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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 110 119 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Android 105 69 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.08% 1.54% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.29% 6.44% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 91 61 58
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1266 1072 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.13% 23.92% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 902 1054
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Warwickshire +14 34 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Birmingham -15 26 £22,500 -37.93% 1
Staffordshire +24 25 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Coventry -4 7 £47,500 +7.95% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £28,500 -
Worcestershire +7 3 £22,500 -5.26% 1
Dudley - 2 £32,500 - 1
Brierley Hill - 2 £27,500 - 1
Solihull 0 1 £29,000 +22.10%
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 133 (63.94%) HTML
2 132 (63.46%) Apple iOS
3 114 (54.81%) CSS
4 100 (48.08%) JavaScript
5 94 (45.19%) HTML5
6 90 (43.27%) Windows
7 84 (40.38%) Android Development
8 83 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (38.94%) MVC
10 75 (36.06%) jQuery
11 64 (30.77%) iOS Development
12 60 (28.85%) Java
13 59 (28.37%) Git (software)
14 58 (27.88%) Mobile App
15 54 (25.96%) JSON
16 50 (24.04%) C#
17 46 (22.12%) Objective-C
18 44 (21.15%) .NET
19 41 (19.71%) Ajax
20 40 (19.23%) Scrum
21 38 (18.27%) XML
21 38 (18.27%) Windows 8
22 37 (17.79%) ASP.NET
22 37 (17.79%) SQL Server
22 37 (17.79%) E-Commerce
23 36 (17.31%) JIRA
23 36 (17.31%) AngularJS
24 34 (16.35%) Security Cleared
25 33 (15.87%) Google
25 33 (15.87%) PHP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (7.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (4.81%) WordPress
5 8 (3.85%) Apache
6 7 (3.37%) CMS
7 6 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.88%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.40%) Drupal
8 5 (2.40%) Node.js
8 5 (2.40%) IIS
9 3 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.96%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.48%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) InDesign
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.40%) Magento
2 3 (1.44%) Line 500
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.29%) Office 365
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) LAN
1 13 (6.25%) DNS
2 11 (5.29%) DHCP
3 10 (4.81%) Wireless
4 5 (2.40%) Firewall
5 4 (1.92%) Internet
5 4 (1.92%) HTTP
5 4 (1.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.44%) WAN
6 3 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.96%) 4G
7 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.96%) 3G
7 2 (0.96%) VPN
7 2 (0.96%) VoIP
8 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.62%) MySQL
3 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.44%) Big Data
4 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQLite
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 59 (28.37%) Git (software)
2 36 (17.31%) JIRA
3 30 (14.42%) Ant
3 30 (14.42%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 23 (11.06%) Selenium
5 21 (10.10%) Xcode
6 17 (8.17%) JMeter
7 16 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 11 (5.29%) GoogleTest
9 10 (4.81%) Visual Studio
10 9 (4.33%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.37%) Hudson
11 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (3.37%) Jenkins
12 5 (2.40%) ReSharper
13 3 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.44%) LLBLGen Pro
13 3 (1.44%) Subversion
13 3 (1.44%) NetAdvantage
14 1 (0.48%) Behat
General
1 30 (14.42%) Games
2 25 (12.02%) Retail
3 14 (6.73%) Finance
4 8 (3.85%) Banking
5 7 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.40%) Marketing
7 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Automotive
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 136 (65.38%) Developer
2 31 (14.90%) Mobile Developer
3 30 (14.42%) Applications Developer
4 29 (13.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 28 (13.46%) C# Developer
6 25 (12.02%) Senior Developer
7 24 (11.54%) iOS Developer
8 22 (10.58%) Web Developer
8 22 (10.58%) Tester
9 20 (9.62%) .NET Developer
9 20 (9.62%) Android Developer
10 17 (8.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (7.21%) PHP Developer
11 15 (7.21%) Software Tester
12 14 (6.73%) Senior Applications Developer
12 14 (6.73%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
13 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (5.77%) Analyst
14 12 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (5.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (63.94%) HTML
2 114 (54.81%) CSS
3 94 (45.19%) HTML5
4 75 (36.06%) jQuery
5 54 (25.96%) JSON
6 44 (21.15%) .NET
7 41 (19.71%) Ajax
8 38 (18.27%) XML
9 37 (17.79%) ASP.NET
10 36 (17.31%) AngularJS
11 30 (14.42%) PhoneGap
11 30 (14.42%) Web Services
12 28 (13.46%) Silverlight
12 28 (13.46%) Android SDK
13 18 (8.65%) OAuth
14 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.77%) iOS SDK
16 10 (4.81%) CSS3
17 8 (3.85%) WinForms
18 7 (3.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.88%) Mobile App
2 32 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 31 (14.90%) User Experience
4 26 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 19 (9.13%) Animation
6 10 (4.81%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.85%) Social Media
8 7 (3.37%) iPhone
9 6 (2.88%) iPad
10 5 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.40%) PDA
11 4 (1.92%) Statistics
11 4 (1.92%) Mobile Games
12 3 (1.44%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.96%) Physics
13 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.96%) CMDB
13 2 (0.96%) Online Games
14 1 (0.48%) Chemistry
14 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 132 (63.46%) Apple iOS
2 90 (43.27%) Windows
3 38 (18.27%) Windows 8
4 28 (13.46%) Linux
5 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.33%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (3.37%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.92%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.38%) Android Development
2 83 (39.90%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (38.94%) MVC
4 64 (30.77%) iOS Development
5 40 (19.23%) Scrum
6 37 (17.79%) E-Commerce
7 32 (15.38%) SOA
7 32 (15.38%) OOP
8 30 (14.42%) Mentoring
9 21 (10.10%) Game Development
10 18 (8.65%) TDD
11 16 (7.69%) Automation Testing
12 11 (5.29%) Regression Testing
12 11 (5.29%) CRM
13 10 (4.81%) Web Development
13 10 (4.81%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.81%) Network Management
14 8 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.85%) OO
15 7 (3.37%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 100 (48.08%) JavaScript
2 60 (28.85%) Java
3 50 (24.04%) C#
4 46 (22.12%) Objective-C
5 33 (15.87%) PHP
6 29 (13.94%) SQL
7 27 (12.98%) ActionScript
8 25 (12.02%) ActionScript 3.0
9 18 (8.65%) Groovy
10 6 (2.88%) PHP5
10 6 (2.88%) C++
11 5 (2.40%) C
11 5 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.40%) Python
12 3 (1.44%) VBA
12 3 (1.44%) PHP4
12 3 (1.44%) VB6
12 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.44%) VB
13 2 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (0.96%) MOS
4 2 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) SLA
1 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 18 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.81%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.96%) vSphere
5 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (15.87%) Google
2 31 (14.90%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.42%) Sencha
3 30 (14.42%) Appcelerator
4 26 (12.50%) Twitter
5 25 (12.02%) Facebook
6 24 (11.54%) Apple
7 15 (7.21%) VMware
8 5 (2.40%) Red Gate
9 4 (1.92%) Eloqua
9 4 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.92%) Marketo
9 4 (1.92%) HubSpot
9 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.92%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.44%) Symbian
10 3 (1.44%) Cisco
10 3 (1.44%) Sage
10 3 (1.44%) Citrix
10 3 (1.44%) LANDesk
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