The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 30 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.53% 2.08% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 4.62% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 130 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.72% 45.14% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 39
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 1 - -
Android
UK

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) eggPlant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) C#