Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 567 845 826
Rank change year-on-year +278 -19 -135
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 585 337 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.52% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 247 210 349
UK median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% -6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £23,150 £22,000 £21,450
90th Percentile £69,000 £63,750 £72,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,565 £38,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year -23.70% +6.90% -23.68%

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 53,186 65,158 70,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.88% 39.54% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40,155 49,920 52,290
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,386 £82,500
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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 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 +234 524 £34,500 -8.00% 78
UK excluding London +250 416 £29,565 -23.70% 63
London +101 158 £41,500 +10.67% 17
North of England +122 132 £36,250 -23.68% 16
North West +134 121 £34,750 -26.84% 8
East of England +119 99 £34,783 -24.79% 10
South East +53 69 £30,000 -20.00% 17
Midlands +81 47 £27,000 -16.92% 5
Northern Ireland - 38 - -
East Midlands +41 24 £27,000 -16.92% 2
West Midlands +55 23 £29,565 -1.45% 3
South West +24 17 £25,500 -7.27% 14
Scotland +27 16 £29,565 -38.41% 2
Yorkshire +4 11 £40,000 +16.79% 7

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 166 (28.38%) Windows
2 159 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (26.50%) Microsoft
4 152 (25.98%) Linux
5 141 (24.10%) Office 365
6 134 (22.91%) Problem-Solving
7 130 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
8 128 (21.88%) Android
9 127 (21.71%) C
10 126 (21.54%) Microsoft Office
11 122 (20.85%) Active Directory
12 121 (20.68%) C++
13 113 (19.32%) Open Source
13 113 (19.32%) DevOps
14 111 (18.97%) Degree
15 94 (16.07%) Java
16 92 (15.73%) Open Source Development
17 91 (15.56%) Windows 7
18 85 (14.53%) Software Engineering
18 85 (14.53%) User Experience
19 80 (13.68%) Windows 10
20 78 (13.33%) ITIL
21 76 (12.99%) Computer Science
22 72 (12.31%) SCCM
23 68 (11.62%) Wireless
24 66 (11.28%) Git (software)
25 64 (10.94%) Apple iOS
26 61 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
27 60 (10.26%) Python
28 59 (10.09%) Internet

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 40 (6.84%) Skype for Business
2 31 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.71%) CMS
4 8 (1.37%) IIS
5 6 (1.03%) Apache
5 6 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.85%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.68%) Drupal
7 4 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.68%) WordPress
8 3 (0.51%) Confluence
9 2 (0.34%) JBoss
9 2 (0.34%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 126 (21.54%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.39%) OmniGraffle
3 13 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (1.88%) Sketch
5 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.68%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.51%) Zeplin
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.03%) Q-Pulse
2 6 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.03%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 141 (24.10%) Office 365
2 26 (4.44%) SaaS
3 16 (2.74%) Azure
4 12 (2.05%) AWS
5 10 (1.71%) OneDrive
6 8 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 7 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.03%) Power Platform
9 5 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Flow
9 5 (0.85%) PowerApps
10 4 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.68%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (0.68%) Trello
11 3 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.51%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 68 (11.62%) Wireless
2 59 (10.09%) Internet
3 54 (9.23%) LAN
4 53 (9.06%) TCP/IP
5 47 (8.03%) WAN
6 40 (6.84%) Skype
7 26 (4.44%) DNS
8 24 (4.10%) Network Security
9 22 (3.76%) VPN
10 21 (3.59%) DHCP
11 20 (3.42%) Firewall
11 20 (3.42%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (2.39%) DAB
13 13 (2.22%) Broadband
13 13 (2.22%) VoIP
14 12 (2.05%) HTTPS
14 12 (2.05%) Wireshark
15 10 (1.71%) HTTP
15 10 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (1.54%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 27 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 24 (4.10%) Hazelcast
4 17 (2.91%) MySQL
5 12 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (1.54%) MariaDB
7 6 (1.03%) Power BI
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2017
8 4 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Smart View
10 2 (0.34%) GIS
10 2 (0.34%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.17%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.79%) JIRA
3 23 (3.93%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.76%) Gerrit
5 14 (2.39%) Axure RP
5 14 (2.39%) Balsamiq
6 12 (2.05%) Gradle
6 12 (2.05%) JUnit
6 12 (2.05%) Spock
7 11 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (1.71%) Selenium
9 6 (1.03%) Android Studio
10 5 (0.85%) GNU Toolchain
10 5 (0.85%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.34%) CppUnit
12 2 (0.34%) Gitweb
12 2 (0.34%) NUnit
12 2 (0.34%) TestComplete
12 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (8.89%) Finance
2 48 (8.21%) Automotive
2 48 (8.21%) Games
3 34 (5.81%) Retail
4 22 (3.76%) Marketing
5 20 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.91%) Electronics
7 16 (2.74%) Law
8 15 (2.56%) Legal
9 14 (2.39%) Banking
9 14 (2.39%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.85%) Housing Association
12 4 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.68%) Front Office
12 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.51%) French Language
13 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.34%) German Language
15 1 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (17.44%) Analyst
2 90 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 78 (13.33%) Developer
4 69 (11.79%) IT Support
5 61 (10.43%) Software Engineer
6 53 (9.06%) Desktop Support
7 52 (8.89%) Support Analyst
8 45 (7.69%) IT Analyst
9 35 (5.98%) Desktop Engineer
10 31 (5.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 31 (5.30%) Service Analyst
11 30 (5.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 29 (4.96%) Compiler Engineer
12 29 (4.96%) Service Desk Analyst
13 28 (4.79%) IT Support Analyst
14 26 (4.44%) IT Engineer
15 25 (4.27%) Designer
16 24 (4.10%) Architect
16 24 (4.10%) iOS Developer
16 24 (4.10%) Senior Compiler Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.40%) Vulkan
2 29 (4.96%) OpenGL
2 29 (4.96%) OpenGL ES
2 29 (4.96%) Spring
3 26 (4.44%) REST
4 25 (4.27%) LLVM
5 23 (3.93%) CSS
5 23 (3.93%) HTML
6 17 (2.91%) Natural Language Processing
6 17 (2.91%) OpenCL
6 17 (2.91%) OpenJDK
6 17 (2.91%) TensorFlow
7 16 (2.74%) Web Services
8 15 (2.56%) Ajax
8 15 (2.56%) SOAP
9 14 (2.39%) HTML5
10 13 (2.22%) .NET
11 12 (2.05%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (2.05%) JAXB
11 12 (2.05%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 130 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (14.53%) User Experience
3 61 (10.43%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (9.57%) Mobile App
5 44 (7.52%) Management Information System
6 43 (7.35%) Internet of Things
7 39 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 39 (6.67%) Blackberry
8 35 (5.98%) Virtual Team
9 27 (4.62%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (3.25%) iPhone
11 16 (2.74%) Robotics
12 12 (2.05%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.88%) Social Media
14 10 (1.71%) Device Driver
14 10 (1.71%) Infotainment
14 10 (1.71%) iPad
14 10 (1.71%) Verilog
14 10 (1.71%) VHDL
15 9 (1.54%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 166 (28.38%) Windows
2 152 (25.98%) Linux
3 128 (21.88%) Android
4 91 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 80 (13.68%) Windows 10
6 64 (10.94%) Apple iOS
7 31 (5.30%) Windows Server
8 28 (4.79%) Ubuntu
9 27 (4.62%) Tizen
9 27 (4.62%) Unix
10 21 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (2.91%) CentOS
11 17 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (2.91%) SUSE
12 15 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (2.39%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (22.91%) Problem-Solving
3 113 (19.32%) DevOps
3 113 (19.32%) Open Source
4 92 (15.73%) Open Source Development
5 85 (14.53%) Software Engineering
6 78 (13.33%) ITIL
7 76 (12.99%) Computer Science
8 51 (8.72%) Computer Architecture
9 47 (8.03%) Test Automation
10 46 (7.86%) Analytics
10 46 (7.86%) Service Management
11 45 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 41 (7.01%) High Availability
12 41 (7.01%) Information Security
13 39 (6.67%) Line Management
14 37 (6.32%) Artificial Intelligence
14 37 (6.32%) Problem Management
15 35 (5.98%) Asset Management
15 35 (5.98%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 127 (21.71%) C
2 121 (20.68%) C++
3 94 (16.07%) Java
4 60 (10.26%) Python
5 46 (7.86%) JavaScript
6 37 (6.32%) SQL
7 24 (4.10%) PowerShell
8 22 (3.76%) Apple Swift
8 22 (3.76%) Assembly Language
8 22 (3.76%) Objective-C
9 20 (3.42%) Perl
10 15 (2.56%) MATLAB
10 15 (2.56%) PHP
11 12 (2.05%) Go
11 12 (2.05%) Ruby
11 12 (2.05%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.71%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.20%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.03%) C#
14 6 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (18.97%) Degree
2 32 (5.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.93%) MCP
5 17 (2.91%) MCSE
5 17 (2.91%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.56%) MCDST
7 14 (2.39%) A+ Certification
8 10 (1.71%) PhD
9 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
10 5 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.68%) MCITP
11 4 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.68%) VCAP
12 2 (0.34%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.34%) HNC
12 2 (0.34%) MCSA
13 1 (0.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.67%) QA
2 37 (6.32%) SLA
3 25 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.56%) ISO 26262
5 5 (0.85%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.51%) GDPR
7 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 122 (20.85%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.76%) Docker
2 22 (3.76%) Firmware
3 17 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.37%) BitLocker
6 8 (1.37%) XenApp
7 7 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.20%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.51%) vSphere
9 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 72 (12.31%) SCCM
2 24 (4.10%) Kubernetes
3 21 (3.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (2.05%) Prometheus
5 11 (1.88%) WSUS
6 4 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.68%) Ansible
6 4 (0.68%) DameWare
6 4 (0.68%) Terraform
6 4 (0.68%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.51%) EnCase
7 3 (0.51%) FTK
7 3 (0.51%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (0.51%) Sysprep
8 2 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.17%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 155 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.01%) Apple
3 36 (6.15%) Citrix
4 30 (5.13%) WorldPay
5 28 (4.79%) Oracle
5 28 (4.79%) VMware
6 27 (4.62%) QNX
7 26 (4.44%) Google
8 20 (3.42%) ServiceNow
9 19 (3.25%) Adobe
10 18 (3.08%) Dell
11 16 (2.74%) Computacenter
11 16 (2.74%) MobileIron
11 16 (2.74%) SAP
12 15 (2.56%) Avaya
13 13 (2.22%) Cisco
14 12 (2.05%) Ivanti
14 12 (2.05%) Remedy
15 9 (1.54%) IBM
16 8 (1.37%) Autodesk