The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 73 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 5 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.28% 2.50% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 5.49% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Android
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
158 182 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.41% 45.50% 51.45%
Number of salaries quoted 149 173 165
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Android
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Android Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 11 (68.75%) Android SDK
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 9 (56.25%) Android Development
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
7 6 (37.50%) iOS SDK
7 6 (37.50%) C++
7 6 (37.50%) Python
8 5 (31.25%) .NET
8 5 (31.25%) C#
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Apple
9 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
9 4 (25.00%) Google
9 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
9 4 (25.00%) iPhone
10 3 (18.75%) webOS
10 3 (18.75%) iPhone SDK
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) User Experience
10 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
10 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (18.75%) J2ME
10 3 (18.75%) Cocoa

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Android Developer
3 9 (56.25%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (18.75%) iPhone Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior iPhone Developer
7 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (12.50%) iPhone Applications Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Designer
8 1 (6.25%) Junior Designer
8 1 (6.25%) User Experience Designer
8 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
8 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
8 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate
8 1 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Android SDK
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) iOS SDK
4 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) iPhone SDK
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) J2ME
6 3 (18.75%) Cocoa
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) iPhone
3 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (18.75%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Animation
5 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) webOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Android Development
2 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) BDD
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Apple
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe