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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 88 108 90
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Android 163 170 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.87% 2.62% 3.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 11.24% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 160 184
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,574 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.69% +2.86%
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
1250 1512 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.03% 23.28% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1247 1451
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 -7 105 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Cheshire +32 41 £37,500 - 11
Merseyside +23 13 £45,000 +106.89% 5
Lancashire +1 3 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 160 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 109 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (37.78%) Mobile App
4 96 (35.56%) .NET
5 91 (33.70%) Android Development
6 90 (33.33%) Java
7 74 (27.41%) Windows
8 72 (26.67%) C#
9 69 (25.56%) HTML
10 67 (24.81%) SQL Server
11 63 (23.33%) CSS
12 61 (22.59%) JavaScript
13 56 (20.74%) ASP.NET
14 52 (19.26%) Google
14 52 (19.26%) User Experience
15 49 (18.15%) TDD
15 49 (18.15%) SQL
15 49 (18.15%) iOS Development
16 47 (17.41%) Web Services
17 44 (16.30%) MVC
18 43 (15.93%) Games
18 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
19 42 (15.56%) Git (software)
19 42 (15.56%) RESTful
20 41 (15.19%) Objective-C
20 41 (15.19%) Mobile Development
21 37 (13.70%) Node.js
22 35 (12.96%) HTML5
23 34 (12.59%) iPhone
24 33 (12.22%) Dependency Injection

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 37 (13.70%) Node.js
2 16 (5.93%) IIS
3 11 (4.07%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.33%) Drupal
5 9 (3.33%) WordPress
6 8 (2.96%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.22%) CMS
8 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.74%) Mule
11 1 (0.37%) Apache
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.81%) MS Office
3 5 (1.85%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 7 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.96%) GitHub
3 6 (2.22%) Office 365
4 3 (1.11%) Heroku
4 3 (1.11%) IaaS
4 3 (1.11%) PaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.41%) Wireless
2 16 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.56%) Firewall
4 14 (5.19%) VPN
5 13 (4.81%) Network Security
6 9 (3.33%) LAN
7 8 (2.96%) NAS
8 7 (2.59%) VoIP
9 5 (1.85%) DHCP
9 5 (1.85%) DNS
9 5 (1.85%) Intranet
10 4 (1.48%) FTP
10 4 (1.48%) WAN
10 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.74%) ADSL
11 2 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.74%) IPv4
11 2 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 15 (5.56%) MySQL
4 12 (4.44%) Big Data
5 9 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.48%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.11%) Redis
8 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.74%) GIS
9 2 (0.74%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.41%) JUnit
3 16 (5.93%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.44%) Appium
4 12 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 12 (4.44%) Maven
5 11 (4.07%) Calabash
5 11 (4.07%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.70%) Android Studio
6 10 (3.70%) Gradle
6 10 (3.70%) JIRA
6 10 (3.70%) Mercurial
6 10 (3.70%) Subversion
7 9 (3.33%) Selenium
8 7 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (2.59%) TestNG
9 5 (1.85%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.85%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.85%) Xcode
10 4 (1.48%) Grunt
General
1 43 (15.93%) Games
2 21 (7.78%) Finance
3 14 (5.19%) Banking
4 11 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.07%) Marketing
5 10 (3.70%) Electronics
6 9 (3.33%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.96%) Legal
8 6 (2.22%) Publishing
8 6 (2.22%) Retail
9 4 (1.48%) Automotive
9 4 (1.48%) Back Office
10 3 (1.11%) Law
10 3 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 170 (62.96%) Developer
2 48 (17.78%) Android Developer
3 45 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 27 (10.00%) iOS Developer
5 26 (9.63%) Analyst
5 26 (9.63%) Digital Developer
5 26 (9.63%) Java Developer
6 19 (7.04%) Senior Developer
7 17 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 17 (6.30%) Mobile Developer
7 17 (6.30%) Tester
8 16 (5.93%) Software Developer
9 15 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 14 (5.19%) iOS Android Developer
11 13 (4.81%) Penetration Tester
11 13 (4.81%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.07%) Applications Tester
12 11 (4.07%) IT Support
12 11 (4.07%) PHP Developer
12 11 (4.07%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (35.56%) .NET
2 69 (25.56%) HTML
3 63 (23.33%) CSS
4 56 (20.74%) ASP.NET
5 47 (17.41%) Web Services
6 42 (15.56%) RESTful
7 35 (12.96%) HTML5
8 32 (11.85%) jQuery
9 31 (11.48%) JSON
10 30 (11.11%) WCF
11 28 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (10.37%) XML
12 26 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 26 (9.63%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (9.63%) Ninject
13 21 (7.78%) Android SDK
14 19 (7.04%) CSS3
15 15 (5.56%) SOAP
16 14 (5.19%) PhoneGap
17 13 (4.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 102 (37.78%) Mobile App
2 52 (19.26%) User Experience
3 34 (12.59%) iPhone
4 33 (12.22%) Blackberry
5 22 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (7.04%) Computer Science
6 19 (7.04%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.07%) iPad
8 7 (2.59%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.59%) Physics
9 6 (2.22%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.85%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.48%) NHS
11 4 (1.48%) Online Games
11 4 (1.48%) Social Network
11 4 (1.48%) Wiki
12 3 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.74%) Handset
13 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 160 (59.26%) Apple iOS
2 74 (27.41%) Windows
3 22 (8.15%) Linux
4 21 (7.78%) Windows Server
5 19 (7.04%) Unix
6 16 (5.93%) Windows Mobile
7 11 (4.07%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.07%) Windows Phone
8 9 (3.33%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.22%) Windows CE
10 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.74%) BlackBerry OS
12 2 (0.74%) VMS
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (33.70%) Android Development
3 49 (18.15%) iOS Development
3 49 (18.15%) TDD
4 44 (16.30%) MVC
5 41 (15.19%) Mobile Development
6 33 (12.22%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (10.74%) SDLC
8 27 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 27 (10.00%) Web Development
9 26 (9.63%) Domain-Driven Design
10 23 (8.52%) OO
10 23 (8.52%) Scrum
10 23 (8.52%) Time Management
11 22 (8.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 21 (7.78%) Automated Testing
12 21 (7.78%) Unit Testing
13 19 (7.04%) DevOps
14 16 (5.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 90 (33.33%) Java
2 72 (26.67%) C#
3 61 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 49 (18.15%) SQL
5 41 (15.19%) Objective-C
6 33 (12.22%) PHP
7 12 (4.44%) Apple Swift
7 12 (4.44%) C++
8 11 (4.07%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.59%) C
10 6 (2.22%) Ruby
11 3 (1.11%) GLSL
11 3 (1.11%) VB
12 2 (0.74%) Clojure
12 2 (0.74%) Python
13 1 (0.37%) Lua
13 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (10.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.48%) MCSA
5 3 (1.11%) A+ Certification
5 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.11%) MCDST
5 3 (1.11%) MCITP
5 3 (1.11%) MOS
5 3 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.74%) ISEB
6 2 (0.74%) PhD
7 1 (0.37%) CEH
7 1 (0.37%) OSCE
7 1 (0.37%) OSCP
7 1 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 13 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (4.81%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.70%) Docker
3 7 (2.59%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.85%) XenApp
5 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Rundeck
2 3 (1.11%) SCCM
2 3 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.74%) MobiControl
3 2 (0.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.37%) Nessus
4 1 (0.37%) Nmap
Vendors
1 52 (19.26%) Google
2 43 (15.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.15%) Apple
4 18 (6.67%) Oracle
5 10 (3.70%) Xamarin
6 9 (3.33%) Perforce
6 9 (3.33%) Sencha
7 8 (2.96%) Citrix
7 8 (2.96%) Symbian
8 7 (2.59%) SAP
9 5 (1.85%) Telerik
10 4 (1.48%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.48%) VMware
11 3 (1.11%) Adobe
11 3 (1.11%) AppSense
11 3 (1.11%) Cisco
11 3 (1.11%) HP
11 3 (1.11%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.11%) Motorola
11 3 (1.11%) NetApp
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Posted: Yesterday
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