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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 86 75 128
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +53
Permanent jobs citing Android 215 213 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.91% 3.15% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.95% 12.40% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 175 193 137
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1660 1718 1813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.46% 25.37% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1492 1550
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 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 +7 157 £40,000 +17.64% 29
Cheshire -20 37 £39,500 +12.85% 13
Merseyside -1 12 £38,750 +12.31%
Lancashire -5 10 £28,750 +4.54% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Android 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.

1 273 (63.49%) Apple iOS
2 199 (46.28%) Mobile App
3 167 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (35.12%) Windows
5 144 (33.49%) Android Development
6 138 (32.09%) HTML
7 128 (29.77%) CSS
8 126 (29.30%) Java
9 121 (28.14%) iOS Development
10 117 (27.21%) iPhone
11 116 (26.98%) JavaScript
12 111 (25.81%) .NET
13 105 (24.42%) C#
14 89 (20.70%) SQL Server
15 84 (19.53%) Objective-C
16 76 (17.67%) TDD
17 75 (17.44%) XML
18 74 (17.21%) ASP.NET
19 65 (15.12%) E-Commerce
20 64 (14.88%) MVC
21 63 (14.65%) Linux
22 60 (13.95%) Scrum
22 60 (13.95%) Games
23 59 (13.72%) Blackberry
24 56 (13.02%) HTML5
24 56 (13.02%) iPad
25 55 (12.79%) Software Engineering
26 52 (12.09%) SQL
26 52 (12.09%) Degree
27 51 (11.86%) OOP

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 40 (9.30%) WebSphere
3 35 (8.14%) Node.js
4 20 (4.65%) WordPress
5 19 (4.42%) CMS
6 9 (2.09%) Drupal
7 8 (1.86%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.40%) concrete5
9 6 (1.40%) Confluence
9 6 (1.40%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.40%) Commerce Server
10 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.93%) Lync
10 4 (0.93%) Apache
11 3 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.70%) Flash Media Server
12 2 (0.47%) nginx
12 2 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (5.81%) Photoshop
2 18 (4.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (3.26%) MS Excel
4 12 (2.79%) Adobe After Effects
5 11 (2.56%) InDesign
5 11 (2.56%) MS Office
6 7 (1.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.33%) Magento
2 4 (0.93%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.09%) GitHub
3 5 (1.16%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.07%) HTTP
2 18 (4.19%) VPN
3 13 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.09%) Firewall
4 9 (2.09%) Internet
5 6 (1.40%) VoIP
6 5 (1.16%) LAN
6 5 (1.16%) WAN
7 4 (0.93%) DNS
8 3 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.47%) NAS
9 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.47%) DMZ
10 1 (0.23%) SAN
10 1 (0.23%) DHCP
10 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (20.70%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.74%) MySQL
2 29 (6.74%) Hazelcast
3 26 (6.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (2.09%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (1.86%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.40%) SQLite
7 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.40%) Big Data
7 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (9.07%) Maven
2 34 (7.91%) Git (software)
3 30 (6.98%) Subversion
4 28 (6.51%) Visual Studio
5 25 (5.81%) Xcode
6 19 (4.42%) Selenium
7 18 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (3.49%) Eclipse
9 13 (3.02%) Cucumber
10 10 (2.33%) JUnit
11 9 (2.09%) NUnit
11 9 (2.09%) JIRA
12 8 (1.86%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.40%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.16%) Ant
14 5 (1.16%) Gradle
15 4 (0.93%) Robotium
16 3 (0.70%) FlexUnit
17 2 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
General
1 60 (13.95%) Games
2 20 (4.65%) Retail
3 13 (3.02%) Marketing
4 11 (2.56%) Back Office
5 7 (1.63%) Finance
6 6 (1.40%) Publishing
7 4 (0.93%) Banking
8 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 312 (72.56%) Developer
2 76 (17.67%) Mobile Developer
3 58 (13.49%) .NET Developer
4 49 (11.40%) iOS Developer
5 47 (10.93%) Java Developer
6 40 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 38 (8.84%) Android Developer
8 36 (8.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 29 (6.74%) Applications Developer
10 28 (6.51%) Designer
11 23 (5.35%) Web Developer
11 23 (5.35%) Tester
12 20 (4.65%) Analyst
13 19 (4.42%) PHP Developer
14 16 (3.72%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.72%) C# Developer
14 16 (3.72%) Software Engineer
14 16 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.49%) Junior
16 14 (3.26%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (32.09%) HTML
2 128 (29.77%) CSS
3 111 (25.81%) .NET
4 75 (17.44%) XML
5 74 (17.21%) ASP.NET
6 56 (13.02%) HTML5
7 49 (11.40%) Web Services
8 48 (11.16%) Spring
9 47 (10.93%) XSLT
9 47 (10.93%) jQuery
10 40 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (9.07%) Servlets
11 39 (9.07%) DOM
11 39 (9.07%) JMS
11 39 (9.07%) SAX
11 39 (9.07%) XML Schema
11 39 (9.07%) Grails
12 38 (8.84%) KnockoutJS
13 37 (8.60%) CSS3
13 37 (8.60%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 199 (46.28%) Mobile App
2 117 (27.21%) iPhone
3 59 (13.72%) Blackberry
4 56 (13.02%) iPad
5 45 (10.47%) User Experience
6 34 (7.91%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.26%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.56%) Animation
9 10 (2.33%) Social Media
10 8 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (1.63%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (1.40%) FMCG
12 6 (1.40%) Xbox
13 5 (1.16%) Mathematics
14 4 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.93%) W3C
15 3 (0.70%) GIS
15 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
16 2 (0.47%) Streaming Media
17 1 (0.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 273 (63.49%) Apple iOS
2 151 (35.12%) Windows
3 63 (14.65%) Linux
4 43 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 29 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (4.19%) Windows Phone 8
7 13 (3.02%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (2.79%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.63%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.93%) UNIX
11 4 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (33.49%) Android Development
3 121 (28.14%) iOS Development
4 76 (17.67%) TDD
5 65 (15.12%) E-Commerce
6 64 (14.88%) MVC
7 60 (13.95%) Scrum
8 55 (12.79%) Software Engineering
9 51 (11.86%) OOP
10 44 (10.23%) OO
11 33 (7.67%) Mobile Application Development
11 33 (7.67%) Web Application Development
12 32 (7.44%) Web Development
13 31 (7.21%) Unit Testing
14 27 (6.28%) Domain-Driven Design
14 27 (6.28%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (4.65%) Mentoring
15 20 (4.65%) Kanban
16 17 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
17 15 (3.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 126 (29.30%) Java
2 116 (26.98%) JavaScript
3 105 (24.42%) C#
4 84 (19.53%) Objective-C
5 52 (12.09%) SQL
6 40 (9.30%) C++
7 39 (9.07%) XPath
8 35 (8.14%) PHP
9 22 (5.12%) T-SQL
10 13 (3.02%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.79%) Ruby
11 12 (2.79%) C
12 9 (2.09%) VB6
12 9 (2.09%) Python
12 9 (2.09%) Perl
12 9 (2.09%) VB
13 6 (1.40%) GLSL
14 5 (1.16%) PHP5
15 4 (0.93%) VBScript
16 2 (0.47%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 52 (12.09%) Degree
2 10 (2.33%) ISEB
3 6 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.23%) CCNA
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (11.40%) Google
2 45 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.74%) Red Hat
4 20 (4.65%) Apple
5 15 (3.49%) Symbian
6 14 (3.26%) Adobe
7 10 (2.33%) Oracle
8 9 (2.09%) Xamarin
8 9 (2.09%) Facebook
9 8 (1.86%) Telerik
10 7 (1.63%) VMware
11 6 (1.40%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.40%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.40%) IBM
11 6 (1.40%) ATG
11 6 (1.40%) Sony
12 5 (1.16%) Citrix
13 4 (0.93%) SAP
13 4 (0.93%) Avaya
13 4 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Soccer Manager Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Motoring.co.uk
Salary: Salary dependable on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago