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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 90 85 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Android 30 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.71% 2.18% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.61% 8.78% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
394 433 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.42% 24.81% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 327 344 441
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Wilmslow -4 5 £42,500 +21.42%
Runcorn -5 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Knutsford - 2 £33,000 - 1
Chester +14 1 - - 1
Macclesfield -9 1 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
Crewe - 1 £24,500 - 1
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 76 (95.00%) Apple iOS
2 36 (45.00%) Java
3 34 (42.50%) Windows
4 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (37.50%) C++
6 29 (36.25%) Mobile App
7 25 (31.25%) .NET
8 24 (30.00%) C#
9 22 (27.50%) Subversion
9 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
10 21 (26.25%) C
11 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
11 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
11 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
11 18 (22.50%) OO
11 18 (22.50%) MVC
12 17 (21.25%) Degree
12 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
12 17 (21.25%) SQL
12 17 (21.25%) Mobile Development
13 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
14 15 (18.75%) HTML
14 15 (18.75%) Linux
15 14 (17.50%) CSS
15 14 (17.50%) Web Services
15 14 (17.50%) JUnit
15 14 (17.50%) jQuery
15 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (17.50%) Android Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9 (11.25%) Node.js
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.50%) Route 53
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 9 (11.25%) HTTP
2 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.75%) Wireless
4 2 (2.50%) GPRS
4 2 (2.50%) UMTS
5 1 (1.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.75%) Big Data
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQLite
5 5 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (27.50%) Subversion
1 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) JUnit
3 8 (10.00%) NUnit
4 3 (3.75%) Selenium
4 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) FlexUnit
5 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.25%) Appium
5 1 (1.25%) TestNG
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (63.75%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 16 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Applications Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.50%) Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Software Manager
9 5 (6.25%) IT Support
9 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
9 5 (6.25%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) .NET
2 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.75%) HTML
3 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 14 (17.50%) jQuery
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
4 14 (17.50%) CSS
5 12 (15.00%) J2SE
5 12 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (15.00%) HTML5
6 11 (13.75%) CSS3
7 9 (11.25%) WebSockets
7 9 (11.25%) WebRTC
7 9 (11.25%) AWT
8 7 (8.75%) JNI
8 7 (8.75%) XML
8 7 (8.75%) Dalvik
9 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (7.50%) WinForms
10 4 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Telematics
3 4 (5.00%) iPhone
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) iPad
4 3 (3.75%) STB
4 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 76 (95.00%) Apple iOS
2 34 (42.50%) Windows
3 15 (18.75%) Linux
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.75%) Windows CE
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) OO
2 18 (22.50%) MVC
3 17 (21.25%) Mobile Development
4 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.50%) Android Development
5 14 (17.50%) iOS Development
6 13 (16.25%) OOD
7 9 (11.25%) Memory Management
8 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.75%) ITIL
9 7 (8.75%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.75%) Reverse Engineering
10 5 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (6.25%) TDD
10 5 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (3.75%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.75%) Resource Management
11 3 (3.75%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) Java
2 30 (37.50%) C++
3 24 (30.00%) C#
4 21 (26.25%) C
5 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
6 17 (21.25%) SQL
7 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
8 10 (12.50%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) VB
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Citrix
3 5 (6.25%) Apple
4 2 (2.50%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) OpenText
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
6 Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago