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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 102 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Android 143 174 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.62% 2.85% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 12.56% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 115 149 180
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,073 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1180 1385 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.58% 22.72% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1136 1396
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -3 98 £40,000 - 16
Cheshire +2 30 £37,500 - 12
Merseyside +16 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Lancashire +2 4 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 160 (57.97%) Apple iOS
2 111 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (39.49%) Mobile App
4 99 (35.87%) Java
5 94 (34.06%) .NET
6 89 (32.25%) Android Development
7 74 (26.81%) Windows
8 68 (24.64%) C#
9 66 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 64 (23.19%) HTML
11 55 (19.93%) JavaScript
11 55 (19.93%) CSS
12 54 (19.57%) Google
13 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET
13 52 (18.84%) SQL
14 51 (18.48%) iOS Development
14 51 (18.48%) Git (software)
15 48 (17.39%) User Experience
16 45 (16.30%) Web Services
16 45 (16.30%) TDD
17 43 (15.58%) RESTful
18 42 (15.22%) Games
19 41 (14.86%) Objective-C
19 41 (14.86%) MVC
19 41 (14.86%) Microsoft
20 40 (14.49%) Mobile Development
21 38 (13.77%) Node.js
22 35 (12.68%) HTML5
23 34 (12.32%) iPhone
24 33 (11.96%) SDLC

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 38 (13.77%) Node.js
2 15 (5.43%) IIS
3 12 (4.35%) WordPress
4 11 (3.99%) MS Exchange
5 10 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.26%) Drupal
6 9 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.54%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.45%) CMS
9 3 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.72%) Mule
11 1 (0.36%) Apache
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.07%) MS Office
3 6 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.81%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.23%) Google Play
2 12 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.90%) GitHub
5 6 (2.17%) Office 365
6 3 (1.09%) Heroku
6 3 (1.09%) IaaS
6 3 (1.09%) PaaS
7 2 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.72%) Route 53
8 1 (0.36%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.16%) Wireless
2 16 (5.80%) Firewall
3 14 (5.07%) VPN
4 13 (4.71%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.35%) Network Security
6 8 (2.90%) NAS
7 7 (2.54%) LAN
7 7 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.81%) DHCP
8 5 (1.81%) DNS
8 5 (1.81%) VoIP
9 4 (1.45%) FTP
9 4 (1.45%) WAN
10 3 (1.09%) Intranet
11 2 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.72%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.72%) IPv4
11 2 (0.72%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.72%) SAN
11 2 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 17 (6.16%) MySQL
4 12 (4.35%) Big Data
5 11 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (2.54%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.09%) GIS
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.72%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.72%) Redis
11 2 (0.72%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (18.48%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.25%) JUnit
3 18 (6.52%) JIRA
3 18 (6.52%) Maven
4 16 (5.80%) Visual Studio
5 15 (5.43%) Appium
6 14 (5.07%) Gradle
7 13 (4.71%) Calabash
7 13 (4.71%) Eclipse
7 13 (4.71%) Jenkins
8 12 (4.35%) Selenium
9 11 (3.99%) Mercurial
10 9 (3.26%) Android Studio
10 9 (3.26%) Subversion
11 7 (2.54%) Bitbucket
11 7 (2.54%) TestNG
12 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.81%) Xcode
13 4 (1.45%) Grunt
13 4 (1.45%) Jasmine
General
1 42 (15.22%) Games
2 17 (6.16%) Finance
3 15 (5.43%) Banking
4 7 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.54%) Publishing
5 6 (2.17%) Electronics
5 6 (2.17%) Legal
5 6 (2.17%) Marketing
6 5 (1.81%) Retail
7 4 (1.45%) Automotive
7 4 (1.45%) Back Office
7 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.09%) Law
8 3 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 167 (60.51%) Developer
2 43 (15.58%) .NET Developer
3 39 (14.13%) Android Developer
4 32 (11.59%) Java Developer
5 29 (10.51%) Analyst
6 27 (9.78%) Senior Developer
7 26 (9.42%) Digital Developer
8 24 (8.70%) iOS Developer
9 18 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
9 18 (6.52%) Tester
10 15 (5.43%) Technical Support
10 15 (5.43%) Test Analyst
11 14 (5.07%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.71%) Mobile Tester
13 12 (4.35%) Applications Tester
13 12 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
13 12 (4.35%) Support Analyst
14 11 (3.99%) IT Support
14 11 (3.99%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (34.06%) .NET
2 64 (23.19%) HTML
3 55 (19.93%) CSS
4 52 (18.84%) ASP.NET
5 45 (16.30%) Web Services
6 43 (15.58%) RESTful
7 35 (12.68%) HTML5
8 29 (10.51%) JSON
8 29 (10.51%) XML
9 28 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (10.14%) WCF
10 26 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (9.42%) KnockoutJS
10 26 (9.42%) Ninject
11 25 (9.06%) jQuery
12 19 (6.88%) CSS3
13 18 (6.52%) Android SDK
13 18 (6.52%) SOAP
13 18 (6.52%) Spring
14 13 (4.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 109 (39.49%) Mobile App
2 48 (17.39%) User Experience
3 34 (12.32%) iPhone
4 28 (10.14%) Blackberry
5 23 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.88%) Computer Science
6 19 (6.88%) iPad
7 16 (5.80%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.54%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.54%) Online Games
8 7 (2.54%) Physics
9 6 (2.17%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.81%) Graphic Design
10 5 (1.81%) Social Network
11 4 (1.45%) NHS
11 4 (1.45%) Wiki
12 3 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 160 (57.97%) Apple iOS
2 74 (26.81%) Windows
3 31 (11.23%) Linux
4 21 (7.61%) Unix
4 21 (7.61%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.07%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (3.26%) Mac OS X
6 9 (3.26%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.90%) Windows Phone
8 7 (2.54%) Windows CE
9 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.72%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (0.72%) VMS
11 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.72%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.25%) Android Development
3 51 (18.48%) iOS Development
4 45 (16.30%) TDD
5 41 (14.86%) MVC
6 40 (14.49%) Mobile Development
7 33 (11.96%) SDLC
8 31 (11.23%) Dependency Injection
9 28 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (9.78%) Scrum
10 27 (9.78%) Web Application Development
11 26 (9.42%) Automated Testing
11 26 (9.42%) Domain-Driven Design
11 26 (9.42%) Mobile Application Development
12 22 (7.97%) OO
12 22 (7.97%) Time Management
12 22 (7.97%) Unit Testing
13 19 (6.88%) DevOps
13 19 (6.88%) Wireframes
14 18 (6.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.87%) Java
2 68 (24.64%) C#
3 55 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 52 (18.84%) SQL
5 41 (14.86%) Objective-C
6 31 (11.23%) PHP
7 16 (5.80%) Apple Swift
8 14 (5.07%) C++
9 10 (3.62%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.90%) C
11 4 (1.45%) GLSL
11 4 (1.45%) Groovy
11 4 (1.45%) Python
11 4 (1.45%) Ruby
11 4 (1.45%) Scala
12 3 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (0.72%) Clojure
14 1 (0.36%) Lua
14 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (10.51%) Degree
2 9 (3.26%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.45%) MCSA
6 3 (1.09%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.09%) ISEB
6 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.09%) MCDST
6 3 (1.09%) MCITP
6 3 (1.09%) MOS
6 3 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.09%) SANS
7 2 (0.72%) CEH
7 2 (0.72%) OSCE
7 2 (0.72%) OSCP
7 2 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.80%) QA
2 12 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 12 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.16%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.43%) Docker
3 7 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.54%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.81%) XenApp
6 2 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) Rundeck
2 3 (1.09%) MobiControl
2 3 (1.09%) SCCM
2 3 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.72%) Ansible
3 2 (0.72%) Nagios
3 2 (0.72%) Nessus
3 2 (0.72%) Nmap
3 2 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (19.57%) Google
2 41 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.70%) Oracle
4 21 (7.61%) Apple
5 12 (4.35%) Perforce
6 9 (3.26%) Sencha
7 8 (2.90%) Citrix
8 7 (2.54%) Symbian
8 7 (2.54%) VMware
9 6 (2.17%) Telerik
10 5 (1.81%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.45%) Motorola
12 3 (1.09%) Adobe
12 3 (1.09%) Altiris
12 3 (1.09%) AppSense
12 3 (1.09%) Cisco
12 3 (1.09%) HP
12 3 (1.09%) Interwoven
12 3 (1.09%) NetApp
12 3 (1.09%) SAP
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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