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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Android 35 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.98% 2.59% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.20% 8.75% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 53
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £70,500 £57,000
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
427 514 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.18% 29.59% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 332 440 557
Average salary £33,926 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 23 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 23 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 - 1
Warrington -29 10 £35,000 -
Alderley Edge - 4 £38,750 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Runcorn +4 2 £32,500 - 2
Daresbury - 1 £26,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 49 (68.06%) Apple iOS
2 34 (47.22%) HTML
3 33 (45.83%) CSS
4 29 (40.28%) C#
4 29 (40.28%) .NET
5 28 (38.89%) Windows
6 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
7 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
8 25 (34.72%) Visual Studio
9 23 (31.94%) SQL
10 22 (30.56%) Mobile App
10 22 (30.56%) jQuery
11 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 20 (27.78%) MVC
12 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (27.78%) Android Development
13 18 (25.00%) iOS Development
14 17 (23.61%) Java
15 15 (20.83%) HTML5
16 14 (19.44%) Web Services
17 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
18 12 (16.67%) XML
18 12 (16.67%) CSS3
19 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (15.28%) Retail
20 10 (13.89%) Windows Phone
20 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
21 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
21 9 (12.50%) Linux

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (11.11%) CMS
2 7 (9.72%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.33%) Commerce Server
3 6 (8.33%) Confluence
3 6 (8.33%) concrete5
3 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.33%) Drupal
3 6 (8.33%) WordPress
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.17%) Lync
6 2 (2.78%) ColdFusion
6 2 (2.78%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
2 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.78%) MS Project
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.11%) VPN
3 5 (6.94%) HTTPS
3 5 (6.94%) HTTP
4 4 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (2.78%) Wireless
5 2 (2.78%) NAS
5 2 (2.78%) GPRS
5 2 (2.78%) UMTS
6 1 (1.39%) WAN
6 1 (1.39%) LAN
6 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Visual Studio
2 11 (15.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 8 (11.11%) JIRA
4 7 (9.72%) Subversion
5 5 (6.94%) Dreamweaver
5 5 (6.94%) JUnit
6 4 (5.56%) Maven
6 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.78%) Xcode
8 1 (1.39%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (15.28%) Retail
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Applications Developer
7 8 (11.11%) Designer
8 7 (9.72%) Junior Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.72%) Junior
9 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) UI Developer
9 6 (8.33%) UI Programmer
10 5 (6.94%) Senior Digital Designer
10 5 (6.94%) Senior Designer
10 5 (6.94%) Digital Designer
10 5 (6.94%) Junior Applications Developer
10 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) HTML
2 33 (45.83%) CSS
3 29 (40.28%) .NET
4 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 22 (30.56%) jQuery
6 15 (20.83%) HTML5
7 14 (19.44%) Web Services
8 12 (16.67%) XML
8 12 (16.67%) CSS3
9 8 (11.11%) LINQ
10 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.33%) Silverlight
11 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.33%) Spring MVC
11 6 (8.33%) Backbone.js
11 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.33%) Spring
12 5 (6.94%) J2SE
12 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.72%) iPhone
3 6 (8.33%) FMCG
4 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Wiki
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) STB
Operating Systems
1 49 (68.06%) Apple iOS
2 28 (38.89%) Windows
3 10 (13.89%) Windows Phone
4 9 (12.50%) Linux
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Phone 8
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (4.17%) UNIX
7 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.78%) Windows CE
9 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) MVC
1 20 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (27.78%) Android Development
2 18 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 9 (12.50%) Scrum
3 9 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.11%) OO
4 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.72%) Web Development
6 6 (8.33%) Kanban
6 6 (8.33%) SEO
6 6 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (6.94%) Time Management
7 5 (6.94%) MVVM
7 5 (6.94%) OOD
7 5 (6.94%) B2B
7 5 (6.94%) B2C
7 5 (6.94%) Project Management
7 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) C#
2 26 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.94%) SQL
4 17 (23.61%) Java
5 7 (9.72%) C
5 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.94%) C++
7 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Apple
2 7 (9.72%) Sitecore
3 6 (8.33%) ATG
3 6 (8.33%) IBM
3 6 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 5 (6.94%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Telerik
5 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.56%) Avaya
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Adobe
6 2 (2.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
7 1 (1.39%) Facebook
Runcorn, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago