The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 46 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 28 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.55% 0.45% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.47% 2.04% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 14
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +2.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,100 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
170 98 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.60% 22.17% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 135 90 98
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Android
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Android Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Android
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Android
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 27 £30,000 +1.69% 2
Wallsend - 1 £29,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £29,000 - 1
Android
North East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 35 (59.32%) Mobile Payment
2 32 (54.24%) Computer Science
3 31 (52.54%) Mobile App
4 30 (50.85%) Apple iOS
4 30 (50.85%) Mobile Banking
4 30 (50.85%) Banking
4 30 (50.85%) Mobile Commerce
5 29 (49.15%) Java
6 28 (47.46%) Mathematics
7 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
8 19 (32.20%) C++
9 16 (27.12%) iOS SDK
10 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (23.73%) iPhone
12 13 (22.03%) MVC
13 12 (20.34%) TDD
13 12 (20.34%) Windows
13 12 (20.34%) C#
13 12 (20.34%) CSS
13 12 (20.34%) HTML
13 12 (20.34%) OO
13 12 (20.34%) PCI DSS
14 11 (18.64%) Domain-Driven Design
14 11 (18.64%) Google
14 11 (18.64%) WCF
14 11 (18.64%) Ninject
14 11 (18.64%) Node.js
14 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (18.64%) Web Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 11 (18.64%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Subversion
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
General
1 30 (50.85%) Banking
2 11 (18.64%) Games
3 7 (11.86%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Developer
2 22 (37.29%) Software Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Graduate
4 12 (20.34%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) .NET Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Analyst
7 8 (13.56%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (13.56%) Security Analyst
7 8 (13.56%) Security Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) UI Developer
7 8 (13.56%) UI Programmer
8 6 (10.17%) Android Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Systems Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
11 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) iOS SDK
2 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 12 (20.34%) CSS
3 11 (18.64%) .NET
3 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
3 11 (18.64%) WCF
3 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (18.64%) Ninject
3 11 (18.64%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (13.56%) CSS3
5 8 (13.56%) HTML5
6 3 (5.08%) Web Services
6 3 (5.08%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.69%) Android NDK
7 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.69%) JSON
7 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (59.32%) Mobile Payment
2 32 (54.24%) Computer Science
3 31 (52.54%) Mobile App
4 30 (50.85%) Mobile Banking
5 28 (47.46%) Mathematics
6 14 (23.73%) iPhone
7 8 (13.56%) Cryptography
8 4 (6.78%) User Experience
9 2 (3.39%) PDA
9 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Apple iOS
2 12 (20.34%) Windows
3 8 (13.56%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Mobile Commerce
2 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.03%) MVC
5 12 (20.34%) TDD
5 12 (20.34%) OO
6 11 (18.64%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (18.64%) Web Application Development
7 9 (15.25%) Android Development
8 8 (13.56%) Information Security
9 7 (11.86%) Web Development
9 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (10.17%) iOS Development
11 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.78%) ITIL
11 4 (6.78%) UML
12 3 (5.08%) Scrum
13 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) Java
2 19 (32.20%) C++
3 12 (20.34%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) PhD
1 8 (13.56%) CISSP
1 8 (13.56%) CISM
1 8 (13.56%) CISMP
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MCP
2 2 (3.39%) MCDST
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) XenApp
2 2 (3.39%) XenServer
2 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Google
2 4 (6.78%) Adobe
3 3 (5.08%) Perforce
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) LANDesk
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Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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