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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 61 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.94% 1.06% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.49% 2.94% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -29.23%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
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
201 136 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.71% 36.07% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 137 97 111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 17 September 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 18 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 14 (70.00%) C#
4 13 (65.00%) Web Development
5 12 (60.00%) HTML
5 12 (60.00%) Java
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (60.00%) HTML5
6 11 (55.00%) Android Development
7 10 (50.00%) Degree
7 10 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (45.00%) JSON
8 9 (45.00%) Android SDK
9 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (40.00%) PHP
9 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (35.00%) Windows
10 7 (35.00%) OO
10 7 (35.00%) OOD
10 7 (35.00%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
10 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
11 6 (30.00%) NUnit
11 6 (30.00%) Subversion
11 6 (30.00%) REST
12 5 (25.00%) MVC
12 5 (25.00%) Finance
12 5 (25.00%) Marketing
12 5 (25.00%) Computer Science

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) RTP
1 1 (5.00%) RTSP
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) NUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.00%) Xcode
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Web Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (60.00%) HTML5
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) Android SDK
3 9 (45.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) REST
5 4 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 4 (20.00%) iOS SDK
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Cocoa
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) WPF
7 2 (10.00%) LINQ
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Web Development
2 11 (55.00%) Android Development
3 10 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) OOD
5 7 (35.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (5.00%) OOP
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) TDD
10 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
1 3 (15.00%) MobileIron
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle