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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 503 566 545
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 448 398 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.35% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 399 323 352
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 434 £50,000 - 63
London +47 289 £52,500 - 36
South East +46 66 £35,000 -17.64% 7
City of London +14 40 £52,500 -4.54% 11
North West +12 24 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Manchester +1 20 £40,000 +33.33% 3
South West -33 20 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Kent - 18 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire +13 17 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Tunbridge Wells - 15 £48,750 - 1
Surrey +18 13 £32,500 -3.70%
Hampshire -14 12 £28,750 -36.11% 3
West Yorkshire +20 11 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Bristol -1 10 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £48,750 - 2
Birmingham -6 8 £37,500 +66.66% 1
West Midlands -22 8 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Dorset - 8 £23,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 8 £23,500 - 1
East of England +8 7 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Berkshire +1 7 £47,500 -13.63%
Teddington - 7 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +18 6 £58,750 +80.76%
Guildford +18 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Leeds +10 6 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Southampton -8 6 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Sheffield - 6 £40,500 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £40,500 -
East Sussex - 5 £34,000 -
Brighton - 5 £34,000 -

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 893 (100.00%) Android
2 892 (99.89%) Android Development
3 607 (67.97%) Java
4 431 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
5 357 (39.98%) Mobile App
6 334 (37.40%) Apple iOS
7 298 (33.37%) Android SDK
8 255 (28.56%) Mobile Development
9 249 (27.88%) TDD
10 239 (26.76%) JSON
11 220 (24.64%) REST
12 197 (22.06%) Eclipse
13 196 (21.95%) Google
14 193 (21.61%) Computer Science
15 189 (21.16%) Git (software)
15 189 (21.16%) Web Services
15 189 (21.16%) User Experience
16 186 (20.83%) iOS Development
17 179 (20.04%) OO
18 176 (19.71%) Degree
19 169 (18.92%) HTML
20 155 (17.36%) JavaScript
21 145 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
22 139 (15.57%) XML
23 133 (14.89%) Android Studio
24 128 (14.33%) E-Commerce
25 121 (13.55%) CSS
26 119 (13.33%) Software Engineering
27 117 (13.10%) OOP
28 108 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (4.26%) Node.js
2 2 (0.22%) Apache
3 1 (0.11%) SAS
3 1 (0.11%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (1.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (2.35%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.12%) GitHub
2 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.45%) Trello
4 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.58%) HTTP
2 19 (2.13%) Internet
3 6 (0.67%) Wireless
4 5 (0.56%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.22%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (7.73%) SQLite
2 23 (2.58%) MySQL
3 14 (1.57%) SQL Server
4 6 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.34%) CouchDB
7 3 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.22%) Big Data
9 1 (0.11%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 197 (22.06%) Eclipse
2 189 (21.16%) Git (software)
3 133 (14.89%) Android Studio
4 56 (6.27%) Gradle
5 52 (5.82%) Xcode
6 51 (5.71%) Subversion
7 47 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 45 (5.04%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 36 (4.03%) Maven
10 26 (2.91%) Robotium
11 25 (2.80%) Appium
12 21 (2.35%) Robolectric
13 15 (1.68%) Ant
13 15 (1.68%) JUnit
14 13 (1.46%) Mockito
14 13 (1.46%) EasyMock
15 11 (1.23%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.12%) JIRA
17 8 (0.90%) Hudson
18 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (5.15%) Finance
1 46 (5.15%) Marketing
2 39 (4.37%) Retail
3 24 (2.69%) Advertising
4 22 (2.46%) Games
5 12 (1.34%) Banking
6 11 (1.23%) Automotive
7 9 (1.01%) Law
7 9 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.78%) Publishing
9 7 (0.78%) Back Office
10 6 (0.67%) Electronics
11 3 (0.34%) Front Office
12 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (33.37%) Android SDK
2 239 (26.76%) JSON
3 220 (24.64%) REST
4 189 (21.16%) Web Services
5 169 (18.92%) HTML
6 139 (15.57%) XML
7 121 (13.55%) CSS
8 103 (11.53%) iOS SDK
9 92 (10.30%) RESTful
10 77 (8.62%) .NET
11 75 (8.40%) HTML5
12 56 (6.27%) jQuery
13 47 (5.26%) ASP.NET
14 46 (5.15%) SOAP
15 45 (5.04%) CSS3
16 39 (4.37%) AngularJS
16 39 (4.37%) OpenGL
17 27 (3.02%) OAuth
18 24 (2.69%) KnockoutJS
19 23 (2.58%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 357 (39.98%) Mobile App
2 193 (21.61%) Computer Science
3 189 (21.16%) User Experience
4 64 (7.17%) Open Source
5 49 (5.49%) Smartphone
6 44 (4.93%) iPhone
7 42 (4.70%) Social Media
8 32 (3.58%) Algorithms
9 29 (3.25%) Augmented Reality
9 29 (3.25%) Blog
10 22 (2.46%) Mathematics
11 21 (2.35%) Data Structures
12 20 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (2.13%) BBC
14 17 (1.90%) Animation
15 16 (1.79%) iPad
16 15 (1.68%) Blackberry
17 13 (1.46%) Spread Betting
18 12 (1.34%) Social Network
19 11 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 893 (100.00%) Android
2 334 (37.40%) Apple iOS
3 51 (5.71%) Windows
4 29 (3.25%) Linux
5 25 (2.80%) Mac OS X
6 19 (2.13%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.45%) UNIX
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 892 (99.89%) Android Development
2 431 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (28.56%) Mobile Development
4 249 (27.88%) TDD
5 186 (20.83%) iOS Development
6 179 (20.04%) OO
7 145 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
8 128 (14.33%) E-Commerce
9 119 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 117 (13.10%) OOP
11 108 (12.09%) Mobile Application Development
12 94 (10.53%) Scrum
13 85 (9.52%) Unit Testing
14 57 (6.38%) Memory Management
15 53 (5.94%) Multithreading
16 51 (5.71%) BDD
17 50 (5.60%) OOD
18 42 (4.70%) MVC
19 38 (4.26%) Web Development
20 33 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 607 (67.97%) Java
2 155 (17.36%) JavaScript
3 98 (10.97%) Objective-C
4 69 (7.73%) C++
5 39 (4.37%) C#
6 37 (4.14%) Python
7 31 (3.47%) PHP
8 26 (2.91%) SQL
9 21 (2.35%) Shell Script
10 19 (2.13%) Apple Swift
11 12 (1.34%) C
12 9 (1.01%) Ruby
13 6 (0.67%) Perl
14 3 (0.34%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.22%) VBA
16 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.11%) Clojure
16 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 176 (19.71%) Degree
2 3 (0.34%) PhD
3 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.28%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (0.67%) yum
1 6 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 196 (21.95%) Google
2 40 (4.48%) Facebook
3 29 (3.25%) Apple
4 27 (3.02%) Xamarin
5 22 (2.46%) Yahoo!
6 21 (2.35%) Dell
7 19 (2.13%) Sony
8 17 (1.90%) Appcelerator
9 15 (1.68%) Sencha
10 11 (1.23%) Twitter
10 11 (1.23%) Microsoft
10 11 (1.23%) Kony
11 3 (0.34%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.11%) Zend
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe
12 1 (0.11%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.11%) SAP
12 1 (0.11%) BT
12 1 (0.11%) Capita
12 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com
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