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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 68 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 14 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.81% 2.41% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.81% 9.90% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
159 202 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.52% 24.34% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 135 161 147
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
Durham -16 7 £46,250 +42.30%
Tyne and Wear -18 7 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 23 (52.27%) Java
1 23 (52.27%) Apple iOS
2 21 (47.73%) C#
3 18 (40.91%) Mobile App
4 17 (38.64%) Banking
4 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
5 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
6 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 12 (27.27%) Games
7 12 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 11 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
8 11 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
8 11 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
8 11 (25.00%) OO
8 11 (25.00%) C++
8 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 10 (22.73%) Android Development
9 10 (22.73%) User Experience
10 8 (18.18%) Objective-C
10 8 (18.18%) Degree
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.91%) Windows
11 7 (15.91%) UML
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.91%) MVC
11 7 (15.91%) PCI DSS
11 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (13.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Spotfire
2 5 (11.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 17 (38.64%) Banking
2 12 (27.27%) Games
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Software Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Graduate
4 6 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.82%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Programmer
7 2 (4.55%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Customer Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Customer Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 12 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.64%) CSS
4 6 (13.64%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) Cocoa
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (13.64%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) iOS SDK
4 6 (13.64%) Ninject
4 6 (13.64%) WCF
4 6 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (11.36%) jQuery
5 5 (11.36%) CSS3
5 5 (11.36%) Ajax
5 5 (11.36%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) Velocity
6 2 (4.55%) SOAP
6 2 (4.55%) RESTful
6 2 (4.55%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 11 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (22.73%) User Experience
4 6 (13.64%) iPhone
4 6 (13.64%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Software Engineering
2 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) OO
3 11 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 10 (22.73%) Android Development
5 7 (15.91%) MVC
5 7 (15.91%) UML
6 6 (13.64%) OOP
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
6 6 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (13.64%) Web Application Development
7 5 (11.36%) Analytics
7 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 5 (11.36%) UX Design
7 5 (11.36%) Visual Analytics
8 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.55%) Release Management
9 2 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 6 (13.64%) VB
5 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (15.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Google
2 5 (11.36%) Tableau
2 5 (11.36%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.27%) Meraki
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Apple
3 1 (2.27%) Symantec
Hexham, Northumberland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago