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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 131 66 123
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +57
Permanent jobs citing Android 92 188 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 3.50% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.22% 14.06% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 91 166 74
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1479 1337 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.14% 24.87% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1186 1058
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
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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 -18 64 £40,000 - 3
Worcestershire -8 7 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Staffordshire -11 7 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Warwickshire -49 7 £46,250 +32.14%
Coventry -22 4 £27,500 -42.10%
Solihull -3 1 £45,000 +80.00%
Wolverhampton -5 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 112 (68.29%) Apple iOS
2 96 (58.54%) HTML
3 83 (50.61%) CSS
4 79 (48.17%) HTML5
5 77 (46.95%) MVC
6 75 (45.73%) Android Development
7 71 (43.29%) iOS Development
8 68 (41.46%) Windows
9 61 (37.20%) JavaScript
9 61 (37.20%) Git (software)
10 56 (34.15%) Java
11 55 (33.54%) Objective-C
11 55 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (32.93%) JSON
13 49 (29.88%) Mobile App
14 48 (29.27%) Web Services
15 47 (28.66%) jQuery
16 42 (25.61%) .NET
17 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
18 37 (22.56%) C#
18 37 (22.56%) Scrum
19 36 (21.95%) OOP
19 36 (21.95%) Games
20 35 (21.34%) Windows 8
21 34 (20.73%) Facebook
21 34 (20.73%) Twitter
21 34 (20.73%) Google
22 33 (20.12%) Ajax
23 32 (19.51%) Android SDK
23 32 (19.51%) User Experience

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 20 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.49%) CMS
3 8 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.66%) GlassFish
4 6 (3.66%) Apache
5 5 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.44%) Sitefinity
6 4 (2.44%) WordPress
7 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.49%) MS Office
2 8 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Line 500
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.10%) DNS
2 6 (3.66%) Internet
2 6 (3.66%) LAN
3 5 (3.05%) Wireless
4 4 (2.44%) VPN
4 4 (2.44%) DHCP
5 3 (1.83%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.83%) Firewall
5 3 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.61%) VoIP
7 1 (0.61%) WAN
7 1 (0.61%) 3G
7 1 (0.61%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.54%) MySQL
3 9 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (37.20%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.29%) Xcode
3 29 (17.68%) JIRA
4 25 (15.24%) Ant
5 24 (14.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 15 (9.15%) Visual Studio
6 15 (9.15%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.66%) Subversion
8 4 (2.44%) Selenium
8 4 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.61%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.61%) NetAdvantage
General
1 36 (21.95%) Games
2 21 (12.80%) Retail
3 8 (4.88%) Legal
4 6 (3.66%) Automotive
5 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.05%) Finance
5 5 (3.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.22%) Marketing
6 2 (1.22%) German Language
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 127 (77.44%) Developer
2 36 (21.95%) Mobile Developer
3 33 (20.12%) iOS Developer
3 33 (20.12%) Applications Developer
4 30 (18.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 21 (12.80%) Android Developer
6 17 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.54%) .NET Developer
8 13 (7.93%) Web Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Analyst
9 12 (7.32%) Senior Applications Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 11 (6.71%) PHP Web Developer
10 11 (6.71%) PHP Developer
10 11 (6.71%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (3.66%) Web Applications Developer
11 6 (3.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (58.54%) HTML
2 83 (50.61%) CSS
3 79 (48.17%) HTML5
4 54 (32.93%) JSON
5 48 (29.27%) Web Services
6 47 (28.66%) jQuery
7 42 (25.61%) .NET
8 33 (20.12%) Ajax
9 32 (19.51%) Android SDK
10 30 (18.29%) XML
11 28 (17.07%) OAuth
12 27 (16.46%) PhoneGap
13 26 (15.85%) Silverlight
14 25 (15.24%) AngularJS
15 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET
16 16 (9.76%) CSS3
17 12 (7.32%) iOS SDK
18 9 (5.49%) .NET Framework
18 9 (5.49%) WinForms
19 8 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.88%) Mobile App
2 32 (19.51%) Blackberry
2 32 (19.51%) User Experience
3 28 (17.07%) Animation
4 22 (13.41%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.88%) Social Media
6 7 (4.27%) iPhone
7 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.44%) iPad
9 3 (1.83%) CMDB
10 2 (1.22%) Blog
10 2 (1.22%) PDA
10 2 (1.22%) Physics
10 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.61%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.61%) IPTV
11 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 112 (68.29%) Apple iOS
2 68 (41.46%) Windows
3 35 (21.34%) Windows 8
4 13 (7.93%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (7.32%) Linux
6 10 (6.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.83%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.83%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (46.95%) MVC
2 75 (45.73%) Android Development
3 71 (43.29%) iOS Development
4 55 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (22.56%) Scrum
6 36 (21.95%) OOP
7 29 (17.68%) E-Commerce
7 29 (17.68%) Game Development
8 25 (15.24%) Mentoring
8 25 (15.24%) SOA
9 15 (9.15%) TDD
10 12 (7.32%) Web Development
11 11 (6.71%) OO
12 10 (6.10%) CRM
13 8 (4.88%) MVVM
14 5 (3.05%) Process Management
15 4 (2.44%) Regression Testing
15 4 (2.44%) Change Control
15 4 (2.44%) Kanban
16 3 (1.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (37.20%) JavaScript
2 56 (34.15%) Java
3 55 (33.54%) Objective-C
4 37 (22.56%) C#
5 24 (14.63%) ActionScript
6 23 (14.02%) SQL
7 22 (13.41%) PHP
7 22 (13.41%) ActionScript 3.0
8 13 (7.93%) VB.NET
9 9 (5.49%) C++
10 6 (3.66%) VB
10 6 (3.66%) PHP5
11 5 (3.05%) VB6
12 2 (1.22%) Ruby
13 1 (0.61%) Groovy
13 1 (0.61%) VBA
13 1 (0.61%) C
13 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (15.24%) SC Cleared
1 25 (15.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.49%) Degree
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.83%) MCITP
4 3 (1.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 40 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.73%) Google
2 34 (20.73%) Facebook
2 34 (20.73%) Twitter
3 30 (18.29%) Apple
4 25 (15.24%) Sencha
5 24 (14.63%) Appcelerator
6 8 (4.88%) DevExpress
6 8 (4.88%) VMware
7 6 (3.66%) Zend
8 5 (3.05%) Citrix
9 4 (2.44%) Dell
10 3 (1.83%) Cisco
10 3 (1.83%) HP
10 3 (1.83%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.83%) BT
10 3 (1.83%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.22%) Adobe
12 1 (0.61%) SAP
12 1 (0.61%) Intel
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