Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 103 127
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Android 182 220 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.70% 2.99% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.47% 12.93% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 128 199 177
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,700 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,587 1,702 1,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.51% 23.15% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,300 1,426 1,487
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,375 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,125 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in Manchester

Android
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Manchester.

Salary trend for Android in Manchester

Android
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Stockport +3 5 £32,500 -23.53% 3
Salford -1 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Oldham +10 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Altrincham -13 3 £24,500 -31.94%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £35,000 -
Bury - 3 £47,500 - 2
Bolton +13 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Cheadle +7 1 £21,000 -20.75%
Wigan -10 1 £21,000 -44.00%
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 127 (69.78%) Apple iOS
2 83 (45.60%) Mobile App
3 81 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (41.76%) JavaScript
5 73 (40.11%) Java
6 71 (39.01%) HTML
7 64 (35.16%) CSS
8 57 (31.32%) C#
9 52 (28.57%) Android Development
10 49 (26.92%) .NET
11 41 (22.53%) SQL Server
11 41 (22.53%) ASP.NET
12 39 (21.43%) Objective-C
12 39 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 38 (20.88%) iOS Development
14 37 (20.33%) Google
15 34 (18.68%) MVC
15 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
16 33 (18.13%) User Experience
17 31 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 30 (16.48%) Mobile Development
19 29 (15.93%) Games
19 29 (15.93%) Google Play
20 28 (15.38%) Apple Swift
20 28 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
20 28 (15.38%) Software Engineering
20 28 (15.38%) Degree
20 28 (15.38%) iPhone
21 26 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

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 25 (13.74%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (4.95%) Confluence
3 6 (3.30%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.65%) Apache
5 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.65%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (10.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 13 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 8 (4.40%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.10%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.55%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (15.93%) Google Play
3 12 (6.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 12 (6.59%) Office 365
4 10 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.30%) Firebase
6 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.10%) Amazon Alexa
7 2 (1.10%) Dialogflow
7 2 (1.10%) npm
7 2 (1.10%) SaaS
7 2 (1.10%) Serverless
7 2 (1.10%) Wit.ai
8 1 (0.55%) Force.com
8 1 (0.55%) GitHub
8 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.55%) iTunes
8 1 (0.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.24%) Bluetooth
2 13 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.49%) HTTP
3 10 (5.49%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (4.95%) SSL
5 8 (4.40%) LAN
5 8 (4.40%) WAN
6 7 (3.85%) Firewall
7 5 (2.75%) RFID
8 4 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.20%) Intranet
9 3 (1.65%) Internet
9 3 (1.65%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.65%) Skype
9 3 (1.65%) VoIP
10 2 (1.10%) DHCP
10 2 (1.10%) DNS
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.54%) MySQL
3 8 (4.40%) Big Data
4 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.55%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 21 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.69%) Xcode
3 13 (7.14%) JIRA
4 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.30%) Gradle
5 6 (3.30%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.75%) Appium
6 5 (2.75%) SonarQube
7 4 (2.20%) Selenium
8 3 (1.65%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.65%) git-flow
8 3 (1.65%) Maven
8 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.10%) Babel
9 2 (1.10%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.10%) CodeSonar
9 2 (1.10%) GitLab
9 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.10%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.10%) webpack
General
1 29 (15.93%) Games
2 17 (9.34%) Finance
3 15 (8.24%) Banking
3 15 (8.24%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.59%) Electronics
5 8 (4.40%) Marketing
6 7 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.85%) Law
6 7 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.20%) Advertising
7 4 (2.20%) Automotive
8 2 (1.10%) Retail
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (53.30%) Developer
2 36 (19.78%) .NET Developer
3 33 (18.13%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.58%) Android Developer
5 30 (16.48%) ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (16.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (16.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
7 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 25 (13.74%) Digital Developer
8 22 (12.09%) iOS Developer
9 21 (11.54%) Designer
10 18 (9.89%) iOS Android Developer
11 14 (7.69%) Software Engineer
12 13 (7.14%) UX Designer
13 12 (6.59%) UI Designer
13 12 (6.59%) UI/UX Designer
14 11 (6.04%) Applications Developer
14 11 (6.04%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 9 (4.95%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (39.01%) HTML
2 64 (35.16%) CSS
3 49 (26.92%) .NET
4 41 (22.53%) ASP.NET
5 39 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 31 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 25 (13.74%) JSON
10 21 (11.54%) RESTful
11 19 (10.44%) HTML5
12 16 (8.79%) Web Services
13 15 (8.24%) Node.js
14 12 (6.59%) jQuery
14 12 (6.59%) React
15 11 (6.04%) .NET Framework
15 11 (6.04%) React Native
15 11 (6.04%) RxJava
16 10 (5.49%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 83 (45.60%) Mobile App
2 33 (18.13%) User Experience
3 28 (15.38%) iPhone
4 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.40%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.40%) Wiki
6 6 (3.30%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.75%) Infotainment
7 5 (2.75%) Life Science
8 4 (2.20%) Fintech
8 4 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.20%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.20%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.65%) Acoustics
9 3 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.65%) Social Media
9 3 (1.65%) Vector Graphics
9 3 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.10%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 127 (69.78%) Apple iOS
2 17 (9.34%) Linux
2 17 (9.34%) Windows
3 8 (4.40%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.75%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (28.57%) Android Development
3 38 (20.88%) iOS Development
4 34 (18.68%) MVC
5 30 (16.48%) Mobile Development
6 28 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 26 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (13.74%) Web Application Development
9 21 (11.54%) Web Development
10 20 (10.99%) BDD
10 20 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (10.99%) TDD
11 17 (9.34%) Scrum
12 15 (8.24%) Microservices
12 15 (8.24%) Test Automation
12 15 (8.24%) Wireframes
13 13 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
14 12 (6.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.76%) JavaScript
2 73 (40.11%) Java
3 57 (31.32%) C#
4 39 (21.43%) Objective-C
5 28 (15.38%) Apple Swift
6 23 (12.64%) PHP
7 17 (9.34%) C++
8 14 (7.69%) C
8 14 (7.69%) SQL
9 12 (6.59%) Embedded C
10 11 (6.04%) Python
11 7 (3.85%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.85%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.30%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.30%) VB.NET
13 5 (2.75%) Perl
13 5 (2.75%) VB
14 4 (2.20%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.65%) GLSL
15 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.30%) OSCP
5 5 (2.75%) MCP
6 3 (1.65%) CCNA
6 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.65%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.10%) CISSP
7 2 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) GIAC
7 2 (1.10%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (1.10%) MCSE
7 2 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.10%) SANS
7 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) SSCP
8 1 (0.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 5 (2.75%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.30%) Docker
3 4 (2.20%) Firmware
4 3 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) Puppet
2 6 (3.30%) SCCM
3 5 (2.75%) Ansible
3 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.65%) DameWare
5 2 (1.10%) Salt
6 1 (0.55%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.55%) HockeyApp
6 1 (0.55%) Kibana
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 37 (20.33%) Google
2 24 (13.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.14%) Adobe
3 13 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.30%) Apple
4 6 (3.30%) MobileIron
4 6 (3.30%) SAP
5 4 (2.20%) Cisco
5 4 (2.20%) Facebook
6 3 (1.65%) Dell
6 3 (1.65%) EMC
6 3 (1.65%) HP
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle
7 2 (1.10%) IBM
7 2 (1.10%) Remedy
7 2 (1.10%) Twitter
8 1 (0.55%) hybris
8 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.55%) Sophos
8 1 (0.55%) webMethods