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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Android 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.47% 1.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% 7.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
166 134 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.10% 22.67% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 141 111 73
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (70.37%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 16 (59.26%) Android Development
3 14 (51.85%) HTML5
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) iOS Development
6 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 8 (29.63%) C#
7 8 (29.63%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
9 5 (18.52%) JIRA
10 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
10 4 (14.81%) Ajax
10 4 (14.81%) Symbian
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) MySQL
10 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
10 4 (14.81%) IIS
10 4 (14.81%) LAMP
10 4 (14.81%) PDA
10 4 (14.81%) Statistics
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (14.81%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQLite
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.70%) LLBLGen Pro
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) NetAdvantage
2 1 (3.70%) Xcode
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Tester
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Tester
4 3 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate
4 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Testing Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) HTML5
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) LAMP
7 2 (7.41%) XML
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
8 1 (3.70%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
8 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
8 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) JSON
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
8 1 (3.70%) WF
8 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PDA
1 4 (14.81%) Statistics
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Online Games
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Android Development
2 11 (40.74%) iOS Development
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Business Development
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PHP
1 8 (29.63%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) PHP5
4 3 (11.11%) PHP4
5 2 (7.41%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) VBA
6 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
1 4 (14.81%) Symbian
2 2 (7.41%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Sage
3 1 (3.70%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft