Period
to 19 September 2018

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

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 118 113
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Android 219 220 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.00% 2.71% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.72% 11.26% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 179 197 153
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,350 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £51,100 £55,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,596 1,954 1,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.88% 24.06% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,337 1,701 1,336
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2018.

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 19 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
Ashton-under-Lyne - 11 £35,000 - 1
Stockport 0 7 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Salford -8 4 £25,000 -41.18% 2
Wigan +3 3 £35,000 -9.09%
Cheadle +2 3 £27,500 +19.57%
Heywood - 3 £28,500 -
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Sale - 1 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £40,000 - 1
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Android.

1 146 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 121 (55.25%) Java
3 115 (52.51%) Android Development
4 114 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (46.12%) JavaScript
6 100 (45.66%) Mobile App
7 74 (33.79%) iOS Development
8 71 (32.42%) C#
8 71 (32.42%) .NET
9 68 (31.05%) HTML
10 60 (27.40%) CSS
11 57 (26.03%) ASP.NET
11 57 (26.03%) TDD
12 55 (25.11%) SQL Server
13 54 (24.66%) Objective-C
14 53 (24.20%) Mobile Development
15 52 (23.74%) MVC
16 50 (22.83%) Git (software)
17 49 (22.37%) JSON
18 48 (21.92%) User Experience
19 47 (21.46%) Scrum
19 47 (21.46%) PHP
20 43 (19.63%) Software Engineering
21 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
22 41 (18.72%) AngularJS
22 41 (18.72%) MySQL
23 40 (18.26%) Google
24 35 (15.98%) RESTful
24 35 (15.98%) Node.js
24 35 (15.98%) Python

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 14 (6.39%) Confluence
2 13 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.57%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.83%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.37%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (4.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.20%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.37%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (1.37%) InVision
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.61%) Google Play
2 23 (10.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.20%) Firebase
5 6 (2.74%) GitHub
5 6 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 3 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.37%) iTunes
6 3 (1.37%) Office 365
6 3 (1.37%) Serverless
7 2 (0.91%) SaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.76%) HTTP
1 17 (7.76%) TCP/IP
2 16 (7.31%) SSL
3 15 (6.85%) Firewall
4 12 (5.48%) Internet
5 11 (5.02%) Intranet
6 9 (4.11%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (3.20%) Bluetooth
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.37%) LAN
9 3 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.37%) Skype
9 3 (1.37%) VoIP
9 3 (1.37%) WAN
10 1 (0.46%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.72%) MySQL
3 13 (5.94%) Big Data
3 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 10 (4.57%) Apache Hive
4 10 (4.57%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.91%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.46%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.46%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.46%) Redis
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 29 (13.24%) JIRA
3 26 (11.87%) Xcode
4 15 (6.85%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.48%) Bitbucket
6 11 (5.02%) git-flow
6 11 (5.02%) Gradle
6 11 (5.02%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (4.57%) CodeSonar
7 10 (4.57%) Robot Framework
7 10 (4.57%) Selenium
7 10 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.28%) Android Studio
8 5 (2.28%) webpack
9 4 (1.83%) GitLab
9 4 (1.83%) JUnit
9 4 (1.83%) Maven
10 3 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (13.70%) Banking
1 30 (13.70%) Finance
2 29 (13.24%) Games
3 17 (7.76%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.39%) Law
5 10 (4.57%) Advertising
6 7 (3.20%) Electronics
7 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.28%) Automotive
8 5 (2.28%) Marketing
9 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.37%) Publishing
10 3 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 160 (73.06%) Developer
2 67 (30.59%) Android Developer
3 41 (18.72%) .NET Developer
4 36 (16.44%) Mobile Developer
5 28 (12.79%) C# Developer
6 27 (12.33%) iOS Developer
7 26 (11.87%) Digital Developer
8 24 (10.96%) iOS Android Developer
9 19 (8.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (8.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (7.76%) Software Engineer
12 15 (6.85%) Senior Developer
13 13 (5.94%) Architect
13 13 (5.94%) Junior
13 13 (5.94%) Junior Developer
14 12 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 12 (5.48%) C++ Software Engineer
15 11 (5.02%) C# Software Engineer
15 11 (5.02%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (32.42%) .NET
2 68 (31.05%) HTML
3 60 (27.40%) CSS
4 57 (26.03%) ASP.NET
5 49 (22.37%) JSON
6 42 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (18.72%) AngularJS
8 35 (15.98%) Node.js
8 35 (15.98%) RESTful
9 26 (11.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 24 (10.96%) HTML5
11 23 (10.50%) .NET Framework
11 23 (10.50%) RabbitMQ
12 22 (10.05%) React
13 19 (8.68%) REST
13 19 (8.68%) WCF
14 18 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (8.22%) Web Services
15 17 (7.76%) Android SDK
15 17 (7.76%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 100 (45.66%) Mobile App
2 48 (21.92%) User Experience
3 28 (12.79%) iPhone
4 15 (6.85%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (5.02%) Mainframe
5 11 (5.02%) Wiki
6 5 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.28%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.83%) Fintech
7 4 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.37%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.91%) Acoustics
9 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.91%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 146 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 25 (11.42%) Linux
3 19 (8.68%) Windows
4 10 (4.57%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.83%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (52.51%) Android Development
2 114 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (33.79%) iOS Development
4 57 (26.03%) TDD
5 53 (24.20%) Mobile Development
6 52 (23.74%) MVC
7 47 (21.46%) Scrum
8 43 (19.63%) Software Engineering
9 29 (13.24%) Microservices
10 26 (11.87%) BDD
10 26 (11.87%) Test Automation
10 26 (11.87%) Web Application Development
11 24 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (10.05%) Dependency Injection
12 22 (10.05%) Web Development
13 19 (8.68%) User Stories
14 18 (8.22%) DevOps
14 18 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
14 18 (8.22%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (8.22%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (55.25%) Java
2 101 (46.12%) JavaScript
3 71 (32.42%) C#
4 54 (24.66%) Objective-C
5 47 (21.46%) PHP
6 35 (15.98%) Python
7 34 (15.53%) SQL
8 26 (11.87%) Apple Swift
8 26 (11.87%) C++
9 21 (9.59%) C
10 16 (7.31%) Kotlin
11 11 (5.02%) Bash Shell
11 11 (5.02%) Perl
12 10 (4.57%) PowerShell
13 9 (4.11%) Ruby
14 8 (3.65%) Scala
14 8 (3.65%) TypeScript
15 6 (2.74%) ES6
15 6 (2.74%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.37%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 28 (12.79%) Degree
2 13 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.48%) SANS
4 11 (5.02%) CCNA
4 11 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.57%) CISSP
5 10 (4.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (4.57%) DV Cleared
5 10 (4.57%) GIAC
5 10 (4.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (4.57%) MCSE
5 10 (4.57%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (4.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (4.57%) SSCP
6 7 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.91%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.91%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 2 (0.91%) OSCE
7 2 (0.91%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.48%) QA
2 6 (2.74%) GCP
3 2 (0.91%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 15 (6.85%) Docker
2 10 (4.57%) vSphere
3 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.91%) Firmware
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.02%) Puppet
2 10 (4.57%) Salt
3 3 (1.37%) DameWare
3 3 (1.37%) SCCM
4 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.91%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.46%) Ansible
5 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.46%) Kibana
5 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (18.26%) Google
2 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.85%) Xamarin
4 7 (3.20%) Oracle
5 6 (2.74%) Apple
6 5 (2.28%) Adobe
6 5 (2.28%) HP
7 4 (1.83%) Cisco
7 4 (1.83%) SAP
8 3 (1.37%) Dell
9 2 (0.91%) IBM
9 2 (0.91%) Remedy
10 1 (0.46%) Cadence
10 1 (0.46%) Capita
10 1 (0.46%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.46%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.46%) Sophos
10 1 (0.46%) Telerik
10 1 (0.46%) Veeam
10 1 (0.46%) VMware