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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 85 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Android 124 142 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.95% 3.73% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.54% 14.88% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 100 116 112
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £22,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
989 954 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.51% 25.07% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 832 829 901
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 £52,000 £46,000 £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 21 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 21 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 -10 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cheadle +14 5 - - 3
Bolton +2 2 £42,500 +38.21% 2
Salford -7 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Altrincham -1 1 £32,000 -7.24%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 - -
Bury - 1 £39,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 201 (67.22%) Apple iOS
2 164 (54.85%) Mobile App
3 134 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (37.46%) Windows
5 89 (29.77%) HTML
6 86 (28.76%) iOS Development
7 85 (28.43%) iPhone
8 81 (27.09%) Android Development
9 77 (25.75%) Java
10 76 (25.42%) .NET
11 71 (23.75%) CSS
12 68 (22.74%) XML
13 67 (22.41%) JavaScript
14 66 (22.07%) C#
15 65 (21.74%) TDD
16 57 (19.06%) Games
17 56 (18.73%) Google
18 55 (18.39%) Objective-C
19 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET
20 49 (16.39%) Windows Phone
21 48 (16.05%) E-Commerce
22 46 (15.38%) SQL Server
23 42 (14.05%) MVC
24 41 (13.71%) Blackberry
24 41 (13.71%) Linux
24 41 (13.71%) Spring
25 39 (13.04%) XPath
25 39 (13.04%) XSLT
26 38 (12.71%) Tomcat
26 38 (12.71%) JMS

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 38 (12.71%) Tomcat
2 32 (10.70%) WebSphere
3 31 (10.37%) Node.js
4 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.01%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.67%) Apache
5 5 (1.67%) CMS
6 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.34%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.34%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.00%) WordPress
7 3 (1.00%) Drupal
7 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.33%) Site Server
9 1 (0.33%) Lync
9 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 16 (5.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (4.01%) Adobe After Effects
4 10 (3.34%) InDesign
5 7 (2.34%) MS Office
6 5 (1.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (1.34%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.01%) GitHub
3 2 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.71%) HTTP
2 7 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.01%) VPN
3 6 (2.01%) VoIP
4 4 (1.34%) WAN
4 4 (1.34%) LAN
5 3 (1.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.00%) DNS
5 3 (1.00%) SAN
5 3 (1.00%) Firewall
5 3 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.67%) DMZ
6 2 (0.67%) Internet
6 2 (0.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.33%) DHCP
7 1 (0.33%) 3G
7 1 (0.33%) SS7
7 1 (0.33%) 2G
7 1 (0.33%) VLAN
7 1 (0.33%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.36%) Hazelcast
3 15 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.01%) MySQL
5 9 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.01%) SQLite
6 6 (2.01%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.34%) Big Data
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (11.37%) Maven
2 28 (9.36%) Xcode
3 27 (9.03%) Git (software)
4 20 (6.69%) Subversion
5 18 (6.02%) Selenium
6 10 (3.34%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.01%) WebDriver
7 6 (2.01%) Ant
8 5 (1.67%) JUnit
8 5 (1.67%) NUnit
8 5 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.34%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.34%) Robotium
9 4 (1.34%) Gradle
10 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.33%) JIRA
10 1 (0.33%) JMeter
10 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 57 (19.06%) Games
2 12 (4.01%) Finance
3 10 (3.34%) Back Office
4 9 (3.01%) Publishing
5 6 (2.01%) Marketing
6 5 (1.67%) Retail
7 4 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.00%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 217 (72.58%) Developer
2 65 (21.74%) Mobile Developer
3 40 (13.38%) Java Developer
4 38 (12.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 35 (11.71%) .NET Developer
6 31 (10.37%) iOS Developer
7 24 (8.03%) Tester
8 22 (7.36%) Analyst
9 20 (6.69%) Web Developer
9 20 (6.69%) Applications Developer
10 19 (6.35%) Designer
11 17 (5.69%) Android Developer
11 17 (5.69%) Senior Developer
11 17 (5.69%) Test Analyst
11 17 (5.69%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
13 12 (4.01%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (4.01%) Front-End Web Developer
14 11 (3.68%) Mobile Tester
14 11 (3.68%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (29.77%) HTML
2 76 (25.42%) .NET
3 71 (23.75%) CSS
4 68 (22.74%) XML
5 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET
6 41 (13.71%) Spring
7 39 (13.04%) XSLT
8 38 (12.71%) JMS
8 38 (12.71%) XML Schema
8 38 (12.71%) Grails
8 38 (12.71%) KnockoutJS
9 37 (12.37%) SAX
9 37 (12.37%) DOM
10 36 (12.04%) jQuery
11 34 (11.37%) Servlets
12 33 (11.04%) J2SE
12 33 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (11.04%) HTML5
13 32 (10.70%) WebSphere MQ
14 30 (10.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 164 (54.85%) Mobile App
2 85 (28.43%) iPhone
3 41 (13.71%) Blackberry
4 35 (11.71%) iPad
5 32 (10.70%) User Experience
6 29 (9.70%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.68%) Smartphone
8 10 (3.34%) Animation
9 8 (2.68%) Telematics
10 6 (2.01%) Social Media
11 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.67%) Xbox
13 1 (0.33%) Tandem
13 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 201 (67.22%) Apple iOS
2 112 (37.46%) Windows
3 49 (16.39%) Windows Phone
4 41 (13.71%) Linux
5 28 (9.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.68%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (3.01%) Windows Phone 8
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.34%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.67%) UNIX
11 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (28.76%) iOS Development
3 81 (27.09%) Android Development
4 65 (21.74%) TDD
5 48 (16.05%) E-Commerce
6 42 (14.05%) MVC
7 34 (11.37%) Scrum
8 33 (11.04%) OO
8 33 (11.04%) Web Application Development
9 31 (10.37%) Software Engineering
10 30 (10.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 30 (10.03%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (8.36%) OOP
12 23 (7.69%) Web Development
12 23 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
13 17 (5.69%) Web Design
14 16 (5.35%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (5.02%) Kanban
16 14 (4.68%) Penetration Testing
17 13 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (25.75%) Java
2 67 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 66 (22.07%) C#
4 55 (18.39%) Objective-C
5 39 (13.04%) XPath
6 32 (10.70%) PHP
7 23 (7.69%) SQL
8 13 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.68%) Perl
10 7 (2.34%) XAML
11 6 (2.01%) PHP5
12 5 (1.67%) Ruby
12 5 (1.67%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.34%) Python
13 4 (1.34%) C++
14 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.67%) C
14 2 (0.67%) GLSL
15 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.33%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 30 (10.03%) Degree
2 9 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.01%) MCP
3 6 (2.01%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.67%) ISEB
5 3 (1.00%) MCSE
5 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CCNA
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.01%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (18.73%) Google
2 30 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.36%) Red Hat
4 18 (6.02%) Apple
5 11 (3.68%) Adobe
5 11 (3.68%) Symbian
5 11 (3.68%) Xamarin
6 9 (3.01%) Facebook
7 6 (2.01%) Twitter
7 6 (2.01%) Zend
8 5 (1.67%) Citrix
9 4 (1.34%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.00%) VMware
11 2 (0.67%) Kaspersky
11 2 (0.67%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.67%) CA
11 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.67%) Symantec
11 2 (0.67%) Websense
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
New Gen Technology
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus fantastic benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package/Pension/Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension, Training, Certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Motoring.co.uk
Salary: Salary is negotiable and dependent on experince.
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum - depdning on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
RPS Limited
Salary: £40,000 per annum + (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 25 days ago