The table below looks at the statistics for the Android Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Android Developer
Rank 545 466 595
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +129
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 382 484 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.48% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 316 424 288
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Android Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Android Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK.

Android Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Android Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android Developer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Android Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Android Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -82 354 £47,500 -9.52% 54
London -72 230 £52,500 -8.69% 28
City of London -24 54 £57,500 -4.16% 7
South East -2 45 £40,000 -15.78% 10
South West -19 31 £35,000 +34.61% 7
Bristol +5 17 £40,500 +55.76% 2
West Midlands -8 17 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham +3 15 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -41 14 £33,500 -0.74% 2
Somerset -8 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Bath -11 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Hampshire -9 11 £43,014 +11.00% 4
Manchester -16 11 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Brighton - 10 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 10 £35,000 -
Berkshire -6 9 £45,500 -9.00% 3
East of England -31 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Scotland -11 8 £36,000 +10.76% 2
Surrey +6 7 £51,250 - 1
Edinburgh -10 5 £36,000 -0.68% 2
Southampton - 5 £47,000 - 1
Kent - 5 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -35 4 £45,000 +56.52% 4
Canterbury - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -8 3 £60,000 +93.54%
Portsmouth -16 3 £40,000 +23.07%
West Yorkshire -36 3 £45,000 +56.52% 3
Epsom - 3 £57,500 -
Leamington Spa +8 2 £47,500 +72.72%
Warwickshire +5 2 £47,500 +72.72%

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title.

1 833 (100.00%) Android
2 819 (98.32%) Android Development
3 598 (71.79%) Java
4 357 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 284 (34.09%) Mobile App
6 274 (32.89%) OO
7 270 (32.41%) Apple iOS
8 266 (31.93%) Android SDK
9 218 (26.17%) TDD
10 186 (22.33%) Google
11 183 (21.97%) REST
12 173 (20.77%) Computer Science
13 169 (20.29%) Degree
14 166 (19.93%) Scrum
15 165 (19.81%) Git (software)
16 161 (19.33%) Web Services
17 157 (18.85%) OOP
17 157 (18.85%) JSON
18 138 (16.57%) iOS Development
19 126 (15.13%) User Experience
20 112 (13.45%) Software Engineering
21 106 (12.73%) HTML
22 102 (12.24%) SQLite
23 100 (12.00%) Finance
24 99 (11.88%) C++
25 95 (11.40%) Objective-C
26 93 (11.16%) Mobile Application Development
27 91 (10.92%) RESTful
28 89 (10.68%) Windows
29 88 (10.56%) Eclipse

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Android Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Android Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (0.72%) GlassFish
2 4 (0.48%) Node.js
3 3 (0.36%) Apache
4 2 (0.24%) CMS
4 2 (0.24%) Mule
4 2 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.12%) Confluence
5 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.24%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (2.64%) Sophis RISQUE
2 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.04%) GitHub
2 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.20%) Internet
2 34 (4.08%) HTTP
3 20 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.44%) VoIP
5 10 (1.20%) GSM
6 5 (0.60%) RTP
7 4 (0.48%) Network Security
8 3 (0.36%) Wireless
9 2 (0.24%) SSL
9 2 (0.24%) NFC
10 1 (0.12%) UPnP
10 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (12.24%) SQLite
2 20 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.20%) MySQL
5 8 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.36%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.24%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 165 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 88 (10.56%) Eclipse
3 87 (10.44%) Subversion
4 42 (5.04%) Xcode
5 36 (4.32%) Robotium
6 33 (3.96%) Gradle
6 33 (3.96%) Android Studio
7 27 (3.24%) Ant
8 24 (2.88%) JUnit
8 24 (2.88%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.16%) IntelliJ
10 17 (2.04%) Maven
11 12 (1.44%) Mockito
11 12 (1.44%) EasyMock
12 10 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.08%) JIRA
14 8 (0.96%) Mercurial
14 8 (0.96%) Hudson
15 7 (0.84%) Calabash
16 5 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 100 (12.00%) Finance
2 46 (5.52%) Games
3 45 (5.40%) Retail
4 31 (3.72%) Banking
5 26 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 22 (2.64%) Publishing
7 18 (2.16%) Marketing
8 14 (1.68%) Advertising
9 7 (0.84%) Law
9 7 (0.84%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.72%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.72%) Back Office
10 6 (0.72%) Electronics
11 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (31.93%) Android SDK
2 183 (21.97%) REST
3 161 (19.33%) Web Services
4 157 (18.85%) JSON
5 106 (12.73%) HTML
6 91 (10.92%) RESTful
7 88 (10.56%) iOS SDK
8 79 (9.48%) XML
9 66 (7.92%) CSS
10 64 (7.68%) .NET
11 52 (6.24%) OAuth
12 49 (5.88%) SOAP
13 47 (5.64%) HTML5
14 35 (4.20%) J2ME
15 34 (4.08%) J2SE
16 32 (3.84%) jQuery
17 30 (3.60%) PhoneGap
18 27 (3.24%) J2EE
19 24 (2.88%) Cocoa
20 21 (2.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 284 (34.09%) Mobile App
2 173 (20.77%) Computer Science
3 126 (15.13%) User Experience
4 76 (9.12%) Blackberry
5 60 (7.20%) iPhone
6 46 (5.52%) Open Source
6 46 (5.52%) Smartphone
7 44 (5.28%) Augmented Reality
8 40 (4.80%) Social Media
9 31 (3.72%) Social Network
10 26 (3.12%) Mobile Payment
11 21 (2.52%) Mathematics
12 20 (2.40%) Streaming Media
12 20 (2.40%) Client/Server
13 16 (1.92%) Digital Media
14 13 (1.56%) Animation
15 12 (1.44%) Handset
16 9 (1.08%) IPTV
16 9 (1.08%) STB
17 8 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 833 (100.00%) Android
2 270 (32.41%) Apple iOS
3 89 (10.68%) Windows
4 40 (4.80%) Windows Phone
5 30 (3.60%) Linux
6 21 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
6 21 (2.52%) Windows Phone 7
7 13 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.84%) UNIX
10 6 (0.72%) Tizen
11 3 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 819 (98.32%) Android Development
2 357 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (32.89%) OO
4 218 (26.17%) TDD
5 166 (19.93%) Scrum
6 157 (18.85%) OOP
7 138 (16.57%) iOS Development
8 112 (13.45%) Software Engineering
9 93 (11.16%) Mobile Application Development
10 79 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
10 79 (9.48%) E-Commerce
11 77 (9.24%) Multithreading
12 70 (8.40%) OOD
13 56 (6.72%) Kanban
14 55 (6.60%) Unit Testing
15 50 (6.00%) MVC
16 43 (5.16%) DevOps
17 42 (5.04%) BDD
18 30 (3.60%) Analytics
19 25 (3.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 598 (71.79%) Java
2 99 (11.88%) C++
3 95 (11.40%) Objective-C
4 62 (7.44%) JavaScript
5 40 (4.80%) C
6 38 (4.56%) C#
7 22 (2.64%) Python
8 21 (2.52%) SQL
9 14 (1.68%) Scala
9 14 (1.68%) Clojure
10 13 (1.56%) PHP
11 9 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.48%) Golang
13 3 (0.36%) Ruby
14 2 (0.24%) Erlang
14 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.24%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.24%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.24%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 169 (20.29%) Degree
2 9 (1.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.24%) HND
5 1 (0.12%) PhD
5 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.32%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) SLA
Vendors
1 186 (22.33%) Google
2 62 (7.44%) Facebook
3 42 (5.04%) Dell
4 41 (4.92%) Twitter
5 21 (2.52%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.20%) Symbian
7 9 (1.08%) Apple
8 5 (0.60%) Bloomberg
8 5 (0.60%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.48%) Sony
10 3 (0.36%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.24%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.24%) Sencha
11 2 (0.24%) Appcelerator
12 1 (0.12%) Perforce
12 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe
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