Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 75 156
Rank change year-on-year -126 +81 +32
Permanent jobs citing Android 92 355 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.01% 3.57% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.43% 16.68% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 80 334 218
West Midlands median annual salary £38,399 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.30% -8.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 1,694 2,128 2,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.56% 21.39% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,368 1,846 1,979
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.85% +4.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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
Coventry -18 19 £47,500 +45.04% 2
Birmingham -104 19 £38,399 +21.90% 15
Warwickshire +4 16 £31,250 -8.09% 1
Staffordshire +5 14 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Worcestershire +16 6 £27,500 -26.67% 2
Wolverhampton -15 6 £44,500 +45.90% 3
Shropshire -31 6 £40,000 +5.96% 3
Sutton Coldfield -13 3 £40,000 +135.29% 1
Walsall +1 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Solihull -25 2 £30,000 -16.67%
Herefordshire - 1 £54,000 - 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 54 (58.70%) Apple iOS
2 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (39.13%) Android Development
4 32 (34.78%) Windows
5 31 (33.70%) C#
5 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
6 30 (32.61%) Java
7 29 (31.52%) .NET
7 29 (31.52%) Mobile App
8 28 (30.43%) iOS Development
9 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
10 23 (25.00%) SQL
11 20 (21.74%) CSS
12 19 (20.65%) Scrum
12 19 (20.65%) RESTful
13 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
13 18 (19.57%) Unit Testing
13 18 (19.57%) Visual Studio
13 18 (19.57%) Web Services
13 18 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (17.39%) Xamarin
14 16 (17.39%) HTML
14 16 (17.39%) Degree
15 15 (16.30%) Mathematics
15 15 (16.30%) Android Studio
15 15 (16.30%) User Experience
16 14 (15.22%) TDD
16 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.22%) OAuth

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 5 (5.43%) Apache Spark
1 5 (5.43%) Confluence
1 5 (5.43%) JBoss
1 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (5.43%) WildFly
1 5 (5.43%) WordPress
2 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Marvel
3 1 (1.09%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.26%) Fireworks
2 3 (3.26%) Moqups
3 2 (2.17%) Blender
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.09%) InVision
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.61%) SaaS
3 5 (5.43%) Azure Functions
3 5 (5.43%) Office 365
3 5 (5.43%) PaaS
3 5 (5.43%) Serverless
4 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.17%) IaaS
5 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.09%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.09%) GitHub
6 1 (1.09%) Google Play
6 1 (1.09%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DHCP
1 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.35%) Wireless
2 3 (3.26%) DNS
2 3 (3.26%) LAN
2 3 (3.26%) VoIP
2 3 (3.26%) VPN
2 3 (3.26%) WAN
3 2 (2.17%) ATM
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.09%) 3G
4 1 (1.09%) 4G
4 1 (1.09%) AMQP
4 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) Internet
4 1 (1.09%) Intranet
4 1 (1.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) MySQL
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.70%) Spatial Data
4 7 (7.61%) Big Data
4 7 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.52%) Redis
6 5 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.43%) Cosmos DB
6 5 (5.43%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.43%) SQLite
7 2 (2.17%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
1 18 (19.57%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.30%) Android Studio
3 9 (9.78%) JIRA
3 9 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 6 (6.52%) Xcode
6 5 (5.43%) JBehave
6 5 (5.43%) Mockito
7 4 (4.35%) Maven
7 4 (4.35%) NSubstitute
7 4 (4.35%) NUnit
8 3 (3.26%) Subversion
9 2 (2.17%) fastlane
9 2 (2.17%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (2.17%) JSUnit
10 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.09%) Gradle
10 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.43%) Marketing
1 5 (5.43%) Retail
2 2 (2.17%) Advertising
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Electronics
3 1 (1.09%) Games
3 1 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (68.48%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Software Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Applications Developer
3 14 (15.22%) iOS Developer
4 13 (14.13%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.96%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Android Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Mobile Developer
6 10 (10.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (8.70%) IT Support
8 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.70%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.52%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (6.52%) iOS Android Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Junior
10 5 (5.43%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Analyst
11 4 (4.35%) Graduate
11 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) .NET
2 20 (21.74%) CSS
3 19 (20.65%) RESTful
4 18 (19.57%) Web Services
5 16 (17.39%) HTML
6 14 (15.22%) OAuth
7 13 (14.13%) ASP.NET
8 10 (10.87%) HTML5
9 9 (9.78%) Android SDK
9 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (9.78%) CSS3
10 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.70%) Entity Framework
10 8 (8.70%) WPF
11 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.61%) jQuery
11 7 (7.61%) Node.js
12 6 (6.52%) OAuth2
12 6 (6.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) Mobile App
2 15 (16.30%) User Experience
3 8 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.52%) iPhone
5 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.43%) iPad
6 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.26%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.26%) Tandem
7 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.09%) Handset
8 1 (1.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.70%) Apple iOS
2 32 (34.78%) Windows
3 6 (6.52%) Windows 10
3 6 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.43%) Linux
5 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.17%) Unix
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Android Development
3 28 (30.43%) iOS Development
4 19 (20.65%) Scrum
5 18 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (19.57%) Unit Testing
6 15 (16.30%) Mathematics
7 14 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 14 (15.22%) TDD
8 11 (11.96%) Mobile Development
9 10 (10.87%) MVC
10 9 (9.78%) Microservices
11 8 (8.70%) Analytics
11 8 (8.70%) Multithreaded Programming
11 8 (8.70%) Multithreading
12 7 (7.61%) Software Delivery
13 6 (6.52%) API Development
13 6 (6.52%) Mobile Application Development
13 6 (6.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.70%) C#
1 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.61%) Java
3 23 (25.00%) SQL
4 13 (14.13%) C++
5 12 (13.04%) PHP
6 10 (10.87%) Apple Swift
7 9 (9.78%) Kotlin
8 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
9 7 (7.61%) C
10 5 (5.43%) Python
11 4 (4.35%) Ruby
12 3 (3.26%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.17%) Go
13 2 (2.17%) Perl
13 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.09%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.09%) Java 9
14 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.17%) MCSA
4 2 (2.17%) SCSE
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 8 (8.70%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.35%) Plesk
2 4 (4.35%) SCCM
3 3 (3.26%) Marathon
4 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.39%) Xamarin
3 10 (10.87%) Apple
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle
5 5 (5.43%) Google
6 3 (3.26%) ConnectWise
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.17%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.17%) IBM
7 2 (2.17%) Kaseya
7 2 (2.17%) VMware
7 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.09%) Adobe
8 1 (1.09%) Capita
8 1 (1.09%) Citrix
8 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.09%) Sophis
8 1 (1.09%) Sophos
8 1 (1.09%) Symantec
8 1 (1.09%) Zend