The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 124 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 2707 2913 3304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.63% 2.64% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.17% 9.85% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 2428 2829
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26607 29587 32208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.87% 26.82% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22569 24758 26933
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Android
Salary Trend

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

Android Salary Trend in the UK

Android
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Android Salary Histogram in the UK

Android
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 2551 £45,000 +1.12% 333
London -7 1338 £55,000 +10.00% 149
South East -7 427 £42,500 +6.25% 56
City of London +17 173 £60,000 +20.00% 23
North West +21 158 £40,000 +8.10% 36
East of England -9 152 £30,000 -25.00% 19
South West +16 143 £38,500 +2.66% 21
Yorkshire -18 139 £38,250 -4.37% 23
West Midlands +29 132 £38,000 +8.57% 13
Surrey -20 116 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Manchester -2 104 £40,000 +6.66% 20
West Yorkshire -20 92 £43,750 +9.37% 16
Hampshire +37 91 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Berkshire +31 83 £42,500 -2.29% 5
Scotland -9 79 £44,250 +36.15% 9
Leeds +4 70 £43,750 +2.94% 14
East Midlands +6 65 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Oxfordshire -8 62 £55,000 +23.59% 9
Hertfordshire +31 54 £26,500 -38.72% 6
Reading +45 45 £45,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire +29 44 £51,250 +20.58% 6
Cheshire +36 40 £37,500 -3.22% 10
Essex +32 40 £26,500 -29.33%
Birmingham +1 39 £44,000 +41.93% 7
Cambridgeshire -52 39 £32,500 -18.75% 10
Guildford -12 36 £40,000 +23.07%
Suffolk +40 35 £35,000 +21.73% 1
Edinburgh +4 35 £43,500 +61.11% 3
Bristol -17 35 £35,000 -20.00% 7
Cambridge -38 34 £33,750 -15.62% 8

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Android.

1 3571 (65.90%) Apple iOS
2 2318 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2106 (38.86%) Java
4 2001 (36.93%) Android Development
5 1669 (30.80%) Windows
6 1634 (30.15%) Mobile App
7 1368 (25.24%) JavaScript
8 1366 (25.21%) iOS Development
9 1361 (25.12%) HTML
10 1176 (21.70%) C#
11 1106 (20.41%) CSS
12 1091 (20.13%) Mobile Development
13 1007 (18.58%) Degree
14 1000 (18.45%) .NET
15 895 (16.52%) Objective-C
16 883 (16.29%) TDD
17 857 (15.81%) Software Engineering
18 837 (15.45%) SQL
19 829 (15.30%) OO
20 767 (14.15%) C++
21 728 (13.43%) Scrum
22 717 (13.23%) Computer Science
23 704 (12.99%) User Experience
24 703 (12.97%) HTML5
25 693 (12.79%) Microsoft
26 679 (12.53%) Web Services
27 637 (11.75%) Finance
28 632 (11.66%) SQL Server
29 616 (11.37%) Git (software)
30 590 (10.89%) Linux

Android
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 335 (6.18%) Node.js
2 174 (3.21%) MS Exchange
3 145 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 99 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 95 (1.75%) Skype for Business
6 92 (1.70%) IIS
7 91 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 90 (1.66%) CMS
9 83 (1.53%) JBoss
10 71 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 62 (1.14%) WebLogic
12 60 (1.11%) Tomcat
13 52 (0.96%) Joomla!
14 51 (0.94%) Alfresco
14 51 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
15 50 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 50 (0.92%) Apache Spark
16 46 (0.85%) Apache
17 45 (0.83%) GlassFish
18 42 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 354 (6.53%) MS Office
2 320 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 150 (2.77%) Photoshop
4 85 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 51 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 27 (0.50%) InDesign
8 24 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
9 22 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
10 20 (0.37%) GIMP
11 16 (0.30%) MS Visio
12 10 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
13 8 (0.15%) MS Project
14 6 (0.11%) Acrobat
14 6 (0.11%) Maple
15 5 (0.092%) Blender
16 4 (0.074%) 3ds Max
16 4 (0.074%) AutoCAD
16 4 (0.074%) Maya
17 3 (0.055%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 27 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (0.41%) Magento
4 12 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 9 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.15%) Infor M3
8 5 (0.092%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.092%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.074%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.055%) Documaker
11 2 (0.037%) Eikon
11 2 (0.037%) Radian6
11 2 (0.037%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.037%) WebTrends
12 1 (0.018%) FastStats
12 1 (0.018%) Sage 200
12 1 (0.018%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 333 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 152 (2.80%) Office 365
4 136 (2.51%) GitHub
5 83 (1.53%) SaaS
6 54 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 48 (0.89%) PaaS
8 47 (0.87%) Google App Engine
9 41 (0.76%) IaaS
10 37 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
10 37 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 34 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
12 25 (0.46%) Google Analytics
13 23 (0.42%) Yammer
14 21 (0.39%) Heroku
15 16 (0.30%) CloudFront
16 13 (0.24%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.24%) Route 53
17 11 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 276 (5.09%) TCP/IP
2 225 (4.15%) Firewall
3 179 (3.30%) Internet
4 165 (3.04%) DNS
5 161 (2.97%) VPN
6 137 (2.53%) LAN
7 132 (2.44%) Wireless
8 124 (2.29%) DHCP
9 111 (2.05%) VoIP
10 109 (2.01%) WAN
11 87 (1.61%) Network Security
12 79 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
13 75 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
14 72 (1.33%) HTTP
15 59 (1.09%) NAS
16 52 (0.96%) LDAP
17 51 (0.94%) VLAN
18 44 (0.81%) SMTP
19 43 (0.79%) SAN
20 40 (0.74%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 391 (7.22%) MySQL
3 243 (4.48%) NoSQL
4 226 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 219 (4.04%) Big Data
6 152 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 135 (2.49%) SQLite
8 112 (2.07%) Relational Database
9 105 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 98 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
11 88 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (1.22%) Redis
13 56 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 51 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 49 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 42 (0.78%) Apache Hive
17 39 (0.72%) CouchDB
18 30 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
19 29 (0.54%) Couchbase
19 29 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 616 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 281 (5.19%) Subversion
3 268 (4.95%) Eclipse
4 264 (4.87%) Jenkins
5 224 (4.13%) Android Studio
6 222 (4.10%) JIRA
7 210 (3.88%) Selenium
8 202 (3.73%) Xcode
9 187 (3.45%) Gradle
10 179 (3.30%) Cucumber
11 168 (3.10%) JUnit
12 155 (2.86%) Appium
13 151 (2.79%) Maven
14 110 (2.03%) Visual Studio
15 100 (1.85%) Calabash
16 85 (1.57%) WebDriver
17 71 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
18 67 (1.24%) Hudson
19 64 (1.18%) Ant
20 57 (1.05%) gulp
General
1 637 (11.75%) Finance
2 326 (6.02%) Games
3 241 (4.45%) Telecoms
4 237 (4.37%) Retail
5 204 (3.76%) Marketing
6 196 (3.62%) Banking
7 111 (2.05%) Law
8 85 (1.57%) Electronics
8 85 (1.57%) Publishing
9 82 (1.51%) Legal
10 81 (1.49%) Advertising
11 62 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 31 (0.57%) Automotive
13 28 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 23 (0.42%) Back Office
15 21 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 19 (0.35%) Front Office
17 16 (0.30%) Arabic Language
17 16 (0.30%) Russian Language
18 12 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3032 (55.95%) Developer
2 1081 (19.95%) Android Developer
3 553 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 548 (10.11%) iOS Developer
5 474 (8.75%) Java Developer
6 432 (7.97%) .NET Developer
7 395 (7.29%) Mobile Developer
8 391 (7.22%) Analyst
9 388 (7.16%) C# Developer
10 348 (6.42%) Software Developer
11 318 (5.87%) Software Engineer
12 309 (5.70%) Applications Developer
13 267 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
14 250 (4.61%) Support Engineer
15 243 (4.48%) Senior Android Developer
16 242 (4.47%) Android Engineer
17 223 (4.12%) iOS Android Developer
18 198 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
19 194 (3.58%) Java Android Developer
20 188 (3.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1361 (25.12%) HTML
2 1106 (20.41%) CSS
3 1000 (18.45%) .NET
4 703 (12.97%) HTML5
5 679 (12.53%) Web Services
6 562 (10.37%) XML
7 538 (9.93%) jQuery
8 497 (9.17%) AngularJS
9 493 (9.10%) ASP.NET
10 465 (8.58%) JSON
11 440 (8.12%) REST
12 428 (7.90%) Android SDK
13 377 (6.96%) RESTful
14 341 (6.29%) CSS3
15 323 (5.96%) SOAP
16 275 (5.07%) Spring
17 259 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 236 (4.36%) iOS SDK
19 222 (4.10%) Hibernate
20 183 (3.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1634 (30.15%) Mobile App
2 717 (13.23%) Computer Science
3 704 (12.99%) User Experience
4 538 (9.93%) iPhone
5 532 (9.82%) Blackberry
6 311 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
7 200 (3.69%) iPad
8 182 (3.36%) Algorithms
9 121 (2.23%) Mathematics
10 100 (1.85%) Cybercrime
11 94 (1.73%) Visualisation
12 93 (1.72%) Social Media
13 88 (1.62%) Management Information System
13 88 (1.62%) Smartphone
14 85 (1.57%) Animation
15 74 (1.37%) Digital Media
16 73 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
17 70 (1.29%) Fintech
18 63 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
19 58 (1.07%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3571 (65.90%) Apple iOS
2 1669 (30.80%) Windows
3 590 (10.89%) Linux
4 330 (6.09%) Windows 7
5 329 (6.07%) Windows Phone
6 298 (5.50%) Windows Server
7 242 (4.47%) Windows 8
8 218 (4.02%) Windows Mobile
9 213 (3.93%) Mac OS X
10 207 (3.82%) Unix
11 137 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 123 (2.27%) Windows 10
13 120 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 111 (2.05%) Windows XP
15 91 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
16 71 (1.31%) Mac OS
17 59 (1.09%) Windows Vista
18 32 (0.59%) Windows Phone 7
19 30 (0.55%) BlackBerry OS
20 25 (0.46%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2318 (42.78%) Agile Software Development
2 2001 (36.93%) Android Development
3 1366 (25.21%) iOS Development
4 1091 (20.13%) Mobile Development
5 883 (16.29%) TDD
6 857 (15.81%) Software Engineering
7 829 (15.30%) OO
8 728 (13.43%) Scrum
9 575 (10.61%) MVC
10 553 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
11 498 (9.19%) Web Development
12 420 (7.75%) E-Commerce
13 389 (7.18%) Unit Testing
14 386 (7.12%) Mobile Application Development
15 375 (6.92%) BDD
16 332 (6.13%) OOP
17 318 (5.87%) SDLC
18 267 (4.93%) Analytics
19 266 (4.91%) Open Source
20 249 (4.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2106 (38.86%) Java
2 1368 (25.24%) JavaScript
3 1176 (21.70%) C#
4 895 (16.52%) Objective-C
5 837 (15.45%) SQL
6 767 (14.15%) C++
7 497 (9.17%) PHP
8 429 (7.92%) Python
9 318 (5.87%) C
10 271 (5.00%) Apple Swift
11 223 (4.12%) Ruby
12 134 (2.47%) Perl
13 108 (1.99%) VB.NET
14 93 (1.72%) Scala
15 91 (1.68%) Bash Shell
16 86 (1.59%) VB
17 61 (1.13%) Clojure
18 57 (1.05%) Groovy
19 45 (0.83%) Embedded C
20 40 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1007 (18.58%) Degree
2 186 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 160 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 96 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 76 (1.40%) MCSE
6 75 (1.38%) DV Cleared
7 62 (1.14%) ISEB
7 62 (1.14%) MCP
8 56 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (0.90%) CCNA
10 43 (0.79%) PhD
11 39 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 39 (0.72%) SANS
12 38 (0.70%) CISSP
12 38 (0.70%) MCSA
13 36 (0.66%) GIAC
13 36 (0.66%) Linux+ Certification
13 36 (0.66%) SSCP
14 33 (0.61%) ISTQB
15 29 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 485 (8.95%) QA
2 87 (1.61%) SLA
3 48 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 12 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 7816
7 6 (0.11%) SDET
8 5 (0.092%) WCAG
9 4 (0.074%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.037%) WAI
12 1 (0.018%) COSHH
12 1 (0.018%) ISO26262
12 1 (0.018%) TickIT
System Software
1 442 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 151 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 104 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 47 (0.87%) Firmware
5 42 (0.78%) Docker
6 41 (0.76%) XenApp
7 25 (0.46%) vSphere
8 24 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 20 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (0.35%) NFS
11 18 (0.33%) Terminal Services
12 16 (0.30%) Terminal Server
13 14 (0.26%) VirtualBox
14 10 (0.18%) Xen
15 5 (0.092%) VMFS
16 4 (0.074%) KVM
17 3 (0.055%) Apache Flume
17 3 (0.055%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.055%) Samba
18 2 (0.037%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 67 (1.24%) Puppet
2 58 (1.07%) SCCM
3 49 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 36 (0.66%) Ansible
6 21 (0.39%) Salt
6 21 (0.39%) WSUS
7 19 (0.35%) Nagios
8 13 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (0.22%) Kibana
9 12 (0.22%) logstash
10 10 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.15%) Mesos
12 7 (0.13%) Windows Intune
13 6 (0.11%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.11%) Kubernetes
13 6 (0.11%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.092%) SnapMirror
14 5 (0.092%) SnapVault
14 5 (0.092%) vMotion
Vendors
1 693 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 530 (9.78%) Google
3 465 (8.58%) Apple
4 219 (4.04%) Adobe
5 218 (4.02%) Oracle
6 202 (3.73%) VMware
7 191 (3.52%) Xamarin
8 171 (3.16%) Citrix
9 163 (3.01%) Cisco
10 119 (2.20%) HP
11 76 (1.40%) Facebook
12 74 (1.37%) Dell
13 72 (1.33%) Twitter
14 62 (1.14%) SAP
15 50 (0.92%) Bloomberg
16 39 (0.72%) IBM
17 36 (0.66%) Veeam
18 35 (0.65%) Avaya
18 35 (0.65%) Polycom
19 34 (0.63%) Draytek
London
Recruit Creatives
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum and great company benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, flexible working, bonus etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + enefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 9 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
East Riding
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago