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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 131 117 101
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Android 2436 2779 3435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.48% 2.57% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.66% 9.60% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2102 2319 2937
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
25218 28949 32389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.68% 26.78% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21432 24235 27266
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,425 £24,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -9 2303 £47,500 +5.55% 330
London -4 1215 £55,000 +10.00% 153
South East -24 376 £42,500 +13.33% 42
City of London +13 172 £55,000 +10.00% 41
North West -7 147 £40,000 +6.66% 36
Yorkshire +5 137 £36,000 -10.00% 34
East of England -11 134 £31,250 -21.87% 17
West Midlands +33 122 £38,000 +8.57% 13
South West +1 117 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Manchester +4 102 £40,000 - 15
Surrey -26 86 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Berkshire +34 81 £42,500 -2.29% 8
Scotland -8 75 £42,500 +21.42% 13
West Yorkshire -19 75 £45,000 +5.88% 23
Hampshire +18 72 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Oxfordshire -6 61 £55,000 +29.41% 9
Leeds -10 59 £48,750 +14.70% 17
East Midlands +15 53 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Gloucestershire +32 46 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Hertfordshire +22 44 £26,500 -41.11% 4
Cambridgeshire -50 36 £40,000 - 8
Essex +34 35 £27,500 -26.66% 2
North Yorkshire +34 35 £33,750 -0.73% 7
Warwickshire +12 35 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Reading +30 34 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Birmingham +3 34 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Edinburgh -2 34 £42,500 +33.85% 7
Cambridge -33 31 £40,000 - 5
Cheshire +3 30 £37,500 - 13
Suffolk +30 29 £27,500 +27.90% 3

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 3455 (65.83%) Apple iOS
2 2233 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2001 (38.13%) Java
4 1916 (36.51%) Android Development
5 1600 (30.49%) Mobile App
6 1579 (30.09%) Windows
7 1342 (25.57%) JavaScript
8 1336 (25.46%) HTML
9 1321 (25.17%) iOS Development
10 1098 (20.92%) C#
11 1082 (20.62%) CSS
12 1012 (19.28%) Mobile Development
13 976 (18.60%) Degree
14 947 (18.04%) .NET
15 897 (17.09%) TDD
16 840 (16.01%) Objective-C
17 829 (15.80%) Software Engineering
18 790 (15.05%) SQL
19 776 (14.79%) OO
20 728 (13.87%) C++
21 719 (13.70%) Scrum
22 710 (13.53%) User Experience
23 698 (13.30%) HTML5
24 675 (12.86%) Computer Science
25 655 (12.48%) Microsoft
26 644 (12.27%) Git (software)
27 632 (12.04%) Finance
28 631 (12.02%) Web Services
29 615 (11.72%) SQL Server
30 595 (11.34%) Continuous Integration

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
1 326 (6.21%) Node.js
2 187 (3.56%) MS Exchange
3 135 (2.57%) SharePoint
4 118 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 97 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 93 (1.77%) CMS
6 93 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 84 (1.60%) IIS
8 81 (1.54%) JBoss
9 77 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 61 (1.16%) Tomcat
11 57 (1.09%) Apache
11 57 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 57 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
12 54 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.03%) WordPress
13 52 (0.99%) GlassFish
14 51 (0.97%) Joomla!
15 50 (0.95%) Alfresco
16 48 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 345 (6.57%) MS Office
2 301 (5.74%) MS Excel
3 162 (3.09%) Photoshop
4 98 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 44 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 30 (0.57%) InDesign
8 23 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
9 21 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
10 18 (0.34%) MS Visio
11 17 (0.32%) GIMP
12 10 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
13 9 (0.17%) MS Project
14 6 (0.11%) Maple
15 5 (0.095%) Blender
16 4 (0.076%) 3ds Max
16 4 (0.076%) Maya
17 3 (0.057%) Fireworks
18 2 (0.038%) AutoCAD
19 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 24 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.38%) Magento
3 18 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 8 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.15%) Infor M3
7 7 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.095%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.095%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.076%) Radian6
9 4 (0.076%) SystmOne
10 3 (0.057%) Documaker
11 2 (0.038%) Eikon
11 2 (0.038%) SAP CRM
12 1 (0.019%) FastStats
12 1 (0.019%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 320 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (5.16%) Google Play
3 179 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 144 (2.74%) Office 365
5 126 (2.40%) GitHub
6 76 (1.45%) SaaS
7 43 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 40 (0.76%) PaaS
9 39 (0.74%) Google App Engine
10 38 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
11 35 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 33 (0.63%) IaaS
13 24 (0.46%) iTunes
14 23 (0.44%) Google Analytics
15 19 (0.36%) Heroku
15 19 (0.36%) Yammer
16 16 (0.30%) CloudFront
17 15 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 237 (4.52%) TCP/IP
2 202 (3.85%) Firewall
3 184 (3.51%) Internet
4 162 (3.09%) DNS
5 159 (3.03%) VPN
6 143 (2.72%) LAN
7 142 (2.71%) Wireless
8 128 (2.44%) DHCP
9 117 (2.23%) VoIP
10 115 (2.19%) WAN
11 82 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
12 80 (1.52%) Network Security
13 76 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
14 67 (1.28%) HTTP
15 56 (1.07%) VLAN
16 55 (1.05%) NAS
17 48 (0.91%) SAN
18 45 (0.86%) SMTP
19 43 (0.82%) LDAP
20 42 (0.80%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 615 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 356 (6.78%) MySQL
3 232 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 214 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 191 (3.64%) Big Data
6 128 (2.44%) SQLite
7 120 (2.29%) Hadoop
8 113 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 108 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 96 (1.83%) Relational Database
11 85 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 53 (1.01%) Redis
13 53 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
14 51 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
15 36 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
16 30 (0.57%) CouchDB
17 29 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 644 (12.27%) Git (software)
2 297 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 279 (5.32%) Subversion
4 234 (4.46%) Eclipse
5 231 (4.40%) JIRA
6 211 (4.02%) Android Studio
7 204 (3.89%) Gradle
8 200 (3.81%) Xcode
9 198 (3.77%) Selenium
10 178 (3.39%) JUnit
11 173 (3.30%) Cucumber
12 160 (3.05%) Appium
13 156 (2.97%) Maven
14 109 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 106 (2.02%) Calabash
16 84 (1.60%) Hudson
17 75 (1.43%) WebDriver
18 61 (1.16%) gulp
18 61 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
19 59 (1.12%) Ant
General
1 632 (12.04%) Finance
2 340 (6.48%) Games
3 225 (4.29%) Retail
4 218 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 204 (3.89%) Marketing
6 190 (3.62%) Banking
7 130 (2.48%) Law
8 79 (1.51%) Electronics
8 79 (1.51%) Legal
8 79 (1.51%) Publishing
9 72 (1.37%) Advertising
10 62 (1.18%) Manufacturing
11 32 (0.61%) Automotive
12 26 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 23 (0.44%) Back Office
14 21 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.38%) Front Office
16 15 (0.29%) Military
17 12 (0.23%) Arabic Language
17 12 (0.23%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 2937 (55.96%) Developer
2 1021 (19.46%) Android Developer
3 561 (10.69%) Senior Developer
4 516 (9.83%) iOS Developer
5 484 (9.22%) Java Developer
6 419 (7.98%) .NET Developer
7 382 (7.28%) Analyst
8 377 (7.18%) Mobile Developer
9 369 (7.03%) C# Developer
10 319 (6.08%) Software Developer
11 291 (5.54%) Applications Developer
12 277 (5.28%) Software Engineer
13 257 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
14 254 (4.84%) Support Engineer
15 222 (4.23%) Senior Android Developer
16 219 (4.17%) iOS Android Developer
17 216 (4.12%) Android Engineer
18 203 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
19 187 (3.56%) Desktop Support
20 181 (3.45%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1336 (25.46%) HTML
2 1082 (20.62%) CSS
3 947 (18.04%) .NET
4 698 (13.30%) HTML5
5 631 (12.02%) Web Services
6 524 (9.98%) XML
7 523 (9.97%) jQuery
8 512 (9.76%) AngularJS
9 471 (8.97%) ASP.NET
10 464 (8.84%) JSON
11 427 (8.14%) REST
12 405 (7.72%) Android SDK
13 363 (6.92%) RESTful
14 345 (6.57%) CSS3
15 319 (6.08%) SOAP
16 302 (5.75%) Spring
17 257 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
18 240 (4.57%) Hibernate
19 236 (4.50%) iOS SDK
20 180 (3.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1600 (30.49%) Mobile App
2 710 (13.53%) User Experience
3 675 (12.86%) Computer Science
4 546 (10.40%) iPhone
5 509 (9.70%) Blackberry
6 301 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
7 192 (3.66%) iPad
8 168 (3.20%) Smartphone
9 166 (3.16%) Algorithms
10 125 (2.38%) Mathematics
11 94 (1.79%) Social Media
12 89 (1.70%) Animation
13 87 (1.66%) Visualisation
14 86 (1.64%) Management Information System
15 80 (1.52%) Fintech
16 79 (1.51%) Cybercrime
17 70 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
18 66 (1.26%) Digital Media
19 62 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
20 58 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 3455 (65.83%) Apple iOS
2 1579 (30.09%) Windows
3 574 (10.94%) Linux
4 318 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 284 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 281 (5.35%) Windows Phone
7 234 (4.46%) Windows 8
8 226 (4.31%) Unix
9 224 (4.27%) Windows Mobile
10 222 (4.23%) Mac OS X
11 138 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 122 (2.32%) Windows 10
14 110 (2.10%) Windows XP
15 86 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 66 (1.26%) Windows Vista
17 65 (1.24%) Mac OS
18 31 (0.59%) Windows Phone 7
19 28 (0.53%) Ubuntu
20 27 (0.51%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2233 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1916 (36.51%) Android Development
3 1321 (25.17%) iOS Development
4 1012 (19.28%) Mobile Development
5 897 (17.09%) TDD
6 829 (15.80%) Software Engineering
7 776 (14.79%) OO
8 719 (13.70%) Scrum
9 595 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
10 547 (10.42%) MVC
11 456 (8.69%) Web Development
12 396 (7.55%) Unit Testing
13 378 (7.20%) E-Commerce
14 377 (7.18%) BDD
15 356 (6.78%) Mobile Application Development
16 319 (6.08%) OOP
17 294 (5.60%) SDLC
18 268 (5.11%) Analytics
19 250 (4.76%) Mentoring
20 237 (4.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2001 (38.13%) Java
2 1342 (25.57%) JavaScript
3 1098 (20.92%) C#
4 840 (16.01%) Objective-C
5 790 (15.05%) SQL
6 728 (13.87%) C++
7 483 (9.20%) PHP
8 420 (8.00%) Python
9 293 (5.58%) C
10 271 (5.16%) Apple Swift
11 213 (4.06%) Ruby
12 138 (2.63%) Perl
13 104 (1.98%) VB.NET
14 94 (1.79%) Scala
15 89 (1.70%) VB
16 88 (1.68%) Bash Shell
17 67 (1.28%) Clojure
17 67 (1.28%) Groovy
18 42 (0.80%) Embedded C
18 42 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 976 (18.60%) Degree
2 182 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 121 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 92 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 79 (1.51%) DV Cleared
6 54 (1.03%) MCP
7 53 (1.01%) PhD
8 51 (0.97%) ISEB
8 51 (0.97%) MCSE
9 33 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 32 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (0.61%) MCSA
11 31 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 26 (0.50%) CCNA
13 24 (0.46%) MCDST
13 24 (0.46%) SANS
14 19 (0.36%) Network+ Certification
15 17 (0.32%) A+ Certification
15 17 (0.32%) CISSP
15 17 (0.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 476 (9.07%) QA
2 78 (1.49%) SLA
3 51 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 16 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 15 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.11%) SDET
8 5 (0.095%) WCAG
9 4 (0.076%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.038%) WAI
11 1 (0.019%) COSHH
11 1 (0.019%) ISO26262
11 1 (0.019%) TickIT
System Software
1 436 (8.31%) Active Directory
2 152 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 69 (1.31%) Docker
5 45 (0.86%) XenApp
6 41 (0.78%) Firmware
7 29 (0.55%) vSphere
8 27 (0.51%) Terminal Services
9 24 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 23 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.40%) NFS
12 14 (0.27%) VirtualBox
13 10 (0.19%) Xen
14 9 (0.17%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.11%) KVM
16 5 (0.095%) VMFS
17 3 (0.057%) Samba
18 2 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
18 2 (0.038%) VMware ESX
18 2 (0.038%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 71 (1.35%) Puppet
2 60 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (1.05%) SCCM
4 46 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 35 (0.67%) Ansible
6 28 (0.53%) WSUS
7 23 (0.44%) Salt
8 20 (0.38%) Nagios
9 17 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.21%) Nessus
10 11 (0.21%) Nmap
11 10 (0.19%) Mesos
12 8 (0.15%) AirWatch
12 8 (0.15%) Kubernetes
13 6 (0.11%) Kibana
13 6 (0.11%) logstash
13 6 (0.11%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.095%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.095%) SnapMirror
14 5 (0.095%) vMotion
Vendors
1 655 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 493 (9.39%) Google
3 438 (8.35%) Apple
4 218 (4.15%) Adobe
5 211 (4.02%) Oracle
6 198 (3.77%) VMware
7 178 (3.39%) Cisco
8 175 (3.33%) Xamarin
9 166 (3.16%) Citrix
10 107 (2.04%) HP
11 88 (1.68%) Facebook
12 82 (1.56%) Twitter
13 67 (1.28%) Dell
14 58 (1.11%) SAP
15 44 (0.84%) Bloomberg
16 39 (0.74%) Veeam
17 38 (0.72%) Draytek
18 37 (0.71%) IBM
19 33 (0.63%) Polycom
20 32 (0.61%) Forcepoint
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + free parking and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + options
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £850000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago