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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 182 158 191
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +33
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 68 88 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 1.30% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.60% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 60 72 82
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
6113 5485 6366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.98% 80.76% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5259 4570 5624
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Manchester -21 52 £38,750 +10.71% 9
Lancashire +6 7 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Merseyside +12 5 £30,000 -12.40%
Cheshire -22 4 £39,250 -7.64% 2
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Android
2 100 (78.74%) Apple iOS
3 94 (74.02%) iOS Development
4 82 (64.57%) Mobile App
5 69 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (43.31%) HTML
7 51 (40.16%) .NET
8 44 (34.65%) JavaScript
9 43 (33.86%) CSS
10 42 (33.07%) Java
11 41 (32.28%) C#
12 36 (28.35%) OOP
13 34 (26.77%) XML
14 33 (25.98%) Objective-C
15 32 (25.20%) Windows
15 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET
16 29 (22.83%) OO
17 28 (22.05%) SQL Server
18 27 (21.26%) Scrum
18 27 (21.26%) Mobile Application Development
19 25 (19.69%) Windows Phone
20 23 (18.11%) Web Services
20 23 (18.11%) jQuery
20 23 (18.11%) Android SDK
21 21 (16.54%) TDD
22 20 (15.75%) User Experience
23 19 (14.96%) RESTful
23 19 (14.96%) HTML5
23 19 (14.96%) VB.NET
23 19 (14.96%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (5.51%) CMS
1 7 (5.51%) WordPress
2 5 (3.94%) Apache
3 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.15%) Drupal
3 4 (3.15%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.15%) Confluence
3 4 (3.15%) concrete5
3 4 (3.15%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.94%) VPN
1 5 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.45%) MySQL
3 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.30%) SQLite
5 7 (5.51%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.94%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.79%) Big Data
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Eclipse
2 17 (13.39%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.39%) Subversion
3 14 (11.02%) Xcode
4 10 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.94%) NUnit
7 4 (3.15%) JIRA
8 3 (2.36%) Gradle
8 3 (2.36%) JUnit
9 2 (1.57%) Ant
9 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.57%) Robotium
9 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.79%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (4.72%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Marketing
3 4 (3.15%) Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (89.76%) Developer
2 49 (38.58%) Mobile Developer
3 29 (22.83%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 27 (21.26%) Android Developer
5 19 (14.96%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.45%) iOS Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Software Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Applications Developer
10 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.30%) PHP Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Software Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.72%) PHP LAMP Developer
13 5 (3.94%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 5 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (3.94%) LAMP Developer
13 5 (3.94%) Software Support Engineer
13 5 (3.94%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.31%) HTML
2 51 (40.16%) .NET
3 43 (33.86%) CSS
4 34 (26.77%) XML
5 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET
6 23 (18.11%) Web Services
6 23 (18.11%) jQuery
6 23 (18.11%) Android SDK
7 19 (14.96%) RESTful
7 19 (14.96%) HTML5
8 18 (14.17%) Cocoa
9 17 (13.39%) JSON
9 17 (13.39%) iOS SDK
10 14 (11.02%) REST
11 13 (10.24%) J2ME
12 10 (7.87%) PhoneGap
13 9 (7.09%) .NET Framework
14 8 (6.30%) LAMP
14 8 (6.30%) SOAP
14 8 (6.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 82 (64.57%) Mobile App
2 20 (15.75%) User Experience
3 18 (14.17%) Blackberry
4 16 (12.60%) iPhone
5 14 (11.02%) iPad
6 6 (4.72%) Telematics
6 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.15%) FMCG
7 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.57%) W3C
8 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (100.00%) Android
2 100 (78.74%) Apple iOS
3 32 (25.20%) Windows
4 25 (19.69%) Windows Phone
5 15 (11.81%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (4.72%) Linux
7 5 (3.94%) UNIX
7 5 (3.94%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (74.02%) iOS Development
2 69 (54.33%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.35%) OOP
4 29 (22.83%) OO
5 27 (21.26%) Scrum
5 27 (21.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 21 (16.54%) TDD
7 16 (12.60%) Web Development
8 14 (11.02%) MVC
8 14 (11.02%) UML
9 13 (10.24%) E-Commerce
9 13 (10.24%) Use Case
10 11 (8.66%) Kanban
11 9 (7.09%) MVVM
11 9 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.30%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.51%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (4.72%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (34.65%) JavaScript
2 42 (33.07%) Java
3 41 (32.28%) C#
4 33 (25.98%) Objective-C
5 19 (14.96%) VB.NET
5 19 (14.96%) PHP
6 16 (12.60%) SQL
7 7 (5.51%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.72%) VB
8 6 (4.72%) PHP5
8 6 (4.72%) XAML
9 5 (3.94%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.94%) VB6
9 5 (3.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.57%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) C
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 17 (13.39%) Degree
2 7 (5.51%) MCP
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Symbian
2 11 (8.66%) Apple
3 10 (7.87%) Xamarin
3 10 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.09%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) Zend
6 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.15%) Sitecore
6 4 (3.15%) IBM
6 4 (3.15%) ATG
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
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