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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank - 8 19
Permanent jobs citing Android 0 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 15.48% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 50.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Average salary - £23,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,736 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +0.62%
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
18 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.69% 30.95% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 5
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £20,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £50,000
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 28 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) XPath
1 6 (100.00%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) Hazelcast
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) J2SE
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Grails
2 5 (83.33%) SAX
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) J2SE
2 5 (83.33%) DOM
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat