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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 25 31 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.97% 1.74% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.31% 13.64% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,574 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +2.86%
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
52 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.73% 12.79% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 20
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 2016, 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%) Apple iOS
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
4 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Android Development
5 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
6 4 (33.33%) GitLab
6 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (33.33%) Rundeck
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) PHP
6 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
8 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
8 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
8 2 (16.67%) Telematics
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Data Management
8 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) GitLab
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
4 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Kafka
4 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Android Development
1 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Rundeck