The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 42 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 22 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.10% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.36% 4.63% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
178 108 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.21% 19.01% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 141 101 86
Average salary £28,750 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,111 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Android
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Android Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Android
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Android
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Tamworth - 10 £25,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 9 £50,000 -
Android
West Midlands

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 31 (79.49%) HTML
2 24 (61.54%) Apple iOS
3 23 (58.97%) HTML5
4 21 (53.85%) jQuery
5 19 (48.72%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) Android Development
7 16 (41.03%) PHP
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
9 12 (30.77%) MySQL
10 11 (28.21%) iOS Development
10 11 (28.21%) C#
11 9 (23.08%) SQL
12 8 (20.51%) Android SDK
12 8 (20.51%) iOS SDK
12 8 (20.51%) Web Development
13 7 (17.95%) .NET
13 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
14 5 (12.82%) Finance
15 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
15 4 (10.26%) Ajax
15 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
15 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
15 4 (10.26%) PDA
15 4 (10.26%) Statistics
15 4 (10.26%) JIRA
15 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
15 4 (10.26%) LAMP
15 4 (10.26%) Project Management

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.69%) Line 500
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) VPN
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) NetAdvantage
2 3 (7.69%) LLBLGen Pro
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.56%) Xcode
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) PHP Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate
5 5 (12.82%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (12.82%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (10.26%) PHP Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Graduate C# Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (7.69%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) HTML
2 23 (58.97%) HTML5
3 21 (53.85%) jQuery
4 19 (48.72%) CSS
5 8 (20.51%) Android SDK
5 8 (20.51%) iOS SDK
6 7 (17.95%) .NET
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.26%) Ajax
7 4 (10.26%) LAMP
8 3 (7.69%) XML
8 3 (7.69%) WinForms
8 3 (7.69%) WPF
8 3 (7.69%) WF
8 3 (7.69%) Silverlight
8 3 (7.69%) LINQ
9 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
9 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
9 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) PDA
1 4 (10.26%) Statistics
2 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Online Games
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.26%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Android Development
2 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 11 (28.21%) iOS Development
4 8 (20.51%) Web Development
5 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
6 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) Web Design
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Time Management
8 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 16 (41.03%) PHP
3 11 (28.21%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) SQL
5 4 (10.26%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) VB
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.69%) VBA
6 3 (7.69%) PHP5
6 3 (7.69%) PHP4
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.26%) Symbian
1 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.69%) Infragistics
2 3 (7.69%) Sage
3 2 (5.13%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle