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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 91 78 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +39
Permanent jobs citing Android 171 217 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.83% 3.18% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.53% 12.76% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 147 180 147
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1365 1700 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.61% 24.94% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1412 1612
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 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 29 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 -16 96 £40,000 +14.28% 24
Cheshire +36 60 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Lancashire -14 9 £32,500 -19.75%
Merseyside -20 2 £33,000 -8.33% 2
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 266 (72.88%) Apple iOS
2 207 (56.71%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (50.96%) Mobile App
4 143 (39.18%) .NET
5 140 (38.36%) C#
6 137 (37.53%) SQL Server
7 105 (28.77%) Windows
7 105 (28.77%) Android Development
8 102 (27.95%) ASP.NET
9 98 (26.85%) iOS Development
10 95 (26.03%) HTML
11 92 (25.21%) Java
12 91 (24.93%) JavaScript
13 87 (23.84%) SQL
14 78 (21.37%) CSS
15 77 (21.10%) TDD
16 74 (20.27%) MVC
17 73 (20.00%) Mobile Development
18 67 (18.36%) iPhone
19 63 (17.26%) HTML5
20 62 (16.99%) Microsoft
21 51 (13.97%) Scrum
21 51 (13.97%) jQuery
22 50 (13.70%) Degree
23 48 (13.15%) Web Services
24 46 (12.60%) Selenium
25 44 (12.05%) Objective-C
26 43 (11.78%) PHP
26 43 (11.78%) ASP.NET MVC
27 41 (11.23%) WCF

Android
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 30 (8.22%) Node.js
2 17 (4.66%) MS Exchange
3 12 (3.29%) IIS
4 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.92%) WordPress
6 4 (1.10%) Apache
6 4 (1.10%) CMS
6 4 (1.10%) nginx
7 2 (0.55%) OpenEdge
7 2 (0.55%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.55%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.27%) Drupal
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.27%) Lync
8 1 (0.27%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.66%) MS Office
3 16 (4.38%) MS Project
4 8 (2.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.55%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.37%) Route 53
3 5 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 5 (1.37%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.10%) Trello
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.48%) VPN
2 13 (3.56%) LAN
2 13 (3.56%) DHCP
3 12 (3.29%) Ethernet
3 12 (3.29%) Firewall
3 12 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (3.01%) SAN
4 11 (3.01%) IPv4
4 11 (3.01%) VoIP
5 10 (2.74%) Internet
6 9 (2.47%) Intranet
7 8 (2.19%) DNS
8 7 (1.92%) Wireless
9 6 (1.64%) UMTS
9 6 (1.64%) GPRS
9 6 (1.64%) Network Security
10 5 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.10%) IPsec
11 4 (1.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (37.53%) SQL Server
2 40 (10.96%) MySQL
3 20 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.93%) Big Data
6 15 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (3.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 10 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.82%) SQLite
12 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 46 (12.60%) Selenium
2 23 (6.30%) Git (software)
3 22 (6.03%) Visual Studio
4 16 (4.38%) Subversion
4 16 (4.38%) JIRA
5 13 (3.56%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.47%) Xcode
7 8 (2.19%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.92%) Appium
8 7 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (1.64%) Calabash
10 5 (1.37%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.37%) Robotium
10 5 (1.37%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.37%) NUnit
11 4 (1.10%) JUnit
12 3 (0.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (0.82%) Axure RP
General
1 41 (11.23%) Games
2 29 (7.95%) Finance
3 7 (1.92%) Marketing
4 6 (1.64%) Publishing
4 6 (1.64%) Retail
5 5 (1.37%) Electronics
6 4 (1.10%) Advertising
6 4 (1.10%) Banking
7 3 (0.82%) Legal
7 3 (0.82%) Automotive
7 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 229 (62.74%) Developer
2 56 (15.34%) .NET Developer
3 47 (12.88%) Analyst
4 38 (10.41%) Android Developer
5 37 (10.14%) Mobile Developer
6 34 (9.32%) Senior Developer
7 33 (9.04%) Test Analyst
8 28 (7.67%) C# Developer
9 26 (7.12%) iOS Developer
10 25 (6.85%) Tester
11 21 (5.75%) Software Developer
11 21 (5.75%) Software Tester
12 19 (5.21%) Web Developer
12 19 (5.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 15 (4.11%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.11%) Applications Developer
14 14 (3.84%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
16 11 (3.01%) AWS Developer
16 11 (3.01%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (39.18%) .NET
2 102 (27.95%) ASP.NET
3 95 (26.03%) HTML
4 78 (21.37%) CSS
5 63 (17.26%) HTML5
6 51 (13.97%) jQuery
7 48 (13.15%) Web Services
8 43 (11.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (11.23%) WCF
10 40 (10.96%) XML
11 33 (9.04%) REST
12 32 (8.77%) CSS3
13 28 (7.67%) .NET Framework
14 26 (7.12%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (6.85%) Ninject
16 23 (6.30%) JSON
16 23 (6.30%) SOAP
17 17 (4.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 15 (4.11%) WPF
18 15 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 186 (50.96%) Mobile App
2 67 (18.36%) iPhone
3 27 (7.40%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.48%) User Experience
5 18 (4.93%) iPad
6 17 (4.66%) Telematics
7 13 (3.56%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.56%) N-Tier
8 11 (3.01%) Smartphone
9 10 (2.74%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.37%) Replication
12 4 (1.10%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.10%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.10%) PKI
13 3 (0.82%) Social Media
13 3 (0.82%) PDA
14 2 (0.55%) NHS
14 2 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 266 (72.88%) Apple iOS
2 105 (28.77%) Windows
3 37 (10.14%) Linux
4 21 (5.75%) Windows Mobile
4 21 (5.75%) Windows Phone
5 12 (3.29%) Windows Phone 7
6 11 (3.01%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.92%) Windows CE
8 6 (1.64%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.64%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.10%) CentOS
11 2 (0.55%) UNIX
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (56.71%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (28.77%) Android Development
3 98 (26.85%) iOS Development
4 77 (21.10%) TDD
5 74 (20.27%) MVC
6 73 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 51 (13.97%) Scrum
8 39 (10.68%) OOP
9 35 (9.59%) Dependency Injection
10 32 (8.77%) Software Testing
11 30 (8.22%) OO
12 29 (7.95%) Web Application Development
12 29 (7.95%) Software Engineering
13 28 (7.67%) Test Scripting
13 28 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (7.40%) Unit Testing
15 26 (7.12%) Automated Testing
15 26 (7.12%) SDLC
16 25 (6.85%) Domain-Driven Design
17 24 (6.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 140 (38.36%) C#
2 92 (25.21%) Java
3 91 (24.93%) JavaScript
4 87 (23.84%) SQL
5 44 (12.05%) Objective-C
6 43 (11.78%) PHP
7 33 (9.04%) C++
8 23 (6.30%) VB
9 16 (4.38%) C
10 14 (3.84%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.74%) Apple Swift
12 8 (2.19%) Ruby
13 4 (1.10%) VB6
13 4 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.82%) Clojure
14 3 (0.82%) VBA
14 3 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.82%) Python
15 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (13.70%) Degree
2 24 (6.58%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (1.64%) ISEB
4 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.10%) MCP
7 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.55%) MCSE
7 2 (0.55%) MCITP
7 2 (0.55%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.40%) QA
System Software
1 22 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.01%) XenDesktop
4 10 (2.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.82%) Docker
6 2 (0.55%) XenApp
6 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
7 1 (0.27%) Firmware
7 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.74%) Puppet
2 3 (0.82%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.55%) Plesk
3 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.59%) Google
3 27 (7.40%) Apple
4 20 (5.48%) Citrix
5 14 (3.84%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (3.29%) Cisco
6 12 (3.29%) NetApp
6 12 (3.29%) VMware
7 10 (2.74%) Oracle
8 7 (1.92%) Facebook
8 7 (1.92%) Adobe
9 6 (1.64%) Zend
9 6 (1.64%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.37%) Twitter
11 4 (1.10%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.82%) Sage
12 3 (0.82%) Symbian
13 2 (0.55%) Sencha
13 2 (0.55%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.55%) ServiceNow
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