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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 194 183 212
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 48 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.90% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.08% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 37
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
5622 5463 5712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.14% 83.00% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4659 4503 4723
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 38 £43,500 +41.46% 11
Cheshire -7 10 £38,500 -1.28% 2
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Android
2 88 (80.73%) iOS Development
3 87 (79.82%) Apple iOS
4 74 (67.89%) Mobile App
5 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (36.70%) HTML
6 40 (36.70%) Java
6 40 (36.70%) .NET
7 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
8 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
8 32 (29.36%) OOP
9 31 (28.44%) CSS
9 31 (28.44%) C#
10 26 (23.85%) Objective-C
11 25 (22.94%) jQuery
11 25 (22.94%) XML
12 22 (20.18%) PHP
12 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
13 21 (19.27%) Windows
13 21 (19.27%) REST
14 20 (18.35%) TDD
15 19 (17.43%) Mobile Application Development
15 19 (17.43%) Android SDK
16 18 (16.51%) MySQL
17 17 (15.60%) Scrum
17 17 (15.60%) SQL
17 17 (15.60%) iOS SDK
17 17 (15.60%) HTML5
18 16 (14.68%) OO
18 16 (14.68%) Xcode

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (4.59%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.83%) Route 53
3 1 (0.92%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.51%) MySQL
3 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.75%) SQLite
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Xcode
2 13 (11.93%) Eclipse
2 13 (11.93%) Subversion
2 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.83%) JUnit
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.92%) Selenium
4 1 (0.92%) Grunt
4 1 (0.92%) Gradle
4 1 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 103 (94.50%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) Android Developer
3 30 (27.52%) Mobile Developer
4 19 (17.43%) Senior Developer
5 18 (16.51%) .NET Developer
6 17 (15.60%) iOS Developer
7 16 (14.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 13 (11.93%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.34%) PHP Developer
10 7 (6.42%) Web Developer
10 7 (6.42%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.42%) Senior Android Developer
11 6 (5.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 5 (4.59%) MySQL Developer
12 5 (4.59%) LAMP Developer
12 5 (4.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 4 (3.67%) Senior iOS Developer
13 4 (3.67%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.70%) HTML
1 40 (36.70%) .NET
2 32 (29.36%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.44%) CSS
4 25 (22.94%) jQuery
4 25 (22.94%) XML
5 21 (19.27%) REST
6 19 (17.43%) Android SDK
7 17 (15.60%) iOS SDK
7 17 (15.60%) HTML5
8 13 (11.93%) RESTful
9 12 (11.01%) JSON
9 12 (11.01%) Web Services
10 10 (9.17%) Cocoa
11 8 (7.34%) WPF
11 8 (7.34%) LAMP
11 8 (7.34%) J2ME
12 7 (6.42%) Symfony
12 7 (6.42%) .NET Framework
13 6 (5.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 74 (67.89%) Mobile App
2 15 (13.76%) User Experience
3 11 (10.09%) Telematics
3 11 (10.09%) iPhone
4 8 (7.34%) Blackberry
5 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.59%) iPad
7 2 (1.83%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.83%) Replication
8 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.92%) NHS
8 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) RIA
8 1 (0.92%) Blog
8 1 (0.92%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Android
2 87 (79.82%) Apple iOS
3 21 (19.27%) Windows
4 15 (13.76%) Windows Phone
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (7.34%) Linux
7 5 (4.59%) UNIX
8 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.73%) iOS Development
2 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.36%) OOP
4 20 (18.35%) TDD
5 19 (17.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 17 (15.60%) Scrum
7 16 (14.68%) OO
8 13 (11.93%) Unit Testing
9 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.17%) MVC
10 9 (8.26%) Web Development
11 8 (7.34%) Use Case
11 8 (7.34%) Resource Management
11 8 (7.34%) UML
12 7 (6.42%) Project Management
12 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.50%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
15 4 (3.67%) Project Planning
16 3 (2.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.70%) Java
2 34 (31.19%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.44%) C#
4 26 (23.85%) Objective-C
5 22 (20.18%) PHP
6 17 (15.60%) SQL
7 14 (12.84%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.50%) XAML
9 5 (4.59%) Perl
9 5 (4.59%) PHP5
9 5 (4.59%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.75%) Clojure
11 2 (1.83%) VBA
12 1 (0.92%) VB
12 1 (0.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) MCP
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.75%) VCP4
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Apple
2 8 (7.34%) Google
2 8 (7.34%) Symbian
3 7 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.42%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.59%) Zend
5 3 (2.75%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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