The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 92 71 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +36
Permanent jobs citing Android 36 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.85% 2.90% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.84% 11.00% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 25
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Android
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
459 418 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.53% 26.34% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 358 359 431
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Android
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Cheshire region.

Android Salary Trend in Cheshire

Android
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Android Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Android
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -33 11 £35,000 - 4
Macclesfield +7 8 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Chester - 6 £33,750 - 4
Knutsford - 6 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £39,500 - 1
Runcorn +1 1 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Northwich - 1 £40,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 56 (82.35%) Apple iOS
2 38 (55.88%) HTML
2 38 (55.88%) CSS
3 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
4 34 (50.00%) .NET
5 33 (48.53%) Windows
6 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
6 31 (45.59%) C#
7 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
8 27 (39.71%) SQL
9 26 (38.24%) jQuery
10 23 (33.82%) MVC
10 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (32.35%) Mobile App
12 21 (30.88%) Android Development
13 20 (29.41%) Visual Studio
14 19 (27.94%) iOS Development
15 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
16 17 (25.00%) Java
16 17 (25.00%) Linux
16 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 16 (23.53%) Web Services
18 15 (22.06%) Retail
18 15 (22.06%) User Experience
18 15 (22.06%) HTML5
19 13 (19.12%) CSS3
20 12 (17.65%) Subversion
21 11 (16.18%) Scrum
21 11 (16.18%) XML
21 11 (16.18%) C++

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.29%) Node.js
2 6 (8.82%) concrete5
2 6 (8.82%) Confluence
2 6 (8.82%) Drupal
2 6 (8.82%) WordPress
2 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (8.82%) Commerce Server
2 6 (8.82%) CMS
2 6 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) Flash Media Server
4 3 (4.41%) Lync
5 2 (2.94%) nginx
5 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.29%) VPN
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
4 3 (4.41%) HTTP
5 2 (2.94%) NAS
6 1 (1.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.35%) Big Data
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.41%) MySQL
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.65%) Subversion
3 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
4 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (11.76%) JIRA
6 6 (8.82%) JUnit
7 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.88%) NUnit
8 4 (5.88%) Maven
9 3 (4.41%) Selenium
9 3 (4.41%) FlexUnit
10 1 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (1.47%) Axure RP
10 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 15 (22.06%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) .NET Developer
3 13 (19.12%) C# Developer
3 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (19.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (16.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Senior Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Applications Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Junior
6 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.82%) UI Developer
7 6 (8.82%) UI Programmer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Junior Applications Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Designer
10 3 (4.41%) Interaction Designer
10 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.41%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) HTML
1 38 (55.88%) CSS
2 34 (50.00%) .NET
3 31 (45.59%) ASP.NET
4 26 (38.24%) jQuery
5 16 (23.53%) Web Services
6 15 (22.06%) HTML5
7 13 (19.12%) CSS3
8 11 (16.18%) XML
9 9 (13.24%) LINQ
10 8 (11.76%) XSLT
11 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (10.29%) WebSockets
11 7 (10.29%) WebRTC
12 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
12 6 (8.82%) Spring
12 6 (8.82%) Spring MVC
13 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Mobile App
2 15 (22.06%) User Experience
3 6 (8.82%) FMCG
3 6 (8.82%) iPhone
4 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) Apple iOS
2 33 (48.53%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Phone 8
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Phone
5 4 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.41%) UNIX
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) MVC
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Android Development
3 19 (27.94%) iOS Development
4 11 (16.18%) Scrum
5 8 (11.76%) OO
5 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.29%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.82%) Web Development
7 6 (8.82%) Kanban
7 6 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.88%) MVVM
8 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
2 31 (45.59%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) SQL
4 18 (26.47%) T-SQL
5 17 (25.00%) Java
6 11 (16.18%) C++
7 5 (7.35%) C
8 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.47%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Telerik
3 6 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) ATG
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
5 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 4 (5.88%) Avaya
5 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.88%) VMware
6 3 (4.41%) Adobe
7 2 (2.94%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.94%) Open Text
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) Apple
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable, Plus B
Posted: 14 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago