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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 67 75 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -33
Permanent jobs citing Android 37 44 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.66% 2.42% 5.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.66% 7.15% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 82
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
383 615 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.49% 33.88% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 339 497 519
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 28 August 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 77 (68.14%) Apple iOS
2 65 (57.52%) Degree
2 65 (57.52%) Java
3 60 (53.10%) C++
4 54 (47.79%) Computer Science
5 51 (45.13%) Software Engineering
6 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
7 45 (39.82%) Windows
8 43 (38.05%) HTML
8 43 (38.05%) Python
9 39 (34.51%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (31.86%) Linux
11 35 (30.97%) C#
11 35 (30.97%) .NET
11 35 (30.97%) Objective-C
12 32 (28.32%) SQL
12 32 (28.32%) Mobile App
13 31 (27.43%) Android Development
14 27 (23.89%) C
14 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
14 27 (23.89%) ASP.NET
15 26 (23.01%) MFC
16 25 (22.12%) MCP
16 25 (22.12%) Microsoft
16 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (22.12%) Pocket PC
16 25 (22.12%) jQuery
17 18 (15.93%) iOS Development
18 16 (14.16%) Client/Server
19 15 (13.27%) Xamarin

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.73%) Apache
2 8 (7.08%) Node.js
3 7 (6.19%) JBoss
4 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Maya
1 1 (0.88%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.88%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) SaaS
2 5 (4.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) Internet
2 3 (2.65%) Wireless
3 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.77%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) LAN
4 1 (0.88%) VLAN
4 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.88%) NFC
4 1 (0.88%) AMQP
4 1 (0.88%) Modbus
4 1 (0.88%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.19%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Selenium
2 9 (7.96%) Appium
3 5 (4.42%) GCC
3 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) Android Studio
5 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.65%) Xcode
6 2 (1.77%) Subversion
6 2 (1.77%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.77%) LLVM
7 1 (0.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Calabash
7 1 (0.88%) Arquillian
7 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.19%) Electronics
2 6 (5.31%) Marketing
3 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Automotive
4 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Developer
2 45 (39.82%) Software Engineer
3 16 (14.16%) Senior Developer
4 15 (13.27%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Tester
5 10 (8.85%) Test Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (6.19%) C++ Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Programmer
8 6 (5.31%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Mobile Tester
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Core Java Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) C++ Programmer
10 4 (3.54%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (38.05%) HTML
2 35 (30.97%) .NET
3 27 (23.89%) ASP.NET
4 26 (23.01%) MFC
5 25 (22.12%) jQuery
6 12 (10.62%) Web Services
7 11 (9.73%) PhoneGap
8 8 (7.08%) CSS
9 7 (6.19%) Java EE
10 6 (5.31%) iOS SDK
11 5 (4.42%) J2EE
12 4 (3.54%) XML
13 3 (2.65%) Spring
13 3 (2.65%) JNI
13 3 (2.65%) REST
13 3 (2.65%) HTML5
14 2 (1.77%) OpenGL
14 2 (1.77%) XSD
14 2 (1.77%) XSLT
14 2 (1.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (47.79%) Computer Science
2 39 (34.51%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (28.32%) Mobile App
4 25 (22.12%) Pocket PC
5 16 (14.16%) Client/Server
6 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (7.96%) CUDA
8 7 (6.19%) Device Driver
9 6 (5.31%) Data Structures
10 5 (4.42%) Smartphone
10 5 (4.42%) Internet of Things
11 3 (2.65%) User Experience
12 2 (1.77%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (1.77%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (1.77%) Handset
12 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.88%) GIS
13 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.14%) Apple iOS
2 45 (39.82%) Windows
3 36 (31.86%) Linux
4 6 (5.31%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (3.54%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.88%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) Symbian OS
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Software Engineering
2 31 (27.43%) Android Development
3 18 (15.93%) iOS Development
4 13 (11.50%) OO
5 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.62%) Manual Testing
6 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
6 11 (9.73%) OOD
6 11 (9.73%) SDLC
7 9 (7.96%) Mobile Development
8 8 (7.08%) Benchmarking
8 8 (7.08%) Scrum
9 7 (6.19%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.42%) Web Development
10 5 (4.42%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.54%) Release Management
11 4 (3.54%) MVC
11 4 (3.54%) UML
11 4 (3.54%) Product Management
12 3 (2.65%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) Java
2 60 (53.10%) C++
3 46 (40.71%) JavaScript
4 43 (38.05%) Python
5 35 (30.97%) C#
5 35 (30.97%) Objective-C
6 32 (28.32%) SQL
7 27 (23.89%) C
8 7 (6.19%) PHP
9 5 (4.42%) Ruby
10 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.65%) Perl
12 2 (1.77%) XPath
13 1 (0.88%) GLSL
13 1 (0.88%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (57.52%) Degree
2 25 (22.12%) MCP
2 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) QEMU
1 2 (1.77%) KVM
2 1 (0.88%) iptables
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.27%) Xamarin
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle
4 7 (6.19%) ESRI
5 5 (4.42%) Wind River
6 2 (1.77%) Symbian
6 2 (1.77%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) QNX
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Coverity
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