Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 746 621 607
Rank change year-on-year -125 -14 -121
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 451 749 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.95% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 381 628 713
UK median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,500 £25,775
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -

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 76086 78808 91407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.19% 41.17% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 57129 64628 73335
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 25 September 2017.

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 25 September 2017. 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 -124 421 £42,500 -10.53% 36
UK excluding London -57 239 £35,000 -22.22% 24
London -152 199 £50,000 - 13
South East +62 92 £50,000 +19.76% 3
North of England -9 51 £32,000 +14.29% 12
East of England -92 36 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Yorkshire +15 27 £24,500 +22.50% 5
Midlands +26 24 £26,500 -44.21% 1
North West -10 23 £40,000 +33.33% 5
South West +10 19 £25,250 +1.00% 2
East Midlands +31 13 £37,500 -25.00%
Scotland +3 13 £32,500 -38.10%
West Midlands +1 11 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Wales +11 4 £21,500 -18.87% 1
North East - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, 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.

1 202 (44.79%) Windows
2 139 (30.82%) Android
3 135 (29.93%) Microsoft
4 101 (22.39%) Active Directory
4 101 (22.39%) Microsoft Office
5 95 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
6 85 (18.85%) Windows 7
6 85 (18.85%) Apple iOS
7 83 (18.40%) Apple
8 66 (14.63%) Windows 10
9 59 (13.08%) ITIL
10 57 (12.64%) Finance
11 51 (11.31%) Computer Science
12 49 (10.86%) Telecoms
12 49 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
13 48 (10.64%) Windows Server
13 48 (10.64%) Degree
14 46 (10.20%) C
14 46 (10.20%) Java
15 43 (9.53%) Office 365
16 42 (9.31%) Linux
16 42 (9.31%) Security Cleared
17 41 (9.09%) Scrum
18 40 (8.87%) Google
18 40 (8.87%) Android Development
19 39 (8.65%) Git (software)
20 37 (8.20%) Firewall
21 36 (7.98%) CSS
21 36 (7.98%) Cybersecurity
22 35 (7.76%) Unix

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 30 (6.65%) MS Exchange
2 17 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.77%) Confluence
6 7 (1.55%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.11%) CMS
7 5 (1.11%) WordPress
8 4 (0.89%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.89%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.44%) SAS
10 1 (0.22%) Apache
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 101 (22.39%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.66%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.44%) InVision
8 2 (0.44%) Maya
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.22%) Blender
9 1 (0.22%) SPSS
9 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.53%) Office 365
2 15 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.44%) SaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.89%) G Suite
6 3 (0.67%) IaaS
6 3 (0.67%) PaaS
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.44%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.22%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.20%) Firewall
2 35 (7.76%) LAN
3 33 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 31 (6.87%) WAN
5 25 (5.54%) SS7
6 23 (5.10%) Ethernet
6 23 (5.10%) Internet
6 23 (5.10%) Wireless
7 21 (4.66%) Radio Access Network
7 21 (4.66%) VoLTE
7 21 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
8 19 (4.21%) DNS
8 19 (4.21%) VPN
9 13 (2.88%) DHCP
10 12 (2.66%) Remote Desktop
10 12 (2.66%) SAN
11 10 (2.22%) IP Telephony
11 10 (2.22%) Skype
12 9 (2.00%) Network Security
12 9 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.88%) MongoDB
2 11 (2.44%) MySQL
3 8 (1.77%) NoSQL
3 8 (1.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.33%) Big Data
5 3 (0.67%) Redis
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.22%) GIS
7 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.22%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.87%) JIRA
3 13 (2.88%) Subversion
4 10 (2.22%) Selenium
5 7 (1.55%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.33%) Bugzilla
6 6 (1.33%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.33%) Toad
7 5 (1.11%) git-flow
8 4 (0.89%) Appium
8 4 (0.89%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.67%) Grunt
9 3 (0.67%) gulp
9 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.67%) MSI
9 3 (0.67%) Xcode
10 2 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.44%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.44%) JUnit
10 2 (0.44%) NUnit
General
1 57 (12.64%) Finance
2 49 (10.86%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.10%) Law
4 20 (4.43%) Legal
5 19 (4.21%) Banking
6 17 (3.77%) Marketing
6 17 (3.77%) Retail
7 13 (2.88%) Advertising
8 12 (2.66%) Retail Banking
9 9 (2.00%) Games
10 4 (0.89%) Electronics
11 3 (0.67%) Back Office
11 3 (0.67%) Billing
12 2 (0.44%) Automotive
12 2 (0.44%) Local Government
12 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (25.72%) Analyst
2 87 (19.29%) Developer
3 69 (15.30%) Support Analyst
4 54 (11.97%) IT Support
5 46 (10.20%) Desktop Support
6 36 (7.98%) IT Analyst
7 33 (7.32%) Network Engineer
8 32 (7.10%) IT Support Analyst
9 31 (6.87%) Service Analyst
10 30 (6.65%) Service Desk Analyst
11 27 (5.99%) 2nd Line Support
11 27 (5.99%) Support Engineer
12 25 (5.54%) IP Engineer
12 25 (5.54%) IP Network Engineer
13 23 (5.10%) Desktop Analyst
14 21 (4.66%) Architect
14 21 (4.66%) Core Network Engineer
14 21 (4.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 21 (4.66%) iOS Developer
14 21 (4.66%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.98%) CSS
2 35 (7.76%) HTML
3 29 (6.43%) Web Services
4 26 (5.76%) AngularJS
5 25 (5.54%) .NET
6 20 (4.43%) HTML5
7 19 (4.21%) SOAP
8 17 (3.77%) CSS3
9 16 (3.55%) REST
10 14 (3.10%) Core Data
10 14 (3.10%) React
11 11 (2.44%) Cocoa
11 11 (2.44%) jQuery
11 11 (2.44%) RESTful
12 10 (2.22%) XHTML
13 8 (1.77%) Ajax
13 8 (1.77%) Spring
14 7 (1.55%) Backbone.js
15 6 (1.33%) Apache Flex
15 6 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.31%) Computer Science
2 49 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.43%) Data Centre
4 28 (6.21%) Handset
5 26 (5.76%) User Experience
6 24 (5.32%) Mobile App
7 20 (4.43%) Management Information System
8 19 (4.21%) Blackberry
9 15 (3.33%) BYOD
9 15 (3.33%) Client/Server
9 15 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (3.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (3.10%) Internet of Things
11 13 (2.88%) Apple TV
12 12 (2.66%) Driving Licence
13 11 (2.44%) iPhone
13 11 (2.44%) Social Media
14 10 (2.22%) Algorithms
14 10 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
15 9 (2.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 202 (44.79%) Windows
2 139 (30.82%) Android
3 85 (18.85%) Apple iOS
3 85 (18.85%) Windows 7
4 66 (14.63%) Windows 10
5 48 (10.64%) Windows Server
6 42 (9.31%) Linux
7 35 (7.76%) Unix
8 28 (6.21%) Mac OS X
9 27 (5.99%) Windows 8
10 21 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (3.33%) Windows XP
13 10 (2.22%) VxWorks
14 9 (2.00%) Mac OS
15 6 (1.33%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.44%) BlackBerry OS
16 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (13.08%) ITIL
3 41 (9.09%) Scrum
4 40 (8.87%) Android Development
5 36 (7.98%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (7.76%) Penetration Testing
6 35 (7.76%) Test Automation
7 31 (6.87%) Service Management
8 26 (5.76%) iOS Development
9 25 (5.54%) Incident Management
9 25 (5.54%) Network Design
9 25 (5.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 23 (5.10%) MVC
10 23 (5.10%) TDD
11 22 (4.88%) OO
11 22 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 21 (4.66%) Time Management
13 20 (4.43%) Front End Development
14 19 (4.21%) Scenario Testing
14 19 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (10.20%) C
1 46 (10.20%) Java
2 35 (7.76%) JavaScript
3 32 (7.10%) C++
3 32 (7.10%) SQL
4 31 (6.87%) Python
5 27 (5.99%) C#
6 26 (5.76%) Objective-C
7 12 (2.66%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.44%) PHP
9 10 (2.22%) MATLAB
10 5 (1.11%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.67%) Elixir
12 2 (0.44%) Clojure
12 2 (0.44%) Erlang
12 2 (0.44%) Groovy
12 2 (0.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.22%) HLSL
13 1 (0.22%) R
13 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (10.64%) Degree
2 42 (9.31%) Security Cleared
3 35 (7.76%) DV Cleared
4 31 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (5.10%) MCP
6 19 (4.21%) MCSE
7 18 (3.99%) MCDST
8 11 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.00%) A+ Certification
9 9 (2.00%) MCITP
10 7 (1.55%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.11%) CCNA
13 3 (0.67%) CITP
13 3 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.67%) HND
14 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.21%) SLA
2 19 (4.21%) QA
3 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 101 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.00%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.77%) Docker
6 5 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.67%) Firmware
7 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.44%) pfSense
8 2 (0.44%) XenApp
8 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.22%) NFS
9 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (6.87%) SCCM
2 10 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (2.22%) WSUS
3 5 (1.11%) Kibana
4 4 (0.89%) Grafana
4 4 (0.89%) logstash
4 4 (0.89%) StatsD
5 3 (0.67%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.67%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (0.67%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) DameWare
6 1 (0.22%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.22%) Terraform
6 1 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 135 (29.93%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.40%) Apple
3 40 (8.87%) Google
4 32 (7.10%) Citrix
4 32 (7.10%) VMware
5 23 (5.10%) Cisco
6 19 (4.21%) Symantec
7 12 (2.66%) LANDesk
7 12 (2.66%) McAfee
8 10 (2.22%) Cognizant
8 10 (2.22%) Mitel
9 9 (2.00%) Samsung
10 8 (1.77%) Adobe
10 8 (1.77%) HP
10 8 (1.77%) Sophos
10 8 (1.77%) Veeam
11 7 (1.55%) Avaya
11 7 (1.55%) MobileIron
12 6 (1.33%) Facebook
12 6 (1.33%) Xamarin