
6 13 (11.21%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (8.62%) Ubuntu
8 9 (7.76%) Apple iOS
9 8 (6.90%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.59%) Unix
12 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.72%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.86%) Check Point GAiA
13 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (18.97%) ITIL
3 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.66%) Service Delivery
5 13 (11.21%) Document Management
6 12 (10.34%) Front End Development
7 11 (9.48%) BDD
7 11 (9.48%) High Availability
7 11 (9.48%) Project Management
7 11 (9.48%) Web Development
8 10 (8.62%) Mobile Application Development
8 10 (8.62%) Multithreading
9 9 (7.76%) DevOps
9 9 (7.76%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
10 8 (6.90%) Analytics
10 8 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (6.03%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.03%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (10.34%) Java
3 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.62%) TypeScript
4 7 (6.03%) C++
5 6 (5.17%) C
5 6 (5.17%) Python
6 4 (3.45%) SQL
7 3 (2.59%) Go
8 2 (1.72%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.72%) Perl
8 2 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (0.86%) C#
9 1 (0.86%) ES6
9 1 (0.86%) Java 8
9 1 (0.86%) R
9 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) MCP
2 6 (5.17%) Degree
3 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.59%) MCSA
5 3 (2.59%) MCSE
5 3 (2.59%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) CCA
7 1 (0.86%) CISM
7 1 (0.86%) CISSP
7 1 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.86%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.86%) DO-254
3 1 (0.86%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.86%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) NCSC
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (38.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.45%) XenApp
6 3 (2.59%) Docker
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (18.97%) SCCM
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (6.03%) CASB
4 4 (3.45%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.86%) Nessus
6 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.86%) Puppet
6 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (21.55%) Citrix
3 15 (12.93%) Apple
4 13 (11.21%) Cisco
4 13 (11.21%) VMware
5 11 (9.48%) Mitel
6 7 (6.03%) Canon
6 7 (6.03%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.03%) iManage
7 6 (5.17%) HP
7 6 (5.17%) Netskope
7 6 (5.17%) RightFax
7 6 (5.17%) Sophos
8 5 (4.31%) Adobe
8 5 (4.31%) Dell
8 5 (4.31%) Intapp
9 4 (3.45%) Xerox
10 2 (1.72%) Google
10 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.86%) Avaya