The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 38 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.37% 2.55% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.70% 10.45% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +95.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 67 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.55% 24.36% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 53
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Android
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Android Salary Trend in Solihull

Android
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Swedish Language
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Finnish Language
5 1 (20.00%) German Language
5 1 (20.00%) Norwegian Language
5 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Swedish Language
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finnish Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware