Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 604 582 856
Rank change year-on-year -22 +274 -33
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 87 568 328
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.41% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.07% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 256 219
Median annual salary £42,250 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,825 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £76,750 £73,125 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £29,565 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.77% -21.16% +7.14%

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 19,021 53,325 65,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.06% 38.90% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15,326 40,376 49,759
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £85,386
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%

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 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +8 85 £42,500 +15.65% 33
UK excluding London +15 58 £36,000 +21.77% 23
London +157 28 £61,708 +46.92% 9
South East +154 21 £60,000 +103.39% 5
North of England +52 14 £33,000 -12.00% 7
South West +127 12 £31,375 +23.04% 5
North West +26 9 £33,000 -5.71% 2
East of England +51 6 £39,000 +12.13% 5
Work from Home +6 6 £26,250 -62.50% 7
Yorkshire +113 3 £20,000 -50.00% 4
West Midlands +89 3 £29,000 -1.91%
Midlands +73 3 £29,000 +7.41% 1
North East - 2 £33,500 - 1
Northern Ireland -14 1 - -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 45 (51.72%) Windows
2 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
3 33 (37.93%) Windows 10
4 28 (32.18%) Active Directory
5 26 (29.89%) Office 365
6 21 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
8 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
10 17 (19.54%) Service Delivery
10 17 (19.54%) SCCM
10 17 (19.54%) Azure
10 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
11 15 (17.24%) ITIL
12 14 (16.09%) LAN
12 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2016
13 13 (14.94%) WAN
13 13 (14.94%) Citrix
13 13 (14.94%) Linux
14 12 (13.79%) Java
14 12 (13.79%) Problem Management
14 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
15 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Intune
15 11 (12.64%) Web Development
15 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.64%) High Availability
15 11 (12.64%) Firewall
15 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
16 10 (11.49%) VMware

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 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) Drupal
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 26 (29.89%) Office 365
2 17 (19.54%) Azure
3 6 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.60%) AWS
5 2 (2.30%) GCP
5 2 (2.30%) npm
5 2 (2.30%) Yarn
6 1 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.15%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) LAN
2 13 (14.94%) WAN
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
4 10 (11.49%) HTTP
4 10 (11.49%) Wireless
5 8 (9.20%) Skype
5 8 (9.20%) VoIP
5 8 (9.20%) VPN
6 7 (8.05%) PBX
6 7 (8.05%) Unified Communications
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (6.90%) NetScaler
7 6 (6.90%) Softphone
8 5 (5.75%) Internet
8 5 (5.75%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.30%) DNS
11 1 (1.15%) DHCP
11 1 (1.15%) DMZ
11 1 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.15%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.15%) GIS
3 1 (1.15%) Power BI
3 1 (1.15%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) webpack
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) Grunt
4 2 (2.30%) gulp
5 1 (1.15%) Buildbot
5 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.15%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.15%) GitLab
General
1 10 (11.49%) Law
2 8 (9.20%) Legal
3 4 (4.60%) Advertising
3 4 (4.60%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Automotive
5 2 (2.30%) German Language
5 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Finance
6 1 (1.15%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (13.79%) Analyst
2 11 (12.64%) Developer
2 11 (12.64%) Team Leader
3 10 (11.49%) Java Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Senior Java Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (5.75%) Desktop Support
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.60%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) IT Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Service Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) Ajax
1 10 (11.49%) CSS
1 10 (11.49%) HTML
1 10 (11.49%) REST
2 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.20%) CSS3
2 8 (9.20%) HTML5
3 5 (5.75%) Angular 2
4 3 (3.45%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) GraphQL
5 2 (2.30%) Node.js
5 2 (2.30%) Redux
5 2 (2.30%) Sass
5 2 (2.30%) Twig
5 2 (2.30%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.15%) Material Design
6 1 (1.15%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.15%) OpenGL ES
6 1 (1.15%) React
6 1 (1.15%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.20%) User Experience
4 7 (8.05%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.90%) Wiki
6 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.60%) iPad
6 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.45%) Clustering
7 3 (3.45%) iPhone
8 2 (2.30%) Biotechnology
8 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
9 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.15%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.72%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) Windows 10
3 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
5 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (14.94%) Linux
6 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (11.49%) Android
7 10 (11.49%) Ubuntu
8 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.45%) Unix
10 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.15%) Check Point GAiA
12 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (19.54%) Service Delivery
3 15 (17.24%) ITIL
4 12 (13.79%) Problem Management
5 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) High Availability
5 11 (12.64%) Web Development
6 10 (11.49%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (11.49%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.34%) Front End Development
7 9 (10.34%) Project Management
8 8 (9.20%) DevOps
8 8 (9.20%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (8.05%) Analytics
9 7 (8.05%) BDD
9 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.05%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.90%) Document Management
10 6 (6.90%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
2 12 (13.79%) Java
3 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.20%) C
5 7 (8.05%) TypeScript
6 4 (4.60%) Python
6 4 (4.60%) SQL
7 2 (2.30%) C#
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) ES6
7 2 (2.30%) Perl
7 2 (2.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.15%) ABAP
8 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.15%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.15%) Go
8 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.60%) MCP
3 3 (3.45%) MCSA
3 3 (3.45%) MCSE
3 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) CISSP
5 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.15%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
2 3 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) DO-254
3 1 (1.15%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.15%) NCSC
3 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (32.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.05%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) Docker
4 3 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) SCCM
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (8.05%) CASB
4 4 (4.60%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.30%) Ansible
6 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.15%) Nessus
6 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (49.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Citrix
3 10 (11.49%) VMware
4 9 (10.34%) Apple
4 9 (10.34%) Cisco
5 8 (9.20%) Mitel
6 7 (8.05%) Canon
6 7 (8.05%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.90%) HP
7 6 (6.90%) Netskope
7 6 (6.90%) RightFax
7 6 (6.90%) Sophos
8 5 (5.75%) Dell
9 2 (2.30%) Google
9 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.15%) Okta
10 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.15%) Samsung
10 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.15%) Verint