Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > West Midlands
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 85 158
Rank change year-on-year -77 +73 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 159 313 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.68% 3.21% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.27% 15.00% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 135 285 200
West Midlands median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £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 1,922 2,086 2,362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.31% 21.38% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,523 1,806 1,976
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,563 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -63 34 £42,500 +28.68% 11
Warwickshire +10 32 £32,500 -4.41% 6
Coventry -33 18 £44,000 +25.71% 8
Worcestershire +26 16 £28,500 -18.57% 3
Solihull -14 13 £30,000 -16.67%
Staffordshire -5 10 £43,750 +16.67% 7
Halesowen - 9 £22,500 - 6
Shropshire -22 7 £40,000 +14.29% 2
Herefordshire +21 4 £54,000 +116.00%
Wolverhampton -20 4 £44,500 +21.09% 2
Walsall -1 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Dudley - 1 £34,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 94 (59.12%) Apple iOS
2 71 (44.65%) JavaScript
3 62 (38.99%) CSS
4 59 (37.11%) HTML
5 57 (35.85%) Android Development
6 55 (34.59%) Mobile App
7 52 (32.70%) C#
8 50 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (30.19%) SQL
10 45 (28.30%) Windows
11 43 (27.04%) .NET
12 40 (25.16%) iOS Development
13 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
14 38 (23.90%) Web Services
15 37 (23.27%) Java
16 34 (21.38%) User Experience
17 33 (20.75%) Web Development
18 31 (19.50%) Scrum
19 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
19 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
20 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (17.61%) MySQL
21 27 (16.98%) MVC
21 27 (16.98%) jQuery
22 25 (15.72%) Software Engineering
22 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
23 23 (14.47%) Visual Studio
23 23 (14.47%) PHP
23 23 (14.47%) Mobile Development
24 22 (13.84%) HTML5

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 (6.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.40%) WordPress
3 6 (3.77%) Confluence
4 5 (3.14%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.14%) JBoss
4 5 (3.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.14%) WildFly
5 3 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) Marvel
7 1 (0.63%) nginx
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.89%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.89%) Moqups
5 2 (1.26%) Blender
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.63%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) SAP CRM
1 5 (3.14%) SAP MM
1 5 (3.14%) SAP PM
1 5 (3.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.18%) SaaS
3 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.92%) PaaS
4 8 (5.03%) Bluemix
4 8 (5.03%) IaaS
4 8 (5.03%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (3.77%) Office 365
6 2 (1.26%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.26%) Serverless
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.63%) Google Play
7 1 (0.63%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.29%) Wireless
2 9 (5.66%) LAN
2 9 (5.66%) WAN
3 7 (4.40%) RFID
4 5 (3.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.52%) DHCP
5 4 (2.52%) DSL
5 4 (2.52%) Firewall
5 4 (2.52%) MPLS
5 4 (2.52%) VoIP
5 4 (2.52%) VPN
6 3 (1.89%) ATM
6 3 (1.89%) DNS
7 2 (1.26%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.26%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.26%) SSH
7 2 (1.26%) SSL
8 1 (0.63%) SMTP
8 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (17.61%) MySQL
3 17 (10.69%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.81%) Big Data
5 12 (7.55%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.40%) CouchDB
7 6 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.14%) GIS
8 5 (3.14%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.14%) SQLite
9 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.89%) Spatial Data
11 2 (1.26%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (1.26%) Redis
12 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.63%) DataStax
12 1 (0.63%) Power BI
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.47%) Visual Studio
3 19 (11.95%) Android Studio
4 18 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.03%) JIRA
5 8 (5.03%) JSUnit
5 8 (5.03%) JUnit
5 8 (5.03%) Xcode
6 7 (4.40%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.14%) JBehave
7 5 (3.14%) Mockito
8 3 (1.89%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.89%) Subversion
8 3 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.26%) Ant
9 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.26%) Maven
9 2 (1.26%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.26%) NSubstitute
9 2 (1.26%) NUnit
General
1 21 (13.21%) Games
2 15 (9.43%) Retail
3 11 (6.92%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.77%) Marketing
5 4 (2.52%) Advertising
6 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.26%) Automotive
7 2 (1.26%) Billing
7 2 (1.26%) Finance
7 2 (1.26%) French Language
7 2 (1.26%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 87 (54.72%) Developer
2 24 (15.09%) .NET Developer
3 15 (9.43%) Applications Developer
3 15 (9.43%) Designer
3 15 (9.43%) UI Designer
4 13 (8.18%) PHP Developer
5 12 (7.55%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.29%) Android Developer
7 10 (6.29%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (6.29%) Junior
7 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
8 9 (5.66%) Interface Designer
8 9 (5.66%) Mobile Developer
9 8 (5.03%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.03%) iOS Developer
9 8 (5.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 7 (4.40%) IT Support
10 7 (4.40%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (38.99%) CSS
2 59 (37.11%) HTML
3 43 (27.04%) .NET
4 38 (23.90%) Web Services
5 27 (16.98%) jQuery
6 25 (15.72%) ASP.NET
7 22 (13.84%) HTML5
8 20 (12.58%) AngularJS
9 16 (10.06%) .NET Framework
9 16 (10.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (9.43%) CSS3
10 15 (9.43%) Entity Framework
10 15 (9.43%) RESTful
11 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (8.18%) Node.js
13 11 (6.92%) OAuth
14 10 (6.29%) LESS
15 8 (5.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (4.40%) Android SDK
16 7 (4.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 55 (34.59%) Mobile App
2 34 (21.38%) User Experience
3 10 (6.29%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (5.03%) iPhone
5 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.77%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.14%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.52%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.89%) iPad
9 3 (1.89%) Tandem
10 2 (1.26%) Animation
10 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.26%) Oculus Rift
10 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 94 (59.12%) Apple iOS
2 45 (28.30%) Windows
3 11 (6.92%) Windows 7
3 11 (6.92%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.66%) Linux
4 9 (5.66%) Windows 10
5 8 (5.03%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (3.77%) Unix
7 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.85%) Android Development
2 50 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.16%) iOS Development
4 33 (20.75%) Web Development
5 31 (19.50%) Scrum
6 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (16.98%) MVC
8 25 (15.72%) Software Engineering
9 23 (14.47%) Mobile Development
10 22 (13.84%) Unit Testing
11 17 (10.69%) Wireframes
12 15 (9.43%) TDD
13 13 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (8.18%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (6.92%) CRM
16 10 (6.29%) Mathematics
17 9 (5.66%) Kanban
17 9 (5.66%) Logistics
17 9 (5.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (44.65%) JavaScript
2 52 (32.70%) C#
3 48 (30.19%) SQL
4 37 (23.27%) Java
5 23 (14.47%) PHP
6 12 (7.55%) C++
7 10 (6.29%) C
8 9 (5.66%) Apple Swift
9 6 (3.77%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.14%) ABAP
10 5 (3.14%) Kotlin
10 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.52%) Java 9
11 4 (2.52%) Python
11 4 (2.52%) Ruby
11 4 (2.52%) XAML
12 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.26%) Go
13 2 (1.26%) Perl
13 2 (1.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.43%) Degree
2 6 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.26%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.26%) MCSA
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.26%) SCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.66%) Docker
3 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.52%) AirWatch
2 4 (2.52%) Plesk
2 4 (2.52%) WSUS
3 3 (1.89%) Marathon
3 3 (1.89%) SCCM
4 2 (1.26%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.95%) Xamarin
3 13 (8.18%) Apple
4 11 (6.92%) Google
5 8 (5.03%) IBM
6 6 (3.77%) Adobe
6 6 (3.77%) Cisco
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle
7 5 (3.14%) SAP
7 5 (3.14%) Syclo
7 5 (3.14%) VMware
8 4 (2.52%) ConnectWise
9 2 (1.26%) Citrix
9 2 (1.26%) Fujitsu
9 2 (1.26%) Kaseya
9 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.26%) Sophis
9 2 (1.26%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.26%) Zend
10 1 (0.63%) Symantec