Period
to 3 March 2021

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 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > North West
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 148 130 130
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Android 90 184 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.63% 2.21% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 10.09% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 97 170 184
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £86,347 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 1,058 1,823 2,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.18% 21.90% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1,466 1,859
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £22,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +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 March 2021.

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 March 2021. 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 -14 65 £50,000 +5.26% 27
Merseyside +16 11 £41,000 +59.22% 3
Lancashire +17 7 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Cheshire +4 7 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Android
England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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 61 (67.78%) Apple iOS
2 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (46.67%) Android Development
4 38 (42.22%) Java
5 36 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 29 (32.22%) AWS
7 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
7 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
8 23 (25.56%) iOS Development
9 19 (21.11%) HTML
9 19 (21.11%) CSS
9 19 (21.11%) Kotlin
10 18 (20.00%) Terraform
10 18 (20.00%) Linux
11 16 (17.78%) C#
11 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
12 15 (16.67%) JIRA
12 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
12 15 (16.67%) Scrum
13 13 (14.44%) Retail
13 13 (14.44%) Confluence
13 13 (14.44%) Mobile Development
14 12 (13.33%) Sprint Retrospective
14 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
14 12 (13.33%) Azure
14 12 (13.33%) DevOps
15 11 (12.22%) Test Automation
15 11 (12.22%) Java EE
15 11 (12.22%) Atlassian
15 11 (12.22%) OO

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 13 (14.44%) Confluence
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) Headless CMS
2 3 (3.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (2.22%) Adobe XD
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.22%) AWS
2 12 (13.33%) Azure
3 8 (8.89%) GCP
4 6 (6.67%) Serverless
5 3 (3.33%) Firebase
5 3 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (2.22%) Slack
7 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.11%) Heroku
7 1 (1.11%) npm
7 1 (1.11%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (3.33%) Wireless
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
2 2 (2.22%) Firewall
2 2 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (1.11%) ADSL
3 1 (1.11%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.11%) DHCP
3 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.11%) IMAP
3 1 (1.11%) MPLS
3 1 (1.11%) VDSL
3 1 (1.11%) VoIP
3 1 (1.11%) VPN
3 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.22%) SQLite
3 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (3.33%) Babel
3 3 (3.33%) Selenium
3 3 (3.33%) webpack
4 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.22%) TestRail
5 1 (1.11%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.11%) Appium
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) JMeter
5 1 (1.11%) REST Assured
5 1 (1.11%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (14.44%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Advertising
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 52 (57.78%) Developer
2 20 (22.22%) Android Developer
3 13 (14.44%) Lead Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Analyst
7 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Virtual Reality Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.33%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Designer
9 3 (3.33%) iOS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.11%) CSS
1 19 (21.11%) HTML
2 12 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.22%) Java EE
3 11 (12.22%) React Native
4 8 (8.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (7.78%) REST
6 6 (6.67%) Flutter
6 6 (6.67%) JSON
6 6 (6.67%) RESTful
7 4 (4.44%) .NET
7 4 (4.44%) React
8 3 (3.33%) Android SDK
8 3 (3.33%) Node.js
8 3 (3.33%) SOAP
8 3 (3.33%) Spring
8 3 (3.33%) Web Services
8 3 (3.33%) XML
9 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 10 (11.11%) User Experience
3 4 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.44%) iPhone
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.22%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 61 (67.78%) Apple iOS
2 18 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) Windows
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (54.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) Android Development
3 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
4 23 (25.56%) iOS Development
5 15 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 15 (16.67%) Scrum
6 13 (14.44%) Mobile Development
7 12 (13.33%) DevOps
7 12 (13.33%) Sprint Retrospective
8 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.22%) OO
8 11 (12.22%) Product Roadmap
8 11 (12.22%) Test Automation
9 10 (11.11%) OOP
9 10 (11.11%) TDD
10 9 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 8 (8.89%) Physics
12 7 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (6.67%) Line Management
14 5 (5.56%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.22%) Java
2 26 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 19 (21.11%) Kotlin
4 16 (17.78%) C#
5 7 (7.78%) PHP
6 4 (4.44%) Apple Swift
6 4 (4.44%) Python
6 4 (4.44%) SQL
7 3 (3.33%) C
7 3 (3.33%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) Go
8 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.11%) ES6
9 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) ISEB
1 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.11%) CCSA
2 1 (1.11%) CISSP
2 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) ISSAP
2 1 (1.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) QA
2 8 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.44%) COSHH
4 2 (2.22%) GDPR
4 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Docker
2 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) Terraform
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
2 5 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Atlassian
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 5 (5.56%) Apple
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe
4 2 (2.22%) Sage
4 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco
5 1 (1.11%) Instagram
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Zend