The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 87 71 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Android 36 46 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.00% 2.68% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.28% 9.07% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
435 507 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.11% 29.58% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 342 432 542
Average salary £33,852 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,025 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Android
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Chester - 11 £32,500 - 2
Warrington -32 10 £35,000 -
Alderley Edge - 4 £38,750 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn +3 2 £32,500 -
Macclesfield +6 1 £20,500 -31.66% 1
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (68.49%) Apple iOS
2 36 (49.32%) HTML
3 35 (47.95%) CSS
4 30 (41.10%) C#
4 30 (41.10%) .NET
5 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
5 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET
5 28 (38.36%) Windows
6 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
7 26 (35.62%) Visual Studio
8 25 (34.25%) SQL
9 23 (31.51%) Mobile App
9 23 (31.51%) jQuery
10 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.40%) MVC
11 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (27.40%) Android Development
12 18 (24.66%) iOS Development
13 17 (23.29%) Java
14 15 (20.55%) Web Services
14 15 (20.55%) HTML5
15 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
16 12 (16.44%) XML
16 12 (16.44%) CSS3
16 12 (16.44%) Retail
17 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (15.07%) Windows Phone
17 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
18 10 (13.70%) Linux
19 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (10.96%) CMS
2 7 (9.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.22%) Drupal
3 6 (8.22%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.22%) concrete5
3 6 (8.22%) Confluence
3 6 (8.22%) Commerce Server
4 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.11%) Lync
6 2 (2.74%) nginx
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 2 (2.74%) Apache
6 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
7 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 5 (6.85%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.96%) VPN
3 5 (6.85%) HTTP
3 5 (6.85%) HTTPS
3 5 (6.85%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 2 (2.74%) GPRS
4 2 (2.74%) UMTS
5 1 (1.37%) Internet
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Visual Studio
2 11 (15.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.96%) JIRA
3 8 (10.96%) Eclipse
4 7 (9.59%) Subversion
5 5 (6.85%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (6.85%) JUnit
6 4 (5.48%) Maven
6 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.74%) Xcode
8 1 (1.37%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (16.44%) Retail
2 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (65.75%) Developer
2 16 (21.92%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (16.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Applications Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Designer
8 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Junior Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Junior
9 6 (8.22%) UI Developer
9 6 (8.22%) UI Programmer
9 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Digital Designer
10 5 (6.85%) Digital Designer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Designer
10 5 (6.85%) Junior Applications Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (49.32%) HTML
2 35 (47.95%) CSS
3 30 (41.10%) .NET
4 28 (38.36%) ASP.NET
5 23 (31.51%) jQuery
6 15 (20.55%) Web Services
6 15 (20.55%) HTML5
7 12 (16.44%) XML
7 12 (16.44%) CSS3
8 9 (12.33%) LINQ
9 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (8.22%) Silverlight
10 6 (8.22%) Spring
10 6 (8.22%) Spring MVC
10 6 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.22%) Backbone.js
11 5 (6.85%) J2SE
11 5 (6.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.96%) iPhone
3 6 (8.22%) FMCG
4 5 (6.85%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.11%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (2.74%) Wiki
8 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.37%) STB
Operating Systems
1 50 (68.49%) Apple iOS
2 28 (38.36%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Windows Phone
4 10 (13.70%) Linux
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (4.11%) UNIX
8 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.74%) Windows CE
10 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) MVC
1 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (27.40%) Android Development
2 18 (24.66%) iOS Development
3 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.33%) Scrum
4 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (10.96%) OO
5 7 (9.59%) Web Development
6 6 (8.22%) Kanban
6 6 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
6 6 (8.22%) SEO
7 5 (6.85%) B2B
7 5 (6.85%) B2C
7 5 (6.85%) OOD
7 5 (6.85%) MVVM
7 5 (6.85%) Time Management
7 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) C#
2 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.25%) SQL
4 17 (23.29%) Java
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.59%) C
7 5 (6.85%) C++
8 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.11%) Perl
10 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.37%) PHP
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Apple
2 7 (9.59%) Sitecore
3 6 (8.22%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.22%) Telerik
3 6 (8.22%) ATG
3 6 (8.22%) IBM
4 5 (6.85%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle
5 4 (5.48%) SAP
5 4 (5.48%) Avaya
5 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.74%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.74%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) NetApp
7 1 (1.37%) Facebook
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