The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 47 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Android 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.65% 0.53% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 2.44% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £39,500 £18,708 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+111.13% -50.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Android
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
58 82 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.77% 21.87% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 52 76 74
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Android
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Bedford region.

Android Salary Trend in Bedford

Android
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Bedford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Lotus
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) McAfee
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Phone
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (70.00%) MCSE
4 6 (60.00%) VMS
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (60.00%) Clearswift
4 6 (60.00%) Symantec
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 6 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (60.00%) SecurID
4 6 (60.00%) Backup Exec

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
1 8 (80.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (60.00%) SecurID
2 1 (10.00%) PDA
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Phone
3 6 (60.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (60.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) Lotus
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) McAfee
2 6 (60.00%) Clearswift
2 6 (60.00%) Symantec