Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 321 307
Rank change year-on-year +33 -14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 9 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.28% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 18
West Midlands median annual salary £27,500 £24,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% -30.00% +12.90%
10th Percentile £23,850 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £39,550 £39,625 £55,250
England median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.76% -10.53% +9.20%

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 3,501 3,945 4,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.13% 39.66% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,500 3,155 3,352
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +37 4 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Worcestershire +14 3 £26,250 +9.38%
Birmingham -1 2 £25,500 -7.27% 4
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 3 (33.33%) Android
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Core Data
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
4 2 (22.22%) CocoaPods
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Animation
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Core Animation
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) FlexRay
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) CocoaPods
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
1 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
1 2 (22.22%) Core Animation
1 2 (22.22%) Core Data
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) Infotainment
3 1 (11.11%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Apple Swift
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) iManage
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec