The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 23 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.04% 0.68% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 4.00% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -5.00%
Android
County Antrim

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

Operating Systems Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 25 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 26.53% 16.89% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 65
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Belfast

Android
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone SDK
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple