Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 264 304 325
Rank change year-on-year +40 +21 -37
Permanent jobs citing Android SDK 65 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.29% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.83% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 32 4
West Midlands median annual salary £34,500 £35,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.82% -4.05% -7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £41,250 £56,250 £44,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3879 3977 3869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.42% 35.16% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3384 3474
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Android SDK as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in the West Midlands

Android SDK
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Android SDK in the West Midlands

Android SDK
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android SDK in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android SDK in the West Midlands

Android SDK
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android SDK within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
Shropshire - 27 £35,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 17 £34,500 -
Warwickshire - 10 £34,000 - 1
Birmingham +15 8 £30,000 -40.00% 2
Staffordshire -11 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Herefordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £22,500 -
Android SDK
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android SDK 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Android SDK.

1 65 (100.00%) Android
2 63 (96.92%) Java
3 55 (84.62%) Android Development
4 53 (81.54%) Android Studio
5 52 (80.00%) Xcode
6 48 (73.85%) Objective-C
7 43 (66.15%) Mobile App
7 43 (66.15%) XML
8 41 (63.08%) JSON
9 37 (56.92%) Apple iOS
9 37 (56.92%) iOS SDK
10 35 (53.85%) iOS Development
11 34 (52.31%) REST
12 33 (50.77%) Web Services
13 27 (41.54%) SQL
14 26 (40.00%) Apple Swift
15 25 (38.46%) Google Play
15 25 (38.46%) OO
15 25 (38.46%) Google
16 23 (35.38%) Eclipse
17 21 (32.31%) HTML
18 19 (29.23%) CSS
18 19 (29.23%) SOAP
19 17 (26.15%) User Experience
19 17 (26.15%) Mobile Development
19 17 (26.15%) SAML
19 17 (26.15%) OAuth
19 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
20 15 (23.08%) Retail
20 15 (23.08%) Electronics

Android SDK
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (15.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 25 (38.46%) Google Play
2 7 (10.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MySQL
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (81.54%) Android Studio
2 52 (80.00%) Xcode
3 23 (35.38%) Eclipse
4 11 (16.92%) Git (software)
5 10 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (3.08%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) Gradle
7 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (23.08%) Electronics
1 15 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (69.23%) Android Developer
3 36 (55.38%) Applications Developer
4 32 (49.23%) iOS Developer
5 28 (43.08%) Mobile Developer
6 25 (38.46%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 18 (27.69%) iOS Android Developer
8 17 (26.15%) Java Developer
9 16 (24.62%) Java Android Developer
10 9 (13.85%) Java Applications Developer
10 9 (13.85%) Java Mobile Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Objective-C Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
13 1 (1.54%) Junior
13 1 (1.54%) Junior Android Developer
13 1 (1.54%) Junior Developer
13 1 (1.54%) Junior Java Developer
13 1 (1.54%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (66.15%) XML
2 41 (63.08%) JSON
3 37 (56.92%) iOS SDK
4 34 (52.31%) REST
5 33 (50.77%) Web Services
6 21 (32.31%) HTML
7 19 (29.23%) CSS
7 19 (29.23%) SOAP
8 17 (26.15%) OAuth
8 17 (26.15%) SAML
9 11 (16.92%) HTML5
10 2 (3.08%) Ajax
10 2 (3.08%) EDI
10 2 (3.08%) J2EE
10 2 (3.08%) J2ME
10 2 (3.08%) jQuery
10 2 (3.08%) Kendo UI
11 1 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (66.15%) Mobile App
2 17 (26.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Android
2 37 (56.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (84.62%) Android Development
2 35 (53.85%) iOS Development
3 25 (38.46%) OO
4 17 (26.15%) Mobile Development
4 17 (26.15%) Unit Testing
5 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (15.38%) SDLC
7 9 (13.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.54%) Kanban
8 1 (1.54%) Logistics
8 1 (1.54%) Scrum
8 1 (1.54%) Time Management
8 1 (1.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (96.92%) Java
2 48 (73.85%) Objective-C
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
4 26 (40.00%) Apple Swift
5 15 (23.08%) C
6 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) C#
7 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Google
2 10 (15.38%) Apple
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Telerik