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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 32 32 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs citing Android 24 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.65% 8.62% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 27.50% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 12
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
88 120 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.71% 31.33% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 68 115 99
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Leicester

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (86.67%) C#
2 38 (84.44%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
3 35 (77.78%) Apple iOS
4 30 (66.67%) Java
4 30 (66.67%) Mathematics
5 29 (64.44%) Windows
6 27 (60.00%) C++
7 26 (57.78%) Computer Science
7 26 (57.78%) Web Development
7 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
8 25 (55.56%) Finance
8 25 (55.56%) PKI
8 25 (55.56%) Oracle
8 25 (55.56%) XML
8 25 (55.56%) Smartcard
8 25 (55.56%) Blackberry
8 25 (55.56%) LDAP
8 25 (55.56%) BlackBerry OS
8 25 (55.56%) Cyber Security
9 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
11 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (22.22%) MVC
12 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (20.00%) Android Development
13 8 (17.78%) iOS Development
13 8 (17.78%) iPhone
13 8 (17.78%) CSS
13 8 (17.78%) HTML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (84.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 26 (57.78%) C++ Developer
4 25 (55.56%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Programmer
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.22%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.22%) PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior PHP Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) XML
3 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
4 8 (17.78%) HTML
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (13.33%) Ninject
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (13.33%) jQuery
5 6 (13.33%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) AWT
6 1 (2.22%) Swing
6 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.22%) DirectX
6 1 (2.22%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.22%) Grails
6 1 (2.22%) Direct3D
6 1 (2.22%) Android SDK
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 26 (57.78%) Computer Science
3 25 (55.56%) PKI
3 25 (55.56%) Smartcard
3 25 (55.56%) Blackberry
4 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (17.78%) iPhone
6 4 (8.89%) User Experience
7 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 29 (64.44%) Windows
3 25 (55.56%) BlackBerry OS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Web Development
1 26 (57.78%) Software Engineering
2 25 (55.56%) Cyber Security
3 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) MVC
4 9 (20.00%) Android Development
5 8 (17.78%) iOS Development
6 7 (15.56%) Web Application Development
7 6 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (8.89%) OOD
9 4 (8.89%) OOP
10 2 (4.44%) CRM
11 1 (2.22%) Project Management
11 1 (2.22%) SEO
11 1 (2.22%) Business Development
11 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) C#
2 30 (66.67%) Java
3 27 (60.00%) C++
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.56%) PHP
6 6 (13.33%) VB
6 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Delphi
9 1 (2.22%) Python
9 1 (2.22%) Groovy
9 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe