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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 54 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 27 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.61% 2.06% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.36% 8.39% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 17
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
165 155 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 22.09% 24.56% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 134 165
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Tyne and Wear +5 27 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 35 (66.04%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
3 29 (54.72%) Mobile Payment
4 28 (52.83%) Mathematics
5 27 (50.94%) Mobile Commerce
5 27 (50.94%) Banking
5 27 (50.94%) Mobile App
5 27 (50.94%) Mobile Banking
6 22 (41.51%) Apple iOS
7 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
8 20 (37.74%) C++
9 15 (28.30%) iOS SDK
10 14 (26.42%) PCI DSS
11 12 (22.64%) C#
11 12 (22.64%) UML
12 11 (20.75%) MVC
12 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 10 (18.87%) Games
14 9 (16.98%) .NET
14 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
14 9 (16.98%) OO
14 9 (16.98%) Node.js
14 9 (16.98%) Android Development
15 8 (15.09%) HTML
15 8 (15.09%) CSS
15 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (15.09%) iPhone
16 7 (13.21%) VB
16 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
16 7 (13.21%) SQL Server

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (16.98%) Node.js
2 2 (3.77%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Xcode
1 3 (5.66%) Subversion
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Bower
3 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (50.94%) Banking
2 10 (18.87%) Games
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Software Engineer
2 20 (37.74%) Developer
3 19 (35.85%) Graduate
4 15 (28.30%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.77%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.77%) iOS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) iOS SDK
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
3 8 (15.09%) CSS
3 8 (15.09%) HTML
4 7 (13.21%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (13.21%) Ninject
4 7 (13.21%) WCF
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.55%) jQuery
5 4 (7.55%) Android SDK
6 3 (5.66%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.66%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (5.66%) HTML5
6 3 (5.66%) CSS3
7 2 (3.77%) PhoneGap
7 2 (3.77%) REST
7 2 (3.77%) Yii
7 2 (3.77%) LAMP
7 2 (3.77%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Mobile Payment
2 28 (52.83%) Mathematics
3 27 (50.94%) Mobile App
3 27 (50.94%) Mobile Banking
4 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
5 8 (15.09%) iPhone
6 3 (5.66%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (3.77%) Cryptography
7 2 (3.77%) PDA
7 2 (3.77%) Social Media
8 1 (1.89%) User Experience
8 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Apple iOS
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Software Engineering
2 27 (50.94%) Mobile Commerce
3 12 (22.64%) UML
4 11 (20.75%) MVC
5 9 (16.98%) OO
5 9 (16.98%) Android Development
6 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.21%) TDD
7 7 (13.21%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (13.21%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (13.21%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
9 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (5.66%) OOP
11 2 (3.77%) ITIL
11 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.77%) Information Security
12 1 (1.89%) Analytics
12 1 (1.89%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) C++
3 12 (22.64%) C#
4 7 (13.21%) VB
4 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.77%) PHP5
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) PCI DSS
2 11 (20.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (13.21%) Google
2 4 (7.55%) Adobe
3 3 (5.66%) Perforce
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) Alteryx
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago