Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 142 119
Rank change year-on-year -42 -23 +38
Permanent jobs citing Android 103 213 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.29% 2.16% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 10.57% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 69 190 229
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,975 £23,000
90th Percentile £53,050 £57,500 £49,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,624 2,016 2,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.26% 20.44% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 1,640 1,771
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 -1 39 £35,500 -11.25% 3
Warwickshire -5 23 £49,440 +41.26% 2
Staffordshire +27 16 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Worcestershire -27 10 £26,250 -16.67%
Coventry +12 7 £35,000 -20.45%
Walsall +2 2 £37,500 -46.43% 2
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £29,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 70 (67.96%) Apple iOS
2 42 (40.78%) Mobile App
3 38 (36.89%) .NET
4 35 (33.98%) HTML
4 35 (33.98%) SQL
5 33 (32.04%) C#
6 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
7 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (28.16%) HTML5
7 29 (28.16%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (25.24%) Android Development
8 26 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (25.24%) Java
8 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
9 24 (23.30%) Google
10 22 (21.36%) CSS
11 21 (20.39%) Windows
11 21 (20.39%) Scrum
11 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
12 20 (19.42%) Node.js
13 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET
14 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (17.48%) RESTful
15 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.50%) IT Strategy
16 16 (15.53%) Decision-Making
16 16 (15.53%) SDLC
17 15 (14.56%) Selenium
17 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
18 14 (13.59%) Mathematics

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 10 (9.71%) IIS
2 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.88%) Confluence
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 2 (1.94%) Drupal
5 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.94%) WordPress
6 1 (0.97%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.97%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (25.24%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (17.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (12.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 13 (12.62%) Serverless
4 11 (10.68%) Google Play
5 8 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (5.83%) SaaS
7 3 (2.91%) GitHub
7 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) LAN
2 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.91%) WAN
3 1 (0.97%) DSL
3 1 (0.97%) Intranet
3 1 (0.97%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.94%) MySQL
5 1 (0.97%) Power BI
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Selenium
3 14 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
4 10 (9.71%) Protractor
5 9 (8.74%) JIRA
6 8 (7.77%) NUnit
7 7 (6.80%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.80%) JBehave
8 4 (3.88%) CircleCI
8 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.88%) JUnit
8 4 (3.88%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.91%) JMeter
9 3 (2.91%) Ranorex
9 3 (2.91%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.94%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.94%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.94%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (12.62%) Automotive
2 8 (7.77%) Legal
3 3 (2.91%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Publishing
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
4 2 (1.94%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.28%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) .NET Developer
3 14 (13.59%) Applications Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Designer
4 13 (12.62%) Mobile Developer
4 13 (12.62%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Android Developer
5 12 (11.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Analyst
7 10 (9.71%) Interface Designer
8 9 (8.74%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.74%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 8 (7.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.85%) Graduate
11 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.85%) SQL Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.89%) .NET
2 35 (33.98%) HTML
3 29 (28.16%) HTML5
4 22 (21.36%) CSS
5 20 (19.42%) Node.js
6 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET
7 18 (17.48%) RESTful
8 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
9 11 (10.68%) Web Services
10 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (8.74%) Spring
11 8 (7.77%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.77%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.77%) XML
12 7 (6.80%) Ajax
12 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (6.80%) CSS3
12 7 (6.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (5.83%) Backbone.js
13 6 (5.83%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 42 (40.78%) Mobile App
2 13 (12.62%) Cloud Native
2 13 (12.62%) Smart City
3 6 (5.83%) iPhone
4 5 (4.85%) Internet of Things
4 5 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.85%) User Experience
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.94%) CMDB
6 2 (1.94%) EPoS
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.94%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.97%) BYOD
7 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (67.96%) Apple iOS
2 21 (20.39%) Windows
3 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.83%) Windows 8
4 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (28.16%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (25.24%) Android Development
3 21 (20.39%) Scrum
4 17 (16.50%) IT Strategy
5 16 (15.53%) Decision-Making
5 16 (15.53%) SDLC
6 14 (13.59%) Mathematics
6 14 (13.59%) MVC
7 13 (12.62%) API Design
7 13 (12.62%) OO
7 13 (12.62%) Quantitative Analysis
7 13 (12.62%) Software Architecture
8 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.65%) DevOps
8 12 (11.65%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.68%) High Availability
9 11 (10.68%) iOS Development
10 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) SQL
2 33 (32.04%) C#
3 26 (25.24%) Java
3 26 (25.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.59%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.65%) VB
5 12 (11.65%) VB6
6 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.71%) Objective-C
8 7 (6.80%) Python
9 6 (5.83%) PHP
10 5 (4.85%) Apple Swift
10 5 (4.85%) C
10 5 (4.85%) Dart
11 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.91%) Groovy
11 3 (2.91%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.94%) ES6
12 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.94%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.77%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (5.83%) Docker
4 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.94%) XenApp
4 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.91%) Puppet
2 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Google
2 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) VMware
4 8 (7.77%) Apple
4 8 (7.77%) MobileIron
5 6 (5.83%) DevExpress
5 6 (5.83%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.91%) Castleton
6 3 (2.91%) Cisco
6 3 (2.91%) Northgate
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle
6 3 (2.91%) Orchard
7 2 (1.94%) Citrix
7 2 (1.94%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.94%) Sony
7 2 (1.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.97%) McAfee
8 1 (0.97%) Progress