Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 125 158
Rank change year-on-year -18 +33 -43
Permanent jobs citing Android 265 332 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.32% 2.53% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.27% 11.17% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 202 280 221
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £22,771
90th Percentile £58,500 £55,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,234 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.86% -0.56% +5.56%

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 2,581 2,972 2,783
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.60% 22.67% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,052 2,342 2,312
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,275 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Android as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Android in the North West

Android
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the North West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 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 -11 191 £42,000 +5.00% 47
Cheshire -7 52 £34,000 -24.44% 14
Lancashire +16 14 £31,750 -20.63% 2
Merseyside +5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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.

1 179 (67.55%) Apple iOS
2 109 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (40.00%) Java
4 96 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 96 (36.23%) Mobile App
5 89 (33.58%) Android Development
6 78 (29.43%) C#
7 77 (29.06%) HTML
8 70 (26.42%) CSS
9 66 (24.91%) .NET
10 63 (23.77%) SQL Server
11 54 (20.38%) iOS Development
12 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 46 (17.36%) Objective-C
13 46 (17.36%) Software Engineering
13 46 (17.36%) User Experience
14 45 (16.98%) MVC
15 41 (15.47%) Mobile Development
16 40 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 39 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (14.72%) Finance
17 39 (14.72%) Windows
18 38 (14.34%) Google
18 38 (14.34%) Git (software)
19 37 (13.96%) Degree
20 36 (13.58%) JSON
20 36 (13.58%) AngularJS
20 36 (13.58%) TDD
20 36 (13.58%) Scrum

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 24 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (5.66%) Confluence
3 14 (5.28%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.02%) Skype for Business
6 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.89%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.13%) IIS
9 2 (0.75%) Apache
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.38%) CMS
10 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (7.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 17 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.91%) Photoshop
4 8 (3.02%) InVision
5 5 (1.89%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (1.13%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.75%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (11.32%) Google Play
3 21 (7.92%) Office 365
4 14 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (2.26%) Firebase
7 4 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.13%) Google Pay
8 3 (1.13%) SaaS
9 2 (0.75%) Apple Pay
9 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.75%) GitHub
9 2 (0.75%) npm
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.38%) Force.com
10 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.38%) iTunes
10 1 (0.38%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.68%) TCP/IP
2 16 (6.04%) Firewall
2 16 (6.04%) HTTP
3 15 (5.66%) Bluetooth
4 14 (5.28%) SSL
5 12 (4.53%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (3.77%) LAN
6 10 (3.77%) Skype
6 10 (3.77%) WAN
7 8 (3.02%) Intranet
7 8 (3.02%) VoIP
8 7 (2.64%) Internet
8 7 (2.64%) Wireless
9 6 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (2.26%) DHCP
9 6 (2.26%) DNS
9 6 (2.26%) VPN
10 4 (1.51%) RFID
11 3 (1.13%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.32%) MySQL
3 12 (4.53%) Big Data
4 6 (2.26%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.89%) Apache Hive
6 4 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.75%) SQLite
9 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.38%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.43%) JIRA
3 19 (7.17%) Xcode
4 15 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 14 (5.28%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.91%) Gradle
7 7 (2.64%) Selenium
8 6 (2.26%) Axure RP
8 6 (2.26%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.89%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.89%) CodeSonar
9 5 (1.89%) git-flow
9 5 (1.89%) Maven
9 5 (1.89%) Robot Framework
10 4 (1.51%) Subversion
11 3 (1.13%) GitLab
11 3 (1.13%) JUnit
11 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (14.72%) Finance
2 32 (12.08%) Games
3 29 (10.94%) Banking
4 22 (8.30%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.91%) Electronics
5 13 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.91%) Law
6 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
7 9 (3.40%) Advertising
7 9 (3.40%) Marketing
8 6 (2.26%) Automotive
8 6 (2.26%) Legal
8 6 (2.26%) Retail
9 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (53.21%) Developer
2 49 (18.49%) Android Developer
3 47 (17.74%) .NET Developer
3 47 (17.74%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (12.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (12.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (11.70%) Mobile Developer
7 27 (10.19%) Digital Developer
8 26 (9.81%) Software Engineer
9 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 21 (7.92%) Designer
11 19 (7.17%) iOS Developer
12 16 (6.04%) iOS Android Developer
12 16 (6.04%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.04%) UX Designer
13 14 (5.28%) Architect
14 13 (4.91%) Applications Developer
14 13 (4.91%) UI Designer
14 13 (4.91%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (29.06%) HTML
2 70 (26.42%) CSS
3 66 (24.91%) .NET
4 53 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 39 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (13.58%) AngularJS
6 36 (13.58%) JSON
7 35 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (11.32%) RabbitMQ
9 27 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 22 (8.30%) HTML5
10 22 (8.30%) RESTful
11 19 (7.17%) Web Services
12 18 (6.79%) .NET Framework
12 18 (6.79%) Ajax
12 18 (6.79%) jQuery
13 17 (6.42%) .NET Core
14 15 (5.66%) Node.js
14 15 (5.66%) Redux
14 15 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 96 (36.23%) Mobile App
2 46 (17.36%) User Experience
3 29 (10.94%) iPhone
4 15 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.53%) Mainframe
5 12 (4.53%) Wiki
6 8 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.89%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.89%) STB
9 4 (1.51%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.51%) Fintech
9 4 (1.51%) Life Science
9 4 (1.51%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.51%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.51%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.13%) Acoustics
10 3 (1.13%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 179 (67.55%) Apple iOS
2 39 (14.72%) Windows
3 30 (11.32%) Linux
4 23 (8.68%) Windows 10
5 16 (6.04%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.91%) Windows Server
7 12 (4.53%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (3.40%) Mac OS
8 9 (3.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (2.64%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 5 (1.89%) pSOS
12 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.75%) Unix
13 2 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (33.58%) Android Development
3 54 (20.38%) iOS Development
4 46 (17.36%) Software Engineering
5 45 (16.98%) MVC
6 41 (15.47%) Mobile Development
7 36 (13.58%) Scrum
7 36 (13.58%) TDD
8 29 (10.94%) Web Development
9 28 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (10.19%) Web Application Development
11 23 (8.68%) BDD
12 22 (8.30%) Microservices
13 20 (7.55%) ITIL
13 20 (7.55%) Wireframes
14 19 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.42%) Analytics
15 17 (6.42%) Unit Testing
16 16 (6.04%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (40.00%) Java
2 96 (36.23%) JavaScript
3 78 (29.43%) C#
4 46 (17.36%) Objective-C
5 36 (13.58%) SQL
6 34 (12.83%) PHP
7 27 (10.19%) C++
8 24 (9.06%) C
9 23 (8.68%) Apple Swift
10 14 (5.28%) Kotlin
10 14 (5.28%) Python
11 11 (4.15%) Embedded C
12 10 (3.77%) Perl
13 9 (3.40%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.64%) VB
15 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
15 6 (2.26%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.89%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 37 (13.96%) Degree
2 22 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.15%) MCP
3 11 (4.15%) MCSE
4 9 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.26%) CCNA
5 6 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.26%) MCDST
6 5 (1.89%) CISSP
6 5 (1.89%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.89%) GIAC
6 5 (1.89%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (1.89%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (1.89%) SANS
6 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.89%) SSCP
7 4 (1.51%) OSCP
8 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.02%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.51%) GDPR
3 4 (1.51%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.40%) Docker
3 6 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.89%) vSphere
5 4 (1.51%) Firmware
6 3 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.13%) XenApp
7 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) Puppet
1 6 (2.26%) SCCM
2 5 (1.89%) Salt
3 4 (1.51%) WSUS
4 3 (1.13%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.13%) DameWare
5 2 (0.75%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.38%) Ansible
6 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.38%) Kibana
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.38%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.34%) Google
3 27 (10.19%) Xamarin
4 17 (6.42%) MobileIron
5 13 (4.91%) Adobe
6 10 (3.77%) Cisco
7 9 (3.40%) Apple
8 7 (2.64%) McAfee
9 6 (2.26%) Dell
9 6 (2.26%) Ivanti
9 6 (2.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.89%) Oracle
11 4 (1.51%) VMware
12 3 (1.13%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.13%) Citrix
12 3 (1.13%) HP
12 3 (1.13%) Wyse
13 2 (0.75%) Facebook
13 2 (0.75%) Remedy
13 2 (0.75%) Twitter