Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 101 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 -30
Permanent jobs citing Android 62 72 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.24% 2.52% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.75% 10.04% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 36
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £28,500 £20,875
90th Percentile £56,625 £63,000 £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 577 717 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.85% 25.08% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 419 528 425
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -8.72%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £51,250
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 24 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Warrington +8 10 £37,500 - 3
Chester +2 9 £25,500 -43.33% 6
Runcorn +14 2 £24,500 -44.00% 1
Macclesfield +9 1 £42,500 -22.73% 2
Crewe +1 1 £42,500 -10.53%
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 - 2
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 48 (77.42%) Apple iOS
2 28 (45.16%) Java
3 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (32.26%) Finance
6 17 (27.42%) SQL
6 17 (27.42%) ITIL
7 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
8 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) Banking
9 14 (22.58%) Scrum
10 13 (20.97%) Office 365
10 13 (20.97%) User Experience
11 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
11 12 (19.35%) Windows
12 10 (16.13%) C#
12 10 (16.13%) HTML
12 10 (16.13%) VPN
12 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
12 10 (16.13%) Android Development
12 10 (16.13%) Software Licensing
12 10 (16.13%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
13 9 (14.52%) VMware
13 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
13 9 (14.52%) Linux
13 9 (14.52%) CSS
14 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.90%) Firewall
14 8 (12.90%) Ajax

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 7 (11.29%) IIS
2 5 (8.06%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.61%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) Confluence
6 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.61%) InVision
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Google Play
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) VPN
2 8 (12.90%) Firewall
3 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) Wireless
5 5 (8.06%) DHCP
5 5 (8.06%) DNS
5 5 (8.06%) Skype
5 5 (8.06%) VoIP
6 2 (3.23%) SSH
7 1 (1.61%) 4G
7 1 (1.61%) DSL
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) MPLS
7 1 (1.61%) Network Security
7 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQLite
3 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.68%) Gradle
2 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.45%) Xcode
4 3 (4.84%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.23%) git-flow
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.61%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Moq
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.68%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Law
5 5 (8.06%) Advertising
6 2 (3.23%) Electronics
7 1 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (1.61%) Legal
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 6 (9.68%) Analyst
2 6 (9.68%) Android Developer
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (8.06%) IT Assistant
3 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Assistant
3 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Support
4 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (6.45%) IT Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Lead Android Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
4 4 (6.45%) Release Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Support
4 4 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) HTML
2 9 (14.52%) CSS
3 8 (12.90%) Ajax
4 7 (11.29%) jQuery
5 6 (9.68%) .NET
6 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.45%) JSON
7 4 (6.45%) React Native
8 3 (4.84%) Android NDK
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.84%) Redux
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.23%) CSS3
9 2 (3.23%) HTML5
9 2 (3.23%) PhoneGap
9 2 (3.23%) WinForms
10 1 (1.61%) Middleware
10 1 (1.61%) QML
10 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) User Experience
2 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.06%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (8.06%) Smartphone
4 5 (8.06%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.45%) Handset
6 2 (3.23%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) CCTV
7 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Apple iOS
2 12 (19.35%) Windows
3 9 (14.52%) Linux
3 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.45%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Unix
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) ITIL
3 14 (22.58%) Scrum
4 10 (16.13%) Android Development
4 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
4 10 (16.13%) SDLC
4 10 (16.13%) Software Licensing
5 9 (14.52%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.29%) Business Continuity
7 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) Process Improvement
7 7 (11.29%) Time Management
7 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.68%) Mobile Development
8 6 (9.68%) Project Management
8 6 (9.68%) Secure Coding
8 6 (9.68%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.13%) C#
5 7 (11.29%) PHP
6 5 (8.06%) C
6 5 (8.06%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.84%) Kotlin
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.61%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.61%) Python
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCDST
2 2 (3.23%) MCP
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.61%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) OSCP
3 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) VMware
3 7 (11.29%) MobileIron
4 3 (4.84%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (4.84%) McAfee
4 3 (4.84%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.23%) Apple
5 2 (3.23%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle