The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 104 95 142
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +47
Permanent jobs citing Android 165 147 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.76% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 9.55% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 135 134 51
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Android
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1660 1539 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.13% 28.89% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1350 1422
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Android
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Android Salary Trend in the South West

Android
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in the South West

Android
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Bristol +9 70 £42,500 +41.66% 15
Wiltshire -2 32 £37,972 +10.86% 2
Somerset -9 28 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Devon -1 20 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Dorset -17 7 £47,500 +35.71% 9
Gloucestershire -9 5 £40,000 +37.93%
Cornwall - 5 £35,750 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 208 (68.87%) Apple iOS
2 136 (45.03%) Android Development
3 128 (42.38%) Mobile App
4 121 (40.07%) Java
5 117 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (37.75%) HTML
7 112 (37.09%) Web Services
8 109 (36.09%) iOS Development
9 97 (32.12%) .NET
10 93 (30.79%) JavaScript
11 91 (30.13%) MVC
11 91 (30.13%) TDD
12 81 (26.82%) C++
13 77 (25.50%) OO
14 76 (25.17%) HTML5
15 74 (24.50%) SQL
15 74 (24.50%) SOAP
15 74 (24.50%) Objective-C
16 71 (23.51%) XML
17 67 (22.19%) Windows
18 64 (21.19%) CSS
19 63 (20.86%) SQL Server
20 60 (19.87%) C#
20 60 (19.87%) Degree
20 60 (19.87%) iPhone
21 55 (18.21%) Mobile Application Development
22 52 (17.22%) JSON
23 51 (16.89%) C
24 46 (15.23%) Internet
24 46 (15.23%) Computer Science

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 29 (9.60%) Joomla!
1 29 (9.60%) Alfresco
2 19 (6.29%) Node.js
3 8 (2.65%) Apache
4 4 (1.32%) CMS
5 3 (0.99%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.66%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.99%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.66%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.64%) GitHub
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.23%) Internet
2 10 (3.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.32%) DNS
4 5 (1.66%) HTTP
4 5 (1.66%) DLNA
5 4 (1.32%) tcpdump
5 4 (1.32%) Firewall
5 4 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.32%) Wireshark
6 3 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (0.99%) SAN
6 3 (0.99%) LDAP
6 3 (0.99%) DHCP
6 3 (0.99%) FTP
7 2 (0.66%) DVB
8 1 (0.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.33%) Intranet
8 1 (0.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.93%) MongoDB
3 26 (8.61%) SQLite
4 24 (7.95%) MySQL
5 17 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.65%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.32%) Big Data
8 4 (1.32%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 42 (13.91%) Subversion
2 30 (9.93%) Maven
2 30 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.93%) Ant
3 25 (8.28%) Apache Ivy
4 21 (6.95%) Xcode
5 12 (3.97%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.66%) JMeter
7 5 (1.66%) NetBeans
7 5 (1.66%) Selenium
7 5 (1.66%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.66%) Robotium
7 5 (1.66%) Mechanoid
7 5 (1.66%) Robolectric
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.32%) JUnit
9 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.66%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 37 (12.25%) Finance
2 36 (11.92%) Games
3 20 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 16 (5.30%) Banking
5 11 (3.64%) Electronics
6 10 (3.31%) Retail
6 10 (3.31%) Marketing
7 4 (1.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.66%) Local Government
8 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 213 (70.53%) Developer
2 50 (16.56%) Android Developer
3 45 (14.90%) Java Developer
4 37 (12.25%) Senior Developer
5 31 (10.26%) iOS Developer
6 28 (9.27%) Mobile Developer
7 27 (8.94%) .NET Developer
8 24 (7.95%) C# Developer
8 24 (7.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 22 (7.28%) Software Engineer
10 20 (6.62%) Technical Leader
11 19 (6.29%) Lead Developer
12 17 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (5.63%) Applications Developer
13 14 (4.64%) Team Leader
14 13 (4.30%) Senior iOS Developer
15 9 (2.98%) Software Team Leader
16 8 (2.65%) Web Developer
17 7 (2.32%) Senior Java Developer
17 7 (2.32%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (37.75%) HTML
2 112 (37.09%) Web Services
3 97 (32.12%) .NET
4 76 (25.17%) HTML5
5 74 (24.50%) SOAP
6 71 (23.51%) XML
7 64 (21.19%) CSS
8 52 (17.22%) JSON
9 41 (13.58%) Spring
9 41 (13.58%) REST
10 39 (12.91%) ASP.NET
11 36 (11.92%) Hibernate
12 34 (11.26%) JPA
13 31 (10.26%) J2EE
14 29 (9.60%) XHTML
14 29 (9.60%) WSDL
14 29 (9.60%) Dojo
14 29 (9.60%) Spring MVC
14 29 (9.60%) Apache Flex
14 29 (9.60%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 128 (42.38%) Mobile App
2 60 (19.87%) iPhone
3 46 (15.23%) Computer Science
4 37 (12.25%) Open Source
5 32 (10.60%) RIA
6 30 (9.93%) iPad
7 26 (8.61%) Blackberry
8 24 (7.95%) User Experience
9 20 (6.62%) Smartphone
10 17 (5.63%) Digital Media
10 17 (5.63%) Mobile Payment
11 15 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (2.98%) Mathematics
13 7 (2.32%) GIS
14 6 (1.99%) Data Structures
15 5 (1.66%) MPEG
16 4 (1.32%) NHS
16 4 (1.32%) Statistics
16 4 (1.32%) Visualisation
17 3 (0.99%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 208 (68.87%) Apple iOS
2 67 (22.19%) Windows
3 31 (10.26%) Linux
4 25 (8.28%) Windows Phone
5 19 (6.29%) Mac OS X
6 18 (5.96%) Windows 8
7 16 (5.30%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (1.32%) CentOS
8 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (45.03%) Android Development
2 117 (38.74%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (36.09%) iOS Development
4 91 (30.13%) TDD
4 91 (30.13%) MVC
5 77 (25.50%) OO
6 55 (18.21%) Mobile Application Development
7 45 (14.90%) Unit Testing
8 43 (14.24%) Web Development
9 41 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (11.26%) UML
11 31 (10.26%) Software Engineering
12 30 (9.93%) Scrum
13 28 (9.27%) Line Management
14 26 (8.61%) OOP
14 26 (8.61%) OOD
15 24 (7.95%) Project Management
16 22 (7.28%) Kanban
17 21 (6.95%) BDD
17 21 (6.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (40.07%) Java
2 93 (30.79%) JavaScript
3 81 (26.82%) C++
4 74 (24.50%) SQL
4 74 (24.50%) Objective-C
5 60 (19.87%) C#
6 51 (16.89%) C
7 27 (8.94%) Python
8 23 (7.62%) PHP
9 10 (3.31%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.98%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 8 (2.65%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.66%) Perl
13 4 (1.32%) Ruby
13 4 (1.32%) Lua
14 3 (0.99%) Scala
14 3 (0.99%) VB
15 2 (0.66%) XAML
16 1 (0.33%) VC++
16 1 (0.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 60 (19.87%) Degree
2 32 (10.60%) SC Cleared
2 32 (10.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.32%) HND
4 2 (0.66%) MCP
5 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) MCSA
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) Docker
3 3 (0.99%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Puppet
1 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
1 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.99%) Nagios
2 3 (0.99%) Plesk
Vendors
1 29 (9.60%) Google
2 25 (8.28%) Adobe
3 21 (6.95%) Apple
4 20 (6.62%) Microsoft
4 20 (6.62%) Oracle
5 18 (5.96%) Sencha
6 7 (2.32%) Facebook
7 6 (1.99%) SAP
8 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.99%) HP
9 3 (0.99%) NEC
9 3 (0.99%) Mitel
9 3 (0.99%) SonicWALL
9 3 (0.99%) ProCurve
9 3 (0.99%) Infor
9 3 (0.99%) Twitter
9 3 (0.99%) Kerio
10 2 (0.66%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.66%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.33%) IronPort
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Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Penryn, Cornwall
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car, pension, 24 days leave, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago