The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Android 27 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.42% 1.43% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.57% 6.47% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 14
Average salary £30,000 £27,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
199 139 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.19% 22.10% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 161 124 142
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,280
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Android
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Android Salary Trend in the North East

Android
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in the North East

Android
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Tyne and Wear +11 26 £30,000 +1.69% 5
Durham -3 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 35 (56.45%) Mobile Payment
2 32 (51.61%) Computer Science
3 31 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 30 (48.39%) Mobile Banking
4 30 (48.39%) Banking
4 30 (48.39%) Mobile Commerce
4 30 (48.39%) Apple iOS
5 29 (46.77%) Java
6 28 (45.16%) Mathematics
7 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
8 19 (30.65%) C++
9 16 (25.81%) iOS SDK
10 15 (24.19%) HTML
11 14 (22.58%) C#
11 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.97%) MVC
12 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.97%) Windows
12 13 (20.97%) .NET
12 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
12 13 (20.97%) CSS
12 13 (20.97%) iPhone
13 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS
13 12 (19.35%) OO
14 11 (17.74%) TDD
14 11 (17.74%) Android Development
14 11 (17.74%) Node.js
15 10 (16.13%) WCF
15 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.13%) HTML5

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (17.74%) Node.js
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Intranet
1 2 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Subversion
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Bower
4 1 (1.61%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 30 (48.39%) Banking
2 10 (16.13%) Games
3 7 (11.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 22 (35.48%) Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) Graduate
4 12 (19.35%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) .NET Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Security Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) Systems Developer
7 8 (12.90%) UI Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Security Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) UI Programmer
8 6 (9.68%) Android Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
11 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) iOS SDK
2 15 (24.19%) HTML
3 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
3 13 (20.97%) CSS
4 10 (16.13%) Ninject
4 10 (16.13%) WCF
4 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (16.13%) HTML5
4 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (12.90%) CSS3
6 5 (8.06%) Web Services
7 4 (6.45%) Android SDK
8 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.23%) jQuery
9 1 (1.61%) Yii
9 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.61%) REST
9 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (56.45%) Mobile Payment
2 32 (51.61%) Computer Science
3 31 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 30 (48.39%) Mobile Banking
5 28 (45.16%) Mathematics
6 13 (20.97%) iPhone
7 8 (12.90%) Cryptography
8 4 (6.45%) User Experience
9 2 (3.23%) PDA
9 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.61%) Social Media
10 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Apple iOS
2 13 (20.97%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Mobile Commerce
2 24 (38.71%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.97%) MVC
5 12 (19.35%) OO
6 11 (17.74%) TDD
6 11 (17.74%) Android Development
7 10 (16.13%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (16.13%) Web Application Development
8 8 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (12.90%) Information Security
9 7 (11.29%) Web Development
10 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
11 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.45%) ITIL
11 4 (6.45%) UML
12 3 (4.84%) Scrum
13 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
13 2 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) C++
3 14 (22.58%) C#
4 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) SQL
7 2 (3.23%) VB
7 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) PhD
1 8 (12.90%) CISSP
1 8 (12.90%) CISM
1 8 (12.90%) CISMP
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.23%) MCP
3 2 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) XenApp
2 2 (3.23%) XenServer
2 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Google
2 4 (6.45%) Adobe
3 3 (4.84%) Perforce
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix
4 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago