The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 129 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -13
Permanent jobs citing Android 118 221 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.92% 3.36% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.49% 14.02% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 99 200 177
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £24,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Android
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1244 1576 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.25% 23.93% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 1267 1409
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Android
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Android Salary Trend in the North West

Android
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Android Salary Histogram in the North West

Android
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -43 82 £40,000 - 13
Cheshire -18 24 £37,500 - 4
Lancashire +10 6 £27,500 -15.38%
Merseyside -11 6 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Android.

1 169 (63.77%) Apple iOS
2 119 (44.91%) Mobile App
3 109 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (39.25%) Java
5 93 (35.09%) .NET
6 86 (32.45%) Android Development
7 76 (28.68%) C#
8 72 (27.17%) HTML
9 66 (24.91%) JavaScript
10 62 (23.40%) iOS Development
11 56 (21.13%) Windows
12 55 (20.75%) Google
13 54 (20.38%) CSS
13 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
14 53 (20.00%) Objective-C
15 50 (18.87%) SQL Server
16 48 (18.11%) SQL
16 48 (18.11%) Mobile Development
17 46 (17.36%) Games
18 45 (16.98%) TDD
18 45 (16.98%) ASP.NET
18 45 (16.98%) HTML5
19 44 (16.60%) MVC
20 40 (15.09%) Node.js
21 39 (14.72%) Automated Testing
22 38 (14.34%) Scrum
22 38 (14.34%) Apple Swift
23 36 (13.58%) RESTful
23 36 (13.58%) Google Play
24 35 (13.21%) Dependency Injection

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.15%) WordPress
2 10 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.26%) Drupal
3 6 (2.26%) IIS
3 6 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.89%) CMS
4 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.75%) Marvel
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) DNN
7 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.38%) Mule
7 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (4.53%) MS Office
2 9 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.64%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.64%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.13%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.75%) Flinto
6 2 (0.75%) InVision
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.58%) Google Play
2 9 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.26%) Office 365
5 3 (1.13%) GitHub
6 2 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.75%) IaaS
6 2 (0.75%) PaaS
6 2 (0.75%) Route 53
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.38%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) DNS
1 5 (1.89%) Firewall
1 5 (1.89%) HTTP
1 5 (1.89%) LAN
1 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (1.89%) Wireless
2 4 (1.51%) FTP
2 4 (1.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.51%) VoIP
2 4 (1.51%) WAN
3 3 (1.13%) DHCP
3 3 (1.13%) Intranet
4 2 (0.75%) VLAN
5 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) SNMP
5 1 (0.38%) SSH
5 1 (0.38%) Telnet
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (5.66%) MySQL
4 7 (2.64%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.26%) Big Data
5 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.26%) SQLite
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.13%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.75%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (20.38%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.43%) JIRA
2 25 (9.43%) Selenium
3 24 (9.06%) Jenkins
4 15 (5.66%) Appium
5 14 (5.28%) Maven
6 13 (4.91%) Calabash
6 13 (4.91%) JUnit
7 12 (4.53%) Android Studio
7 12 (4.53%) Subversion
7 12 (4.53%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.77%) Gradle
9 9 (3.40%) Eclipse
10 8 (3.02%) Xcode
11 7 (2.64%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.89%) Babel
13 5 (1.89%) TestNG
14 4 (1.51%) sqlmap
15 3 (1.13%) CocoaPods
General
1 46 (17.36%) Games
2 23 (8.68%) Finance
3 11 (4.15%) Banking
4 10 (3.77%) Publishing
4 10 (3.77%) Retail
5 9 (3.40%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.26%) Marketing
8 4 (1.51%) Automotive
8 4 (1.51%) Electronics
8 4 (1.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.75%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 161 (60.75%) Developer
2 43 (16.23%) .NET Developer
3 38 (14.34%) Android Developer
4 29 (10.94%) Analyst
5 26 (9.81%) Digital Developer
5 26 (9.81%) Mobile Developer
5 26 (9.81%) Test Analyst
6 25 (9.43%) iOS Developer
6 25 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 24 (9.06%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.28%) Tester
9 13 (4.91%) iOS Android Developer
9 13 (4.91%) IT Support
10 12 (4.53%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.53%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.15%) Designer
11 11 (4.15%) Software Analyst
11 11 (4.15%) Software Test Analyst
11 11 (4.15%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.77%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.09%) .NET
2 72 (27.17%) HTML
3 54 (20.38%) CSS
4 45 (16.98%) ASP.NET
4 45 (16.98%) HTML5
5 40 (15.09%) Node.js
6 36 (13.58%) RESTful
7 30 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (10.94%) Web Services
9 28 (10.57%) JSON
10 27 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 27 (10.19%) CSS3
10 27 (10.19%) KnockoutJS
10 27 (10.19%) WCF
10 27 (10.19%) XML
11 26 (9.81%) jQuery
11 26 (9.81%) Ninject
12 22 (8.30%) SOAP
13 18 (6.79%) Android SDK
14 15 (5.66%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 119 (44.91%) Mobile App
2 31 (11.70%) iPhone
3 29 (10.94%) User Experience
4 24 (9.06%) iPad
5 15 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.15%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.40%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.64%) Online Games
9 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.89%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.89%) Mobile Games
10 4 (1.51%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.51%) Fintech
10 4 (1.51%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.51%) Physics
10 4 (1.51%) Social Network
11 2 (0.75%) Animation
11 2 (0.75%) Smart Home
11 2 (0.75%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 169 (63.77%) Apple iOS
2 56 (21.13%) Windows
3 19 (7.17%) Linux
4 10 (3.77%) Windows Phone
5 9 (3.40%) Unix
6 8 (3.02%) Mac OS X
6 8 (3.02%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.02%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.26%) BlackBerry OS
7 6 (2.26%) Windows CE
8 5 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (1.13%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.75%) VMS
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.75%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (32.45%) Android Development
3 62 (23.40%) iOS Development
4 48 (18.11%) Mobile Development
5 45 (16.98%) TDD
6 44 (16.60%) MVC
7 39 (14.72%) Automated Testing
8 38 (14.34%) Scrum
9 35 (13.21%) Dependency Injection
10 30 (11.32%) Mobile Application Development
11 28 (10.57%) Test Scripting
12 27 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (10.19%) SDLC
13 26 (9.81%) Domain-Driven Design
13 26 (9.81%) Web Application Development
13 26 (9.81%) Web Development
14 25 (9.43%) Unit Testing
15 20 (7.55%) Test Automation
16 19 (7.17%) Analytics
16 19 (7.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 104 (39.25%) Java
2 76 (28.68%) C#
3 66 (24.91%) JavaScript
4 53 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 48 (18.11%) SQL
6 38 (14.34%) Apple Swift
7 18 (6.79%) PHP
8 15 (5.66%) C++
9 9 (3.40%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.89%) C
10 5 (1.89%) ES6
10 5 (1.89%) Groovy
10 5 (1.89%) Python
10 5 (1.89%) Scala
11 2 (0.75%) GLSL
11 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.75%) VB
12 1 (0.38%) Clojure
12 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (9.43%) Degree
2 21 (7.92%) ISTQB
3 12 (4.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.02%) SANS
5 4 (1.51%) CEH
5 4 (1.51%) ISEB
5 4 (1.51%) MCSA
5 4 (1.51%) OSCE
5 4 (1.51%) OSCP
6 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.13%) MCITP
6 3 (1.13%) MCP
6 3 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.42%) Docker
2 11 (4.15%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.64%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.26%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.75%) XenApp
5 2 (0.75%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.75%) XenServer
6 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.51%) Nessus
1 4 (1.51%) Nmap
2 3 (1.13%) MobiControl
3 2 (0.75%) Ansible
3 2 (0.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 55 (20.75%) Google
2 33 (12.45%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.30%) Apple
4 20 (7.55%) Oracle
5 12 (4.53%) Perforce
6 8 (3.02%) Cognizant
7 7 (2.64%) Adobe
7 7 (2.64%) VMware
8 6 (2.26%) Sencha
8 6 (2.26%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.89%) Citrix
10 4 (1.51%) Motorola
11 3 (1.13%) HP
12 2 (0.75%) Telerik
13 1 (0.38%) Avaya
13 1 (0.38%) Cisco
13 1 (0.38%) NetApp
13 1 (0.38%) SAP
13 1 (0.38%) Symantec
13 1 (0.38%) Veritas
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago