The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 76 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% 0.83% 3.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 1.85% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 28
Average salary £36,250 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 379 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.09% 45.01% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 221 338 375
Average salary £35,000 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.64% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Southampton

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Android
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Android Salary Trend in Southampton

Android
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Southampton

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 10 (55.56%) Android Development
2 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
6 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Java SE
6 4 (22.22%) Java EE
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) JSON
6 4 (22.22%) Google
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Redmine
2 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Android Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Junior
3 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) Java SE
2 4 (22.22%) Java EE
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) LAMP
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) COM
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) WSDL
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Qt
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Phone
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Android Development
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) UX Design
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) API Development
7 1 (5.56%) API Integration
7 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) C
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Google
4 3 (16.67%) Sencha
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com