Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 126 112
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Android 320 331 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.58% 2.56% 2.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.92% 11.39% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 269 297 256
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,700 £26,700 £25,010
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,684 2,907 2,568
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.61% 22.53% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2,146 2,379 2,127
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,550 £55,800
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -1 216 £40,000 - 61
Cheshire -7 78 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Lancashire +12 16 £38,500 -9.41% 5
Merseyside +8 6 £37,500 -3.23% 8
Cumbria - 1 £25,250 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 211 (65.94%) Apple iOS
2 155 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (45.63%) Android Development
4 142 (44.38%) Java
5 117 (36.56%) Mobile App
6 111 (34.69%) JavaScript
7 89 (27.81%) C#
8 85 (26.56%) iOS Development
9 75 (23.44%) .NET
10 71 (22.19%) TDD
11 65 (20.31%) Mobile Development
12 63 (19.69%) Finance
13 62 (19.38%) SQL Server
14 61 (19.06%) MVC
15 60 (18.75%) Scrum
15 60 (18.75%) SQL
16 59 (18.44%) HTML
17 57 (17.81%) User Experience
18 53 (16.56%) CSS
19 52 (16.25%) Linux
20 51 (15.94%) Node.js
20 51 (15.94%) JSON
20 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
21 50 (15.63%) ASP.NET
22 48 (15.00%) PHP
22 48 (15.00%) Google
23 47 (14.69%) C++
24 44 (13.75%) Objective-C
24 44 (13.75%) Degree
25 43 (13.44%) Software Engineering

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 10 (3.13%) CMS
2 6 (1.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (1.88%) IIS
3 5 (1.56%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.25%) Confluence
4 4 (1.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (1.88%) InVision
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.25%) Google Play
2 13 (4.06%) Office 365
3 12 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (3.13%) Firebase
5 6 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.56%) GitHub
7 2 (0.63%) iTunes
7 2 (0.63%) npm
7 2 (0.63%) SaaS
7 2 (0.63%) Serverless
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.31%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.38%) Firewall
3 10 (3.13%) VPN
4 8 (2.50%) Internet
4 8 (2.50%) Wireless
5 6 (1.88%) HTTP
5 6 (1.88%) Intranet
6 5 (1.56%) SSL
7 4 (1.25%) Bluetooth
7 4 (1.25%) Network Security
8 3 (0.94%) Broadband
8 3 (0.94%) DNS
8 3 (0.94%) RFID
8 3 (0.94%) SSH
8 3 (0.94%) WAN
8 3 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.63%) LAN
9 2 (0.63%) VoIP
10 1 (0.31%) ADSL
10 1 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (19.38%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.88%) MySQL
3 19 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.56%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.56%) Big Data
6 5 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.56%) SQLite
7 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.31%) Redis
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 22 (6.88%) Jenkins
2 22 (6.88%) JIRA
2 22 (6.88%) Xcode
3 15 (4.69%) Gradle
3 15 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 11 (3.44%) Bitbucket
5 10 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.81%) Android Studio
6 9 (2.81%) git-flow
6 9 (2.81%) Subversion
7 6 (1.88%) Axure RP
7 6 (1.88%) Maven
7 6 (1.88%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.88%) Selenium
8 5 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.56%) CodeSonar
8 5 (1.56%) Robot Framework
8 5 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 63 (19.69%) Finance
2 40 (12.50%) Banking
3 35 (10.94%) Games
4 21 (6.56%) Advertising
5 12 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.81%) Law
6 9 (2.81%) Legal
6 9 (2.81%) Marketing
6 9 (2.81%) Retail
7 7 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.56%) Billing
9 4 (1.25%) Publishing
10 3 (0.94%) Automotive
10 3 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 229 (71.56%) Developer
2 75 (23.44%) Android Developer
3 52 (16.25%) .NET Developer
4 41 (12.81%) Mobile Developer
5 30 (9.38%) Digital Developer
6 29 (9.06%) C# Developer
7 27 (8.44%) Senior Developer
8 24 (7.50%) iOS Developer
9 21 (6.56%) Junior
9 21 (6.56%) Software Developer
10 20 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
11 19 (5.94%) Junior Developer
12 18 (5.63%) Java Developer
12 18 (5.63%) Tester
13 17 (5.31%) Software Engineer
14 13 (4.06%) Analyst
14 13 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (4.06%) Python Developer
14 13 (4.06%) Web Developer
15 12 (3.75%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (23.44%) .NET
2 59 (18.44%) HTML
3 53 (16.56%) CSS
4 51 (15.94%) JSON
4 51 (15.94%) Node.js
5 50 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 40 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (12.19%) AngularJS
8 34 (10.63%) KnockoutJS
8 34 (10.63%) RESTful
8 34 (10.63%) WCF
9 32 (10.00%) Web Services
10 31 (9.69%) Ajax
11 30 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 30 (9.38%) Ninject
12 27 (8.44%) Android SDK
13 26 (8.13%) jQuery
13 26 (8.13%) React
13 26 (8.13%) REST
14 23 (7.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 117 (36.56%) Mobile App
2 57 (17.81%) User Experience
3 34 (10.63%) iPhone
4 23 (7.19%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (2.19%) IVR
9 5 (1.56%) Online Banking
9 5 (1.56%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.25%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.94%) Fintech
11 3 (0.94%) Handset
11 3 (0.94%) Life Science
12 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.63%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.63%) W3C
12 2 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 211 (65.94%) Apple iOS
2 52 (16.25%) Linux
3 30 (9.38%) Windows
4 6 (1.88%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.56%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) SUSE
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Unix
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (45.63%) Android Development
3 85 (26.56%) iOS Development
4 71 (22.19%) TDD
5 65 (20.31%) Mobile Development
6 61 (19.06%) MVC
7 60 (18.75%) Scrum
8 43 (13.44%) Software Engineering
9 40 (12.50%) Web Development
10 38 (11.88%) Test Automation
11 37 (11.56%) OO
12 35 (10.94%) Web Application Development
13 30 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
13 30 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 30 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (9.06%) Microservices
15 26 (8.13%) E-Commerce
16 24 (7.50%) Front End Development
17 23 (7.19%) Time Management
18 22 (6.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 142 (44.38%) Java
2 111 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 89 (27.81%) C#
4 60 (18.75%) SQL
5 48 (15.00%) PHP
6 47 (14.69%) C++
7 44 (13.75%) Objective-C
8 39 (12.19%) Python
9 32 (10.00%) C
10 19 (5.94%) Apple Swift
11 16 (5.00%) Kotlin
12 8 (2.50%) ES6
12 8 (2.50%) Perl
12 8 (2.50%) Ruby
13 7 (2.19%) Scala
13 7 (2.19%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.88%) Embedded C
14 6 (1.88%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (13.75%) Degree
2 12 (3.75%) SANS
3 8 (2.50%) CREST Certified
4 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.19%) OSCP
5 5 (1.56%) CCNA
5 5 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.56%) CISSP
5 5 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (1.56%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.56%) GIAC
5 5 (1.56%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (1.56%) MCSE
5 5 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.56%) SSCP
6 4 (1.25%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.38%) QA
2 7 (2.19%) GDPR
3 6 (1.88%) GCP
4 4 (1.25%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 15765
5 1 (0.31%) PMO
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.19%) Docker
5 5 (1.56%) vSphere
6 3 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.63%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.88%) Puppet
2 5 (1.56%) Salt
3 3 (0.94%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Kibana
5 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.31%) Nessus
5 1 (0.31%) OpenVAS
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (15.00%) Google
2 24 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.50%) Oracle
3 23 (7.19%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.44%) VMware
5 10 (3.13%) Apple
6 7 (2.19%) Adobe
7 5 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.25%) Capita
8 4 (1.25%) Sun
9 3 (0.94%) Cisco
9 3 (0.94%) HP
9 3 (0.94%) IBM
9 3 (0.94%) Twitter
10 2 (0.63%) Kony
10 2 (0.63%) Sage
10 2 (0.63%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.31%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.31%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.31%) Veeam