The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 51 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Android 16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.88% 3.00% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 13.41% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 21
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +22.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
112 82 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.14% 22.34% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 96 75 114
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Leicestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Leicester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) C#
2 46 (97.87%) .NET
3 45 (95.74%) SQL Server
4 34 (72.34%) Windows
5 30 (63.83%) Apple iOS
6 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
6 29 (61.70%) Web Development
6 29 (61.70%) Computer Science
6 29 (61.70%) C++
6 29 (61.70%) Java
7 28 (59.57%) Oracle
7 28 (59.57%) XML
7 28 (59.57%) Smartcard
7 28 (59.57%) Blackberry
7 28 (59.57%) LDAP
7 28 (59.57%) PKI
7 28 (59.57%) Finance
7 28 (59.57%) BlackBerry OS
7 28 (59.57%) Mathematics
7 28 (59.57%) Cyber Security
8 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
9 17 (36.17%) iPhone
10 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
11 14 (29.79%) MVC
11 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (29.79%) WCF
12 13 (27.66%) Games
12 13 (27.66%) Google
12 13 (27.66%) TDD
12 13 (27.66%) Dependency Injection

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 13 (27.66%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (59.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (95.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (59.57%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (100.00%) Developer
2 32 (68.09%) Software Developer
3 29 (61.70%) C++ Developer
4 28 (59.57%) C++ Software Developer
5 15 (31.91%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior
6 1 (2.13%) Programmer
6 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.13%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 28 (59.57%) XML
3 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET
4 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (29.79%) WCF
5 13 (27.66%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (27.66%) Ninject
5 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (6.38%) HTML
7 2 (4.26%) CSS
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
8 1 (2.13%) WPF
8 1 (2.13%) CSS3
8 1 (2.13%) Direct3D
8 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
8 1 (2.13%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Computer Science
2 28 (59.57%) Smartcard
2 28 (59.57%) Blackberry
2 28 (59.57%) PKI
2 28 (59.57%) Mathematics
3 17 (36.17%) iPhone
4 13 (27.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 30 (63.83%) Apple iOS
3 28 (59.57%) BlackBerry OS
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
1 29 (61.70%) Web Development
2 28 (59.57%) Cyber Security
3 14 (29.79%) MVC
4 13 (27.66%) TDD
4 13 (27.66%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (27.66%) Domain-Driven Design
4 13 (27.66%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) Android Development
7 1 (2.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.13%) MVVM
7 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 15 (31.91%) VB.NET
4 13 (27.66%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) Delphi
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Oracle
2 13 (27.66%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft