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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Software Development
Rank 202 148 163
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +15
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 63 102 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.48% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.83% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55 85 81
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
6211 5572 5696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.74% 80.58% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5338 4683 4975
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -41 45 £37,500 +7.14% 15
Lancashire +7 9 £35,500 - 3
Cheshire -18 5 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside +9 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Android Development
England

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Android
2 104 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 97 (74.62%) iOS Development
4 81 (62.31%) Mobile App
5 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (46.15%) HTML
7 51 (39.23%) CSS
8 49 (37.69%) JavaScript
8 49 (37.69%) .NET
9 42 (32.31%) Java
10 41 (31.54%) C#
11 38 (29.23%) Objective-C
12 36 (27.69%) XML
13 33 (25.38%) Scrum
14 31 (23.85%) Windows
14 31 (23.85%) OOP
15 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
16 29 (22.31%) Mobile Application Development
16 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
16 29 (22.31%) OO
17 24 (18.46%) Windows Phone
18 23 (17.69%) jQuery
18 23 (17.69%) Web Services
19 22 (16.92%) TDD
19 22 (16.92%) Web Development
20 20 (15.38%) MVC
21 19 (14.62%) Android SDK
21 19 (14.62%) User Experience
22 18 (13.85%) HTML5
22 18 (13.85%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (7.69%) WordPress
2 9 (6.92%) CMS
3 6 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.62%) Drupal
3 6 (4.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (4.62%) Confluence
3 6 (4.62%) concrete5
3 6 (4.62%) Commerce Server
4 5 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) VPN
2 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.92%) MySQL
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.62%) SQLite
5 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.77%) Big Data
7 1 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Subversion
1 16 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.77%) Xcode
2 14 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 12 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.62%) JIRA
5 5 (3.85%) NUnit
5 5 (3.85%) JUnit
5 5 (3.85%) Gradle
6 4 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.08%) Robotium
6 4 (3.08%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.08%) Ant
7 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.77%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (4.62%) Retail
2 5 (3.85%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 118 (90.77%) Developer
2 53 (40.77%) Mobile Developer
3 30 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 26 (20.00%) Android Developer
5 16 (12.31%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.77%) iOS Developer
8 10 (7.69%) Applications Developer
8 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.92%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.15%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.15%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.38%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.62%) UI Programmer
12 6 (4.62%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 6 (4.62%) UI Developer
13 5 (3.85%) Software Support Engineer
13 5 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
13 5 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (46.15%) HTML
2 51 (39.23%) CSS
3 49 (37.69%) .NET
4 36 (27.69%) XML
5 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 23 (17.69%) Web Services
6 23 (17.69%) jQuery
7 19 (14.62%) Android SDK
8 18 (13.85%) HTML5
8 18 (13.85%) Cocoa
9 17 (13.08%) RESTful
10 16 (12.31%) iOS SDK
11 15 (11.54%) JSON
12 14 (10.77%) REST
13 12 (9.23%) CSS3
14 11 (8.46%) J2ME
15 10 (7.69%) SOAP
15 10 (7.69%) PhoneGap
15 10 (7.69%) AngularJS
16 9 (6.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (62.31%) Mobile App
2 19 (14.62%) User Experience
3 18 (13.85%) Blackberry
4 16 (12.31%) iPhone
4 16 (12.31%) iPad
5 6 (4.62%) FMCG
6 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.85%) Telematics
7 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.08%) W3C
8 2 (1.54%) GIS
8 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.77%) NHS
9 1 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Android
2 104 (80.00%) Apple iOS
3 31 (23.85%) Windows
4 24 (18.46%) Windows Phone
5 13 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (4.62%) Linux
7 5 (3.85%) UNIX
7 5 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (74.62%) iOS Development
2 68 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.38%) Scrum
4 31 (23.85%) OOP
5 29 (22.31%) OO
5 29 (22.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 22 (16.92%) TDD
6 22 (16.92%) Web Development
7 20 (15.38%) MVC
8 17 (13.08%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.54%) Kanban
10 12 (9.23%) UML
11 11 (8.46%) MVVM
11 11 (8.46%) Use Case
11 11 (8.46%) Software Engineering
11 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.15%) Unit Testing
13 6 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.62%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.69%) JavaScript
2 42 (32.31%) Java
3 41 (31.54%) C#
4 38 (29.23%) Objective-C
5 18 (13.85%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.23%) PHP
7 11 (8.46%) SQL
8 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.62%) VB
9 6 (4.62%) PHP5
9 6 (4.62%) XAML
10 5 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.85%) VB6
10 5 (3.85%) Perl
11 2 (1.54%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) C
12 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 18 (13.85%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) MCP
2 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (8.46%) Symbian
1 11 (8.46%) Apple
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Xamarin
3 8 (6.15%) Google
4 6 (4.62%) ATG
4 6 (4.62%) IBM
4 6 (4.62%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.62%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.77%) Adobe
6 1 (0.77%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle
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