The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Symbian products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symbian over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Symbian Ltd.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symbian
UK
Rank 853 947 955
Rank change year-on-year +94 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Symbian 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 8
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £22,050
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +126.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £22,050
% change year-on-year -25.00% +126.75%  

Symbian is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36809 47478 50257
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.93% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29583 38744 40534
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Symbian
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Symbian as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Symbian in the UK

Symbian
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symbian.

Salary trend for Symbian in the UK

Symbian
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symbian within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +106 7 £37,500 -25.00%
North West -11 7 £37,500 -25.00%
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 -
Manchester -21 1 £47,500 -5.00%

Symbian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Symbian 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 Symbian.

1 8 (100.00%) J2ME
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) iPhone
2 6 (75.00%) Qt
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) OpenAL
2 6 (75.00%) OpenCL
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) NFC
2 6 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Automotive
2 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (75.00%) UIQ
2 6 (75.00%) Series 60
2 6 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) BREW
2 6 (75.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (75.00%) GPRS

Symbian
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (75.00%) DVB
1 6 (75.00%) GPRS
1 6 (75.00%) GSM
1 6 (75.00%) NFC
1 6 (75.00%) UMTS
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (75.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2ME
2 6 (75.00%) BREW
2 6 (75.00%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 6 (75.00%) OpenAL
2 6 (75.00%) OpenCL
2 6 (75.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (75.00%) Qt
2 6 (75.00%) Series 60
2 6 (75.00%) SVG
2 6 (75.00%) UIQ
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
1 6 (75.00%) iPhone
1 6 (75.00%) MPEG
1 6 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DRM
1 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Intel