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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 91 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Android 35 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.02% 2.01% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.28% 7.91% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 15
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
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
377 468 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.78% 25.39% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 307 364 454
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 £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +6 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Warrington +7 4 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Chester +13 3 £37,500 -1.31% 10
Runcorn -4 3 £40,000 - 1
Macclesfield +1 1 - - 1
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
Crewe - 1 £24,500 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 75 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 35 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 34 (42.50%) Java
4 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (37.50%) Windows
6 28 (35.00%) .NET
7 27 (33.75%) C#
7 27 (33.75%) C++
8 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
9 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 21 (26.25%) HTML
11 20 (25.00%) Subversion
11 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 18 (22.50%) HTML5
12 18 (22.50%) MVC
12 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
12 18 (22.50%) OO
13 17 (21.25%) SQL
13 17 (21.25%) C
13 17 (21.25%) Android Development
14 16 (20.00%) iOS Development
14 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
14 16 (20.00%) CSS
14 16 (20.00%) Web Services
14 16 (20.00%) Degree
15 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
16 14 (17.50%) Linux
16 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (17.50%) jQuery
16 14 (17.50%) Mobile Development

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (3.75%) WordPress
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.25%) Flash Media Server
3 1 (1.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) 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 7 (8.75%) HTTP
1 7 (8.75%) TCP/IP
1 7 (8.75%) HTTPS
2 3 (3.75%) Wireless
3 2 (2.50%) GPRS
3 2 (2.50%) UMTS
3 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.25%) Broadband
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) Big Data
3 10 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQLite
4 6 (7.50%) MySQL
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.25%) DB2
7 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Subversion
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.00%) JUnit
3 8 (10.00%) NUnit
4 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) TestNG
6 1 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.25%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.25%) FlexUnit
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (1.25%) Appium
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Legal
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (67.50%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Applications Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 14 (17.50%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Security Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (6.25%) IT Support
10 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Security Analyst
10 5 (6.25%) Support Technician
10 5 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
11 4 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) .NET
2 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (26.25%) HTML
4 18 (22.50%) HTML5
5 16 (20.00%) CSS
5 16 (20.00%) Web Services
6 14 (17.50%) jQuery
7 13 (16.25%) .NET Framework
7 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.00%) CSS3
9 10 (12.50%) J2SE
10 9 (11.25%) XML
10 9 (11.25%) WebSockets
10 9 (11.25%) WebRTC
11 7 (8.75%) Dalvik
11 7 (8.75%) JNI
11 7 (8.75%) AWT
12 6 (7.50%) SOAP
13 5 (6.25%) WinForms
13 5 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Telematics
3 4 (5.00%) iPhone
3 4 (5.00%) iPad
4 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.75%) STB
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.50%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.25%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 75 (93.75%) Apple iOS
2 30 (37.50%) Windows
3 14 (17.50%) Linux
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.00%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.75%) Windows Phone 7
7 3 (3.75%) Windows CE
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) OO
2 18 (22.50%) MVC
3 17 (21.25%) Android Development
4 16 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 16 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.50%) Mobile Development
6 12 (15.00%) OOD
7 10 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.75%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (8.75%) Memory Management
9 5 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (5.00%) MVVM
10 4 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.00%) TDD
10 4 (5.00%) ITIL
10 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) C#
2 27 (33.75%) C++
3 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 17 (21.25%) SQL
4 17 (21.25%) C
5 11 (13.75%) Objective-C
6 10 (12.50%) Apple Swift
7 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.25%) VB
8 5 (6.25%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.25%) Python
9 1 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Apple
4 5 (6.25%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.25%) OpenText
6 1 (1.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Sencha
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
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 20 days ago