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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 107 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Android 164 136 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.38% 2.45% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.06% 11.01% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 135 114 179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,150 £25,140
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1630 1235 1459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 23.69% 22.29% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1022 1197
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 117 £40,000 - 34
Cheshire -24 34 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Merseyside -14 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Lancashire +5 5 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Android.

1 220 (66.07%) Apple iOS
2 147 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (40.24%) Mobile App
4 113 (33.93%) C#
5 111 (33.33%) .NET
6 109 (32.73%) JavaScript
7 108 (32.43%) MVC
8 105 (31.53%) Android Development
9 102 (30.63%) SQL Server
10 94 (28.23%) HTML
11 87 (26.13%) TDD
12 82 (24.62%) Java
13 75 (22.52%) ASP.NET
14 67 (20.12%) Windows
15 65 (19.52%) CSS
16 60 (18.02%) jQuery
17 58 (17.42%) Mobile Development
18 57 (17.12%) iOS Development
19 56 (16.82%) Google
20 55 (16.52%) SQL
21 52 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
22 51 (15.32%) Web Services
23 47 (14.11%) PHP
23 47 (14.11%) Google Play
24 46 (13.81%) iPhone
25 45 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
25 45 (13.51%) Games
26 44 (13.21%) E-Commerce
26 44 (13.21%) Git (software)
27 42 (12.61%) RESTful

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 17 (5.11%) CMS
2 14 (4.20%) Drupal
2 14 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (4.20%) Sitefinity
2 14 (4.20%) Umbraco
3 13 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 7 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.50%) IIS
7 4 (1.20%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.90%) JBoss
8 3 (0.90%) Jetty
8 3 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.90%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.60%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.60%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.11%) Google Play
2 25 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.30%) Office 365
5 8 (2.40%) SaaS
6 7 (2.10%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.80%) GitHub
8 4 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.20%) Trello
9 3 (0.90%) PaaS
10 2 (0.60%) BrowserStack
11 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.80%) Internet
2 10 (3.00%) Skype
3 8 (2.40%) Bluetooth
3 8 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (2.10%) GPRS
4 7 (2.10%) GSM
4 7 (2.10%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.80%) DVB
5 6 (1.80%) NFC
5 6 (1.80%) UMTS
5 6 (1.80%) VoIP
5 6 (1.80%) WLAN
6 5 (1.50%) LAN
7 4 (1.20%) HTTP
7 4 (1.20%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.20%) WAN
8 2 (0.60%) Firewall
8 2 (0.60%) Intranet
8 2 (0.60%) VPN
9 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 33 (9.91%) MySQL
4 18 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (3.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (2.10%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.10%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.80%) Big Data
10 5 (1.50%) Hazelcast
10 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.20%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 44 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.91%) JIRA
3 16 (4.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.50%) Android Studio
5 14 (4.20%) Xcode
6 12 (3.60%) git-flow
7 11 (3.30%) Gradle
8 7 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.80%) Subversion
9 6 (1.80%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.50%) Maven
11 4 (1.20%) JUnit
12 3 (0.90%) CocoaPods
12 3 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.90%) Selenium
12 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.60%) Appium
13 2 (0.60%) GCC
13 2 (0.60%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (13.51%) Games
2 39 (11.71%) Banking
2 39 (11.71%) Retail
3 36 (10.81%) Finance
4 22 (6.61%) Marketing
5 9 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.80%) Automotive
6 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.80%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 224 (67.27%) Developer
2 63 (18.92%) .NET Developer
3 54 (16.22%) Android Developer
4 40 (12.01%) Senior Developer
5 30 (9.01%) PHP Developer
5 30 (9.01%) Software Developer
6 27 (8.11%) Digital Developer
7 26 (7.81%) Analyst
7 26 (7.81%) Lead Developer
8 22 (6.61%) iOS Developer
9 19 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
10 18 (5.41%) iOS Android Developer
10 18 (5.41%) Test Analyst
11 17 (5.11%) Architect
11 17 (5.11%) Senior PHP Developer
11 17 (5.11%) Software Engineer
12 16 (4.80%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.80%) Lead Android Developer
12 16 (4.80%) SQL Developer
13 13 (3.90%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (33.33%) .NET
2 94 (28.23%) HTML
3 75 (22.52%) ASP.NET
4 65 (19.52%) CSS
5 60 (18.02%) jQuery
6 52 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (15.32%) Web Services
8 42 (12.61%) RESTful
9 35 (10.51%) Node.js
10 33 (9.91%) AngularJS
11 32 (9.61%) WCF
12 31 (9.31%) KnockoutJS
13 28 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 28 (8.41%) Ninject
14 26 (7.81%) Ajax
15 24 (7.21%) React
16 21 (6.31%) Android SDK
16 21 (6.31%) HTML5
17 15 (4.50%) .NET Framework
17 15 (4.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 134 (40.24%) Mobile App
2 46 (13.81%) iPhone
3 31 (9.31%) User Experience
4 21 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 18 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (5.41%) Smartphone
6 17 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.20%) iPad
8 13 (3.90%) Blackberry
9 12 (3.60%) Client/Server
9 12 (3.60%) Handset
10 8 (2.40%) HoloLens
11 6 (1.80%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.80%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.80%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.80%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.80%) Kinect
11 6 (1.80%) mHealth
11 6 (1.80%) MPEG
12 5 (1.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 220 (66.07%) Apple iOS
2 67 (20.12%) Windows
3 17 (5.11%) Linux
3 17 (5.11%) Mac OS X
4 13 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 13 (3.90%) Windows 8
4 13 (3.90%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.80%) Nucleus RTOS
8 5 (1.50%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.20%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.60%) Unix
12 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (32.43%) MVC
3 105 (31.53%) Android Development
4 87 (26.13%) TDD
5 58 (17.42%) Mobile Development
6 57 (17.12%) iOS Development
7 45 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (13.21%) E-Commerce
9 37 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 36 (10.81%) Web Application Development
11 34 (10.21%) Scrum
12 33 (9.91%) Test Automation
13 31 (9.31%) Dependency Injection
14 30 (9.01%) OO
15 29 (8.71%) Mentoring
15 29 (8.71%) Web Development
16 27 (8.11%) Domain-Driven Design
17 24 (7.21%) SDLC
18 20 (6.01%) Analytics
18 20 (6.01%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 113 (33.93%) C#
2 109 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 82 (24.62%) Java
4 55 (16.52%) SQL
5 47 (14.11%) PHP
6 28 (8.41%) C++
7 24 (7.21%) Objective-C
8 21 (6.31%) Apple Swift
9 17 (5.11%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.60%) C
11 11 (3.30%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.70%) Perl
12 9 (2.70%) Python
13 7 (2.10%) ES6
13 7 (2.10%) Scala
14 6 (1.80%) VB
15 4 (1.20%) Groovy
16 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.90%) Go
16 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (9.61%) Degree
2 14 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.50%) MCP
5 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.90%) ISEB
6 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.60%) CISSP
7 2 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.30%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CCNA
8 1 (0.30%) CEH
8 1 (0.30%) CISA
8 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.30%) CISM
8 1 (0.30%) GIAC
8 1 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.30%) SSCP
8 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.20%) QA
2 3 (0.90%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.50%) Docker
3 1 (0.30%) Firmware
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.90%) Ansible
1 3 (0.90%) Kibana
1 3 (0.90%) logstash
1 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.90%) Puppet
1 3 (0.90%) Salt
1 3 (0.90%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.30%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 56 (16.82%) Google
2 40 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.61%) Xamarin
4 15 (4.50%) Facebook
4 15 (4.50%) Twitter
5 14 (4.20%) Sitecore
6 12 (3.60%) Oracle
7 8 (2.40%) Apple
8 7 (2.10%) Symbian
9 6 (1.80%) Intel
9 6 (1.80%) Telerik
10 4 (1.20%) MobileIron
10 4 (1.20%) Zend
11 2 (0.60%) Adobe
12 1 (0.30%) EMC
12 1 (0.30%) Motorola
12 1 (0.30%) Perforce
12 1 (0.30%) SOTI
12 1 (0.30%) Sun
12 1 (0.30%) VMware
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
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Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Gym
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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