The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 72 65
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Android 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.87% 1.02% 2.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 3.87% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £34,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £45,000 £57,500
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 60 155 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 17.44% 26.41% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 141 116
Median salary £35,500 £36,300 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.20% +32.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £24,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Android
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Android in Tyne and Wear

Android
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +16 2 £41,750 -1.76% 1
Gateshead - 1 £31,500 -
Android
North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Android.

1 23 (82.14%) Apple iOS
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (71.43%) Python
3 20 (71.43%) Django
4 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) RESTful
5 16 (57.14%) Scrum
5 16 (57.14%) Xamarin
5 16 (57.14%) Mobile App
6 15 (53.57%) HTTP
6 15 (53.57%) Apple
6 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 15 (53.57%) HTML5
6 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
7 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (50.00%) User Experience
7 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (21.43%) Slack
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) GitHub
8 6 (21.43%) Blog
8 6 (21.43%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (10.71%) QA
11 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.71%) PHP

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) GitHub
1 6 (21.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) 802.15
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Xcode
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Xamarin Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Digital Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Android Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Information Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) Django
2 16 (57.14%) RESTful
3 15 (53.57%) HTML
3 15 (53.57%) HTML5
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) WPF
6 2 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
7 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
7 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (50.00%) User Experience
3 6 (21.43%) Blog
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 14 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Physics
6 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.14%) User Stories
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (71.43%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) Clojure
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Xamarin
2 15 (53.57%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
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