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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 102 67 92
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 33 60 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 2.91% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.40% 10.38% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 52 15
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,700 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
611 578 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.52% 28.02% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 544 540 393
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 25 November 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 72 (78.26%) Apple iOS
2 69 (75.00%) MVC
3 67 (72.83%) HTML
4 66 (71.74%) CSS
4 66 (71.74%) Git (software)
4 66 (71.74%) Android Development
5 64 (69.57%) HTML5
6 59 (64.13%) JSON
7 56 (60.87%) iOS Development
8 51 (55.43%) Objective-C
9 49 (53.26%) Java
10 48 (52.17%) Windows
11 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (40.22%) Windows 8
13 36 (39.13%) Scrum
14 35 (38.04%) jQuery
14 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
15 34 (36.96%) Web Services
16 33 (35.87%) Facebook
16 33 (35.87%) Twitter
17 31 (33.70%) PhoneGap
17 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
17 31 (33.70%) Mentoring
17 31 (33.70%) User Experience
17 31 (33.70%) Sencha
17 31 (33.70%) XML
17 31 (33.70%) Ant
17 31 (33.70%) OOP
17 31 (33.70%) SOA
17 31 (33.70%) SC Cleared

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.26%) Sitefinity
4 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.09%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) DHCP
1 8 (8.70%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) LAN
3 5 (5.43%) Wireless
4 4 (4.35%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) 3G
6 1 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) VPN
6 1 (1.09%) VLAN
6 1 (1.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 66 (71.74%) Git (software)
2 31 (33.70%) JIRA
2 31 (33.70%) Ant
3 26 (28.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 25 (27.17%) Xcode
5 13 (14.13%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (29.35%) Games
2 24 (26.09%) Retail
3 7 (7.61%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.61%) Finance
4 5 (5.43%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (82.61%) Developer
2 30 (32.61%) Mobile Developer
3 26 (28.26%) Applications Developer
3 26 (28.26%) iOS Developer
3 26 (28.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 17 (18.48%) Senior Developer
5 16 (17.39%) Android Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Senior Applications Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.43%) Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.17%) Help Desk Support
10 2 (2.17%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.17%) Help Desk Team Lead
10 2 (2.17%) Consultant
10 2 (2.17%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (2.17%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (72.83%) HTML
2 66 (71.74%) CSS
3 64 (69.57%) HTML5
4 59 (64.13%) JSON
5 35 (38.04%) jQuery
6 34 (36.96%) Web Services
7 31 (33.70%) XML
7 31 (33.70%) Ajax
7 31 (33.70%) PhoneGap
7 31 (33.70%) AngularJS
8 26 (28.26%) OAuth
8 26 (28.26%) Silverlight
9 25 (27.17%) Android SDK
10 8 (8.70%) .NET
11 7 (7.61%) WebGL
12 6 (6.52%) CSS3
13 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (4.35%) WinForms
15 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) User Experience
2 28 (30.43%) Blackberry
3 27 (29.35%) Animation
4 26 (28.26%) N-Tier
4 26 (28.26%) Mobile App
5 9 (9.78%) Social Media
6 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.35%) iPhone
8 2 (2.17%) iPad
8 2 (2.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 72 (78.26%) Apple iOS
2 48 (52.17%) Windows
3 37 (40.22%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.09%) Linux
6 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (75.00%) MVC
2 66 (71.74%) Android Development
3 56 (60.87%) iOS Development
4 43 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (39.13%) Scrum
6 31 (33.70%) OOP
6 31 (33.70%) SOA
6 31 (33.70%) Mentoring
7 27 (29.35%) Game Development
8 25 (27.17%) E-Commerce
9 11 (11.96%) TDD
10 7 (7.61%) Web Development
10 7 (7.61%) MVVM
11 5 (5.43%) Network Management
11 5 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.43%) CRM
12 4 (4.35%) Change Control
13 2 (2.17%) Mobile Device Management
14 1 (1.09%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 51 (55.43%) Objective-C
2 49 (53.26%) Java
3 35 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.43%) ActionScript
5 26 (28.26%) ActionScript 3.0
6 12 (13.04%) C#
7 9 (9.78%) SQL
8 7 (7.61%) PHP
9 5 (5.43%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) VB6
11 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) SC Cleared
1 31 (33.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.61%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Facebook
1 33 (35.87%) Twitter
2 31 (33.70%) Google
2 31 (33.70%) Sencha
3 26 (28.26%) Appcelerator
4 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.61%) Apple
5 7 (7.61%) VMware
6 5 (5.43%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.09%) Epicor
7 1 (1.09%) Lotus
7 1 (1.09%) IBM
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