Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 78 155
Rank change year-on-year -135 +77 +26
Permanent jobs citing Android 85 348 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 3.54% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.25% 16.62% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 71 331 208
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,619 2,094 2,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.88% 21.33% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,321 1,836 1,959
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,813 £56,450
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in the West Midlands

Android
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Android in the West Midlands

Android
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Android in the West Midlands

Android
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Birmingham -78 24 £37,500 +14.94% 8
Staffordshire +12 17 £37,500 -9.09% 6
Coventry -17 15 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Warwickshire +3 14 £31,250 -10.71% 4
Worcestershire +11 5 £27,500 -26.67% 4
Wolverhampton -10 5 £44,500 +28.99% 1
Solihull -1 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Sutton Coldfield -21 3 £40,000 +135.29%
Walsall -1 2 £37,500 -46.43% 2
Shropshire -32 1 - - 2
Android
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Android.

1 51 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.00%) C#
2 34 (40.00%) Android Development
3 31 (36.47%) .NET
4 30 (35.29%) Windows
5 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
5 27 (31.76%) Mobile App
6 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
7 25 (29.41%) Java
8 24 (28.24%) iOS Development
9 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
10 20 (23.53%) SQL
11 19 (22.35%) Xamarin
11 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
13 17 (20.00%) HTML
14 16 (18.82%) CSS
14 16 (18.82%) Web Services
15 15 (17.65%) Mathematics
15 15 (17.65%) Android Studio
16 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (16.47%) Scrum
16 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
17 12 (14.12%) C++
17 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
17 12 (14.12%) Entity Framework
17 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
18 11 (12.94%) Degree
18 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing

Android
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 6 (7.06%) Confluence
2 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) nginx
3 2 (2.35%) WordPress
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Fireworks
1 3 (3.53%) Moqups
1 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.35%) Blender
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.06%) SaaS
3 5 (5.88%) Azure Functions
3 5 (5.88%) Serverless
4 4 (4.71%) Office 365
5 3 (3.53%) PaaS
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.35%) GitHub
6 2 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.18%) Google Play
7 1 (1.18%) iTunes
7 1 (1.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) WAN
1 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.18%) 3G
2 1 (1.18%) 4G
2 1 (1.18%) AMQP
2 1 (1.18%) ATM
2 1 (1.18%) DHCP
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) DSL
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) MPLS
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) Spatial Data
3 6 (7.06%) Redis
4 5 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.71%) SQLite
6 2 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 18 (21.18%) Visual Studio
3 15 (17.65%) Android Studio
4 11 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (11.76%) JIRA
5 10 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.88%) Xcode
8 4 (4.71%) Maven
8 4 (4.71%) NSubstitute
8 4 (4.71%) NUnit
9 3 (3.53%) Selenium
9 3 (3.53%) Subversion
10 2 (2.35%) CircleCI
10 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.35%) JBehave
10 2 (2.35%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (2.35%) JUnit
10 2 (2.35%) PHPUnit
10 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.88%) Retail
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Automotive
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (75.29%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 15 (17.65%) iOS Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Android Developer
3 14 (16.47%) Applications Developer
3 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 8 (9.41%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (9.41%) iOS Android Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) IT Support
7 5 (5.88%) Junior
7 5 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (4.71%) Graduate
8 4 (4.71%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.47%) .NET
2 17 (20.00%) HTML
3 16 (18.82%) CSS
3 16 (18.82%) Web Services
4 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
5 12 (14.12%) Entity Framework
6 11 (12.94%) HTML5
7 10 (11.76%) RESTful
8 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
8 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (9.41%) Android SDK
9 8 (9.41%) CSS3
9 8 (9.41%) jQuery
9 8 (9.41%) OAuth
9 8 (9.41%) REST
9 8 (9.41%) WPF
10 7 (8.24%) Node.js
11 6 (7.06%) JSON
11 6 (7.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.76%) Mobile App
2 11 (12.94%) User Experience
3 8 (9.41%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.88%) iPhone
5 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (4.71%) iPad
7 3 (3.53%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.53%) Tandem
8 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.35%) CMDB
8 2 (2.35%) EMV
8 2 (2.35%) EPoS
8 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.35%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.18%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 51 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 30 (35.29%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.35%) Unix
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Phone
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (40.00%) Android Development
2 24 (28.24%) iOS Development
3 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (17.65%) Mathematics
5 14 (16.47%) Scrum
6 11 (12.94%) Unit Testing
7 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (11.76%) MVC
7 10 (11.76%) TDD
8 9 (10.59%) Microservices
8 9 (10.59%) Mobile Development
9 8 (9.41%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (9.41%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.06%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (5.88%) Front End Development
12 5 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) C#
2 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
3 25 (29.41%) Java
4 20 (23.53%) SQL
5 12 (14.12%) C++
6 9 (10.59%) T-SQL
7 8 (9.41%) Apple Swift
7 8 (9.41%) Kotlin
7 8 (9.41%) PHP
7 8 (9.41%) Python
8 5 (5.88%) C
9 4 (4.71%) Ruby
9 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.53%) XAML
11 2 (2.35%) Go
11 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.35%) Perl
11 2 (2.35%) VB
11 2 (2.35%) VB6
12 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Docker
2 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.35%) Xamarin
3 11 (12.94%) Apple
4 3 (3.53%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee
6 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) Sophos
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec
6 1 (1.18%) Zend