Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 160 169
Rank change year-on-year +67 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Android 324 206 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.20% 1.80% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.61% 9.00% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 307 206 149
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £53,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% -

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 2076 2290 2216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.50% 20.03% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1817 1916 1921
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +25 105 £34,000 -15.00% 4
Shropshire +38 46 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Warwickshire +28 46 £40,000 - 3
Halesowen - 31 £27,500 - 1
Coventry +38 28 £40,000 -8.05% 2
Wolverhampton +17 20 £34,500 +9.52%
Staffordshire -19 16 £33,750 +7.14%
Solihull -2 5 £30,000 -21.05%
Walsall +3 3 £70,000 +122.22%
Worcestershire -4 3 £23,250 +29.17% 1
Wednesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Sutton Coldfield +7 1 £17,000 -39.82%
Herefordshire -18 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Dudley - 1 £19,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Android.

1 239 (73.77%) Apple iOS
2 141 (43.52%) HTML
3 139 (42.90%) CSS
3 139 (42.90%) Mobile App
4 137 (42.28%) Android Development
5 121 (37.35%) Java
6 109 (33.64%) JavaScript
7 96 (29.63%) iOS Development
8 88 (27.16%) HTML5
9 84 (25.93%) Git (software)
10 80 (24.69%) SQL
10 80 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (23.77%) C#
12 74 (22.84%) PHP
13 70 (21.60%) Objective-C
14 69 (21.30%) AngularJS
15 68 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
16 65 (20.06%) JSON
17 64 (19.75%) Xcode
17 64 (19.75%) Electronics
17 64 (19.75%) Android SDK
18 63 (19.44%) Mobile Development
18 63 (19.44%) REST
19 61 (18.83%) Android Studio
20 60 (18.52%) MySQL
21 59 (18.21%) C
22 58 (17.90%) Web Services
23 56 (17.28%) XML
23 56 (17.28%) .NET
24 54 (16.67%) User Experience

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 24 (7.41%) WordPress
2 18 (5.56%) Confluence
3 11 (3.40%) Apache
3 11 (3.40%) CMS
4 10 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.09%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.09%) nginx
5 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.93%) Drupal
6 3 (0.93%) GlassFish
6 3 (0.93%) JBoss
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.93%) SAS
6 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.93%) WildFly
7 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (7.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (9.57%) GitHub
3 30 (9.26%) npm
4 26 (8.02%) SaaS
5 25 (7.72%) Google Play
6 23 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (3.70%) Bluemix
7 12 (3.70%) IaaS
7 12 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
7 12 (3.70%) PaaS
8 10 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (3.09%) Amazon S3
8 10 (3.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.31%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.86%) RFID
2 15 (4.63%) ATM
3 13 (4.01%) LAN
3 13 (4.01%) WAN
4 12 (3.70%) WLAN
5 11 (3.40%) Wireless
6 5 (1.54%) Bluetooth
6 5 (1.54%) VPN
7 4 (1.23%) Firewall
7 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.93%) Skype
8 3 (0.93%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.62%) 4G
9 2 (0.62%) DNS
9 2 (0.62%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.62%) VoIP
9 2 (0.62%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.31%) DHCP
10 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (18.52%) MySQL
2 48 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 29 (8.95%) SQL Server
4 25 (7.72%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.70%) CouchDB
7 12 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.85%) Big Data
11 5 (1.54%) SQLite
12 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 84 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 64 (19.75%) Xcode
3 61 (18.83%) Android Studio
4 33 (10.19%) gulp
4 33 (10.19%) webpack
5 31 (9.57%) GitLab
6 30 (9.26%) JUnit
7 26 (8.02%) Eclipse
8 18 (5.56%) JIRA
9 12 (3.70%) JSUnit
10 11 (3.40%) PHPUnit
11 10 (3.09%) PhantomJS
12 8 (2.47%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.54%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.93%) Hudson
14 3 (0.93%) JBehave
14 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.93%) Subversion
15 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 64 (19.75%) Electronics
2 53 (16.36%) Retail
3 43 (13.27%) Telecoms
4 42 (12.96%) Games
5 41 (12.65%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.09%) Advertising
6 10 (3.09%) Finance
7 8 (2.47%) Automotive
8 3 (0.93%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 218 (67.28%) Developer
2 76 (23.46%) Android Developer
3 65 (20.06%) Applications Developer
4 50 (15.43%) Mobile Developer
5 43 (13.27%) iOS Developer
6 39 (12.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 32 (9.88%) HTML CSS Developer
7 32 (9.88%) HTML Developer
7 32 (9.88%) Java Developer
7 32 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (9.26%) Java Android Developer
9 26 (8.02%) iOS Android Developer
10 25 (7.72%) .NET Developer
10 25 (7.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 25 (7.72%) PHP Developer
11 22 (6.79%) Designer
11 22 (6.79%) Full Stack Developer
11 22 (6.79%) UI Designer
12 18 (5.56%) UI/UX Designer
12 18 (5.56%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (43.52%) HTML
2 139 (42.90%) CSS
3 88 (27.16%) HTML5
4 69 (21.30%) AngularJS
5 65 (20.06%) JSON
6 64 (19.75%) Android SDK
7 63 (19.44%) REST
8 58 (17.90%) Web Services
9 56 (17.28%) .NET
9 56 (17.28%) XML
10 53 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 47 (14.51%) iOS SDK
12 45 (13.89%) SOAP
13 39 (12.04%) Apache Cordova
14 37 (11.42%) PhoneGap
14 37 (11.42%) React
15 34 (10.49%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 31 (9.57%) Backbone.js
17 27 (8.33%) Node.js
18 24 (7.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 139 (42.90%) Mobile App
2 54 (16.67%) User Experience
3 20 (6.17%) BBC
4 19 (5.86%) Mobile Computing
5 14 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (4.01%) iPhone
7 12 (3.70%) Mobile Games
7 12 (3.70%) Private Cloud
8 11 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.40%) iPad
9 10 (3.09%) Blackberry
9 10 (3.09%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.93%) EMV
10 3 (0.93%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.93%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 239 (73.77%) Apple iOS
2 52 (16.05%) Windows
3 27 (8.33%) Linux
4 15 (4.63%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.47%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.16%) Unix
7 7 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.23%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (42.28%) Android Development
2 96 (29.63%) iOS Development
3 80 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (19.44%) Mobile Development
6 52 (16.05%) Scrum
7 41 (12.65%) Web Development
8 38 (11.73%) Mobile Application Development
8 38 (11.73%) Unit Testing
9 33 (10.19%) Test Automation
10 30 (9.26%) MVC
10 30 (9.26%) OO
11 29 (8.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 29 (8.95%) E-Commerce
12 28 (8.64%) TDD
13 25 (7.72%) Front End Development
14 19 (5.86%) Change Management
14 19 (5.86%) SDLC
15 18 (5.56%) Wireframes
16 17 (5.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (37.35%) Java
2 109 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 80 (24.69%) SQL
4 77 (23.77%) C#
5 74 (22.84%) PHP
6 70 (21.60%) Objective-C
7 59 (18.21%) C
8 44 (13.58%) Apple Swift
9 28 (8.64%) C++
10 20 (6.17%) VB
11 19 (5.86%) VB.NET
12 17 (5.25%) Ruby
13 14 (4.32%) VB6
14 10 (3.09%) PHP 7
14 10 (3.09%) Python
14 10 (3.09%) XPath
15 6 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.85%) XAML
16 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (7.10%) Degree
2 11 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.54%) MOS
4 4 (1.23%) MCSE
4 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.93%) MCP
5 3 (0.93%) MCSA
6 2 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.25%) Docker
3 5 (1.54%) vSphere
4 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.93%) XenApp
5 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (4.01%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.16%) SCCM
3 6 (1.85%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.62%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (12.96%) Adobe
1 42 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.64%) Google
3 19 (5.86%) Xamarin
4 18 (5.56%) Apple
5 17 (5.25%) VMware
6 12 (3.70%) IBM
7 6 (1.85%) SOTI
8 5 (1.54%) Citrix
9 4 (1.23%) Dell
10 3 (0.93%) Acronis
10 3 (0.93%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.93%) Juniper
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle
11 2 (0.62%) CommVault
11 2 (0.62%) HP
11 2 (0.62%) Lotus
11 2 (0.62%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.62%) Telerik
11 2 (0.62%) Wyse