Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > North West
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 131 125
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 270 320 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.68% 2.59% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.60% 11.71% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 161 263 294
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,850 £26,075
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 2,143 2,733 2,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.29% 22.15% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 2,165 2,277
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £23,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 19 May 2019.

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 19 May 2019. 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 +19 196 £40,000 - 24
Cheshire +8 48 £42,500 - 12
Lancashire -8 13 £34,000 -10.53% 4
Merseyside +17 9 £42,500 +13.33%
Android
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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.

1 153 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 98 (36.30%) Android Development
3 96 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (32.96%) Mobile App
5 87 (32.22%) Java
6 64 (23.70%) Microsoft
7 63 (23.33%) JavaScript
8 58 (21.48%) HTML
8 58 (21.48%) Google
9 56 (20.74%) C#
10 49 (18.15%) User Experience
11 48 (17.78%) Software Engineering
12 46 (17.04%) OO
13 45 (16.67%) .NET
14 44 (16.30%) DevOps
15 41 (15.19%) Mobile Development
15 41 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
16 40 (14.81%) Node.js
16 40 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
16 40 (14.81%) RESTful
17 39 (14.44%) Windows
18 38 (14.07%) iOS Development
19 37 (13.70%) CSS
20 35 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
21 34 (12.59%) Git (software)
22 33 (12.22%) Apple Swift
22 33 (12.22%) AngularJS
22 33 (12.22%) Objective-C
23 32 (11.85%) C++
23 32 (11.85%) Kotlin

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 15 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (3.70%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.11%) Confluence
4 2 (0.74%) Apache
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Drupal
5 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (2.59%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.59%) Sketch
3 6 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (1.48%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.74%) InVision
5 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.37%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 6 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (8.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (7.78%) Serverless
5 19 (7.04%) Google Play
5 19 (7.04%) Office 365
6 9 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (1.85%) Firebase
7 5 (1.85%) GitHub
8 4 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.48%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.48%) Dialogflow
8 4 (1.48%) Wit.ai
9 3 (1.11%) Amazon Alexa
10 2 (0.74%) SaaS
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.41%) Bluetooth
2 16 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.56%) DNS
4 11 (4.07%) Skype
5 10 (3.70%) LAN
5 10 (3.70%) VPN
5 10 (3.70%) WAN
6 9 (3.33%) DHCP
6 9 (3.33%) VoIP
6 9 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (2.96%) Broadband
7 8 (2.96%) HTTP
7 8 (2.96%) RFID
8 7 (2.59%) SSL
9 5 (1.85%) Internet
9 5 (1.85%) NFC
10 4 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.11%) MPLS
12 2 (0.74%) Firewall
13 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.59%) MySQL
4 5 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (1.85%) Firebird
5 3 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.37%) Big Data
7 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (12.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.19%) Android Studio
3 12 (4.44%) Appium
4 11 (4.07%) SonarQube
5 10 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.96%) Gradle
6 8 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.22%) JIRA
8 5 (1.85%) JUnit
9 4 (1.48%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.48%) Mockito
9 4 (1.48%) Xcode
10 3 (1.11%) git-flow
10 3 (1.11%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.74%) Maven
11 2 (0.74%) Selenium
12 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 24 (8.89%) Automotive
2 19 (7.04%) Games
3 12 (4.44%) Finance
4 9 (3.33%) Banking
5 6 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.85%) Legal
6 5 (1.85%) Retail
7 4 (1.48%) Electronics
8 3 (1.11%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (41.11%) Developer
2 58 (21.48%) Android Developer
3 33 (12.22%) Designer
4 30 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 25 (9.26%) iOS Developer
5 25 (9.26%) Mobile Developer
6 21 (7.78%) iOS Android Developer
7 19 (7.04%) .NET Developer
8 17 (6.30%) Interface Designer
9 15 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 13 (4.81%) Android Engineer
10 13 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (4.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (4.81%) UX Designer
11 12 (4.44%) Analyst
11 12 (4.44%) Applications Developer
11 12 (4.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 11 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (4.07%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (21.48%) HTML
2 45 (16.67%) .NET
3 40 (14.81%) Node.js
3 40 (14.81%) RESTful
4 37 (13.70%) CSS
5 33 (12.22%) AngularJS
6 26 (9.63%) HTML5
7 21 (7.78%) Web Services
8 20 (7.41%) Android SDK
9 18 (6.67%) React Native
10 17 (6.30%) REST
11 16 (5.93%) ASP.NET
11 16 (5.93%) Vulkan
12 13 (4.81%) RxJava
13 12 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (4.44%) JSON
14 11 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (4.07%) Gherkin
14 11 (4.07%) jQuery
14 11 (4.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (32.96%) Mobile App
2 49 (18.15%) User Experience
3 30 (11.11%) iPhone
4 28 (10.37%) Cloud Native
5 27 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (7.78%) Smartphone
7 20 (7.41%) Algorithms
8 17 (6.30%) Smart City
9 12 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (4.07%) Data Structures
10 11 (4.07%) Infotainment
11 10 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (3.33%) BBC
12 9 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (2.59%) CCTV
13 7 (2.59%) Client/Server
13 7 (2.59%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (2.22%) iPad
15 5 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (1.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 153 (56.67%) Apple iOS
2 39 (14.44%) Windows
3 31 (11.48%) Linux
4 15 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.81%) Windows 10
6 11 (4.07%) Windows Server
7 9 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.59%) Tizen
9 6 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.11%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.74%) pSOS
12 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.30%) Android Development
2 96 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.78%) Software Engineering
4 46 (17.04%) OO
5 44 (16.30%) DevOps
6 41 (15.19%) Mobile Development
6 41 (15.19%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (14.07%) iOS Development
8 30 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (11.11%) TDD
9 29 (10.74%) E-Commerce
10 27 (10.00%) Microservices
11 26 (9.63%) MVC
11 26 (9.63%) Software Architecture
12 25 (9.26%) BDD
13 21 (7.78%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.41%) Computer Science
14 20 (7.41%) OOP
15 19 (7.04%) Open Source
15 19 (7.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.22%) Java
2 63 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 56 (20.74%) C#
4 33 (12.22%) Apple Swift
4 33 (12.22%) Objective-C
5 32 (11.85%) C++
5 32 (11.85%) Kotlin
6 27 (10.00%) C
7 24 (8.89%) SQL
8 19 (7.04%) Python
9 17 (6.30%) PHP
10 15 (5.56%) Ruby
11 13 (4.81%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.96%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.22%) Scala
14 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.74%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.74%) Degree
2 10 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.22%) MCP
3 6 (2.22%) MCSE
3 6 (2.22%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.85%) HND
5 4 (1.48%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.48%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.48%) OSCP
6 3 (1.11%) MCDST
6 3 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.74%) SANS
8 1 (0.37%) MCSA
8 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.63%) QA
2 10 (3.70%) GDPR
3 4 (1.48%) ISO 13485
3 4 (1.48%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.74%) Docker
2 2 (0.74%) Firmware
2 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (4.07%) Ansible
1 11 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (4.07%) Puppet
2 1 (0.37%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.37%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 58 (21.48%) Google
3 19 (7.04%) Xamarin
4 17 (6.30%) Apple
5 13 (4.81%) Citrix
6 7 (2.59%) Adobe
6 7 (2.59%) Avaya
6 7 (2.59%) QNX
7 5 (1.85%) Facebook
7 5 (1.85%) Ivanti
7 5 (1.85%) Mitel
7 5 (1.85%) VMware
8 4 (1.48%) Cisco
9 3 (1.11%) HP
9 3 (1.11%) IBM
9 3 (1.11%) IronPort
9 3 (1.11%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.11%) Polycom
9 3 (1.11%) Sony
10 2 (0.74%) EMC