The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 65 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Android 12 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.66% 1.78% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 4.94% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £30,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Android
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
183 243 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.28% 36.05% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 168 216 106
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Android
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Android Salary Trend in Sheffield

Android
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 17 (40.48%) iPhone
3 16 (38.10%) Android Development
4 13 (30.95%) iOS Development
4 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
5 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 12 (28.57%) HTML
5 12 (28.57%) CSS
6 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 11 (26.19%) .NET
7 10 (23.81%) C#
7 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
7 10 (23.81%) ISEB
7 10 (23.81%) HP UFT
7 10 (23.81%) Selenium
7 10 (23.81%) Gherkin
7 10 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
8 9 (21.43%) Java
8 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) PHP
9 8 (19.05%) Smartphone
9 8 (19.05%) HTML5
9 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
10 7 (16.67%) TDD
10 7 (16.67%) JIRA
10 7 (16.67%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (9.52%) IIS
1 4 (9.52%) CMS
1 4 (9.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
2 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.81%) HP UFT
2 10 (23.81%) Selenium
3 7 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Xcode
4 3 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) CocoaPods
General
1 6 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Test Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Android Developer
5 6 (14.29%) iOS Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Designer
7 4 (9.52%) Interaction Designer
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) CSS
1 12 (28.57%) HTML
2 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) Web Services
3 10 (23.81%) Gherkin
4 8 (19.05%) HTML5
5 6 (14.29%) RESTful
6 5 (11.90%) jQuery
6 5 (11.90%) CSS3
7 4 (9.52%) XHTML
7 4 (9.52%) LAMP
7 4 (9.52%) Sass
8 3 (7.14%) UIKit
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.14%) XML
8 3 (7.14%) XSLT
8 3 (7.14%) REST
8 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) iPhone
2 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 8 (19.05%) Smartphone
4 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.52%) User Experience
6 3 (7.14%) Internet of Things
6 3 (7.14%) Telematics
6 3 (7.14%) iPad
6 3 (7.14%) Home Automation
7 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Android Development
3 13 (30.95%) iOS Development
4 10 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Test Scripting
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 5 (11.90%) Web Development
9 4 (9.52%) Content Management
9 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 4 (9.52%) Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) SEO
9 4 (9.52%) Scrum
9 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.14%) MVVM
10 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C#
2 9 (21.43%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.52%) PHP5
4 4 (9.52%) C
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) ISEB
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Zend
3 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft