The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Computing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Mobile Computing
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 227 218
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Computing 4 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.078% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.49% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 11
Median salary £34,000 £21,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.90% -8.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.66%  

Mobile Computing is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1909 2266 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.42% 36.62% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1630 1606
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Mobile Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Mobile Computing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Computing in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Computing in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Mobile Computing in the West Midlands

Mobile Computing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Birmingham +1 4 £34,000 +61.90%
Mobile Computing
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Mobile Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Mobile Computing.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (50.00%) SOTI
3 4 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WLAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) RFID
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) French Language
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management

Mobile Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) RFID
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) ERP Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SOTI
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft