Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > North West
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 98 134
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36 +2
Permanent jobs citing Android 104 340 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 2.03% 3.21% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.83% 15.26% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 85 189 258
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £73,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Android is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 960 2,228 2,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.76% 21.02% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1,636 2,056
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,750 £21,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in the North West

Android
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in the North West.

Salary trend for Android in the North West

Android
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in the North West over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Android in the North West

Android
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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 -12 85 £43,000 +4.56% 25
Merseyside +25 9 £55,000 +46.67% 5
Cheshire -4 8 £31,750 -43.56% 12
Lancashire +44 2 £36,250 +29.46% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT jobs citing Android 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.

1 81 (77.88%) Apple iOS
2 35 (33.65%) Android Development
3 31 (29.81%) Software Engineering
4 30 (28.85%) Mobile App
5 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (24.04%) Java
7 21 (20.19%) C#
7 21 (20.19%) iOS Development
7 21 (20.19%) Mobile Development
8 17 (16.35%) AWS
8 17 (16.35%) .NET
9 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 16 (15.38%) User Experience
10 15 (14.42%) Kotlin
10 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
10 15 (14.42%) Windows
10 15 (14.42%) DevOps
11 14 (13.46%) SQL
11 14 (13.46%) TDD
12 11 (10.58%) Games
12 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (10.58%) Node.js
12 11 (10.58%) RESTful
13 10 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (9.62%) HTML
13 10 (9.62%) React
14 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (8.65%) CSS
14 9 (8.65%) Linux
14 9 (8.65%) Python

Android
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 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.92%) InVision
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.92%) Sketch
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.35%) AWS
2 7 (6.73%) Azure
3 6 (5.77%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (5.77%) Office 365
3 6 (5.77%) Serverless
4 4 (3.85%) GitHub
5 2 (1.92%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.92%) SaaS
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.96%) Firebase
6 1 (0.96%) Google Play
6 1 (0.96%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) Wireless
2 7 (6.73%) ADSL
2 7 (6.73%) Ethernet
2 7 (6.73%) IMAP
2 7 (6.73%) MPLS
2 7 (6.73%) VDSL
3 4 (3.85%) DNS
3 4 (3.85%) LAN
3 4 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.85%) VPN
3 4 (3.85%) WAN
4 3 (2.88%) DHCP
4 3 (2.88%) Firewall
5 2 (1.92%) Broadband
6 1 (0.96%) HTTP
6 1 (0.96%) Internet
6 1 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.77%) MySQL
2 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.96%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) JIRA
3 4 (3.85%) Android Studio
4 3 (2.88%) Selenium
5 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.96%) MSI
6 1 (0.96%) Postman
6 1 (0.96%) Subversion
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.58%) Games
2 9 (8.65%) Retail
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 2 (1.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (50.96%) Developer
2 19 (18.27%) Android Developer
2 19 (18.27%) Mobile Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Senior Mobile Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Technical Support
6 7 (6.73%) Technical Support Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.81%) iOS Android Developer
8 5 (4.81%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.35%) .NET
2 11 (10.58%) Node.js
2 11 (10.58%) RESTful
3 10 (9.62%) HTML
3 10 (9.62%) React
4 9 (8.65%) CSS
5 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.77%) .NET Core
6 6 (5.77%) Android SDK
6 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.77%) React Native
7 5 (4.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.85%) HTML5
8 4 (3.85%) Web Services
9 3 (2.88%) CSS3
10 2 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.92%) RxJava
10 2 (1.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.85%) Mobile App
2 16 (15.38%) User Experience
3 7 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.77%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) BBC
6 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.88%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.88%) NHS
7 2 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.92%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.96%) Arduino
8 1 (0.96%) Blog
8 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.96%) SIMD
8 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (77.88%) Apple iOS
2 15 (14.42%) Windows
3 9 (8.65%) Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.96%) Tizen
5 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Android Development
2 31 (29.81%) Software Engineering
3 28 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.19%) iOS Development
4 21 (20.19%) Mobile Development
5 15 (14.42%) DevOps
6 14 (13.46%) TDD
7 10 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (8.65%) B2B
8 9 (8.65%) Pair Programming
8 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.69%) BDD
9 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.69%) MVC
10 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.73%) OOP
10 7 (6.73%) Process Improvement
10 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Test Strategy
11 6 (5.77%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.04%) Java
2 21 (20.19%) C#
3 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.42%) Kotlin
4 14 (13.46%) SQL
5 9 (8.65%) Python
6 8 (7.69%) PHP
7 7 (6.73%) TypeScript
8 6 (5.77%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.85%) C++
10 3 (2.88%) C
11 2 (1.92%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby
12 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) R
12 1 (0.96%) Rust
12 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) QA
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.96%) GDPR
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.96%) Firmware
3 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.85%) Google
4 3 (2.88%) Remedy
4 3 (2.88%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.88%) Virgin Media
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe
5 1 (0.96%) iManage
5 1 (0.96%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.96%) Mitel
5 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.96%) Polycom
5 1 (0.96%) QNX
5 1 (0.96%) Tableau
5 1 (0.96%) VMware