The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 194 172 211
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +39
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 55 84 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 1.17% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.42% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 47 67 38
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Android Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android Development across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Android Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Android Development Salary Trend in the North West

Android Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android Development across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Android Development Salary Histogram in the North West

Android Development
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 Development within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
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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 -15 42 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Cheshire +11 12 £35,500 +22.41% 9
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Android Development 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 Development.

1 112 (100.00%) Android
2 85 (75.89%) Apple iOS
2 85 (75.89%) iOS Development
3 69 (61.61%) Mobile App
4 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (38.39%) Mobile Development
6 42 (37.50%) HTML
7 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
8 40 (35.71%) Java
9 39 (34.82%) .NET
10 37 (33.04%) OOP
11 34 (30.36%) C#
12 31 (27.68%) ASP.NET
12 31 (27.68%) CSS
12 31 (27.68%) TDD
13 28 (25.00%) HTML5
14 27 (24.11%) jQuery
15 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 21 (18.75%) XML
17 20 (17.86%) Objective-C
17 20 (17.86%) REST
18 19 (16.96%) Scrum
18 19 (16.96%) Windows
19 17 (15.18%) PHP
20 16 (14.29%) JSON
20 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
21 15 (13.39%) Android SDK
21 15 (13.39%) SQL
22 14 (12.50%) Web Services
22 14 (12.50%) iOS SDK

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Android Development 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 Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.57%) WordPress
2 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 1 (0.89%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.68%) Trello
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.79%) Route 53
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (5.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) MySQL
3 8 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) SQLite
6 2 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.79%) Big Data
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 10 (8.93%) Xcode
3 10 (8.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.89%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) TestNG
4 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.89%) Gradle
4 1 (0.89%) Grunt
4 1 (0.89%) JUnit
4 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.36%) Marketing
3 3 (2.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.89%) Automotive
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (95.54%) Developer
2 40 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 29 (25.89%) Mobile Developer
4 21 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 20 (17.86%) .NET Developer
6 16 (14.29%) iOS Developer
7 13 (11.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (5.36%) Senior Android Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior iOS Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Applications Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (2.68%) Architect
14 2 (1.79%) Junior
14 2 (1.79%) Graduate
14 2 (1.79%) Junior Developer
14 2 (1.79%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.50%) HTML
2 39 (34.82%) .NET
3 31 (27.68%) ASP.NET
3 31 (27.68%) CSS
4 28 (25.00%) HTML5
5 27 (24.11%) jQuery
6 21 (18.75%) XML
7 20 (17.86%) REST
8 16 (14.29%) JSON
9 15 (13.39%) Android SDK
10 14 (12.50%) RESTful
10 14 (12.50%) iOS SDK
10 14 (12.50%) Web Services
11 13 (11.61%) CSS3
12 8 (7.14%) .NET Framework
13 5 (4.46%) J2ME
13 5 (4.46%) Cocoa
14 4 (3.57%) WPF
15 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (2.68%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 69 (61.61%) Mobile App
2 12 (10.71%) User Experience
3 11 (9.82%) iPhone
3 11 (9.82%) Telematics
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.57%) iPad
5 2 (1.79%) NHS
5 2 (1.79%) Replication
5 2 (1.79%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.79%) Blog
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.89%) Social Media
6 1 (0.89%) RIA
6 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) BBC
6 1 (0.89%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Android
2 85 (75.89%) Apple iOS
3 19 (16.96%) Windows
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.46%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.68%) Linux
7 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (75.89%) iOS Development
2 68 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (38.39%) Mobile Development
4 37 (33.04%) OOP
5 31 (27.68%) TDD
6 19 (16.96%) Scrum
7 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
8 11 (9.82%) Web Development
8 11 (9.82%) MVC
9 10 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.04%) Project Management
11 8 (7.14%) OO
11 8 (7.14%) BDD
11 8 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (7.14%) Resource Management
12 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
13 5 (4.46%) E-Commerce
14 4 (3.57%) UML
14 4 (3.57%) Use Case
15 3 (2.68%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.61%) JavaScript
2 40 (35.71%) Java
3 34 (30.36%) C#
4 20 (17.86%) Objective-C
5 17 (15.18%) PHP
6 15 (13.39%) SQL
7 11 (9.82%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.68%) Clojure
9 2 (1.79%) VBA
9 2 (1.79%) XAML
9 2 (1.79%) VB
10 1 (0.89%) C++
10 1 (0.89%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) MCP
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.46%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) Apple
4 4 (3.57%) Symbian
5 3 (2.68%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.79%) Adobe
6 2 (1.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle
7 1 (0.89%) Sencha
7 1 (0.89%) BT
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