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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 83 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 125 144 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.94% 3.76% 3.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.23% 15.16% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 128
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1022 950 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.01% 24.82% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 866 826 995
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -6 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cheadle +11 5 - - 3
Bolton +5 4 £42,500 +60.37% 2
Salford -8 2 £38,750 +23.01%
Bury - 1 £39,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 199 (67.69%) Apple iOS
2 167 (56.80%) Mobile App
3 134 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (37.07%) Windows
5 90 (30.61%) HTML
6 86 (29.25%) iOS Development
7 84 (28.57%) Android Development
8 82 (27.89%) iPhone
8 82 (27.89%) .NET
9 75 (25.51%) Java
10 70 (23.81%) C#
11 68 (23.13%) CSS
12 67 (22.79%) XML
12 67 (22.79%) JavaScript
12 67 (22.79%) TDD
13 55 (18.71%) Google
13 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET
14 54 (18.37%) Games
15 52 (17.69%) Objective-C
16 50 (17.01%) SQL Server
16 50 (17.01%) Windows Phone
17 49 (16.67%) E-Commerce
18 45 (15.31%) MVC
19 40 (13.61%) Blackberry
20 38 (12.93%) KnockoutJS
20 38 (12.93%) Linux
20 38 (12.93%) Spring
21 37 (12.59%) jQuery
22 36 (12.24%) XPath
22 36 (12.24%) Scrum

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 35 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 31 (10.54%) Node.js
3 29 (9.86%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.04%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.04%) CMS
5 5 (1.70%) Apache
5 5 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.70%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.70%) Sitefinity
6 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.02%) WordPress
7 3 (1.02%) Drupal
8 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Site Server
9 1 (0.34%) Lync
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (6.12%) Photoshop
2 16 (5.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (4.08%) Adobe After Effects
4 10 (3.40%) InDesign
5 7 (2.38%) MS Office
6 5 (1.70%) MS Excel
7 4 (1.36%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.06%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.54%) HTTP
2 6 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.04%) VPN
2 6 (2.04%) VoIP
3 4 (1.36%) WAN
3 4 (1.36%) LAN
4 3 (1.02%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.02%) DNS
4 3 (1.02%) SAN
4 3 (1.02%) Firewall
4 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.68%) DMZ
5 2 (0.68%) Internet
5 2 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) 3G
6 1 (0.34%) SS7
6 1 (0.34%) 2G
6 1 (0.34%) VLAN
6 1 (0.34%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.50%) Hazelcast
3 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.08%) MySQL
5 9 (3.06%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.38%) SQLite
7 4 (1.36%) Big Data
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (10.54%) Maven
2 28 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.18%) Xcode
4 20 (6.80%) Subversion
5 17 (5.78%) Selenium
6 9 (3.06%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.04%) Ant
8 5 (1.70%) JUnit
8 5 (1.70%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.70%) NUnit
8 5 (1.70%) WebDriver
8 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.36%) Robotium
9 4 (1.36%) Gradle
10 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA
10 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.34%) JMeter
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (18.37%) Games
2 13 (4.42%) Finance
3 10 (3.40%) Back Office
4 9 (3.06%) Publishing
5 6 (2.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.36%) Retail
6 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 216 (73.47%) Developer
2 65 (22.11%) Mobile Developer
3 40 (13.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 38 (12.93%) .NET Developer
5 37 (12.59%) Java Developer
6 29 (9.86%) iOS Developer
7 22 (7.48%) Analyst
7 22 (7.48%) Tester
8 21 (7.14%) Applications Developer
9 19 (6.46%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.46%) Android Developer
10 18 (6.12%) Designer
11 17 (5.78%) Software Developer
11 17 (5.78%) Test Analyst
12 16 (5.44%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.42%) Penetration Tester
14 11 (3.74%) Front-End Developer
14 11 (3.74%) Front-End Web Developer
15 10 (3.40%) Security Tester
15 10 (3.40%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (30.61%) HTML
2 82 (27.89%) .NET
3 68 (23.13%) CSS
4 67 (22.79%) XML
5 55 (18.71%) ASP.NET
6 38 (12.93%) Spring
6 38 (12.93%) KnockoutJS
7 37 (12.59%) jQuery
8 36 (12.24%) XSLT
9 35 (11.90%) JMS
9 35 (11.90%) XML Schema
9 35 (11.90%) Grails
9 35 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (11.90%) HTML5
10 34 (11.56%) SAX
10 34 (11.56%) DOM
11 31 (10.54%) Servlets
12 30 (10.20%) J2SE
12 30 (10.20%) WCF
12 30 (10.20%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 167 (56.80%) Mobile App
2 82 (27.89%) iPhone
3 40 (13.61%) Blackberry
4 34 (11.56%) iPad
5 32 (10.88%) User Experience
6 26 (8.84%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.42%) Smartphone
8 10 (3.40%) Animation
9 8 (2.72%) Telematics
10 6 (2.04%) Social Media
11 3 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.34%) Xbox
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.34%) Tandem
12 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 199 (67.69%) Apple iOS
2 109 (37.07%) Windows
3 50 (17.01%) Windows Phone
4 38 (12.93%) Linux
5 26 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.10%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (3.06%) Windows Phone 8
8 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.70%) UNIX
11 3 (1.02%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (29.25%) iOS Development
3 84 (28.57%) Android Development
4 67 (22.79%) TDD
5 49 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 45 (15.31%) MVC
7 36 (12.24%) Scrum
8 34 (11.56%) Web Application Development
9 32 (10.88%) OO
10 30 (10.20%) Domain-Driven Design
10 30 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
11 27 (9.18%) Software Engineering
12 26 (8.84%) OOP
13 25 (8.50%) Web Development
14 24 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
15 17 (5.78%) Web Design
16 16 (5.44%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (5.10%) Kanban
18 14 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
19 13 (4.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 75 (25.51%) Java
2 70 (23.81%) C#
3 67 (22.79%) JavaScript
4 52 (17.69%) Objective-C
5 36 (12.24%) XPath
6 34 (11.56%) PHP
7 27 (9.18%) SQL
8 14 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.72%) Perl
10 7 (2.38%) XAML
11 6 (2.04%) PHP5
12 5 (1.70%) Ruby
12 5 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.02%) Python
13 3 (1.02%) C++
14 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.68%) C
15 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.34%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.34%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 28 (9.52%) Degree
2 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.38%) MCP
3 7 (2.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.36%) ISEB
5 3 (1.02%) MCSE
5 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 55 (18.71%) Google
2 32 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.84%) Red Hat
4 18 (6.12%) Apple
5 12 (4.08%) Symbian
5 12 (4.08%) Xamarin
6 11 (3.74%) Adobe
7 9 (3.06%) Facebook
8 6 (2.04%) Twitter
8 6 (2.04%) Zend
9 5 (1.70%) Citrix
9 5 (1.70%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.02%) VMware
10 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.68%) Symantec
11 2 (0.68%) Websense
11 2 (0.68%) Clearswift
11 2 (0.68%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.68%) CA
11 2 (0.68%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LearningBook
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, United Kingdom
First Choice Homes
Salary: £25,899 - £27,612
Posted: 3 days ago
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Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago