The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 140 127 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -56
Permanent jobs citing Android 78 87 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.39% 1.61% 3.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.18% 6.60% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71 86 163
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Android
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1086 1319 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.38% 24.44% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1143 1203
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Android
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Android Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Android
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Android
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Birmingham -28 34 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warwickshire +9 15 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Coventry -7 8 £32,500 +38.29% 2
Staffordshire +6 6 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Wolverhampton - 6 £30,000 - 1
Halesowen - 2 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 2 £46,250 -
Solihull -1 1 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Brierley Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Dudley - 1 £27,500 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 92 (64.34%) Apple iOS
2 71 (49.65%) .NET
3 69 (48.25%) Android Development
4 64 (44.76%) C#
5 63 (44.06%) JavaScript
6 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (35.66%) HTML
8 48 (33.57%) Mobile App
9 43 (30.07%) iOS Development
10 42 (29.37%) CSS
11 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
12 37 (25.87%) Windows
13 35 (24.48%) ASP.NET
14 34 (23.78%) Degree
14 34 (23.78%) AngularJS
15 33 (23.08%) Mobile Development
16 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
16 30 (20.98%) MVC
17 28 (19.58%) SQL
17 28 (19.58%) Git (software)
18 27 (18.88%) User Experience
19 26 (18.18%) HTML5
20 25 (17.48%) WPF
20 25 (17.48%) Mobile Application Development
21 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
21 24 (16.78%) C++
22 23 (16.08%) Blackberry
22 23 (16.08%) Node.js
23 22 (15.38%) jQuery
23 22 (15.38%) PHP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (16.08%) Node.js
2 2 (1.40%) uiautomator
2 2 (1.40%) nginx
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.10%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.40%) InDesign
5 2 (1.40%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.70%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.70%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.99%) SaaS
3 4 (2.80%) PaaS
3 4 (2.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Firewall
2 4 (2.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.40%) SSH
3 2 (1.40%) Junos
3 2 (1.40%) VPN
3 2 (1.40%) DNS
3 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
4 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.69%) MongoDB
3 20 (13.99%) SQLite
4 8 (5.59%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.80%) CouchDB
7 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.80%) Big Data
8 2 (1.40%) Redis
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (19.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.90%) Subversion
3 6 (4.20%) Mocha
3 6 (4.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (4.20%) Jasmine
4 5 (3.50%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.80%) JSUnit
6 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.10%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.40%) Appium
8 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.70%) Hudson
8 1 (0.70%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.70%) Gradle
8 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.70%) Xcode
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 19 (13.29%) Games
2 7 (4.90%) Marketing
2 7 (4.90%) Advertising
3 5 (3.50%) Publishing
3 5 (3.50%) Swedish Language
4 3 (2.10%) German Language
4 3 (2.10%) Electronics
5 2 (1.40%) Automotive
5 2 (1.40%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (1.40%) Billing
5 2 (1.40%) Finnish Language
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 104 (72.73%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
3 24 (16.78%) .NET Developer
4 23 (16.08%) C# Developer
5 22 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 18 (12.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.39%) Web Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Android Developer
9 10 (6.99%) Designer
10 8 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Applications Developer
11 7 (4.90%) iOS Developer
11 7 (4.90%) UX Designer
11 7 (4.90%) Xamarin Developer
12 6 (4.20%) UI/UX Designer
12 6 (4.20%) UI Designer
13 5 (3.50%) UI Developer
13 5 (3.50%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.50%) Technical Support
13 5 (3.50%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (49.65%) .NET
2 51 (35.66%) HTML
3 42 (29.37%) CSS
4 35 (24.48%) ASP.NET
5 34 (23.78%) AngularJS
6 26 (18.18%) HTML5
7 25 (17.48%) WPF
8 22 (15.38%) jQuery
9 16 (11.19%) WCF
10 14 (9.79%) JSON
10 14 (9.79%) Web Services
10 14 (9.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 13 (9.09%) iOS SDK
12 11 (7.69%) LESS
13 10 (6.99%) CSS3
13 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (6.29%) Backbone.js
14 9 (6.29%) REST
15 8 (5.59%) Ajax
16 7 (4.90%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 48 (33.57%) Mobile App
2 27 (18.88%) User Experience
3 24 (16.78%) Computer Science
4 23 (16.08%) Blackberry
5 16 (11.19%) Mathematics
6 10 (6.99%) iPhone
7 8 (5.59%) iPad
8 7 (4.90%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (3.50%) Animation
9 5 (3.50%) Social Media
10 4 (2.80%) Learning Management System
10 4 (2.80%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.80%) N-Tier
10 4 (2.80%) BYOD
11 3 (2.10%) E-Learning
12 2 (1.40%) SecurID
12 2 (1.40%) Smartphone
12 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 92 (64.34%) Apple iOS
2 37 (25.87%) Windows
3 13 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (4.20%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.80%) Linux
6 2 (1.40%) BlackBerry OS
6 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (48.25%) Android Development
2 55 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (30.07%) iOS Development
4 33 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 30 (20.98%) MVC
5 30 (20.98%) Software Engineering
6 25 (17.48%) Mobile Application Development
7 21 (14.69%) Scrum
8 19 (13.29%) TDD
9 10 (6.99%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.59%) OOP
11 7 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.90%) Problem Management
11 7 (4.90%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (4.20%) Web Design
13 5 (3.50%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (3.50%) OO
13 5 (3.50%) Social Media Marketing
14 4 (2.80%) SDLC
14 4 (2.80%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (44.76%) C#
2 63 (44.06%) JavaScript
3 28 (19.58%) SQL
4 24 (16.78%) C++
5 22 (15.38%) PHP
6 10 (6.99%) Java
6 10 (6.99%) Python
7 9 (6.29%) C
8 7 (4.90%) Objective-C
9 6 (4.20%) CoffeeScript
9 6 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.10%) VB
11 2 (1.40%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 34 (23.78%) Degree
2 5 (3.50%) CCNP
2 5 (3.50%) CCNA
2 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.10%) ISEB
3 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) Apple
1 20 (13.99%) Xamarin
2 16 (11.19%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.90%) IBM
3 7 (4.90%) Telerik
3 7 (4.90%) MobileIron
4 5 (3.50%) Google
4 5 (3.50%) Adobe
5 4 (2.80%) Citrix
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle
5 4 (2.80%) Appcelerator
6 2 (1.40%) Acronis
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