The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 41 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 13 46 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.30% 8.61% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.62% 26.74% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 40 13
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 172 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.14% 32.21% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 95 155 96
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Android
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Leicester region.

Android Salary Trend in Leicester

Android
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Leicester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 37 (92.50%) Apple iOS
2 25 (62.50%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) Windows
3 24 (60.00%) C#
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
4 23 (57.50%) Mathematics
5 21 (52.50%) C++
6 20 (50.00%) XML
6 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (47.50%) Web Development
8 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
8 18 (45.00%) PKI
8 18 (45.00%) BlackBerry OS
8 18 (45.00%) Oracle
8 18 (45.00%) LDAP
8 18 (45.00%) Smartcard
8 18 (45.00%) Blackberry
8 18 (45.00%) Finance
8 18 (45.00%) Cyber Security
9 15 (37.50%) HTML
9 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 14 (35.00%) CSS
10 14 (35.00%) Mobile App
11 13 (32.50%) Android Development
11 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
12 12 (30.00%) jQuery
13 9 (22.50%) MySQL
13 9 (22.50%) PHP
14 8 (20.00%) OOP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.50%) WordPress
1 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.50%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Subversion
2 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (5.00%) Xcode
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 18 (45.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 18 (45.00%) Software Developer
2 18 (45.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 5 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Magento Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (50.00%) XML
3 15 (37.50%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (15.00%) HTML5
7 5 (12.50%) CSS3
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
8 3 (7.50%) Cocoa
8 3 (7.50%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) iOS SDK
9 2 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.00%) LAMP
10 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.50%) Swing
10 1 (2.50%) AWT
10 1 (2.50%) STL
10 1 (2.50%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (57.50%) Mathematics
2 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (45.00%) PKI
2 18 (45.00%) Smartcard
2 18 (45.00%) Blackberry
3 14 (35.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) User Experience
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.00%) iPad
6 2 (5.00%) iPhone
7 1 (2.50%) W3C
7 1 (2.50%) Open Source
7 1 (2.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Apple iOS
2 25 (62.50%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) Web Development
3 18 (45.00%) Cyber Security
4 13 (32.50%) Android Development
4 13 (32.50%) iOS Development
5 8 (20.00%) OOP
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) MVC
6 6 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 5 (12.50%) OOD
8 4 (10.00%) Web Design
9 3 (7.50%) SEO
9 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.00%) TDD
10 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.00%) OO
11 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 21 (52.50%) C++
4 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 9 (22.50%) PHP
6 7 (17.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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