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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 72 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 136 168 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.54% 4.14% 3.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.08% 17.46% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 121 127 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
902 962 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.45% 23.69% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 729 791 884
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 -4 4 £37,500 - 1
Altrincham +6 3 £52,500 +64.06%
Wigan +1 1 £19,000 -20.83% 2
Sale -6 1 £36,250 -6.45%
Bolton - 1 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £17,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 154 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (65.11%) Apple iOS
3 124 (52.77%) Mobile App
4 90 (38.30%) C#
5 80 (34.04%) Windows
6 74 (31.49%) SQL Server
6 74 (31.49%) Android Development
7 71 (30.21%) .NET
8 66 (28.09%) iPhone
9 65 (27.66%) TDD
9 65 (27.66%) iOS Development
10 64 (27.23%) Java
11 60 (25.53%) HTML
11 60 (25.53%) Scrum
12 55 (23.40%) ASP.NET
13 48 (20.43%) JavaScript
14 46 (19.57%) Mobile Development
15 41 (17.45%) Games
15 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
16 38 (16.17%) C++
16 38 (16.17%) MVC
17 37 (15.74%) SDLC
18 35 (14.89%) CSS
19 34 (14.47%) SQL
19 34 (14.47%) Google
20 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
21 30 (12.77%) Objective-C
21 30 (12.77%) Node.js
22 29 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (12.34%) Selenium

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (12.77%) Node.js
2 13 (5.53%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.40%) IIS
3 8 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.98%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.13%) WordPress
6 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.85%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) Trello
2 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) Office 365
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.94%) VPN
2 17 (7.23%) VoIP
3 11 (4.68%) Firewall
4 10 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (4.26%) DHCP
4 10 (4.26%) LAN
4 10 (4.26%) Intranet
4 10 (4.26%) Internet
4 10 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (4.26%) Network Security
5 9 (3.83%) Ethernet
5 9 (3.83%) IPv4
5 9 (3.83%) SAN
6 8 (3.40%) WLAN
6 8 (3.40%) UMTS
6 8 (3.40%) Bluetooth
6 8 (3.40%) GPRS
6 8 (3.40%) GSM
6 8 (3.40%) NFC
6 8 (3.40%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (31.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) MySQL
3 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.70%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.28%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 29 (12.34%) Selenium
2 18 (7.66%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.53%) JIRA
4 12 (5.11%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.11%) Subversion
5 6 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.55%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.55%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.13%) Robotium
6 5 (2.13%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.13%) Hudson
6 5 (2.13%) Calabash
6 5 (2.13%) Appium
7 3 (1.28%) Xcode
8 2 (0.85%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.85%) NUnit
8 2 (0.85%) Gradle
9 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.43%) Maven
9 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 41 (17.45%) Games
2 19 (8.09%) Finance
3 11 (4.68%) Automotive
4 8 (3.40%) Multimedia
4 8 (3.40%) Marketing
5 6 (2.55%) Banking
6 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 140 (59.57%) Developer
2 44 (18.72%) .NET Developer
3 36 (15.32%) Mobile Developer
4 28 (11.91%) Analyst
5 24 (10.21%) Android Developer
6 23 (9.79%) Test Engineer
7 22 (9.36%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 20 (8.51%) Software Engineer
9 19 (8.09%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.66%) Test Analyst
10 18 (7.66%) iOS Developer
11 17 (7.23%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Lead Developer
12 12 (5.11%) Software Tester
12 12 (5.11%) Tester
12 12 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Designer
14 8 (3.40%) Software Test Engineer
14 8 (3.40%) UX Designer
15 7 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.21%) .NET
2 60 (25.53%) HTML
3 55 (23.40%) ASP.NET
4 35 (14.89%) CSS
5 28 (11.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (11.91%) REST
6 27 (11.49%) HTML5
6 27 (11.49%) WCF
7 26 (11.06%) Ninject
7 26 (11.06%) KnockoutJS
8 24 (10.21%) J2ME
9 17 (7.23%) Web Services
9 17 (7.23%) jQuery
10 14 (5.96%) JSON
11 13 (5.53%) CSS3
12 12 (5.11%) RESTful
12 12 (5.11%) Apache Cordova
12 12 (5.11%) Ajax
13 11 (4.68%) AngularJS
14 10 (4.26%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 124 (52.77%) Mobile App
2 66 (28.09%) iPhone
3 19 (8.09%) Blackberry
4 18 (7.66%) iPad
5 16 (6.81%) User Experience
6 14 (5.96%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.40%) MPEG
7 8 (3.40%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.13%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.13%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.28%) NHS
10 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.85%) Handset
10 2 (0.85%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.85%) Blog
10 2 (0.85%) Telematics
11 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.43%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 153 (65.11%) Apple iOS
2 80 (34.04%) Windows
3 24 (10.21%) Windows Mobile
4 22 (9.36%) Linux
5 19 (8.09%) Windows Phone
6 13 (5.53%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.26%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.40%) Nucleus RTOS
9 6 (2.55%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.70%) UNIX
10 4 (1.70%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (65.53%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.49%) Android Development
3 65 (27.66%) iOS Development
3 65 (27.66%) TDD
4 60 (25.53%) Scrum
5 46 (19.57%) Mobile Development
6 41 (17.45%) Software Engineering
7 38 (16.17%) MVC
8 37 (15.74%) SDLC
9 29 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (11.91%) Domain-Driven Design
11 27 (11.49%) Test Automation
12 26 (11.06%) Dependency Injection
12 26 (11.06%) Web Application Development
13 24 (10.21%) Test Scripting
14 22 (9.36%) BDD
14 22 (9.36%) OOP
15 21 (8.94%) Automated Testing
16 17 (7.23%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (5.96%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (38.30%) C#
2 64 (27.23%) Java
3 48 (20.43%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.17%) C++
5 34 (14.47%) SQL
6 30 (12.77%) Objective-C
7 24 (10.21%) C
8 17 (7.23%) PHP
9 12 (5.11%) Apple Swift
10 9 (3.83%) Ruby
10 9 (3.83%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.98%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.55%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (8.94%) Degree
2 13 (5.53%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.70%) MCP
6 2 (0.85%) MCSE
6 2 (0.85%) MOS
6 2 (0.85%) MCITP
7 1 (0.43%) CCENT
7 1 (0.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.83%) XenDesktop
3 7 (2.98%) Docker
4 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) Puppet
2 7 (2.98%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 34 (14.47%) Google
2 31 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.79%) Symbian
4 10 (4.26%) Cisco
4 10 (4.26%) Citrix
4 10 (4.26%) Xamarin
4 10 (4.26%) VMware
5 9 (3.83%) NetApp
6 6 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.13%) Oracle
7 5 (2.13%) Apple
8 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.85%) Facebook
9 2 (0.85%) Adobe
10 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.43%) Remedy
10 1 (0.43%) BT
10 1 (0.43%) Wyse
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