Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Developer
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 320 295
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 60 43 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.35% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.36% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 68
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +12.58% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £27,200
90th Percentile £53,750 £59,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12673 12011 12573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10145 10103 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android Developer in the North West

Android Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester +5 50 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Cheshire -23 10 £42,500 -5.56%
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Android
1 60 (100.00%) Android Development
2 46 (76.67%) Java
3 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.00%) Android SDK
5 25 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 23 (38.33%) TDD
7 22 (36.67%) JSON
8 19 (31.67%) Advertising
8 19 (31.67%) Apple iOS
9 18 (30.00%) Google
10 16 (26.67%) PHP
10 16 (26.67%) Web Services
10 16 (26.67%) OO
10 16 (26.67%) Gradle
11 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (25.00%) RESTful
12 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
12 13 (21.67%) Android Studio
12 13 (21.67%) Mobile Development
13 12 (20.00%) Google Play
13 12 (20.00%) REST
13 12 (20.00%) Scrum
13 12 (20.00%) Finance
14 11 (18.33%) JIRA
14 11 (18.33%) iOS Development
15 10 (16.67%) XML
16 9 (15.00%) HTML
16 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.00%) Test Automation

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) RTSP
3 1 (1.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Gradle
2 13 (21.67%) Android Studio
2 13 (21.67%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.33%) JIRA
4 8 (13.33%) git-flow
5 6 (10.00%) CocoaPods
6 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 19 (31.67%) Advertising
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (15.00%) Retail
4 8 (13.33%) Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) Android SDK
2 22 (36.67%) JSON
3 16 (26.67%) Web Services
4 15 (25.00%) RESTful
5 12 (20.00%) REST
6 10 (16.67%) XML
7 9 (15.00%) HTML
8 8 (13.33%) Gson
8 8 (13.33%) RxJava
9 7 (11.67%) Core Data
9 7 (11.67%) HTML5
9 7 (11.67%) UIKit
10 4 (6.67%) iOS SDK
10 4 (6.67%) jQuery
11 2 (3.33%) .NET
11 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.33%) Flash
12 1 (1.67%) CSS
12 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) Blog
4 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.00%) iPhone
4 3 (5.00%) User Experience
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Android
2 19 (31.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Android Development
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) TDD
4 16 (26.67%) OO
5 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (21.67%) Mobile Development
7 12 (20.00%) Scrum
8 11 (18.33%) iOS Development
9 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (13.33%) Analytics
10 8 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (13.33%) Prototyping
10 8 (13.33%) SDLC
11 6 (10.00%) Mobile First
11 6 (10.00%) Push Notifications
12 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.67%) BDD
13 4 (6.67%) Project Management
14 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (76.67%) Java
2 16 (26.67%) PHP
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) Objective-C
4 7 (11.67%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) C
5 5 (8.33%) Kotlin
6 4 (6.67%) C#
7 3 (5.00%) Apple Swift
7 3 (5.00%) SQL
8 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.67%) Clojure
9 1 (1.67%) Elixir
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Google
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Xamarin