The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 56 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 22 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.76% 4.09% 5.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.63% 16.91% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 28
Average salary £31,000 £29,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.08% -12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
207 136 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 25.97% 24.16% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 200 124 147
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
South West

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Android
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Android Salary Trend in Somerset

Android
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Somerset

Android
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -18 17 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Street -17 1 - -
Android
South West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 23 (46.00%) Android Development
2 22 (44.00%) Apple iOS
3 18 (36.00%) Mobile App
3 18 (36.00%) OO
4 17 (34.00%) Web Services
5 16 (32.00%) Java
6 13 (26.00%) Windows
7 11 (22.00%) Analytics
8 10 (20.00%) Selenium
8 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
8 10 (20.00%) JMeter
9 9 (18.00%) C#
9 9 (18.00%) SQL
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) SOAP
10 8 (16.00%) C
10 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.00%) C++
10 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
10 8 (16.00%) Xcode
10 8 (16.00%) iOS Development
10 8 (16.00%) iPhone
10 8 (16.00%) iPad
11 7 (14.00%) TDD
11 7 (14.00%) MVC
11 7 (14.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (12.00%) HTTP
12 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
12 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.00%) Web Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (2.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Selenium
1 10 (20.00%) JMeter
2 8 (16.00%) Xcode
3 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (12.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) Android Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Software Developer
4 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Programmer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.00%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Software Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) Web Services
2 10 (20.00%) Android SDK
3 9 (18.00%) .NET
3 9 (18.00%) SOAP
4 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 3 (6.00%) HTML
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) REST
7 1 (2.00%) GWT
7 1 (2.00%) OSGi
7 1 (2.00%) Java EE 5
7 1 (2.00%) JPA
7 1 (2.00%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (2.00%) Spring
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
7 1 (2.00%) EJB
7 1 (2.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.00%) Servlets
7 1 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (16.00%) iPhone
2 8 (16.00%) iPad
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Apple iOS
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Android Development
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 11 (22.00%) Analytics
4 8 (16.00%) iOS Development
5 7 (14.00%) TDD
5 7 (14.00%) MVC
6 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) Web Development
6 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (8.00%) OOD
7 4 (8.00%) User Experience Design
7 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (4.00%) Marketing Analytics
10 1 (2.00%) Game Development
10 1 (2.00%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) C#
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) C
3 8 (16.00%) C++
4 7 (14.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 4 (8.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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