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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 47 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 15 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.42% 3.06% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.67% 14.96% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 10
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
173 127 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.95% 20.48% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 145 117 200
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 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 August 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 +8 9 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Birkenhead - 3 £43,750 - 1
St Helens +1 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (65.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) C#
3 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
4 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
5 20 (50.00%) Android Development
6 17 (42.50%) Windows
7 16 (40.00%) HTML
8 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (30.00%) CSS
11 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
11 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (22.50%) Web Services
12 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
13 8 (20.00%) HTML5
14 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
14 7 (17.50%) XML
14 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
14 7 (17.50%) Scrum
15 6 (15.00%) Apple
15 6 (15.00%) VB6
15 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (15.00%) PRINCE
15 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
15 6 (15.00%) MySQL
15 6 (15.00%) Oracle
15 6 (15.00%) VB
15 6 (15.00%) VB.NET

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) YouTrack
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) VB Developer
4 6 (15.00%) VB6 Developer
5 5 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Programmer
6 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
4 9 (22.50%) Web Services
5 8 (20.00%) HTML5
6 7 (17.50%) XML
7 6 (15.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (10.00%) SOAP
8 4 (10.00%) Android SDK
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.00%) REST
8 4 (10.00%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) WPF
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
9 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) W3C
3 3 (7.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Apple iOS
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Android Development
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
3 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.00%) OOD
6 4 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) OOP
6 4 (10.00%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Logistics
7 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
7 3 (7.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) C#
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) VB6
4 6 (15.00%) VB
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Apple
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Telerik
Liverpool, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus+Training (Android)+Bens+Ca
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + great benefits + T/L career pros
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago