The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 100 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 75 147 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.30% 3.65% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.81% 14.12% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 63 141 101
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £57,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,972
% change year-on-year
- +5.34%
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
851 1041 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 26.06% 25.88% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 699 908 844
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Android
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Manchester region.

Android Salary Trend in Manchester

Android
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Android Salary Histogram in Manchester

Android
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Wigan - 4 £25,000 -
Rochdale - 3 £28,500 -
Oldham 0 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Salford - 1 - -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 114 (63.69%) Apple iOS
2 100 (55.87%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (49.16%) Mobile App
4 73 (40.78%) Windows
5 70 (39.11%) C#
6 63 (35.20%) .NET
6 63 (35.20%) SQL Server
7 60 (33.52%) Android Development
8 53 (29.61%) ASP.NET
9 51 (28.49%) iOS Development
10 46 (25.70%) TDD
11 44 (24.58%) iPhone
12 40 (22.35%) MVC
13 38 (21.23%) Games
13 38 (21.23%) Mobile Development
14 34 (18.99%) Google
15 33 (18.44%) Blackberry
15 33 (18.44%) SQL Server 2014
15 33 (18.44%) Dependency Injection
16 31 (17.32%) Web Application Development
16 31 (17.32%) HTML
16 31 (17.32%) WCF
17 29 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (16.20%) Scrum
18 28 (15.64%) Domain-Driven Design
18 28 (15.64%) Node.js
18 28 (15.64%) Ninject
18 28 (15.64%) KnockoutJS
18 28 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 27 (15.08%) SDLC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (15.64%) Node.js
2 11 (6.15%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
4 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.23%) CMS
5 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 2 (1.12%) WordPress
7 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Office
2 5 (2.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.26%) Wireless
3 11 (6.15%) Network Security
4 7 (3.91%) DHCP
4 7 (3.91%) Firewall
5 6 (3.35%) Intranet
5 6 (3.35%) LAN
6 5 (2.79%) DNS
7 4 (2.23%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (2.23%) VoIP
8 2 (1.12%) ADSL
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.12%) IPv4
8 2 (1.12%) SAN
8 2 (1.12%) VPN
8 2 (1.12%) WAN
9 1 (0.56%) VLAN
9 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (35.20%) SQL Server
2 33 (18.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.23%) MySQL
6 3 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.47%) Selenium
3 7 (3.91%) Android Studio
3 7 (3.91%) Subversion
3 7 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.23%) Gradle
5 4 (2.23%) NUnit
6 3 (1.68%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.12%) Maven
7 2 (1.12%) Xcode
8 1 (0.56%) Ant
8 1 (0.56%) AnthillPro
8 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.56%) Calabash
8 1 (0.56%) JUnit
8 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 38 (21.23%) Games
2 13 (7.26%) Banking
3 6 (3.35%) Finance
4 5 (2.79%) Back Office
5 4 (2.23%) Law
6 3 (1.68%) Legal
6 3 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 113 (63.13%) Developer
2 43 (24.02%) Android Developer
3 41 (22.91%) .NET Developer
4 30 (16.76%) iOS Developer
5 28 (15.64%) Digital Developer
6 25 (13.97%) iOS Android Developer
7 21 (11.73%) Mobile Developer
8 17 (9.50%) Tester
9 15 (8.38%) Analyst
10 14 (7.82%) C# Developer
11 13 (7.26%) Designer
12 12 (6.70%) Applications Developer
12 12 (6.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 11 (6.15%) Penetration Tester
14 10 (5.59%) Applications Tester
14 10 (5.59%) Mobile Tester
14 10 (5.59%) Security Penetration Tester
14 10 (5.59%) Security Tester
15 9 (5.03%) Digital Designer
15 9 (5.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (35.20%) .NET
2 53 (29.61%) ASP.NET
3 31 (17.32%) HTML
3 31 (17.32%) WCF
4 29 (16.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (15.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 28 (15.64%) KnockoutJS
5 28 (15.64%) Ninject
6 27 (15.08%) Web Services
7 23 (12.85%) RESTful
8 22 (12.29%) CSS
9 21 (11.73%) Android SDK
10 15 (8.38%) jQuery
11 14 (7.82%) J2ME
12 12 (6.70%) HTML5
13 11 (6.15%) Ajax
13 11 (6.15%) REST
14 8 (4.47%) PhoneGap
15 7 (3.91%) .NET Framework
15 7 (3.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 88 (49.16%) Mobile App
2 44 (24.58%) iPhone
3 33 (18.44%) Blackberry
4 24 (13.41%) User Experience
5 13 (7.26%) iPad
5 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.79%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.23%) Handset
9 3 (1.68%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 114 (63.69%) Apple iOS
2 73 (40.78%) Windows
3 25 (13.97%) Windows Mobile
4 19 (10.61%) Windows Phone
5 17 (9.50%) Unix
6 10 (5.59%) Windows Server
7 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (55.87%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (33.52%) Android Development
3 51 (28.49%) iOS Development
4 46 (25.70%) TDD
5 40 (22.35%) MVC
6 38 (21.23%) Mobile Development
7 33 (18.44%) Dependency Injection
8 31 (17.32%) Web Application Development
9 29 (16.20%) Scrum
10 28 (15.64%) Domain-Driven Design
11 27 (15.08%) SDLC
12 16 (8.94%) Automated Testing
12 16 (8.94%) OO
12 16 (8.94%) Test Scripting
13 15 (8.38%) Use Case
14 14 (7.82%) UML
15 13 (7.26%) Security Architecture
15 13 (7.26%) Security Testing
15 13 (7.26%) Time Management
16 12 (6.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.11%) C#
2 27 (15.08%) Java
2 27 (15.08%) SQL
3 21 (11.73%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.82%) VB.NET
5 13 (7.26%) Objective-C
6 12 (6.70%) C++
7 11 (6.15%) PHP
8 8 (4.47%) C
9 5 (2.79%) ActionScript
9 5 (2.79%) Apple Swift
9 5 (2.79%) VB
10 3 (1.68%) ActionScript 3.0
11 2 (1.12%) GLSL
12 1 (0.56%) Python
12 1 (0.56%) Ruby
12 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
2 11 (6.15%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.79%) MCDST
5 4 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.23%) MOS
6 3 (1.68%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 11 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.47%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.35%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.23%) XenApp
4 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) SCCM
1 4 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (18.99%) Google
2 21 (11.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.82%) Symbian
4 11 (6.15%) Xamarin
5 8 (4.47%) Adobe
5 8 (4.47%) Apple
6 6 (3.35%) Citrix
7 4 (2.23%) Altiris
7 4 (2.23%) AppSense
7 4 (2.23%) Hummingbird
7 4 (2.23%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco
8 2 (1.12%) NetApp
8 2 (1.12%) Remedy
8 2 (1.12%) Sencha
8 2 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.12%) VMware
9 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) Wyse
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