Period
to 27 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 81 77
Rank change year-on-year -51 -4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Android 113 73 244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.08% 2.87% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 16.90% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 79 65 124
10th Percentile £31,000 £21,600 £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.76%
75th Percentile £53,625 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 961 432 1,330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.73% 16.97% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 764 364 1,013
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £22,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,575 £50,000 £41,250
Median % change year-on-year -4.85% +21.21% +1.85%
75th Percentile £63,563 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,625 £70,000
North West median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Manchester

Android
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in Manchester.

Salary trend for Android in Manchester

Android
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in Manchester

Android
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 September 2021. 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
Salford - 6 - - 1
Altrincham - 4 £42,500 -
Bury - 4 £27,500 -
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2021, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Android.

1 80 (70.80%) Apple iOS
2 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
3 39 (34.51%) Android Development
4 31 (27.43%) Java
4 31 (27.43%) Mobile Development
5 30 (26.55%) Kotlin
6 24 (21.24%) User Experience
7 23 (20.35%) Mobile App
8 22 (19.47%) Apple Swift
9 21 (18.58%) TypeScript
9 21 (18.58%) Mentoring
10 19 (16.81%) Node.js
10 19 (16.81%) AWS
11 18 (15.93%) iOS Development
11 18 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (15.04%) C#
12 17 (15.04%) TDD
13 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
14 15 (13.27%) JavaScript
15 14 (12.39%) Microservices
16 13 (11.50%) DevOps
16 13 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (11.50%) Windows
16 13 (11.50%) OOP
16 13 (11.50%) Scrum
17 12 (10.62%) BBC
17 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
17 12 (10.62%) MVVM
17 12 (10.62%) Mobile First

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.08%) Apache
2 6 (5.31%) CMS
3 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.54%) nginx
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.65%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.65%) WordPress
5 1 (0.88%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Figma
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.54%) Sketch
4 2 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.88%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.88%) InVision
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.81%) AWS
2 10 (8.85%) Firebase
3 9 (7.96%) GCP
4 7 (6.19%) Azure
4 7 (6.19%) GitHub
4 7 (6.19%) Serverless
5 5 (4.42%) SaaS
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.54%) AWS CodePipeline
6 4 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (3.54%) AWS OpsWorks
6 4 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.54%) Cloudflare
6 4 (3.54%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (3.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 3 (2.65%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) HTTP
2 4 (3.54%) Firewall
2 4 (3.54%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) NAS
2 4 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (3.54%) SAN
2 4 (3.54%) Skype
2 4 (3.54%) VoIP
2 4 (3.54%) Wireless
3 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.85%) Redis
2 9 (7.96%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 16 (14.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.96%) Postman
3 8 (7.08%) Android Studio
3 8 (7.08%) Selenium
4 7 (6.19%) Appium
5 6 (5.31%) fastlane
5 6 (5.31%) JIRA
5 6 (5.31%) JUnit
5 6 (5.31%) Katalon Studio
5 6 (5.31%) SoapUI
5 6 (5.31%) SpecFlow
6 5 (4.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.88%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.88%) Storybook
General
1 11 (9.73%) Games
2 10 (8.85%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 6 (5.31%) Social Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.65%) Banking
6 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.65%) Wearables
7 1 (0.88%) Front Office
7 1 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Developer
2 27 (23.89%) Software Engineer
3 24 (21.24%) Android Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Android Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Principal Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Principal Software Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (7.96%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.08%) React Developer
6 8 (7.08%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) C# Programmer
7 7 (6.19%) Games Programmer
7 7 (6.19%) Programmer
7 7 (6.19%) Software Test Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Android Software Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Designer
8 6 (5.31%) iOS Software Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) UX Designer
8 6 (5.31%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) Node.js
2 11 (9.73%) CSS
2 11 (9.73%) HTML
2 11 (9.73%) React
2 11 (9.73%) RESTful
3 9 (7.96%) React Native
3 9 (7.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (7.96%) Web Services
4 8 (7.08%) Express
4 8 (7.08%) GraphQL
5 6 (5.31%) Android Jetpack
5 6 (5.31%) Material Design
5 6 (5.31%) Velocity
6 4 (3.54%) MyBatis
6 4 (3.54%) REST
6 4 (3.54%) Spring
6 4 (3.54%) Spring Boot
6 4 (3.54%) Spring Cloud
6 4 (3.54%) Vue.js
6 4 (3.54%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) User Experience
2 23 (20.35%) Mobile App
3 12 (10.62%) BBC
4 4 (3.54%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.54%) iPad
4 4 (3.54%) iPhone
5 3 (2.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.65%) PKI
6 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.77%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 80 (70.80%) Apple iOS
2 13 (11.50%) Windows
3 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.96%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.31%) Linux
6 4 (3.54%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.54%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (2.65%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
2 39 (34.51%) Android Development
3 31 (27.43%) Mobile Development
4 21 (18.58%) Mentoring
5 18 (15.93%) iOS Development
5 18 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (15.04%) TDD
7 14 (12.39%) Microservices
8 13 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (11.50%) DevOps
8 13 (11.50%) OOP
8 13 (11.50%) Scrum
9 12 (10.62%) Mobile First
9 12 (10.62%) MVVM
9 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.73%) OO
10 11 (9.73%) Software Testing
11 10 (8.85%) Kanban
11 10 (8.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) Java
2 30 (26.55%) Kotlin
3 22 (19.47%) Apple Swift
4 21 (18.58%) TypeScript
5 17 (15.04%) C#
6 15 (13.27%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.19%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.19%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.31%) Scala
9 5 (4.42%) C
10 3 (2.65%) PHP
11 2 (1.77%) Python
11 2 (1.77%) SQL
12 1 (0.88%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.88%) Go
12 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) Accessibility
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.42%) Docker
4 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) FortiGate
1 4 (3.54%) Grafana
1 4 (3.54%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.54%) Prometheus
1 4 (3.54%) Rancher
1 4 (3.54%) Rsyslog
1 4 (3.54%) Salt
1 4 (3.54%) SCCM
1 4 (3.54%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (7.08%) VMware
2 7 (6.19%) Cisco
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.42%) Oracle
5 4 (3.54%) Dell
5 4 (3.54%) HP
5 4 (3.54%) NetApp
5 4 (3.54%) Polycom
5 4 (3.54%) Proofpoint
5 4 (3.54%) Sophos
6 3 (2.65%) Adobe
6 3 (2.65%) Google
6 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin