The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing Android 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Android
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 38 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.06% 37.62% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 8 36
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,150 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Android
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Android Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Android Development
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) iPad
3 3 (50.00%) Sony
3 3 (50.00%) iPhone
3 3 (50.00%) Yahoo!
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 3 (50.00%) BBC
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Facebook
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (16.67%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) BBC
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
1 3 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Android Development
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
1 3 (50.00%) Facebook
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Sony
1 3 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Sencha