The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 50 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 8 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.79% 2.26% 3.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 11.76% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 11
Average salary £33,000 £40,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +62.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Android
North 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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 85 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 22.82% 19.23% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 86 79 92
Average salary £37,500 £29,339 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% +17.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Android
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Android Salary Trend in Lancashire

Android
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Android
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Preston - 4 £31,000 - 1
Blackpool -7 1 £40,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £32,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 7 (46.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Device Driver
5 4 (26.67%) Electronics
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) PDA
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) VB6
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Calabash
2 1 (6.67%) Appium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (13.33%) WCF
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (26.67%) Device Driver
3 3 (20.00%) PDA
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 2 (13.33%) Social Media
5 1 (6.67%) iPhone
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) VB6
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) VB
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Facebook
1 2 (13.33%) Twitter
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Apple
Preston, Lancashire
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