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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 143 89 121
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +32
Permanent jobs citing Android 65 139 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 2.51% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.93% 10.02% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 130 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
1096 1387 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.59% 25.06% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1168 1046
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 £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 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 23 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
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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 -13 38 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Solihull - 10 £43,750 -
Coventry -4 5 £17,500 -56.25%
Warwickshire -24 5 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Worcestershire -7 4 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Staffordshire -11 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 107 (66.88%) Apple iOS
2 74 (46.25%) Windows
3 66 (41.25%) HTML
4 59 (36.88%) .NET
5 58 (36.25%) CSS
5 58 (36.25%) Mobile App
6 53 (33.13%) JavaScript
7 51 (31.88%) C#
8 49 (30.63%) HTML5
9 48 (30.00%) iOS Development
10 43 (26.88%) Android Development
11 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 40 (25.00%) Apple
12 37 (23.13%) Games
13 34 (21.25%) SQL Server
13 34 (21.25%) ASP.NET
14 33 (20.63%) Java
15 29 (18.13%) Web Services
16 27 (16.88%) Objective-C
17 26 (16.25%) MVC
17 26 (16.25%) SQL
18 24 (15.00%) Degree
18 24 (15.00%) Game Development
19 22 (13.75%) PHP
19 22 (13.75%) Google
20 21 (13.13%) Windows Mobile
20 21 (13.13%) SharePoint
20 21 (13.13%) Blackberry
21 20 (12.50%) jQuery
22 19 (11.88%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (13.13%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.88%) CMS
3 8 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.75%) WordPress
5 4 (2.50%) Apache
5 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.88%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.88%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.88%) Drupal
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.63%) Node.js
7 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) MS Office
2 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.88%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.50%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.38%) DNS
1 7 (4.38%) Internet
2 5 (3.13%) VPN
3 4 (2.50%) Wireless
3 4 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (2.50%) LAN
4 3 (1.88%) DHCP
4 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.88%) Firewall
5 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.63%) SSL
6 1 (0.63%) MPLS
6 1 (0.63%) SMTP
6 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.25%) MySQL
5 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.63%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.63%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.50%) Xcode
3 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.38%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.13%) JIRA
6 4 (2.50%) Selenium
6 4 (2.50%) Subversion
7 3 (1.88%) PhoneGap
7 3 (1.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 37 (23.13%) Games
2 9 (5.63%) Retail
2 9 (5.63%) Finance
3 8 (5.00%) Legal
4 6 (3.75%) Publishing
5 5 (3.13%) Automotive
6 4 (2.50%) Advertising
7 3 (1.88%) Marketing
8 2 (1.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 123 (76.88%) Developer
2 31 (19.38%) Mobile Developer
3 23 (14.38%) Applications Developer
4 22 (13.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 17 (10.63%) iOS Developer
5 17 (10.63%) Web Developer
6 14 (8.75%) .NET Developer
7 13 (8.13%) Analyst
8 11 (6.88%) Junior
8 11 (6.88%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Android Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Graduate
10 9 (5.63%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (5.63%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.00%) HTML Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.38%) PHP Web Developer
12 7 (4.38%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (41.25%) HTML
2 59 (36.88%) .NET
3 58 (36.25%) CSS
4 49 (30.63%) HTML5
5 34 (21.25%) ASP.NET
6 29 (18.13%) Web Services
7 20 (12.50%) jQuery
8 15 (9.38%) CSS3
9 12 (7.50%) JSON
10 10 (6.25%) OAuth
11 9 (5.63%) XML
11 9 (5.63%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.00%) Android SDK
12 8 (5.00%) WinForms
12 8 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (4.38%) XHTML
14 6 (3.75%) Ajax
14 6 (3.75%) WPF
14 6 (3.75%) Silverlight
15 4 (2.50%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (36.25%) Mobile App
2 21 (13.13%) Blackberry
3 16 (10.00%) iPhone
4 10 (6.25%) Animation
5 6 (3.75%) PKI
5 6 (3.75%) Smartcard
5 6 (3.75%) iPad
6 5 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.50%) Firmware
7 4 (2.50%) CMDB
8 3 (1.88%) Open Source
8 3 (1.88%) PDA
9 2 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.25%) Social Media
9 2 (1.25%) Blog
9 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.63%) IPTV
10 1 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 107 (66.88%) Apple iOS
2 74 (46.25%) Windows
3 21 (13.13%) Windows Mobile
4 14 (8.75%) Linux
5 11 (6.88%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 8 (5.00%) Windows Phone
7 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.75%) Windows Phone 8
9 5 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.50%) BlackBerry OS
10 4 (2.50%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.25%) Windows CE
11 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 43 (26.88%) Android Development
3 26 (16.25%) MVC
4 24 (15.00%) Game Development
5 15 (9.38%) OOP
6 12 (7.50%) OO
7 11 (6.88%) Web Development
8 8 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.00%) CRM
9 7 (4.38%) E-Commerce
9 7 (4.38%) Scrum
9 7 (4.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (3.75%) Cyber Security
10 6 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (3.75%) Web Design
10 6 (3.75%) Identity Management
10 6 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.13%) Process Management
12 4 (2.50%) Configuration Management
12 4 (2.50%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.13%) JavaScript
2 51 (31.88%) C#
3 33 (20.63%) Java
4 27 (16.88%) Objective-C
5 26 (16.25%) SQL
6 22 (13.75%) PHP
7 19 (11.88%) C++
7 19 (11.88%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.88%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.75%) VB
9 6 (3.75%) XAML
10 4 (2.50%) PHP5
10 4 (2.50%) VB6
11 3 (1.88%) Ruby
12 2 (1.25%) C
13 1 (0.63%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 24 (15.00%) Degree
2 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.50%) MCITP
4 4 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (0.63%) MCP
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) ISO 9001
1 6 (3.75%) TickIT
2 4 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.88%) XenApp
3 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 40 (25.00%) Apple
2 22 (13.75%) Google
3 10 (6.25%) Facebook
3 10 (6.25%) Twitter
4 8 (5.00%) DevExpress
5 7 (4.38%) Zend
5 7 (4.38%) VMware
6 6 (3.75%) Citrix
7 5 (3.13%) Dell
8 4 (2.50%) HP
8 4 (2.50%) Cisco
8 4 (2.50%) Toshiba
9 3 (1.88%) Appcelerator
10 2 (1.25%) SAP
10 2 (1.25%) Adobe
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle
11 1 (0.63%) Sybase
11 1 (0.63%) Nokia
11 1 (0.63%) Lotus
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