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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 101 84 116
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Permanent jobs citing Android 168 216 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.63% 3.08% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.40% 12.42% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 158 185 129
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1474 1739 1971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.03% 24.77% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1431 1667
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -8 121 £37,500 +7.14% 19
Cheshire +5 34 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Lancashire -3 7 £33,000 -18.51% 1
Merseyside -15 3 £21,750 -39.58% 3
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

1 280 (75.47%) Apple iOS
2 193 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (51.75%) Mobile App
4 158 (42.59%) .NET
5 145 (39.08%) C#
6 125 (33.69%) SQL Server
7 110 (29.65%) Android Development
8 109 (29.38%) ASP.NET
9 108 (29.11%) HTML
10 105 (28.30%) JavaScript
11 102 (27.49%) iOS Development
12 99 (26.68%) Java
13 94 (25.34%) Windows
14 87 (23.45%) CSS
15 85 (22.91%) SQL
16 76 (20.49%) Mobile Development
17 74 (19.95%) TDD
18 72 (19.41%) MVC
19 66 (17.79%) jQuery
20 65 (17.52%) HTML5
21 59 (15.90%) Scrum
21 59 (15.90%) iPhone
22 55 (14.82%) Microsoft
23 48 (12.94%) PHP
23 48 (12.94%) Degree
23 48 (12.94%) Selenium
23 48 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
24 44 (11.86%) OOP
25 43 (11.59%) Objective-C
26 39 (10.51%) Web Services

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 35 (9.43%) Node.js
2 15 (4.04%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.23%) IIS
4 9 (2.43%) CMS
4 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.16%) WordPress
6 7 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.62%) Sitefinity
7 6 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.62%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.54%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.27%) Flash Media Server
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.27%) Drupal
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.58%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) MS Project
4 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.54%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.08%) Trello
4 2 (0.54%) Route 53
4 2 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.31%) VPN
2 12 (3.23%) LAN
2 12 (3.23%) DHCP
2 12 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 11 (2.96%) Firewall
3 11 (2.96%) SAN
3 11 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (2.70%) IPv4
4 10 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.70%) VoIP
4 10 (2.70%) Internet
5 9 (2.43%) Intranet
6 7 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.89%) DNS
7 6 (1.62%) HTTPS
7 6 (1.62%) HTTP
7 6 (1.62%) Wireless
8 4 (1.08%) OpenVPN
8 4 (1.08%) IPsec
9 3 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (33.69%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.63%) MySQL
3 20 (5.39%) Big Data
4 17 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.23%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.43%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.89%) SQLite
10 5 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 48 (12.94%) Selenium
2 36 (9.70%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.28%) Subversion
4 13 (3.50%) Cucumber
5 12 (3.23%) JIRA
6 11 (2.96%) Xcode
6 11 (2.96%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.70%) JUnit
8 9 (2.43%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.16%) NUnit
10 7 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.89%) Appium
11 6 (1.62%) Calabash
12 5 (1.35%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.35%) Robotium
12 5 (1.35%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.35%) Jenkins
13 4 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (0.81%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 3 (0.81%) Axure RP
General
1 36 (9.70%) Games
2 34 (9.16%) Finance
3 8 (2.16%) Retail
4 7 (1.89%) Publishing
5 5 (1.35%) Electronics
5 5 (1.35%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.81%) Legal
7 3 (0.81%) Advertising
7 3 (0.81%) Banking
8 2 (0.54%) Back Office
8 2 (0.54%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 247 (66.58%) Developer
2 60 (16.17%) .NET Developer
3 54 (14.56%) Analyst
4 45 (12.13%) Mobile Developer
5 41 (11.05%) Android Developer
6 39 (10.51%) Test Analyst
7 37 (9.97%) Senior Developer
8 34 (9.16%) C# Developer
9 30 (8.09%) iOS Developer
10 27 (7.28%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 26 (7.01%) Tester
12 24 (6.47%) Applications Developer
13 20 (5.39%) Software Tester
14 19 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (4.58%) Web Developer
16 16 (4.31%) Senior .NET Developer
16 16 (4.31%) Software Developer
17 12 (3.23%) AWS Developer
17 12 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 12 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (42.59%) .NET
2 109 (29.38%) ASP.NET
3 108 (29.11%) HTML
4 87 (23.45%) CSS
5 66 (17.79%) jQuery
6 65 (17.52%) HTML5
7 48 (12.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (10.51%) Web Services
8 39 (10.51%) XML
9 34 (9.16%) CSS3
10 33 (8.89%) WCF
11 27 (7.28%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (6.74%) Ninject
13 23 (6.20%) .NET Framework
13 23 (6.20%) REST
14 20 (5.39%) JSON
15 18 (4.85%) RESTful
16 16 (4.31%) LINQ
17 15 (4.04%) iOS SDK
17 15 (4.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 192 (51.75%) Mobile App
2 59 (15.90%) iPhone
3 26 (7.01%) User Experience
4 18 (4.85%) iPad
4 18 (4.85%) Telematics
5 17 (4.58%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.04%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.89%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.35%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.08%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.08%) PKI
10 4 (1.08%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.81%) PDA
11 3 (0.81%) NHS
12 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.54%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 280 (75.47%) Apple iOS
2 94 (25.34%) Windows
3 30 (8.09%) Linux
4 18 (4.85%) Windows Phone
5 12 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 12 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (1.35%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.35%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.35%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (1.08%) CentOS
7 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.81%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.27%) UNIX
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (52.02%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (29.65%) Android Development
3 102 (27.49%) iOS Development
4 76 (20.49%) Mobile Development
5 74 (19.95%) TDD
6 72 (19.41%) MVC
7 59 (15.90%) Scrum
8 44 (11.86%) OOP
9 34 (9.16%) OO
10 32 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (8.63%) Web Application Development
11 31 (8.36%) Unit Testing
12 30 (8.09%) Automated Testing
13 28 (7.55%) Test Scripting
14 27 (7.28%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (6.74%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.74%) Domain-Driven Design
16 22 (5.93%) Web Testing
16 22 (5.93%) Mobile Application Development
16 22 (5.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 145 (39.08%) C#
2 105 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 99 (26.68%) Java
4 85 (22.91%) SQL
5 48 (12.94%) PHP
6 43 (11.59%) Objective-C
7 35 (9.43%) C++
8 20 (5.39%) VB
8 20 (5.39%) C
9 13 (3.50%) VB.NET
9 13 (3.50%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.23%) Apple Swift
11 8 (2.16%) Ruby
12 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.08%) VB6
13 3 (0.81%) VBA
13 3 (0.81%) Clojure
14 2 (0.54%) Python
14 2 (0.54%) XAML
15 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.94%) Degree
2 27 (7.28%) ISTQB
3 13 (3.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.89%) MCP
6 5 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.08%) ISEB
8 2 (0.54%) MCSE
8 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.54%) MOS
8 2 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.47%) QA
System Software
1 20 (5.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.70%) XenDesktop
4 9 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) XenApp
6 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.27%) XenServer
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.89%) Puppet
2 2 (0.54%) Plesk
3 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 55 (14.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.89%) Google
3 21 (5.66%) Apple
4 18 (4.85%) Citrix
5 16 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.23%) VMware
7 11 (2.96%) Cisco
7 11 (2.96%) NetApp
8 10 (2.70%) Xamarin
8 10 (2.70%) Facebook
9 8 (2.16%) Twitter
9 8 (2.16%) Oracle
9 8 (2.16%) Adobe
10 7 (1.89%) Zend
11 6 (1.62%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.35%) Symbian
13 4 (1.08%) DevExpress
14 3 (0.81%) Sage
15 2 (0.54%) ServiceNow
15 2 (0.54%) Sencha
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