The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 12 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.01% 3.13% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 12.82% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 13
Average salary £38,750 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.67% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
168 156 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.14% 24.45% 31.17%
Number of salaries quoted 150 139 185
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Android
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Android Salary Trend in Merseyside

Android
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Android
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Liverpool +13 5 £35,000 -
Birkenhead - 3 £43,750 -
St Helens +6 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 19 (55.88%) .NET
1 19 (55.88%) Apple iOS
2 18 (52.94%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) Android Development
5 14 (41.18%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
6 13 (38.24%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) CSS
8 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
9 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
10 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 7 (20.59%) Scrum
11 7 (20.59%) Web Services
11 7 (20.59%) XML
11 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
12 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
12 6 (17.65%) PRINCE
12 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
13 5 (14.71%) HTML5
13 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
14 4 (11.76%) W3C
14 4 (11.76%) SOAP
14 4 (11.76%) ISEB
14 4 (11.76%) Oracle
14 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
14 4 (11.76%) T-SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (2.94%) Drupal
1 1 (2.94%) WordPress
1 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.94%) YouTrack
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
1 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Android Developer
6 3 (8.82%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) VB Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
3 12 (35.29%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 7 (20.59%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
7 5 (14.71%) HTML5
8 4 (11.76%) SOAP
8 4 (11.76%) Android SDK
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.76%) REST
8 4 (11.76%) CSS3
8 4 (11.76%) JSON
9 3 (8.82%) WPF
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) PhoneGap
9 3 (8.82%) Backbone.js
9 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) W3C
3 3 (8.82%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Apple iOS
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Android Development
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
3 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 6 (17.65%) PRINCE
5 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (11.76%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Logistics
7 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) MVVM
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) User Stories
7 3 (8.82%) MVC
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) UML
8 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) VB6
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Telerik