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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 26 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 2 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.83% 1.57% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 9.09% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +91.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
30 33 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.52% 17.28% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 58
Average salary £30,000 £25,837 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.11% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Android
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
County Antrim +12 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Android
UK

Android
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone SDK
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple