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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 64 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Android 24 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.77% 1.97% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.54% 5.25% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,736 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +0.62%
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
281 343 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.49% 37.57% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 251 314 300
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Southampton

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (80.65%) Android Development
2 24 (77.42%) Java
3 19 (61.29%) Apple iOS
4 16 (51.61%) Mobile App
4 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
5 14 (45.16%) iOS Development
6 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
6 11 (35.48%) C
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
9 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.90%) PHP
10 4 (12.90%) HTML
10 4 (12.90%) CSS
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
11 3 (9.68%) SQL
11 3 (9.68%) JMS
11 3 (9.68%) jQuery
11 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
11 3 (9.68%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (9.68%) SWIFT
11 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
12 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.45%) Coaching
12 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (6.45%) TDD

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (6.45%) Joomla!
1 2 (6.45%) Drupal
1 2 (6.45%) WordPress
1 2 (6.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Mobile Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineer
4 10 (32.26%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 8 (25.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Applications Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Android Developer
8 2 (6.45%) iOS Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Software Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) JMS
2 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
3 2 (6.45%) RESTful
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
4 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) JSON
4 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Mobile App
2 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.23%) Kindle
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Apple iOS
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Android Development
2 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
3 14 (45.16%) iOS Development
4 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 8 (25.81%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) Product Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Web Development
7 1 (3.23%) OO
7 1 (3.23%) MVC
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) C
3 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) Python
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin