Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 104 102
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Android 216 255 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.03% 3.16% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.02% 13.02% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 186 233 162
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,400 £24,052
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £75,000
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 1,541 1,959 1,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.59% 24.24% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 1,684 1,325
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,000 £22,500
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 23 June 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 23 June 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 0 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Wigan +15 7 £37,500 -4.46%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 6 £35,000 - 2
Cheadle +3 4 £28,750 +10.58%
Heywood - 3 £28,500 - 2
Rochdale - 3 £65,000 -
Salford - 2 £27,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £24,000 - 2
Sale - 1 £45,000 - 1
Android
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 140 (64.81%) Apple iOS
2 119 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (52.78%) Android Development
4 99 (45.83%) Java
5 88 (40.74%) Mobile App
6 84 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 74 (34.26%) C#
8 70 (32.41%) iOS Development
9 65 (30.09%) TDD
10 63 (29.17%) .NET
11 57 (26.39%) Mobile Development
12 56 (25.93%) MVC
13 51 (23.61%) SQL Server
14 49 (22.69%) ASP.NET
15 48 (22.22%) Node.js
16 47 (21.76%) HTML
17 45 (20.83%) Google
18 44 (20.37%) Git (software)
19 43 (19.91%) Scrum
20 42 (19.44%) CSS
21 40 (18.52%) JSON
21 40 (18.52%) Objective-C
22 39 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
23 38 (17.59%) User Experience
24 36 (16.67%) Google Play
24 36 (16.67%) SQL
25 35 (16.20%) PHP
25 35 (16.20%) Web Application Development
26 34 (15.74%) AngularJS
26 34 (15.74%) RESTful

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 9 (4.17%) CMS
2 5 (2.31%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.39%) Confluence
4 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 36 (16.67%) Google Play
2 12 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.63%) Firebase
4 6 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.31%) GitHub
5 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.93%) iTunes
6 2 (0.93%) Office 365
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Serverless
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.46%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.24%) Internet
3 6 (2.78%) Firewall
3 6 (2.78%) Intranet
4 5 (2.31%) HTTP
4 5 (2.31%) SSL
5 4 (1.85%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.39%) Broadband
6 3 (1.39%) RFID
7 2 (0.93%) LAN
7 2 (0.93%) WAN
8 1 (0.46%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.46%) Network Security
8 1 (0.46%) Skype
8 1 (0.46%) VoIP
8 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.50%) MySQL
3 18 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (5.09%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.31%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.31%) Big Data
6 5 (2.31%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) SQLite
9 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.46%) Redis
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (20.37%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.80%) Xcode
3 18 (8.33%) JIRA
4 16 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 12 (5.56%) Gradle
6 11 (5.09%) Bitbucket
6 11 (5.09%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.24%) Subversion
9 6 (2.78%) Android Studio
9 6 (2.78%) git-flow
9 6 (2.78%) Maven
9 6 (2.78%) Selenium
10 5 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.31%) CodeSonar
10 5 (2.31%) Robot Framework
10 5 (2.31%) webpack
11 4 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.39%) GitLab
12 3 (1.39%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (15.74%) Games
2 28 (12.96%) Finance
3 17 (7.87%) Banking
4 10 (4.63%) Advertising
5 8 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.31%) Billing
6 5 (2.31%) Law
6 5 (2.31%) Retail
7 4 (1.85%) Publishing
8 3 (1.39%) Legal
8 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 178 (82.41%) Developer
2 63 (29.17%) Android Developer
3 42 (19.44%) .NET Developer
4 33 (15.28%) Mobile Developer
5 30 (13.89%) Digital Developer
6 21 (9.72%) iOS Developer
7 20 (9.26%) C# Developer
8 18 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
8 18 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.94%) Junior
10 14 (6.48%) Junior Developer
11 11 (5.09%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Junior Android Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Senior Android Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Software Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) Applications Developer
13 9 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 9 (4.17%) Java Android Developer
13 9 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.17%) .NET
2 49 (22.69%) ASP.NET
3 48 (22.22%) Node.js
4 47 (21.76%) HTML
5 42 (19.44%) CSS
6 40 (18.52%) JSON
7 39 (18.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (15.74%) AngularJS
8 34 (15.74%) KnockoutJS
8 34 (15.74%) RESTful
8 34 (15.74%) WCF
9 30 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 30 (13.89%) Ninject
10 22 (10.19%) React
11 21 (9.72%) Android SDK
11 21 (9.72%) REST
12 20 (9.26%) HTML5
12 20 (9.26%) Web Services
13 18 (8.33%) Ajax
14 14 (6.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (40.74%) Mobile App
2 38 (17.59%) User Experience
3 32 (14.81%) iPhone
4 20 (9.26%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.24%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (1.85%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.39%) Fintech
9 3 (1.39%) Life Science
10 2 (0.93%) W3C
11 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.46%) IVR
11 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 140 (64.81%) Apple iOS
2 26 (12.04%) Linux
3 17 (7.87%) Windows
4 6 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (55.09%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (52.78%) Android Development
3 70 (32.41%) iOS Development
4 65 (30.09%) TDD
5 57 (26.39%) Mobile Development
6 56 (25.93%) MVC
7 43 (19.91%) Scrum
8 35 (16.20%) Web Application Development
9 30 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (13.89%) Domain-Driven Design
10 29 (13.43%) OO
11 27 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 26 (12.04%) Web Development
13 24 (11.11%) E-Commerce
14 23 (10.65%) Microservices
15 22 (10.19%) Test Automation
16 20 (9.26%) Front End Development
16 20 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (8.80%) BDD
18 17 (7.87%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.83%) Java
2 84 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 74 (34.26%) C#
4 40 (18.52%) Objective-C
5 36 (16.67%) SQL
6 35 (16.20%) PHP
7 34 (15.74%) C++
8 30 (13.89%) Python
9 21 (9.72%) C
10 18 (8.33%) Apple Swift
11 14 (6.48%) Kotlin
12 8 (3.70%) Ruby
13 7 (3.24%) Perl
13 7 (3.24%) Scala
13 7 (3.24%) TypeScript
14 6 (2.78%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.78%) ES6
15 5 (2.31%) PowerShell
15 5 (2.31%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.85%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) SANS
3 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.31%) CCNA
4 5 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.31%) CISSP
4 5 (2.31%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.31%) GIAC
4 5 (2.31%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (2.31%) MCSE
4 5 (2.31%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.31%) SSCP
5 3 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.39%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.93%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.93%) OSCE
6 2 (0.93%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.63%) QA
2 6 (2.78%) GCP
3 4 (1.85%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.46%) ISO 15765
4 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (3.24%) Docker
2 5 (2.31%) vSphere
3 3 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.78%) Puppet
2 5 (2.31%) Salt
3 2 (0.93%) SCCM
3 2 (0.93%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Kibana
4 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.46%) Nessus
4 1 (0.46%) OpenVAS
4 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (20.83%) Google
2 16 (7.41%) Oracle
3 14 (6.48%) Xamarin
4 12 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.78%) Apple
6 5 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.39%) IBM
8 2 (0.93%) Capita
8 2 (0.93%) HP
8 2 (0.93%) Kony
9 1 (0.46%) Acunetix
9 1 (0.46%) Adobe
9 1 (0.46%) Cadence
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco
9 1 (0.46%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.46%) Progress
9 1 (0.46%) Remedy
9 1 (0.46%) Telerik
9 1 (0.46%) VMware