The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 34 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.93% 0.36% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.06% 1.32% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £40,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Android
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 76 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 31.88% 27.64% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 116
Average salary £32,500 £29,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.16% -30.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Android
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Android Salary Trend in Croydon

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (100.00%) Android Development
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) WordPress
4 3 (50.00%) Publishing
4 3 (50.00%) Zend
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) iPhone
5 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Varnish
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Android Development
1 6 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft