Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 97 97
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 -32
Permanent jobs citing Android 61 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.35% 2.71% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.57% 10.92% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 66 35
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.29% -2.67%
10th Percentile £23,875 £24,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £55,270 £74,375 £63,000
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 527 751 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.26% 24.83% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 370 538 464
Cheshire median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% +23.08% -12.16%
10th Percentile £21,125 £20,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £48,750
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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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
Knutsford -6 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Warrington +17 13 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Runcorn +16 9 £24,750 -53.95% 4
Chester +1 8 £25,500 -41.71% 4
Wilmslow - 2 £20,000 - 1
Macclesfield +18 1 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 46 (75.41%) Apple iOS
2 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
3 24 (39.34%) Java
4 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
6 16 (26.23%) SQL
6 16 (26.23%) Windows
7 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
7 14 (22.95%) C#
7 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 13 (21.31%) Scrum
9 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
9 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (18.03%) Office 365
9 11 (18.03%) Android Development
9 11 (18.03%) MobileIron
9 11 (18.03%) User Experience
9 11 (18.03%) Windows 10
10 10 (16.39%) HTML
10 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (14.75%) CSS
11 9 (14.75%) ITIL
11 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
11 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.75%) Ajax
11 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
12 8 (13.11%) Mac OS
12 8 (13.11%) Windows 7

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 (8.20%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.64%) InVision
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Skype
2 6 (9.84%) VPN
2 6 (9.84%) Wireless
3 5 (8.20%) DHCP
3 5 (8.20%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) VoIP
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
5 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) WebEx
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) MPLS
7 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) SQLite
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Gradle
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.20%) Xcode
4 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.28%) Moq
5 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.48%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Law
5 3 (4.92%) Electronics
6 2 (3.28%) Advertising
6 2 (3.28%) Games
6 2 (3.28%) Legal
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Android Developer
3 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) IT Assistant
4 5 (8.20%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Assistant
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead Android Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Lead Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) HTML
2 9 (14.75%) Ajax
2 9 (14.75%) CSS
3 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 7 (11.48%) jQuery
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.20%) JSON
5 5 (8.20%) React Native
5 5 (8.20%) WinForms
6 4 (6.56%) Redux
7 3 (4.92%) Android NDK
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.92%) SignalR
8 2 (3.28%) .NET Core
8 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.28%) Java ME
8 2 (3.28%) QML
8 2 (3.28%) Qt
9 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) User Experience
2 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (8.20%) Smartphone
3 5 (8.20%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.56%) Handset
5 2 (3.28%) CCTV
5 2 (3.28%) Digital TV
5 2 (3.28%) STB
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) iPhone
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (75.41%) Apple iOS
2 16 (26.23%) Windows
3 11 (18.03%) Windows 10
4 8 (13.11%) Linux
4 8 (13.11%) Mac OS
4 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.56%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.28%) pSOS
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.64%) Unix
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Scrum
3 11 (18.03%) Android Development
4 9 (14.75%) ITIL
4 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.48%) SDLC
5 7 (11.48%) Web Development
6 6 (9.84%) BDD
6 6 (9.84%) Change Control
6 6 (9.84%) Cryptography
6 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.84%) Secure Coding
6 6 (9.84%) Software Licensing
6 6 (9.84%) TDD
7 5 (8.20%) Analytics
7 5 (8.20%) iOS Development
7 5 (8.20%) MVC
7 5 (8.20%) MVVM
7 5 (8.20%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) Java
2 16 (26.23%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) C#
3 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) C
4 8 (13.11%) C++
5 5 (8.20%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) Perl
7 3 (4.92%) Kotlin
7 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.28%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.28%) VB
8 2 (3.28%) VB6
9 1 (1.64%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.64%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.84%) MCDST
2 6 (9.84%) MCP
2 6 (9.84%) MCSE
3 5 (8.20%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.64%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.64%) OSCP
5 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) MobiControl
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) MobileIron
3 7 (11.48%) Xamarin
4 6 (9.84%) Ivanti
5 4 (6.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.92%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (4.92%) McAfee
7 2 (3.28%) Apple
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.64%) Avaya
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Google
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.64%) SOTI
8 1 (1.64%) Telerik