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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 122 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Android 97 99 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.78% 2.00% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.04% 8.22% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 91 90 61
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -1.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1378 1204 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.30% 24.27% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1027 1146
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,978 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Warwickshire +4 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Staffordshire +28 28 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Birmingham -27 23 £27,250 -22.14% 3
Coventry -15 6 £47,500 +25.00% 3
Worcestershire +11 3 £22,500 -3.22% 1
Wolverhampton -3 2 £32,500 +4.83%
Stourbridge +2 1 £35,000 -
Solihull -12 1 £29,000 -27.50%
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 128 (67.72%) Apple iOS
2 127 (67.20%) HTML
3 110 (58.20%) CSS
4 100 (52.91%) HTML5
5 91 (48.15%) JavaScript
6 87 (46.03%) MVC
7 85 (44.97%) Android Development
8 80 (42.33%) Windows
9 75 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
9 75 (39.68%) jQuery
10 68 (35.98%) iOS Development
11 67 (35.45%) Git (software)
12 61 (32.28%) Java
13 60 (31.75%) JSON
14 54 (28.57%) Objective-C
15 49 (25.93%) Mobile App
16 46 (24.34%) Ajax
17 41 (21.69%) Scrum
18 40 (21.16%) Windows 8
19 38 (20.11%) C#
19 38 (20.11%) Google
19 38 (20.11%) Web Services
19 38 (20.11%) XML
20 37 (19.58%) OOP
21 36 (19.05%) E-Commerce
21 36 (19.05%) Android SDK
22 35 (18.52%) AngularJS
22 35 (18.52%) JIRA
23 34 (17.99%) Games
24 33 (17.46%) Security Cleared

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (5.29%) MS Exchange
1 10 (5.29%) CMS
2 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.17%) Apache
4 6 (3.17%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.65%) WordPress
5 5 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.12%) IIS
7 3 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.06%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.53%) Lync
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (3.17%) MS Office
2 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) InDesign
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.59%) Line 500
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) DNS
2 11 (5.82%) LAN
3 10 (5.29%) DHCP
4 8 (4.23%) Wireless
5 6 (3.17%) Firewall
6 4 (2.12%) Internet
6 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.59%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.59%) WAN
8 2 (1.06%) 3G
8 2 (1.06%) 4G
8 2 (1.06%) VPN
8 2 (1.06%) VoIP
9 1 (0.53%) HTTP
9 1 (0.53%) SSL
9 1 (0.53%) VLAN
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.11%) MySQL
3 6 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.59%) Big Data
4 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 67 (35.45%) Git (software)
2 35 (18.52%) JIRA
3 31 (16.40%) Ant
3 31 (16.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 26 (13.76%) Xcode
5 19 (10.05%) Selenium
6 14 (7.41%) Eclipse
7 13 (6.88%) JMeter
8 12 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 9 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 7 (3.70%) Subversion
10 7 (3.70%) GoogleTest
11 6 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.12%) Hudson
12 4 (2.12%) ReSharper
12 4 (2.12%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.59%) NetAdvantage
13 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.59%) LLBLGen Pro
14 1 (0.53%) JBehave
General
1 34 (17.99%) Games
2 26 (13.76%) Retail
3 9 (4.76%) Finance
4 8 (4.23%) Banking
5 7 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.59%) Automotive
7 2 (1.06%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (70.37%) Developer
2 36 (19.05%) Applications Developer
3 33 (17.46%) Mobile Developer
4 30 (15.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 28 (14.81%) iOS Developer
6 25 (13.23%) Senior Developer
7 22 (11.64%) Web Developer
7 22 (11.64%) Android Developer
8 19 (10.05%) PHP Developer
9 18 (9.52%) C# Developer
10 15 (7.94%) Senior Applications Developer
10 15 (7.94%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
11 14 (7.41%) .NET Developer
12 13 (6.88%) Tester
13 12 (6.35%) PHP Web Developer
14 11 (5.82%) Analyst
14 11 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (5.29%) Software Developer
16 9 (4.76%) Test Analyst
16 9 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (67.20%) HTML
2 110 (58.20%) CSS
3 100 (52.91%) HTML5
4 75 (39.68%) jQuery
5 60 (31.75%) JSON
6 46 (24.34%) Ajax
7 38 (20.11%) Web Services
7 38 (20.11%) XML
8 36 (19.05%) Android SDK
9 35 (18.52%) AngularJS
10 32 (16.93%) .NET
11 31 (16.40%) PhoneGap
12 29 (15.34%) Silverlight
13 28 (14.81%) ASP.NET
14 26 (13.76%) OAuth
15 12 (6.35%) iOS SDK
16 10 (5.29%) CSS3
17 9 (4.76%) WinForms
17 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (3.70%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 32 (16.93%) User Experience
3 29 (15.34%) Blackberry
4 27 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 27 (14.29%) Animation
5 8 (4.23%) Social Media
5 8 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.65%) iPhone
7 4 (2.12%) iPad
8 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.59%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.06%) PDA
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Physics
9 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.53%) Online Games
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.53%) Statistics
10 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 128 (67.72%) Apple iOS
2 80 (42.33%) Windows
3 40 (21.16%) Windows 8
4 22 (11.64%) Linux
5 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.12%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (46.03%) MVC
2 85 (44.97%) Android Development
3 75 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (35.98%) iOS Development
5 41 (21.69%) Scrum
6 37 (19.58%) OOP
7 36 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 33 (17.46%) SOA
9 31 (16.40%) Mentoring
10 29 (15.34%) Game Development
11 16 (8.47%) TDD
12 12 (6.35%) Automation Testing
13 10 (5.29%) Web Development
13 10 (5.29%) OO
14 8 (4.23%) Automated Testing
14 8 (4.23%) Regression Testing
14 8 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (4.23%) Network Management
15 7 (3.70%) MVVM
15 7 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 91 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 61 (32.28%) Java
3 54 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 38 (20.11%) C#
5 29 (15.34%) PHP
6 28 (14.81%) ActionScript
7 26 (13.76%) ActionScript 3.0
8 22 (11.64%) SQL
9 14 (7.41%) Groovy
10 10 (5.29%) PHP5
11 6 (3.17%) C++
12 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.59%) VB
13 3 (1.59%) VBA
13 3 (1.59%) PHP4
13 3 (1.59%) VB6
13 3 (1.59%) C
14 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 31 (16.40%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.65%) Degree
4 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.06%) vSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (20.11%) Google
2 33 (17.46%) Facebook
2 33 (17.46%) Twitter
3 31 (16.40%) Sencha
3 31 (16.40%) Appcelerator
4 27 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 21 (11.11%) Apple
6 14 (7.41%) VMware
7 6 (3.17%) Zend
8 4 (2.12%) Red Gate
9 3 (1.59%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.59%) Sage
9 3 (1.59%) BT
9 3 (1.59%) Infragistics
9 3 (1.59%) Citrix
10 2 (1.06%) Adobe
11 1 (0.53%) Intel
11 1 (0.53%) Epicor
11 1 (0.53%) Lotus
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Connex Education
Salary: Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago