Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 252 288
Rank change year-on-year +17 +36 -50
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 129 124 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.10% 0.97% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.07% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 104 104 62
North West median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,725 £31,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £58,500 £55,000 £56,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +16.67%

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,706 11,608 11,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.92% 90.89% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8,582 9,216 9,228
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Android Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the North West

Android Development
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Android Development in the North West

Android Development
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development in the North West over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Android Development in the North West

Android Development
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 Development within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Manchester +30 107 £42,500 - 18
Lancashire +19 10 £38,500 -9.41%
Cheshire -18 9 £48,250 +1.58% 11
Merseyside +11 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing Android Development 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 North West region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 129 (100.00%) Android
2 76 (58.91%) Apple iOS
3 75 (58.14%) Java
4 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (55.81%) iOS Development
5 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
6 45 (34.88%) Mobile Development
6 45 (34.88%) Mobile App
7 42 (32.56%) HTML
7 42 (32.56%) TDD
8 40 (31.01%) JSON
9 39 (30.23%) Git (software)
9 39 (30.23%) User Experience
10 37 (28.68%) CSS
11 35 (27.13%) Scrum
12 31 (24.03%) Finance
12 31 (24.03%) .NET
13 30 (23.26%) C#
13 30 (23.26%) BDD
14 29 (22.48%) Objective-C
15 27 (20.93%) RESTful
16 26 (20.16%) SQL
17 25 (19.38%) Microservices
18 24 (18.60%) Degree
18 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
19 23 (17.83%) Web Services
19 23 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (17.83%) Web Development
19 23 (17.83%) Xamarin
20 22 (17.05%) PHP

Android Development
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.65%) Firebase
3 6 (4.65%) GitHub
4 5 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.10%) Google Play
6 2 (1.55%) iTunes
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.78%) Google Pay
7 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Internet
1 11 (8.53%) Intranet
2 9 (6.98%) HTTP
3 8 (6.20%) Bluetooth
3 8 (6.20%) SSL
3 8 (6.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
4 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.95%) MySQL
3 8 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.78%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 18 (13.95%) Gradle
2 18 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.95%) Xcode
3 8 (6.20%) JIRA
3 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.43%) Android Studio
4 7 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.10%) GitLab
6 4 (3.10%) Maven
6 4 (3.10%) webpack
7 3 (2.33%) JUnit
8 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.78%) Clang
9 1 (0.78%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.78%) git-flow
General
1 31 (24.03%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Banking
3 11 (8.53%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.98%) Legal
5 8 (6.20%) Law
6 7 (5.43%) Advertising
7 5 (3.88%) Telecoms
8 4 (3.10%) Electronics
8 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
8 4 (3.10%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Games
9 1 (0.78%) Publishing
9 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 122 (94.57%) Developer
2 69 (53.49%) Android Developer
3 32 (24.81%) Mobile Developer
4 25 (19.38%) C# Developer
5 22 (17.05%) iOS Developer
6 20 (15.50%) iOS Android Developer
7 18 (13.95%) .NET Developer
7 18 (13.95%) Software Developer
8 17 (13.18%) Senior Developer
9 15 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (11.63%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (9.30%) Applications Developer
11 10 (7.75%) Lead Developer
12 9 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (6.98%) Junior
12 9 (6.98%) Junior Developer
12 9 (6.98%) Lead Android Developer
12 9 (6.98%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 8 (6.20%) Junior Android Developer
13 8 (6.20%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.56%) HTML
2 40 (31.01%) JSON
3 37 (28.68%) CSS
4 31 (24.03%) .NET
5 27 (20.93%) RESTful
6 23 (17.83%) Web Services
7 21 (16.28%) HTML5
8 20 (15.50%) .NET Core
8 20 (15.50%) Android SDK
9 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
10 16 (12.40%) RxJava
11 15 (11.63%) jQuery
12 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
12 14 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (10.85%) React
13 13 (10.08%) .NET Framework
13 13 (10.08%) XML
14 12 (9.30%) Entity Framework
15 11 (8.53%) iOS SDK
15 11 (8.53%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.88%) Mobile App
2 39 (30.23%) User Experience
3 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.53%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.88%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (3.88%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.33%) Fintech
7 3 (2.33%) Vector Graphics
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) iPad
8 1 (0.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Android
2 76 (58.91%) Apple iOS
3 8 (6.20%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
1 72 (55.81%) iOS Development
2 45 (34.88%) Mobile Development
3 42 (32.56%) TDD
4 35 (27.13%) Scrum
5 30 (23.26%) BDD
6 25 (19.38%) Microservices
7 23 (17.83%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (17.83%) Web Development
8 21 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 19 (14.73%) Mobile Application Development
10 18 (13.95%) DevOps
10 18 (13.95%) MVC
11 17 (13.18%) Unit Testing
12 13 (10.08%) Analytics
12 13 (10.08%) OO
13 11 (8.53%) Wealth Management
14 10 (7.75%) OOP
14 10 (7.75%) Test Automation
15 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 75 (58.14%) Java
2 50 (38.76%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.26%) C#
4 29 (22.48%) Objective-C
5 26 (20.16%) SQL
6 22 (17.05%) PHP
7 19 (14.73%) Apple Swift
7 19 (14.73%) Kotlin
8 15 (11.63%) Python
9 14 (10.85%) C++
10 10 (7.75%) C
11 7 (5.43%) Ruby
11 7 (5.43%) Scala
12 6 (4.65%) Perl
13 4 (3.10%) ES6
13 4 (3.10%) TypeScript
13 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.33%) GLSL
14 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (18.60%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.55%) MCP
5 1 (0.78%) CCNA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) GDPR
2 5 (3.88%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Xamarin
2 11 (8.53%) Google
3 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.33%) Apple
4 3 (2.33%) SAP
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Adobe
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.78%) Juniper
6 1 (0.78%) Sophos
6 1 (0.78%) Telerik