The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 59 74 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Android 160 128 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.00% 3.11% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.58% 12.34% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 106 70
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1027 1037 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.67% 25.23% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 867 899 863
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Android
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +16 20 £40,000 - 4
Stockport -11 9 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Cheadle - 4 - - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 181 (60.94%) Apple iOS
2 159 (53.54%) Mobile App
3 106 (35.69%) Java
3 106 (35.69%) iPhone
4 101 (34.01%) Android Development
5 99 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 75 (25.25%) Windows
7 74 (24.92%) Objective-C
8 68 (22.90%) CSS
8 68 (22.90%) JavaScript
8 68 (22.90%) HTML
9 66 (22.22%) TDD
10 54 (18.18%) Games
11 52 (17.51%) .NET
12 51 (17.17%) iPad
12 51 (17.17%) Software Engineering
13 49 (16.50%) C#
14 47 (15.82%) Blackberry
14 47 (15.82%) Google
15 46 (15.49%) XML
16 42 (14.14%) SQL Server
16 42 (14.14%) E-Commerce
17 40 (13.47%) Linux
17 40 (13.47%) Scrum
18 39 (13.13%) OOP
19 38 (12.79%) C++
19 38 (12.79%) Degree
20 37 (12.46%) ASP.NET
21 35 (11.78%) OO
21 35 (11.78%) MVC

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 26 (8.75%) Node.js
3 23 (7.74%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.38%) CMS
5 10 (3.37%) WordPress
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
7 4 (1.35%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.67%) Lync
9 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (6.73%) Photoshop
2 13 (4.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.03%) MS Office
4 8 (2.69%) MS Excel
5 7 (2.36%) Fireworks
6 6 (2.02%) InDesign
6 6 (2.02%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 10 (3.37%) Magento
2 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) GitHub
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Route 53
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.42%) HTTP
2 7 (2.36%) Internet
3 3 (1.01%) Firewall
3 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.01%) VPN
3 3 (1.01%) LAN
3 3 (1.01%) WAN
4 2 (0.67%) VoIP
5 1 (0.34%) SMTP
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (6.40%) Hazelcast
4 18 (6.06%) MySQL
5 5 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.35%) SQLite
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (8.42%) Maven
2 18 (6.06%) Xcode
3 17 (5.72%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.70%) Subversion
5 9 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.03%) Selenium
6 7 (2.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 6 (2.02%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.02%) Ant
7 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.02%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.35%) JUnit
8 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.35%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.35%) Robotium
8 4 (1.35%) Gradle
9 2 (0.67%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.34%) JMeter
10 1 (0.34%) Hudson
General
1 54 (18.18%) Games
2 11 (3.70%) Back Office
3 10 (3.37%) Marketing
4 7 (2.36%) Finance
5 5 (1.68%) Publishing
6 4 (1.35%) Retail
7 2 (0.67%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (77.78%) Developer
2 69 (23.23%) Mobile Developer
3 52 (17.51%) iOS Developer
4 40 (13.47%) Android Developer
5 32 (10.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 29 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 28 (9.43%) .NET Developer
8 27 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 26 (8.75%) Web Developer
10 20 (6.73%) Applications Developer
10 20 (6.73%) Software Developer
11 19 (6.40%) Designer
12 16 (5.39%) Tester
13 14 (4.71%) PHP Developer
14 13 (4.38%) Graduate
15 12 (4.04%) Software Engineer
16 11 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
16 11 (3.70%) Mobile Tester
17 10 (3.37%) PHP Magento Developer
17 10 (3.37%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (22.90%) HTML
1 68 (22.90%) CSS
2 52 (17.51%) .NET
3 46 (15.49%) XML
4 37 (12.46%) ASP.NET
5 31 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (10.44%) KnockoutJS
6 30 (10.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 30 (10.10%) HTML5
7 29 (9.76%) Spring
8 27 (9.09%) JMS
8 27 (9.09%) XML Schema
8 27 (9.09%) SAX
8 27 (9.09%) WCF
8 27 (9.09%) Grails
8 27 (9.09%) DOM
8 27 (9.09%) XSLT
9 26 (8.75%) Ninject
10 25 (8.42%) Servlets
11 23 (7.74%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 159 (53.54%) Mobile App
2 106 (35.69%) iPhone
3 51 (17.17%) iPad
4 47 (15.82%) Blackberry
5 25 (8.42%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.03%) Smartphone
7 8 (2.69%) Social Media
8 6 (2.02%) Animation
8 6 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (2.02%) Xbox
9 5 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.67%) Streaming Media
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.34%) New Media
12 1 (0.34%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.34%) Tandem
12 1 (0.34%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 181 (60.94%) Apple iOS
2 75 (25.25%) Windows
3 40 (13.47%) Linux
4 25 (8.42%) Windows Phone
5 21 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (1.68%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) UNIX
10 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (34.01%) Android Development
2 99 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 66 (22.22%) TDD
4 51 (17.17%) Software Engineering
5 42 (14.14%) E-Commerce
6 40 (13.47%) Scrum
7 39 (13.13%) OOP
8 35 (11.78%) OO
8 35 (11.78%) MVC
9 31 (10.44%) Web Application Development
10 27 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 26 (8.75%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (8.75%) Dependency Injection
12 24 (8.08%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
14 19 (6.40%) Web Development
15 13 (4.38%) Software Testing
15 13 (4.38%) Penetration Testing
16 10 (3.37%) Kanban
17 9 (3.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 106 (35.69%) Java
2 74 (24.92%) Objective-C
3 68 (22.90%) JavaScript
4 49 (16.50%) C#
5 38 (12.79%) C++
6 32 (10.77%) PHP
7 27 (9.09%) XPath
8 26 (8.75%) SQL
9 17 (5.72%) Ruby
10 9 (3.03%) VBScript
10 9 (3.03%) Python
11 8 (2.69%) Perl
11 8 (2.69%) C
12 6 (2.02%) GLSL
13 4 (1.35%) PHP5
14 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.67%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (12.79%) Degree
2 5 (1.68%) ISEB
3 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.67%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) MCITP
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.69%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 47 (15.82%) Google
2 21 (7.07%) Red Hat
3 20 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 17 (5.72%) Symbian
5 10 (3.37%) Apple
5 10 (3.37%) Facebook
6 8 (2.69%) Adobe
7 7 (2.36%) Xamarin
8 6 (2.02%) Sony
9 4 (1.35%) Appcelerator
10 3 (1.01%) Twitter
11 2 (0.67%) Sencha
11 2 (0.67%) Citrix
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle
12 1 (0.34%) Zend
12 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
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