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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 113 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 2757 2851 2891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.72% 2.68% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.42% 9.78% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2374 2493 2410
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average 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
26461 29154 28860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.13% 27.39% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22316 24490 23756
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -1 2615 £45,000 - 416
London -3 1278 £52,500 +5.00% 201
South East +40 538 £40,000 - 56
South West +49 204 £38,500 +10.00% 40
East of England -14 193 £32,500 -18.75% 18
City of London +7 167 £50,000 -9.09% 31
North West -31 122 £40,000 +1.91% 29
Surrey +6 121 £33,250 -26.11% 15
Berkshire +49 105 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Hampshire +47 103 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Yorkshire -71 98 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Oxfordshire +22 86 £47,250 +0.53% 11
East Midlands +21 85 £37,500 - 15
Scotland -4 82 £38,000 +1.33% 6
West Midlands -43 78 £37,500 +7.14% 27
Manchester -29 75 £40,000 +14.28% 17
West Yorkshire -66 74 £47,500 +23.37% 18
Suffolk +34 67 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Ipswich +33 67 £25,000 -40.82% 2
Cambridgeshire -31 63 £36,250 -27.50% 5
Bristol +1 60 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Leeds -25 52 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Hertfordshire +14 51 £53,000 +63.07% 8
Oxford -2 51 £47,000 -6.00% 6
Cambridge -30 45 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Reading +26 44 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Nottinghamshire +33 40 £37,500 - 8
Nottingham +30 40 £37,500 -3.22% 8
West Sussex +20 40 £27,500 -2.65% 2
Gloucestershire +34 38 £55,000 +15.78% 5

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3748 (67.20%) Apple iOS
2 2292 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 2108 (37.80%) Java
4 2068 (37.08%) Android Development
5 1743 (31.25%) Windows
6 1659 (29.75%) Mobile App
7 1455 (26.09%) JavaScript
8 1422 (25.50%) HTML
9 1414 (25.35%) iOS Development
10 1351 (24.22%) C#
11 1137 (20.39%) Mobile Development
12 1117 (20.03%) .NET
13 1107 (19.85%) CSS
14 1007 (18.06%) Degree
15 927 (16.62%) Software Engineering
16 922 (16.53%) SQL
17 901 (16.16%) Objective-C
18 843 (15.12%) TDD
19 828 (14.85%) C++
20 799 (14.33%) OO
21 783 (14.04%) Microsoft
22 779 (13.97%) Computer Science
23 762 (13.66%) User Experience
24 725 (13.00%) Web Services
25 717 (12.86%) Scrum
26 696 (12.48%) HTML5
27 691 (12.39%) SQL Server
28 665 (11.92%) MVC
29 649 (11.64%) Linux
30 641 (11.49%) Google

Android
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 356 (6.38%) Node.js
2 184 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 150 (2.69%) CMS
4 125 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 103 (1.85%) Apache Pig
6 92 (1.65%) IIS
7 81 (1.45%) Skype for Business
8 79 (1.42%) JBoss
9 78 (1.40%) Tomcat
10 74 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 70 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
11 70 (1.26%) WebLogic
12 60 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
13 52 (0.93%) Apache
14 50 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
15 47 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 40 (0.72%) Apache Spark
17 39 (0.70%) Drupal
17 39 (0.70%) WordPress
18 37 (0.66%) Jetty
Applications
1 328 (5.88%) MS Office
2 269 (4.82%) MS Excel
3 134 (2.40%) Photoshop
4 76 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 58 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 36 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 26 (0.47%) InDesign
8 22 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
9 18 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
9 18 (0.32%) MS Visio
10 15 (0.27%) Fireworks
11 14 (0.25%) GIMP
12 8 (0.14%) Maya
13 7 (0.13%) 3ds Max
13 7 (0.13%) Blender
13 7 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (0.11%) Acrobat
14 6 (0.11%) AutoCAD
14 6 (0.11%) MS Project
15 1 (0.018%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.30%) Magento
4 15 (0.27%) Faxination
5 14 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 5 (0.090%) SDL Web 8
7 4 (0.072%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.036%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.036%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.018%) Documaker
9 1 (0.018%) FastStats
9 1 (0.018%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.018%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.018%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.018%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.018%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 345 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 299 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 153 (2.74%) Office 365
4 122 (2.19%) SaaS
5 116 (2.08%) GitHub
6 77 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 67 (1.20%) Google App Engine
8 55 (0.99%) PaaS
9 37 (0.66%) IaaS
10 32 (0.57%) Heroku
11 30 (0.54%) Mimecast
12 27 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 24 (0.43%) Yammer
15 20 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
16 18 (0.32%) Google Analytics
17 17 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 12 (0.22%) Bluemix
18 12 (0.22%) Google Apps
19 7 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 260 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 251 (4.50%) Firewall
3 170 (3.05%) Internet
4 155 (2.78%) VPN
5 131 (2.35%) DNS
6 113 (2.03%) LAN
7 106 (1.90%) Wireless
8 96 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
9 93 (1.67%) WAN
10 90 (1.61%) DHCP
11 86 (1.54%) VoIP
12 85 (1.52%) Network Security
13 68 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
14 65 (1.17%) NAS
15 64 (1.15%) HTTP
16 51 (0.91%) LDAP
17 41 (0.74%) SAN
18 40 (0.72%) Skype
19 25 (0.45%) OSPF
19 25 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 374 (6.71%) MySQL
3 256 (4.59%) NoSQL
4 242 (4.34%) Big Data
5 198 (3.55%) MongoDB
6 195 (3.50%) Hadoop
7 113 (2.03%) SQLite
8 101 (1.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 99 (1.78%) Apache Hive
10 89 (1.60%) Relational Database
11 77 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 74 (1.33%) Redis
13 73 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
14 69 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
15 51 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (0.86%) CouchDB
17 46 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
18 38 (0.68%) Neo4j
19 33 (0.59%) Couchbase
19 33 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 562 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 287 (5.15%) Eclipse
3 264 (4.73%) Subversion
4 245 (4.39%) JIRA
5 238 (4.27%) Android Studio
6 226 (4.05%) Selenium
7 196 (3.51%) Jenkins
8 185 (3.32%) Xcode
9 165 (2.96%) Cucumber
10 160 (2.87%) Gradle
11 141 (2.53%) JUnit
12 130 (2.33%) Maven
13 129 (2.31%) Appium
14 105 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
15 99 (1.78%) Visual Studio
16 92 (1.65%) WebDriver
17 86 (1.54%) Calabash
18 55 (0.99%) Grunt
19 51 (0.91%) Jasmine
20 48 (0.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 613 (10.99%) Finance
2 379 (6.80%) Games
3 300 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 256 (4.59%) Marketing
5 220 (3.94%) Retail
6 210 (3.77%) Banking
7 108 (1.94%) Publishing
8 103 (1.85%) Electronics
9 100 (1.79%) Legal
10 90 (1.61%) Law
11 78 (1.40%) Advertising
12 54 (0.97%) Manufacturing
13 32 (0.57%) Automotive
14 31 (0.56%) Back Office
15 26 (0.47%) Russian Language
16 20 (0.36%) Arabic Language
17 18 (0.32%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.32%) Multimedia
18 17 (0.30%) Billing
18 17 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3159 (56.64%) Developer
2 1088 (19.51%) Android Developer
3 575 (10.31%) iOS Developer
4 523 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 503 (9.02%) Senior Developer
6 445 (7.98%) C# Developer
7 431 (7.73%) Java Developer
8 409 (7.33%) Mobile Developer
9 365 (6.54%) Analyst
10 356 (6.38%) Software Engineer
11 330 (5.92%) Applications Developer
12 324 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
13 321 (5.76%) Software Developer
14 243 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 237 (4.25%) iOS Android Developer
16 220 (3.94%) Support Engineer
17 214 (3.84%) Android Engineer
17 214 (3.84%) Senior Android Developer
18 199 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
19 193 (3.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1422 (25.50%) HTML
2 1117 (20.03%) .NET
3 1107 (19.85%) CSS
4 725 (13.00%) Web Services
5 696 (12.48%) HTML5
6 598 (10.72%) ASP.NET
7 552 (9.90%) XML
8 540 (9.68%) jQuery
9 517 (9.27%) AngularJS
10 476 (8.54%) JSON
11 414 (7.42%) REST
12 383 (6.87%) Android SDK
13 358 (6.42%) RESTful
14 322 (5.77%) CSS3
15 308 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 251 (4.50%) SOAP
17 225 (4.03%) Spring
18 220 (3.94%) Backbone.js
19 202 (3.62%) iOS SDK
20 183 (3.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1659 (29.75%) Mobile App
2 779 (13.97%) Computer Science
3 762 (13.66%) User Experience
4 559 (10.02%) iPhone
5 508 (9.11%) Blackberry
6 339 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
7 257 (4.61%) iPad
8 153 (2.74%) Algorithms
9 114 (2.04%) Cybercrime
10 110 (1.97%) Social Media
11 104 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 90 (1.61%) Animation
13 88 (1.58%) Smartphone
14 87 (1.56%) Digital Media
14 87 (1.56%) Mathematics
15 81 (1.45%) Data Structures
16 75 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
17 65 (1.17%) N-Tier
17 65 (1.17%) Streaming Video
18 60 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3748 (67.20%) Apple iOS
2 1743 (31.25%) Windows
3 649 (11.64%) Linux
4 361 (6.47%) Windows Phone
5 302 (5.42%) Windows 7
6 275 (4.93%) Windows Server
7 267 (4.79%) Windows Mobile
8 238 (4.27%) Windows 8
9 191 (3.42%) Unix
10 185 (3.32%) Mac OS X
11 105 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 83 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 78 (1.40%) Windows XP
14 73 (1.31%) Windows 10
15 64 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 52 (0.93%) Mac OS
17 40 (0.72%) Windows CE
18 28 (0.50%) Tizen
18 28 (0.50%) Windows Vista
19 27 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2292 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 2068 (37.08%) Android Development
3 1414 (25.35%) iOS Development
4 1137 (20.39%) Mobile Development
5 927 (16.62%) Software Engineering
6 843 (15.12%) TDD
7 799 (14.33%) OO
8 717 (12.86%) Scrum
9 665 (11.92%) MVC
10 532 (9.54%) Continuous Integration
11 424 (7.60%) E-Commerce
12 403 (7.23%) Mobile Application Development
13 369 (6.62%) Web Development
14 349 (6.26%) SDLC
15 343 (6.15%) Unit Testing
16 333 (5.97%) BDD
17 322 (5.77%) Mentoring
18 297 (5.33%) OOP
19 278 (4.98%) Multithreading
20 272 (4.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2108 (37.80%) Java
2 1455 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 1351 (24.22%) C#
4 922 (16.53%) SQL
5 901 (16.16%) Objective-C
6 828 (14.85%) C++
7 513 (9.20%) PHP
8 432 (7.75%) Python
9 381 (6.83%) C
10 220 (3.94%) Apple Swift
11 202 (3.62%) Ruby
12 135 (2.42%) VB.NET
13 124 (2.22%) Perl
14 100 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 92 (1.65%) VB
16 62 (1.11%) Scala
17 60 (1.08%) T-SQL
18 57 (1.02%) Groovy
19 40 (0.72%) ActionScript
19 40 (0.72%) Go
Qualifications
1 1007 (18.06%) Degree
2 241 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 137 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 134 (2.40%) MCSE
5 114 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 107 (1.92%) CCNA
7 96 (1.72%) SANS
8 90 (1.61%) CISSP
9 89 (1.60%) GIAC
9 89 (1.60%) Linux+ Certification
10 87 (1.56%) SSCP
11 79 (1.42%) ISEB
12 76 (1.36%) MCP
13 73 (1.31%) DV Cleared
14 63 (1.13%) SC Cleared
15 48 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 44 (0.79%) Network+ Certification
17 40 (0.72%) MCSA
18 39 (0.70%) ISTQB
19 27 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 473 (8.48%) QA
2 79 (1.42%) SLA
3 44 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 14 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 8 (0.14%) SDET
8 6 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.072%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.054%) OIPF
11 2 (0.036%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.036%) P3O
11 2 (0.036%) TickIT
11 2 (0.036%) WAI
12 1 (0.018%) JTAG
12 1 (0.018%) WCAG
System Software
1 412 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 151 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 62 (1.11%) Firmware
5 37 (0.66%) vSphere
6 33 (0.59%) XenApp
7 27 (0.48%) XenDesktop
8 26 (0.47%) Docker
9 17 (0.30%) Terminal Server
10 16 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 13 (0.23%) Varnish
12 12 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 10 (0.18%) Xen
14 4 (0.072%) iptables
14 4 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.054%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.054%) DFS Replication
15 3 (0.054%) NFS
15 3 (0.054%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (1.27%) SCCM
2 60 (1.08%) Puppet
3 45 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (0.65%) Ansible
5 25 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (0.41%) Capistrano
7 21 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 20 (0.36%) Salt
8 20 (0.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 19 (0.34%) Kibana
9 19 (0.34%) logstash
10 16 (0.29%) Backup Exec
11 14 (0.25%) ServiceCenter
12 10 (0.18%) Windows Intune
13 8 (0.14%) Nagios
13 8 (0.14%) WSUS
14 7 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 6 (0.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 783 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 641 (11.49%) Google
3 450 (8.07%) Apple
4 251 (4.50%) Xamarin
5 217 (3.89%) VMware
6 209 (3.75%) Adobe
7 176 (3.16%) Oracle
8 171 (3.07%) Citrix
9 158 (2.83%) Cisco
10 122 (2.19%) HP
11 85 (1.52%) Facebook
12 56 (1.00%) Twitter
13 55 (0.99%) Dell
14 53 (0.95%) Avaya
14 53 (0.95%) SAP
15 43 (0.77%) Sun
16 39 (0.70%) IBM
16 39 (0.70%) Symantec
17 36 (0.65%) Bloomberg
17 36 (0.65%) MobileIron
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