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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 40 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Android 81 67 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.56% 4.00% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.23% 11.96% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 60 42
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +20.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
499 560 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.27% 33.39% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 434 467 629
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 91 (57.59%) Apple iOS
2 79 (50.00%) Java
3 72 (45.57%) Degree
4 71 (44.94%) Windows
5 67 (42.41%) Software Engineering
6 57 (36.08%) Computer Science
7 54 (34.18%) C++
8 48 (30.38%) C#
9 46 (29.11%) Android Development
10 41 (25.95%) Linux
11 38 (24.05%) JavaScript
12 36 (22.78%) Python
13 35 (22.15%) C
13 35 (22.15%) .NET
13 35 (22.15%) Mobile App
14 32 (20.25%) HTML
15 31 (19.62%) SQL Server
16 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (17.09%) SQL
17 27 (17.09%) Objective-C
17 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (16.46%) Wireless
18 26 (16.46%) iOS Development
19 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET
20 22 (13.92%) Web Services
20 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
21 18 (11.39%) Electronics
21 18 (11.39%) Finance
21 18 (11.39%) Marketing
21 18 (11.39%) User Experience

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (6.33%) JBoss
1 10 (6.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.16%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.53%) Node.js
4 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.90%) Lync
5 2 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
2 5 (3.16%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.63%) Blender
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.63%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (4.43%) SaaS
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.90%) PaaS
3 3 (1.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.46%) Wireless
2 17 (10.76%) Internet
3 9 (5.70%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.80%) NFC
5 5 (3.16%) SMPP
5 5 (3.16%) SMS
6 3 (1.90%) VoIP
6 3 (1.90%) WAN
6 3 (1.90%) Firewall
6 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.90%) LAN
6 3 (1.90%) VPN
6 3 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.49%) RDBMS
2 15 (9.49%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.53%) Big Data
5 3 (1.90%) MySQL
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.23%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.59%) Eclipse
3 9 (5.70%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.70%) GCC
4 8 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.06%) NUnit
5 7 (4.43%) Subversion
5 7 (4.43%) Bugzilla
5 7 (4.43%) WiX
5 7 (4.43%) MSBuild
5 7 (4.43%) Selenium
6 6 (3.80%) JIRA
7 5 (3.16%) MSTest
7 5 (3.16%) LLVM
8 4 (2.53%) Android Studio
9 3 (1.90%) Calabash
9 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.90%) WatiN
9 3 (1.90%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (11.39%) Electronics
1 18 (11.39%) Finance
1 18 (11.39%) Marketing
2 11 (6.96%) Banking
3 10 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.80%) Automotive
5 5 (3.16%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.90%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (1.27%) French Language
7 2 (1.27%) German Language
7 2 (1.27%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 62 (39.24%) Software Engineer
2 53 (33.54%) Developer
3 21 (13.29%) Java Developer
4 20 (12.66%) Senior Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (7.59%) Test Engineer
7 11 (6.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Junior
9 9 (5.70%) Programmer
10 7 (4.43%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Applications Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.80%) Software Team Leader
11 6 (3.80%) Software Test Engineer
11 6 (3.80%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.16%) Customer Engineer
12 5 (3.16%) Junior Test Engineer
13 4 (2.53%) Tools Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.15%) .NET
2 32 (20.25%) HTML
3 25 (15.82%) ASP.NET
4 22 (13.92%) Web Services
5 17 (10.76%) jQuery
6 15 (9.49%) CSS
7 11 (6.96%) MFC
7 11 (6.96%) XML
7 11 (6.96%) Java EE
8 10 (6.33%) J2EE
9 8 (5.06%) WCF
9 8 (5.06%) LINQ
10 7 (4.43%) HTML5
10 7 (4.43%) Java ME
11 6 (3.80%) XSLT
11 6 (3.80%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.80%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.80%) PhoneGap
11 6 (3.80%) OpenGL ES
11 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 57 (36.08%) Computer Science
2 35 (22.15%) Mobile App
3 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.39%) User Experience
5 17 (10.76%) Internet of Things
5 17 (10.76%) Device Driver
6 15 (9.49%) Open Source
7 10 (6.33%) Visualisation
7 10 (6.33%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (6.33%) Pocket PC
8 8 (5.06%) Client/Server
9 5 (3.16%) PMI
9 5 (3.16%) Blackberry
9 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
9 5 (3.16%) GPGPU
10 4 (2.53%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.90%) PDA
12 2 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.59%) Apple iOS
2 71 (44.94%) Windows
3 41 (25.95%) Linux
4 15 (9.49%) Windows Phone
5 14 (8.86%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (6.33%) UNIX
7 3 (1.90%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Tizen
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (42.41%) Software Engineering
2 46 (29.11%) Android Development
3 27 (17.09%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (16.46%) iOS Development
5 17 (10.76%) Scrum
6 12 (7.59%) TDD
7 10 (6.33%) Analytics
8 9 (5.70%) ITIL
8 9 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (5.70%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.43%) OO
9 7 (4.43%) Regression Testing
9 7 (4.43%) MVC
9 7 (4.43%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (4.43%) Line Management
10 6 (3.80%) UML
10 6 (3.80%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.80%) Web Development
10 6 (3.80%) Time Management
11 5 (3.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.00%) Java
2 54 (34.18%) C++
3 48 (30.38%) C#
4 38 (24.05%) JavaScript
5 36 (22.78%) Python
6 35 (22.15%) C
7 27 (17.09%) SQL
7 27 (17.09%) Objective-C
8 11 (6.96%) Perl
9 8 (5.06%) PHP
9 8 (5.06%) Embedded C
9 8 (5.06%) Assembly Language
10 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.16%) GLSL
11 5 (3.16%) XAML
12 4 (2.53%) MAXScript
12 4 (2.53%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.27%) Tcl
13 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (45.57%) Degree
2 12 (7.59%) ISEB
3 11 (6.96%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.33%) MCP
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
2 5 (3.16%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.80%) Firmware
2 6 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.16%) QEMU
3 5 (3.16%) KVM
4 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.80%) VMware
2 6 (3.80%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.16%) Telerik
4 4 (2.53%) Apple
4 4 (2.53%) QNX
4 4 (2.53%) Facebook
5 3 (1.90%) Cisco
5 3 (1.90%) Red Gate
5 3 (1.90%) HP
5 3 (1.90%) Dell
6 2 (1.27%) Wind River
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle
7 1 (0.63%) Symbian
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