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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 57 72 90
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Android 165 124 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.00% 3.20% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.21% 12.12% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 126 107 88
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
959 1023 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.26% 26.41% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 790 885 829
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Salford +15 18 £38,750 +0.64% 3
Stockport -5 11 £37,500 +19.04%
Cheadle - 5 - -
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Altrincham - 2 £32,000 -
Bury - 1 - -
Wigan - 1 £24,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 194 (61.01%) Apple iOS
2 167 (52.52%) Mobile App
3 110 (34.59%) Java
3 110 (34.59%) iPhone
4 105 (33.02%) Android Development
5 99 (31.13%) Windows
6 97 (30.50%) iOS Development
7 85 (26.73%) HTML
8 79 (24.84%) Objective-C
9 76 (23.90%) CSS
10 74 (23.27%) TDD
11 68 (21.38%) JavaScript
12 58 (18.24%) XML
13 57 (17.92%) Games
13 57 (17.92%) Blackberry
14 55 (17.30%) .NET
15 54 (16.98%) iPad
16 51 (16.04%) E-Commerce
17 50 (15.72%) C#
17 50 (15.72%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.09%) Google
19 45 (14.15%) OOP
20 44 (13.84%) Linux
20 44 (13.84%) Degree
21 43 (13.52%) Scrum
22 40 (12.58%) Spring
23 38 (11.95%) HTML5
23 38 (11.95%) XPath
23 38 (11.95%) Grails
23 38 (11.95%) SAX

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (11.95%) Tomcat
2 33 (10.38%) WebSphere
3 26 (8.18%) Node.js
4 13 (4.09%) CMS
5 12 (3.77%) WordPress
6 7 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.20%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.94%) Apache
8 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.63%) Drupal
9 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) Site Server
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.31%) Lync
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (6.92%) Photoshop
2 15 (4.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (3.46%) InDesign
3 11 (3.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 6 (1.89%) MS Office
5 5 (1.57%) Fireworks
6 4 (1.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (3.14%) Magento
2 4 (1.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.83%) GitHub
2 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.01%) HTTP
2 7 (2.20%) Internet
3 6 (1.89%) VoIP
4 4 (1.26%) VPN
5 2 (0.63%) Firewall
5 2 (0.63%) WAN
5 2 (0.63%) LAN
6 1 (0.31%) DHCP
6 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.31%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 28 (8.81%) Hazelcast
3 20 (6.29%) MySQL
4 9 (2.83%) SQLite
5 4 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (10.69%) Maven
2 23 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.23%) Xcode
3 12 (3.77%) Selenium
4 10 (3.14%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.14%) Subversion
5 7 (2.20%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.57%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.57%) Ant
7 5 (1.57%) NUnit
8 4 (1.26%) JUnit
8 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.26%) Robotium
8 4 (1.26%) Gradle
9 1 (0.31%) Hudson
9 1 (0.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.31%) Firebug
9 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 57 (17.92%) Games
2 13 (4.09%) Back Office
3 11 (3.46%) Marketing
4 6 (1.89%) Finance
4 6 (1.89%) Publishing
5 4 (1.26%) Retail
6 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.31%) Billing
7 1 (0.31%) Banking
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 248 (77.99%) Developer
2 81 (25.47%) Mobile Developer
3 51 (16.04%) iOS Developer
4 39 (12.26%) Android Developer
4 39 (12.26%) Java Developer
5 38 (11.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 28 (8.81%) .NET Developer
7 27 (8.49%) Senior Developer
8 22 (6.92%) Applications Developer
8 22 (6.92%) Designer
9 20 (6.29%) Web Developer
10 17 (5.35%) Software Developer
10 17 (5.35%) Tester
11 16 (5.03%) PHP Developer
12 14 (4.40%) Graduate
13 11 (3.46%) Analyst
13 11 (3.46%) Penetration Tester
13 11 (3.46%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (3.46%) Mobile Tester
14 10 (3.14%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (26.73%) HTML
2 76 (23.90%) CSS
3 58 (18.24%) XML
4 55 (17.30%) .NET
5 40 (12.58%) Spring
6 38 (11.95%) JMS
6 38 (11.95%) XML Schema
6 38 (11.95%) SAX
6 38 (11.95%) Grails
6 38 (11.95%) DOM
6 38 (11.95%) XSLT
6 38 (11.95%) HTML5
7 35 (11.01%) ASP.NET
8 34 (10.69%) Servlets
9 33 (10.38%) WebSphere MQ
9 33 (10.38%) J2SE
9 33 (10.38%) KnockoutJS
10 30 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 26 (8.18%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 167 (52.52%) Mobile App
2 110 (34.59%) iPhone
3 57 (17.92%) Blackberry
4 54 (16.98%) iPad
5 33 (10.38%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.77%) Smartphone
7 11 (3.46%) Animation
8 9 (2.83%) Social Media
9 6 (1.89%) Xbox
9 6 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.57%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.63%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.31%) Tandem
12 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.31%) New Media
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 194 (61.01%) Apple iOS
2 99 (31.13%) Windows
3 44 (13.84%) Linux
4 34 (10.69%) Windows Phone
5 29 (9.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.46%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (3.14%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.57%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.94%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (33.02%) Android Development
2 97 (30.50%) iOS Development
3 74 (23.27%) TDD
4 51 (16.04%) E-Commerce
5 50 (15.72%) Software Engineering
6 45 (14.15%) OOP
7 43 (13.52%) Scrum
8 35 (11.01%) MVC
8 35 (11.01%) OO
9 31 (9.75%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (9.12%) Web Application Development
11 26 (8.18%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (8.18%) Dependency Injection
12 25 (7.86%) Unit Testing
13 23 (7.23%) Web Development
14 20 (6.29%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (4.72%) Web Design
16 13 (4.09%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.09%) Kanban
17 12 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (34.59%) Java
2 79 (24.84%) Objective-C
3 68 (21.38%) JavaScript
4 50 (15.72%) C#
5 38 (11.95%) XPath
6 32 (10.06%) C++
7 31 (9.75%) PHP
8 15 (4.72%) SQL
9 13 (4.09%) Ruby
10 8 (2.52%) Python
11 7 (2.20%) Perl
11 7 (2.20%) C
12 6 (1.89%) GLSL
13 4 (1.26%) VBScript
13 4 (1.26%) PHP5
14 2 (0.63%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.31%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (13.84%) Degree
2 7 (2.20%) ISEB
3 3 (0.94%) MCSE
3 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.31%) CCNA
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.26%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (15.09%) Google
2 29 (9.12%) Red Hat
3 27 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.66%) Symbian
5 14 (4.40%) Apple
6 11 (3.46%) Adobe
7 10 (3.14%) Xamarin
8 9 (2.83%) Facebook
9 6 (1.89%) Sony
10 5 (1.57%) Citrix
11 3 (0.94%) Twitter
12 2 (0.63%) Sencha
13 1 (0.31%) Appcelerator
13 1 (0.31%) Zend
13 1 (0.31%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.31%) Veeam
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle
13 1 (0.31%) VMware
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