The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 94 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 26 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 2.29% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.62% 7.86% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 32
Average salary £22,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Android
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
463 458 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.34% 29.15% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 423 419 355
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Android
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Android Salary Trend in Birmingham

Android
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 66 (77.65%) HTML
2 63 (74.12%) CSS
3 55 (64.71%) MVC
4 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
4 54 (63.53%) HTML5
4 54 (63.53%) Apple iOS
5 52 (61.18%) Android Development
6 48 (56.47%) JSON
7 45 (52.94%) Java
8 44 (51.76%) iOS Development
9 43 (50.59%) Objective-C
10 41 (48.24%) Windows
11 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
12 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (42.35%) jQuery
14 32 (37.65%) Security Cleared
14 32 (37.65%) Scrum
15 30 (35.29%) Mobile App
16 29 (34.12%) Windows 8
17 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
17 28 (32.94%) Mentoring
17 28 (32.94%) User Experience
17 28 (32.94%) PhoneGap
17 28 (32.94%) Sencha
17 28 (32.94%) Ajax
17 28 (32.94%) SC Cleared
17 28 (32.94%) JIRA
17 28 (32.94%) XML
17 28 (32.94%) Ant
17 28 (32.94%) OOP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (14.12%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Drupal
4 5 (5.88%) WordPress
5 4 (4.71%) Apache
5 4 (4.71%) Node.js
6 1 (1.18%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.18%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) S-PLUS
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) LAN
1 11 (12.94%) DHCP
1 11 (12.94%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (2.35%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.18%) VLAN
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.18%) 4G
4 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
4 1 (1.18%) 3G
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 54 (63.53%) Git (software)
2 28 (32.94%) Ant
2 28 (32.94%) JIRA
3 23 (27.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 20 (23.53%) Xcode
5 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (24.71%) Retail
2 20 (23.53%) Games
3 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.24%) Finance
4 4 (4.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (72.94%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Applications Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Mobile Developer
3 21 (24.71%) iOS Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Android Developer
5 13 (15.29%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
7 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Head of Development
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior ASP.NET Programmer
8 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (77.65%) HTML
2 63 (74.12%) CSS
3 54 (63.53%) HTML5
4 48 (56.47%) JSON
5 36 (42.35%) jQuery
6 28 (32.94%) PhoneGap
6 28 (32.94%) AngularJS
6 28 (32.94%) XML
6 28 (32.94%) Ajax
7 25 (29.41%) Web Services
8 23 (27.06%) Silverlight
9 18 (21.18%) OAuth
10 17 (20.00%) Android SDK
11 13 (15.29%) .NET
12 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET
13 6 (7.06%) WebGL
14 5 (5.88%) CSS3
15 2 (2.35%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 28 (32.94%) User Experience
3 24 (28.24%) Blackberry
4 23 (27.06%) N-Tier
5 19 (22.35%) Animation
6 10 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 6 (7.06%) Social Media
8 2 (2.35%) iPad
8 2 (2.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Apple iOS
2 41 (48.24%) Windows
3 29 (34.12%) Windows 8
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.88%) Linux
5 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (64.71%) MVC
2 52 (61.18%) Android Development
3 44 (51.76%) iOS Development
4 39 (45.88%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (37.65%) Scrum
6 28 (32.94%) SOA
6 28 (32.94%) OOP
6 28 (32.94%) Mentoring
7 22 (25.88%) E-Commerce
8 20 (23.53%) Game Development
9 10 (11.76%) TDD
9 10 (11.76%) Network Management
10 6 (7.06%) MVVM
11 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.88%) CRM
11 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.35%) Mobile Device Management
13 1 (1.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 45 (52.94%) Java
2 43 (50.59%) Objective-C
3 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 25 (29.41%) ActionScript
5 23 (27.06%) ActionScript 3.0
6 10 (11.76%) C#
7 7 (8.24%) PHP
8 4 (4.71%) SQL
8 4 (4.71%) C
8 4 (4.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (37.65%) Security Cleared
2 28 (32.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (32.94%) Sencha
2 25 (29.41%) Twitter
3 24 (28.24%) Facebook
4 23 (27.06%) Appcelerator
5 21 (24.71%) Google
6 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.76%) Apple
7 10 (11.76%) VMware
8 4 (4.71%) Marketo
8 4 (4.71%) HubSpot
8 4 (4.71%) Eloqua
8 4 (4.71%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.18%) Toshiba
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco
9 1 (1.18%) IBM
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Dell
9 1 (1.18%) Avaya
9 1 (1.18%) Epicor
9 1 (1.18%) Lotus