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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 63 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 7 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.39% 2.83% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.09% 10.59% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
115 170 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.82% 26.73% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 103 133 94
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,220 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 5 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Gateshead - 2 £22,500 - 1
Android
North East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 19 (52.78%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
4 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 14 (38.89%) C#
6 13 (36.11%) Mobile Development
7 12 (33.33%) Games
8 11 (30.56%) Banking
8 11 (30.56%) Mathematics
8 11 (30.56%) OO
8 11 (30.56%) Mobile Commerce
8 11 (30.56%) Mobile Banking
8 11 (30.56%) Mobile Payment
9 10 (27.78%) Android Development
9 10 (27.78%) C++
9 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.22%) Objective-C
11 8 (22.22%) .NET
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.22%) Degree
12 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
12 7 (19.44%) UML
12 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (16.67%) Google
13 6 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
13 6 (16.67%) TDD
13 6 (16.67%) Cocoa
13 6 (16.67%) OOP
13 6 (16.67%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (16.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Spotfire
2 5 (13.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Xcode
General
1 12 (33.33%) Games
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Graduate
4 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
7 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (16.67%) Cocoa
2 6 (16.67%) WCF
2 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (16.67%) Ninject
2 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) iOS SDK
3 5 (13.89%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) Ajax
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 11 (30.56%) Mobile Banking
2 11 (30.56%) Mobile Payment
2 11 (30.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.67%) iPhone
4 6 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (13.89%) User Experience
6 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) Mobile Development
3 11 (30.56%) OO
3 11 (30.56%) Mobile Commerce
4 10 (27.78%) Android Development
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) UML
7 6 (16.67%) OOP
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 5 (13.89%) Analytics
8 5 (13.89%) UX Design
8 5 (13.89%) Visual Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
10 3 (8.33%) Scrum
11 1 (2.78%) Energy Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) C#
3 10 (27.78%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) Objective-C
5 6 (16.67%) VB
5 6 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (19.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Google
2 5 (13.89%) Tableau
2 5 (13.89%) Alteryx
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago