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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 70 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.17% 0.81% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 2.44% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £30,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
204 123 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 34.81% 33.24% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 138 84 120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 23 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 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) C#
3 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) PHP
3 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) Web Development
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
4 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) OOD
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) NUnit
5 6 (60.00%) Subversion
6 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (50.00%) Android Development
6 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
8 3 (30.00%) XML
8 3 (30.00%) JSON
9 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (20.00%) WCF
9 2 (20.00%) WPF

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) NUnit
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) LINQ
5 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Mobile
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) OO
2 7 (70.00%) OOD
3 5 (50.00%) Android Development
3 5 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle