Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 271 234 295
Rank change year-on-year -37 +61 -43
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 69 140 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 1.11% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.20% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 54 114 65
North West median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,125 £28,950
90th Percentile £59,625 £58,375 £54,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 9,539 11,629 11,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.11% 91.93% 92.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7,667 9,229 9,507
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,845 £26,950 £25,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Manchester -40 52 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Cheshire +14 11 £27,500 -35.29% 8
Lancashire +8 3 £38,500 +2.67%
Merseyside - 2 £44,000 -
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 69 (100.00%) Android
2 48 (69.57%) Apple iOS
3 44 (63.77%) iOS Development
4 35 (50.72%) Java
4 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 21 (30.43%) Mobile App
7 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
7 20 (28.99%) Objective-C
8 19 (27.54%) Mobile Development
9 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (26.09%) HTML
10 17 (24.64%) C#
10 17 (24.64%) TDD
10 17 (24.64%) JSON
10 17 (24.64%) User Experience
11 16 (23.19%) BDD
11 16 (23.19%) RESTful
11 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
12 15 (21.74%) Scrum
12 15 (21.74%) .NET
12 15 (21.74%) Apple Swift
13 14 (20.29%) OO
14 13 (18.84%) Web Development
15 12 (17.39%) Degree
15 12 (17.39%) CSS
15 12 (17.39%) Web Services
15 12 (17.39%) SQL
15 12 (17.39%) RxJava
15 12 (17.39%) Xamarin

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 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.45%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Firebase
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.35%) Google Play
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Apple Pay
3 1 (1.45%) Dialogflow
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) Google Pay
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Wit.ai
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) HTTP
2 7 (10.14%) Bluetooth
2 7 (10.14%) SSL
2 7 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 3 (4.35%) Intranet
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) MySQL
3 5 (7.25%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.35%) Big Data
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) Gradle
3 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.80%) JIRA
6 3 (4.35%) Android Studio
6 3 (4.35%) Maven
6 3 (4.35%) Xcode
7 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Electronics
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.35%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (84.06%) Developer
2 36 (52.17%) Android Developer
3 18 (26.09%) iOS Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (24.64%) iOS Android Developer
5 13 (18.84%) C# Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Applications Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Junior
8 7 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.25%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Junior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Junior Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (7.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) HTML
2 17 (24.64%) JSON
3 16 (23.19%) RESTful
4 15 (21.74%) .NET
5 12 (17.39%) CSS
5 12 (17.39%) RxJava
5 12 (17.39%) Web Services
6 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 9 (13.04%) jQuery
6 9 (13.04%) XML
7 8 (11.59%) Dagger
8 7 (10.14%) Android SDK
8 7 (10.14%) HTML5
9 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.25%) .NET Core
10 5 (7.25%) Java ME
10 5 (7.25%) Material Design
10 5 (7.25%) Retrofit
11 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Mobile App
2 17 (24.64%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Digital TV
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) STB
4 3 (4.35%) Vector Graphics
5 2 (2.90%) Fintech
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Android
2 48 (69.57%) Apple iOS
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 6 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (7.25%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) iOS Development
2 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) Mobile Development
4 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (24.64%) TDD
6 16 (23.19%) BDD
6 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
7 15 (21.74%) Scrum
8 14 (20.29%) OO
9 13 (18.84%) Web Development
10 11 (15.94%) Analytics
10 11 (15.94%) Mobile Application Development
11 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 9 (13.04%) OOP
11 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
12 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.14%) MVC
12 7 (10.14%) OOD
12 7 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (10.14%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.99%) Objective-C
4 17 (24.64%) C#
5 15 (21.74%) Apple Swift
6 12 (17.39%) SQL
7 10 (14.49%) C++
8 9 (13.04%) Kotlin
9 8 (11.59%) PHP
10 7 (10.14%) C
11 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
12 5 (7.25%) Python
13 3 (4.35%) GLSL
13 3 (4.35%) Perl
14 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
15 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
15 1 (1.45%) Java 8
15 1 (1.45%) VB
15 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MCP
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) GDPR
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Xamarin
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Google
4 3 (4.35%) Apple
4 3 (4.35%) Facebook
4 3 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.45%) Juniper
6 1 (1.45%) Sophos