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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartphone in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Smartphone over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Smartphone
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 635 524 296
Rank change year-on-year -111 -228 +46
Permanent jobs citing Smartphone 228 141 17
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.31% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.85% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 101 21 15
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £28,050
25th Percentile £35,000 £26,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -25.00% -25.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £52,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £57,500 £88,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year -3.45% -25.64% +43.38%

Smartphone is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 33,290 16,613 3,157
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.67% 40.03% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,366 11,346 2,655
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,990 £34,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +0.15%

Smartphone
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Smartphone as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Smartphone trend for jobs with a WFH option

Smartphone
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Smartphone.

Smartphone salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Smartphone
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Smartphone over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Smartphone salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, Smartphone job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Smartphone.

1 101 (44.30%) Agile
2 78 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 75 (32.89%) Docker
4 74 (32.46%) DevOps
5 73 (32.02%) Problem-Solving
5 73 (32.02%) Social Skills
5 73 (32.02%) Finance
6 71 (31.14%) AWS
7 62 (27.19%) Android
8 59 (25.88%) Linux
9 58 (25.44%) Python
10 56 (24.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 55 (24.12%) REST
12 53 (23.25%) JavaScript
12 53 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (22.37%) Windows
14 50 (21.93%) Git (software)
14 50 (21.93%) Apple iOS
15 46 (20.18%) Continuous Improvement
15 46 (20.18%) Mobile App
16 43 (18.86%) User Experience
16 43 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
17 42 (18.42%) Social Media
18 41 (17.98%) Java
18 41 (17.98%) Cyberattack
18 41 (17.98%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
18 41 (17.98%) Threat Intelligence
19 39 (17.11%) Front End Development
19 39 (17.11%) Scrum
20 38 (16.67%) C#

Smartphone
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 24 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 16 (7.02%) WordPress
3 8 (3.51%) Apache
3 8 (3.51%) IIS
4 5 (2.19%) CMS
5 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.95%) AutoCAD
2 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (7.46%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 71 (31.14%) AWS
2 37 (16.23%) Azure
3 23 (10.09%) SaaS
4 21 (9.21%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (9.21%) Serverless
5 17 (7.46%) Amazon SQS
5 17 (7.46%) AWS Lambda
5 17 (7.46%) AWS Step Functions
5 17 (7.46%) PaaS
6 16 (7.02%) Azure DevOps
7 14 (6.14%) Firebase
8 8 (3.51%) Google Workspace
9 4 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.46%) HTTP
2 12 (5.26%) VPN
2 12 (5.26%) Wireless
3 11 (4.82%) DHCP
3 11 (4.82%) DNS
3 11 (4.82%) VoIP
4 10 (4.39%) Firewall
4 10 (4.39%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (3.51%) IPsec
6 8 (3.51%) SSL
6 8 (3.51%) VLAN
7 7 (3.07%) Internet
8 5 (2.19%) LAN
9 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.75%) WAN
10 3 (1.32%) Intranet
11 2 (0.88%) SAN
11 2 (0.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.84%) MySQL
2 24 (10.53%) InfluxDB
2 24 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (7.46%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.70%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.95%) GIS
5 9 (3.95%) QGIS
6 7 (3.07%) DynamoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 50 (21.93%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.14%) Bitbucket
3 14 (6.14%) Bundler
3 14 (6.14%) CircleCI
3 14 (6.14%) git-flow
4 7 (3.07%) webpack
5 5 (2.19%) Browser DevTools
5 5 (2.19%) Cypress.io
5 5 (2.19%) ESLint
5 5 (2.19%) Firebug
5 5 (2.19%) Mocha
5 5 (2.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.44%) Selenium
6 1 (0.44%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (32.02%) Finance
1 73 (32.02%) Social Skills
2 56 (24.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 43 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (15.79%) Law
5 30 (13.16%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.82%) Retail
7 10 (4.39%) Electronics
7 10 (4.39%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (3.95%) Marketing
9 7 (3.07%) Games
10 4 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
10 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.44%) Banking
11 1 (0.44%) French Language
11 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (25.00%) Developer
2 50 (21.93%) Software Engineer
3 27 (11.84%) Senior Software Engineer
4 18 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 17 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (7.46%) Head of Engineering
5 17 (7.46%) Head of Mobile
6 16 (7.02%) Applications Developer
7 14 (6.14%) iOS Developer
7 14 (6.14%) Java Engineer
7 14 (6.14%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (6.14%) Senior Java Engineer
7 14 (6.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 11 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (4.82%) Head of Technology
9 10 (4.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 10 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (3.95%) Lead Developer
11 8 (3.51%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (24.12%) REST
2 38 (16.67%) Node.js
3 32 (14.04%) .NET
4 31 (13.60%) React
5 30 (13.16%) CSS
5 30 (13.16%) HTML
6 24 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
7 23 (10.09%) Web Services
8 22 (9.65%) Ajax
9 21 (9.21%) HTML5
10 19 (8.33%) Vue.js
11 17 (7.46%) Kafka
11 17 (7.46%) RESTful
12 16 (7.02%) AngularJS
13 14 (6.14%) Core Data
13 14 (6.14%) D3.js
13 14 (6.14%) HTML5 Canvas
13 14 (6.14%) SVG
13 14 (6.14%) WAP
13 14 (6.14%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.18%) Mobile App
2 43 (18.86%) User Experience
3 42 (18.42%) Social Media
4 41 (17.98%) Cyberattack
5 31 (13.60%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (10.96%) Linux Command Line
7 24 (10.53%) Replication
8 22 (9.65%) Cyber Defence
9 15 (6.58%) Management Information System
10 14 (6.14%) W3C
11 11 (4.82%) Algorithms
12 9 (3.95%) Client/Server
13 8 (3.51%) Low-Code
14 7 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (3.07%) IoT
15 6 (2.63%) ARM Cortex
16 5 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
17 4 (1.75%) Driving Licence
17 4 (1.75%) iPhone
17 4 (1.75%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 62 (27.19%) Android
2 59 (25.88%) Linux
3 51 (22.37%) Windows
4 50 (21.93%) Apple iOS
5 19 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 17 (7.46%) Windows Server
7 16 (7.02%) CentOS
8 14 (6.14%) Ubuntu
8 14 (6.14%) Windows Phone
9 8 (3.51%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.63%) Unix
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (44.30%) Agile
2 78 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 74 (32.46%) DevOps
4 73 (32.02%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (20.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 41 (17.98%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 41 (17.98%) Threat Intelligence
8 39 (17.11%) Front End Development
8 39 (17.11%) Scrum
9 37 (16.23%) Test Automation
10 36 (15.79%) Computer Vision
11 35 (15.35%) OO
11 35 (15.35%) Release Management
12 32 (14.04%) CI/CD
13 31 (13.60%) Data Privacy
13 31 (13.60%) Mobile Commerce
14 29 (12.72%) Artificial Intelligence
15 28 (12.28%) Mobile Development
16 26 (11.40%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (25.44%) Python
2 53 (23.25%) JavaScript
3 41 (17.98%) Java
4 38 (16.67%) C#
5 35 (15.35%) TypeScript
6 24 (10.53%) Bash
7 19 (8.33%) C++
8 17 (7.46%) SQL
9 14 (6.14%) Apple Swift
9 14 (6.14%) Objective-C
10 8 (3.51%) Perl
11 7 (3.07%) Ruby
12 6 (2.63%) C
13 5 (2.19%) PHP
14 3 (1.32%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (15.35%) Degree
2 16 (7.02%) CCA
3 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) CCNA
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.79%) QA
2 19 (8.33%) Accessibility
3 16 (7.02%) GDPR
4 4 (1.75%) SLA
5 3 (1.32%) HL7
System Software
1 75 (32.89%) Docker
2 35 (15.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (12.28%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.51%) KVM
4 8 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.51%) Xen
5 6 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.88%) Firmware
6 2 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (15.79%) Kubernetes
2 28 (12.28%) Ansible
3 24 (10.53%) Grafana
4 8 (3.51%) cPanel
4 8 (3.51%) Jamf Pro
4 8 (3.51%) logstash
4 8 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.51%) Puppet
5 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.75%) SCCM
7 2 (0.88%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (15.35%) VMware
2 33 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.60%) Perforce
4 25 (10.96%) Apple
5 10 (4.39%) Cisco
5 10 (4.39%) Google
5 10 (4.39%) Meraki
6 3 (1.32%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.88%) Adobe
7 2 (0.88%) Intel
7 2 (0.88%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.44%) Acronis
8 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) Sage
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.44%) Symantec