The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 30 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.28% - 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.19% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 63 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.90% 24.14% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 50
Average salary £33,000 £34,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Cheshire

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 July 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Android Development
3 10 (83.33%) iOS Development
4 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
5 7 (58.33%) CSS3
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
5 7 (58.33%) CMS
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (50.00%) ATG
6 6 (50.00%) IBM
6 6 (50.00%) Commerce Server
6 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Java
6 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (50.00%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) JIRA
6 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
6 6 (50.00%) Retail
6 6 (50.00%) Spring

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (58.33%) CMS
2 6 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 6 (50.00%) Confluence
2 6 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (50.00%) WordPress
2 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) Drupal
2 6 (50.00%) concrete5
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 6 (50.00%) UI Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (50.00%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) Android Development
2 10 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Web Development
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (50.00%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ATG
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
1 6 (50.00%) Sitecore
1 6 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Telerik
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