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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England / North West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 97 105
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Android 171 151 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.81% 2.66% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.03% 11.46% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 161 133 164
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £78,000 £50,000
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 1312 1318 1618
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.54% 23.18% 24.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1095 1368
Median salary £37,500 £36,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.80% +3.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +12 140 £40,000 -5.88% 27
Cheshire 0 28 £37,500 - 7
Merseyside -15 2 £40,000 - 1
Lancashire -3 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Android
England

Android
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 212 (68.83%) Apple iOS
2 141 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (34.09%) C#
4 101 (32.79%) Mobile App
5 94 (30.52%) JavaScript
6 92 (29.87%) .NET
7 91 (29.55%) MVC
8 82 (26.62%) Android Development
9 81 (26.30%) SQL Server
10 77 (25.00%) Java
11 74 (24.03%) TDD
12 73 (23.70%) HTML
13 68 (22.08%) Windows
14 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET
15 53 (17.21%) Google
15 53 (17.21%) Mobile Development
16 52 (16.88%) jQuery
16 52 (16.88%) SQL
17 49 (15.91%) CSS
17 49 (15.91%) Web Development
17 49 (15.91%) iOS Development
18 48 (15.58%) Google Play
19 46 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 44 (14.29%) Web Services
21 42 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
21 42 (13.64%) Git (software)
22 40 (12.99%) iPhone
23 39 (12.66%) Games
23 39 (12.66%) E-Commerce
24 37 (12.01%) Microsoft

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 14 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.57%) CMS
2 11 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.92%) Apache Solr
3 9 (2.92%) Drupal
4 8 (2.60%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.60%) JBoss
4 8 (2.60%) Jetty
4 8 (2.60%) OpenStack
4 8 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.60%) Sitefinity
4 8 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.60%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.95%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Project
3 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Sage X3
2 3 (0.97%) BASE24
2 3 (0.97%) Line 50
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.58%) Google Play
2 26 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.25%) Office 365
5 7 (2.27%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.97%) GitHub
6 3 (0.97%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.65%) iTunes
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.87%) Internet
1 15 (4.87%) Skype
2 11 (3.57%) VoIP
3 8 (2.60%) GPRS
3 8 (2.60%) GSM
3 8 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.95%) Bluetooth
4 6 (1.95%) DVB
4 6 (1.95%) NFC
4 6 (1.95%) UMTS
4 6 (1.95%) WLAN
5 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.30%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.97%) Intranet
6 3 (0.97%) LAN
6 3 (0.97%) Network Security
7 2 (0.65%) Firewall
7 2 (0.65%) WAN
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (26.30%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 26 (8.44%) MySQL
4 24 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (4.87%) Hazelcast
6 10 (3.25%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.25%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.92%) Big Data
8 8 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.60%) Couchbase
8 8 (2.60%) Hadoop
8 8 (2.60%) Redis
8 8 (2.60%) Riak
9 7 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.44%) Gradle
3 20 (6.49%) JIRA
4 15 (4.87%) Android Studio
4 15 (4.87%) Maven
5 14 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.60%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.95%) git-flow
7 6 (1.95%) Selenium
8 4 (1.30%) Ant
8 4 (1.30%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.30%) JUnit
8 4 (1.30%) Subversion
9 3 (0.97%) CocoaPods
10 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.65%) NUnit
10 2 (0.65%) sqlmap
11 1 (0.32%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 39 (12.66%) Games
2 34 (11.04%) Finance
3 26 (8.44%) Banking
4 18 (5.84%) Retail
5 15 (4.87%) Marketing
6 6 (1.95%) Automotive
6 6 (1.95%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (1.95%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.32%) Avionics
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (62.34%) Developer
2 57 (18.51%) .NET Developer
3 54 (17.53%) Android Developer
4 43 (13.96%) Senior Developer
5 29 (9.42%) Digital Developer
5 29 (9.42%) Java Developer
6 27 (8.77%) PHP Developer
7 20 (6.49%) Analyst
7 20 (6.49%) iOS Android Developer
7 20 (6.49%) iOS Developer
8 18 (5.84%) Mobile Developer
9 17 (5.52%) Software Engineer
10 16 (5.19%) Senior PHP Developer
11 15 (4.87%) Applications Developer
11 15 (4.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 15 (4.87%) Test Analyst
12 14 (4.55%) Android Engineer
12 14 (4.55%) Programmer
13 13 (4.22%) C# Developer
13 13 (4.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (29.87%) .NET
2 73 (23.70%) HTML
3 58 (18.83%) ASP.NET
4 52 (16.88%) jQuery
5 49 (15.91%) CSS
6 46 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (14.29%) Web Services
8 33 (10.71%) RESTful
9 31 (10.06%) Node.js
10 29 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 29 (9.42%) WCF
11 28 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 28 (9.09%) Ninject
12 25 (8.12%) Ajax
13 24 (7.79%) AngularJS
14 21 (6.82%) React
15 20 (6.49%) Spring
16 18 (5.84%) OpenGL
17 17 (5.52%) Redux
18 16 (5.19%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 101 (32.79%) Mobile App
2 40 (12.99%) iPhone
3 36 (11.69%) User Experience
4 30 (9.74%) Computer Science
5 25 (8.12%) iPad
6 14 (4.55%) Blackberry
7 13 (4.22%) HoloLens
8 12 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (3.90%) Kinect
9 11 (3.57%) Smartphone
10 10 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (3.25%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 7 (2.27%) Data Structures
11 7 (2.27%) mHealth
11 7 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (1.95%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.95%) MPEG
13 4 (1.30%) Handset
13 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 212 (68.83%) Apple iOS
2 68 (22.08%) Windows
3 26 (8.44%) Linux
4 17 (5.52%) Mac OS X
5 13 (4.22%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.22%) Windows 8
5 13 (4.22%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (1.95%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (1.95%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.30%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.97%) Unix
11 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.32%) AIX
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (29.55%) MVC
3 82 (26.62%) Android Development
4 74 (24.03%) TDD
5 53 (17.21%) Mobile Development
6 49 (15.91%) iOS Development
6 49 (15.91%) Web Development
7 42 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (12.66%) E-Commerce
9 37 (12.01%) Web Application Development
10 35 (11.36%) Scrum
11 32 (10.39%) Dependency Injection
12 31 (10.06%) Software Engineering
13 30 (9.74%) OO
13 30 (9.74%) OOP
14 28 (9.09%) SDLC
15 27 (8.77%) Domain-Driven Design
16 25 (8.12%) Software Delivery
17 24 (7.79%) Mentoring
18 20 (6.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 105 (34.09%) C#
2 94 (30.52%) JavaScript
3 77 (25.00%) Java
4 52 (16.88%) SQL
5 36 (11.69%) PHP
6 26 (8.44%) C++
7 18 (5.84%) C
8 17 (5.52%) Objective-C
8 17 (5.52%) Python
9 15 (4.87%) Apple Swift
10 14 (4.55%) Groovy
10 14 (4.55%) Scala
11 11 (3.57%) Perl
12 9 (2.92%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.60%) Go
14 7 (2.27%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.65%) VB
17 1 (0.32%) Embedded C
17 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.01%) Degree
2 5 (1.62%) DBS Check
2 5 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.97%) MCP
5 2 (0.65%) ISEB
5 2 (0.65%) OSCE
5 2 (0.65%) OSCP
6 1 (0.32%) CEH
6 1 (0.32%) CISA
6 1 (0.32%) CISM
6 1 (0.32%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.32%) GPEN
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.90%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
System Software
1 16 (5.19%) Docker
2 14 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.60%) Ansible
1 8 (2.60%) Kibana
1 8 (2.60%) logstash
1 8 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.60%) Puppet
1 8 (2.60%) Salt
2 3 (0.97%) PaperCut
3 2 (0.65%) Nessus
4 1 (0.32%) MobiControl
4 1 (0.32%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (17.21%) Google
2 37 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.14%) Oracle
4 20 (6.49%) Xamarin
5 9 (2.92%) Facebook
5 9 (2.92%) Twitter
6 8 (2.60%) Apple
6 8 (2.60%) SAP
6 8 (2.60%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.60%) Symbian
7 7 (2.27%) JDA
8 6 (1.95%) Intel
8 6 (1.95%) Sage
9 4 (1.30%) Citrix
10 3 (0.97%) Adobe
10 3 (0.97%) Siemens
10 3 (0.97%) VMware
11 2 (0.65%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.32%) Mitel
12 1 (0.32%) SOTI
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Cathcart Associates
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Chester
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