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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 56 44
Rank change year-on-year -25 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Android 34 30 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.34% 3.12% 5.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.04% 12.99% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 62
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,200 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 376 231 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 25.84% 23.99% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 269 202 334
Median salary £35,000 £34,640 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.04% -7.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -23 16 £35,000 -50.00% 4
Warrington -10 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Crewe - 5 £47,500 - 1
Chester +5 3 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Runcorn -11 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Android.

1 39 (62.90%) Apple iOS
2 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 24 (38.71%) Mobile App
3 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Java
4 19 (30.65%) Windows
5 17 (27.42%) SQL
5 17 (27.42%) Android Development
6 16 (25.81%) iPhone
6 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.81%) Smartphone
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (22.58%) Banking
8 13 (20.97%) C++
9 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 12 (19.35%) Google
9 12 (19.35%) Games
9 12 (19.35%) iOS Development
10 11 (17.74%) Degree
10 11 (17.74%) Waterfall
10 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
11 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
11 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (16.13%) Handset
11 10 (16.13%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (16.13%) Retail

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 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Google Play
2 4 (6.45%) Trello
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (9.68%) Bluetooth
2 6 (9.68%) DVB
2 6 (9.68%) GPRS
2 6 (9.68%) GSM
2 6 (9.68%) NFC
2 6 (9.68%) UMTS
2 6 (9.68%) VoIP
2 6 (9.68%) WLAN
3 2 (3.23%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Android Studio
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
2 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Moq
4 1 (1.61%) NUnit
4 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 24 (38.71%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Banking
3 12 (19.35%) Games
4 10 (16.13%) Retail
5 6 (9.68%) Automotive
5 6 (9.68%) Multimedia
5 6 (9.68%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (58.06%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Software Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Android Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (16.13%) SQL BI Developer
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Developer
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (8.06%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (8.06%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 8 (12.90%) Web Services
3 7 (11.29%) HTML
4 6 (9.68%) BREW
4 6 (9.68%) Flash
4 6 (9.68%) J2ME
4 6 (9.68%) Middleware
4 6 (9.68%) OpenAL
4 6 (9.68%) OpenCL
4 6 (9.68%) OpenGL
4 6 (9.68%) Qt
4 6 (9.68%) Series 60
4 6 (9.68%) SVG
4 6 (9.68%) UIQ
5 5 (8.06%) CSS
5 5 (8.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Mobile App
2 16 (25.81%) iPhone
2 16 (25.81%) Smartphone
3 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.13%) Client/Server
3 10 (16.13%) Handset
4 6 (9.68%) Device Driver
4 6 (9.68%) MPEG
5 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (6.45%) User Experience
7 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
7 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (3.23%) IVR
9 1 (1.61%) Contactless
9 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Apple iOS
2 19 (30.65%) Windows
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 8
5 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.29%) Linux
7 6 (9.68%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (9.68%) Nucleus RTOS
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Android Development
3 12 (19.35%) iOS Development
3 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
4 11 (17.74%) Waterfall
5 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.90%) Scrum
8 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
8 7 (11.29%) TDD
9 6 (9.68%) DRM
9 6 (9.68%) Mobile Commerce
9 6 (9.68%) Speech Recognition
10 5 (8.06%) DSDM
10 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.06%) Information Security
10 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
10 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
10 5 (8.06%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (8.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) C++
4 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (14.52%) C#
6 8 (12.90%) C
7 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.06%) PHP
9 4 (6.45%) VB
9 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.61%) ES6
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Firmware
2 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.61%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Google
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Intel
2 6 (9.68%) Symbian
3 4 (6.45%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.61%) Motorola
5 1 (1.61%) Samsung
5 1 (1.61%) SOTI
5 1 (1.61%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) Telerik
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
Northwich
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 5 days ago