Period
to 21 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 321 323
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 16 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.27% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 14
West Midlands median annual salary £25,500 £25,500 £37,160
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.38% +6.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £23,825
90th Percentile £39,375 £47,500 £68,375
England median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% -15.73% +4.71%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,772 4,088 4,813
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.11% 40.35% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,682 3,294 3,524
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,804 £24,024 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,600 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Smartphone
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Smartphone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Smartphone in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Smartphone in the West Midlands

Smartphone
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 Smartphone within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Warwickshire +27 4 £32,500 -27.78%
Birmingham -4 4 £25,500 - 2
Worcestershire +23 2 £26,250 -8.83%
Solihull +8 2 £22,500 -
Coventry - 2 £25,037 - 3
Halesowen - 2 £19,250 -
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Smartphone.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) SCCM
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (25.00%) Android
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) SSL
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Smartphone
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
2 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) CocoaPods
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Officer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Officer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Support Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
1 2 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (12.50%) Core Animation
1 2 (12.50%) Core Data
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Animation
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) Infotainment
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (25.00%) Service Management
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) RAD
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
2 2 (12.50%) Sophos
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) iManage