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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Developer
Rank 530 547 491
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -56
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 409 405 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 350 330 412
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%

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
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +22 392 £50,000 - 67
London +28 270 £55,000 - 40
South East +28 62 £42,500 +13.33% 3
City of London +7 37 £55,000 -4.34% 12
South West +7 31 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Bristol -3 19 £60,000 +71.42% 3
Hampshire +30 18 £45,000 +8.41% 1
Yorkshire +21 15 £41,500 -7.77% 4
Surrey +18 15 £40,000 +3.22%
Basingstoke - 15 £45,000 - 1
North West -9 13 £42,500 +32.81% 6
West Yorkshire +22 12 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Leeds +23 11 £41,500 -7.77% 4
Kent +8 10 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 10 - -
Manchester +2 9 £42,500 +32.81% 4
Buckinghamshire - 9 £40,000 - 2
East of England +18 7 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Glasgow +16 7 £56,250 +38.88% 4
Bath +14 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Scotland +11 7 £56,250 +47.05% 4
Somerset +8 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Hertfordshire +3 7 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £40,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +11 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +9 6 £44,000 +25.71%
Luton - 6 £40,000 -
Harrow - 6 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 6 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +17 5 £40,000 - 1

Android Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 835 (100.00%) Android
1 835 (100.00%) Android Development
2 554 (66.35%) Java
3 421 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
4 242 (28.98%) Mobile App
5 239 (28.62%) Apple iOS
6 238 (28.50%) TDD
7 225 (26.95%) Android SDK
8 218 (26.11%) Mobile Development
9 216 (25.87%) Google
10 201 (24.07%) JSON
11 174 (20.84%) REST
12 172 (20.60%) OO
13 161 (19.28%) Web Services
13 161 (19.28%) Computer Science
14 152 (18.20%) Eclipse
15 150 (17.96%) Degree
16 131 (15.69%) RESTful
17 126 (15.09%) Software Engineering
18 125 (14.97%) User Experience
19 122 (14.61%) Android Studio
20 121 (14.49%) Git (software)
21 116 (13.89%) iOS Development
22 109 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
23 96 (11.50%) JavaScript
24 93 (11.14%) XML
25 90 (10.78%) HTML
26 85 (10.18%) OOP
27 84 (10.06%) Gradle
28 81 (9.70%) E-Commerce

Android Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (2.04%) Node.js
2 2 (0.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.96%) GitHub
1 8 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (0.72%) Trello
3 4 (0.48%) Google App Engine
3 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.36%) PaaS
4 3 (0.36%) Heroku
4 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.27%) Internet
2 9 (1.08%) HTTP
3 7 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.72%) Wireless
5 5 (0.60%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.12%) Broadband
6 1 (0.12%) VoIP
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.12%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.63%) SQLite
2 12 (1.44%) MySQL
3 9 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.12%) Redis
7 1 (0.12%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.12%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 152 (18.20%) Eclipse
2 122 (14.61%) Android Studio
3 121 (14.49%) Git (software)
4 84 (10.06%) Gradle
5 27 (3.23%) Appium
6 26 (3.11%) Subversion
7 24 (2.87%) Jenkins
8 22 (2.63%) Maven
9 21 (2.51%) JIRA
10 20 (2.40%) Xcode
11 19 (2.28%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 18 (2.16%) Robotium
13 14 (1.68%) Calabash
14 12 (1.44%) Bitbucket
14 12 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (1.20%) Hudson
16 8 (0.96%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.84%) JUnit
17 7 (0.84%) Robolectric
18 4 (0.48%) Mechanoid
General
1 64 (7.66%) Finance
2 41 (4.91%) Marketing
3 37 (4.43%) Games
4 27 (3.23%) Retail
5 15 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.68%) Law
7 10 (1.20%) Publishing
8 9 (1.08%) Banking
8 9 (1.08%) Advertising
9 7 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.72%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 3 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.12%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (26.95%) Android SDK
2 201 (24.07%) JSON
3 174 (20.84%) REST
4 161 (19.28%) Web Services
5 131 (15.69%) RESTful
6 93 (11.14%) XML
7 90 (10.78%) HTML
8 59 (7.07%) CSS
9 58 (6.95%) iOS SDK
10 51 (6.11%) .NET
11 46 (5.51%) SOAP
12 34 (4.07%) HTML5
13 31 (3.71%) OpenGL
14 29 (3.47%) ASP.NET
15 23 (2.75%) LAMP
16 22 (2.63%) jQuery
17 21 (2.51%) J2SE
17 21 (2.51%) OAuth
17 21 (2.51%) AngularJS
18 18 (2.16%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 242 (28.98%) Mobile App
2 161 (19.28%) Computer Science
3 125 (14.97%) User Experience
4 79 (9.46%) Smartphone
5 54 (6.47%) Social Media
6 25 (2.99%) BBC
6 25 (2.99%) Algorithms
7 24 (2.87%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.28%) Digital Media
9 17 (2.04%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.92%) Social Network
11 15 (1.80%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.44%) iPhone
12 12 (1.44%) Blog
12 12 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (1.20%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.20%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.20%) Animation
14 8 (0.96%) Biometrics
15 7 (0.84%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 835 (100.00%) Android
2 239 (28.62%) Apple iOS
3 41 (4.91%) Windows
4 19 (2.28%) Linux
5 16 (1.92%) Windows Phone
6 14 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.36%) UNIX
9 3 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.12%) Debian
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (100.00%) Android Development
2 421 (50.42%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (28.50%) TDD
4 218 (26.11%) Mobile Development
5 172 (20.60%) OO
6 126 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 116 (13.89%) iOS Development
8 109 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (10.18%) OOP
10 81 (9.70%) E-Commerce
11 78 (9.34%) Scrum
12 68 (8.14%) Unit Testing
13 58 (6.95%) BDD
14 51 (6.11%) Open Source
15 47 (5.63%) Mobile Application Development
16 38 (4.55%) Memory Management
17 36 (4.31%) OOD
18 33 (3.95%) Multithreading
19 28 (3.35%) Automated Testing
20 21 (2.51%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 554 (66.35%) Java
2 96 (11.50%) JavaScript
3 68 (8.14%) C++
4 62 (7.43%) Objective-C
5 31 (3.71%) C
6 28 (3.35%) Python
7 26 (3.11%) PHP
8 25 (2.99%) C#
9 21 (2.51%) Apple Swift
10 20 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.28%) SQL
12 12 (1.44%) Ruby
13 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.36%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.24%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 150 (17.96%) Degree
2 8 (0.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Ansible
1 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 216 (25.87%) Google
2 38 (4.55%) Apple
2 38 (4.55%) Facebook
3 26 (3.11%) Yahoo!
4 24 (2.87%) Sony
5 17 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.32%) Twitter
7 10 (1.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.60%) Adobe
8 5 (0.60%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.48%) Sencha
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle
11 1 (0.12%) BT
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