Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 258 262
Rank change year-on-year +36 +4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 148 118 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.21% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.98% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 118 106 68
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +10.53%

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 11,139 12,056 10,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.35% 91.32% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8,961 9,725 8,777
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +52 120 £42,500 -5.56% 25
Lancashire +16 12 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Cheshire -19 12 £42,500 -10.53% 8
Merseyside +13 3 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Android Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Android
2 87 (58.78%) Apple iOS
3 83 (56.08%) Java
4 82 (55.41%) iOS Development
5 80 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (39.19%) JavaScript
7 53 (35.81%) Mobile Development
8 50 (33.78%) Mobile App
9 48 (32.43%) JSON
10 43 (29.05%) User Experience
10 43 (29.05%) HTML
11 41 (27.70%) TDD
12 38 (25.68%) CSS
12 38 (25.68%) Git (software)
13 36 (24.32%) Scrum
14 33 (22.30%) .NET
15 31 (20.95%) C#
16 30 (20.27%) Objective-C
16 30 (20.27%) Finance
16 30 (20.27%) RESTful
17 29 (19.59%) Web Services
18 28 (18.92%) BDD
19 27 (18.24%) Microservices
19 27 (18.24%) SQL
20 26 (17.57%) PHP
20 26 (17.57%) Web Development
20 26 (17.57%) Degree
21 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
22 24 (16.22%) MySQL
22 24 (16.22%) 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 3 (2.03%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.73%) Firebase
3 7 (4.73%) GitHub
4 6 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.70%) Google Play
6 2 (1.35%) iTunes
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Internet
1 10 (6.76%) Intranet
2 7 (4.73%) HTTP
3 6 (4.05%) Bluetooth
3 6 (4.05%) SSL
3 6 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.35%) SSH
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Network Security
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.22%) MySQL
3 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 38 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.51%) Xcode
3 19 (12.84%) Jenkins
4 15 (10.14%) Gradle
5 10 (6.76%) JIRA
5 10 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.73%) Android Studio
6 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
7 6 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.38%) Mercurial
8 5 (3.38%) webpack
9 4 (2.70%) GitLab
9 4 (2.70%) Maven
10 3 (2.03%) git-flow
10 3 (2.03%) JUnit
11 1 (0.68%) Clang
11 1 (0.68%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 30 (20.27%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Banking
3 11 (7.43%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.08%) Legal
5 8 (5.41%) Law
6 7 (4.73%) Advertising
7 4 (2.70%) Retail
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (94.59%) Developer
2 75 (50.68%) Android Developer
3 37 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 23 (15.54%) C# Developer
4 23 (15.54%) Senior Developer
5 22 (14.86%) iOS Developer
6 21 (14.19%) iOS Android Developer
7 20 (13.51%) .NET Developer
8 19 (12.84%) Software Developer
9 17 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (10.14%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (8.11%) Junior
11 12 (8.11%) Junior Developer
12 11 (7.43%) .NET Software Developer
12 11 (7.43%) Junior Android Developer
12 11 (7.43%) Senior Android Developer
13 10 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (6.76%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 10 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (6.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (32.43%) JSON
2 43 (29.05%) HTML
3 38 (25.68%) CSS
4 33 (22.30%) .NET
5 30 (20.27%) RESTful
6 29 (19.59%) Web Services
7 21 (14.19%) .NET Core
7 21 (14.19%) Android SDK
8 19 (12.84%) HTML5
9 18 (12.16%) RxJava
10 16 (10.81%) Ajax
10 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET
11 15 (10.14%) AngularJS
11 15 (10.14%) jQuery
12 14 (9.46%) XML
13 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (8.78%) React
14 12 (8.11%) .NET Framework
14 12 (8.11%) Xamarin.iOS
15 11 (7.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (33.78%) Mobile App
2 43 (29.05%) User Experience
3 19 (12.84%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (8.78%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (6.08%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.38%) Online Banking
7 4 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (2.03%) Fintech
9 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.68%) iPad
9 1 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 148 (100.00%) Android
2 87 (58.78%) Apple iOS
3 14 (9.46%) Linux
4 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.35%) SUSE
5 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (55.41%) iOS Development
2 80 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (35.81%) Mobile Development
4 41 (27.70%) TDD
5 36 (24.32%) Scrum
6 28 (18.92%) BDD
7 27 (18.24%) Microservices
8 26 (17.57%) Web Development
9 23 (15.54%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (12.84%) DevOps
11 18 (12.16%) E-Commerce
11 18 (12.16%) MVC
11 18 (12.16%) OO
12 17 (11.49%) Software Engineering
13 16 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (10.81%) Unit Testing
14 13 (8.78%) Mentoring
14 13 (8.78%) Mobile Application Development
15 11 (7.43%) Wealth Management
16 10 (6.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.08%) Java
2 58 (39.19%) JavaScript
3 31 (20.95%) C#
4 30 (20.27%) Objective-C
5 27 (18.24%) SQL
6 26 (17.57%) PHP
7 21 (14.19%) Python
8 20 (13.51%) Kotlin
9 17 (11.49%) Apple Swift
10 10 (6.76%) C++
11 9 (6.08%) C
12 7 (4.73%) Ruby
12 7 (4.73%) Scala
13 6 (4.05%) Perl
14 5 (3.38%) ES6
14 5 (3.38%) TypeScript
15 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (17.57%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.35%) MCP
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) CCNA
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) GDPR
2 8 (5.41%) QA
3 6 (4.05%) GCP
4 1 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (16.22%) Xamarin
2 12 (8.11%) Google
3 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.38%) Apple
4 5 (3.38%) Oracle
5 3 (2.03%) Capita
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco
6 1 (0.68%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.68%) Juniper
6 1 (0.68%) Sophos
6 1 (0.68%) Telerik