Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 88 98
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Android 47 98 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.22% 3.03% 2.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.59% 11.95% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 31
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £45,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.89% +76.47% -32.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,100 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £74,950 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 444 820 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.93% 25.37% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 310 582 418
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +31.78% -7.86%
10th Percentile £21,125 £20,513 £19,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £48,625
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Cheshire

Android
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Android in Cheshire

Android
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Android in Cheshire

Android
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn +9 12 £25,000 -41.18%
Warrington +15 9 £50,000 +19.40% 1
Chester +6 5 £25,500 -40.00% 2
Macclesfield +22 3 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Wilmslow -13 3 £21,750 -39.58% 1
Knutsford -6 2 £34,000 -30.26% 3
Crewe +3 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 - 1
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 37 (78.72%) Apple iOS
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
4 16 (34.04%) Java
5 14 (29.79%) MobileIron
6 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (25.53%) Windows
8 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.40%) Android Development
8 11 (23.40%) Mac OS
9 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.28%) C#
10 9 (19.15%) C++
10 9 (19.15%) C
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) MCSE
10 9 (19.15%) MCP
10 9 (19.15%) MCDST
10 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
10 9 (19.15%) Ivanti
10 9 (19.15%) iOS Development
10 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
11 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
11 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
11 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
11 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (17.02%) SQL
12 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) InVision
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.13%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Dialogflow
4 1 (2.13%) Google Play
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Skype
2 6 (12.77%) DHCP
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 5 (10.64%) VoIP
3 5 (10.64%) Wireless
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 2 (4.26%) WebEx
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) Xcode
3 2 (4.26%) Axure RP
3 2 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.26%) Gradle
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.13%) Moq
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (19.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Junior
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Android Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Android Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.64%) C++ Android Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support
5 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Assistant
5 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Service Desk Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
1 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
1 5 (10.64%) Java ME
2 4 (8.51%) Ajax
2 4 (8.51%) JSON
2 4 (8.51%) React Native
2 4 (8.51%) Redux
2 4 (8.51%) WinForms
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) QML
3 3 (6.38%) Qt
3 3 (6.38%) SignalR
4 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.64%) Digital TV
2 5 (10.64%) STB
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) CCTV
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) EPoS
6 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.13%) Handset
6 1 (2.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Apple iOS
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 11 (23.40%) Mac OS
4 9 (19.15%) Linux
4 9 (19.15%) Windows 10
5 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.64%) pSOS
8 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (23.40%) Android Development
2 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) iOS Development
4 8 (17.02%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 5 (10.64%) Change Control
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Mobile Development
7 5 (10.64%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) OOD
8 4 (8.51%) Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) MVVM
8 4 (8.51%) OCR
8 4 (8.51%) Web Development
9 3 (6.38%) Open Source
9 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.38%) SOLID
9 3 (6.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) C#
3 9 (19.15%) C
3 9 (19.15%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
7 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.51%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.13%) Kotlin
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (19.15%) MCDST
2 9 (19.15%) MCP
2 9 (19.15%) MCSE
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 3 (6.38%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.26%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) MobileIron
3 9 (19.15%) Ivanti
4 5 (10.64%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 2 (4.26%) Apple
5 2 (4.26%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) McAfee
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) Facebook
6 1 (2.13%) Meraki
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) SOTI
6 1 (2.13%) Telerik
6 1 (2.13%) VMware