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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 44 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 0.97% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 4.44% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 90 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.13% 21.84% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 49 53
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 3 (60.00%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Wiki
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSL
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Wiki
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) Android Development
2 4 (80.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft