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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 31 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.69% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 2.44% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
26 41 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.69% 15.95% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 40
Average salary £26,041 £27,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.30% -22.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) SQLite
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Appium
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Appium
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft