Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 37 21
Rank change year-on-year -16 -16 +32
Permanent jobs citing Android 14 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.10% 2.05% 7.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 8.86% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Northern Ireland median annual salary £38,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.83% -27.50% +18.34%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 126 79 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 27.88% 23.10% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 43
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,600 £23,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £49,875 £50,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +4.17%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -9 13 £38,000 +4.83% 1
County Down - 1 - -
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
6 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (50.00%) JUnit
6 7 (50.00%) MySQL
7 6 (42.86%) JMS
7 6 (42.86%) Ingres
7 6 (42.86%) SOAP
7 6 (42.86%) Legal
7 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 6 (42.86%) SEO
7 6 (42.86%) Workflow
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) npm
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) PaaS
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (42.86%) Ingres
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.14%) HSQLDB
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Jasmine
2 6 (42.86%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (42.86%) Mockito
2 6 (42.86%) Protractor
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
2 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Angular Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Senior .NET Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML5
3 7 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
4 6 (42.86%) Java EE
4 6 (42.86%) JMS
4 6 (42.86%) LESS
4 6 (42.86%) React Native
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 6 (42.86%) Sass
4 6 (42.86%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (14.29%) Contactless
3 2 (14.29%) Smartcard
4 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (42.86%) Android Development
5 6 (42.86%) Customer-Centricity
5 6 (42.86%) Front End Development
5 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
5 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) SEO
5 6 (42.86%) Task Automation
5 6 (42.86%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) MVVM
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C++
6 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Samsung
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin