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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 78 79 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 223 231 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.32% 3.15% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.01% 13.35% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 202 177 194
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1592 1730 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.67% 23.57% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1405 1518
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 136 £40,000 - 35
Cheshire +34 76 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Merseyside -2 4 £22,000 -48.23% 2
Lancashire -3 3 £32,500 +13.04% 4
Cumbria - 1 £19,500 -
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 279 (70.45%) Apple iOS
2 231 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (49.24%) Mobile App
4 143 (36.11%) C#
5 134 (33.84%) SQL Server
6 133 (33.59%) Windows
7 127 (32.07%) Android Development
8 122 (30.81%) .NET
9 112 (28.28%) iOS Development
10 105 (26.52%) Java
11 100 (25.25%) HTML
12 90 (22.73%) iPhone
13 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET
14 83 (20.96%) SQL
15 78 (19.70%) JavaScript
16 74 (18.69%) TDD
17 71 (17.93%) MVC
17 71 (17.93%) Scrum
18 70 (17.68%) Microsoft
18 70 (17.68%) Mobile Development
19 64 (16.16%) CSS
20 59 (14.90%) Software Engineering
21 58 (14.65%) Web Services
22 55 (13.89%) REST
22 55 (13.89%) HTML5
23 54 (13.64%) Games
24 49 (12.37%) C++
25 48 (12.12%) Google
26 47 (11.87%) WCF
27 44 (11.11%) Objective-C

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (7.83%) Node.js
2 17 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.03%) WordPress
4 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.27%) IIS
6 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.26%) nginx
7 5 (1.26%) Apache
8 3 (0.76%) JBoss
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) Lync
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.25%) Joomla!
Applications
1 36 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.05%) MS Project
3 14 (3.54%) MS Office
4 13 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Magento
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon S3
2 5 (1.26%) Route 53
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon Glacier
2 5 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (1.01%) Trello
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Office 365
5 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) GitHub
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.56%) VPN
2 18 (4.55%) VoIP
3 16 (4.04%) Firewall
4 15 (3.79%) GPRS
4 15 (3.79%) UMTS
5 13 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (3.03%) Intranet
6 12 (3.03%) Internet
6 12 (3.03%) Network Security
7 11 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (2.78%) DHCP
8 10 (2.53%) LAN
9 9 (2.27%) Ethernet
9 9 (2.27%) IPv4
9 9 (2.27%) SAN
10 8 (2.02%) DNS
10 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.02%) WLAN
10 8 (2.02%) GSM
10 8 (2.02%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (33.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.59%) MySQL
3 26 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (5.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 19 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.02%) Big Data
9 8 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.76%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (8.84%) Selenium
2 27 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 23 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.30%) JIRA
5 20 (5.05%) Jenkins
6 15 (3.79%) Subversion
7 8 (2.02%) Mercurial
7 8 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.77%) JUnit
8 7 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.52%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.52%) Appium
10 5 (1.26%) Calabash
10 5 (1.26%) Robotium
10 5 (1.26%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.26%) Hudson
11 4 (1.01%) Axure RP
11 4 (1.01%) Xcode
12 3 (0.76%) TestNG
General
1 54 (13.64%) Games
2 28 (7.07%) Finance
3 20 (5.05%) Marketing
4 11 (2.78%) Automotive
5 8 (2.02%) Banking
5 8 (2.02%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (0.51%) Publishing
8 2 (0.51%) Electronics
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.51%) Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 239 (60.35%) Developer
2 59 (14.90%) .NET Developer
3 50 (12.63%) Mobile Developer
4 34 (8.59%) Analyst
5 31 (7.83%) C# Developer
5 31 (7.83%) Android Developer
6 25 (6.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 23 (5.81%) Test Engineer
8 22 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 21 (5.30%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.30%) Test Analyst
9 21 (5.30%) Software Developer
10 20 (5.05%) iOS Developer
11 19 (4.80%) Designer
12 18 (4.55%) Web Developer
13 17 (4.29%) Applications Developer
14 16 (4.04%) Tester
15 14 (3.54%) Software Tester
15 14 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
16 13 (3.28%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (30.81%) .NET
2 100 (25.25%) HTML
3 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 64 (16.16%) CSS
5 58 (14.65%) Web Services
6 55 (13.89%) HTML5
6 55 (13.89%) REST
7 47 (11.87%) WCF
8 38 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (9.34%) XML
10 30 (7.58%) SOAP
10 30 (7.58%) JSON
11 27 (6.82%) jQuery
11 27 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (6.57%) Ninject
13 24 (6.06%) J2ME
14 22 (5.56%) .NET Framework
14 22 (5.56%) CSS3
15 19 (4.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (4.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 195 (49.24%) Mobile App
2 90 (22.73%) iPhone
3 30 (7.58%) User Experience
4 29 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 28 (7.07%) iPad
6 22 (5.56%) Blackberry
7 21 (5.30%) N-Tier
8 16 (4.04%) Telematics
9 15 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (3.28%) Smartphone
11 12 (3.03%) Management Information System
12 9 (2.27%) Device Driver
13 8 (2.02%) MPEG
14 7 (1.77%) Data Centre
15 5 (1.26%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.26%) NHS
15 5 (1.26%) Client/Server
15 5 (1.26%) Replication
16 3 (0.76%) Social Media
17 2 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 279 (70.45%) Apple iOS
2 133 (33.59%) Windows
3 42 (10.61%) Linux
3 42 (10.61%) Windows Mobile
4 40 (10.10%) Windows Phone
5 18 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 18 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 17 (4.29%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (2.27%) Windows CE
8 8 (2.02%) Nucleus RTOS
9 7 (1.77%) UNIX
10 6 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (32.07%) Android Development
3 112 (28.28%) iOS Development
4 74 (18.69%) TDD
5 71 (17.93%) Scrum
5 71 (17.93%) MVC
6 70 (17.68%) Mobile Development
7 59 (14.90%) Software Engineering
8 42 (10.61%) Dependency Injection
9 39 (9.85%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (9.60%) SDLC
11 33 (8.33%) Software Testing
12 28 (7.07%) Domain-Driven Design
13 27 (6.82%) Test Automation
13 27 (6.82%) Test Scripting
14 26 (6.57%) Web Application Development
15 24 (6.06%) OOP
16 22 (5.56%) Project Management
16 22 (5.56%) Automated Testing
16 22 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (36.11%) C#
2 105 (26.52%) Java
3 83 (20.96%) SQL
4 78 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 49 (12.37%) C++
6 44 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 34 (8.59%) PHP
8 27 (6.82%) C
9 20 (5.05%) T-SQL
10 19 (4.80%) VB
11 12 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.03%) Apple Swift
12 11 (2.78%) Ruby
13 6 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.26%) Python
15 2 (0.51%) ANSI C
16 1 (0.25%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.25%) XPath
16 1 (0.25%) PHP5
16 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (9.34%) Degree
2 16 (4.04%) ISTQB
3 9 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.26%) MCP
6 3 (0.76%) MCSE
6 3 (0.76%) A+ Certification
6 3 (0.76%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) MCITP
7 2 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.51%) MOS
8 1 (0.25%) MCDST
8 1 (0.25%) CCENT
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.27%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.02%) Docker
5 4 (1.01%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.25%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
7 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (2.53%) Puppet
2 7 (1.77%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.51%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.51%) Plesk
4 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (17.68%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.12%) Google
3 28 (7.07%) Apple
4 23 (5.81%) Symbian
5 21 (5.30%) Oracle
6 17 (4.29%) Citrix
7 14 (3.54%) Adobe
7 14 (3.54%) VMware
8 13 (3.28%) Cisco
9 12 (3.03%) Xamarin
10 9 (2.27%) NetApp
11 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.26%) Facebook
13 3 (0.76%) Twitter
13 3 (0.76%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.51%) Sencha
15 1 (0.25%) Mitel
15 1 (0.25%) Altiris
15 1 (0.25%) MobileIron
15 1 (0.25%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 50 - 55k
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Axica Recruitment
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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