The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 49 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Android 31 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.80% 2.08% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.81% 7.82% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 12
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £18,250 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,050 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Android
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
242 179 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 37.46% 26.64% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 211 158 164
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Android
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Android Salary Trend in Dorset

Android
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Dorset

Android
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +3 22 £23,500 -21.66% 3
Poole +4 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Android
South West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 28 (82.35%) Apple iOS
2 26 (76.47%) Android Development
2 26 (76.47%) iOS Development
3 19 (55.88%) Windows
4 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (52.94%) OO
5 16 (47.06%) Degree
5 16 (47.06%) Mobile Development
6 15 (44.12%) Windows Mobile
7 14 (41.18%) Subversion
7 14 (41.18%) Java
8 12 (35.29%) Eclipse
9 11 (32.35%) HTML
9 11 (32.35%) CSS
10 10 (29.41%) Cocoa
10 10 (29.41%) Xcode
10 10 (29.41%) Objective-C
10 10 (29.41%) Animation
10 10 (29.41%) Core Animation
10 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
10 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (29.41%) Memory Management
10 10 (29.41%) Cocoa Touch
10 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
11 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 9 (26.47%) C
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) Python
12 8 (23.53%) Google

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Subversion
2 12 (35.29%) Eclipse
3 10 (29.41%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Junior Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Junior
4 10 (29.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
6 8 (23.53%) Android Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Graduate
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) HTML
1 11 (32.35%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) Cocoa
2 10 (29.41%) Core Animation
2 10 (29.41%) Cocoa Touch
3 8 (23.53%) Android SDK
3 8 (23.53%) LAMP
3 8 (23.53%) iOS SDK
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) .NET
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
5 4 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Animation
1 10 (29.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Handset
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Apple iOS
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (8.82%) UNIX
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Android Development
1 26 (76.47%) iOS Development
2 18 (52.94%) OO
3 16 (47.06%) Mobile Development
4 10 (29.41%) Unit Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (29.41%) Memory Management
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) Objective-C
4 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) C
5 6 (17.65%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) C++
7 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Google
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Apple
3 2 (5.88%) Remedy
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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