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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 145 110 105
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 2205 2912 3220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.25% 2.64% 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.94% 10.01% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 2479 2713
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
24675 29084 31152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.14% 26.38% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21077 24387 26060
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -36 2078 £50,000 +11.11% 347
London -14 1102 £57,500 +15.00% 155
South East -11 324 £45,000 +12.50% 47
City of London +4 169 £50,000 -2.43% 29
South West -23 135 £35,000 -11.39% 17
North West -39 129 £40,000 +6.66% 36
East of England -35 116 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Yorkshire +9 103 £35,000 -17.64% 29
West Midlands +7 99 £34,500 -1.42% 18
Manchester -15 91 £40,000 - 27
Scotland -18 72 £40,000 +0.62% 11
Oxfordshire -3 70 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Berkshire +11 69 £47,500 +7.95% 12
East Midlands +9 56 £45,000 +42.85% 17
Surrey -8 56 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Gloucestershire +38 54 £50,000 +14.28% 5
West Yorkshire -36 48 £45,000 - 20
Hampshire -1 46 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Birmingham 0 45 £31,250 -16.66% 11
Cambridgeshire -23 42 £45,000 +9.09% 15
Cambridge -15 38 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Bristol -33 33 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Edinburgh +9 32 £39,000 +14.70% 7
East Sussex +7 32 £45,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +53 31 £37,000 +8.82% 3
Brighton 0 30 £45,000 - 4
Leeds -30 30 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Oxford -11 29 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Buckinghamshire +16 28 £35,000 +3.70%
Guildford +12 27 £40,000 - 2

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3335 (66.85%) Apple iOS
2 2219 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
3 1889 (37.86%) Java
4 1777 (35.62%) Android Development
5 1608 (32.23%) Mobile App
6 1380 (27.66%) Windows
7 1297 (26.00%) JavaScript
8 1276 (25.58%) HTML
9 1208 (24.21%) iOS Development
10 1054 (21.13%) CSS
11 996 (19.96%) C#
12 932 (18.68%) Mobile Development
13 900 (18.04%) Degree
14 865 (17.34%) .NET
15 849 (17.02%) TDD
16 739 (14.81%) Objective-C
17 731 (14.65%) Scrum
18 710 (14.23%) Git (software)
19 704 (14.11%) Software Engineering
20 700 (14.03%) SQL
21 689 (13.81%) User Experience
22 680 (13.63%) HTML5
23 665 (13.33%) OO
24 624 (12.51%) C++
25 621 (12.45%) Microsoft
26 612 (12.27%) Finance
27 588 (11.79%) SQL Server
28 582 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
29 573 (11.49%) Web Services
30 557 (11.16%) Computer Science

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
1 180 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 117 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 110 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 89 (1.78%) CMS
6 84 (1.68%) JBoss
7 82 (1.64%) Skype for Business
8 80 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 79 (1.58%) IIS
10 71 (1.42%) Apache
11 64 (1.28%) Tomcat
12 60 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 60 (1.20%) WordPress
13 53 (1.06%) Apache Spark
14 51 (1.02%) Joomla!
15 47 (0.94%) Alfresco
15 47 (0.94%) WebLogic
15 47 (0.94%) WebSphere
16 44 (0.88%) GlassFish
17 42 (0.84%) WildFly
Applications
1 309 (6.19%) MS Office
2 283 (5.67%) MS Excel
3 146 (2.93%) Photoshop
4 98 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 56 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 39 (0.78%) InVision
7 37 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 29 (0.58%) InDesign
9 20 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
10 16 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
10 16 (0.32%) MS Visio
11 14 (0.28%) Flinto
12 10 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
13 8 (0.16%) GIMP
14 7 (0.14%) MS Project
15 6 (0.12%) Maple
16 3 (0.060%) Adobe Captivate
16 3 (0.060%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.060%) Blender
17 2 (0.040%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 20 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 20 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.36%) Magento
3 13 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 13 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 11 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.16%) Infor M3
6 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.10%) Sage 50
7 5 (0.10%) thinkFolio
8 4 (0.080%) Radian6
8 4 (0.080%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.080%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.080%) SystmOne
9 3 (0.060%) Documaker
10 2 (0.040%) Eikon
10 2 (0.040%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.020%) FastStats
11 1 (0.020%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 324 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (4.61%) Google Play
3 177 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 138 (2.77%) Office 365
5 108 (2.16%) GitHub
6 76 (1.52%) SaaS
7 46 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
8 35 (0.70%) PaaS
9 30 (0.60%) IaaS
10 29 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 23 (0.46%) Google Analytics
12 23 (0.46%) iTunes
13 22 (0.44%) Google App Engine
14 20 (0.40%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.38%) CloudFront
15 19 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (0.34%) Mimecast
17 16 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 211 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 176 (3.53%) Internet
3 166 (3.33%) Firewall
4 157 (3.15%) DNS
5 138 (2.77%) VPN
6 135 (2.71%) LAN
7 126 (2.53%) VoIP
8 116 (2.33%) Wireless
9 115 (2.31%) DHCP
10 111 (2.22%) WAN
11 93 (1.86%) HTTP
12 89 (1.78%) Wi-Fi
13 63 (1.26%) VLAN
14 59 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
15 49 (0.98%) SAN
16 45 (0.90%) SMTP
17 44 (0.88%) Skype
18 43 (0.86%) IMAP
19 42 (0.84%) SSL
20 39 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (11.79%) SQL Server
2 310 (6.21%) MySQL
3 227 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 215 (4.31%) MongoDB
5 189 (3.79%) Big Data
6 128 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
7 120 (2.41%) Relational Database
8 111 (2.22%) SQLite
9 103 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 102 (2.04%) Hadoop
11 73 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 49 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
14 46 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 44 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 43 (0.86%) Redis
17 40 (0.80%) RDBMS
18 35 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
19 29 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 26 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 710 (14.23%) Git (software)
2 354 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 268 (5.37%) Subversion
4 237 (4.75%) JIRA
5 234 (4.69%) Gradle
6 229 (4.59%) Android Studio
7 221 (4.43%) Xcode
8 214 (4.29%) Selenium
9 211 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 199 (3.99%) JUnit
11 182 (3.65%) Maven
12 167 (3.35%) Cucumber
13 159 (3.19%) Appium
14 112 (2.24%) Calabash
15 107 (2.14%) Visual Studio
16 85 (1.70%) Hudson
17 65 (1.30%) Ant
17 65 (1.30%) WebDriver
18 52 (1.04%) JBehave
19 50 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 612 (12.27%) Finance
2 350 (7.02%) Games
3 237 (4.75%) Retail
4 224 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 191 (3.83%) Marketing
6 188 (3.77%) Banking
7 138 (2.77%) Law
8 82 (1.64%) Publishing
9 74 (1.48%) Legal
10 59 (1.18%) Advertising
11 54 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 50 (1.00%) Electronics
13 31 (0.62%) Back Office
14 25 (0.50%) Automotive
15 24 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 23 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 19 (0.38%) Military
18 18 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
19 13 (0.26%) Front Office
20 10 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2733 (54.78%) Developer
2 962 (19.28%) Android Developer
3 540 (10.82%) Senior Developer
4 473 (9.48%) iOS Developer
5 468 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 399 (8.00%) Analyst
7 394 (7.90%) .NET Developer
8 355 (7.12%) Mobile Developer
9 325 (6.51%) C# Developer
10 287 (5.75%) Software Developer
11 274 (5.49%) Applications Developer
12 234 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
13 214 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
14 211 (4.23%) Software Engineer
15 205 (4.11%) iOS Android Developer
16 204 (4.09%) Senior Android Developer
17 200 (4.01%) Support Engineer
18 185 (3.71%) Designer
19 169 (3.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
20 167 (3.35%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (25.58%) HTML
2 1054 (21.13%) CSS
3 865 (17.34%) .NET
4 680 (13.63%) HTML5
5 573 (11.49%) Web Services
6 523 (10.48%) AngularJS
7 518 (10.38%) jQuery
8 484 (9.70%) REST
9 477 (9.56%) XML
10 460 (9.22%) JSON
11 425 (8.52%) ASP.NET
12 409 (8.20%) Android SDK
13 353 (7.08%) CSS3
14 345 (6.92%) Node.js
15 338 (6.77%) RESTful
16 315 (6.31%) SOAP
17 300 (6.01%) Spring
18 252 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 239 (4.79%) iOS SDK
20 233 (4.67%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1608 (32.23%) Mobile App
2 689 (13.81%) User Experience
3 557 (11.16%) Computer Science
4 461 (9.24%) Blackberry
5 440 (8.82%) iPhone
6 302 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
7 169 (3.39%) iPad
8 163 (3.27%) Smartphone
9 130 (2.61%) Algorithms
10 116 (2.33%) Mathematics
11 106 (2.12%) Fintech
12 94 (1.88%) Social Media
13 92 (1.84%) Animation
14 80 (1.60%) Visualisation
15 72 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
16 68 (1.36%) Management Information System
17 62 (1.24%) Artificial Intelligence
18 58 (1.16%) Cybercrime
18 58 (1.16%) Digital Media
19 48 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3335 (66.85%) Apple iOS
2 1380 (27.66%) Windows
3 517 (10.36%) Linux
4 270 (5.41%) Windows 7
5 249 (4.99%) Windows Phone
6 229 (4.59%) Windows Server
7 226 (4.53%) Mac OS X
8 213 (4.27%) Unix
9 206 (4.13%) Windows Mobile
10 180 (3.61%) Windows 8
11 141 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 128 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 122 (2.45%) Windows 10
14 106 (2.12%) Windows XP
15 91 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
16 67 (1.34%) Mac OS
16 67 (1.34%) Windows Vista
17 36 (0.72%) Ubuntu
18 30 (0.60%) Windows Phone 7
19 23 (0.46%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2219 (44.48%) Agile Software Development
2 1777 (35.62%) Android Development
3 1208 (24.21%) iOS Development
4 932 (18.68%) Mobile Development
5 849 (17.02%) TDD
6 731 (14.65%) Scrum
7 704 (14.11%) Software Engineering
8 665 (13.33%) OO
9 582 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
10 523 (10.48%) MVC
11 423 (8.48%) Web Development
12 388 (7.78%) Unit Testing
13 353 (7.08%) BDD
14 344 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
15 298 (5.97%) E-Commerce
16 297 (5.95%) OOP
17 257 (5.15%) Mentoring
18 255 (5.11%) SDLC
19 254 (5.09%) Analytics
20 216 (4.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1889 (37.86%) Java
2 1297 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 996 (19.96%) C#
4 739 (14.81%) Objective-C
5 700 (14.03%) SQL
6 624 (12.51%) C++
7 422 (8.46%) PHP
8 371 (7.44%) Python
9 302 (6.05%) Apple Swift
10 270 (5.41%) C
11 207 (4.15%) Ruby
12 123 (2.47%) Perl
13 99 (1.98%) Scala
14 85 (1.70%) VB.NET
15 76 (1.52%) Bash Shell
16 68 (1.36%) Groovy
17 63 (1.26%) VB
18 60 (1.20%) Clojure
19 54 (1.08%) T-SQL
20 39 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 900 (18.04%) Degree
2 177 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 79 (1.58%) SC Cleared
4 76 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 73 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 52 (1.04%) ISEB
7 50 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 46 (0.92%) PhD
9 44 (0.88%) MCP
10 37 (0.74%) MCSE
11 30 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 23 (0.46%) SANS
13 22 (0.44%) A+ Certification
14 21 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (0.40%) CCNA
15 20 (0.40%) MCSA
16 19 (0.38%) PMI Certification
17 18 (0.36%) MCDST
18 17 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
19 16 (0.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 497 (9.96%) QA
2 62 (1.24%) SLA
3 22 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 10 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.10%) SDET
6 5 (0.10%) WCAG
7 4 (0.080%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.080%) WAI
8 1 (0.020%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.020%) COSHH
8 1 (0.020%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.020%) JTAG
8 1 (0.020%) MISRA
8 1 (0.020%) TickIT
System Software
1 425 (8.52%) Active Directory
2 123 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (2.29%) Docker
4 95 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.92%) XenApp
6 33 (0.66%) Terminal Services
6 33 (0.66%) vSphere
7 32 (0.64%) Firmware
8 24 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 21 (0.42%) NFS
11 18 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.18%) KVM
14 7 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.10%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.10%) VMFS
16 4 (0.080%) Xen
17 3 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.060%) Samba
Systems Management
1 76 (1.52%) Puppet
2 69 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (1.24%) SCCM
4 44 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 42 (0.84%) Ansible
6 31 (0.62%) WSUS
7 24 (0.48%) Salt
8 23 (0.46%) Nagios
9 16 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 15 (0.30%) Nessus
10 15 (0.30%) Nmap
11 12 (0.24%) AirWatch
12 11 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (0.22%) Kubernetes
13 8 (0.16%) Mesos
14 7 (0.14%) SCOM
15 6 (0.12%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.12%) NetBackup
16 5 (0.10%) SnapMirror
16 5 (0.10%) vMotion
Vendors
1 621 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 435 (8.72%) Google
3 398 (7.98%) Apple
4 213 (4.27%) Oracle
5 193 (3.87%) Xamarin
6 186 (3.73%) Adobe
7 170 (3.41%) Cisco
8 166 (3.33%) VMware
9 137 (2.75%) Citrix
10 100 (2.00%) HP
11 79 (1.58%) Facebook
12 74 (1.48%) Twitter
13 67 (1.34%) Dell
14 53 (1.06%) SAP
15 39 (0.78%) Draytek
15 39 (0.78%) Veeam
16 35 (0.70%) Bloomberg
16 35 (0.70%) iManage
17 33 (0.66%) MobileIron
17 33 (0.66%) Zend
West London
We Source Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum bonus, pension....
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
We Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum £20-30k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Overtime and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + medical + pension + life assurance + others
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago