The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 45 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 14 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.71% 2.44% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.77% 12.00% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £80,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 100 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 25.15% 20.37% 33.02%
Number of salaries quoted 109 93 164
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
Merseyside

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Android
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Android Salary Trend in Liverpool

Android
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 24 (70.59%) C#
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
3 19 (55.88%) Android Development
4 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle
6 10 (29.41%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) Web Services
6 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 8 (23.53%) Windows
9 7 (20.59%) MySQL
9 7 (20.59%) VB
9 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
9 7 (20.59%) Apple
9 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (20.59%) VB6
10 6 (17.65%) Logistics
10 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
10 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
10 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 5 (14.71%) HTML5
12 4 (11.76%) Web Development
12 4 (11.76%) JSON
12 4 (11.76%) REST
12 4 (11.76%) CSS3
12 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (8.82%) IIS
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) MySQL
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.94%) Games
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Programmer
4 8 (23.53%) Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) VB Developer
5 7 (20.59%) VB6 Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (14.71%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (11.76%) Android Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
9 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 4 (11.76%) REST
6 4 (11.76%) CSS3
6 4 (11.76%) Android SDK
6 4 (11.76%) SOAP
6 4 (11.76%) XML
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) WPF
7 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.94%) WinForms
8 1 (2.94%) Qt
8 1 (2.94%) WebSockets
8 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) W3C
3 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Android Development
2 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (17.65%) Logistics
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) MVVM
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.88%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) OOD
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) VB
4 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
4 7 (20.59%) VB6
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) MCDST
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) XenApp
1 3 (8.82%) XenServer
1 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) LANDesk
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Telerik