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 23 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.86% 2.03% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 8.13% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 123 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.28% 24.95% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 71 111 61
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 July 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 23 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
Preston +7 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Lancaster +2 1 £47,500 +58.33%
Chorley - 1 £45,000 - 1
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) CSS3
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) OOP
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Internet
5 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
5 6 (42.86%) Ruby
5 6 (42.86%) Streaming Media
6 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
7 4 (28.57%) Android Development
7 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) ISEB
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) ISTQB

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (7.14%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) Firebug
1 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 3 (21.43%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.14%) Gradle
2 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (42.86%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Laravel
7 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
7 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
7 1 (7.14%) LAMP
7 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Streaming Media
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (21.43%) New Media
3 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) iPhone
4 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) OOP
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Android Development
3 4 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Web Accessibility
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator
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