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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 39 53 68
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Android 86 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.87% 4.01% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.20% 11.61% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 72 53 40
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
500 517 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.15% 34.58% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 418 430 589
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £64,750
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 6 March 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 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 (57.23%) Apple iOS
2 79 (49.69%) Java
3 69 (43.40%) Degree
4 66 (41.51%) Windows
5 64 (40.25%) Software Engineering
6 55 (34.59%) Computer Science
7 51 (32.08%) C++
8 49 (30.82%) Android Development
9 47 (29.56%) C#
10 41 (25.79%) Linux
11 36 (22.64%) Python
11 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
12 35 (22.01%) C
12 35 (22.01%) .NET
12 35 (22.01%) Mobile App
13 30 (18.87%) HTML
14 29 (18.24%) SQL Server
15 28 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (17.61%) iOS Development
16 25 (15.72%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (15.72%) SQL
16 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
16 25 (15.72%) Wireless
17 23 (14.47%) Objective-C
18 21 (13.21%) Finance
18 21 (13.21%) Web Services
19 18 (11.32%) Scrum
19 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
19 18 (11.32%) User Experience
19 18 (11.32%) Windows Phone

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (6.29%) JBoss
1 10 (6.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.14%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.52%) IIS
3 4 (2.52%) Node.js
4 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.89%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.77%) 3ds Max
3 5 (3.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.63%) Maya
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (4.40%) SaaS
2 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.89%) PaaS
3 3 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.72%) Wireless
2 17 (10.69%) Internet
3 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.66%) NFC
4 8 (5.03%) SMPP
4 8 (5.03%) SMS
5 3 (1.89%) VoIP
5 3 (1.89%) WAN
5 3 (1.89%) Firewall
5 3 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.89%) LAN
5 3 (1.89%) VPN
5 3 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.43%) RDBMS
2 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.52%) Big Data
5 3 (1.89%) MySQL
6 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.18%) Eclipse
3 12 (7.55%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.92%) NUnit
5 10 (6.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (6.29%) GCC
5 10 (6.29%) WiX
5 10 (6.29%) MSBuild
6 8 (5.03%) MSTest
7 7 (4.40%) Subversion
7 7 (4.40%) Bugzilla
8 6 (3.77%) JIRA
8 6 (3.77%) Selenium
9 5 (3.14%) LLVM
10 4 (2.52%) Android Studio
11 3 (1.89%) Calabash
11 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.89%) WatiN
11 3 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (13.21%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Electronics
2 17 (10.69%) Marketing
3 14 (8.81%) Banking
4 10 (6.29%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.14%) Automotive
5 5 (3.14%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.89%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.26%) Games
7 2 (1.26%) French Language
7 2 (1.26%) German Language
7 2 (1.26%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 57 (35.85%) Software Engineer
1 57 (35.85%) Developer
2 21 (13.21%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
4 14 (8.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (6.92%) Test Engineer
6 10 (6.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (6.29%) Programmer
6 10 (6.29%) Junior
7 9 (5.66%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.03%) Software Team Leader
8 8 (5.03%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.03%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.40%) Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) Applications Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
11 5 (3.14%) Tools Programmer
11 5 (3.14%) Junior Test Engineer
11 5 (3.14%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (22.01%) .NET
2 30 (18.87%) HTML
3 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
4 21 (13.21%) Web Services
5 17 (10.69%) CSS
6 15 (9.43%) jQuery
7 14 (8.81%) XML
8 11 (6.92%) Java EE
9 10 (6.29%) WCF
9 10 (6.29%) LINQ
9 10 (6.29%) J2EE
9 10 (6.29%) Java ME
10 9 (5.66%) XSLT
10 9 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (5.66%) HTML5
11 8 (5.03%) WPF
11 8 (5.03%) .NET Framework
12 7 (4.40%) MFC
13 6 (3.77%) OpenGL
13 6 (3.77%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 55 (34.59%) Computer Science
2 35 (22.01%) Mobile App
3 25 (15.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.32%) User Experience
5 17 (10.69%) Internet of Things
5 17 (10.69%) Device Driver
6 15 (9.43%) Open Source
7 11 (6.92%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (6.29%) Visualisation
9 8 (5.03%) Blackberry
10 7 (4.40%) Mathematics
11 6 (3.77%) Pocket PC
11 6 (3.77%) Client/Server
12 5 (3.14%) PMI
12 5 (3.14%) Smartphone
12 5 (3.14%) GPGPU
13 3 (1.89%) PDA
14 2 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
15 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
15 1 (0.63%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.23%) Apple iOS
2 66 (41.51%) Windows
3 41 (25.79%) Linux
4 18 (11.32%) Windows Phone
5 14 (8.81%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (6.29%) UNIX
7 3 (1.89%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Tizen
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.25%) Software Engineering
2 49 (30.82%) Android Development
3 28 (17.61%) iOS Development
3 28 (17.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.32%) Scrum
5 14 (8.81%) TDD
6 12 (7.55%) Multithreading
7 10 (6.29%) Regression Testing
7 10 (6.29%) Analytics
8 9 (5.66%) MVC
8 9 (5.66%) ITIL
8 9 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.03%) Web Development
9 8 (5.03%) OO
10 7 (4.40%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (4.40%) Line Management
11 6 (3.77%) UML
11 6 (3.77%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.77%) 3D Modelling
12 5 (3.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (49.69%) Java
2 51 (32.08%) C++
3 47 (29.56%) C#
4 36 (22.64%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.64%) Python
5 35 (22.01%) C
6 25 (15.72%) SQL
7 23 (14.47%) Objective-C
8 10 (6.29%) Perl
8 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.66%) Embedded C
10 8 (5.03%) Assembly Language
10 8 (5.03%) XAML
10 8 (5.03%) PHP
11 6 (3.77%) GLSL
12 5 (3.14%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.14%) MAXScript
12 5 (3.14%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.26%) Tcl
13 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (43.40%) Degree
2 12 (7.55%) ISEB
3 11 (6.92%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.77%) MCP
4 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.14%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 8 (5.03%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.77%) Firmware
2 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.14%) QEMU
3 5 (3.14%) KVM
4 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.03%) Telerik
2 8 (5.03%) Facebook
3 6 (3.77%) VMware
4 4 (2.52%) Apple
4 4 (2.52%) QNX
4 4 (2.52%) Twitter
4 4 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.89%) Wind River
5 3 (1.89%) Red Gate
5 3 (1.89%) Cisco
5 3 (1.89%) HP
5 3 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle
6 1 (0.63%) Symbian
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