The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 104 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Android 2937 2776 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.54% 2.59% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.45% 9.47% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2489 2446 2193
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
31084 29322 32694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.31% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25803 24971 27934
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Android
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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 -5 2740 £42,500 -5.55% 442
London -5 1427 £50,000 -4.76% 203
South East +23 409 £35,000 -12.50% 64
City of London -11 320 £55,000 +4.76% 68
North West -8 230 £40,000 +18.51% 37
East of England -6 185 £40,000 -5.88% 40
Manchester +15 165 £40,000 +18.51% 27
Yorkshire +40 162 £35,000 +7.69% 33
South West -16 141 £37,500 +7.14% 37
Scotland +31 114 £36,500 -2.66% 14
West Yorkshire +41 100 £36,000 - 21
West Midlands -61 85 £40,000 +11.88% 13
Hampshire -11 77 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Surrey +7 73 £45,000 -10.00% 11
East Midlands -47 73 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Berkshire -32 72 £35,000 -26.31% 11
Cambridgeshire -29 70 £40,000 -11.11% 16
Birmingham -7 62 £40,000 - 6
West Sussex +37 59 £35,000 -14.63% 8
Bristol -6 53 £35,000 +16.66% 12
Edinburgh +20 49 £36,000 -10.00% 5
Leeds +5 48 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Cambridge -35 47 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Hertfordshire +10 43 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Cheshire -16 41 £35,000 - 7
Glasgow +6 40 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East Sussex +5 39 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Brighton +9 36 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 36 £35,500 +0.70% 3
Oxfordshire +11 34 £32,500 -13.33% 6

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Android 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.

1 4063 (64.18%) Apple iOS
2 2407 (38.02%) Android Development
3 2405 (37.99%) Java
4 2122 (33.52%) Mobile App
5 2103 (33.22%) HTML
6 1879 (29.68%) JavaScript
7 1695 (26.77%) Windows
8 1687 (26.65%) CSS
9 1682 (26.57%) iOS Development
10 1481 (23.39%) C#
11 1473 (23.27%) .NET
12 1152 (18.20%) TDD
13 1140 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
14 1123 (17.74%) Degree
15 1102 (17.41%) HTML5
16 1069 (16.89%) OO
17 1039 (16.41%) SQL
18 1021 (16.13%) Web Services
19 1014 (16.02%) MVC
20 1002 (15.83%) SQL Server
21 987 (15.59%) Software Engineering
22 954 (15.07%) iPhone
23 931 (14.71%) C++
24 928 (14.66%) Objective-C
25 889 (14.04%) Scrum
26 862 (13.62%) ASP.NET
27 853 (13.47%) XML
28 845 (13.35%) jQuery
29 805 (12.72%) Computer Science
30 802 (12.67%) Blackberry

Android
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Android 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 331 (5.23%) Node.js
2 250 (3.95%) CMS
3 207 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 176 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 172 (2.72%) IIS
6 164 (2.59%) Apache
7 143 (2.26%) Tomcat
8 142 (2.24%) WordPress
9 125 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 109 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 100 (1.58%) Umbraco
12 93 (1.47%) Drupal
13 75 (1.18%) WebSphere
14 64 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
15 56 (0.88%) NServiceBus
16 55 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
17 52 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
18 46 (0.73%) Joomla!
19 42 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
20 39 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 347 (5.48%) Photoshop
2 291 (4.60%) MS Excel
3 250 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
4 241 (3.81%) MS Office
5 96 (1.52%) InDesign
6 57 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
7 54 (0.85%) MS Visio
8 47 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
9 26 (0.41%) Fireworks
10 15 (0.24%) 3ds Max
11 14 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (0.19%) Maya
13 6 (0.095%) Acrobat
14 5 (0.079%) FreeHand
14 5 (0.079%) MS Project
14 5 (0.079%) Blender
15 3 (0.047%) RoboHelp
15 3 (0.047%) FrameMaker
15 3 (0.047%) PaintShop Pro
16 2 (0.032%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 65 (1.03%) Google Analytics
2 33 (0.52%) Magento
3 23 (0.36%) Sophis RISQUE
4 18 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.079%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.063%) Eikon
8 4 (0.063%) JDE OneWorld
9 3 (0.047%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.047%) Academy Housing
10 2 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.032%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.032%) SAP HCM
11 1 (0.016%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.016%) Summit
11 1 (0.016%) Lawson
11 1 (0.016%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.016%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 92 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (1.26%) SaaS
4 61 (0.96%) Office 365
5 49 (0.77%) GitHub
6 30 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.33%) PaaS
8 18 (0.28%) Google Apps
9 15 (0.24%) IaaS
10 11 (0.17%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 8 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
13 6 (0.095%) CloudFront
13 6 (0.095%) Heroku
14 4 (0.063%) Amazon EC2
15 3 (0.047%) Force.com
16 2 (0.032%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.032%) Amazon EMR
16 2 (0.032%) MailChimp
17 1 (0.016%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 323 (5.10%) Internet
2 207 (3.27%) HTTP
3 186 (2.94%) DNS
4 170 (2.69%) VPN
5 163 (2.57%) LAN
6 160 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 143 (2.26%) WAN
8 139 (2.20%) DHCP
9 103 (1.63%) Firewall
10 96 (1.52%) Wireless
11 92 (1.45%) VoIP
12 81 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
13 73 (1.15%) SAN
14 59 (0.93%) LDAP
15 58 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
16 47 (0.74%) Network Security
17 43 (0.68%) SMTP
18 34 (0.54%) NAS
19 33 (0.52%) SMS
20 29 (0.46%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1002 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 539 (8.51%) MySQL
3 236 (3.73%) SQLite
4 180 (2.84%) Relational Database
5 174 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 161 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 140 (2.21%) MongoDB
8 120 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 99 (1.56%) Big Data
10 91 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 83 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 77 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 61 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 56 (0.88%) Hadoop
15 52 (0.82%) Redis
16 48 (0.76%) RavenDB
17 47 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
18 40 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
18 40 (0.63%) Oracle Database
19 38 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 673 (10.63%) Git (software)
2 396 (6.25%) Subversion
3 354 (5.59%) Xcode
4 309 (4.88%) Selenium
5 289 (4.56%) Visual Studio
6 266 (4.20%) Eclipse
7 216 (3.41%) JIRA
8 185 (2.92%) Cucumber
9 164 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 162 (2.56%) JUnit
11 158 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 144 (2.27%) Maven
13 123 (1.94%) WebDriver
14 115 (1.82%) NUnit
15 110 (1.74%) Robotium
16 109 (1.72%) Ant
17 93 (1.47%) TeamCity
18 92 (1.45%) Calabash
19 87 (1.37%) Axure RP
20 70 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 706 (11.15%) Games
2 681 (10.76%) Finance
3 353 (5.58%) Marketing
4 252 (3.98%) Retail
5 201 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 181 (2.86%) Banking
7 159 (2.51%) Publishing
8 121 (1.91%) Advertising
9 110 (1.74%) Electronics
10 98 (1.55%) Multimedia
11 59 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 51 (0.81%) Law
13 35 (0.55%) Legal
14 33 (0.52%) Back Office
15 31 (0.49%) German Language
16 27 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.43%) Automotive
17 22 (0.35%) Retail Banking
17 22 (0.35%) French Language
18 12 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3905 (61.68%) Developer
2 835 (13.19%) Android Developer
3 608 (9.60%) Senior Developer
4 588 (9.29%) Mobile Developer
5 530 (8.37%) .NET Developer
6 470 (7.42%) iOS Developer
7 381 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 364 (5.75%) Software Developer
9 342 (5.40%) Software Engineer
10 335 (5.29%) Java Developer
11 306 (4.83%) Analyst
12 299 (4.72%) Web Developer
13 293 (4.63%) Designer
14 268 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 219 (3.46%) Architect
16 210 (3.32%) Lead Developer
17 195 (3.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 181 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
19 174 (2.75%) Programmer
20 161 (2.54%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2103 (33.22%) HTML
2 1687 (26.65%) CSS
3 1473 (23.27%) .NET
4 1102 (17.41%) HTML5
5 1021 (16.13%) Web Services
6 862 (13.62%) ASP.NET
7 853 (13.47%) XML
8 845 (13.35%) jQuery
9 571 (9.02%) REST
10 557 (8.80%) JSON
11 542 (8.56%) CSS3
12 494 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 413 (6.52%) SOAP
14 380 (6.00%) WCF
15 375 (5.92%) Android SDK
16 373 (5.89%) Ajax
17 328 (5.18%) AngularJS
18 296 (4.68%) KnockoutJS
19 289 (4.56%) RESTful
20 270 (4.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2122 (33.52%) Mobile App
2 954 (15.07%) iPhone
3 805 (12.72%) Computer Science
4 802 (12.67%) Blackberry
5 426 (6.73%) iPad
6 317 (5.01%) Open Source
7 208 (3.29%) Social Media
8 178 (2.81%) Smartphone
9 143 (2.26%) Digital Media
10 134 (2.12%) Mathematics
11 108 (1.71%) Client/Server
12 98 (1.55%) Animation
13 94 (1.48%) Mobile Payment
14 88 (1.39%) Social Network
15 84 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
16 71 (1.12%) Graphic Design
17 68 (1.07%) Mobile Games
18 67 (1.06%) N-Tier
19 64 (1.01%) Visualisation
20 53 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4063 (64.18%) Apple iOS
2 1695 (26.77%) Windows
3 801 (12.65%) Linux
4 487 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 236 (3.73%) Windows 7
6 215 (3.40%) Windows 8
7 209 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 205 (3.24%) Windows Mobile
9 165 (2.61%) UNIX
10 130 (2.05%) Mac OS X
11 126 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 119 (1.88%) Windows Phone 8
13 94 (1.48%) Windows XP
14 78 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
15 58 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 55 (0.87%) Windows Phone 7
17 54 (0.85%) Ubuntu
18 41 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 38 (0.60%) VMS
20 36 (0.57%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2407 (38.02%) Android Development
2 1682 (26.57%) iOS Development
3 1152 (18.20%) TDD
4 1140 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
5 1069 (16.89%) OO
6 1014 (16.02%) MVC
7 987 (15.59%) Software Engineering
8 889 (14.04%) Scrum
9 620 (9.79%) E-Commerce
10 576 (9.10%) OOP
11 541 (8.55%) Mobile Application Development
12 516 (8.15%) Web Development
13 456 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
14 400 (6.32%) Unit Testing
15 373 (5.89%) Project Management
16 360 (5.69%) BDD
17 343 (5.42%) Mentoring
18 230 (3.63%) Web Application Development
18 230 (3.63%) Multithreading
19 225 (3.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2405 (37.99%) Java
2 1879 (29.68%) JavaScript
3 1481 (23.39%) C#
4 1039 (16.41%) SQL
5 931 (14.71%) C++
6 928 (14.66%) Objective-C
7 664 (10.49%) PHP
8 516 (8.15%) C
9 444 (7.01%) Python
10 379 (5.99%) Ruby
11 158 (2.50%) VB.NET
12 111 (1.75%) ActionScript
12 111 (1.75%) Perl
13 108 (1.71%) VB
13 108 (1.71%) Scala
14 87 (1.37%) XPath
15 77 (1.22%) T-SQL
16 71 (1.12%) ActionScript 3.0
17 63 (1.00%) Bash Shell
18 54 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1123 (17.74%) Degree
2 161 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 122 (1.93%) Security Cleared
4 96 (1.52%) MCSE
5 71 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 66 (1.04%) ISEB
7 46 (0.73%) MCP
7 46 (0.73%) ISTQB
8 32 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (0.49%) CCNA
9 31 (0.49%) MCITP
10 22 (0.35%) PhD
11 16 (0.25%) MCSD
12 15 (0.24%) MCAD
12 15 (0.24%) MCSA
12 15 (0.24%) MCTS
13 12 (0.19%) A+ Certification
14 11 (0.17%) HND
15 9 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (0.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 567 (8.96%) QA
2 76 (1.20%) ISO 9001
3 51 (0.81%) SLA
4 17 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.17%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.16%) JTAG
7 6 (0.095%) WCAG
8 4 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.032%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.032%) TickIT
10 1 (0.016%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.016%) COBIT
System Software
1 261 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 84 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 42 (0.66%) vSphere
4 41 (0.65%) Hyper-V
5 36 (0.57%) XenApp
6 14 (0.22%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.21%) Varnish
8 10 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.16%) VMware Server
9 9 (0.14%) Xen
9 9 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (0.13%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.13%) XenServer
10 8 (0.13%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.11%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.095%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.079%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.079%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.079%) KVM
Systems Management
1 50 (0.79%) SCCM
2 49 (0.77%) Backup Exec
3 42 (0.66%) Puppet
4 39 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
5 30 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 20 (0.32%) logstash
8 17 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.17%) Capistrano
11 10 (0.16%) Nagios
12 7 (0.11%) Ansible
12 7 (0.11%) SAP Afaria
13 6 (0.095%) Vagrant
14 5 (0.079%) Icinga
15 4 (0.063%) Opsview
15 4 (0.063%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.063%) WSUS
16 3 (0.047%) XenMobile
17 2 (0.032%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 754 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 641 (10.12%) Google
3 332 (5.24%) Adobe
4 310 (4.90%) Apple
5 274 (4.33%) Oracle
6 184 (2.91%) Facebook
7 170 (2.69%) VMware
8 149 (2.35%) Xamarin
9 112 (1.77%) Twitter
10 110 (1.74%) Citrix
11 101 (1.60%) Cisco
12 92 (1.45%) SAP
12 92 (1.45%) Dell
12 92 (1.45%) Symantec
13 88 (1.39%) Zend
14 76 (1.20%) HP
15 60 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
15 60 (0.95%) Sitecore
16 54 (0.85%) Sencha
16 54 (0.85%) Lotus
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