The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 33 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.38% 1.30% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 6.52% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
51 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.39% 19.91% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 39 43
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Android
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Android Salary Trend in Chester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (75.00%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) jQuery
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Android Development
5 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) C++
6 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (37.50%) IBM
6 3 (37.50%) Commerce Server
6 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (37.50%) ATG
6 3 (37.50%) CMS
6 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Spring
6 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 3 (37.50%) JIRA
6 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
6 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
6 3 (37.50%) Drupal

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (37.50%) Commerce Server
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
1 3 (37.50%) WordPress
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) concrete5
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQLite
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) FMCG
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) ATG
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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