Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 90 139
Rank change year-on-year -125 +49 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 81 315 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 3.13% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.13% 15.30% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 65 293 214
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £51,250 £53,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 1,579 2,059 2,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.26% 20.45% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,296 1,785 1,922
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -60 26 £34,000 - 10
Warwickshire +12 17 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Staffordshire +29 16 £30,000 -20.00%
Coventry 0 11 £38,750 -3.13%
Worcestershire -5 5 £28,500 -17.39% 5
Solihull +6 2 £38,750 +29.17%
Walsall 0 2 £37,500 -46.43% 1
Wolverhampton -9 2 £30,000 -13.04%
Sutton Coldfield -23 2 £45,000 +164.71% 1
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Shropshire -36 1 - -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 55 (67.90%) Apple iOS
2 38 (46.91%) Mobile App
3 34 (41.98%) Android Development
4 31 (38.27%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (38.27%) .NET
4 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (32.10%) Windows
6 25 (30.86%) C#
6 25 (30.86%) SQL
7 24 (29.63%) iOS Development
8 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
9 22 (27.16%) Java
10 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
11 19 (23.46%) Visual Studio
12 18 (22.22%) Scrum
13 16 (19.75%) HTML
14 15 (18.52%) CSS
15 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
16 13 (16.05%) Selenium
16 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (14.81%) SDLC
18 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 11 (13.58%) Xamarin
18 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
19 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
19 10 (12.35%) Apple
19 10 (12.35%) MVC
19 10 (12.35%) Entity Framework
19 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement

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 8 (9.88%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) Confluence
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) Drupal
4 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.47%) WordPress
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) nginx
5 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.35%) Google Play
3 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) Office 365
5 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.47%) Azure Functions
6 2 (2.47%) GitHub
6 2 (2.47%) SaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Serverless
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) LAN
2 3 (3.70%) WAN
3 2 (2.47%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.47%) DSL
3 2 (2.47%) MPLS
3 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) Spatial Data
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.47%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) Redis
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.46%) Visual Studio
3 13 (16.05%) Selenium
3 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (12.35%) Android Studio
5 9 (11.11%) NUnit
6 8 (9.88%) Protractor
7 7 (8.64%) JIRA
7 7 (8.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (4.94%) CircleCI
8 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.94%) JBehave
8 4 (4.94%) JUnit
8 4 (4.94%) PHPUnit
8 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.47%) fastlane
9 2 (2.47%) gulp
9 2 (2.47%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (2.47%) Maven
10 1 (1.23%) Moq
General
1 5 (6.17%) Legal
1 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Law
3 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (71.60%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Mobile Developer
3 15 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 14 (17.28%) Applications Developer
5 13 (16.05%) Android Developer
6 12 (14.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 10 (12.35%) iOS Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 8 (9.88%) C# Developer
9 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (8.64%) Analyst
10 7 (8.64%) iOS Android Developer
11 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
12 5 (6.17%) IT Support
13 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 4 (4.94%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (4.94%) Graduate Developer
13 4 (4.94%) Junior Developer
13 4 (4.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (38.27%) .NET
2 16 (19.75%) HTML
3 15 (18.52%) CSS
4 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
4 10 (12.35%) Entity Framework
5 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.11%) HTML5
6 8 (9.88%) Web Services
7 7 (8.64%) jQuery
8 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 6 (7.41%) CSS3
8 6 (7.41%) Node.js
8 6 (7.41%) REST
8 6 (7.41%) RESTful
8 6 (7.41%) Symfony
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.94%) GraphQL
10 4 (4.94%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (46.91%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.88%) iPhone
3 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.41%) User Experience
5 4 (4.94%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.94%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.94%) iPad
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.47%) CMDB
7 2 (2.47%) EMV
7 2 (2.47%) EPoS
7 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.23%) BYOD
8 1 (1.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.90%) Apple iOS
2 26 (32.10%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.47%) Linux
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Android Development
2 31 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.27%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (29.63%) iOS Development
4 18 (22.22%) Scrum
5 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
6 12 (14.81%) SDLC
7 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (12.35%) MVC
8 9 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 9 (11.11%) Software Delivery
9 8 (9.88%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (9.88%) DevOps
9 8 (9.88%) High Availability
9 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (9.88%) Migration
9 8 (9.88%) Web Development
10 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.86%) C#
1 25 (30.86%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) Java
3 19 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.88%) Python
5 7 (8.64%) PHP
6 6 (7.41%) Apple Swift
6 6 (7.41%) C++
6 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.94%) C
7 4 (4.94%) Kotlin
7 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.70%) VB
8 3 (3.70%) VB6
8 3 (3.70%) XAML
9 1 (1.23%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) Degree
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.17%) Docker
3 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) Xamarin
3 10 (12.35%) Apple
3 10 (12.35%) Google
4 9 (11.11%) MobileIron
5 8 (9.88%) VMware
6 3 (3.70%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.70%) Zend
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco
7 2 (2.47%) McAfee
7 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.47%) Sony
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.23%) Progress
8 1 (1.23%) Sophos
8 1 (1.23%) Symantec