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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 71 60 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing Android 143 133 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.41% 3.58% 3.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.41% 14.26% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 121 107 140
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,200 £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
1066 933 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.44% 25.11% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 910 825 1038
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -17 7 £37,500 +7.14%
Cheadle +9 5 - - 1
Bolton -1 5 £40,000 +50.94% 3
Altrincham +1 2 £38,000 +10.14% 3
Salford -10 1 £37,500 +63.04%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £25,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 202 (69.18%) Apple iOS
2 165 (56.51%) Mobile App
3 141 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (33.90%) Windows
5 95 (32.53%) HTML
6 94 (32.19%) .NET
7 87 (29.79%) iOS Development
8 84 (28.77%) Android Development
9 79 (27.05%) C#
9 79 (27.05%) iPhone
10 76 (26.03%) JavaScript
11 69 (23.63%) Java
11 69 (23.63%) CSS
12 64 (21.92%) TDD
13 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET
14 61 (20.89%) SQL Server
15 59 (20.21%) XML
16 50 (17.12%) Google
17 49 (16.78%) MVC
17 49 (16.78%) Windows Phone
18 47 (16.10%) E-Commerce
19 46 (15.75%) PHP
19 46 (15.75%) Games
20 44 (15.07%) Objective-C
21 42 (14.38%) jQuery
21 42 (14.38%) HTML5
22 38 (13.01%) Blackberry
23 37 (12.67%) Scrum
23 37 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
24 36 (12.33%) SQL

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (10.27%) Node.js
2 27 (9.25%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.19%) WebSphere
4 9 (3.08%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.74%) CMS
5 8 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.40%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.40%) Sitefinity
6 7 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.71%) WordPress
7 5 (1.71%) Apache
7 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.03%) Drupal
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.34%) Site Server
10 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (5.14%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (3.42%) Adobe After Effects
4 8 (2.74%) InDesign
5 7 (2.40%) MS Excel
6 6 (2.05%) MS Office
7 4 (1.37%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.34%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.05%) GitHub
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.53%) HTTP
2 8 (2.74%) VPN
2 8 (2.74%) VoIP
3 7 (2.40%) LAN
4 6 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.05%) SAN
4 6 (2.05%) Firewall
4 6 (2.05%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.71%) DNS
5 5 (1.71%) DHCP
6 4 (1.37%) WAN
6 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.03%) IPv4
8 2 (0.68%) IPsec
8 2 (0.68%) DMZ
8 2 (0.68%) Internet
8 2 (0.68%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.16%) MySQL
2 18 (6.16%) Hazelcast
3 10 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.74%) Big Data
4 8 (2.74%) SQLite
5 7 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (8.56%) Xcode
2 24 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 23 (7.88%) Maven
4 19 (6.51%) Selenium
5 18 (6.16%) Subversion
6 9 (3.08%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.40%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.71%) NUnit
9 4 (1.37%) JIRA
10 3 (1.03%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.03%) Ant
11 2 (0.68%) JUnit
11 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.34%) JMeter
12 1 (0.34%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.34%) Robotium
12 1 (0.34%) Gradle
12 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (15.75%) Games
2 13 (4.45%) Finance
3 11 (3.77%) Publishing
4 8 (2.74%) Back Office
5 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.03%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 211 (72.26%) Developer
2 62 (21.23%) Mobile Developer
3 41 (14.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 40 (13.70%) .NET Developer
5 29 (9.93%) Java Developer
6 27 (9.25%) iOS Developer
7 24 (8.22%) Applications Developer
8 23 (7.88%) Analyst
9 21 (7.19%) Tester
10 19 (6.51%) Web Developer
11 18 (6.16%) Test Analyst
12 17 (5.82%) Android Developer
13 16 (5.48%) Senior Developer
14 14 (4.79%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.79%) Designer
15 13 (4.45%) C# Developer
16 11 (3.77%) Penetration Tester
17 9 (3.08%) PHP Developer
17 9 (3.08%) Software Engineer
17 9 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (32.53%) HTML
2 94 (32.19%) .NET
3 69 (23.63%) CSS
4 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET
5 59 (20.21%) XML
6 42 (14.38%) jQuery
6 42 (14.38%) HTML5
7 37 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (12.33%) KnockoutJS
9 30 (10.27%) Spring
10 29 (9.93%) WCF
10 29 (9.93%) Ninject
11 28 (9.59%) XSLT
11 28 (9.59%) Web Services
12 27 (9.25%) JMS
12 27 (9.25%) XML Schema
12 27 (9.25%) Grails
13 26 (8.90%) SAX
13 26 (8.90%) DOM
14 24 (8.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 165 (56.51%) Mobile App
2 79 (27.05%) iPhone
3 38 (13.01%) Blackberry
4 32 (10.96%) User Experience
5 31 (10.62%) iPad
6 22 (7.53%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.79%) Smartphone
8 11 (3.77%) Telematics
9 8 (2.74%) Animation
10 3 (1.03%) Social Media
10 3 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.68%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.68%) PKI
12 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 202 (69.18%) Apple iOS
2 99 (33.90%) Windows
3 49 (16.78%) Windows Phone
4 33 (11.30%) Linux
5 20 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (5.48%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.05%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.05%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.71%) UNIX
10 3 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.68%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (48.29%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (29.79%) iOS Development
3 84 (28.77%) Android Development
4 64 (21.92%) TDD
5 49 (16.78%) MVC
6 47 (16.10%) E-Commerce
7 37 (12.67%) Scrum
8 35 (11.99%) Web Application Development
9 32 (10.96%) OO
10 29 (9.93%) OOP
10 29 (9.93%) Domain-Driven Design
10 29 (9.93%) Dependency Injection
11 24 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
12 20 (6.85%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.16%) Web Development
14 16 (5.48%) Automated Testing
15 15 (5.14%) Web Design
16 14 (4.79%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (4.79%) Use Case
17 13 (4.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.05%) C#
2 76 (26.03%) JavaScript
3 69 (23.63%) Java
4 46 (15.75%) PHP
5 44 (15.07%) Objective-C
6 36 (12.33%) SQL
7 28 (9.59%) XPath
8 14 (4.79%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.74%) Perl
10 7 (2.40%) XAML
10 7 (2.40%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.05%) PHP5
12 5 (1.71%) Ruby
13 4 (1.37%) C
13 4 (1.37%) C++
14 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.68%) Python
15 1 (0.34%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.34%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 30 (10.27%) Degree
2 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.74%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.40%) MCP
5 3 (1.03%) ISEB
5 3 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.68%) MCSE
7 1 (0.34%) CCNA
7 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.03%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.03%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.68%) Puppet
2 2 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (17.12%) Google
2 34 (11.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.85%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.82%) Apple
5 13 (4.45%) Symbian
6 12 (4.11%) Xamarin
7 9 (3.08%) Adobe
8 7 (2.40%) Citrix
8 7 (2.40%) Zend
8 7 (2.40%) VMware
8 7 (2.40%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.40%) Facebook
8 7 (2.40%) Twitter
9 5 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.37%) Cisco
10 4 (1.37%) NetApp
11 2 (0.68%) CA
11 2 (0.68%) Symantec
11 2 (0.68%) Websense
11 2 (0.68%) Clearswift
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Altrincham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Altrincham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Auburn Rose
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago