Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 121 169
Rank change year-on-year +14 +48 -40
Permanent jobs citing Android 258 235 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.64% 2.30% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.73% 11.06% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 231 222 159
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £24,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £58,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,027 2,124 2,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.75% 20.78% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,683 1,834 1,900
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,421 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +5 67 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Warwickshire +26 47 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Halesowen - 29 £22,500 - 2
Shropshire +9 24 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Coventry -9 17 £42,000 +20.00% 7
Worcestershire +5 15 £34,500 +38.00% 6
Solihull -6 14 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Staffordshire -10 11 £47,500 +50.79% 1
Wolverhampton -12 9 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Herefordshire +1 4 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Walsall - 2 £70,000 - 1
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Dudley - 1 £34,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 167 (64.73%) Apple iOS
2 118 (45.74%) HTML
3 111 (43.02%) CSS
4 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
5 97 (37.60%) Android Development
6 95 (36.82%) Mobile App
7 77 (29.84%) C#
8 75 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (28.29%) SQL
10 72 (27.91%) Java
11 67 (25.97%) Git (software)
12 63 (24.42%) iOS Development
13 59 (22.87%) HTML5
14 58 (22.48%) MySQL
15 57 (22.09%) PHP
15 57 (22.09%) Windows
15 57 (22.09%) Scrum
15 57 (22.09%) Web Development
16 52 (20.16%) Web Services
17 51 (19.77%) .NET
18 50 (19.38%) Games
18 50 (19.38%) User Experience
19 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
20 47 (18.22%) Mobile Development
21 42 (16.28%) AngularJS
22 41 (15.89%) NoSQL
22 41 (15.89%) Android Studio
22 41 (15.89%) Microsoft
23 39 (15.12%) Retail
24 38 (14.73%) C

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 11 (4.26%) WordPress
2 10 (3.88%) Confluence
3 8 (3.10%) Apache
3 8 (3.10%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.94%) CMS
4 5 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.94%) nginx
5 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Drupal
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (5.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 13 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) SAP CRM
1 5 (1.94%) SAP MM
1 5 (1.94%) SAP PM
1 5 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.78%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.36%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.43%) SaaS
4 12 (4.65%) Bluemix
4 12 (4.65%) GitHub
4 12 (4.65%) IaaS
4 12 (4.65%) IBM Cloud
4 12 (4.65%) npm
4 12 (4.65%) PaaS
5 9 (3.49%) Google Play
6 5 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.39%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.36%) RFID
2 14 (5.43%) Wireless
3 13 (5.04%) LAN
3 13 (5.04%) WAN
4 7 (2.71%) ATM
4 7 (2.71%) WLAN
5 5 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.55%) Bluetooth
6 4 (1.55%) DSL
6 4 (1.55%) MPLS
7 3 (1.16%) Firewall
8 2 (0.78%) 4G
8 2 (0.78%) SSH
8 2 (0.78%) SSL
8 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.78%) VPN
9 1 (0.39%) DNS
9 1 (0.39%) LTE
9 1 (0.39%) NAS
9 1 (0.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.48%) MySQL
2 41 (15.89%) NoSQL
3 33 (12.79%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.59%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.26%) CouchDB
7 10 (3.88%) Big Data
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.94%) GIS
12 4 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.78%) SQLite
14 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.39%) DataStax
14 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.89%) Android Studio
3 29 (11.24%) Xcode
4 27 (10.47%) JUnit
5 23 (8.91%) Visual Studio
6 13 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.65%) GitLab
7 12 (4.65%) gulp
7 12 (4.65%) JSUnit
7 12 (4.65%) webpack
8 11 (4.26%) Eclipse
8 11 (4.26%) JIRA
8 11 (4.26%) PHPUnit
9 5 (1.94%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.39%) JBehave
12 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 50 (19.38%) Games
2 39 (15.12%) Retail
3 31 (12.02%) Manufacturing
4 24 (9.30%) Electronics
5 20 (7.75%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.10%) Advertising
7 7 (2.71%) Finance
8 4 (1.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
9 2 (0.78%) French Language
9 2 (0.78%) German Language
9 2 (0.78%) Marketing
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 151 (58.53%) Developer
2 41 (15.89%) Android Developer
3 34 (13.18%) Applications Developer
4 28 (10.85%) PHP Developer
5 27 (10.47%) .NET Developer
5 27 (10.47%) Designer
5 27 (10.47%) UI Designer
6 25 (9.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (9.30%) iOS Developer
8 18 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (6.98%) Junior
9 17 (6.59%) HTML Developer
9 17 (6.59%) Java Android Developer
9 17 (6.59%) Java Developer
10 16 (6.20%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 16 (6.20%) Mobile Developer
11 15 (5.81%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (5.81%) PHP Web Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Web Developer
12 14 (5.43%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (45.74%) HTML
2 111 (43.02%) CSS
3 59 (22.87%) HTML5
4 52 (20.16%) Web Services
5 51 (19.77%) .NET
6 42 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 37 (14.34%) jQuery
8 35 (13.57%) REST
9 34 (13.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 32 (12.40%) JSON
11 28 (10.85%) SOAP
12 26 (10.08%) Android SDK
13 25 (9.69%) XML
14 24 (9.30%) Node.js
15 23 (8.91%) iOS SDK
16 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET
16 19 (7.36%) Entity Framework
17 18 (6.98%) Laravel
18 16 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (6.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (36.82%) Mobile App
2 50 (19.38%) User Experience
3 22 (8.53%) Mobile Computing
4 15 (5.81%) Mobile Games
5 13 (5.04%) Private Cloud
6 12 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.65%) iPhone
7 11 (4.26%) BBC
8 10 (3.88%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.33%) iPad
11 5 (1.94%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.94%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.55%) EMV
12 4 (1.55%) Handset
13 3 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.78%) Animation
14 2 (0.78%) Smartphone
14 2 (0.78%) Social Media
14 2 (0.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 167 (64.73%) Apple iOS
2 57 (22.09%) Windows
3 24 (9.30%) Linux
4 15 (5.81%) Windows Mobile
5 12 (4.65%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.10%) Unix
7 7 (2.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.94%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.16%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (37.60%) Android Development
2 75 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (24.42%) iOS Development
4 57 (22.09%) Scrum
4 57 (22.09%) Web Development
5 48 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (18.22%) Mobile Development
7 28 (10.85%) MVC
7 28 (10.85%) Unit Testing
8 27 (10.47%) Test Automation
9 23 (8.91%) Wireframes
10 20 (7.75%) Mobile Application Development
11 19 (7.36%) OO
11 19 (7.36%) Presales
11 19 (7.36%) TDD
12 18 (6.98%) Software Engineering
13 17 (6.59%) Game Development
14 16 (6.20%) SDLC
15 15 (5.81%) SEO
16 14 (5.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 105 (40.70%) JavaScript
2 77 (29.84%) C#
3 73 (28.29%) SQL
4 72 (27.91%) Java
5 57 (22.09%) PHP
6 38 (14.73%) C
7 37 (14.34%) Objective-C
8 27 (10.47%) C++
9 22 (8.53%) Apple Swift
10 11 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.49%) Ruby
12 7 (2.71%) XAML
13 6 (2.33%) VB
13 6 (2.33%) VB6
14 5 (1.94%) ABAP
14 5 (1.94%) PHP 7
14 5 (1.94%) XPath
15 3 (1.16%) Python
16 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.59%) Degree
2 8 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.16%) MCSE
5 2 (0.78%) MCP
5 2 (0.78%) MCSA
5 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.55%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.55%) WSUS
3 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.78%) SCCM
3 2 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.39%) Marathon
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 41 (15.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.14%) Adobe
2 21 (8.14%) Xamarin
3 16 (6.20%) Google
4 15 (5.81%) VMware
5 12 (4.65%) IBM
6 10 (3.88%) Apple
7 5 (1.94%) SAP
7 5 (1.94%) Syclo
8 4 (1.55%) Cisco
9 2 (0.78%) Citrix
9 2 (0.78%) CommVault
9 2 (0.78%) Lotus
9 2 (0.78%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.78%) Symantec
9 2 (0.78%) Zend
10 1 (0.39%) Capita
10 1 (0.39%) ConnectWise
10 1 (0.39%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.39%) Sophis