The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 143 84 116
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +32
Permanent jobs citing Android 70 146 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.30% 2.62% 1.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.09% 10.50% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69 135 72
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1149 1390 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.31% 24.96% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1174 1020
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Android
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -14 42 £38,750 -3.12% 6
Solihull - 9 £43,750 -
Worcestershire -9 6 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry 0 5 £17,500 -56.25%
Warwickshire -29 5 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Staffordshire -16 3 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 105 (64.81%) Apple iOS
2 74 (45.68%) Windows
3 69 (42.59%) HTML
4 61 (37.65%) CSS
5 60 (37.04%) Mobile App
6 59 (36.42%) .NET
7 55 (33.95%) JavaScript
8 52 (32.10%) iOS Development
9 51 (31.48%) HTML5
9 51 (31.48%) C#
10 50 (30.86%) Android Development
11 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
12 40 (24.69%) Java
12 40 (24.69%) Apple
13 34 (20.99%) MVC
13 34 (20.99%) Games
13 34 (20.99%) SQL Server
13 34 (20.99%) ASP.NET
14 32 (19.75%) Web Services
14 32 (19.75%) Objective-C
15 26 (16.05%) SQL
16 25 (15.43%) Degree
16 25 (15.43%) jQuery
17 24 (14.81%) Google
17 24 (14.81%) Blackberry
18 22 (13.58%) PHP
18 22 (13.58%) Game Development
19 21 (12.96%) SharePoint
19 21 (12.96%) Windows Mobile
20 19 (11.73%) OOP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.79%) CMS
3 8 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.09%) WordPress
5 5 (3.09%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.09%) Apache
6 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.85%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.23%) Drupal
8 2 (1.23%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.62%) Node.js
9 1 (0.62%) Lync
9 1 (0.62%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Office
2 9 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.85%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Office 365
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) DNS
2 7 (4.32%) Internet
3 5 (3.09%) VPN
4 4 (2.47%) Wireless
4 4 (2.47%) LAN
4 4 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.85%) DHCP
5 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.85%) Firewall
6 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.62%) SSL
7 1 (0.62%) VoIP
7 1 (0.62%) SMTP
7 1 (0.62%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.17%) MySQL
5 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.62%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 18 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.02%) Xcode
3 9 (5.56%) JIRA
3 9 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.32%) PhoneGap
4 7 (4.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.09%) Subversion
5 5 (3.09%) Ant
6 4 (2.47%) Selenium
General
1 34 (20.99%) Games
2 12 (7.41%) Retail
3 9 (5.56%) Finance
4 8 (4.94%) Legal
5 6 (3.70%) Publishing
6 5 (3.09%) Automotive
7 3 (1.85%) Marketing
7 3 (1.85%) Advertising
8 2 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 125 (77.16%) Developer
2 34 (20.99%) Mobile Developer
3 27 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 25 (15.43%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 17 (10.49%) iOS Developer
5 17 (10.49%) Web Developer
6 14 (8.64%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.02%) Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Android Developer
8 12 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.79%) Junior
10 10 (6.17%) Senior Developer
10 10 (6.17%) Graduate
11 9 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (5.56%) Junior Developer
12 8 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.94%) Front-End Developer
13 7 (4.32%) PHP Developer
13 7 (4.32%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (42.59%) HTML
2 61 (37.65%) CSS
3 59 (36.42%) .NET
4 51 (31.48%) HTML5
5 34 (20.99%) ASP.NET
6 32 (19.75%) Web Services
7 25 (15.43%) jQuery
8 18 (11.11%) JSON
9 16 (9.88%) CSS3
10 14 (8.64%) XML
11 12 (7.41%) OAuth
12 11 (6.79%) Ajax
13 10 (6.17%) Silverlight
13 10 (6.17%) Android SDK
14 9 (5.56%) .NET Framework
15 8 (4.94%) WinForms
15 8 (4.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (4.32%) XHTML
17 6 (3.70%) WPF
18 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (37.04%) Mobile App
2 24 (14.81%) Blackberry
3 14 (8.64%) iPhone
4 12 (7.41%) Animation
5 6 (3.70%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.70%) PKI
6 5 (3.09%) iPad
6 5 (3.09%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.47%) Firmware
7 4 (2.47%) CMDB
8 3 (1.85%) Social Media
8 3 (1.85%) PDA
8 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Blog
9 2 (1.23%) Open Source
9 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.62%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 105 (64.81%) Apple iOS
2 74 (45.68%) Windows
3 21 (12.96%) Windows Mobile
4 14 (8.64%) Windows 8
4 14 (8.64%) Linux
5 12 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.94%) Windows Phone
8 6 (3.70%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.47%) BlackBerry OS
11 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.23%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.10%) iOS Development
2 50 (30.86%) Android Development
3 34 (20.99%) MVC
4 22 (13.58%) Game Development
5 19 (11.73%) OOP
6 12 (7.41%) Scrum
6 12 (7.41%) OO
7 11 (6.79%) Web Development
7 11 (6.79%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.94%) CRM
10 6 (3.70%) Identity Management
10 6 (3.70%) SOA
10 6 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (3.70%) Cyber Security
11 5 (3.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (3.09%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.09%) Process Management
11 5 (3.09%) Web Design
12 4 (2.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.95%) JavaScript
2 51 (31.48%) C#
3 40 (24.69%) Java
4 32 (19.75%) Objective-C
5 26 (16.05%) SQL
6 22 (13.58%) PHP
7 19 (11.73%) C++
7 19 (11.73%) VB.NET
8 10 (6.17%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.70%) XAML
9 6 (3.70%) VB
10 5 (3.09%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (3.09%) PHP5
10 5 (3.09%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.47%) VB6
12 3 (1.85%) Ruby
13 2 (1.23%) C
14 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (15.43%) Degree
2 11 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.47%) MCSE
4 4 (2.47%) MCITP
5 1 (0.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) TickIT
1 6 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.85%) XenApp
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 40 (24.69%) Apple
3 24 (14.81%) Google
4 13 (8.02%) Facebook
4 13 (8.02%) Twitter
5 8 (4.94%) DevExpress
6 7 (4.32%) Appcelerator
6 7 (4.32%) Zend
6 7 (4.32%) VMware
7 6 (3.70%) Citrix
8 5 (3.09%) Sencha
8 5 (3.09%) Dell
9 4 (2.47%) HP
9 4 (2.47%) Toshiba
9 4 (2.47%) Cisco
10 2 (1.23%) SAP
10 2 (1.23%) Adobe
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle
11 1 (0.62%) Sybase
11 1 (0.62%) Nokia
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