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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 57 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 8 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.54% 2.88% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.39% 11.54% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 6
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £31,050 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
77 130 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.78% 24.95% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 126 82
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,350 £21,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Lancaster -4 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Preston - 1 £27,500 -
Chorley - 1 £45,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Android Development
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) OOP
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) Objective-C
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Ruby
6 6 (33.33%) Streaming Media
6 6 (33.33%) C
6 6 (33.33%) C++
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) Internet
6 6 (33.33%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
7 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
9 3 (16.67%) Test Automation

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Firebug
2 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Gradle
3 1 (5.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (5.56%) Android Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) iOS SDK
7 1 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
7 1 (5.56%) LAMP
7 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Streaming Media
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (16.67%) New Media
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (44.44%) Android Development
3 7 (38.89%) OOP
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Keyword-Driven Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) OOD
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Objective-C
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (16.67%) VB6
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Appcelerator
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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