Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 122 106
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 -25
Permanent jobs citing Android 218 193 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.92% 2.62% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.74% 11.63% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 198 179 164
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £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 1,711 1,659 1,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.94% 22.54% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,438 1,483 1,406
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Stockport +7 19 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Wigan - 9 £37,500 - 2
Rochdale - 5 £55,000 - 1
Cheadle -7 4 £24,750 -17.50%
Salford -2 3 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Altrincham - 2 £36,000 - 6
Oldham +24 1 £35,000 +33.33%
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Android.

1 124 (56.88%) Apple iOS
2 109 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (45.41%) Android Development
4 91 (41.74%) Mobile App
5 83 (38.07%) C#
6 77 (35.32%) Java
7 61 (27.98%) iOS Development
8 58 (26.61%) TDD
9 55 (25.23%) JavaScript
9 55 (25.23%) .NET
10 53 (24.31%) iPhone
11 49 (22.48%) MVC
12 47 (21.56%) ASP.NET
13 46 (21.10%) Google
14 43 (19.72%) SQL Server
14 43 (19.72%) Google Play
15 41 (18.81%) Node.js
16 40 (18.35%) Mobile Development
16 40 (18.35%) HTML
17 39 (17.89%) PHP
17 39 (17.89%) KnockoutJS
18 38 (17.43%) Games
19 36 (16.51%) Objective-C
19 36 (16.51%) Degree
20 35 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
21 33 (15.14%) Web Application Development
22 32 (14.68%) Ninject
22 32 (14.68%) Dependency Injection
22 32 (14.68%) SQL Server 2014
22 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 5 (2.29%) CMS
2 3 (1.38%) concrete5
2 3 (1.38%) Drupal
2 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.92%) Sitefinity
3 2 (0.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) JBoss
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) SOLIDWORKS
2 7 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.92%) FreeHand
3 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.92%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.46%) InVision
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (19.72%) Google Play
2 6 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.29%) GitHub
4 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.38%) Office 365
5 3 (1.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.92%) iTunes
7 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.46%) Firebase
7 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.67%) Bluetooth
2 6 (2.75%) LAN
2 6 (2.75%) RFID
2 6 (2.75%) WAN
3 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.38%) Wireless
4 2 (0.92%) DHCP
4 2 (0.92%) DNS
4 2 (0.92%) RTSP
4 2 (0.92%) Skype
4 2 (0.92%) WLAN
5 1 (0.46%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (3.21%) MySQL
4 6 (2.75%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.38%) phpMyAdmin
6 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.17%) JIRA
3 15 (6.88%) Gradle
4 9 (4.13%) CocoaPods
5 8 (3.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.21%) Android Studio
6 7 (3.21%) Xcode
7 6 (2.75%) Bitbucket
7 6 (2.75%) Maven
7 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.29%) git-flow
8 5 (2.29%) Grunt
9 4 (1.83%) gulp
10 3 (1.38%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.38%) Mocha
10 3 (1.38%) Selenium
10 3 (1.38%) Subversion
11 2 (0.92%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (17.43%) Games
2 28 (12.84%) Retail
3 25 (11.47%) Finance
4 21 (9.63%) Advertising
5 11 (5.05%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.59%) Marketing
7 8 (3.67%) Banking
8 5 (2.29%) Billing
9 4 (1.83%) Law
9 4 (1.83%) Legal
10 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.38%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.46%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 152 (69.72%) Developer
2 52 (23.85%) Android Developer
3 42 (19.27%) .NET Developer
4 35 (16.06%) Digital Developer
5 19 (8.72%) iOS Developer
6 18 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 17 (7.80%) Analyst
8 16 (7.34%) Mobile Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Junior
10 11 (5.05%) iOS Android Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) Junior Developer
11 10 (4.59%) Xamarin Developer
12 8 (3.67%) Architect
12 8 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (3.67%) Software Developer
13 7 (3.21%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.21%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (3.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (25.23%) .NET
2 47 (21.56%) ASP.NET
3 41 (18.81%) Node.js
4 40 (18.35%) HTML
5 39 (17.89%) KnockoutJS
6 35 (16.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 32 (14.68%) Ninject
7 32 (14.68%) WCF
8 29 (13.30%) CSS
9 27 (12.39%) JSON
9 27 (12.39%) Web Services
10 25 (11.47%) AngularJS
11 24 (11.01%) Android SDK
11 24 (11.01%) REST
12 22 (10.09%) jQuery
13 18 (8.26%) HTML5
14 15 (6.88%) React
15 14 (6.42%) CSS3
16 10 (4.59%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 91 (41.74%) Mobile App
2 53 (24.31%) iPhone
3 16 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.88%) User Experience
5 12 (5.50%) Computer Science
6 11 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (3.67%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.75%) Life Science
9 5 (2.29%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.83%) Blog
10 4 (1.83%) iPad
11 3 (1.38%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.92%) Fintech
12 2 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.92%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.46%) Raspberry Pi
13 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (56.88%) Apple iOS
2 23 (10.55%) Windows
3 11 (5.05%) Linux
4 7 (3.21%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.75%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.83%) Unix
6 4 (1.83%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (45.41%) Android Development
3 61 (27.98%) iOS Development
4 58 (26.61%) TDD
5 49 (22.48%) MVC
6 40 (18.35%) Mobile Development
7 33 (15.14%) Web Application Development
8 32 (14.68%) Dependency Injection
8 32 (14.68%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (10.09%) Software Engineering
10 20 (9.17%) Scrum
10 20 (9.17%) Web Development
11 19 (8.72%) Test Automation
12 17 (7.80%) OO
13 16 (7.34%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.42%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (5.05%) Front End Development
16 11 (5.05%) SDLC
17 9 (4.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.07%) C#
2 77 (35.32%) Java
3 55 (25.23%) JavaScript
4 39 (17.89%) PHP
5 36 (16.51%) Objective-C
6 28 (12.84%) C++
7 25 (11.47%) Apple Swift
8 24 (11.01%) SQL
9 17 (7.80%) C
10 8 (3.67%) Embedded C
10 8 (3.67%) Kotlin
10 8 (3.67%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.75%) Python
12 5 (2.29%) Ruby
13 3 (1.38%) Perl
13 3 (1.38%) Scala
14 2 (0.92%) ES6
14 2 (0.92%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.92%) VB
14 2 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (16.51%) Degree
2 10 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.29%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.29%) MCP
3 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) QA
2 7 (3.21%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.46%) HIPAA
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.38%) Docker
3 2 (0.92%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (21.10%) Google
2 30 (13.76%) Xamarin
3 10 (4.59%) Apple
3 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.59%) Oracle
4 5 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.83%) Citrix
6 2 (0.92%) Capita
6 2 (0.92%) Facebook
6 2 (0.92%) Ivanti
6 2 (0.92%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.92%) SOTI
6 2 (0.92%) Twitter
6 2 (0.92%) VMware
7 1 (0.46%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.46%) EMC
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.46%) Telerik