Period
to 16 April 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 133 121 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 66 111 174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.77% 2.30% 2.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.87% 11.01% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 94 101
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,050 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,563 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £95,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +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 744 1,008 1,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.99% 20.85% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 653 797 1,059
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,000 £23,700
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £59,375 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £67,021
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
Altrincham +5 5 £42,500 -
Stockport +9 4 £67,500 -25.00% 2
Bury - 1 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £42,500 -
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (65.15%) Apple iOS
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (50.00%) Java
4 32 (48.48%) Mobile App
4 32 (48.48%) Android Development
5 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 19 (28.79%) AWS
7 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 14 (21.21%) JIRA
8 14 (21.21%) C#
8 14 (21.21%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (19.70%) Confluence
9 13 (19.70%) Kotlin
9 13 (19.70%) Terraform
9 13 (19.70%) HTML
9 13 (19.70%) CSS
9 13 (19.70%) Linux
10 12 (18.18%) Scrum
10 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
11 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.67%) Java EE
11 11 (16.67%) Atlassian
11 11 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
11 11 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
12 10 (15.15%) TDD
13 9 (13.64%) Retail
13 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
13 9 (13.64%) Physics

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 13 (19.70%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.03%) CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Headless CMS
4 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Azure
3 4 (6.06%) Serverless
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (3.03%) Firebase
5 2 (3.03%) GCP
5 2 (3.03%) Slack
6 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
1 6 (9.09%) Wireless
2 5 (7.58%) NAS
2 5 (7.58%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (7.58%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) Skype
2 5 (7.58%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.52%) DHCP
4 1 (1.52%) DNS
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) VPN
4 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQLite
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) JIRA
2 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) Android Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Babel
4 2 (3.03%) TestRail
4 2 (3.03%) webpack
5 1 (1.52%) Appium
5 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.52%) GitLab
5 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.52%) JMeter
5 1 (1.52%) REST Assured
5 1 (1.52%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Android Developer
3 12 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Android Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Virtual Reality Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.55%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.55%) C# Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Programmer
9 3 (4.55%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) CSS
1 13 (19.70%) HTML
2 11 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 11 (16.67%) Java EE
3 9 (13.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 7 (10.61%) React Native
5 5 (7.58%) Flutter
5 5 (7.58%) JSON
6 3 (4.55%) REST
6 3 (4.55%) RESTful
7 2 (3.03%) Android SDK
7 2 (3.03%) React
7 2 (3.03%) Retrofit
7 2 (3.03%) RxJava
7 2 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (1.52%) .NET
8 1 (1.52%) Ajax
8 1 (1.52%) Node.js
8 1 (1.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.52%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.61%) iPhone
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.58%) iPad
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) PlayStation
4 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Apple iOS
2 13 (19.70%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Android Development
3 18 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
5 12 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 11 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
6 11 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
7 10 (15.15%) TDD
8 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
8 9 (13.64%) OO
8 9 (13.64%) OOP
8 9 (13.64%) Physics
9 7 (10.61%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.09%) DevOps
10 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (9.09%) Mobile Development
11 5 (7.58%) Proactive Maintenance
11 5 (7.58%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.21%) C#
4 13 (19.70%) Kotlin
5 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.06%) Python
7 3 (4.55%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) C++
8 2 (3.03%) Go
8 2 (3.03%) SQL
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) ISEB
1 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) CCSA
2 1 (1.52%) CISSP
2 1 (1.52%) ISSAP
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) Terraform
2 5 (7.58%) FortiGate
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
2 5 (7.58%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Cisco
3 5 (7.58%) Dell
3 5 (7.58%) HP
3 5 (7.58%) NetApp
3 5 (7.58%) Polycom
3 5 (7.58%) Proofpoint
3 5 (7.58%) Sophos
4 4 (6.06%) Apple
5 3 (4.55%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.03%) Sage
6 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.52%) Instagram
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle