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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 131 62 125
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +63
Permanent jobs citing Android 92 190 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.64% 3.49% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 13.84% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 168 73
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1427 1373 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.48% 25.23% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1218 1045
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 September 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 September 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 -12 67 £40,000 - 4
Worcestershire -4 7 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Coventry -17 5 £27,500 -45.00%
Warwickshire -50 5 £46,250 +32.14%
Staffordshire -18 4 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Solihull -1 3 £43,750 +75.00%
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 114 (68.26%) Apple iOS
2 93 (55.69%) HTML
3 81 (48.50%) CSS
4 79 (47.31%) HTML5
5 75 (44.91%) MVC
5 75 (44.91%) Android Development
6 72 (43.11%) Windows
7 71 (42.51%) iOS Development
8 61 (36.53%) JavaScript
9 59 (35.33%) Git (software)
10 58 (34.73%) Java
11 55 (32.93%) Objective-C
11 55 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (31.74%) Mobile App
13 52 (31.14%) JSON
14 46 (27.54%) jQuery
15 45 (26.95%) Web Services
16 44 (26.35%) .NET
17 40 (23.95%) Microsoft
18 38 (22.75%) C#
19 37 (22.16%) OOP
19 37 (22.16%) Games
19 37 (22.16%) Scrum
20 34 (20.36%) Windows 8
21 33 (19.76%) Google
21 33 (19.76%) Blackberry
21 33 (19.76%) Apple
22 32 (19.16%) Ajax
22 32 (19.16%) User Experience
22 32 (19.16%) Facebook

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (11.38%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.99%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.79%) CMS
4 7 (4.19%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.59%) Apache
5 6 (3.59%) GlassFish
6 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.40%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.40%) Sitefinity
8 3 (1.80%) WordPress
9 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.60%) IIS
9 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (5.39%) MS Office
2 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) DNS
2 6 (3.59%) Internet
2 6 (3.59%) LAN
3 5 (2.99%) Wireless
4 4 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (2.40%) VPN
4 4 (2.40%) DHCP
5 3 (1.80%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.80%) Firewall
6 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) WAN
7 1 (0.60%) 3G
7 1 (0.60%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.78%) MySQL
3 9 (5.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (35.33%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.77%) JIRA
2 28 (16.77%) Xcode
3 25 (14.97%) Ant
4 24 (14.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 16 (9.58%) Visual Studio
6 15 (8.98%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.59%) Subversion
8 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.80%) Selenium
General
1 37 (22.16%) Games
2 22 (13.17%) Retail
3 8 (4.79%) Legal
4 6 (3.59%) Automotive
5 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.99%) Finance
5 5 (2.99%) Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) German Language
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 129 (77.25%) Developer
2 37 (22.16%) Mobile Developer
3 33 (19.76%) Applications Developer
4 31 (18.56%) iOS Developer
5 30 (17.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 22 (13.17%) Android Developer
7 17 (10.18%) Senior Developer
8 14 (8.38%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Web Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Analyst
9 12 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Senior Applications Developer
9 12 (7.19%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
10 9 (5.39%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (5.39%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.19%) Support Analyst
13 6 (3.59%) Graduate
13 6 (3.59%) Web Applications Developer
13 6 (3.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (55.69%) HTML
2 81 (48.50%) CSS
3 79 (47.31%) HTML5
4 52 (31.14%) JSON
5 46 (27.54%) jQuery
6 45 (26.95%) Web Services
7 44 (26.35%) .NET
8 32 (19.16%) Ajax
9 29 (17.37%) XML
10 28 (16.77%) Android SDK
11 27 (16.17%) PhoneGap
12 26 (15.57%) OAuth
13 25 (14.97%) Silverlight
13 25 (14.97%) AngularJS
13 25 (14.97%) ASP.NET
14 18 (10.78%) CSS3
15 10 (5.99%) iOS SDK
16 9 (5.39%) .NET Framework
17 8 (4.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (4.79%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 53 (31.74%) Mobile App
2 33 (19.76%) Blackberry
3 32 (19.16%) User Experience
4 26 (15.57%) Animation
5 22 (13.17%) N-Tier
6 8 (4.79%) iPhone
6 8 (4.79%) Social Media
7 5 (2.99%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.40%) iPad
8 4 (2.40%) CMDB
9 3 (1.80%) PDA
9 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.20%) Blog
10 2 (1.20%) Physics
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.60%) Firmware
11 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.60%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.60%) IPTV
11 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 114 (68.26%) Apple iOS
2 72 (43.11%) Windows
3 34 (20.36%) Windows 8
4 16 (9.58%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (7.19%) Linux
6 11 (6.59%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.40%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.40%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.91%) MVC
1 75 (44.91%) Android Development
2 71 (42.51%) iOS Development
3 55 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (22.16%) Scrum
4 37 (22.16%) OOP
5 29 (17.37%) Game Development
6 27 (16.17%) E-Commerce
7 25 (14.97%) SOA
7 25 (14.97%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.98%) TDD
9 11 (6.59%) Web Development
10 10 (5.99%) OO
11 9 (5.39%) CRM
12 8 (4.79%) MVVM
13 5 (2.99%) Process Management
14 4 (2.40%) Configuration Management
14 4 (2.40%) Change Control
14 4 (2.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 4 (2.40%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.53%) JavaScript
2 58 (34.73%) Java
3 55 (32.93%) Objective-C
4 38 (22.75%) C#
5 24 (14.37%) ActionScript
6 23 (13.77%) SQL
7 22 (13.17%) ActionScript 3.0
8 20 (11.98%) PHP
9 14 (8.38%) VB.NET
10 11 (6.59%) C++
11 6 (3.59%) PHP5
12 5 (2.99%) VB
13 4 (2.40%) VB6
14 2 (1.20%) Ruby
15 1 (0.60%) Groovy
15 1 (0.60%) C
15 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.97%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.19%) Degree
4 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.80%) MCITP
5 3 (1.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.80%) XenApp
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 40 (23.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.76%) Apple
2 33 (19.76%) Google
3 32 (19.16%) Facebook
3 32 (19.16%) Twitter
4 25 (14.97%) Sencha
5 24 (14.37%) Appcelerator
6 8 (4.79%) VMware
6 8 (4.79%) DevExpress
7 6 (3.59%) Zend
7 6 (3.59%) Citrix
8 5 (2.99%) Dell
9 4 (2.40%) Cisco
9 4 (2.40%) HP
9 4 (2.40%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.80%) BT
10 3 (1.80%) Xamarin
11 2 (1.20%) Adobe
12 1 (0.60%) SAP
12 1 (0.60%) Intel
Henley-In-Arden, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago