The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 25 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.18% 0.77% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.89% 6.25% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
Lancashire

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

Operating Systems Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 22.93% 12.31% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 23
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £18,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,123
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Android
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Android Salary Trend in Preston

Android
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Preston region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Preston

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
3 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (50.00%) Facebook
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Calabash
2 1 (16.67%) Appium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
1 3 (50.00%) Facebook
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft