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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 117 101 131
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing Android 95 88 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.86% 1.98% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.82% 8.76% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 83 78 64
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1215 1004 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.85% 22.59% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 871 1030
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Warwickshire -10 26 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Birmingham -29 17 £28,500 -12.30% 4
Coventry -5 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Worcestershire +5 11 £40,000 +73.91%
Wolverhampton - 9 £25,250 - 1
Staffordshire -2 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Dudley - 4 £32,500 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £50,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 - -
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 27 March 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.

1 107 (53.77%) Apple iOS
2 103 (51.76%) HTML
3 93 (46.73%) JavaScript
4 89 (44.72%) CSS
5 80 (40.20%) Windows
6 68 (34.17%) Mobile App
7 63 (31.66%) Android Development
7 63 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (31.16%) jQuery
8 62 (31.16%) C#
8 62 (31.16%) .NET
9 55 (27.64%) HTML5
10 51 (25.63%) SQL
10 51 (25.63%) ASP.NET
11 46 (23.12%) MVC
12 44 (22.11%) SQL Server
13 39 (19.60%) Microsoft
13 39 (19.60%) iOS Development
14 37 (18.59%) Linux
15 33 (16.58%) PHP
16 31 (15.58%) Java
16 31 (15.58%) Ajax
17 30 (15.08%) MySQL
17 30 (15.08%) Web Services
18 29 (14.57%) JSON
19 26 (13.07%) Degree
20 25 (12.56%) XML
20 25 (12.56%) Apple
21 24 (12.06%) Selenium
22 20 (10.05%) Scrum

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (6.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.03%) WordPress
3 10 (5.03%) Apache
4 9 (4.52%) Node.js
5 8 (4.02%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.02%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.02%) CMS
7 5 (2.51%) IIS
7 5 (2.51%) Drupal
8 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.01%) nginx
9 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.50%) Lync
10 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) InDesign
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Magento
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.01%) Line 500
4 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.03%) SaaS
1 10 (5.03%) Office 365
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.53%) LAN
2 9 (4.52%) DNS
2 9 (4.52%) DHCP
2 9 (4.52%) Wireless
3 6 (3.02%) HTTP
4 5 (2.51%) Internet
5 4 (2.01%) Firewall
6 3 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.01%) VPN
7 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.01%) WAN
8 1 (0.50%) 3G
8 1 (0.50%) VLAN
8 1 (0.50%) 4G
8 1 (0.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.11%) SQL Server
2 30 (15.08%) MySQL
3 14 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.01%) SQLite
7 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.01%) Redis
7 2 (1.01%) Big Data
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (12.06%) Selenium
2 19 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.05%) JMeter
4 17 (8.54%) WebDriver
5 14 (7.04%) JIRA
6 12 (6.03%) GoogleTest
7 11 (5.53%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.53%) Hudson
8 9 (4.52%) Subversion
8 9 (4.52%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 7 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.02%) Ant
11 5 (2.51%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.51%) Xcode
13 2 (1.01%) NetAdvantage
13 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.01%) JBehave
13 2 (1.01%) LLBLGen Pro
13 2 (1.01%) Behat
General
1 11 (5.53%) Finance
2 10 (5.03%) Games
3 6 (3.02%) Retail
4 5 (2.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.51%) Banking
6 2 (1.01%) Front Office
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (60.80%) Developer
2 36 (18.09%) C# Developer
3 32 (16.08%) Tester
4 26 (13.07%) .NET Developer
5 23 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (11.06%) Web Developer
7 21 (10.55%) Software Tester
8 17 (8.54%) Analyst
9 16 (8.04%) Junior
9 16 (8.04%) Senior Developer
9 16 (8.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (7.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.04%) Android Developer
12 12 (6.03%) Mobile Developer
13 11 (5.53%) Web Tester
13 11 (5.53%) Mobile Tester
14 10 (5.03%) Senior Software Tester
14 10 (5.03%) Front-End Developer
14 10 (5.03%) Senior Tester
14 10 (5.03%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (51.76%) HTML
2 89 (44.72%) CSS
3 62 (31.16%) .NET
3 62 (31.16%) jQuery
4 55 (27.64%) HTML5
5 51 (25.63%) ASP.NET
6 31 (15.58%) Ajax
7 30 (15.08%) Web Services
8 29 (14.57%) JSON
9 25 (12.56%) XML
10 20 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (7.54%) CSS3
12 14 (7.04%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.03%) WCF
14 10 (5.03%) .NET Framework
14 10 (5.03%) Middleware
15 8 (4.02%) WPF
15 8 (4.02%) Android SDK
16 7 (3.52%) iOS SDK
16 7 (3.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 68 (34.17%) Mobile App
2 18 (9.05%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.05%) iPhone
3 14 (7.04%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.53%) iPad
5 9 (4.52%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.02%) User Experience
7 7 (3.52%) NHS
7 7 (3.52%) Social Network
8 5 (2.51%) Mobile Games
8 5 (2.51%) PDA
8 5 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.01%) Statistics
9 4 (2.01%) E-Learning
9 4 (2.01%) SCORM
9 4 (2.01%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.01%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.01%) Open Source
10 2 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 107 (53.77%) Apple iOS
2 80 (40.20%) Windows
3 37 (18.59%) Linux
4 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.53%) Windows 8
5 12 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.53%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (3.52%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.02%) UNIX
9 4 (2.01%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.66%) Agile Software Development
1 63 (31.66%) Android Development
2 46 (23.12%) MVC
3 39 (19.60%) iOS Development
4 20 (10.05%) Scrum
5 17 (8.54%) OO
5 17 (8.54%) Automation Testing
6 15 (7.54%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
7 14 (7.04%) E-Commerce
8 13 (6.53%) OOD
8 13 (6.53%) Regression Testing
9 11 (5.53%) Automated Testing
9 11 (5.53%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.52%) BDD
11 9 (4.52%) Network Management
11 9 (4.52%) OOP
11 9 (4.52%) CRM
12 8 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 93 (46.73%) JavaScript
2 62 (31.16%) C#
3 51 (25.63%) SQL
4 33 (16.58%) PHP
5 31 (15.58%) Java
6 18 (9.05%) VB.NET
6 18 (9.05%) Groovy
7 10 (5.03%) VB
7 10 (5.03%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.02%) Python
8 8 (4.02%) C
9 6 (3.02%) C++
10 4 (2.01%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.01%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (2.01%) PHP5
11 3 (1.51%) PHP4
11 3 (1.51%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.51%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.01%) VBA
12 2 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (13.07%) Degree
2 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) MOS
4 2 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.02%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.52%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.01%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (19.60%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.56%) Apple
3 16 (8.04%) VMware
4 12 (6.03%) Google
5 9 (4.52%) Appcelerator
6 8 (4.02%) Telerik
7 6 (3.02%) Sencha
7 6 (3.02%) Citrix
8 5 (2.51%) Red Gate
8 5 (2.51%) Xamarin
9 4 (2.01%) Marketo
9 4 (2.01%) HubSpot
9 4 (2.01%) Eloqua
9 4 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.01%) Business Objects
9 4 (2.01%) Symbian
10 3 (1.51%) Cisco
10 3 (1.51%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle
11 2 (1.01%) Twitter
Hereford & Worcestershire
Omnio Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 16k to 18k per year GBP
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago