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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 92 74 124
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +50
Permanent jobs citing Android 201 219 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.74% 3.27% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.55% 12.74% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 166 196 136
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1602 1719 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.87% 25.66% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1471 1529
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £47,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 148 £40,000 +15.94% 36
Cheshire -14 37 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Lancashire -12 9 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Merseyside 0 8 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 275 (64.86%) Apple iOS
2 201 (47.41%) Mobile App
3 166 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (37.03%) Windows
5 143 (33.73%) Android Development
6 140 (33.02%) HTML
7 129 (30.42%) CSS
8 122 (28.77%) iOS Development
9 121 (28.54%) JavaScript
10 118 (27.83%) Java
11 114 (26.89%) .NET
12 112 (26.42%) iPhone
13 107 (25.24%) C#
14 88 (20.75%) SQL Server
15 78 (18.40%) Objective-C
16 76 (17.92%) ASP.NET
17 75 (17.69%) XML
18 72 (16.98%) TDD
19 67 (15.80%) MVC
19 67 (15.80%) Linux
20 65 (15.33%) E-Commerce
21 59 (13.92%) Games
21 59 (13.92%) Scrum
22 55 (12.97%) Blackberry
23 54 (12.74%) HTML5
24 53 (12.50%) jQuery
24 53 (12.50%) iPad
25 52 (12.26%) Degree
25 52 (12.26%) Web Services
25 52 (12.26%) Software Engineering

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (10.38%) Tomcat
2 40 (9.43%) WebSphere
3 37 (8.73%) Node.js
4 20 (4.72%) WordPress
5 18 (4.25%) CMS
6 10 (2.36%) Drupal
7 8 (1.89%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.65%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.42%) Commerce Server
9 6 (1.42%) Apache
9 6 (1.42%) Confluence
9 6 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.42%) concrete5
10 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.94%) Lync
11 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.71%) Flash Media Server
12 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (6.37%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (3.07%) Adobe After Effects
4 12 (2.83%) MS Excel
5 11 (2.59%) InDesign
6 9 (2.12%) MS Office
7 8 (1.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Magento
2 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.12%) GitHub
3 5 (1.18%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.43%) HTTP
2 18 (4.25%) VPN
3 13 (3.07%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.12%) Firewall
5 7 (1.65%) Internet
6 6 (1.42%) VoIP
7 4 (0.94%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.94%) LAN
7 4 (0.94%) DNS
7 4 (0.94%) WAN
8 2 (0.47%) DMZ
8 2 (0.47%) NAS
8 2 (0.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.24%) VLAN
9 1 (0.24%) DHCP
9 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.08%) Hazelcast
3 28 (6.60%) MySQL
4 24 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.59%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.12%) Big Data
7 9 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.42%) SQLite
9 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (9.20%) Maven
2 37 (8.73%) Git (software)
3 32 (7.55%) Subversion
4 27 (6.37%) Visual Studio
5 26 (6.13%) Xcode
6 18 (4.25%) Selenium
7 17 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (3.07%) Eclipse
9 12 (2.83%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.59%) JUnit
10 11 (2.59%) NUnit
11 8 (1.89%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.42%) JIRA
12 6 (1.42%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.18%) Gradle
14 4 (0.94%) Ant
14 4 (0.94%) Robotium
15 3 (0.71%) FlexUnit
16 1 (0.24%) eggPlant
16 1 (0.24%) YouTrack
General
1 59 (13.92%) Games
2 20 (4.72%) Retail
3 13 (3.07%) Marketing
4 10 (2.36%) Back Office
5 8 (1.89%) Finance
6 7 (1.65%) Publishing
7 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.71%) Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 310 (73.11%) Developer
2 71 (16.75%) Mobile Developer
3 59 (13.92%) .NET Developer
4 48 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 47 (11.08%) iOS Developer
6 41 (9.67%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.73%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 35 (8.25%) Android Developer
9 29 (6.84%) Designer
10 27 (6.37%) Applications Developer
11 26 (6.13%) Web Developer
12 22 (5.19%) Tester
13 21 (4.95%) PHP Developer
14 19 (4.48%) Analyst
15 17 (4.01%) C# Developer
15 17 (4.01%) Software Developer
16 16 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
17 14 (3.30%) Software Engineer
17 14 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
18 13 (3.07%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (33.02%) HTML
2 129 (30.42%) CSS
3 114 (26.89%) .NET
4 76 (17.92%) ASP.NET
5 75 (17.69%) XML
6 54 (12.74%) HTML5
7 53 (12.50%) jQuery
8 52 (12.26%) Web Services
9 48 (11.32%) XSLT
9 48 (11.32%) Spring
10 42 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (9.43%) JMS
11 40 (9.43%) XML Schema
11 40 (9.43%) Grails
12 39 (9.20%) SAX
12 39 (9.20%) DOM
12 39 (9.20%) Servlets
13 38 (8.96%) J2SE
13 38 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
14 35 (8.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 201 (47.41%) Mobile App
2 112 (26.42%) iPhone
3 55 (12.97%) Blackberry
4 53 (12.50%) iPad
5 46 (10.85%) User Experience
6 35 (8.25%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.30%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.59%) Animation
9 10 (2.36%) Social Media
10 8 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (1.42%) FMCG
12 6 (1.42%) Xbox
13 4 (0.94%) W3C
13 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.71%) GIS
15 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 275 (64.86%) Apple iOS
2 157 (37.03%) Windows
3 67 (15.80%) Linux
4 47 (11.08%) Windows Phone
5 30 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (4.25%) Windows Phone 8
7 15 (3.54%) Windows Mobile
8 12 (2.83%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.65%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.42%) UNIX
12 5 (1.18%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.94%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (33.73%) Android Development
3 122 (28.77%) iOS Development
4 72 (16.98%) TDD
5 67 (15.80%) MVC
6 65 (15.33%) E-Commerce
7 59 (13.92%) Scrum
8 52 (12.26%) Software Engineering
9 49 (11.56%) OOP
10 46 (10.85%) OO
11 36 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
12 33 (7.78%) Web Development
12 33 (7.78%) Web Application Development
13 32 (7.55%) Unit Testing
14 27 (6.37%) Dependency Injection
14 27 (6.37%) Domain-Driven Design
15 21 (4.95%) Kanban
16 20 (4.72%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.01%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (28.54%) JavaScript
2 118 (27.83%) Java
3 107 (25.24%) C#
4 78 (18.40%) Objective-C
5 51 (12.03%) SQL
6 40 (9.43%) XPath
7 37 (8.73%) PHP
8 32 (7.55%) C++
9 26 (6.13%) T-SQL
10 12 (2.83%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.59%) Perl
12 9 (2.12%) Python
12 9 (2.12%) Ruby
13 8 (1.89%) C
14 7 (1.65%) PHP5
14 7 (1.65%) VB
14 7 (1.65%) VB6
15 6 (1.42%) GLSL
16 4 (0.94%) VBScript
17 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (12.26%) Degree
2 9 (2.12%) ISEB
3 6 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.24%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.25%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) Capistrano
2 2 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 50 (11.79%) Microsoft
1 50 (11.79%) Google
2 30 (7.08%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.25%) Apple
4 15 (3.54%) Adobe
5 14 (3.30%) Symbian
6 10 (2.36%) Oracle
7 8 (1.89%) Telerik
7 8 (1.89%) Facebook
7 8 (1.89%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.65%) VMware
9 6 (1.42%) ATG
9 6 (1.42%) Sony
9 6 (1.42%) IBM
9 6 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.42%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.18%) Citrix
11 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.94%) Avaya
11 4 (0.94%) SAP
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
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Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £37000 - £41000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
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