The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 46 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Android 10 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.14% 4.30% 0.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.49% 18.75% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 6
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
87 112 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.59% 22.95% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 98 92
Average salary £29,339 £25,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.35% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Android
North West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Apple iOS
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
5 6 (46.15%) Streaming Media
5 6 (46.15%) Ruby
5 6 (46.15%) HTML5
5 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
5 6 (46.15%) OOP
5 6 (46.15%) C++
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) C
5 6 (46.15%) CSS3
6 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (23.08%) Firebug
7 3 (23.08%) Test Management
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) Degree

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) Firebug
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) ADO
3 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Streaming Media
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) New Media
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Apple iOS
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
2 6 (46.15%) Objective-C
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VBScript
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center