Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 95 75
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Android 69 68 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.21% 2.60% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 10.83% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 57 52
Cheshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,175 £26,900 £27,575
90th Percentile £57,750 £63,750 £56,250
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 671 628 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 21.50% 23.98% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 480 451 469
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,279
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.10% -7.35%
10th Percentile £22,975 £21,250 £20,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -5 25 £49,250 +23.13% 2
Chester +3 8 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Warrington -3 8 £37,500 - 7
Crewe -10 8 £40,000 -15.79%
Northwich - 2 £50,000 -
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 52 (75.36%) Apple iOS
2 31 (44.93%) Java
3 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (33.33%) Finance
4 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (33.33%) Linux
5 20 (28.99%) Banking
5 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
6 18 (26.09%) Scrum
7 17 (24.64%) SQL
8 15 (21.74%) Android Development
9 14 (20.29%) Ajax
10 13 (18.84%) Degree
10 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
10 13 (18.84%) ITIL
10 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
10 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
11 12 (17.39%) HTML
11 12 (17.39%) Office 365
12 11 (15.94%) C#
12 11 (15.94%) PHP
12 11 (15.94%) CSS
13 10 (14.49%) MySQL
13 10 (14.49%) C++
13 10 (14.49%) C
13 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
13 10 (14.49%) VMware
13 10 (14.49%) User Experience
14 9 (13.04%) Software Licensing
14 9 (13.04%) iOS Development

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 8 (11.59%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) Confluence
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Firewall
1 9 (13.04%) VPN
2 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) SSH
3 2 (2.90%) Wireless
4 1 (1.45%) 4G
4 1 (1.45%) DSL
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) MPLS
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) MySQL
2 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) SQLite
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.80%) Gradle
4 4 (5.80%) JIRA
5 3 (4.35%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.35%) Xcode
6 2 (2.90%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.90%) git-flow
6 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.45%) Moq
7 1 (1.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.45%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Advertising
4 5 (7.25%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Law
4 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.35%) Electronics
5 3 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (2.90%) Automotive
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) Python Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Tester
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Support
4 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 6 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Wintel Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Wintel Support
4 6 (8.70%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Android Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Django Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Python/Django Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) Ajax
2 12 (17.39%) HTML
3 11 (15.94%) CSS
4 9 (13.04%) JSON
5 8 (11.59%) Django
5 8 (11.59%) jQuery
6 6 (8.70%) .NET
6 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (4.35%) Node.js
7 3 (4.35%) React
7 3 (4.35%) Velocity
7 3 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.90%) Android NDK
8 2 (2.90%) Android SDK
8 2 (2.90%) Angular 2
8 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.90%) Qt
8 2 (2.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.49%) User Experience
3 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.35%) Handset
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.90%) CCTV
6 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
7 1 (1.45%) IVR
7 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Apple iOS
2 23 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (11.59%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.90%) SUSE
6 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.45%) Unix
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) Scrum
3 15 (21.74%) Android Development
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
4 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
5 9 (13.04%) iOS Development
5 9 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 9 (13.04%) SDLC
5 9 (13.04%) Software Licensing
5 9 (13.04%) Time Management
6 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
6 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.59%) Creative Thinking
6 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.59%) Process Improvement
6 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
6 8 (11.59%) Web Development
7 7 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) Java
2 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) SQL
4 11 (15.94%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) PHP
5 10 (14.49%) C
5 10 (14.49%) C++
6 8 (11.59%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.35%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.90%) ES6
10 1 (1.45%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CREST Certified
2 2 (2.90%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.90%) OSCP
2 2 (2.90%) SANS
3 1 (1.45%) MCSA
3 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) VMware
3 8 (11.59%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Xamarin
5 2 (2.90%) Apple
5 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Avaya
6 1 (1.45%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Sun