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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 60 94 101
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 60 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.66% 1.62% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.67% 6.61% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 18
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £41,800 £103,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -0.66%
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
383 439 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.37% 24.54% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 301 331 446
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +13 12 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Wilmslow +11 8 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Runcorn -1 7 £40,000 -
Chester +12 4 £29,750 -21.71% 1
Crewe - 3 £38,000 -
Macclesfield +13 2 £32,500 +30.00%
Northwich - 1 £32,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £55,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 97 (93.27%) Apple iOS
2 54 (51.92%) Mobile App
3 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (47.12%) Windows
5 40 (38.46%) C#
6 39 (37.50%) .NET
7 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
7 35 (33.65%) Java
8 28 (26.92%) SQL
9 26 (25.00%) Web Services
9 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 25 (24.04%) Android Development
11 24 (23.08%) iOS Development
11 24 (23.08%) MVC
12 22 (21.15%) HTML
13 21 (20.19%) .NET Framework
14 20 (19.23%) HTML5
15 19 (18.27%) C++
16 18 (17.31%) Windows Mobile
16 18 (17.31%) Mobile Development
17 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
17 17 (16.35%) Visual Studio
18 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
18 16 (15.38%) MS Project
18 16 (15.38%) XML
18 16 (15.38%) Degree
19 15 (14.42%) CSS
19 15 (14.42%) Objective-C
20 14 (13.46%) SOAP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (5.77%) Node.js
2 3 (2.88%) WordPress
3 1 (0.96%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.96%) Drupal
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 16 (15.38%) MS Project
2 8 (7.69%) MS Office
2 8 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) Route 53
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (4.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) GPRS
1 6 (5.77%) UMTS
2 4 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (1.92%) HTTP
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.92%) Broadband
3 2 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) Big Data
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.69%) MySQL
5 7 (6.73%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.81%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.88%) SQLite
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Subversion
3 6 (5.77%) NUnit
4 4 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.92%) JIRA
6 2 (1.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.96%) TestNG
7 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.96%) Appium
7 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (55.77%) Developer
2 15 (14.42%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.58%) Senior Developer
3 11 (10.58%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.62%) C# Developer
5 9 (8.65%) Software Manager
6 8 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.73%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
8 6 (5.77%) Support Technician
8 6 (5.77%) Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) IT Support
9 5 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Tester
9 5 (4.81%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.50%) .NET
2 26 (25.00%) Web Services
2 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (21.15%) HTML
4 21 (20.19%) .NET Framework
5 20 (19.23%) HTML5
6 16 (15.38%) XML
7 15 (14.42%) CSS
8 14 (13.46%) SOAP
9 13 (12.50%) WPF
9 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (12.50%) WinForms
10 12 (11.54%) REST
11 11 (10.58%) jQuery
11 11 (10.58%) Silverlight
11 11 (10.58%) WCF
11 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (10.58%) CSS3
11 11 (10.58%) ServiceStack
12 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 54 (51.92%) Mobile App
2 14 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.58%) Telematics
3 11 (10.58%) N-Tier
4 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.69%) iPhone
5 7 (6.73%) iPad
6 5 (4.81%) Replication
6 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.85%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.88%) User Experience
9 2 (1.92%) NHS
9 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.96%) Statistics
10 1 (0.96%) STB
10 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 97 (93.27%) Apple iOS
2 49 (47.12%) Windows
3 18 (17.31%) Windows Mobile
4 14 (13.46%) Linux
5 12 (11.54%) Windows Phone
6 11 (10.58%) Windows Phone 7
7 7 (6.73%) Windows CE
8 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.77%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.04%) Android Development
3 24 (23.08%) iOS Development
3 24 (23.08%) MVC
4 18 (17.31%) Mobile Development
5 14 (13.46%) Software Testing
6 12 (11.54%) MVVM
6 12 (11.54%) Unit Testing
6 12 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 10 (9.62%) OO
7 10 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (8.65%) Product Management
8 9 (8.65%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (6.73%) Reverse Engineering
10 7 (6.73%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.81%) Web Development
11 5 (4.81%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) C#
2 35 (33.65%) Java
3 28 (26.92%) SQL
4 19 (18.27%) C++
5 17 (16.35%) JavaScript
6 15 (14.42%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.62%) Apple Swift
8 9 (8.65%) C
9 8 (7.69%) VB
10 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.81%) PHP
12 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.96%) PHP5
13 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
2 5 (4.81%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (1.92%) Plesk
1 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Apple
3 11 (10.58%) Oracle
4 6 (5.77%) Citrix
5 3 (2.88%) Adobe
6 2 (1.92%) Sencha
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) VMware
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