The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 56 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 13 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.29% 0.30% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.91% 0.71% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
220 140 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 38.80% 42.42% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 181 121 106
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Watford

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (60.00%) Android SDK
2 9 (60.00%) Android Development
3 8 (53.33%) Web Development
3 8 (53.33%) REST
3 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) JSON
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (33.33%) PhoneGap
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) Google
6 5 (33.33%) Marketing
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
9 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
9 2 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (13.33%) TDD
9 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Xcode
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Android Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Android SDK
2 8 (53.33%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
4 2 (13.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Cocoa
5 1 (6.67%) XHTML
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
5 1 (6.67%) Symfony
5 1 (6.67%) UIKit
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) BBC
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Android Development
2 8 (53.33%) Web Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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