The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 64 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Android 26 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.17% 1.08% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 3.13% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 32
Average salary £34,250 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.60% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,850 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
376 384 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.41% 34.53% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 325 314 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
East of England

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Android
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Android Salary Trend in Essex

Android
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Essex

Android
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Colchester +9 13 £40,000 +66.66%
Chelmsford - 5 £32,500 -
Wickford - 2 £47,500 - 1
Basildon +6 1 £27,500 -
Android
East of England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 42 (60.00%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
4 34 (48.57%) .NET
5 33 (47.14%) Visual Studio
6 30 (42.86%) ASP.NET
7 28 (40.00%) Android Development
8 27 (38.57%) Apple iOS
8 27 (38.57%) Java
9 25 (35.71%) Mobile App
10 23 (32.86%) IIS
11 22 (31.43%) WinForms
12 21 (30.00%) Ruby
12 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
12 21 (30.00%) Degree
13 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
13 20 (28.57%) SOAP
13 20 (28.57%) Web Services
14 19 (27.14%) DevExpress
14 19 (27.14%) Ruby on Rails
14 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (24.29%) HTML
15 17 (24.29%) CSS
16 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
16 16 (22.86%) TDD
17 15 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
17 15 (21.43%) OO
17 15 (21.43%) MVC
18 14 (20.00%) OOP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (32.86%) IIS
2 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 13 (18.57%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.29%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) VoIP
1 3 (4.29%) ADSL
1 3 (4.29%) NFC
2 2 (2.86%) SMS
2 2 (2.86%) DHCP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Visual Studio
2 15 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.86%) Mocha
3 9 (12.86%) Grunt
3 9 (12.86%) PhoneGap
4 8 (11.43%) Selenium
5 4 (5.71%) JIRA
6 3 (4.29%) MSTest
7 2 (2.86%) NUnit
8 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (12.86%) Marketing
1 9 (12.86%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (74.29%) Developer
2 28 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Tester
6 5 (7.14%) User Experience Developer
6 5 (7.14%) UI Programmer
6 5 (7.14%) Programmer
6 5 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 5 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Designer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.29%) IT Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Digital Designer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Digital Designer
8 2 (2.86%) Systems Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.86%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 30 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 22 (31.43%) WinForms
4 20 (28.57%) SOAP
4 20 (28.57%) Web Services
5 19 (27.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (24.29%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) CSS
7 13 (18.57%) Silverlight
8 11 (15.71%) Backbone.js
9 9 (12.86%) WPF
9 9 (12.86%) Flash
9 9 (12.86%) Sass
10 7 (10.00%) jQuery
11 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (5.71%) WCF
13 3 (4.29%) XML
13 3 (4.29%) Java ME
13 3 (4.29%) HTML5
14 2 (2.86%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 21 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (17.14%) iPad
3 12 (17.14%) iPhone
4 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Android Development
2 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) TDD
4 15 (21.43%) OO
4 15 (21.43%) MVC
5 14 (20.00%) OOP
6 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce
7 9 (12.86%) BDD
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.14%) Change Control
10 5 (7.14%) System Testing
10 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.29%) Workflow
11 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.29%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (2.86%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.86%) Test Strategy
12 2 (2.86%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) C#
2 38 (54.29%) SQL
3 27 (38.57%) Java
4 21 (30.00%) Ruby
5 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.86%) ActionScript
7 8 (11.43%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) XAML
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.86%) XenApp
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) DevExpress
3 12 (17.14%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) VMware
4 2 (2.86%) Google
4 2 (2.86%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) Dell
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix
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