Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
England > North West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 348 324
Rank change year-on-year +11 -24 +31
Permanent jobs citing Android SDK 23 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 16
North West median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.12% -5.56% +19.21%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,625 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% -18.18% +15.79%

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,922 5,886 4,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.54% 44.67% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,154 4,891 3,959
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android SDK in the North West over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Android SDK in the North West

Android SDK
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 SDK within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 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 +22 19 £35,000 -22.22% 14
Cheshire -17 2 £35,750 -7.74% 2
Lancashire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
Android SDK
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 23 (100.00%) Android
2 21 (91.30%) Android Development
3 20 (86.96%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
4 14 (60.87%) Mobile Development
5 10 (43.48%) Kotlin
5 10 (43.48%) Xcode
5 10 (43.48%) Objective-C
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
6 9 (39.13%) iOS SDK
7 8 (34.78%) iOS Development
7 8 (34.78%) C++
7 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) C
8 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) Android Studio
8 7 (30.43%) User Experience
8 7 (30.43%) Apple Swift
9 6 (26.09%) PHP
9 6 (26.09%) TDD
9 6 (26.09%) JSON
9 6 (26.09%) Scala
9 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
10 5 (21.74%) RESTful
10 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 5 (21.74%) CSS
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services

Android SDK
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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) npm
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Google Play
2 1 (4.35%) iTunes
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Xcode
2 7 (30.43%) Android Studio
3 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Gradle
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Clang
6 1 (4.35%) git-flow
6 1 (4.35%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (78.26%) Android Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (17.39%) iOS Developer
5 3 (13.04%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Android Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior iOS Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Android Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) iOS SDK
2 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) RESTful
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 4 (17.39%) Material Design
4 4 (17.39%) React
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) REST
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Laravel
6 2 (8.70%) Node.js
6 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Mobile App
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Android Development
2 14 (60.87%) Mobile Development
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) iOS Development
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
6 4 (17.39%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
8 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) Kotlin
2 10 (43.48%) Objective-C
3 8 (34.78%) C++
4 7 (30.43%) Apple Swift
4 7 (30.43%) C
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) PHP
5 6 (26.09%) Scala
6 4 (17.39%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) Ruby
7 2 (8.70%) C#
7 2 (8.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Capita
2 2 (8.70%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft