The first table below looks at the demand for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 35 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 9 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.50% 8.47% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.31% 23.53% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 2
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +46.51%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 68 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 26.00% 35.98% 34.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 68 80
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
Manchester

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Android
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Android Salary Trend in Stockport

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (53.85%) Objective-C
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 6 (46.15%) iPhone
2 6 (46.15%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) Xcode
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) XPath
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Grails
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) iPad
4 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) DOM
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) JMS
4 4 (30.77%) OOD
4 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
4 4 (30.77%) SAX
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Xcode
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Mobile Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Applications Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) DOM
1 4 (30.77%) XSLT
1 4 (30.77%) JMS
1 4 (30.77%) XML Schema
1 4 (30.77%) SAX
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
1 4 (30.77%) Grails
1 4 (30.77%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 6 (46.15%) iPhone
3 4 (30.77%) iPad
3 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Objective-C
2 4 (30.77%) XPath
2 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
1 4 (30.77%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Half
Salary: £12 per hour + Study support and bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
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