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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
Rank 143 116 115
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Android 1890 2795 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.25% 2.73% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.48% 10.48% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 2407 2449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
19943 26662 28761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 23.75% 26.04% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16823 22475 24128
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -28 1763 £45,000 - 334
London -37 809 £55,000 +4.76% 153
South East -28 304 £42,500 +6.25% 50
North West -4 153 £40,000 - 38
Manchester +12 125 £40,000 -3.03% 25
South West -34 125 £42,500 +10.38% 26
West Midlands +46 123 £35,000 -12.50% 25
East of England -19 120 £40,000 +23.07% 18
City of London -8 110 £60,000 +14.28% 34
Berkshire +32 85 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Scotland +7 69 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hampshire -18 57 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Surrey -10 55 £52,500 +61.53% 6
Gloucestershire +1 53 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Cambridgeshire -4 50 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Yorkshire -21 49 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Cambridge +17 48 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Hertfordshire +9 42 £43,750 +9.37% 2
North East +26 39 £22,500 -50.54% 5
Oxfordshire -24 39 £37,500 -20.63% 8
East Midlands -34 39 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Tyne and Wear +26 38 £22,500 -55.88% 4
Hammersmith +19 38 £70,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +27 37 £22,500 -59.45% 3
Birmingham +16 37 £37,500 - 8
Edinburgh +14 37 £45,000 - 3
Bristol -10 34 £37,500 - 9
Wales +21 31 £37,500 -9.09% 2
South Wales +29 29 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Reading +25 29 £26,000 -38.82% 4

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 2527 (66.24%) Apple iOS
2 1672 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
3 1432 (37.54%) Java
4 1275 (33.42%) Android Development
5 1169 (30.64%) Mobile App
6 1079 (28.28%) JavaScript
7 1028 (26.95%) HTML
8 993 (26.03%) C#
9 906 (23.75%) Windows
10 791 (20.73%) CSS
11 756 (19.82%) iOS Development
12 725 (19.00%) .NET
13 691 (18.11%) Mobile Development
14 654 (17.14%) TDD
15 608 (15.94%) SQL
16 575 (15.07%) Degree
17 554 (14.52%) SQL Server
18 551 (14.44%) Software Engineering
19 537 (14.08%) Scrum
20 534 (14.00%) Git (software)
21 516 (13.53%) Linux
22 514 (13.47%) AngularJS
23 507 (13.29%) User Experience
24 505 (13.24%) Microsoft
25 487 (12.77%) C++
26 480 (12.58%) Objective-C
27 467 (12.24%) HTML5
28 449 (11.77%) MVC
29 448 (11.74%) OO
30 428 (11.22%) Finance

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
1 124 (3.25%) JBoss
2 120 (3.15%) WebLogic
3 111 (2.91%) MS Exchange
4 107 (2.80%) WebSphere
5 103 (2.70%) CMS
6 102 (2.67%) Tomcat
7 78 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
8 69 (1.81%) Apache
9 66 (1.73%) Apache Spark
10 64 (1.68%) Jetty
11 61 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 56 (1.47%) Apache Solr
13 53 (1.39%) SharePoint
14 52 (1.36%) OpenStack
15 49 (1.28%) Skype for Business
16 45 (1.18%) Confluence
17 42 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
18 37 (0.97%) IIS
19 36 (0.94%) Umbraco
20 35 (0.92%) Joomla!
Applications
1 243 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 199 (5.22%) MS Office
3 93 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 58 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 47 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 37 (0.97%) InVision
7 26 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 9 (0.24%) MS Project
9 7 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.16%) MS Visio
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.10%) 3ds Max
12 4 (0.10%) Flinto
12 4 (0.10%) InDesign
13 3 (0.079%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.079%) Maya
14 2 (0.052%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.052%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.16%) Eikon
2 6 (0.16%) Sage X3
3 5 (0.13%) Line 50
3 5 (0.13%) Movex
3 5 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.10%) Magento
5 3 (0.079%) BASE24
5 3 (0.079%) Fishtalk
5 3 (0.079%) Q-Pulse
6 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.052%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.052%) Summit
7 1 (0.026%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.026%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.026%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.026%) StreamServe
7 1 (0.026%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 247 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (5.64%) Google Play
3 206 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 116 (3.04%) Office 365
5 99 (2.60%) GitHub
6 88 (2.31%) SaaS
7 35 (0.92%) Mimecast
8 20 (0.52%) Slack
9 19 (0.50%) Amazon S3
10 18 (0.47%) PaaS
11 16 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (0.37%) IaaS
13 12 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (0.24%) Heroku
14 9 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.21%) Google Analytics
16 7 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.18%) iTunes
17 6 (0.16%) Route 53
17 6 (0.16%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.22%) Internet
2 114 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 101 (2.65%) HTTP
4 84 (2.20%) Firewall
5 72 (1.89%) VPN
6 66 (1.73%) Cisco IOS
7 60 (1.57%) DNS
7 60 (1.57%) LAN
7 60 (1.57%) Wireless
8 58 (1.52%) VoIP
9 57 (1.49%) Bluetooth
10 56 (1.47%) WAN
11 54 (1.42%) DHCP
12 53 (1.39%) Skype
13 46 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (0.89%) HTTPS
15 29 (0.76%) Network Security
16 26 (0.68%) Ethernet
17 23 (0.60%) DVB
18 21 (0.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 554 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 289 (7.58%) MySQL
3 178 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 154 (4.04%) MongoDB
5 149 (3.91%) Big Data
6 124 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
7 102 (2.67%) Hadoop
8 99 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 81 (2.12%) Relational Database
10 78 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
11 73 (1.91%) Redis
12 57 (1.49%) SQLite
13 56 (1.47%) Riak
14 54 (1.42%) Couchbase
15 39 (1.02%) RDBMS
16 34 (0.89%) Hazelcast
17 32 (0.84%) Apache Hive
18 31 (0.81%) MS Access
19 29 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
20 24 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 534 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 229 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 195 (5.11%) Android Studio
4 194 (5.09%) Selenium
5 180 (4.72%) JIRA
6 161 (4.22%) Subversion
7 136 (3.56%) Gradle
8 127 (3.33%) Maven
9 110 (2.88%) Cucumber
10 105 (2.75%) Appium
10 105 (2.75%) JUnit
11 96 (2.52%) Xcode
12 91 (2.39%) Eclipse
13 85 (2.23%) Visual Studio
14 73 (1.91%) WebDriver
15 63 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 59 (1.55%) Calabash
17 34 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 33 (0.87%) gulp
19 32 (0.84%) Robotium
General
1 428 (11.22%) Finance
2 275 (7.21%) Games
3 241 (6.32%) Retail
4 234 (6.13%) Banking
5 166 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 132 (3.46%) Marketing
7 84 (2.20%) Electronics
8 81 (2.12%) Publishing
9 64 (1.68%) Law
10 51 (1.34%) Advertising
11 50 (1.31%) Automotive
12 36 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 30 (0.79%) Manufacturing
14 28 (0.73%) Multimedia
15 25 (0.66%) Legal
16 19 (0.50%) Investment Banking
17 18 (0.47%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 10 (0.26%) French Language
19 9 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2058 (53.94%) Developer
2 728 (19.08%) Android Developer
3 343 (8.99%) Senior Developer
4 308 (8.07%) C# Developer
5 295 (7.73%) .NET Developer
6 278 (7.29%) Java Developer
7 260 (6.82%) Analyst
8 257 (6.74%) Software Engineer
9 243 (6.37%) iOS Developer
10 214 (5.61%) Software Developer
11 201 (5.27%) Mobile Developer
12 172 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 157 (4.12%) Applications Developer
14 153 (4.01%) iOS Android Developer
15 142 (3.72%) Junior
16 128 (3.36%) Support Engineer
17 127 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
18 122 (3.20%) Junior Developer
19 121 (3.17%) Android Engineer
20 112 (2.94%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1028 (26.95%) HTML
2 791 (20.73%) CSS
3 725 (19.00%) .NET
4 514 (13.47%) AngularJS
5 467 (12.24%) HTML5
6 420 (11.01%) Web Services
7 391 (10.25%) ASP.NET
8 326 (8.55%) jQuery
9 314 (8.23%) XML
10 306 (8.02%) REST
11 295 (7.73%) Android SDK
12 288 (7.55%) Node.js
13 270 (7.08%) RESTful
14 259 (6.79%) React
15 227 (5.95%) JSON
16 210 (5.50%) SOAP
16 210 (5.50%) Spring
17 208 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
18 187 (4.90%) iOS SDK
19 186 (4.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1169 (30.64%) Mobile App
2 507 (13.29%) User Experience
3 384 (10.07%) Computer Science
4 296 (7.76%) iPhone
5 202 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
6 201 (5.27%) Blackberry
7 131 (3.43%) iPad
8 83 (2.18%) Smartphone
9 82 (2.15%) Algorithms
10 70 (1.83%) Fintech
11 58 (1.52%) Social Media
12 56 (1.47%) Client/Server
13 52 (1.36%) Data Structures
14 49 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
14 49 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
15 47 (1.23%) Management Information System
15 47 (1.23%) mHealth
16 46 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 43 (1.13%) e-Learning
18 34 (0.89%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2527 (66.24%) Apple iOS
2 906 (23.75%) Windows
3 516 (13.53%) Linux
4 195 (5.11%) Windows 7
5 167 (4.38%) Unix
6 147 (3.85%) Windows Phone
7 143 (3.75%) Windows Server
8 133 (3.49%) Mac OS X
9 116 (3.04%) Windows 10
10 99 (2.60%) Mac OS
11 97 (2.54%) Windows 8
12 72 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 66 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 52 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
15 29 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 25 (0.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 24 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
18 20 (0.52%) Windows XP
19 19 (0.50%) Ubuntu
20 7 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1672 (43.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1275 (33.42%) Android Development
3 756 (19.82%) iOS Development
4 691 (18.11%) Mobile Development
5 654 (17.14%) TDD
6 551 (14.44%) Software Engineering
7 537 (14.08%) Scrum
8 449 (11.77%) MVC
9 448 (11.74%) OO
10 415 (10.88%) Web Development
11 372 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
12 309 (8.10%) Mentoring
13 280 (7.34%) E-Commerce
14 263 (6.89%) Mobile Application Development
15 261 (6.84%) BDD
16 244 (6.40%) OOP
17 219 (5.74%) Open Source
18 211 (5.53%) Front End Development
19 210 (5.50%) Unit Testing
20 191 (5.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1432 (37.54%) Java
2 1079 (28.28%) JavaScript
3 993 (26.03%) C#
4 608 (15.94%) SQL
5 487 (12.77%) C++
6 480 (12.58%) Objective-C
7 401 (10.51%) Python
8 368 (9.65%) PHP
9 279 (7.31%) C
10 219 (5.74%) Apple Swift
11 176 (4.61%) Perl
12 162 (4.25%) Ruby
13 135 (3.54%) Bash Shell
14 83 (2.18%) VB.NET
15 78 (2.04%) Go
16 74 (1.94%) PowerShell
17 69 (1.81%) Groovy
18 63 (1.65%) Scala
19 41 (1.07%) T-SQL
20 39 (1.02%) ES6
Qualifications
1 575 (15.07%) Degree
2 155 (4.06%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 74 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (1.70%) DV Cleared
6 51 (1.34%) ISTQB
7 34 (0.89%) MCSE
8 32 (0.84%) MCP
9 30 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (0.79%) ISEB
10 27 (0.71%) CCNA
11 22 (0.58%) MCSA
12 18 (0.47%) CISSP
12 18 (0.47%) HND
12 18 (0.47%) PhD
13 17 (0.45%) MBA
14 14 (0.37%) SANS
15 13 (0.34%) GIAC
16 12 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
16 12 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (9.99%) QA
2 35 (0.92%) SLA
3 19 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.34%) JTAG
5 8 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.21%) MISRA
6 5 (0.13%) SDET
7 3 (0.079%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.079%) GCP
7 3 (0.079%) HL7
8 2 (0.052%) GDPR
9 1 (0.026%) COBIT
9 1 (0.026%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 243 (6.37%) Active Directory
2 98 (2.57%) Docker
3 92 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.84%) Firmware
6 26 (0.68%) XenApp
7 22 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 16 (0.42%) vSphere
9 7 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.10%) Xen
11 3 (0.079%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.079%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.026%) KVM
13 1 (0.026%) Postfix
13 1 (0.026%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.026%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 80 (2.10%) Ansible
2 76 (1.99%) Puppet
3 72 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (1.52%) Salt
5 56 (1.47%) SCCM
6 51 (1.34%) Kibana
6 51 (1.34%) logstash
7 34 (0.89%) Nagios
8 27 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.18%) Rancher
12 6 (0.16%) HockeyApp
12 6 (0.16%) Kubernetes
13 5 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 5 (0.13%) PaperCut
14 4 (0.10%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.10%) SCOM
15 3 (0.079%) Nessus
Vendors
1 505 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 359 (9.41%) Google
3 268 (7.02%) Apple
4 250 (6.55%) Xamarin
5 173 (4.53%) Oracle
6 126 (3.30%) VMware
7 122 (3.20%) Adobe
8 95 (2.49%) Cisco
8 95 (2.49%) Citrix
9 53 (1.39%) HP
10 51 (1.34%) Dell
11 50 (1.31%) IBM
12 49 (1.28%) Facebook
13 35 (0.92%) iManage
14 30 (0.79%) SAP
15 23 (0.60%) Twitter
16 19 (0.50%) Sitecore
17 18 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
18 17 (0.45%) Bloomberg
18 17 (0.45%) Zend
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 12.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + great package + training + car
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits and career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
East Grinstead, West Sussex
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Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday