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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 59 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 54 57 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.85% 3.21% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.53% 9.47% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 44 46 48
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £65,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
399 602 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.48% 33.95% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 331 485 506
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 95 (66.43%) Apple iOS
2 89 (62.24%) Java
3 75 (52.45%) Computer Science
4 73 (51.05%) C++
5 72 (50.35%) Degree
6 66 (46.15%) Windows
7 58 (40.56%) Software Engineering
8 57 (39.86%) JavaScript
9 49 (34.27%) C#
10 48 (33.57%) HTML
10 48 (33.57%) .NET
11 45 (31.47%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (30.77%) Objective-C
13 43 (30.07%) Linux
14 41 (28.67%) Python
15 40 (27.97%) Android Development
16 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
17 36 (25.17%) SQL
17 36 (25.17%) ASP.NET
18 33 (23.08%) C
19 32 (22.38%) Mobile App
20 31 (21.68%) jQuery
20 31 (21.68%) MFC
20 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
21 30 (20.98%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (20.98%) MCP
21 30 (20.98%) Pocket PC
22 21 (14.69%) Client/Server
23 20 (13.99%) Web Services
24 17 (11.89%) Internet

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (7.69%) JBoss
2 10 (6.99%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.80%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.80%) Node.js
3 4 (2.80%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) SaaS
2 7 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Internet
2 7 (4.90%) Wireless
3 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.40%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.70%) LAN
5 1 (0.70%) MQTT
5 1 (0.70%) Modbus
5 1 (0.70%) AMQP
5 1 (0.70%) VLAN
5 1 (0.70%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.70%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.89%) Relational Database
3 15 (10.49%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.70%) Big Data
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Selenium
2 7 (4.90%) Android Studio
2 7 (4.90%) GCC
3 6 (4.20%) Subversion
3 6 (4.20%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.50%) Appium
5 4 (2.80%) LLVM
5 4 (2.80%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.80%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.80%) Xcode
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) Arquillian
6 1 (0.70%) Calabash
6 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (7.69%) Marketing
2 9 (6.29%) Electronics
3 6 (4.20%) Finance
4 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.10%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
6 1 (0.70%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.70%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 60 (41.96%) Software Engineer
1 60 (41.96%) Developer
2 22 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 16 (11.19%) Software Developer
3 16 (11.19%) Java Developer
4 12 (8.39%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Tester
6 9 (6.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (6.29%) Programmer
6 9 (6.29%) Core Java Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Software Test Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) C++ Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Android Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.50%) Mobile Tester
11 4 (2.80%) Open Source Engineer
11 4 (2.80%) Linux Developer
11 4 (2.80%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (33.57%) HTML
1 48 (33.57%) .NET
2 36 (25.17%) ASP.NET
3 31 (21.68%) jQuery
3 31 (21.68%) MFC
4 20 (13.99%) Web Services
5 12 (8.39%) PhoneGap
5 12 (8.39%) Java EE
6 10 (6.99%) CSS
6 10 (6.99%) J2EE
7 7 (4.90%) Spring
8 5 (3.50%) XML
9 4 (2.80%) HTML5
9 4 (2.80%) iOS SDK
9 4 (2.80%) LAMP
9 4 (2.80%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.10%) JNI
10 3 (2.10%) REST
11 2 (1.40%) SOAP
11 2 (1.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 75 (52.45%) Computer Science
2 45 (31.47%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (22.38%) Mobile App
4 30 (20.98%) Pocket PC
5 21 (14.69%) Client/Server
6 11 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (7.69%) Internet of Things
7 9 (6.29%) CUDA
8 8 (5.59%) User Experience
9 6 (4.20%) Device Driver
10 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.10%) Visualisation
11 3 (2.10%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.40%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (1.40%) Handset
12 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.70%) PMI
13 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.70%) 3D Printing
13 1 (0.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 95 (66.43%) Apple iOS
2 66 (46.15%) Windows
3 43 (30.07%) Linux
4 7 (4.90%) Windows Phone
5 6 (4.20%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.40%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.40%) UNIX
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Symbian OS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.56%) Software Engineering
2 40 (27.97%) Android Development
3 17 (11.89%) Mobile Development
4 16 (11.19%) iOS Development
4 16 (11.19%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.79%) OO
6 13 (9.09%) Scrum
7 11 (7.69%) OOD
8 8 (5.59%) Manual Testing
8 8 (5.59%) Automated Testing
8 8 (5.59%) Benchmarking
9 7 (4.90%) Test Automation
9 7 (4.90%) Web Development
10 6 (4.20%) UML
11 5 (3.50%) Open Source
11 5 (3.50%) Product Management
11 5 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.50%) SDLC
12 4 (2.80%) Critical Success Factor
12 4 (2.80%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 89 (62.24%) Java
2 73 (51.05%) C++
3 57 (39.86%) JavaScript
4 49 (34.27%) C#
5 44 (30.77%) Objective-C
6 41 (28.67%) Python
7 36 (25.17%) SQL
8 33 (23.08%) C
9 8 (5.59%) PHP
10 5 (3.50%) Ruby
11 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.80%) Perl
12 2 (1.40%) XPath
12 2 (1.40%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (50.35%) Degree
2 30 (20.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (20.98%) MCP
3 4 (2.80%) ISEB
4 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) KVM
1 4 (2.80%) QEMU
2 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) Firmware
3 1 (0.70%) iptables
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.70%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.19%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.50%) Wind River
4 2 (1.40%) QNX
4 2 (1.40%) Symbian
4 2 (1.40%) Apple
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle
5 1 (0.70%) Coverity
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