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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 75 66 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Android 139 139 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.35% 3.73% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.53% 14.18% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
895 980 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.54% 26.33% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 731 841 847
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Stockport -5 10 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Salford +1 9 £40,000 +1.91% 1
Cheadle +12 4 - - 2
Altrincham +2 2 £32,000 -7.24%
Bury - 2 £39,000 -
Bolton +7 1 £45,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £24,000 - 1
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 190 (63.76%) Apple iOS
2 160 (53.69%) Mobile App
3 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (37.25%) Windows
5 101 (33.89%) iPhone
6 89 (29.87%) HTML
7 85 (28.52%) iOS Development
8 84 (28.19%) Java
9 82 (27.52%) Android Development
10 73 (24.50%) CSS
11 69 (23.15%) Objective-C
12 66 (22.15%) TDD
13 64 (21.48%) JavaScript
14 62 (20.81%) XML
15 60 (20.13%) Games
16 58 (19.46%) .NET
17 54 (18.12%) C#
18 53 (17.79%) Google
19 48 (16.11%) E-Commerce
19 48 (16.11%) iPad
20 47 (15.77%) Linux
20 47 (15.77%) Blackberry
21 46 (15.44%) Windows Phone
22 43 (14.43%) Spring
23 41 (13.76%) Software Engineering
23 41 (13.76%) XPath
23 41 (13.76%) XSLT
24 40 (13.42%) ASP.NET
24 40 (13.42%) OO
24 40 (13.42%) Tomcat

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 40 (13.42%) Tomcat
2 34 (11.41%) WebSphere
3 29 (9.73%) Node.js
4 7 (2.35%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.01%) WordPress
6 5 (1.68%) CMS
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.01%) Drupal
8 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.34%) Site Server
10 1 (0.34%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (8.05%) Photoshop
2 18 (6.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (4.36%) Adobe After Effects
4 11 (3.69%) InDesign
5 6 (2.01%) Fireworks
5 6 (2.01%) MS Office
6 4 (1.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.02%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.42%) HTTP
2 6 (2.01%) Internet
2 6 (2.01%) VPN
2 6 (2.01%) VoIP
3 5 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.34%) Firewall
4 4 (1.34%) WAN
4 4 (1.34%) LAN
5 3 (1.01%) DNS
6 2 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.67%) SAN
6 2 (0.67%) DMZ
7 1 (0.34%) VLAN
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.07%) Hazelcast
3 19 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (5.70%) MySQL
5 7 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.01%) SQLite
7 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (12.08%) Maven
2 28 (9.40%) Xcode
3 24 (8.05%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.37%) Subversion
5 13 (4.36%) Selenium
6 11 (3.69%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.35%) WebDriver
8 6 (2.01%) Ant
9 5 (1.68%) NUnit
9 5 (1.68%) JUnit
10 4 (1.34%) Robotium
10 4 (1.34%) Gradle
10 4 (1.34%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.34%) JIRA
13 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
13 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 60 (20.13%) Games
2 11 (3.69%) Marketing
3 10 (3.36%) Back Office
4 8 (2.68%) Finance
5 7 (2.35%) Publishing
6 5 (1.68%) Retail
7 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.01%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 224 (75.17%) Developer
2 67 (22.48%) Mobile Developer
3 42 (14.09%) Java Developer
4 39 (13.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 38 (12.75%) iOS Developer
6 30 (10.07%) .NET Developer
7 23 (7.72%) Designer
7 23 (7.72%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.05%) Applications Developer
8 21 (7.05%) Web Developer
9 20 (6.71%) Tester
10 19 (6.38%) Android Developer
11 17 (5.70%) Software Developer
12 16 (5.37%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.36%) Analyst
14 12 (4.03%) Penetration Tester
15 11 (3.69%) Mobile Tester
16 10 (3.36%) Security Tester
17 9 (3.02%) Test Analyst
17 9 (3.02%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.87%) HTML
2 73 (24.50%) CSS
3 62 (20.81%) XML
4 58 (19.46%) .NET
5 43 (14.43%) Spring
6 41 (13.76%) XSLT
7 40 (13.42%) ASP.NET
7 40 (13.42%) JMS
7 40 (13.42%) XML Schema
7 40 (13.42%) Grails
8 39 (13.09%) SAX
8 39 (13.09%) DOM
9 37 (12.42%) KnockoutJS
10 36 (12.08%) Servlets
11 35 (11.74%) J2SE
12 34 (11.41%) WebSphere MQ
13 32 (10.74%) HTML5
14 31 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (9.73%) Ninject
15 29 (9.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 160 (53.69%) Mobile App
2 101 (33.89%) iPhone
3 48 (16.11%) iPad
4 47 (15.77%) Blackberry
5 35 (11.74%) Computer Science
6 32 (10.74%) User Experience
7 14 (4.70%) Smartphone
8 11 (3.69%) Animation
9 9 (3.02%) Social Media
10 6 (2.01%) Xbox
10 6 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.34%) Tandem
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 190 (63.76%) Apple iOS
2 111 (37.25%) Windows
3 47 (15.77%) Linux
4 46 (15.44%) Windows Phone
5 30 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.70%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (3.36%) Windows Phone 8
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.68%) UNIX
11 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (28.52%) iOS Development
3 82 (27.52%) Android Development
4 66 (22.15%) TDD
5 48 (16.11%) E-Commerce
6 41 (13.76%) Software Engineering
7 40 (13.42%) OO
8 35 (11.74%) MVC
9 34 (11.41%) Scrum
10 30 (10.07%) OOP
10 30 (10.07%) Web Application Development
11 29 (9.73%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (9.73%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (8.05%) Web Development
13 23 (7.72%) Mobile Application Development
14 18 (6.04%) Unit Testing
15 16 (5.37%) Web Design
16 14 (4.70%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (4.70%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.19%) Java
2 69 (23.15%) Objective-C
3 64 (21.48%) JavaScript
4 54 (18.12%) C#
5 41 (13.76%) XPath
6 29 (9.73%) PHP
7 15 (5.03%) SQL
8 11 (3.69%) C++
9 9 (3.02%) PHP5
10 8 (2.68%) Python
10 8 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.68%) Perl
11 6 (2.01%) GLSL
12 5 (1.68%) Ruby
12 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.34%) XAML
14 3 (1.01%) C
15 2 (0.67%) PowerHouse
15 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.42%) Degree
2 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.68%) ISEB
4 3 (1.01%) MCP
4 3 (1.01%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CCNA
5 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.36%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.01%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (17.79%) Google
2 31 (10.40%) Microsoft
3 30 (10.07%) Red Hat
4 19 (6.38%) Apple
5 13 (4.36%) Symbian
6 12 (4.03%) Adobe
7 8 (2.68%) Xamarin
7 8 (2.68%) Facebook
8 6 (2.01%) Sony
8 6 (2.01%) Zend
9 5 (1.68%) Citrix
10 3 (1.01%) VMware
10 3 (1.01%) Twitter
10 3 (1.01%) Sencha
11 2 (0.67%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.67%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.67%) CA
11 2 (0.67%) Symantec
11 2 (0.67%) Websense
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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