The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 35 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Android 90 67 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.07% 3.72% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.14% 11.45% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75 62 51
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Android
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
525 585 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.40% 32.46% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 457 504 642
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,050 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Android
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Android Salary Trend in Cambridge

Android
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

1 101 (61.96%) Apple iOS
2 82 (50.31%) Java
3 78 (47.85%) Windows
4 74 (45.40%) Degree
5 67 (41.10%) Computer Science
6 66 (40.49%) C++
7 59 (36.20%) Software Engineering
8 47 (28.83%) C#
8 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
8 47 (28.83%) Android Development
9 46 (28.22%) Linux
10 41 (25.15%) HTML
10 41 (25.15%) Python
11 40 (24.54%) C
11 40 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
12 39 (23.93%) Mobile App
13 34 (20.86%) .NET
14 33 (20.25%) Objective-C
15 32 (19.63%) SQL
16 31 (19.02%) SQL Server
17 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
18 26 (15.95%) ASP.NET
19 25 (15.34%) Web Services
19 25 (15.34%) iOS Development
20 22 (13.50%) jQuery
21 21 (12.88%) Wireless
21 21 (12.88%) Mobile Development
22 19 (11.66%) User Experience
23 18 (11.04%) Internet of Things
23 18 (11.04%) Relational Database

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (7.36%) JBoss
1 12 (7.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.45%) Node.js
2 4 (2.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.84%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.07%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) 3ds Max
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.61%) Maya
5 1 (0.61%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.20%) SaaS
2 10 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.84%) PaaS
4 3 (1.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.88%) Wireless
2 18 (11.04%) Internet
3 8 (4.91%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.84%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.84%) VPN
5 3 (1.84%) Firewall
5 3 (1.84%) LAN
5 3 (1.84%) VoIP
5 3 (1.84%) WAN
6 2 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.61%) NFC
7 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.04%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.43%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.45%) Big Data
5 2 (1.23%) MySQL
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Eclipse
1 11 (6.75%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.91%) Selenium
3 7 (4.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.29%) GCC
4 6 (3.68%) Android Studio
4 6 (3.68%) JIRA
4 6 (3.68%) Bugzilla
4 6 (3.68%) Subversion
5 4 (2.45%) LLVM
6 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.84%) WatiN
6 3 (1.84%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.84%) Xcode
6 3 (1.84%) NUnit
6 3 (1.84%) Calabash
7 2 (1.23%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 15 (9.20%) Electronics
1 15 (9.20%) Marketing
2 9 (5.52%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.52%) Finance
3 6 (3.68%) Automotive
4 5 (3.07%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.45%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Games
6 2 (1.23%) French Language
6 2 (1.23%) German Language
6 2 (1.23%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.23%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (38.04%) Software Engineer
2 60 (36.81%) Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Senior Developer
3 23 (14.11%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (7.98%) Test Engineer
6 12 (7.36%) Programmer
7 10 (6.13%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Junior
9 8 (4.91%) Mobile Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.68%) C++ Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Python Developer
12 5 (3.07%) C++ Programmer
12 5 (3.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 5 (3.07%) Customer Engineer
12 5 (3.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.15%) HTML
2 34 (20.86%) .NET
3 26 (15.95%) ASP.NET
4 25 (15.34%) Web Services
5 22 (13.50%) jQuery
6 18 (11.04%) MFC
7 15 (9.20%) CSS
8 13 (7.98%) Java EE
9 12 (7.36%) J2EE
10 9 (5.52%) PhoneGap
11 6 (3.68%) HTML5
11 6 (3.68%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.68%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.68%) OpenGL ES
12 5 (3.07%) Direct3D Mobile
12 5 (3.07%) Spring
12 5 (3.07%) DirectX
12 5 (3.07%) XML
12 5 (3.07%) Direct3D
12 5 (3.07%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (41.10%) Computer Science
2 40 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (23.93%) Mobile App
4 19 (11.66%) User Experience
5 18 (11.04%) Internet of Things
5 18 (11.04%) Pocket PC
6 15 (9.20%) Device Driver
7 14 (8.59%) Client/Server
7 14 (8.59%) Open Source
8 10 (6.13%) Visualisation
9 8 (4.91%) 3D Graphics
10 6 (3.68%) CUDA
11 5 (3.07%) PMI
11 5 (3.07%) GPGPU
11 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.84%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.84%) PDA
12 3 (1.84%) Smartphone
12 3 (1.84%) Data Structures
13 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 101 (61.96%) Apple iOS
2 78 (47.85%) Windows
3 46 (28.22%) Linux
4 12 (7.36%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (6.75%) Windows Phone
6 10 (6.13%) UNIX
7 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.84%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.61%) Symbian OS
8 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.61%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.20%) Software Engineering
2 47 (28.83%) Android Development
3 25 (15.34%) iOS Development
4 21 (12.88%) Mobile Development
5 18 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.36%) Scrum
7 10 (6.13%) Analytics
8 9 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (5.52%) ITIL
9 8 (4.91%) OO
10 7 (4.29%) Web Development
10 7 (4.29%) Line Management
10 7 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (3.68%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.68%) Test Automation
11 6 (3.68%) Benchmarking
12 5 (3.07%) UML
12 5 (3.07%) Software Testing
12 5 (3.07%) Time Management
12 5 (3.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.31%) Java
2 66 (40.49%) C++
3 47 (28.83%) C#
3 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
4 41 (25.15%) Python
5 40 (24.54%) C
6 33 (20.25%) Objective-C
7 32 (19.63%) SQL
8 10 (6.13%) Perl
8 10 (6.13%) PHP
9 8 (4.91%) Assembly Language
10 7 (4.29%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.07%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.45%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.84%) GLSL
14 2 (1.23%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.23%) Tcl
14 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.23%) MAXScript
15 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (45.40%) Degree
2 18 (11.04%) MCP
2 18 (11.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.36%) ISEB
4 11 (6.75%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.07%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.36%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.61%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.68%) Firmware
2 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) QEMU
3 4 (2.45%) KVM
4 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (18.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.36%) Xamarin
3 6 (3.68%) VMware
4 4 (2.45%) Apple
4 4 (2.45%) QNX
5 3 (1.84%) HP
5 3 (1.84%) Dell
5 3 (1.84%) Cisco
5 3 (1.84%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle
6 1 (0.61%) Symbian
6 1 (0.61%) Wind River
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