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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 149 114 136
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs citing Android 69 91 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.83% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.51% 8.39% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 61
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1252 1085 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.41% 21.87% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 952 971
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -30 21 £32,000 +2.40% 2
Warwickshire -20 19 £33,250 +5.55% 5
Worcestershire +3 9 £40,000 +73.91%
Coventry -9 9 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 4 £26,000 -
Staffordshire -9 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Dudley - 2 £32,500 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £50,000 -
Bilston - 1 £28,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 91 (51.12%) Apple iOS
2 89 (50.00%) HTML
3 80 (44.94%) JavaScript
3 80 (44.94%) CSS
4 72 (40.45%) Mobile App
5 67 (37.64%) .NET
6 62 (34.83%) C#
7 61 (34.27%) Android Development
8 60 (33.71%) Windows
9 52 (29.21%) ASP.NET
9 52 (29.21%) jQuery
10 50 (28.09%) SQL
11 46 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (25.28%) HTML5
13 37 (20.79%) MVC
14 36 (20.22%) iOS Development
15 35 (19.66%) SQL Server
16 31 (17.42%) Web Services
17 30 (16.85%) Linux
17 30 (16.85%) PHP
18 29 (16.29%) MySQL
18 29 (16.29%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.17%) Ajax
20 25 (14.04%) Mobile Development
20 25 (14.04%) Degree
21 24 (13.48%) JSON
22 22 (12.36%) Java
23 20 (11.24%) Apple
24 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
25 18 (10.11%) Mobile Application Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (6.74%) Node.js
2 10 (5.62%) Apache
3 9 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.93%) WordPress
6 6 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (2.81%) Drupal
7 5 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.25%) CMS
8 4 (2.25%) IIS
9 3 (1.69%) nginx
10 2 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.62%) SaaS
2 6 (3.37%) Office 365
3 4 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) LAN
2 6 (3.37%) DNS
2 6 (3.37%) DHCP
2 6 (3.37%) HTTP
2 6 (3.37%) Wireless
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
4 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.56%) VLAN
5 1 (0.56%) Firewall
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) SSL
5 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (19.66%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.29%) MySQL
3 11 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.69%) Redis
9 2 (1.12%) SQLite
9 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.43%) Selenium
3 13 (7.30%) WebDriver
3 13 (7.30%) JMeter
4 11 (6.18%) Hudson
4 11 (6.18%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.62%) GoogleTest
5 10 (5.62%) Subversion
6 7 (3.93%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.93%) JIRA
7 5 (2.81%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.12%) Behat
9 2 (1.12%) JBehave
9 2 (1.12%) Xcode
10 1 (0.56%) JUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Maven
10 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 9 (5.06%) Finance
2 8 (4.49%) Games
3 5 (2.81%) Marketing
4 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Front Office
5 2 (1.12%) Back Office
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (65.17%) Developer
2 37 (20.79%) C# Developer
3 32 (17.98%) .NET Developer
4 29 (16.29%) Tester
5 26 (14.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (11.80%) Web Developer
7 18 (10.11%) Software Tester
7 18 (10.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (9.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.99%) Android Developer
10 15 (8.43%) Junior
11 12 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Web Tester
12 11 (6.18%) Mobile Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Mobile Tester
12 11 (6.18%) Analyst
13 10 (5.62%) Senior Tester
13 10 (5.62%) Senior Software Tester
14 9 (5.06%) Junior Developer
14 9 (5.06%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (50.00%) HTML
2 80 (44.94%) CSS
3 67 (37.64%) .NET
4 52 (29.21%) ASP.NET
4 52 (29.21%) jQuery
5 45 (25.28%) HTML5
6 31 (17.42%) Web Services
7 27 (15.17%) Ajax
8 24 (13.48%) JSON
9 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (9.55%) CSS3
10 17 (9.55%) XML
11 12 (6.74%) Middleware
11 12 (6.74%) WCF
11 12 (6.74%) AngularJS
12 10 (5.62%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.93%) REST
13 7 (3.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (3.37%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (3.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (40.45%) Mobile App
2 18 (10.11%) iPhone
3 16 (8.99%) Blackberry
4 11 (6.18%) N-Tier
4 11 (6.18%) iPad
5 7 (3.93%) NHS
5 7 (3.93%) Social Network
6 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.81%) Mobile Games
7 5 (2.81%) PDA
7 5 (2.81%) Learning Management System
8 4 (2.25%) Statistics
8 4 (2.25%) E-Learning
8 4 (2.25%) SCORM
8 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.69%) User Experience
10 2 (1.12%) Open Source
10 2 (1.12%) Online Games
10 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 91 (51.12%) Apple iOS
2 60 (33.71%) Windows
3 30 (16.85%) Linux
4 11 (6.18%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.93%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.37%) UNIX
8 4 (2.25%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.27%) Android Development
2 46 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.79%) MVC
4 36 (20.22%) iOS Development
5 25 (14.04%) Mobile Development
6 18 (10.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 16 (8.99%) OO
8 14 (7.87%) Scrum
8 14 (7.87%) Software Engineering
9 13 (7.30%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.74%) OOD
10 12 (6.74%) Automation Testing
11 10 (5.62%) BDD
12 9 (5.06%) Software Architecture
12 9 (5.06%) Regression Testing
13 7 (3.93%) Project Management
14 6 (3.37%) Automated Testing
14 6 (3.37%) Software Testing
14 6 (3.37%) Test Scripting
14 6 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 80 (44.94%) JavaScript
2 62 (34.83%) C#
3 50 (28.09%) SQL
4 30 (16.85%) PHP
5 22 (12.36%) Java
6 17 (9.55%) VB.NET
7 13 (7.30%) Groovy
8 9 (5.06%) C
8 9 (5.06%) VB
9 8 (4.49%) Python
10 4 (2.25%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.25%) PHP5
10 4 (2.25%) C++
11 3 (1.69%) PHP4
11 3 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (1.69%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.56%) VC++
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) MOS
4 1 (0.56%) MCITP
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.37%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.24%) Apple
3 10 (5.62%) VMware
3 10 (5.62%) Telerik
3 10 (5.62%) Google
4 8 (4.49%) Citrix
5 6 (3.37%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.81%) Red Gate
7 4 (2.25%) Eloqua
7 4 (2.25%) Marketo
7 4 (2.25%) HubSpot
7 4 (2.25%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.25%) Symbian
7 4 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.69%) IBM
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle
9 2 (1.12%) Cisco
9 2 (1.12%) Toshiba
9 2 (1.12%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.12%) HP
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