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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 148 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 2164 2977 3052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.21% 2.71% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.91% 10.38% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1881 2557 2558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
24297 28678 31460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.87% 26.13% 26.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20804 24160 26108
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

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 August 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 August 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 2018 £50,000 +11.11% 325
London -21 1062 £57,500 +15.00% 163
South East -29 315 £47,500 +18.75% 45
South West -31 154 £37,500 -2.59% 29
City of London +4 142 £52,500 - 33
North West -52 121 £40,000 +5.96% 24
East of England -34 108 £45,000 +12.50% 19
West Midlands +12 99 £32,500 -13.33% 17
Manchester -47 86 £40,000 - 17
Scotland -16 69 £40,000 +2.56% 8
Yorkshire -28 69 £35,000 -22.22% 13
East Midlands +20 68 £47,500 +45.03% 14
Berkshire -4 68 £53,750 +34.37% 11
Surrey -5 67 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Gloucestershire +38 62 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Birmingham +10 57 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Hampshire -1 45 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Bristol -31 45 £37,500 +15.38% 11
Oxfordshire -23 43 £52,500 +31.25% 4
West Yorkshire -36 42 £33,750 -25.00% 9
Cambridgeshire -7 40 £45,000 - 10
East Sussex +10 37 £45,000 - 5
Edinburgh +7 34 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Brighton +10 33 £45,000 - 4
Cambridge +8 31 £45,000 - 7
Leicestershire +11 27 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 27 £48,500 +27.63% 5
Staffordshire +20 25 £31,500 -7.35% 2
Milton Keynes +10 25 £47,500 +25.00% 4
Hertfordshire -27 25 £51,250 +13.88% 6

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 3087 (66.54%) Apple iOS
2 2082 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1740 (37.51%) Java
4 1661 (35.81%) Android Development
5 1521 (32.79%) Mobile App
6 1232 (26.56%) Windows
7 1217 (26.23%) JavaScript
8 1153 (24.85%) HTML
9 1089 (23.47%) iOS Development
10 956 (20.61%) CSS
11 952 (20.52%) C#
12 859 (18.52%) Mobile Development
13 821 (17.70%) Degree
14 796 (17.16%) .NET
15 771 (16.62%) TDD
16 697 (15.02%) Git (software)
17 671 (14.46%) Scrum
18 657 (14.16%) Objective-C
19 635 (13.69%) User Experience
20 627 (13.52%) Software Engineering
21 610 (13.15%) SQL
22 590 (12.72%) HTML5
23 586 (12.63%) Microsoft
24 581 (12.52%) Finance
25 573 (12.35%) C++
25 573 (12.35%) OO
26 562 (12.11%) SQL Server
27 510 (10.99%) Web Services
28 508 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
29 490 (10.56%) MVC

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
1 173 (3.73%) MS Exchange
2 111 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 98 (2.11%) CMS
5 96 (2.07%) SharePoint
6 84 (1.81%) IIS
7 77 (1.66%) JBoss
8 75 (1.62%) Skype for Business
9 69 (1.49%) Apache
10 68 (1.47%) Tomcat
11 64 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 60 (1.29%) WordPress
13 52 (1.12%) WebLogic
14 50 (1.08%) WebSphere
15 49 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
16 46 (0.99%) Joomla!
17 44 (0.95%) Apache Spark
18 41 (0.88%) Alfresco
19 34 (0.73%) GlassFish
20 33 (0.71%) WildFly
Applications
1 256 (5.52%) MS Office
2 250 (5.39%) MS Excel
3 125 (2.69%) Photoshop
4 77 (1.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 43 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 36 (0.78%) InVision
7 22 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 16 (0.34%) InDesign
9 15 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
10 14 (0.30%) Flinto
11 13 (0.28%) MS Visio
12 11 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
13 7 (0.15%) CINEMA 4D
13 7 (0.15%) MS Project
14 6 (0.13%) 3ds Max
14 6 (0.13%) GIMP
15 5 (0.11%) Maple
15 5 (0.11%) Maya
16 3 (0.065%) Adobe Captivate
16 3 (0.065%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (0.22%) Magento
3 10 (0.22%) SAP Business One
4 8 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.15%) Infor M3
5 7 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.086%) Radian6
6 4 (0.086%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.086%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.086%) SystmOne
6 4 (0.086%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.065%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.043%) Eikon
8 2 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.022%) assyst
9 1 (0.022%) Documaker
9 1 (0.022%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 276 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (4.68%) Google Play
3 165 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 138 (2.97%) Office 365
5 88 (1.90%) SaaS
6 80 (1.72%) GitHub
7 39 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (0.60%) PaaS
9 26 (0.56%) IaaS
10 23 (0.50%) iTunes
11 21 (0.45%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.37%) Google Analytics
13 16 (0.34%) Mimecast
14 15 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (0.32%) CloudFront
15 14 (0.30%) Heroku
15 14 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.28%) Google Apps
16 13 (0.28%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 182 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 152 (3.28%) Internet
3 144 (3.10%) Firewall
4 143 (3.08%) DNS
5 130 (2.80%) VoIP
6 127 (2.74%) LAN
7 114 (2.46%) VPN
8 112 (2.41%) HTTP
9 107 (2.31%) WAN
10 93 (2.00%) DHCP
11 89 (1.92%) Wireless
12 74 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
13 55 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
14 49 (1.06%) VLAN
15 48 (1.03%) SSL
16 45 (0.97%) Skype
17 39 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
18 38 (0.82%) SAN
19 34 (0.73%) HTTPS
20 32 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (12.11%) SQL Server
2 274 (5.91%) MySQL
3 215 (4.63%) MongoDB
4 209 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 180 (3.88%) Big Data
6 124 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 110 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 105 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
9 101 (2.18%) SQLite
10 92 (1.98%) Hadoop
11 60 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (0.99%) RDBMS
13 46 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
14 41 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (0.84%) Redis
16 35 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 31 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
18 24 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 22 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 697 (15.02%) Git (software)
2 351 (7.57%) Jenkins
3 238 (5.13%) JIRA
4 235 (5.07%) Subversion
5 226 (4.87%) Android Studio
5 226 (4.87%) Selenium
6 216 (4.66%) Gradle
7 184 (3.97%) Xcode
8 182 (3.92%) Maven
9 179 (3.86%) JUnit
10 177 (3.82%) Cucumber
11 172 (3.71%) Eclipse
12 161 (3.47%) Appium
13 111 (2.39%) Visual Studio
14 106 (2.28%) Calabash
15 76 (1.64%) Hudson
16 68 (1.47%) WebDriver
17 63 (1.36%) Ant
18 52 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 47 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 581 (12.52%) Finance
2 369 (7.95%) Games
3 240 (5.17%) Retail
4 214 (4.61%) Telecoms
5 172 (3.71%) Banking
6 169 (3.64%) Marketing
7 130 (2.80%) Law
8 73 (1.57%) Legal
9 71 (1.53%) Publishing
10 59 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 50 (1.08%) Advertising
12 42 (0.91%) Electronics
13 27 (0.58%) Back Office
14 25 (0.54%) Automotive
15 22 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.47%) Military
16 19 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.30%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.28%) Billing
19 11 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2502 (53.93%) Developer
2 906 (19.53%) Android Developer
3 514 (11.08%) Senior Developer
4 431 (9.29%) Java Developer
5 404 (8.71%) iOS Developer
6 380 (8.19%) Analyst
7 360 (7.76%) .NET Developer
8 305 (6.57%) Mobile Developer
9 303 (6.53%) C# Developer
10 230 (4.96%) Software Developer
11 229 (4.94%) Applications Developer
12 212 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
13 192 (4.14%) Software Engineer
14 190 (4.10%) Senior Android Developer
15 187 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
16 186 (4.01%) iOS Android Developer
17 181 (3.90%) Support Engineer
18 172 (3.71%) Designer
19 156 (3.36%) Java Android Developer
20 148 (3.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1153 (24.85%) HTML
2 956 (20.61%) CSS
3 796 (17.16%) .NET
4 590 (12.72%) HTML5
5 510 (10.99%) Web Services
6 484 (10.43%) AngularJS
7 462 (9.96%) jQuery
8 438 (9.44%) REST
9 437 (9.42%) XML
10 419 (9.03%) JSON
11 392 (8.45%) ASP.NET
12 391 (8.43%) Android SDK
13 334 (7.20%) Node.js
14 325 (7.01%) RESTful
15 309 (6.66%) CSS3
16 276 (5.95%) SOAP
17 267 (5.76%) Spring
18 251 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
19 236 (5.09%) iOS SDK
20 202 (4.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1521 (32.79%) Mobile App
2 635 (13.69%) User Experience
3 490 (10.56%) Computer Science
4 413 (8.90%) Blackberry
5 384 (8.28%) iPhone
6 278 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
7 148 (3.19%) iPad
8 132 (2.85%) Smartphone
9 119 (2.57%) Fintech
10 106 (2.28%) Algorithms
11 99 (2.13%) Mathematics
12 95 (2.05%) Animation
13 87 (1.88%) Social Media
14 86 (1.85%) Visualisation
15 68 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
16 53 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
16 53 (1.14%) Cybercrime
17 47 (1.01%) Mobile Games
18 45 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
19 44 (0.95%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3087 (66.54%) Apple iOS
2 1232 (26.56%) Windows
3 465 (10.02%) Linux
4 240 (5.17%) Windows Phone
5 236 (5.09%) Windows 7
6 214 (4.61%) Windows Server
7 200 (4.31%) Mac OS X
8 194 (4.18%) Unix
9 189 (4.07%) Windows Mobile
10 138 (2.97%) Windows 8
11 124 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 120 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 106 (2.28%) Windows 10
14 90 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 88 (1.90%) Windows XP
16 68 (1.47%) Mac OS
17 55 (1.19%) Windows Vista
18 33 (0.71%) Ubuntu
19 26 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
20 23 (0.50%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2082 (44.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1661 (35.81%) Android Development
3 1089 (23.47%) iOS Development
4 859 (18.52%) Mobile Development
5 771 (16.62%) TDD
6 671 (14.46%) Scrum
7 627 (13.52%) Software Engineering
8 573 (12.35%) OO
9 508 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
10 490 (10.56%) MVC
11 388 (8.36%) Web Development
12 348 (7.50%) Unit Testing
13 332 (7.16%) BDD
14 323 (6.96%) Mobile Application Development
15 266 (5.73%) OOP
16 253 (5.45%) E-Commerce
17 235 (5.07%) Mentoring
18 227 (4.89%) Analytics
19 226 (4.87%) Front End Development
20 208 (4.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1740 (37.51%) Java
2 1217 (26.23%) JavaScript
3 952 (20.52%) C#
4 657 (14.16%) Objective-C
5 610 (13.15%) SQL
6 573 (12.35%) C++
7 363 (7.82%) PHP
8 335 (7.22%) Python
9 270 (5.82%) Apple Swift
10 269 (5.80%) C
11 187 (4.03%) Ruby
12 111 (2.39%) Perl
13 91 (1.96%) VB.NET
14 83 (1.79%) Scala
15 63 (1.36%) Bash Shell
16 57 (1.23%) VB
17 55 (1.19%) T-SQL
18 53 (1.14%) Groovy
19 46 (0.99%) Clojure
20 33 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 821 (17.70%) Degree
2 182 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 83 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 78 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 69 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 64 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 54 (1.16%) ISEB
8 49 (1.06%) MCP
9 43 (0.93%) PhD
10 36 (0.78%) MCSE
11 33 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
12 31 (0.67%) CCNA
13 25 (0.54%) SANS
14 22 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 22 (0.47%) PMI Certification
15 21 (0.45%) A+ Certification
16 18 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
17 17 (0.37%) PMP
18 16 (0.34%) MCDST
18 16 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 466 (10.05%) QA
2 58 (1.25%) SLA
3 22 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 13 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.11%) SDET
7 3 (0.065%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.065%) WCAG
8 2 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.043%) JTAG
8 2 (0.043%) WAI
9 1 (0.022%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.022%) COSHH
9 1 (0.022%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.022%) ISO26262
9 1 (0.022%) MISRA
System Software
1 407 (8.77%) Active Directory
2 116 (2.50%) Docker
3 105 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 76 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 41 (0.88%) XenApp
6 36 (0.78%) Firmware
7 34 (0.73%) vSphere
8 33 (0.71%) Terminal Services
9 19 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 17 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (0.34%) NFS
12 13 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.19%) KVM
14 6 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.11%) VMFS
16 3 (0.065%) Microsoft App-V
17 2 (0.043%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.043%) Xen
17 2 (0.043%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 71 (1.53%) SCCM
2 64 (1.38%) Puppet
3 57 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (0.86%) Ansible
5 32 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 28 (0.60%) WSUS
7 24 (0.52%) Salt
8 21 (0.45%) Nagios
9 18 (0.39%) AirWatch
10 16 (0.34%) Nmap
11 15 (0.32%) Nessus
11 15 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
12 14 (0.30%) Kubernetes
13 13 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
14 8 (0.17%) TeamSite
15 7 (0.15%) SCOM
15 7 (0.15%) ZABBIX
16 6 (0.13%) Mesos
17 5 (0.11%) HAProxy
17 5 (0.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 586 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 383 (8.26%) Google
3 350 (7.54%) Apple
4 197 (4.25%) Xamarin
5 187 (4.03%) Oracle
6 157 (3.38%) Cisco
7 150 (3.23%) VMware
8 146 (3.15%) Adobe
9 133 (2.87%) Citrix
10 100 (2.16%) HP
11 70 (1.51%) Dell
12 67 (1.44%) Facebook
13 57 (1.23%) Twitter
14 50 (1.08%) SAP
15 39 (0.84%) iManage
16 35 (0.75%) MobileIron
17 34 (0.73%) IBM
18 33 (0.71%) Veeam
19 29 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
20 28 (0.60%) Draytek
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