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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 112 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 95 61 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 1.22% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.61% 5.13% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 57 55
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1103 1189 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.38% 23.73% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1010 936
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +26 39 £32,500 -51.85% 3
Warwickshire +12 31 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Staffordshire - 8 £50,000 - 7
Solihull - 5 £27,000 -
Walsall - 4 £23,500 -
West Bromwich - 4 £24,500 -
Coventry +10 2 £40,000 +8.10%
Worcestershire -1 2 £23,000 -38.66% 1
Shropshire +5 1 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 123 (73.21%) Apple iOS
2 100 (59.52%) Windows
3 75 (44.64%) HTML
4 74 (44.05%) Mobile App
5 69 (41.07%) C#
6 63 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 62 (36.90%) HTML5
8 60 (35.71%) CSS
9 58 (34.52%) .NET
10 46 (27.38%) Blackberry
11 42 (25.00%) Games
11 42 (25.00%) Android Development
12 38 (22.62%) iOS Development
13 37 (22.02%) SQL Server
14 36 (21.43%) Java
15 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
16 33 (19.64%) Degree
16 33 (19.64%) iPhone
17 31 (18.45%) Apple
18 29 (17.26%) Windows Mobile
19 27 (16.07%) C++
20 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
20 25 (14.88%) Objective-C
21 23 (13.69%) SQL
21 23 (13.69%) Game Development
22 22 (13.10%) Windows Phone
22 22 (13.10%) MVC
22 22 (13.10%) Finance
22 22 (13.10%) Google
23 19 (11.31%) Retail

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (6.55%) CMS
2 9 (5.36%) WordPress
3 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.57%) Node.js
4 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.38%) Joomla!
5 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.38%) Drupal
6 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.19%) Lync
7 1 (0.60%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.98%) MS Office
2 5 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Magento
2 6 (3.57%) assyst
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) Wireless
2 7 (4.17%) LAN
3 6 (3.57%) WAN
4 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (1.79%) LDAP
5 3 (1.79%) VPN
6 2 (1.19%) DNS
6 2 (1.19%) SSL
6 2 (1.19%) SMTP
6 2 (1.19%) DHCP
6 2 (1.19%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.19%) MPLS
6 2 (1.19%) Firewall
7 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (5.95%) MySQL
5 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.60%) MaxDB
9 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.60%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.98%) Xcode
2 5 (2.98%) PhoneGap
3 3 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 42 (25.00%) Games
2 22 (13.10%) Finance
3 19 (11.31%) Retail
4 11 (6.55%) Publishing
5 7 (4.17%) French Language
6 6 (3.57%) Japanese Language
6 6 (3.57%) Spanish Language
6 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.98%) Advertising
8 4 (2.38%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (1.79%) German Language
10 2 (1.19%) Automotive
10 2 (1.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.60%) Front Office
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 128 (76.19%) Developer
2 39 (23.21%) Mobile Developer
3 27 (16.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 24 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 18 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 16 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 14 (8.33%) Games Developer
8 13 (7.74%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.95%) Junior
9 10 (5.95%) HTML Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Junior Developer
10 9 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Graduate
11 8 (4.76%) Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 8 (4.76%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.64%) HTML
2 62 (36.90%) HTML5
3 60 (35.71%) CSS
4 58 (34.52%) .NET
5 35 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 18 (10.71%) jQuery
7 16 (9.52%) CSS3
8 15 (8.93%) Web Services
8 15 (8.93%) XML
9 14 (8.33%) WPF
10 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (5.36%) XHTML
12 8 (4.76%) WCF
13 7 (4.17%) WinForms
14 6 (3.57%) Ninject
14 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (2.98%) Ajax
15 5 (2.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (44.05%) Mobile App
2 46 (27.38%) Blackberry
3 33 (19.64%) iPhone
4 14 (8.33%) iPad
4 14 (8.33%) Smartcard
4 14 (8.33%) PKI
5 9 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.76%) PDA
6 8 (4.76%) Open Source
7 7 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (3.57%) Handset
8 6 (3.57%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.98%) Biometrics
10 4 (2.38%) Firmware
10 4 (2.38%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.38%) CMDB
11 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.60%) Telematics
12 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 123 (73.21%) Apple iOS
2 100 (59.52%) Windows
3 29 (17.26%) Windows Mobile
4 22 (13.10%) Windows Phone
5 13 (7.74%) Windows Phone 8
6 11 (6.55%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.55%) Linux
7 10 (5.95%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (4.76%) BlackBerry OS
9 7 (4.17%) Windows Phone 7
10 6 (3.57%) Windows 2000
11 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.79%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.19%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.00%) Android Development
2 38 (22.62%) iOS Development
3 23 (13.69%) Game Development
4 22 (13.10%) MVC
5 19 (11.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 15 (8.93%) OO
7 14 (8.33%) Cyber Security
8 13 (7.74%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (7.74%) Software Engineering
9 11 (6.55%) Web Development
9 11 (6.55%) Web Design
9 11 (6.55%) OOP
9 11 (6.55%) Identity Management
9 11 (6.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (4.76%) ITIL
10 8 (4.76%) TDD
11 7 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.17%) Web Application Development
12 6 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (41.07%) C#
2 63 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 36 (21.43%) Java
4 27 (16.07%) C++
5 25 (14.88%) Objective-C
6 23 (13.69%) SQL
7 16 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 15 (8.93%) PHP
9 13 (7.74%) VB.NET
9 13 (7.74%) XAML
10 4 (2.38%) VB
11 2 (1.19%) C
11 2 (1.19%) R
11 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.19%) VB6
12 1 (0.60%) Ruby
12 1 (0.60%) ABAP
12 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (19.64%) Degree
2 7 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.79%) MCITP
4 3 (1.79%) MCSE
5 2 (1.19%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) ISO 9001
1 11 (6.55%) TickIT
2 4 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 31 (18.45%) Apple
2 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
3 22 (13.10%) Google
4 8 (4.76%) Zend
4 8 (4.76%) Oracle
5 7 (4.17%) SOTI
6 6 (3.57%) MobileIron
6 6 (3.57%) Motorola
7 4 (2.38%) HP
7 4 (2.38%) Dell
7 4 (2.38%) Cisco
7 4 (2.38%) Toshiba
8 3 (1.79%) Sencha
8 3 (1.79%) Appcelerator
8 3 (1.79%) Symbian
9 2 (1.19%) SAP
9 2 (1.19%) Citrix
9 2 (1.19%) Adobe
10 1 (0.60%) Nokia
10 1 (0.60%) AccuRev
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