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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Android Software Development
Rank 278 288 301
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1117 1014 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.19% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 981 796 814
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
87118 85337 88637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.67% 82.25% 80.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71745 68049 75137
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +10 1040 £47,500 - 159
London +23 538 £52,500 +5.00% 72
South East -11 192 £45,000 +12.50% 26
Yorkshire +53 106 £40,000 +40.35% 8
City of London -28 82 £57,500 +15.00% 12
West Yorkshire +59 81 £40,000 +40.35% 6
Leeds +45 56 £42,500 - 3
North West -25 56 £42,500 +21.42% 14
South West +18 55 £36,250 +6.61% 20
Surrey +6 54 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England -45 46 £53,500 +11.45% 10
Scotland +37 43 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Manchester -5 43 £50,000 +66.66% 9
Hampshire -16 41 £44,000 +25.71%
Bristol +27 38 £45,000 +63.63% 9
Cambridgeshire +17 38 £56,500 +58.04% 8
Kent +23 36 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Oxfordshire +11 36 £55,000 +64.17% 6
Oxford +16 26 £67,500 +107.69% 3
Wales +4 24 £41,500 +38.33% 10
West Midlands -3 24 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Cambridge -4 24 £52,500 +46.85% 8
South Wales +8 23 £41,500 -17.00% 10
Tunbridge Wells - 22 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands -9 19 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Southampton +12 18 £42,500 +30.76%
South Yorkshire +8 18 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 18 £47,500 - 2
Glasgow +16 17 £53,250 +33.12% 4
Guildford +5 17 £32,500 -3.70% 1

Android Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2135 (100.00%) Android
2 1291 (60.47%) Apple iOS
3 1201 (56.25%) iOS Development
4 1087 (50.91%) Java
5 972 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
6 820 (38.41%) HTML
7 779 (36.49%) Mobile App
8 701 (32.83%) JavaScript
9 665 (31.15%) CSS
10 534 (25.01%) .NET
11 504 (23.61%) Web Services
12 500 (23.42%) C#
13 493 (23.09%) OO
14 448 (20.98%) Git (software)
15 432 (20.23%) TDD
16 430 (20.14%) jQuery
17 418 (19.58%) Objective-C
18 399 (18.69%) HTML5
19 398 (18.64%) MVC
20 392 (18.36%) Degree
21 385 (18.03%) Windows
22 380 (17.80%) User Experience
23 368 (17.24%) JSON
24 363 (17.00%) Scrum
25 353 (16.53%) Computer Science
26 352 (16.49%) SQL Server
27 341 (15.97%) XML
28 329 (15.41%) ASP.NET
29 320 (14.99%) Android SDK
30 309 (14.47%) Continuous Integration

Android Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 68 (3.19%) Node.js
2 64 (3.00%) IIS
3 53 (2.48%) CMS
4 45 (2.11%) Confluence
5 44 (2.06%) Apache
6 41 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 38 (1.78%) WordPress
8 32 (1.50%) NServiceBus
9 31 (1.45%) Joomla!
10 29 (1.36%) Alfresco
11 18 (0.84%) Adobe CQ
12 16 (0.75%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.70%) Umbraco
14 14 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.52%) JBoss
16 9 (0.42%) MS Exchange
17 8 (0.37%) Drupal
18 7 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
19 5 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 62 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 34 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.23%) MS Project
5 4 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.14%) MS Office
7 2 (0.094%) Mingle
7 2 (0.094%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.094%) Maya
8 1 (0.047%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.047%) InDesign
8 1 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.047%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.047%) Blender
Business Applications
1 37 (1.73%) Sophis RISQUE
2 25 (1.17%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.52%) Magento
4 4 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.047%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.26%) GitHub
3 26 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.12%) SaaS
5 19 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 8 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.33%) PaaS
8 6 (0.28%) Heroku
9 5 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.19%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.094%) Force.com
12 2 (0.094%) Office 365
12 2 (0.094%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.094%) Trello
13 1 (0.047%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 90 (4.22%) Internet
2 64 (3.00%) HTTP
3 59 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.75%) Wireless
5 15 (0.70%) Broadband
6 14 (0.66%) SMTP
7 13 (0.61%) Bluetooth
8 12 (0.56%) DLNA
9 8 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.28%) DNS
10 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.23%) VPN
11 5 (0.23%) GSM
12 4 (0.19%) LDAP
12 4 (0.19%) GPRS
12 4 (0.19%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.19%) DVB
13 3 (0.14%) NFC
13 3 (0.14%) LTE
13 3 (0.14%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 210 (9.84%) MySQL
3 121 (5.67%) SQLite
4 71 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 56 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 51 (2.39%) MongoDB
7 43 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 26 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 24 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (0.89%) Redis
13 17 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (0.70%) RavenDB
15 14 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (0.47%) Jackrabbit
16 10 (0.47%) Big Data
17 9 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (0.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 448 (20.98%) Git (software)
2 200 (9.37%) Xcode
3 196 (9.18%) Subversion
4 192 (8.99%) Eclipse
5 102 (4.78%) JIRA
6 94 (4.40%) Jenkins
7 80 (3.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 75 (3.51%) Maven
9 73 (3.42%) Android Studio
10 72 (3.37%) Ant
11 52 (2.44%) JUnit
12 51 (2.39%) Visual Studio
13 42 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 42 (1.97%) Robolectric
14 40 (1.87%) NUnit
15 38 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (1.69%) PHPUnit
16 36 (1.69%) Behat
17 27 (1.26%) Mockito
17 27 (1.26%) EasyMock
General
1 196 (9.18%) Finance
2 98 (4.59%) Games
3 80 (3.75%) Marketing
4 76 (3.56%) Retail
5 47 (2.20%) Publishing
6 42 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 40 (1.87%) Banking
8 34 (1.59%) Advertising
9 27 (1.26%) Multimedia
10 19 (0.89%) Electronics
11 18 (0.84%) Back Office
12 12 (0.56%) Automotive
12 12 (0.56%) Law
13 8 (0.37%) Interactive Media
14 6 (0.28%) Front Office
15 5 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.14%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.14%) Military
16 3 (0.14%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 1891 (88.57%) Developer
2 793 (37.14%) Android Developer
3 410 (19.20%) Mobile Developer
4 349 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 248 (11.62%) iOS Developer
6 183 (8.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 173 (8.10%) Java Developer
8 168 (7.87%) Senior Android Developer
9 156 (7.31%) .NET Developer
10 138 (6.46%) C# Developer
11 134 (6.28%) Software Developer
12 104 (4.87%) Software Engineer
13 100 (4.68%) Web Developer
14 84 (3.93%) C# .NET Developer
15 83 (3.89%) Lead Developer
16 80 (3.75%) Applications Developer
17 76 (3.56%) PHP Developer
18 68 (3.19%) Programmer
19 57 (2.67%) Junior
20 48 (2.25%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 820 (38.41%) HTML
2 665 (31.15%) CSS
3 534 (25.01%) .NET
4 504 (23.61%) Web Services
5 430 (20.14%) jQuery
6 399 (18.69%) HTML5
7 368 (17.24%) JSON
8 341 (15.97%) XML
9 329 (15.41%) ASP.NET
10 320 (14.99%) Android SDK
11 284 (13.30%) REST
12 188 (8.81%) Ajax
13 185 (8.67%) RESTful
14 168 (7.87%) CSS3
15 161 (7.54%) SOAP
16 160 (7.49%) AngularJS
17 140 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 138 (6.46%) iOS SDK
19 132 (6.18%) WPF
20 117 (5.48%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 779 (36.49%) Mobile App
2 380 (17.80%) User Experience
3 353 (16.53%) Computer Science
4 233 (10.91%) iPhone
5 121 (5.67%) iPad
6 108 (5.06%) Blackberry
7 99 (4.64%) Open Source
8 68 (3.19%) Social Media
9 59 (2.76%) Augmented Reality
9 59 (2.76%) Animation
10 51 (2.39%) Mobile Payment
11 48 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (1.73%) N-Tier
13 36 (1.69%) Smartphone
14 35 (1.64%) Digital Media
14 35 (1.64%) Algorithms
15 29 (1.36%) Social Network
15 29 (1.36%) RIA
15 29 (1.36%) IPTV
16 28 (1.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2135 (100.00%) Android
2 1291 (60.47%) Apple iOS
3 385 (18.03%) Windows
4 172 (8.06%) Windows Phone
5 158 (7.40%) Linux
6 41 (1.92%) UNIX
6 41 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 35 (1.64%) Windows Phone 7
7 35 (1.64%) Windows Phone 8
8 26 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
9 18 (0.84%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.23%) CentOS
11 5 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.094%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.094%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.047%) Fedora
14 1 (0.047%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.047%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1201 (56.25%) iOS Development
2 972 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
3 493 (23.09%) OO
4 432 (20.23%) TDD
5 398 (18.64%) MVC
6 363 (17.00%) Scrum
7 309 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
8 297 (13.91%) OOP
9 287 (13.44%) Software Engineering
10 264 (12.37%) Mobile Application Development
11 246 (11.52%) E-Commerce
12 208 (9.74%) Unit Testing
13 177 (8.29%) Web Development
14 143 (6.70%) BDD
15 137 (6.42%) OOD
16 121 (5.67%) Mentoring
17 115 (5.39%) Multithreading
18 95 (4.45%) SOA
19 86 (4.03%) Kanban
20 78 (3.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1087 (50.91%) Java
2 701 (32.83%) JavaScript
3 500 (23.42%) C#
4 418 (19.58%) Objective-C
5 297 (13.91%) SQL
6 229 (10.73%) C++
7 184 (8.62%) PHP
8 113 (5.29%) Python
9 103 (4.82%) C
10 77 (3.61%) Ruby
11 74 (3.47%) VB.NET
12 38 (1.78%) PHP5
13 35 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 33 (1.55%) ActionScript
15 31 (1.45%) Perl
16 28 (1.31%) ActionScript 3.0
17 25 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 25 (1.17%) Scala
17 25 (1.17%) VB
18 19 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 392 (18.36%) Degree
2 57 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.33%) MCP
6 5 (0.23%) PhD
7 4 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.14%) CCNA
8 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.094%) ISEB
9 2 (0.094%) MBA
10 1 (0.047%) MCTS
10 1 (0.047%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.047%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (6.14%) QA
2 23 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.19%) SLA
4 3 (0.14%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 16 (0.75%) Firmware
2 11 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.14%) Varnish
4 2 (0.094%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.047%) Docker
5 1 (0.047%) LXC
5 1 (0.047%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.047%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.047%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.33%) yum
3 3 (0.14%) Puppet
4 2 (0.094%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.094%) logstash
5 1 (0.047%) cPanel
5 1 (0.047%) SELinux
5 1 (0.047%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.047%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 258 (12.08%) Google
2 117 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 116 (5.43%) Xamarin
4 98 (4.59%) Facebook
5 66 (3.09%) Sencha
6 64 (3.00%) Apple
7 56 (2.62%) Twitter
8 54 (2.53%) Zend
9 51 (2.39%) Appcelerator
10 50 (2.34%) Adobe
11 49 (2.30%) Dell
12 48 (2.25%) Oracle
13 39 (1.83%) Atlassian
14 16 (0.75%) Telerik
15 15 (0.70%) Symbian
15 15 (0.70%) Red Gate
16 14 (0.66%) Sitecore
17 13 (0.61%) Sony
18 12 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
19 11 (0.52%) Kony
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
CCity IT
Salary: + Share Options
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday