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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 160 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
-37 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 1869 2712 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.08% 2.56% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.50% 9.77% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 2350 2466
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
21990 27763 31052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.53% 26.26% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18475 23450 25896
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
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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 -43 1736 £45,000 - 354
London -44 815 £55,000 +4.76% 159
South East -61 235 £42,500 +6.25% 50
South West -8 161 £40,000 -5.88% 24
North West -7 147 £40,000 - 26
East of England -40 120 £45,000 +9.09% 31
West Midlands -12 101 £35,000 - 31
Manchester -8 98 £40,000 - 17
City of London -31 95 £60,000 +20.00% 30
East Midlands +34 84 £45,000 +28.57% 20
Gloucestershire +17 63 £48,750 -30.35% 7
Wales +24 58 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Scotland +1 58 £42,500 +2.40% 8
Cambridgeshire -16 52 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Hampshire -28 50 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Cambridge -3 49 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Yorkshire -34 48 £35,000 -22.22% 10
South Wales +33 45 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Hertfordshire +7 38 £48,500 -8.49% 5
Birmingham +7 37 £37,500 +18.11% 12
Berkshire -14 35 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Nottinghamshire +28 34 £57,500 +64.28% 12
Kent +12 34 £40,000 +7.59% 4
Nottingham +24 33 £57,500 +64.28% 10
Bristol -21 33 £60,000 +26.31% 9
Cardiff +22 31 £42,500 +17.24% 7
Surrey -54 31 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Brighton +23 30 £45,000 - 3
East Sussex +17 30 £45,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +17 30 £45,643 +14.10% 4

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 2685 (67.38%) Apple iOS
2 1818 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1479 (37.11%) Java
4 1350 (33.88%) Android Development
5 1241 (31.14%) Mobile App
6 1117 (28.03%) JavaScript
7 1050 (26.35%) HTML
8 984 (24.69%) Windows
9 949 (23.81%) C#
10 861 (21.61%) iOS Development
11 851 (21.36%) CSS
12 744 (18.67%) Mobile Development
13 667 (16.74%) .NET
14 642 (16.11%) Degree
15 633 (15.88%) TDD
16 606 (15.21%) Git (software)
17 575 (14.43%) Scrum
18 567 (14.23%) User Experience
19 543 (13.63%) Microsoft
20 541 (13.58%) Software Engineering
21 535 (13.43%) SQL
22 521 (13.07%) Finance
23 517 (12.97%) Objective-C
24 508 (12.75%) SQL Server
25 502 (12.60%) AngularJS
26 490 (12.30%) HTML5
26 490 (12.30%) Linux
27 485 (12.17%) C++
28 460 (11.54%) Web Services
29 448 (11.24%) MVC

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
1 135 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 113 (2.84%) WebLogic
3 102 (2.56%) JBoss
4 91 (2.28%) CMS
4 91 (2.28%) WebSphere
5 90 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 78 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 62 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
8 60 (1.51%) Skype for Business
9 59 (1.48%) Apache
9 59 (1.48%) IIS
10 58 (1.46%) Jetty
11 56 (1.41%) SharePoint
12 55 (1.38%) Confluence
13 49 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 47 (1.18%) Apache Spark
15 43 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 39 (0.98%) Apache Pig
16 39 (0.98%) OpenStack
17 37 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 236 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 199 (4.99%) MS Office
3 104 (2.61%) Photoshop
4 59 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 42 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 37 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 31 (0.78%) InVision
8 8 (0.20%) 3ds Max
8 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
9 6 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 6 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.15%) Flinto
9 6 (0.15%) Maya
9 6 (0.15%) MS Project
10 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.10%) InDesign
10 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.075%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.075%) Blender
11 3 (0.075%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 20 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.18%) Magento
4 6 (0.15%) Eikon
4 6 (0.15%) Sage X3
5 5 (0.13%) Line 50
6 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.075%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.075%) Sage 50
7 3 (0.075%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.050%) assyst
8 2 (0.050%) BASE24
8 2 (0.050%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.050%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.050%) Summit
8 2 (0.050%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.025%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.025%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 250 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 206 (5.17%) Google Play
4 130 (3.26%) Office 365
5 118 (2.96%) SaaS
6 79 (1.98%) GitHub
7 24 (0.60%) Mimecast
8 20 (0.50%) PaaS
9 18 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 18 (0.45%) IaaS
9 18 (0.45%) iTunes
10 17 (0.43%) Heroku
11 15 (0.38%) Slack
12 14 (0.35%) Amazon S3
13 13 (0.33%) Google Analytics
14 12 (0.30%) G Suite
14 12 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 8 (0.20%) OneDrive
17 7 (0.18%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 140 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 122 (3.06%) Internet
3 119 (2.99%) HTTP
4 108 (2.71%) Firewall
5 82 (2.06%) VPN
6 81 (2.03%) DNS
7 80 (2.01%) VoIP
8 71 (1.78%) Cisco IOS
9 62 (1.56%) LAN
10 59 (1.48%) WAN
11 58 (1.46%) DHCP
12 50 (1.25%) Bluetooth
12 50 (1.25%) HTTPS
13 48 (1.20%) Skype
14 45 (1.13%) Wireless
15 42 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
16 37 (0.93%) SSL
17 34 (0.85%) Network Security
18 23 (0.58%) Ethernet
19 21 (0.53%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (12.75%) SQL Server
2 257 (6.45%) MySQL
3 188 (4.72%) MongoDB
4 185 (4.64%) NoSQL
5 169 (4.24%) Big Data
6 108 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
7 99 (2.48%) Hadoop
8 97 (2.43%) Relational Database
9 83 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
10 80 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 63 (1.58%) Redis
12 57 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 57 (1.43%) SQLite
13 42 (1.05%) Riak
14 40 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 39 (0.98%) Apache Hive
16 34 (0.85%) Hazelcast
16 34 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 25 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
18 23 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 606 (15.21%) Git (software)
2 271 (6.80%) Jenkins
3 242 (6.07%) JIRA
4 234 (5.87%) Selenium
5 209 (5.24%) Android Studio
6 200 (5.02%) Subversion
7 171 (4.29%) Gradle
8 155 (3.89%) Cucumber
9 150 (3.76%) Maven
10 146 (3.66%) Xcode
11 125 (3.14%) JUnit
12 121 (3.04%) Appium
13 106 (2.66%) Eclipse
14 105 (2.63%) Visual Studio
15 76 (1.91%) WebDriver
16 61 (1.53%) Calabash
17 54 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
18 49 (1.23%) Ant
19 41 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 40 (1.00%) Hudson
General
1 521 (13.07%) Finance
2 342 (8.58%) Games
3 262 (6.57%) Retail
4 207 (5.19%) Banking
5 187 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 143 (3.59%) Marketing
7 86 (2.16%) Publishing
8 80 (2.01%) Law
9 51 (1.28%) Advertising
10 41 (1.03%) Financial Institution
11 40 (1.00%) Legal
12 34 (0.85%) Electronics
13 29 (0.73%) Automotive
14 28 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.45%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 16 (0.40%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.33%) Back Office
17 13 (0.33%) Military
18 12 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2089 (52.42%) Developer
2 727 (18.24%) Android Developer
3 393 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 316 (7.93%) Analyst
5 295 (7.40%) Java Developer
6 294 (7.38%) .NET Developer
7 263 (6.60%) iOS Developer
8 259 (6.50%) C# Developer
9 231 (5.80%) Software Engineer
10 214 (5.37%) Mobile Developer
11 208 (5.22%) Software Developer
12 169 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
13 164 (4.12%) Applications Developer
14 152 (3.81%) Senior Android Developer
15 144 (3.61%) Designer
16 139 (3.49%) Junior
17 138 (3.46%) Architect
18 128 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
18 128 (3.21%) Support Engineer
19 123 (3.09%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1050 (26.35%) HTML
2 851 (21.36%) CSS
3 667 (16.74%) .NET
4 502 (12.60%) AngularJS
5 490 (12.30%) HTML5
6 460 (11.54%) Web Services
7 377 (9.46%) ASP.NET
8 366 (9.18%) REST
9 365 (9.16%) jQuery
10 364 (9.13%) Android SDK
11 327 (8.21%) XML
12 300 (7.53%) RESTful
13 295 (7.40%) Node.js
14 279 (7.00%) JSON
15 250 (6.27%) CSS3
16 243 (6.10%) React
17 226 (5.67%) Spring
18 220 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
19 213 (5.35%) SOAP
20 206 (5.17%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1241 (31.14%) Mobile App
2 567 (14.23%) User Experience
3 409 (10.26%) Computer Science
4 294 (7.38%) iPhone
5 276 (6.93%) Blackberry
6 233 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
7 163 (4.09%) iPad
8 107 (2.69%) Fintech
9 88 (2.21%) Smartphone
10 76 (1.91%) Algorithms
11 70 (1.76%) Social Media
12 64 (1.61%) Animation
12 64 (1.61%) Client/Server
12 64 (1.61%) Mathematics
13 56 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 54 (1.36%) Visualisation
15 53 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
16 44 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
16 44 (1.10%) Management Information System
17 42 (1.05%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2685 (67.38%) Apple iOS
2 984 (24.69%) Windows
3 490 (12.30%) Linux
4 189 (4.74%) Windows 7
4 189 (4.74%) Windows Phone
5 173 (4.34%) Unix
6 158 (3.96%) Windows Server
7 154 (3.86%) Mac OS X
8 93 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
9 90 (2.26%) Windows 10
10 84 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 77 (1.93%) Windows 8
12 73 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 47 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (0.83%) Windows XP
16 19 (0.48%) Windows 2000
17 18 (0.45%) Ubuntu
18 14 (0.35%) Windows CE
19 9 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1818 (45.62%) Agile Software Development
2 1350 (33.88%) Android Development
3 861 (21.61%) iOS Development
4 744 (18.67%) Mobile Development
5 633 (15.88%) TDD
6 575 (14.43%) Scrum
7 541 (13.58%) Software Engineering
8 448 (11.24%) MVC
9 445 (11.17%) OO
10 425 (10.66%) Web Development
11 393 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
12 295 (7.40%) BDD
12 295 (7.40%) Mentoring
13 258 (6.47%) E-Commerce
14 253 (6.35%) Mobile Application Development
15 249 (6.25%) OOP
16 242 (6.07%) Front End Development
17 221 (5.55%) Unit Testing
18 194 (4.87%) Open Source
19 190 (4.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1479 (37.11%) Java
2 1117 (28.03%) JavaScript
3 949 (23.81%) C#
4 535 (13.43%) SQL
5 517 (12.97%) Objective-C
6 485 (12.17%) C++
7 382 (9.59%) PHP
8 376 (9.44%) Python
9 284 (7.13%) C
10 204 (5.12%) Apple Swift
11 182 (4.57%) Ruby
12 166 (4.17%) Perl
13 124 (3.11%) Bash Shell
14 87 (2.18%) VB.NET
15 78 (1.96%) Groovy
16 73 (1.83%) Scala
17 68 (1.71%) Go
18 54 (1.36%) PowerShell
18 54 (1.36%) T-SQL
19 45 (1.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 642 (16.11%) Degree
2 164 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 86 (2.16%) DV Cleared
4 81 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 79 (1.98%) ISTQB
6 67 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 54 (1.36%) ISEB
8 47 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
9 46 (1.15%) MCP
10 44 (1.10%) CCNA
11 30 (0.75%) MCSE
12 25 (0.63%) CISSP
12 25 (0.63%) PhD
13 23 (0.58%) Network+ Certification
14 21 (0.53%) GIAC
14 21 (0.53%) SANS
15 19 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
15 19 (0.48%) SSCP
16 17 (0.43%) MCSA
17 16 (0.40%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 437 (10.97%) QA
2 40 (1.00%) SLA
3 14 (0.35%) JTAG
4 9 (0.23%) MISRA
5 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 7816
8 5 (0.13%) SDET
9 3 (0.075%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.075%) HL7
10 1 (0.025%) GCP
10 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.025%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.025%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.025%) WAI
System Software
1 294 (7.38%) Active Directory
2 108 (2.71%) Docker
3 99 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (1.05%) Firmware
5 39 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 33 (0.83%) XenApp
7 28 (0.70%) Terminal Services
8 23 (0.58%) vSphere
9 12 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.10%) Xen
12 2 (0.050%) KVM
12 2 (0.050%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.025%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.025%) Postfix
13 1 (0.025%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.025%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 68 (1.71%) Puppet
2 65 (1.63%) Ansible
3 58 (1.46%) SCCM
4 54 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 45 (1.13%) Salt
6 34 (0.85%) Kibana
6 34 (0.85%) logstash
7 27 (0.68%) AirWatch
8 25 (0.63%) Nagios
9 14 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.23%) Kubernetes
11 8 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
12 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (0.15%) TeamSite
14 5 (0.13%) Casper Suite
14 5 (0.13%) PaperCut
14 5 (0.13%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.10%) Nessus
15 4 (0.10%) Rancher
15 4 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 543 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 317 (7.95%) Google
3 291 (7.30%) Apple
4 191 (4.79%) Xamarin
5 158 (3.96%) Oracle
6 137 (3.44%) VMware
7 132 (3.31%) Adobe
8 120 (3.01%) Citrix
9 114 (2.86%) Cisco
10 69 (1.73%) Dell
11 68 (1.71%) HP
12 47 (1.18%) IBM
13 41 (1.03%) iManage
14 35 (0.88%) SAP
15 30 (0.75%) Facebook
16 26 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
17 22 (0.55%) Atlassian
18 20 (0.50%) Sitecore
18 20 (0.50%) Twitter
19 19 (0.48%) Telerik
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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