Since Americans are consumed by their smartphones alone for about an hour per day (a figure that doesn’t even account for tablet/other electronic media usage), most companies need highly skilled mobile developers to adapt their website or service to mobile usage. Generally, enterprises and startups alike are adapting their products or services to the two biggest names in mobile technology: iOS and Android. Android is outpacing iOS in the job market by a landslide While both iOS and Android skills are highly in-demand, employers are hiring Android developers much faster and more often than any other professionals in mobile tech. Is this because the Android platform is better? Thats debatable. One thing is for sure: Hundreds of Android-supported mobile devices have blown up in popularity, and Android currently dominates the global market share. “The growth of the Android market has had a ripple effect on the job market,” says Matt Miller , CTO at CyberCoders , a subsidiary of On Assignment, Inc . “For mobile programmers who specialize and are familiar with the Android operating system, there is no better time to improve your Android skills and look for a job.” CyberCoders team of data scientists analyzed more than 3,700 mobile development job placements over the harga blackberry last two years. Below is a summary of the findings. Jobs posted for Android positions grew by 110% from 2012 to 2014, compared to 54% for iOS jobs.