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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 55 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 11 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.79% 1.71% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.65% 3.33% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
114 150 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 28.93% 51.19% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108 146 138
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) J2ME
4 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
4 7 (43.75%) Android SDK
4 7 (43.75%) Android Development
4 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) OOD
5 6 (37.50%) Apple
5 6 (37.50%) Internet
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Google
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Ant
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (25.00%) User Experience

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Android Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
1 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (43.75%) J2ME
2 7 (43.75%) iOS SDK
2 7 (43.75%) Android SDK
3 3 (18.75%) LINQ
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (25.00%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (37.50%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) OOD
4 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Apple
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft