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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 12 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.40% 1.69% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.45% 6.45% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £43,750 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.09% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
127 124 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.35% 26.27% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 107 110 96
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Preston -7 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Rossendale - 1 £37,000 -
Blackburn - 1 £52,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (71.43%) Android Development
2 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
2 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
3 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 7 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 6 (28.57%) Subversion
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) VB
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) OOP
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
6 5 (23.81%) VB6
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Electronics
7 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) PHP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) FogBugz
2 1 (4.76%) WebObjects
2 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) iOS Developer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) Symfony
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) Device Driver
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Apple iOS
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Android Development
2 10 (47.62%) iOS Development
3 7 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
9 1 (4.76%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) VB6
3 5 (23.81%) VB
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Symbian
1 1 (4.76%) Apple
1 1 (4.76%) Zend
1 1 (4.76%) Facebook
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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