The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 230 201 230
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 19 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.55% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.58% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 21
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Android Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7038 6528 7080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 94.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 5624 6134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Android Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer across the North West region.

Android Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Android Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Android Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Manchester -31 14 £32,000 -28.88%
Merseyside +9 4 - -
Lancashire -5 1 £47,500 +72.72%
Android Developer
England

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Android
1 44 (100.00%) Android Development
2 38 (86.36%) Mobile App
3 30 (68.18%) Java
4 25 (56.82%) Apple iOS
5 22 (50.00%) iOS Development
6 14 (31.82%) Android SDK
7 13 (29.55%) C++
7 13 (29.55%) XML
8 11 (25.00%) Symbian
8 11 (25.00%) HTML
8 11 (25.00%) Scrum
8 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 11 (25.00%) HTML5
9 10 (22.73%) JSON
10 9 (20.45%) Back Office
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 8 (18.18%) .NET
11 8 (18.18%) SOAP
11 8 (18.18%) Web Services
12 7 (15.91%) OOP
12 7 (15.91%) CSS
12 7 (15.91%) iOS SDK
12 7 (15.91%) REST
12 7 (15.91%) Degree
13 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
13 5 (11.36%) OO
13 5 (11.36%) MVC
13 5 (11.36%) Objective-C
13 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Android Developer in their job title 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 with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQLite
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
1 5 (11.36%) Gradle
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 4 (9.09%) Robotium
2 4 (9.09%) Ant
2 4 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Xcode
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Android SDK
2 13 (29.55%) XML
3 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 11 (25.00%) HTML5
4 10 (22.73%) JSON
5 8 (18.18%) .NET
5 8 (18.18%) SOAP
5 8 (18.18%) Web Services
6 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) iOS SDK
6 7 (15.91%) REST
7 5 (11.36%) CSS3
8 4 (9.09%) Ajax
8 4 (9.09%) jQuery
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.09%) OpenGL
8 4 (9.09%) Gherkin
8 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (4.55%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 38 (86.36%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Android
2 25 (56.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Android Development
2 22 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) OOP
5 5 (11.36%) OO
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) MVC
5 5 (11.36%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (9.09%) BDD
6 4 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.09%) Web Development
6 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
6 4 (9.09%) Kanban
6 4 (9.09%) 3D Programming
6 4 (9.09%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) C++
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) Objective-C
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) C
7 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.27%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Symbian
2 1 (2.27%) Google