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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 42 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Android 77 56 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.77% 3.90% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.58% 11.05% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 51 44
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,736 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +0.62%
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
528 507 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.69% 35.28% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 440 408 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
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 29 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 74 (55.64%) Apple iOS
2 59 (44.36%) Java
3 58 (43.61%) Software Engineering
4 57 (42.86%) Degree
5 52 (39.10%) Windows
6 43 (32.33%) Computer Science
7 41 (30.83%) C++
8 40 (30.08%) Android Development
9 38 (28.57%) Linux
10 36 (27.07%) C#
11 32 (24.06%) Python
12 30 (22.56%) Mobile App
13 28 (21.05%) C
14 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
14 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (19.55%) iOS Development
15 25 (18.80%) HTML
15 25 (18.80%) .NET
16 21 (15.79%) Finance
17 20 (15.04%) Wireless
17 20 (15.04%) Objective-C
17 20 (15.04%) CSS
18 19 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 19 (14.29%) SQL
19 18 (13.53%) Open Source
20 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
20 17 (12.78%) Device Driver
20 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (12.78%) Windows Phone
21 15 (11.28%) Jenkins

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (5.26%) OpenStack
1 7 (5.26%) IIS
2 6 (4.51%) JBoss
2 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.26%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.02%) 3ds Max
3 5 (3.76%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.75%) Maya
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.75%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) SaaS
2 4 (3.01%) PaaS
2 4 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.01%) IaaS
3 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) Wireless
2 10 (7.52%) Internet
3 9 (6.77%) NFC
4 8 (6.02%) SMPP
4 8 (6.02%) SMS
5 7 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.01%) LAN
6 4 (3.01%) WAN
7 3 (2.26%) VPN
7 3 (2.26%) Firewall
7 3 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.26%) VoIP
7 3 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.76%) Big Data
5 4 (3.01%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Jenkins
1 15 (11.28%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.02%) GCC
4 11 (8.27%) NUnit
5 10 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (7.52%) MSBuild
5 10 (7.52%) WiX
6 9 (6.77%) Bugzilla
7 8 (6.02%) MSTest
8 7 (5.26%) LLVM
9 6 (4.51%) JIRA
10 5 (3.76%) Subversion
11 4 (3.01%) Selenium
12 3 (2.26%) Calabash
12 3 (2.26%) WatiN
12 3 (2.26%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.50%) Hudson
General
1 21 (15.79%) Finance
2 14 (10.53%) Marketing
2 14 (10.53%) Electronics
3 13 (9.77%) Banking
4 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.76%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.01%) Automotive
7 2 (1.50%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.50%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) French Language
8 1 (0.75%) German Language
8 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 54 (40.60%) Developer
2 41 (30.83%) Software Engineer
3 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 13 (9.77%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.27%) Programmer
5 11 (8.27%) Web Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (6.77%) Java Programmer
7 8 (6.02%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Junior
7 8 (6.02%) Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Tools Programmer
8 7 (5.26%) Applications Developer
8 7 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.26%) C++ Programmer
9 6 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.80%) HTML
1 25 (18.80%) .NET
2 20 (15.04%) CSS
3 19 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.77%) XML
4 13 (9.77%) jQuery
5 12 (9.02%) Web Services
6 11 (8.27%) HTML5
7 10 (7.52%) Java ME
7 10 (7.52%) WCF
7 10 (7.52%) LINQ
8 9 (6.77%) XSLT
8 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.02%) WPF
9 8 (6.02%) SOAP
9 8 (6.02%) REST
10 6 (4.51%) Java EE
10 6 (4.51%) OpenGL
10 6 (4.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.33%) Computer Science
2 30 (22.56%) Mobile App
3 18 (13.53%) Open Source
4 17 (12.78%) Device Driver
4 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (10.53%) User Experience
6 13 (9.77%) 3D Graphics
7 10 (7.52%) Mathematics
7 10 (7.52%) Internet of Things
8 8 (6.02%) Visualisation
8 8 (6.02%) Blackberry
9 7 (5.26%) Smartphone
10 5 (3.76%) GPGPU
11 4 (3.01%) PMI
12 3 (2.26%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (2.26%) PDA
13 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.75%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 74 (55.64%) Apple iOS
2 52 (39.10%) Windows
3 38 (28.57%) Linux
4 17 (12.78%) Windows Phone
5 14 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (7.52%) UNIX
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.50%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.50%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.75%) Tizen
9 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) Software Engineering
2 40 (30.08%) Android Development
3 26 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (19.55%) iOS Development
4 15 (11.28%) TDD
5 14 (10.53%) Scrum
6 13 (9.77%) Multithreading
7 10 (7.52%) ITIL
7 10 (7.52%) OO
8 9 (6.77%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (6.77%) MVC
8 9 (6.77%) Regression Testing
8 9 (6.77%) Web Development
9 8 (6.02%) 3D Modelling
9 8 (6.02%) UML
10 7 (5.26%) Analytics
10 7 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.76%) Time Management
12 5 (3.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.36%) Java
2 41 (30.83%) C++
3 36 (27.07%) C#
4 32 (24.06%) Python
5 28 (21.05%) C
6 26 (19.55%) JavaScript
7 20 (15.04%) Objective-C
8 19 (14.29%) SQL
9 11 (8.27%) Perl
10 10 (7.52%) PowerShell
10 10 (7.52%) Embedded C
11 8 (6.02%) Bash Shell
11 8 (6.02%) XAML
11 8 (6.02%) Assembly Language
11 8 (6.02%) GLSL
12 7 (5.26%) PHP
12 7 (5.26%) MAXScript
13 6 (4.51%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 57 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) ISEB
2 9 (6.77%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.01%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCP
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) QA
2 8 (6.02%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.75%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.75%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.26%) QEMU
2 7 (5.26%) KVM
2 7 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.27%) Facebook
3 8 (6.02%) Telerik
4 7 (5.26%) Twitter
4 7 (5.26%) Apple
4 7 (5.26%) VMware
5 4 (3.01%) HP
5 4 (3.01%) Dell
5 4 (3.01%) Red Gate
6 3 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.26%) Cisco
6 3 (2.26%) QNX
6 3 (2.26%) Wind River
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle
7 1 (0.75%) Symbian
7 1 (0.75%) Google
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