The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 47 56
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Android 2 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.36% 3.07% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 13.04% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +83.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 110 115 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 19.57% 23.52% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 105
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Merseyside

Android
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Android in Merseyside

Android
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 1 £40,000 - 1
Southport - 1 £50,000 -
St Helens - 1 £40,000 -
Android
North West

Android
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Android.

1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Android Development
4 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) API Development
6 2 (22.22%) Post-Production
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Perl

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) NuGet
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Release Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) iBATIS
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) API Development
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) Post-Production
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Game Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin