Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 625 816 786
Rank change year-on-year +191 -30 -32
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 438 314 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.52% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 266 196 355
UK median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £22,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,250 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £28,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -6.98%

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 48,413 60,032 67,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.51% 39.56% 38.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37,164 45,553 52,197
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,280 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 January 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 24 January 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 +179 425 £32,000 -15.79% 71
UK excluding London +182 287 £28,000 -30.00% 62
London +69 141 £44,750 +19.33% 17
South East +90 85 £27,500 -31.25% 21
East of England +97 73 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Midlands +84 50 £27,500 -33.73% 10
North of England +65 49 £30,000 -16.62% 12
East Midlands +53 37 £27,250 -10.29% 8
North West +50 35 £28,000 -22.18% 6
South West +42 22 £26,500 -24.29% 4
Yorkshire +49 14 £40,000 - 6
West Midlands +33 13 £29,000 -31.76% 2
Scotland +28 6 £28,283 -4.34% 2
Wales -2 2 £54,250 +108.65% 5
Northern Ireland +7 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 189 (43.15%) Windows
2 158 (36.07%) Microsoft
3 150 (34.25%) Office 365
4 129 (29.45%) Active Directory
5 124 (28.31%) Android
6 108 (24.66%) Microsoft Office
7 91 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (20.09%) User Experience
9 85 (19.41%) SCCM
10 80 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
11 79 (18.04%) Apple iOS
11 79 (18.04%) Windows 10
12 76 (17.35%) Windows 7
13 73 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 64 (14.61%) Degree
15 63 (14.38%) Finance
15 63 (14.38%) Mobile App
16 62 (14.16%) Apple
17 60 (13.70%) Self-Motivation
18 55 (12.56%) Linux
19 48 (10.96%) Scrum
19 48 (10.96%) C++
20 45 (10.27%) C
20 45 (10.27%) Skype
21 44 (10.05%) Blackberry
21 44 (10.05%) TCP/IP
22 43 (9.82%) ITIL
22 43 (9.82%) Telecoms
22 43 (9.82%) Computer Science
22 43 (9.82%) Skype for Business

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 43 (9.82%) Skype for Business
2 27 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.20%) WordPress
4 10 (2.28%) CMS
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.60%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.37%) Drupal
8 5 (1.14%) Confluence
9 4 (0.91%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.91%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.91%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.91%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.46%) IIS
10 2 (0.46%) Jupyter
Applications
1 108 (24.66%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.14%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.91%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.46%) InDesign
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.23%) InVision
9 1 (0.23%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (2.97%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 150 (34.25%) Office 365
2 13 (2.97%) AWS
3 9 (2.05%) Azure
4 7 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.60%) OneDrive
5 6 (1.37%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.91%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.91%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.91%) AWS CodePipeline
7 4 (0.91%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.91%) SaaS
7 4 (0.91%) Trello
8 3 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.68%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (0.46%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.46%) WhatsApp
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.27%) Skype
2 44 (10.05%) TCP/IP
3 35 (7.99%) Remote Desktop
4 33 (7.53%) DNS
4 33 (7.53%) LAN
5 32 (7.31%) Broadband
6 29 (6.62%) Wireless
7 24 (5.48%) VPN
7 24 (5.48%) WAN
8 11 (2.51%) DHCP
8 11 (2.51%) Internet
8 11 (2.51%) Network Security
8 11 (2.51%) VoIP
9 10 (2.28%) Firewall
10 8 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.60%) HTTP
11 7 (1.60%) Intranet
11 7 (1.60%) LTE
11 7 (1.60%) WebEx
12 5 (1.14%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.37%) MySQL
3 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.91%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.68%) Power BI
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Smart View
6 2 (0.46%) SQLite
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.23%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 38 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 24 (5.48%) JIRA
3 23 (5.25%) Jenkins
4 13 (2.97%) Maven
4 13 (2.97%) Selenium
5 9 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.37%) Axure RP
7 5 (1.14%) Balsamiq
7 5 (1.14%) CppUnit
7 5 (1.14%) gulp
7 5 (1.14%) NUnit
7 5 (1.14%) TestComplete
7 5 (1.14%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.91%) Gerrit
8 4 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.68%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.46%) GNU Toolchain
10 2 (0.46%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 63 (14.38%) Finance
2 43 (9.82%) Telecoms
3 31 (7.08%) Retail
4 26 (5.94%) Marketing
5 21 (4.79%) Games
6 16 (3.65%) Automotive
7 12 (2.74%) Law
8 10 (2.28%) Banking
9 8 (1.83%) Legal
10 7 (1.60%) Electronics
11 6 (1.37%) Public Sector
12 4 (0.91%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.91%) French Language
12 4 (0.91%) Front Office
12 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.46%) German Language
13 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (19.18%) Analyst
2 70 (15.98%) Developer
3 61 (13.93%) Support Engineer
4 57 (13.01%) Desktop Support
5 51 (11.64%) Desktop Engineer
6 45 (10.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 42 (9.59%) IT Support
8 39 (8.90%) IT Analyst
9 35 (7.99%) Service Analyst
10 34 (7.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 34 (7.76%) Support Analyst
11 27 (6.16%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.57%) Designer
13 19 (4.34%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (4.34%) Consultant
13 19 (4.34%) UX Designer
14 18 (4.11%) IT Engineer
15 17 (3.88%) iOS Developer
15 17 (3.88%) IT Support Analyst
15 17 (3.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.45%) HTML
2 36 (8.22%) CSS
3 26 (5.94%) XML
4 21 (4.79%) .NET
5 20 (4.57%) LDAP
6 18 (4.11%) jQuery
6 18 (4.11%) Node.js
7 17 (3.88%) AngularJS
8 16 (3.65%) REST
9 14 (3.20%) Web Services
9 14 (3.20%) XSLT
10 13 (2.97%) Vulkan
11 12 (2.74%) HTML5
11 12 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (2.51%) Symfony
13 10 (2.28%) Ajax
13 10 (2.28%) Middleware
13 10 (2.28%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (2.28%) RESTful
13 10 (2.28%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 88 (20.09%) User Experience
2 73 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (14.38%) Mobile App
4 60 (13.70%) Self-Motivation
5 44 (10.05%) Blackberry
6 36 (8.22%) Management Information System
7 19 (4.34%) iPhone
8 15 (3.42%) iPad
9 13 (2.97%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.51%) Virtual Team
11 10 (2.28%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.83%) BBC
13 8 (1.83%) Handset
13 8 (1.83%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.60%) CMDB
15 6 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (1.14%) Internet of Things
16 5 (1.14%) Verilog
16 5 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 189 (43.15%) Windows
2 124 (28.31%) Android
3 79 (18.04%) Apple iOS
3 79 (18.04%) Windows 10
4 76 (17.35%) Windows 7
5 55 (12.56%) Linux
6 25 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 21 (4.79%) Windows 8
8 15 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.83%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.83%) Tizen
9 8 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.60%) Mac OS
11 6 (1.37%) Unix
12 4 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.68%) CentOS
14 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.46%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (18.26%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (10.96%) Scrum
4 43 (9.82%) Computer Science
4 43 (9.82%) ITIL
5 38 (8.68%) Asset Management
5 38 (8.68%) Mobile Device Management
6 35 (7.99%) Break/Fix
7 34 (7.76%) Service Management
7 34 (7.76%) Software Engineering
8 30 (6.85%) Analytics
9 26 (5.94%) Collaborative Working
10 25 (5.71%) Wireframes
11 23 (5.25%) Information Security
12 21 (4.79%) Chat Support
12 21 (4.79%) Computer Architecture
12 21 (4.79%) SDLC
13 20 (4.57%) E-Commerce
13 20 (4.57%) Test Automation
14 19 (4.34%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (10.96%) C++
2 45 (10.27%) C
3 40 (9.13%) JavaScript
4 34 (7.76%) Java
5 29 (6.62%) SQL
6 26 (5.94%) PowerShell
7 24 (5.48%) Python
8 19 (4.34%) Objective-C
9 17 (3.88%) PHP
10 15 (3.42%) Apple Swift
10 15 (3.42%) C#
11 9 (2.05%) XPath
11 9 (2.05%) XQuery
12 5 (1.14%) Assembly Language
13 4 (0.91%) Kotlin
14 3 (0.68%) Perl
15 2 (0.46%) ES6
15 2 (0.46%) Java 8
15 2 (0.46%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (14.61%) Degree
2 38 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 25 (5.71%) A+ Certification
4 21 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.83%) MCP
6 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.60%) MCDST
7 7 (1.60%) MCSE
8 4 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.91%) VCAP
8 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.68%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.46%) HNC
10 2 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.23%) CISSP
11 1 (0.23%) GIAC
11 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.68%) SLA
2 18 (4.11%) QA
3 8 (1.83%) ISO 26262
4 5 (1.14%) WCAG
5 4 (0.91%) WAI
6 3 (0.68%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.02%) XenApp
3 20 (4.57%) XenDesktop
4 15 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (2.74%) Docker
6 9 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.60%) Firmware
8 7 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.14%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 85 (19.41%) SCCM
2 25 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (2.05%) AirWatch
4 8 (1.83%) Ansible
5 5 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.14%) Terraform
6 4 (0.91%) DameWare
6 4 (0.91%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.68%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (0.68%) WSUS
8 2 (0.46%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.23%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.23%) Webmin
Vendors
1 158 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.16%) Apple
3 40 (9.13%) Citrix
4 29 (6.62%) Oracle
4 29 (6.62%) VMware
5 22 (5.02%) ServiceNow
6 20 (4.57%) Dell
7 19 (4.34%) Computacenter
7 19 (4.34%) MobileIron
8 16 (3.65%) Cisco
9 15 (3.42%) Google
10 12 (2.74%) Adobe
10 12 (2.74%) HP
10 12 (2.74%) Samsung
10 12 (2.74%) WorldPay
11 11 (2.51%) iManage
12 8 (1.83%) Avaya
12 8 (1.83%) Ivanti
12 8 (1.83%) QNX
13 7 (1.60%) McAfee