Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 280 307 305
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 10 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 17
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £24,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.08% -31.43% +12.90%
10th Percentile £26,396 £17,750 £24,050
90th Percentile £43,750 £34,500 £44,500
England median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -6.25%

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 3,177 3,569 3,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.61% 36.26% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,216 2,665 2,756
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +14 7 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Warwickshire +27 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £29,565 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Smartphone
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) BYOD
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Nuix
4 1 (10.00%) FTK
4 1 (10.00%) EnCase
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (10.00%) GDPR
4 1 (10.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Azure Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Mobility Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) BYOD
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EnCase
1 1 (10.00%) FTK
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nuix