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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 146 99 126
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +27
Permanent jobs citing Android 2102 3022 2780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.21% 2.77% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.95% 10.54% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 2636 2384
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
23476 28666 30743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.71% 26.23% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19916 24298 25411
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -42 1970 £50,000 +11.11% 329
London -37 997 £60,000 +19.40% 158
South East -26 298 £45,000 +12.50% 27
South West -44 157 £37,500 -3.84% 25
City of London +8 134 £61,500 +19.41% 28
West Midlands +27 131 £32,000 -11.72% 16
North West -39 125 £38,000 -5.00% 45
East of England -26 102 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Manchester -27 90 £40,000 - 34
East Midlands +41 85 £47,500 +50.79% 11
Birmingham +10 68 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Surrey +3 66 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire -3 63 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Gloucestershire +29 60 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Scotland -42 55 £41,500 +9.21% 8
Yorkshire -38 53 £37,500 -11.76% 14
Hampshire +6 44 £40,750 -6.32% 7
Bristol -39 43 £37,500 +15.38% 11
East Sussex +30 42 £45,000 - 5
Brighton +30 38 £45,000 - 5
Nottinghamshire +16 37 £50,000 +58.73% 6
Cambridgeshire +3 37 £45,000 - 14
Nottingham +15 31 £57,500 +66.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 30 £52,500 +38.15% 3
West Yorkshire -47 30 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Hertfordshire +3 29 £48,500 +7.77% 13
Wales +1 29 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Staffordshire +25 28 £31,500 -7.35% 3
South Wales +11 27 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Cambridge -4 27 £45,000 - 13

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 2899 (66.23%) Apple iOS
2 1990 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
3 1615 (36.90%) Java
4 1545 (35.30%) Android Development
5 1445 (33.01%) Mobile App
6 1143 (26.11%) JavaScript
7 1115 (25.47%) Windows
8 1097 (25.06%) HTML
9 1001 (22.87%) iOS Development
10 918 (20.97%) C#
11 899 (20.54%) CSS
12 807 (18.44%) Mobile Development
13 730 (16.68%) .NET
14 721 (16.47%) TDD
15 711 (16.24%) Degree
16 701 (16.02%) Git (software)
17 626 (14.30%) Scrum
18 620 (14.16%) User Experience
19 592 (13.53%) Objective-C
20 591 (13.50%) Software Engineering
21 573 (13.09%) SQL
22 564 (12.89%) Finance
23 542 (12.38%) Microsoft
24 534 (12.20%) HTML5
25 532 (12.15%) SQL Server
26 528 (12.06%) C++
27 507 (11.58%) Web Services
28 493 (11.26%) OO
29 477 (10.90%) MVC
30 475 (10.85%) 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
1 158 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 103 (2.35%) CMS
3 94 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 89 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 84 (1.92%) IIS
6 83 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 80 (1.83%) JBoss
8 73 (1.67%) Apache
9 66 (1.51%) WebLogic
10 65 (1.49%) Skype for Business
11 63 (1.44%) Tomcat
12 61 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 54 (1.23%) Confluence
13 54 (1.23%) WordPress
14 51 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
15 47 (1.07%) Joomla!
16 42 (0.96%) Alfresco
17 38 (0.87%) Apache Spark
18 34 (0.78%) Umbraco
19 33 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 222 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 209 (4.77%) MS Office
3 120 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 65 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 37 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 36 (0.82%) InVision
7 28 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.37%) Flinto
9 11 (0.25%) InDesign
10 8 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.16%) MS Project
11 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.14%) 3ds Max
12 6 (0.14%) Mozilla Thunderbird
13 5 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
13 5 (0.11%) Maya
14 3 (0.069%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.069%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.069%) Blender
14 3 (0.069%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 23 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.11%) Eikon
5 5 (0.11%) Magento
6 4 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.091%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.091%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.091%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.091%) SystmOne
6 4 (0.091%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.069%) Radian6
8 2 (0.046%) assyst
8 2 (0.046%) Line 50
8 2 (0.046%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.046%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.046%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.023%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 262 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 191 (4.36%) Google Play
3 159 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 134 (3.06%) Office 365
5 88 (2.01%) SaaS
6 73 (1.67%) GitHub
7 29 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (0.43%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.43%) Heroku
8 19 (0.43%) iTunes
8 19 (0.43%) PaaS
9 18 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 16 (0.37%) IaaS
11 13 (0.30%) Google Apps
11 13 (0.30%) Mimecast
12 12 (0.27%) Slack
13 11 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 11 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.23%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.31%) TCP/IP
2 140 (3.20%) Internet
3 132 (3.02%) Firewall
4 118 (2.70%) HTTP
5 117 (2.67%) VoIP
6 114 (2.60%) DNS
7 103 (2.35%) LAN
8 95 (2.17%) VPN
9 87 (1.99%) WAN
10 72 (1.64%) DHCP
11 62 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
12 59 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
13 57 (1.30%) Wireless
14 53 (1.21%) HTTPS
15 45 (1.03%) Skype
16 44 (1.01%) SSL
17 37 (0.85%) Bluetooth
18 34 (0.78%) SAN
19 29 (0.66%) VLAN
20 28 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 239 (5.46%) MySQL
3 193 (4.41%) MongoDB
4 186 (4.25%) NoSQL
5 171 (3.91%) Big Data
6 118 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 97 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 97 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
8 89 (2.03%) SQLite
9 86 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 54 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 53 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
12 43 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 41 (0.94%) RDBMS
14 34 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 33 (0.75%) Redis
16 30 (0.69%) Apache Hive
17 27 (0.62%) Hazelcast
18 21 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 701 (16.02%) Git (software)
2 355 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 275 (6.28%) JIRA
4 238 (5.44%) Subversion
5 228 (5.21%) Android Studio
6 227 (5.19%) Selenium
7 206 (4.71%) Gradle
8 185 (4.23%) Cucumber
9 176 (4.02%) Maven
10 172 (3.93%) JUnit
11 170 (3.88%) Xcode
12 147 (3.36%) Eclipse
13 146 (3.34%) Appium
14 99 (2.26%) Visual Studio
15 94 (2.15%) Calabash
16 70 (1.60%) Hudson
17 63 (1.44%) WebDriver
18 54 (1.23%) Ant
19 52 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
20 48 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 564 (12.89%) Finance
2 368 (8.41%) Games
3 246 (5.62%) Retail
4 209 (4.77%) Telecoms
5 171 (3.91%) Banking
6 157 (3.59%) Marketing
7 106 (2.42%) Law
8 66 (1.51%) Publishing
9 57 (1.30%) Legal
10 47 (1.07%) Manufacturing
11 46 (1.05%) Advertising
12 33 (0.75%) Electronics
13 26 (0.59%) Back Office
14 23 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.50%) Military
16 17 (0.39%) Automotive
17 16 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (0.32%) Billing
18 14 (0.32%) French Language
19 11 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2343 (53.53%) Developer
2 852 (19.47%) Android Developer
3 508 (11.61%) Senior Developer
4 380 (8.68%) Java Developer
5 357 (8.16%) Analyst
6 349 (7.97%) iOS Developer
7 336 (7.68%) .NET Developer
8 280 (6.40%) C# Developer
9 269 (6.15%) Mobile Developer
10 205 (4.68%) Applications Developer
11 194 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
11 194 (4.43%) Software Engineer
12 188 (4.30%) Software Developer
13 177 (4.04%) Senior Android Developer
14 169 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
15 165 (3.77%) Designer
16 164 (3.75%) Support Engineer
17 155 (3.54%) iOS Android Developer
18 143 (3.27%) ASP.NET Developer
19 138 (3.15%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1097 (25.06%) HTML
2 899 (20.54%) CSS
3 730 (16.68%) .NET
4 534 (12.20%) HTML5
5 507 (11.58%) Web Services
6 464 (10.60%) AngularJS
7 417 (9.53%) REST
8 412 (9.41%) jQuery
9 389 (8.89%) XML
10 383 (8.75%) JSON
11 379 (8.66%) ASP.NET
12 369 (8.43%) Android SDK
13 310 (7.08%) Node.js
14 300 (6.85%) RESTful
15 290 (6.63%) CSS3
16 266 (6.08%) Spring
17 247 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 247 (5.64%) SOAP
18 214 (4.89%) iOS SDK
19 191 (4.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1445 (33.01%) Mobile App
2 620 (14.16%) User Experience
3 423 (9.66%) Computer Science
4 356 (8.13%) Blackberry
5 352 (8.04%) iPhone
6 262 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
7 171 (3.91%) iPad
8 115 (2.63%) Smartphone
9 114 (2.60%) Fintech
10 86 (1.96%) Animation
11 85 (1.94%) Mathematics
12 82 (1.87%) Algorithms
13 81 (1.85%) Visualisation
14 79 (1.80%) Social Media
15 61 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
16 49 (1.12%) Client/Server
17 47 (1.07%) Cybercrime
17 47 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
18 41 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
19 40 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2899 (66.23%) Apple iOS
2 1115 (25.47%) Windows
3 475 (10.85%) Linux
4 230 (5.25%) Windows Phone
5 195 (4.46%) Windows 7
6 186 (4.25%) Unix
6 186 (4.25%) Windows Server
7 178 (4.07%) Mac OS X
8 164 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
9 98 (2.24%) Windows 8
10 95 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 91 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 87 (1.99%) Windows 10
13 75 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 60 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 57 (1.30%) Windows XP
16 30 (0.69%) Windows Vista
17 29 (0.66%) Ubuntu
18 24 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
19 20 (0.46%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1990 (45.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1545 (35.30%) Android Development
3 1001 (22.87%) iOS Development
4 807 (18.44%) Mobile Development
5 721 (16.47%) TDD
6 626 (14.30%) Scrum
7 591 (13.50%) Software Engineering
8 493 (11.26%) OO
9 477 (10.90%) MVC
10 461 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
11 385 (8.80%) Web Development
12 335 (7.65%) BDD
13 327 (7.47%) Unit Testing
14 306 (6.99%) Mobile Application Development
15 254 (5.80%) Front End Development
16 239 (5.46%) OOP
17 237 (5.41%) Mentoring
18 224 (5.12%) E-Commerce
19 203 (4.64%) SDLC
20 193 (4.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1615 (36.90%) Java
2 1143 (26.11%) JavaScript
3 918 (20.97%) C#
4 592 (13.53%) Objective-C
5 573 (13.09%) SQL
6 528 (12.06%) C++
7 362 (8.27%) PHP
8 343 (7.84%) Python
9 278 (6.35%) C
10 253 (5.78%) Apple Swift
11 193 (4.41%) Ruby
12 117 (2.67%) Perl
13 89 (2.03%) VB.NET
14 85 (1.94%) Scala
15 68 (1.55%) Groovy
16 63 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 51 (1.17%) T-SQL
18 42 (0.96%) VB
19 40 (0.91%) Clojure
20 39 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 711 (16.24%) Degree
2 180 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 86 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 80 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 77 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 63 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (1.14%) ISEB
7 50 (1.14%) MCP
8 43 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 41 (0.94%) PhD
10 40 (0.91%) CCNA
11 34 (0.78%) MCSE
12 27 (0.62%) SANS
13 20 (0.46%) CISSP
14 19 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
15 18 (0.41%) PMI Certification
16 17 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (0.39%) PMP
17 15 (0.34%) GIAC
18 14 (0.32%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 459 (10.49%) QA
2 55 (1.26%) SLA
3 18 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 12 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.091%) SDET
7 3 (0.069%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.069%) JTAG
8 2 (0.046%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.046%) WAI
9 1 (0.023%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.023%) COSHH
9 1 (0.023%) GCP
9 1 (0.023%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.023%) MISRA
9 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 358 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 131 (2.99%) Docker
3 110 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 44 (1.01%) Firmware
6 37 (0.85%) XenApp
7 32 (0.73%) Terminal Services
8 31 (0.71%) vSphere
9 17 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 16 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (0.23%) KVM
13 7 (0.16%) NFS
14 6 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 5 (0.11%) VMFS
16 4 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.069%) Xen
18 2 (0.046%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 72 (1.64%) SCCM
2 57 (1.30%) Puppet
3 51 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (0.89%) Ansible
5 27 (0.62%) AirWatch
6 26 (0.59%) Nagios
7 21 (0.48%) Salt
8 19 (0.43%) WSUS
9 16 (0.37%) Backup Exec
9 16 (0.37%) Nmap
10 15 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
10 15 (0.34%) Kubernetes
10 15 (0.34%) Nessus
11 10 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.16%) SCOM
12 7 (0.16%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.14%) Mesos
13 6 (0.14%) TeamSite
14 5 (0.11%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 542 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 348 (7.95%) Google
3 315 (7.20%) Apple
4 202 (4.62%) Xamarin
5 163 (3.72%) Oracle
6 162 (3.70%) VMware
7 145 (3.31%) Cisco
8 144 (3.29%) Adobe
9 140 (3.20%) Citrix
10 90 (2.06%) HP
11 66 (1.51%) Dell
12 60 (1.37%) Facebook
13 51 (1.17%) Twitter
14 39 (0.89%) IBM
15 38 (0.87%) SAP
16 37 (0.85%) MobileIron
17 35 (0.80%) iManage
18 30 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
19 24 (0.55%) Veeam
20 22 (0.50%) Perforce
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours & benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Uncapped bonus scheme + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible & Remote working options
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Flexible/Home Working
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits & Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Amazing benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Holidays
Posted: Yesterday