Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 118 107
Rank change year-on-year +37 -11 +30
Permanent jobs citing Android 206 191 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.33% 2.65% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.37% 11.40% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 130 137 202
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,200 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,312 £58,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,340 1,676 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.69% 23.23% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,377 1,500
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £24,950 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Salford 0 10 £33,500 +34.00%
Stockport -7 9 £90,000 +140.00% 4
Cheadle -6 2 £35,000 +66.67%
Bolton -7 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Altrincham +24 1 £42,500 +73.47%
Wigan +16 1 £50,000 +138.10%
Oldham +1 1 - - 1
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 122 (59.22%) Apple iOS
2 91 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (35.44%) Mobile App
4 64 (31.07%) Mentoring
5 59 (28.64%) Android Development
6 54 (26.21%) Java
6 54 (26.21%) Linux
7 53 (25.73%) JavaScript
8 49 (23.79%) Git (software)
9 48 (23.30%) HTML
10 45 (21.84%) Windows
10 45 (21.84%) User Experience
11 44 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (21.36%) CSS
12 42 (20.39%) C
13 41 (19.90%) Software Engineering
14 38 (18.45%) C++
14 38 (18.45%) iOS Development
15 36 (17.48%) DevOps
16 35 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (16.50%) Mobile Development
18 33 (16.02%) Algorithms
19 31 (15.05%) Automotive
20 30 (14.56%) QA
20 30 (14.56%) QNX
20 30 (14.56%) C#
20 30 (14.56%) Tizen
20 30 (14.56%) Embedded Systems
20 30 (14.56%) Computer Architecture
21 28 (13.59%) Coaching

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 10 (4.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.91%) IBM Notes
2 6 (2.91%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.43%) CMS
4 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.94%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.94%) Sketch
3 3 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.17%) AWS
2 12 (5.83%) Azure
3 9 (4.37%) Office 365
4 8 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (3.40%) GitHub
5 7 (3.40%) IaaS
6 6 (2.91%) Asana
6 6 (2.91%) Serverless
7 5 (2.43%) AWS CodePipeline
7 5 (2.43%) SonarCloud
8 4 (1.94%) Apple Pay
8 4 (1.94%) Google Pay
9 3 (1.46%) GCP
9 3 (1.46%) Google Play
10 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.49%) iTunes
10 1 (0.49%) SaaS
10 1 (0.49%) Slack
10 1 (0.49%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) DNS
2 8 (3.88%) IPv4
2 8 (3.88%) VoIP
3 7 (3.40%) LAN
3 7 (3.40%) Skype
4 6 (2.91%) WAN
5 4 (1.94%) Firewall
5 4 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (1.94%) Network Security
6 3 (1.46%) SMS
6 3 (1.46%) SSH
7 2 (0.97%) VPN
8 1 (0.49%) DHCP
8 1 (0.49%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.49%) Intranet
8 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 11 (5.34%) MySQL
1 11 (5.34%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.37%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.28%) Android Studio
3 9 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.88%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.40%) Bitbucket
6 6 (2.91%) GitLab
7 5 (2.43%) Artifactory
7 5 (2.43%) CircleCI
7 5 (2.43%) Xcode
8 4 (1.94%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.94%) JIRA
8 4 (1.94%) JUnit
8 4 (1.94%) Maven
8 4 (1.94%) Mockito
9 3 (1.46%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.97%) Gradle
10 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.49%) Selenium
11 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (15.05%) Automotive
2 14 (6.80%) Games
3 8 (3.88%) Law
3 8 (3.88%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.91%) Housing Association
4 6 (2.91%) Retail
5 5 (2.43%) Back Office
6 4 (1.94%) Finance
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (43.20%) Developer
2 31 (15.05%) Mobile Developer
3 29 (14.08%) Android Developer
4 22 (10.68%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.19%) Analyst
6 17 (8.25%) Senior Developer
7 16 (7.77%) C# Developer
7 16 (7.77%) Designer
8 15 (7.28%) iOS Developer
8 15 (7.28%) UX Designer
9 13 (6.31%) iOS Android Developer
10 12 (5.83%) Service Analyst
10 12 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (5.34%) Android Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Automotive Software Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (4.85%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.85%) PHP Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (23.30%) HTML
2 44 (21.36%) CSS
3 23 (11.17%) Web Services
4 20 (9.71%) .NET
5 19 (9.22%) Vulkan
6 14 (6.80%) ASP.NET
6 14 (6.80%) JSON
7 12 (5.83%) AngularJS
7 12 (5.83%) HTML5
8 11 (5.34%) REST
9 10 (4.85%) jQuery
9 10 (4.85%) RESTful
10 9 (4.37%) Ajax
10 9 (4.37%) Hibernate
11 8 (3.88%) CSS3
11 8 (3.88%) Node.js
11 8 (3.88%) React
11 8 (3.88%) Spring Boot
11 8 (3.88%) Symfony
12 6 (2.91%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 73 (35.44%) Mobile App
2 45 (21.84%) User Experience
3 35 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (16.02%) Algorithms
5 30 (14.56%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (12.14%) Smartphone
7 10 (4.85%) Infotainment
7 10 (4.85%) iPhone
8 8 (3.88%) BBC
8 8 (3.88%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (3.40%) iPad
10 6 (2.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (2.43%) ASIC
11 5 (2.43%) Blackberry
11 5 (2.43%) Robotics
11 5 (2.43%) Verilog
12 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.94%) Kindle
13 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 122 (59.22%) Apple iOS
2 54 (26.21%) Linux
3 45 (21.84%) Windows
4 30 (14.56%) Tizen
5 22 (10.68%) Windows 10
6 18 (8.74%) Windows 7
7 16 (7.77%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.94%) Unix
8 4 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (1.94%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.97%) CentOS
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.97%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.07%) Mentoring
3 59 (28.64%) Android Development
4 44 (21.36%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (19.90%) Software Engineering
6 38 (18.45%) iOS Development
7 36 (17.48%) DevOps
8 34 (16.50%) Mobile Development
9 30 (14.56%) Computer Architecture
10 28 (13.59%) Coaching
11 27 (13.11%) Technical Leadership
12 25 (12.14%) Memory Management
12 25 (12.14%) Power Management
13 22 (10.68%) E-Commerce
13 22 (10.68%) User Acceptance Testing
14 21 (10.19%) MVC
15 20 (9.71%) Open Source
15 20 (9.71%) TDD
15 20 (9.71%) Wireframes
16 19 (9.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.21%) Java
2 53 (25.73%) JavaScript
3 42 (20.39%) C
4 38 (18.45%) C++
5 30 (14.56%) C#
6 25 (12.14%) Kotlin
7 23 (11.17%) Apple Swift
8 21 (10.19%) Objective-C
9 18 (8.74%) Python
10 17 (8.25%) SQL
11 13 (6.31%) PHP
12 10 (4.85%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.91%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.91%) Ruby
14 5 (2.43%) C-shell
14 5 (2.43%) Perl
14 5 (2.43%) Tcl
15 4 (1.94%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.49%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (7.28%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.49%) MCSA
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.56%) QA
2 10 (4.85%) ISO 26262
3 8 (3.88%) SLA
4 6 (2.91%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.91%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.37%) AirWatch
2 8 (3.88%) Jamf Pro
3 5 (2.43%) Terraform
4 4 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.94%) SCCM
5 3 (1.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (14.56%) QNX
2 28 (13.59%) Google
3 13 (6.31%) Apple
3 13 (6.31%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.37%) Xamarin
5 7 (3.40%) iManage
5 7 (3.40%) ServiceNow
5 7 (3.40%) Sony
6 6 (2.91%) Citrix
6 6 (2.91%) Lotus
7 5 (2.43%) Oracle
8 4 (1.94%) Mitel
8 4 (1.94%) Symbian
9 2 (0.97%) Palo Alto
9 2 (0.97%) VMware
9 2 (0.97%) Zscaler
10 1 (0.49%) Facebook
10 1 (0.49%) Polycom
10 1 (0.49%) Twitter
10 1 (0.49%) YouTube