Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 628 596 782
Rank change year-on-year -32 +186 -14
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 149 601 424
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 1.07% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 97 253 260
Median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,500 £34,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +49.28% -4.17% -4.00%

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 25,189 55,927 67,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.17% 38.93% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19,508 41,954 51,454
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,451 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +18 145 £49,500 +35.62% 36
UK excluding London +2 110 £51,500 +49.28% 29
South East +151 38 £52,500 +16.67% 3
London +110 37 £37,500 -6.25% 8
North of England +32 25 £33,500 -10.67% 9
East of England +29 24 £47,500 +58.33% 5
North West +3 23 £66,500 +77.33% 4
South West +112 14 £31,375 +23.04% 9
Work from Home +75 11 £60,000 -25.00% 6
Midlands +75 6 £32,750 +28.43% 2
West Midlands +81 4 £22,500 -19.64% 2
East Midlands +60 2 £72,500 +184.31%
North East +29 2 £33,500 - 1
Northern Ireland -23 2 - - 1
Scotland +74 1 £27,000 -8.68%

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 53 (35.57%) Windows
2 36 (24.16%) Windows 10
3 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
4 29 (19.46%) JavaScript
5 28 (18.79%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (16.11%) ITIL
6 24 (16.11%) Active Directory
6 24 (16.11%) Android
6 24 (16.11%) Office 365
7 23 (15.44%) SCCM
7 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (14.77%) Linux
8 22 (14.77%) Mobile App
9 21 (14.09%) Apple
10 20 (13.42%) C
11 19 (12.75%) Python
12 18 (12.08%) Java
12 18 (12.08%) Windows 7
12 18 (12.08%) Apple iOS
12 18 (12.08%) Self-Motivation
13 17 (11.41%) CSS
14 16 (10.74%) HTML
14 16 (10.74%) Web Development
14 16 (10.74%) HTML5
14 16 (10.74%) Mobile Device Management
14 16 (10.74%) AngularJS
15 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
15 15 (10.07%) C++
16 14 (9.40%) Azure

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 (4.03%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.36%) WordPress
3 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.67%) Confluence
4 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (15.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.67%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.11%) Office 365
2 14 (9.40%) Azure
3 3 (2.01%) AWS
3 3 (2.01%) Mimecast
3 3 (2.01%) WhatsApp
4 2 (1.34%) GCP
5 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) npm
5 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.67%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.67%) Yammer
5 1 (0.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) HTTP
2 6 (4.03%) LAN
3 5 (3.36%) Wireless
4 4 (2.68%) DHCP
4 4 (2.68%) DNS
4 4 (2.68%) VPN
4 4 (2.68%) WAN
5 3 (2.01%) Firewall
5 3 (2.01%) Skype
5 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.01%) WebEx
5 3 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.67%) Internet
6 1 (0.67%) IPsec
6 1 (0.67%) MPLS
6 1 (0.67%) NAS
6 1 (0.67%) Network Security
6 1 (0.67%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.70%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.68%) Redis
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.34%) MySQL
5 1 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.67%) Power BI
5 1 (0.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.36%) Selenium
3 5 (3.36%) webpack
4 2 (1.34%) Babel
4 2 (1.34%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.34%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (0.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.67%) Gradle
5 1 (0.67%) Grunt
5 1 (0.67%) gulp
5 1 (0.67%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (8.05%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Automotive
3 9 (6.04%) Marketing
4 8 (5.37%) Retail
5 5 (3.36%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.68%) Law
7 2 (1.34%) Banking
7 2 (1.34%) Games
7 2 (1.34%) German Language
7 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) French Language
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (16.78%) Developer
2 19 (12.75%) Desktop Support
3 16 (10.74%) Analyst
4 15 (10.07%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.05%) Deskside Engineer
6 11 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.38%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Java Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (5.37%) IT Support
8 8 (5.37%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Technical Support
9 7 (4.70%) Verification Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Deskside Support
10 6 (4.03%) Deskside Support Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (4.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (3.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.41%) CSS
2 16 (10.74%) AngularJS
2 16 (10.74%) HTML
2 16 (10.74%) HTML5
3 10 (6.71%) REST
4 9 (6.04%) .NET
4 9 (6.04%) Ajax
4 9 (6.04%) Vue.js
5 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (5.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (5.37%) CSS3
5 8 (5.37%) jQuery
5 8 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (4.03%) Angular 2
7 4 (2.68%) Django
7 4 (2.68%) Flask
7 4 (2.68%) Redux
8 3 (2.01%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (2.01%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.77%) Mobile App
2 18 (12.08%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (9.40%) User Experience
4 10 (6.71%) Algorithms
4 10 (6.71%) iPad
5 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.04%) iPhone
6 8 (5.37%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.36%) ASIC
8 4 (2.68%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.01%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.34%) Biotechnology
10 2 (1.34%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.34%) Verilog
10 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 53 (35.57%) Windows
2 36 (24.16%) Windows 10
3 24 (16.11%) Android
4 22 (14.77%) Linux
5 18 (12.08%) Apple iOS
5 18 (12.08%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.71%) Ubuntu
7 7 (4.70%) Mac OS
7 7 (4.70%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.70%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.36%) Unix
9 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.01%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.67%) CentOS
12 1 (0.67%) Debian
12 1 (0.67%) Tizen
12 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.79%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (16.11%) ITIL
3 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (10.74%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (10.74%) Web Development
5 15 (10.07%) Software Engineering
6 11 (7.38%) Break/Fix
6 11 (7.38%) High Availability
7 10 (6.71%) Mentoring
7 10 (6.71%) Problem Management
7 10 (6.71%) Scrum
8 9 (6.04%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (6.04%) Multithreading
9 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
9 8 (5.37%) Front End Development
9 8 (5.37%) Machine Learning
9 8 (5.37%) MVC
10 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.70%) Project Management
10 7 (4.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.46%) JavaScript
2 20 (13.42%) C
3 19 (12.75%) Python
4 18 (12.08%) Java
5 15 (10.07%) C++
6 11 (7.38%) C#
7 9 (6.04%) TypeScript
8 8 (5.37%) Perl
9 6 (4.03%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.68%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.01%) Tcl
12 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.34%) ES6
12 2 (1.34%) Go
12 2 (1.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.67%) ABAP
13 1 (0.67%) Fortran
13 1 (0.67%) Rust
13 1 (0.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.38%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.03%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.01%) Dell Certification
4 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.67%) MCP
5 1 (0.67%) MCSA
5 1 (0.67%) MCSE
5 1 (0.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) SLA
2 8 (5.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.01%) Docker
2 3 (2.01%) Firmware
2 3 (2.01%) XenApp
3 2 (1.34%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (15.44%) SCCM
2 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.68%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.01%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.34%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.09%) Apple
3 9 (6.04%) Dell
4 6 (4.03%) VMware
5 4 (2.68%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.01%) Citrix
7 2 (1.34%) Canon
7 2 (1.34%) Google
7 2 (1.34%) HP
7 2 (1.34%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.34%) McAfee
7 2 (1.34%) Samsung
7 2 (1.34%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.67%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.67%) Okta
8 1 (0.67%) QNX
8 1 (0.67%) Snow
8 1 (0.67%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.67%) Xerox