The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Android 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.35% - 1.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.44% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Median salary £43,750 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 31 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 26.45% 23.85% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 60 23 16
Median salary £30,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Northern Ireland

Android
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Android in Northern Ireland

Android
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Android in Northern Ireland

Android
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 12 £43,750 -
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Android.

1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (37.50%) Xamarin
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 6 (37.50%) WPF
4 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
4 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) .NET
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Mockito
5 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Material Design

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Android Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Applications Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Xamarin Developer
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) Entity Framework
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (37.50%) Sass
1 6 (37.50%) Silverlight
1 6 (37.50%) WPF
2 2 (12.50%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Android Development
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (37.50%) Ruby
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) Xamarin