The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 48 44 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 21 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.29% 3.85% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.57% 18.05% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 11
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 133 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.13% 21.31% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 138 121 235
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Android
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +4 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Birkenhead - 2 £45,000 - 2
St Helens +4 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (66.00%) .NET
2 32 (64.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 25 (50.00%) Android Development
5 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (38.00%) Windows
5 19 (38.00%) Apple iOS
6 14 (28.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) HTML
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle
8 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
9 11 (22.00%) Web Services
9 11 (22.00%) CSS
9 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
12 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (16.00%) Apple
12 8 (16.00%) MySQL
12 8 (16.00%) VB
12 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
12 8 (16.00%) VB6
12 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (14.00%) HTML5
13 7 (14.00%) Logistics
13 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
14 6 (12.00%) Scrum
14 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
14 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) IIS
1 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.00%) YouTrack
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
1 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.00%) Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Programmer
5 8 (16.00%) VB6 Developer
5 8 (16.00%) VB Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (12.00%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (8.00%) Android Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 4 (8.00%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
3 11 (22.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.00%) CSS
4 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.00%) HTML5
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) Silverlight
8 4 (8.00%) Android SDK
8 4 (8.00%) SOAP
8 4 (8.00%) JSON
8 4 (8.00%) REST
8 4 (8.00%) CSS3
9 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.00%) WCF
9 3 (6.00%) WPF
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.00%) W3C
3 3 (6.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.00%) GIS
4 1 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
1 19 (38.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Android Development
2 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (14.00%) Logistics
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (8.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) MVVM
8 3 (6.00%) UML
8 3 (6.00%) OOP
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) CRM
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 8 (16.00%) VB
4 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (16.00%) VB6
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) ISEB
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) MCDST
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) XenApp
1 3 (6.00%) XenServer
1 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Apple
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Telerik
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