The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 19 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Android 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.70% 10.91% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 31.58% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Android
Manchester

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

Operating Systems Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 31.48% 34.55% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 3
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,589 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Android
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Android Salary Trend in Salford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 22 (88.00%) JMS
1 22 (88.00%) XML Schema
1 22 (88.00%) Java
1 22 (88.00%) XML
1 22 (88.00%) XSLT
1 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
1 22 (88.00%) Spring
1 22 (88.00%) XPath
1 22 (88.00%) Grails
2 21 (84.00%) DOM
2 21 (84.00%) SAX
3 17 (68.00%) HTTP
3 17 (68.00%) J2SE
3 17 (68.00%) Servlets
3 17 (68.00%) Maven
3 17 (68.00%) Hazelcast
4 16 (64.00%) WebSphere
4 16 (64.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (56.00%) Linux
5 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (24.00%) J2EE
9 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (16.00%) Games
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (64.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) Hazelcast
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) XML
1 22 (88.00%) XSLT
1 22 (88.00%) JMS
1 22 (88.00%) XML Schema
1 22 (88.00%) Spring
1 22 (88.00%) Grails
2 21 (84.00%) SAX
2 21 (84.00%) DOM
3 17 (68.00%) J2SE
3 17 (68.00%) Servlets
4 16 (64.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (24.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
1 14 (56.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (4.00%) Android Development
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
1 22 (88.00%) XPath
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.00%) Google