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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 39 91 71
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -20
Permanent jobs citing Android 94 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.48% 2.15% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.36% 8.86% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73 32 45
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
440 440 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 25.67% 24.20% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 356 348 427
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 +27 34 £35,000 - 2
Runcorn +1 11 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Chester -10 6 £33,750 +3.84% 8
Wilmslow - 5 £57,500 -
Crewe - 4 £40,250 - 2
Daresbury -1 1 £17,250 -34.90%
Northwich -3 1 £62,500 +56.25%
Knutsford -4 1 £55,000 -12.00%
Frodsham - 1 £52,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 104 (81.89%) Apple iOS
2 64 (50.39%) Mobile App
3 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (39.37%) Windows
5 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
6 44 (34.65%) .NET
6 44 (34.65%) C#
7 39 (30.71%) SQL
7 39 (30.71%) Android Development
8 35 (27.56%) iOS Development
9 32 (25.20%) Java
10 31 (24.41%) HTML
10 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
11 29 (22.83%) Web Services
12 26 (20.47%) ASP.NET
13 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
13 23 (18.11%) SOAP
13 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
13 23 (18.11%) Windows Mobile
14 22 (17.32%) iPhone
14 22 (17.32%) HTML5
15 21 (16.54%) REST
15 21 (16.54%) XML
15 21 (16.54%) MS Project
15 21 (16.54%) MVC
16 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
16 20 (15.75%) Software Testing
17 19 (14.96%) .NET Framework
17 19 (14.96%) CSS
17 19 (14.96%) Apple

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (3.94%) WordPress
2 3 (2.36%) JBoss
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (18.11%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.54%) MS Project
3 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.30%) MS Office
4 8 (6.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) Route 53
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon Glacier
2 4 (3.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) GPRS
1 9 (7.09%) UMTS
2 3 (2.36%) Wireless
2 3 (2.36%) Broadband
3 2 (1.57%) Network Security
3 2 (1.57%) SNMP
3 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.57%) DNS
3 2 (1.57%) Intranet
3 2 (1.57%) Telnet
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (9.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (7.87%) MySQL
7 6 (4.72%) Big Data
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.51%) JUnit
3 5 (3.94%) JIRA
3 5 (3.94%) Selenium
3 5 (3.94%) Mercurial
3 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.15%) TestNG
5 3 (2.36%) Subversion
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.36%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.57%) MyEclipse
7 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.79%) Appium
General
1 12 (9.45%) Marketing
2 11 (8.66%) Games
3 8 (6.30%) Finance
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (58.27%) Developer
2 15 (11.81%) Software Developer
3 12 (9.45%) .NET Developer
3 12 (9.45%) C# Developer
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Developer
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Developer
4 11 (8.66%) Mobile Developer
5 10 (7.87%) Applications Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Software Manager
6 9 (7.09%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (6.30%) Technical Leader
7 8 (6.30%) Designer
8 7 (5.51%) UI Designer
8 7 (5.51%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Support Technician
9 6 (4.72%) Development Manager
9 6 (4.72%) IT Support
10 5 (3.94%) UX Designer
10 5 (3.94%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.65%) .NET
2 31 (24.41%) HTML
3 29 (22.83%) Web Services
4 26 (20.47%) ASP.NET
5 23 (18.11%) SOAP
6 22 (17.32%) HTML5
7 21 (16.54%) REST
7 21 (16.54%) XML
8 19 (14.96%) CSS
8 19 (14.96%) .NET Framework
9 17 (13.39%) WCF
9 17 (13.39%) WPF
9 17 (13.39%) Silverlight
9 17 (13.39%) WinForms
9 17 (13.39%) ServiceStack
9 17 (13.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (11.81%) Entity Framework
11 12 (9.45%) J2EE
12 8 (6.30%) CSS3
13 7 (5.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 64 (50.39%) Mobile App
2 22 (17.32%) iPhone
3 17 (13.39%) N-Tier
3 17 (13.39%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.66%) User Experience
4 11 (8.66%) iPad
5 10 (7.87%) Smartphone
5 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
6 9 (7.09%) Telematics
7 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.72%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.15%) Replication
9 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.57%) NHS
11 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.79%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.79%) BeagleBone
11 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 104 (81.89%) Apple iOS
2 50 (39.37%) Windows
3 23 (18.11%) Windows Mobile
4 19 (14.96%) Windows Phone
5 17 (13.39%) Windows Phone 7
6 12 (9.45%) Linux
7 11 (8.66%) Windows CE
8 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.94%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.57%) UNIX
10 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.71%) Android Development
3 35 (27.56%) iOS Development
4 21 (16.54%) MVC
5 20 (15.75%) Software Testing
6 17 (13.39%) MVVM
7 16 (12.60%) Software Engineering
8 15 (11.81%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (10.24%) Mobile Development
10 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (8.66%) Product Management
12 9 (7.09%) CRM
12 9 (7.09%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.30%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (5.51%) Validation
14 7 (5.51%) Scrum
15 6 (4.72%) ETL
16 5 (3.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.65%) C#
2 39 (30.71%) SQL
3 32 (25.20%) Java
4 20 (15.75%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.02%) Objective-C
6 12 (9.45%) VB
7 11 (8.66%) T-SQL
8 10 (7.87%) C++
9 7 (5.51%) PHP
10 3 (2.36%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.36%) Python
10 3 (2.36%) C
11 2 (1.57%) ANSI C
11 2 (1.57%) Ruby
12 1 (0.79%) PHP5
12 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.79%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Degree
2 4 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.57%) Data Guard
1 2 (1.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.96%) Apple
3 13 (10.24%) Adobe
3 13 (10.24%) Oracle
4 11 (8.66%) Google
5 6 (4.72%) Citrix
6 2 (1.57%) Sencha
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + car, bonus, fuel card
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 16,500 - 18,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago