Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 285 318
Rank change year-on-year +34 +33 +1
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 22 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
West Midlands median annual salary £28,250 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +5.77% -28.28%
10th Percentile £21,100 £21,287 £21,250
90th Percentile £34,375 £36,250 £47,500
England median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -15.29% -5.56%

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 3,016 3,452 3,785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.33% 37.83% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,212 2,426 3,036
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,014
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,536 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.97% +5.00% -

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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
Birmingham +51 11 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Coventry +24 6 £29,565 +18.08%
Shropshire - 3 - -
Stourbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Network Security
3 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) Office 365
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) SCCM
6 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
6 6 (27.27%) Skype
6 6 (27.27%) MCP
6 6 (27.27%) MCSE
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
6 6 (27.27%) MCDST
7 5 (22.73%) Internet
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Public Sector
9 3 (13.64%) User Experience
9 3 (13.64%) Nuix
9 3 (13.64%) FTK
9 3 (13.64%) EnCase
9 3 (13.64%) GDPR
9 3 (13.64%) Forensic Analysis

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 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.55%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Network Security
2 8 (36.36%) LAN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 6 (27.27%) Skype
4 5 (22.73%) Internet
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Intranet
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 4 (18.18%) Public Sector
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Desktop Support
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Executive
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Server Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Nightwatchjs
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.55%) Sass
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (4.55%) Web Components
2 1 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Commercial Awareness
2 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (13.64%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (13.64%) Forensic Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Multichannel Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Perl
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCDST
1 6 (27.27%) MCP
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) EnCase
2 3 (13.64%) FTK
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Nuix
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) CODA
5 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Tableau