The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 28 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.69% 1.80% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.17% 4.03% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 124 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 16.67% 44.60% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 65 41
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
County Antrim

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Android
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Android Salary Trend in Belfast

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Android Development
4 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET