The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 52 60
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Android 24 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.40% 0.84% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.72% 4.12% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 10
Median salary £51,250 £27,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.36% -38.88%  
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 Watford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 163 97 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 29.85% 20.38% 39.82%
Number of salaries quoted 114 71 125
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Android
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Android in Watford

Android
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

Salary histogram for Android in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for Android.

1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) Apple iOS
3 23 (53.49%) Android Development
4 19 (44.19%) Java
5 18 (41.86%) Mobile App
5 18 (41.86%) TDD
6 13 (30.23%) OOP
6 13 (30.23%) Mobile Development
7 12 (27.91%) iOS Development
7 12 (27.91%) Web Services
8 10 (23.26%) CSS
8 10 (23.26%) OO
8 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
9 9 (20.93%) .NET
9 9 (20.93%) C#
9 9 (20.93%) HTML
9 9 (20.93%) Objective-C
10 8 (18.60%) Mobile Commerce
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.60%) Time Management
10 8 (18.60%) Scrum
10 8 (18.60%) Degree
10 8 (18.60%) Android Studio
10 8 (18.60%) Line Management
11 7 (16.28%) Subversion
11 7 (16.28%) iPhone
11 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
11 7 (16.28%) MVVM
11 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
12 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Google Play
2 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) iBeacon
2 3 (6.98%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Android Studio
2 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Subversion
3 5 (11.63%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Android Developer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior Android Developer
3 19 (44.19%) Senior Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Android Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Programmer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (11.63%) Development Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Software Manager
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Digital Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) QA Tester
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 9 (20.93%) .NET
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
4 6 (13.95%) REST
5 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (9.30%) Ninject
5 4 (9.30%) Node.js
5 4 (9.30%) WCF
5 4 (9.30%) XHTML
6 3 (6.98%) RESTful
7 1 (2.33%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.33%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.28%) iPhone
3 6 (13.95%) Smartphone
3 6 (13.95%) User Experience
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.33%) Contactless
5 1 (2.33%) EMV
5 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Android Development
3 18 (41.86%) TDD
4 13 (30.23%) Mobile Development
4 13 (30.23%) OOP
5 12 (27.91%) iOS Development
6 10 (23.26%) OO
6 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Line Management
7 8 (18.60%) Mobile Commerce
7 8 (18.60%) Scrum
7 8 (18.60%) Time Management
8 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.28%) MVVM
9 6 (13.95%) High Availability
9 6 (13.95%) Push Notifications
9 6 (13.95%) Software Architecture
9 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
10 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (11.63%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) C#
2 9 (20.93%) Objective-C
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Google
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
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