The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 76 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +26
Permanent jobs citing Android 47 56 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.58% 3.46% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.85% 11.36% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 54 24
Average salary £40,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
477 493 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.18% 30.47% 28.37%
Number of salaries quoted 387 462 394
Average salary £37,500 £34,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Android
South West

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Android
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Android Salary Trend in Bristol

Android
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Bristol

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 64 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 46 (57.50%) iOS Development
3 45 (56.25%) Android Development
4 38 (47.50%) Mobile App
5 37 (46.25%) HTML
6 35 (43.75%) Web Services
7 30 (37.50%) Java
7 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 28 (35.00%) C++
8 28 (35.00%) XML
9 27 (33.75%) TDD
10 26 (32.50%) JSON
11 23 (28.75%) C
12 22 (27.50%) REST
12 22 (27.50%) HTML5
13 21 (26.25%) SOAP
13 21 (26.25%) Unit Testing
13 21 (26.25%) Objective-C
14 19 (23.75%) SQL
14 19 (23.75%) CSS
15 18 (22.50%) Spring
15 18 (22.50%) Degree
16 17 (21.25%) PHP
17 16 (20.00%) OO
17 16 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
18 15 (18.75%) iOS SDK
19 14 (17.50%) iPad
19 14 (17.50%) iPhone
19 14 (17.50%) UML
19 14 (17.50%) J2EE

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 5 (6.25%) Alfresco
2 4 (5.00%) nginx
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) MySQL
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) SQLite
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 10 (12.50%) Subversion
2 8 (10.00%) Ant
2 8 (10.00%) Maven
3 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (5.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.00%) Xcode
5 3 (3.75%) JMeter
5 3 (3.75%) NetBeans
5 3 (3.75%) Selenium
6 2 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.50%) PhoneGap
6 2 (2.50%) Robotium
7 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Games
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (83.75%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) iOS Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 19 (23.75%) Android Developer
5 17 (21.25%) Java Developer
6 16 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Senior iOS Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Lead PHP Developer
10 2 (2.50%) User Experience Designer
10 2 (2.50%) Designer
10 2 (2.50%) QA Leader
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.25%) HTML
2 35 (43.75%) Web Services
3 28 (35.00%) XML
4 26 (32.50%) JSON
5 22 (27.50%) REST
5 22 (27.50%) HTML5
6 21 (26.25%) SOAP
7 19 (23.75%) CSS
8 18 (22.50%) Spring
9 15 (18.75%) iOS SDK
10 14 (17.50%) J2EE
10 14 (17.50%) Hibernate
11 12 (15.00%) jQuery
12 11 (13.75%) RESTful
13 9 (11.25%) .NET
14 8 (10.00%) JPA
15 7 (8.75%) Android SDK
16 5 (6.25%) XHTML
16 5 (6.25%) J2ME
16 5 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (47.50%) Mobile App
2 14 (17.50%) iPad
2 14 (17.50%) iPhone
3 13 (16.25%) Blackberry
4 10 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 9 (11.25%) GIS
5 9 (11.25%) Open Source
6 6 (7.50%) RIA
7 4 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (5.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.00%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.25%) PDA
9 1 (1.25%) Social Network
9 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (16.25%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) iOS Development
2 45 (56.25%) Android Development
3 27 (33.75%) TDD
4 21 (26.25%) Unit Testing
5 16 (20.00%) OO
5 16 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 14 (17.50%) UML
7 10 (12.50%) Web Development
8 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.25%) MVC
9 8 (10.00%) OOP
10 6 (7.50%) BDD
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
11 5 (6.25%) OOD
12 4 (5.00%) Kanban
12 4 (5.00%) Migration
12 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 4 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
13 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.50%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) Java
1 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.00%) C++
3 23 (28.75%) C
4 21 (26.25%) Objective-C
5 19 (23.75%) SQL
6 17 (21.25%) PHP
7 4 (5.00%) C#
8 2 (2.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) Adobe
3 4 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (2.50%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) IronPort
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