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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 129 67 114
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +47
Permanent jobs citing Android 85 180 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.56% 3.30% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 13.02% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 161 74
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1304 1382 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.91% 25.33% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 1212 995
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 £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 61 £40,000 - 7
Solihull -1 7 £48,750 +95.00%
Worcestershire -10 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Coventry -5 5 £23,500 -53.00%
Warwickshire -41 3 £35,000 -
Staffordshire -21 2 £27,750 -11.20% 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 106 (65.03%) Apple iOS
2 82 (50.31%) HTML
3 77 (47.24%) Windows
4 72 (44.17%) CSS
5 67 (41.10%) HTML5
6 66 (40.49%) Android Development
7 63 (38.65%) iOS Development
8 60 (36.81%) MVC
9 59 (36.20%) JavaScript
10 56 (34.36%) Java
11 55 (33.74%) Mobile App
12 52 (31.90%) .NET
13 47 (28.83%) Objective-C
14 45 (27.61%) Git (software)
15 42 (25.77%) C#
15 42 (25.77%) Microsoft
16 39 (23.93%) Web Services
16 39 (23.93%) Apple
17 38 (23.31%) JSON
18 37 (22.70%) jQuery
19 32 (19.63%) OOP
20 31 (19.02%) Blackberry
20 31 (19.02%) Games
21 30 (18.40%) Scrum
21 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
21 30 (18.40%) Google
22 29 (17.79%) ASP.NET
23 28 (17.18%) Windows 8
24 27 (16.56%) XML
25 26 (15.95%) Ajax

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (12.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.91%) CMS
4 6 (3.68%) Apache
4 6 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.68%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.84%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.23%) WordPress
9 1 (0.61%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.61%) Lync
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.61%) IIS
9 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Office
2 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) DNS
2 6 (3.68%) LAN
2 6 (3.68%) Internet
3 5 (3.07%) VPN
3 5 (3.07%) Wireless
3 5 (3.07%) DHCP
4 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.45%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (2.45%) Firewall
5 3 (1.84%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.61%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) VoIP
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.61%) SMTP
6 1 (0.61%) 3G
6 1 (0.61%) MPLS
6 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.61%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (5.52%) MySQL
3 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) MaxDB
6 1 (0.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (27.61%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.50%) JIRA
3 21 (12.88%) Xcode
4 19 (11.66%) Ant
4 19 (11.66%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 17 (10.43%) Visual Studio
6 15 (9.20%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.68%) Subversion
8 4 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.84%) Selenium
General
1 31 (19.02%) Games
2 18 (11.04%) Retail
3 8 (4.91%) Legal
4 7 (4.29%) Finance
5 5 (3.07%) Automotive
6 4 (2.45%) Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 2 (1.23%) Marketing
7 2 (1.23%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 125 (76.69%) Developer
2 38 (23.31%) Mobile Developer
3 31 (19.02%) Applications Developer
4 30 (18.40%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 24 (14.72%) iOS Developer
6 21 (12.88%) Android Developer
7 14 (8.59%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Web Developer
8 12 (7.36%) Analyst
8 12 (7.36%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Junior
9 8 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.91%) Graduate
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Applications Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (50.31%) HTML
2 72 (44.17%) CSS
3 67 (41.10%) HTML5
4 52 (31.90%) .NET
5 39 (23.93%) Web Services
6 38 (23.31%) JSON
7 37 (22.70%) jQuery
8 29 (17.79%) ASP.NET
9 27 (16.56%) XML
10 26 (15.95%) Ajax
11 21 (12.88%) Silverlight
11 21 (12.88%) PhoneGap
12 19 (11.66%) AngularJS
13 18 (11.04%) OAuth
13 18 (11.04%) CSS3
14 16 (9.82%) Android SDK
15 9 (5.52%) .NET Framework
16 8 (4.91%) WinForms
16 8 (4.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (4.91%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (33.74%) Mobile App
2 31 (19.02%) Blackberry
3 18 (11.04%) Animation
4 17 (10.43%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.91%) Social Media
6 7 (4.29%) iPhone
7 5 (3.07%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.45%) CMDB
9 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.84%) iPad
9 3 (1.84%) PDA
10 2 (1.23%) PKI
10 2 (1.23%) Firmware
10 2 (1.23%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.23%) Blog
11 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.61%) IPTV
11 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 106 (65.03%) Apple iOS
2 77 (47.24%) Windows
3 28 (17.18%) Windows 8
4 20 (12.27%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (7.36%) Windows 7
5 12 (7.36%) Linux
6 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.45%) Windows Phone
8 4 (2.45%) BlackBerry OS
8 4 (2.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.23%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (1.23%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.49%) Android Development
2 63 (38.65%) iOS Development
3 60 (36.81%) MVC
4 32 (19.63%) OOP
5 30 (18.40%) Scrum
6 24 (14.72%) Game Development
7 20 (12.27%) E-Commerce
8 19 (11.66%) SOA
9 12 (7.36%) TDD
10 11 (6.75%) OO
11 10 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.52%) Web Development
13 8 (4.91%) MVVM
13 8 (4.91%) CRM
14 5 (3.07%) Process Management
15 4 (2.45%) Configuration Management
15 4 (2.45%) Change Control
15 4 (2.45%) Responsive Web Design
15 4 (2.45%) Risk Analysis
15 4 (2.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.20%) JavaScript
2 56 (34.36%) Java
3 47 (28.83%) Objective-C
4 42 (25.77%) C#
5 20 (12.27%) SQL
6 18 (11.04%) VB.NET
7 17 (10.43%) ActionScript
7 17 (10.43%) ActionScript 3.0
7 17 (10.43%) PHP
8 13 (7.98%) C++
9 6 (3.68%) PHP5
10 5 (3.07%) VB
11 4 (2.45%) VB6
12 2 (1.23%) Ruby
12 2 (1.23%) XAML
12 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (14.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.66%) Degree
2 19 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.45%) MCITP
4 4 (2.45%) MCSE
5 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) TickIT
2 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.84%) XenApp
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 42 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.93%) Apple
3 30 (18.40%) Google
4 24 (14.72%) Facebook
4 24 (14.72%) Twitter
5 19 (11.66%) Sencha
5 19 (11.66%) Appcelerator
6 8 (4.91%) VMware
6 8 (4.91%) DevExpress
7 6 (3.68%) Zend
7 6 (3.68%) Citrix
8 5 (3.07%) Dell
9 4 (2.45%) HP
9 4 (2.45%) Cisco
9 4 (2.45%) Toshiba
10 2 (1.23%) BT
10 2 (1.23%) SAP
10 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle
11 1 (0.61%) Sybase
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