Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 292 235
Rank change year-on-year +61 -57 +20
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 141 71 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.07% 0.57% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.64% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 115 60 118
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,200 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +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 11786 11102 11645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.83% 89.71% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9369 9260 9630
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 November 2017.

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 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 +44 103 £40,750 +0.62% 9
Cheshire -5 32 £45,000 -
Merseyside +13 3 £32,000 -20.00%
Lancashire -5 3 £42,500 +16.44%
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android Development 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 North West region with a requirement for Android Development.

1 141 (100.00%) Android
2 83 (58.87%) Java
2 83 (58.87%) Apple iOS
3 74 (52.48%) iOS Development
4 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (41.13%) Mobile App
6 46 (32.62%) HTML
7 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
7 45 (31.91%) Web Services
8 44 (31.21%) TDD
9 40 (28.37%) Mobile Development
10 38 (26.95%) JSON
11 36 (25.53%) C#
12 34 (24.11%) Git (software)
13 33 (23.40%) PHP
14 32 (22.70%) Objective-C
15 30 (21.28%) Scrum
16 28 (19.86%) .NET
16 28 (19.86%) Apple Swift
17 27 (19.15%) Android SDK
18 25 (17.73%) CSS
19 24 (17.02%) HTML5
20 23 (16.31%) Advertising
21 22 (15.60%) Degree
21 22 (15.60%) RESTful
21 22 (15.60%) Gradle
22 21 (14.89%) Google
22 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
23 20 (14.18%) jQuery
23 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET

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 (2.13%) concrete5
2 1 (0.71%) Drupal
2 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) Google Play
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.71%) iTunes
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.42%) RTSP
2 2 (1.42%) Skype
2 2 (1.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.93%) MySQL
2 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.09%) RDBMS
3 10 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.13%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.13%) phpMyAdmin
6 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 22 (15.60%) Gradle
3 14 (9.93%) Android Studio
4 13 (9.22%) JIRA
5 11 (7.80%) git-flow
6 10 (7.09%) Xcode
7 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
7 8 (5.67%) Subversion
8 7 (4.96%) CocoaPods
9 5 (3.55%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (2.13%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.42%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.71%) Grunt
13 1 (0.71%) gulp
13 1 (0.71%) Maven
13 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (16.31%) Advertising
2 19 (13.48%) Banking
2 19 (13.48%) Retail
3 18 (12.77%) Finance
4 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.55%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Games
5 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (80.85%) Developer
2 60 (42.55%) Android Developer
3 21 (14.89%) Mobile Developer
4 16 (11.35%) iOS Developer
5 13 (9.22%) C# Developer
5 13 (9.22%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.09%) Junior
7 10 (7.09%) Junior Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Lead Developer
7 10 (7.09%) Senior Android Developer
8 9 (6.38%) iOS Android Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Lead Android Developer
10 7 (4.96%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Junior Android Developer
11 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.26%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (32.62%) HTML
2 45 (31.91%) Web Services
3 38 (26.95%) JSON
4 28 (19.86%) .NET
5 27 (19.15%) Android SDK
6 25 (17.73%) CSS
7 24 (17.02%) HTML5
8 22 (15.60%) RESTful
9 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET
9 20 (14.18%) jQuery
10 19 (13.48%) REST
11 15 (10.64%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.22%) XML
13 11 (7.80%) CSS3
14 10 (7.09%) React
15 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.38%) UIKit
16 8 (5.67%) Gson
16 8 (5.67%) RxJava
17 7 (4.96%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 58 (41.13%) Mobile App
2 16 (11.35%) User Experience
3 11 (7.80%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (6.38%) iPhone
5 8 (5.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.96%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (4.26%) Online Banking
8 5 (3.55%) Life Science
9 4 (2.84%) Blog
10 2 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.42%) Video\Live Streaming
10 2 (1.42%) Xbox
11 1 (0.71%) Apple TV
11 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.71%) EPoS
11 1 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Android
2 83 (58.87%) Apple iOS
3 14 (9.93%) Windows
4 12 (8.51%) Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 4 (2.84%) Unix
7 3 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (52.48%) iOS Development
2 71 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (31.21%) TDD
4 40 (28.37%) Mobile Development
5 30 (21.28%) Scrum
6 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 17 (12.06%) OO
9 16 (11.35%) Web Development
10 15 (10.64%) Analytics
10 15 (10.64%) MVC
11 14 (9.93%) Test Automation
12 13 (9.22%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (8.51%) Prototyping
14 11 (7.80%) Collaborative Working
14 11 (7.80%) Front End Development
14 11 (7.80%) SDLC
15 10 (7.09%) Unit Testing
16 9 (6.38%) BDD
16 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 83 (58.87%) Java
2 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 36 (25.53%) C#
4 33 (23.40%) PHP
5 32 (22.70%) Objective-C
6 28 (19.86%) Apple Swift
7 19 (13.48%) C++
8 17 (12.06%) C
9 15 (10.64%) VB.NET
10 14 (9.93%) SQL
11 8 (5.67%) Kotlin
11 8 (5.67%) Ruby
12 7 (4.96%) Scala
12 7 (4.96%) VB
13 5 (3.55%) Python
14 4 (2.84%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.42%) ES6
15 2 (1.42%) VBScript
16 1 (0.71%) Elixir
16 1 (0.71%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (15.60%) Degree
2 7 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.26%) MCP
3 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (14.89%) Google
2 17 (12.06%) Xamarin
3 12 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.55%) Apple
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle
5 1 (0.71%) Sencha