The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 46 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.35% 1.08% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.04% 6.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Android
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
96 31 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.57% 16.76% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82 31 104
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Android
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cheltenham region.

Android Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 25 (100.00%) Android Development
1 25 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 23 (92.00%) Mobile App
2 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 23 (92.00%) iPhone
3 14 (56.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) Apple iOS
5 12 (48.00%) Cyber Security
5 12 (48.00%) Network Security
5 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
5 12 (48.00%) Information Assurance
5 12 (48.00%) Qt
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Spring
5 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (48.00%) Web Development
5 12 (48.00%) BT
5 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (48.00%) HTTP
5 12 (48.00%) J2EE
5 12 (48.00%) C
5 12 (48.00%) C++
5 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
5 12 (48.00%) EJB
6 11 (44.00%) SOAP
6 11 (44.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) XML
6 11 (44.00%) OO

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) HTTP
1 12 (48.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Development Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior iOS Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) J2EE
1 12 (48.00%) EJB
1 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
1 12 (48.00%) Spring
1 12 (48.00%) Qt
2 11 (44.00%) REST
2 11 (44.00%) JSON
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
2 11 (44.00%) Web Services
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) Cocoa
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (92.00%) iPhone
1 23 (92.00%) Mobile App
2 12 (48.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (44.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Android Development
1 25 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (48.00%) Information Assurance
3 12 (48.00%) Cyber Security
3 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (48.00%) Web Development
4 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (44.00%) OO
4 11 (44.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (28.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) C
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) BT
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft