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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 49 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Android 8 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.68% 0.23% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 1.28% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
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
100 78 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.01% 17.97% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 91 76 92
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +13 1 £35,000 - 1
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 8 (44.44%) Android Development
3 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 5 (27.78%) Device Driver
5 5 (27.78%) QA
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) VB
6 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Electronics
6 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 4 (22.22%) VB6
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) PDA
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
1 2 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) WebObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Xcode
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) FogBugz
2 1 (5.56%) Calabash
2 1 (5.56%) Appium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) iOS Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) Symfony
3 2 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (27.78%) Device Driver
3 3 (16.67%) PDA
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Android Development
2 7 (38.89%) iOS Development
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
5 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
3 4 (22.22%) VB6
3 4 (22.22%) VB
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Symbian
1 1 (5.56%) Apple
1 1 (5.56%) Zend
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago