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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 6 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 19 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 21.84% 4.55% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.88% 15.38% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
34 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 39.08% 29.55% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 18
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Salford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Salford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (77.42%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) XML
2 22 (70.97%) DOM
2 22 (70.97%) XSLT
2 22 (70.97%) Tomcat
2 22 (70.97%) JMS
2 22 (70.97%) XML Schema
2 22 (70.97%) SAX
2 22 (70.97%) Spring
2 22 (70.97%) XPath
2 22 (70.97%) Grails
3 17 (54.84%) Hazelcast
3 17 (54.84%) Maven
3 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
3 17 (54.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (54.84%) HTTP
3 17 (54.84%) J2SE
3 17 (54.84%) Linux
3 17 (54.84%) Servlets
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (45.16%) Windows
6 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
7 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
9 6 (19.35%) J2EE
10 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
10 5 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (12.90%) Games
11 4 (12.90%) SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (70.97%) Tomcat
2 17 (54.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Hazelcast
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Firebug
2 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) XML
1 22 (70.97%) DOM
1 22 (70.97%) XSLT
1 22 (70.97%) JMS
1 22 (70.97%) XML Schema
1 22 (70.97%) SAX
1 22 (70.97%) Spring
1 22 (70.97%) Grails
2 17 (54.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (54.84%) J2SE
2 17 (54.84%) Servlets
3 6 (19.35%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) iPhone
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Streaming Media
5 1 (3.23%) New Media
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
4 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.13%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (9.68%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Test Management
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.23%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.23%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 22 (70.97%) XPath
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 2 (6.45%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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