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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 67 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.72% 0.82% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.91% 2.31% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,972 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Android
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 130 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.73% 35.33% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 146 91 126
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Android
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Android Salary Trend in Watford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) Degree
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (66.67%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 7 (58.33%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) OO
5 7 (58.33%) OOD
5 7 (58.33%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (58.33%) Web Development
5 7 (58.33%) HTML5
5 7 (58.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
6 6 (50.00%) NUnit
6 6 (50.00%) Subversion
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (41.67%) Android Development
7 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
8 4 (33.33%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) XML
9 3 (25.00%) JSON
10 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (16.67%) WCF
10 2 (16.67%) WPF

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) RTP
1 1 (8.33%) RTSP
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) NUnit
1 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) iOS SDK
5 2 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 1 (8.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) Web Application Development
2 7 (58.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) OOD
3 5 (41.67%) Android Development
3 5 (41.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle