The table below looks at the statistics for Android Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android Development over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 269 294 257
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -37
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1149 1059 1160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.93% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.12% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 880 1019
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92938 94397 86367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.18% 82.76% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76796 75339 70773
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Android Development
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android Development within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Android Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android Development
Salary Trend

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

Android Development Salary Trend in the UK

Android Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android Development over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Android Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Android Development
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 Development within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +23 1072 £47,500 +5.55% 172
London -6 513 £55,000 +4.76% 68
South East +45 168 £42,500 +6.25% 27
South West +69 160 £37,500 - 15
Yorkshire +27 73 £44,000 +10.00% 16
Bristol +35 70 £32,500 -7.14% 5
North West -13 65 £40,000 +12.67% 15
West Yorkshire +40 64 £45,000 +12.50% 11
City of London +1 63 £55,000 -8.33% 19
Leeds +40 56 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Scotland +8 44 £40,000 +11.11% 9
Surrey +18 41 £43,750 -2.77% 5
West Midlands -14 40 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Manchester +1 38 £42,500 +18.05% 6
Glasgow +29 36 £40,000 +10.34% 8
East of England -10 36 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Hampshire +21 33 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Berkshire +28 31 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Dorset +35 29 £42,000 -21.86% 5
Wiltshire +14 28 £43,000 +5.52% 5
Cheshire +5 24 £38,750 +5.44% 7
Buckinghamshire +7 23 £40,000 - 6
East Midlands -11 23 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Somerset +13 20 £45,000 +38.46%
Bath +19 18 £45,000 +38.46%
Birmingham -31 17 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Milton Keynes -4 16 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire 0 15 £45,000 +50.00%
Basingstoke +37 14 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development.

1 2181 (100.00%) Android
2 1323 (60.66%) Apple iOS
3 1190 (54.56%) iOS Development
4 1067 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1060 (48.60%) Java
6 720 (33.01%) Mobile Development
7 703 (32.23%) Mobile App
8 608 (27.88%) HTML
9 603 (27.65%) JavaScript
10 499 (22.88%) C#
11 492 (22.56%) .NET
12 480 (22.01%) CSS
13 462 (21.18%) TDD
14 460 (21.09%) Degree
15 439 (20.13%) OO
16 416 (19.07%) Web Services
17 411 (18.84%) Software Engineering
18 343 (15.73%) Computer Science
19 338 (15.50%) JSON
20 323 (14.81%) Scrum
21 319 (14.63%) C++
22 318 (14.58%) Objective-C
23 315 (14.44%) Windows
24 314 (14.40%) MVC
25 308 (14.12%) HTML5
26 300 (13.76%) Google
27 285 (13.07%) Android SDK
28 280 (12.84%) REST
29 277 (12.70%) SQL Server
30 274 (12.56%) SQL

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Android Development also 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 that cited Android Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 98 (4.49%) Node.js
2 41 (1.88%) CMS
3 40 (1.83%) Apache
4 28 (1.28%) Confluence
5 20 (0.92%) Tomcat
6 16 (0.73%) Joomla!
7 15 (0.69%) Alfresco
8 13 (0.60%) JBoss
9 12 (0.55%) IIS
9 12 (0.55%) Umbraco
9 12 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 10 (0.46%) WordPress
11 9 (0.41%) Drupal
12 7 (0.32%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.28%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.28%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.28%) nginx
14 4 (0.18%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 44 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.41%) Fireworks
5 7 (0.32%) Maya
5 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) InDesign
7 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.046%) MS Project
7 1 (0.046%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.41%) Magento
2 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (1.24%) GitHub
4 15 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 11 (0.50%) SaaS
7 9 (0.41%) Route 53
8 8 (0.37%) PaaS
8 8 (0.37%) Google App Engine
9 6 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
10 5 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.23%) IaaS
11 4 (0.18%) Trello
12 3 (0.14%) Heroku
13 2 (0.092%) Office 365
14 1 (0.046%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.26%) Internet
2 42 (1.93%) HTTP
3 19 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.83%) Broadband
5 13 (0.60%) Bluetooth
6 12 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.46%) DLNA
8 9 (0.41%) DNS
9 8 (0.37%) NFC
10 7 (0.32%) Wireless
10 7 (0.32%) SSH
11 6 (0.28%) DVB
12 5 (0.23%) RFID
12 5 (0.23%) iBeacon
12 5 (0.23%) LDAP
12 5 (0.23%) GPRS
12 5 (0.23%) GSM
13 2 (0.092%) SMTP
13 2 (0.092%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.092%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 128 (5.87%) MySQL
3 100 (4.59%) SQLite
4 56 (2.57%) Relational Database
5 42 (1.93%) MongoDB
6 37 (1.70%) NoSQL
7 29 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 28 (1.28%) Big Data
9 24 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (0.64%) CouchDB
13 14 (0.64%) Redis
14 13 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (0.46%) Riak
15 10 (0.46%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 264 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 189 (8.67%) Eclipse
3 149 (6.83%) Android Studio
4 141 (6.46%) Subversion
5 109 (5.00%) Xcode
6 102 (4.68%) Gradle
7 98 (4.49%) Jenkins
8 70 (3.21%) JIRA
9 67 (3.07%) Maven
10 44 (2.02%) JUnit
11 43 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 42 (1.93%) Ant
13 39 (1.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 38 (1.74%) Hudson
15 37 (1.70%) Visual Studio
16 34 (1.56%) Appium
17 29 (1.33%) NUnit
18 28 (1.28%) gulp
19 25 (1.15%) PHPUnit
20 22 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 232 (10.64%) Finance
2 141 (6.46%) Games
3 99 (4.54%) Marketing
4 84 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 66 (3.03%) Banking
6 44 (2.02%) Retail
7 40 (1.83%) Back Office
8 39 (1.79%) Publishing
9 34 (1.56%) Electronics
10 33 (1.51%) Multimedia
11 25 (1.15%) Advertising
12 22 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.87%) Law
14 17 (0.78%) Legal
15 13 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.50%) Automotive
17 7 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.18%) Billing
18 4 (0.18%) Music Industry
19 1 (0.046%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 1910 (87.57%) Developer
2 829 (38.01%) Android Developer
3 402 (18.43%) Mobile Developer
4 297 (13.62%) Senior Developer
5 166 (7.61%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 146 (6.69%) .NET Developer
7 145 (6.65%) Software Developer
8 141 (6.46%) iOS Developer
9 135 (6.19%) C# Developer
10 133 (6.10%) Software Engineer
11 132 (6.05%) Senior Android Developer
12 126 (5.78%) Applications Developer
13 111 (5.09%) Java Developer
14 108 (4.95%) Programmer
15 93 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 77 (3.53%) Lead Developer
17 72 (3.30%) Junior
18 64 (2.93%) Junior Developer
19 61 (2.80%) Web Developer
20 47 (2.15%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (27.88%) HTML
2 492 (22.56%) .NET
3 480 (22.01%) CSS
4 416 (19.07%) Web Services
5 338 (15.50%) JSON
6 308 (14.12%) HTML5
7 285 (13.07%) Android SDK
8 280 (12.84%) REST
9 247 (11.33%) ASP.NET
10 240 (11.00%) XML
11 237 (10.87%) jQuery
12 228 (10.45%) RESTful
13 156 (7.15%) AngularJS
14 147 (6.74%) iOS SDK
15 134 (6.14%) SOAP
16 127 (5.82%) CSS3
17 117 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 79 (3.62%) WPF
19 74 (3.39%) LAMP
20 73 (3.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 703 (32.23%) Mobile App
2 343 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 244 (11.19%) User Experience
4 156 (7.15%) iPhone
5 148 (6.79%) Smartphone
6 106 (4.86%) iPad
7 88 (4.03%) Social Media
8 69 (3.16%) Animation
9 63 (2.89%) Blackberry
10 57 (2.61%) Mathematics
11 55 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
12 52 (2.38%) Digital Media
13 49 (2.25%) BBC
14 46 (2.11%) Algorithms
15 32 (1.47%) Data Structures
16 27 (1.24%) Device Driver
16 27 (1.24%) Client/Server
17 26 (1.19%) Blog
18 25 (1.15%) Xbox
19 24 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2181 (100.00%) Android
2 1323 (60.66%) Apple iOS
3 315 (14.44%) Windows
4 171 (7.84%) Linux
5 126 (5.78%) Windows Phone
6 61 (2.80%) Windows Mobile
7 40 (1.83%) UNIX
8 38 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 28 (1.28%) Windows Phone 8
10 20 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 16 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
13 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.14%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.092%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.046%) CentOS
16 1 (0.046%) Windows CE
16 1 (0.046%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1190 (54.56%) iOS Development
2 1067 (48.92%) Agile Software Development
3 720 (33.01%) Mobile Development
4 462 (21.18%) TDD
5 439 (20.13%) OO
6 411 (18.84%) Software Engineering
7 323 (14.81%) Scrum
8 314 (14.40%) MVC
9 256 (11.74%) Continuous Integration
10 245 (11.23%) Unit Testing
11 218 (10.00%) OOP
12 185 (8.48%) Mobile Application Development
13 168 (7.70%) E-Commerce
14 131 (6.01%) BDD
15 126 (5.78%) SDLC
16 117 (5.36%) Web Development
17 112 (5.14%) Open Source
18 86 (3.94%) OOD
19 79 (3.62%) Mentoring
20 75 (3.44%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1060 (48.60%) Java
2 603 (27.65%) JavaScript
3 499 (22.88%) C#
4 319 (14.63%) C++
5 318 (14.58%) Objective-C
6 274 (12.56%) SQL
7 177 (8.12%) PHP
8 111 (5.09%) C
9 90 (4.13%) Python
10 74 (3.39%) Apple Swift
11 65 (2.98%) Ruby
12 62 (2.84%) VB.NET
13 42 (1.93%) Bash Shell
14 40 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 31 (1.42%) Perl
16 26 (1.19%) XAML
17 24 (1.10%) T-SQL
18 22 (1.01%) PHP5
19 19 (0.87%) VB
20 16 (0.73%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 460 (21.09%) Degree
2 41 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 29 (1.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.46%) PhD
6 8 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.32%) PMP
8 4 (0.18%) MCP
8 4 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.092%) SSCP
9 2 (0.092%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.092%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.092%) GIAC
9 2 (0.092%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.092%) MCSE
9 2 (0.092%) CCNA
9 2 (0.092%) ISEB
9 2 (0.092%) CISSP
9 2 (0.092%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.046%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.34%) QA
2 5 (0.23%) P3O
3 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.37%) Firmware
3 1 (0.046%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (0.46%) Plesk
1 10 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.37%) cPanel
2 8 (0.37%) Webmin
3 3 (0.14%) Ansible
4 2 (0.092%) Puppet
5 1 (0.046%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.046%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.046%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 300 (13.76%) Google
2 195 (8.94%) Xamarin
3 142 (6.51%) Apple
4 118 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 75 (3.44%) Facebook
6 62 (2.84%) Oracle
7 53 (2.43%) Yahoo!
8 48 (2.20%) Sony
9 45 (2.06%) Adobe
10 34 (1.56%) Twitter
11 28 (1.28%) Atlassian
12 26 (1.19%) Zend
13 19 (0.87%) Appcelerator
14 16 (0.73%) Sencha
14 16 (0.73%) Symbian
15 12 (0.55%) EPiServer
16 11 (0.50%) Telerik
17 10 (0.46%) VMware
18 9 (0.41%) TIBCO
18 9 (0.41%) Metastorm
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
First Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Substantial Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Substantial Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Flexitime, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday