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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
Rank 156 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android 1777 2567 2674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.11% 2.61% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.72% 10.03% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 2227 2341
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
20382 25591 28400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.25% 26.01% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17224 21623 23750
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,150
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -41 1656 £45,000 - 367
London -38 764 £55,000 +4.76% 166
South East -27 276 £42,500 +6.25% 47
South West -13 144 £42,000 - 22
North West -1 132 £40,000 - 38
East of England -31 114 £42,500 +6.25% 28
City of London -9 103 £60,000 +20.00% 30
Manchester +1 101 £40,000 - 30
West Midlands +6 87 £37,500 - 34
Berkshire +29 72 £41,250 -1.78% 15
Scotland +11 64 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Gloucestershire +2 62 £47,500 -13.63% 7
Hampshire -11 62 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East Midlands 0 56 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Cambridgeshire -9 52 £43,750 +12.17% 13
Cambridge -3 50 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Yorkshire -33 43 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Wales +30 42 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Hertfordshire +7 40 £47,000 -11.32% 10
North East +17 38 £22,500 -43.75% 3
Oxfordshire -3 37 £36,250 -23.28% 12
Surrey -34 36 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Tyne and Wear +16 35 £22,500 -43.75% 2
South Wales +29 34 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +19 34 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Birmingham +9 34 £37,500 - 11
Bristol -11 33 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Edinburgh +15 30 £45,000 -22.07% 4
Oxford +15 28 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Cardiff +31 27 £42,500 -3.40% 3

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 2568 (66.84%) Apple iOS
2 1722 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1401 (36.47%) Java
4 1262 (32.85%) Android Development
5 1194 (31.08%) Mobile App
6 1100 (28.63%) JavaScript
7 1051 (27.36%) HTML
8 950 (24.73%) C#
9 917 (23.87%) Windows
10 810 (21.08%) CSS
11 780 (20.30%) iOS Development
12 682 (17.75%) Mobile Development
13 674 (17.54%) .NET
14 621 (16.16%) TDD
15 601 (15.64%) Degree
16 550 (14.32%) Software Engineering
16 550 (14.32%) Scrum
17 541 (14.08%) SQL
18 540 (14.06%) User Experience
19 536 (13.95%) Git (software)
20 516 (13.43%) Microsoft
21 512 (13.33%) SQL Server
22 501 (13.04%) AngularJS
23 500 (13.01%) Linux
24 481 (12.52%) HTML5
25 477 (12.42%) Objective-C
25 477 (12.42%) Finance
26 474 (12.34%) C++
27 435 (11.32%) MVC
28 430 (11.19%) OO

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
1 119 (3.10%) MS Exchange
2 109 (2.84%) WebLogic
3 105 (2.73%) JBoss
4 96 (2.50%) CMS
5 91 (2.37%) WebSphere
6 79 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 66 (1.72%) Apache
8 64 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 61 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
10 55 (1.43%) Confluence
10 55 (1.43%) Skype for Business
11 53 (1.38%) SharePoint
12 51 (1.33%) Jetty
13 48 (1.25%) Apache Spark
13 48 (1.25%) IIS
14 47 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 41 (1.07%) Apache Solr
16 38 (0.99%) OpenStack
17 37 (0.96%) Apache Pig
17 37 (0.96%) Joomla!
Applications
1 224 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 194 (5.05%) MS Office
3 97 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 57 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 41 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 32 (0.83%) InVision
7 30 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.26%) MS Project
9 8 (0.21%) 3ds Max
10 7 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
11 6 (0.16%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.16%) Maya
12 5 (0.13%) Flinto
13 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
14 3 (0.078%) Adobe Captivate
14 3 (0.078%) InDesign
14 3 (0.078%) ZBrush
15 2 (0.052%) Mudbox
Business Applications
1 16 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.16%) Eikon
4 6 (0.16%) Sage X3
5 5 (0.13%) Line 50
5 5 (0.13%) Magento
5 5 (0.13%) Movex
6 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.078%) BASE24
7 3 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.052%) assyst
8 2 (0.052%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.052%) Summit
9 1 (0.026%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.026%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.026%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.026%) StreamServe
9 1 (0.026%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 234 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (5.36%) Google Play
3 196 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 112 (2.92%) Office 365
5 106 (2.76%) SaaS
6 85 (2.21%) GitHub
7 26 (0.68%) Mimecast
8 19 (0.49%) PaaS
9 18 (0.47%) Slack
10 16 (0.42%) IaaS
11 15 (0.39%) Heroku
12 14 (0.36%) iTunes
13 13 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.31%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.26%) Google Analytics
16 8 (0.21%) OneDrive
17 7 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
18 6 (0.16%) Bluemix
18 6 (0.16%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 124 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 120 (3.12%) HTTP
3 116 (3.02%) Internet
4 93 (2.42%) Firewall
5 73 (1.90%) VPN
6 69 (1.80%) DNS
7 66 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
8 57 (1.48%) VoIP
9 56 (1.46%) Wireless
10 55 (1.43%) Bluetooth
11 53 (1.38%) DHCP
11 53 (1.38%) Skype
12 51 (1.33%) LAN
13 48 (1.25%) WAN
14 45 (1.17%) HTTPS
15 38 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
16 35 (0.91%) Network Security
17 33 (0.86%) SSL
18 20 (0.52%) Ethernet
19 19 (0.49%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 253 (6.59%) MySQL
3 172 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 163 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 147 (3.83%) Big Data
6 102 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
7 92 (2.39%) Hadoop
8 86 (2.24%) Relational Database
8 86 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 80 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 57 (1.48%) Redis
11 54 (1.41%) SQLite
12 47 (1.22%) RDBMS
13 40 (1.04%) Couchbase
13 40 (1.04%) Riak
14 38 (0.99%) Hazelcast
15 37 (0.96%) Apache Hive
16 27 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (0.68%) MS Access
18 23 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 536 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 236 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 216 (5.62%) Selenium
4 215 (5.60%) JIRA
5 183 (4.76%) Android Studio
6 175 (4.55%) Subversion
7 144 (3.75%) Gradle
8 138 (3.59%) Maven
9 133 (3.46%) Cucumber
10 116 (3.02%) Appium
11 115 (2.99%) Xcode
12 104 (2.71%) JUnit
13 92 (2.39%) Eclipse
14 89 (2.32%) Visual Studio
15 68 (1.77%) WebDriver
16 53 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 52 (1.35%) Calabash
18 42 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 39 (1.02%) Ant
20 37 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 477 (12.42%) Finance
2 334 (8.69%) Games
3 251 (6.53%) Retail
4 201 (5.23%) Banking
5 182 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 137 (3.57%) Marketing
7 87 (2.26%) Publishing
8 73 (1.90%) Law
9 57 (1.48%) Electronics
10 54 (1.41%) Advertising
11 39 (1.02%) Automotive
12 37 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 36 (0.94%) Legal
14 28 (0.73%) Manufacturing
15 20 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 20 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 19 (0.49%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.23%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.23%) French Language
18 7 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 2020 (52.58%) Developer
2 706 (18.38%) Android Developer
3 353 (9.19%) Senior Developer
4 291 (7.57%) Analyst
5 289 (7.52%) C# Developer
6 282 (7.34%) Java Developer
7 278 (7.24%) .NET Developer
8 242 (6.30%) iOS Developer
9 239 (6.22%) Software Engineer
10 195 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
11 192 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 159 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
13 156 (4.06%) Applications Developer
14 134 (3.49%) Support Engineer
15 133 (3.46%) Junior
16 132 (3.44%) Designer
16 132 (3.44%) Senior Android Developer
17 131 (3.41%) iOS Android Developer
18 120 (3.12%) Architect
19 114 (2.97%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1051 (27.36%) HTML
2 810 (21.08%) CSS
3 674 (17.54%) .NET
4 501 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 481 (12.52%) HTML5
6 415 (10.80%) Web Services
7 368 (9.58%) ASP.NET
8 339 (8.82%) jQuery
9 313 (8.15%) XML
10 309 (8.04%) REST
11 307 (7.99%) Android SDK
12 301 (7.83%) RESTful
13 284 (7.39%) Node.js
14 248 (6.45%) JSON
15 244 (6.35%) React
16 214 (5.57%) Spring
17 211 (5.49%) CSS3
18 207 (5.39%) SOAP
19 206 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
20 192 (5.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1194 (31.08%) Mobile App
2 540 (14.06%) User Experience
3 401 (10.44%) Computer Science
4 293 (7.63%) iPhone
5 235 (6.12%) Blackberry
6 229 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
7 139 (3.62%) iPad
8 86 (2.24%) Fintech
9 81 (2.11%) Smartphone
10 80 (2.08%) Algorithms
11 67 (1.74%) Mathematics
12 62 (1.61%) Social Media
13 57 (1.48%) Client/Server
14 53 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
15 52 (1.35%) Animation
16 50 (1.30%) Data Structures
17 49 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
18 47 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 44 (1.15%) Cryptography
20 41 (1.07%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2568 (66.84%) Apple iOS
2 917 (23.87%) Windows
3 500 (13.01%) Linux
4 178 (4.63%) Windows 7
5 173 (4.50%) Unix
6 166 (4.32%) Windows Phone
7 151 (3.93%) Windows Server
8 141 (3.67%) Mac OS X
9 98 (2.55%) Windows 10
10 86 (2.24%) Windows 8
11 82 (2.13%) Mac OS
12 73 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
13 71 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
14 59 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 41 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (0.57%) Windows XP
17 18 (0.47%) Ubuntu
18 17 (0.44%) Windows 2000
18 17 (0.44%) Windows CE
19 12 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1722 (44.82%) Agile Software Development
2 1262 (32.85%) Android Development
3 780 (20.30%) iOS Development
4 682 (17.75%) Mobile Development
5 621 (16.16%) TDD
6 550 (14.32%) Scrum
6 550 (14.32%) Software Engineering
7 435 (11.32%) MVC
8 430 (11.19%) OO
9 407 (10.59%) Web Development
10 354 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
11 279 (7.26%) BDD
12 270 (7.03%) E-Commerce
13 267 (6.95%) Mentoring
14 240 (6.25%) OOP
15 238 (6.19%) Mobile Application Development
16 228 (5.93%) Front End Development
17 219 (5.70%) Unit Testing
18 188 (4.89%) Open Source
19 178 (4.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1401 (36.47%) Java
2 1100 (28.63%) JavaScript
3 950 (24.73%) C#
4 541 (14.08%) SQL
5 477 (12.42%) Objective-C
6 474 (12.34%) C++
7 385 (10.02%) Python
8 374 (9.73%) PHP
9 273 (7.11%) C
10 200 (5.21%) Apple Swift
11 168 (4.37%) Perl
12 153 (3.98%) Ruby
13 122 (3.18%) Bash Shell
14 82 (2.13%) VB.NET
15 70 (1.82%) Groovy
16 68 (1.77%) Scala
17 65 (1.69%) Go
18 62 (1.61%) PowerShell
19 44 (1.15%) Embedded C
20 42 (1.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 601 (15.64%) Degree
2 167 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 87 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 79 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 77 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 65 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 46 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (1.20%) MCP
8 45 (1.17%) ISEB
9 43 (1.12%) CCNA
10 40 (1.04%) MCSE
11 23 (0.60%) MCSA
12 22 (0.57%) CISSP
13 20 (0.52%) PhD
14 19 (0.49%) GIAC
14 19 (0.49%) SANS
15 17 (0.44%) Linux+ Certification
15 17 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
15 17 (0.44%) SSCP
16 16 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 397 (10.33%) QA
2 35 (0.91%) SLA
3 15 (0.39%) JTAG
4 13 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.23%) MISRA
6 7 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.10%) SDET
8 3 (0.078%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.078%) GCP
8 3 (0.078%) HL7
9 2 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 7816
9 2 (0.052%) ISO13485
10 1 (0.026%) GDPR
10 1 (0.026%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 263 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 99 (2.58%) Docker
3 94 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 39 (1.02%) Firmware
6 26 (0.68%) XenApp
7 24 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.49%) vSphere
9 5 (0.13%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.078%) Xen
12 2 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.026%) KVM
13 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.026%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.026%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 64 (1.67%) Ansible
1 64 (1.67%) Puppet
2 60 (1.56%) SCCM
3 50 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (1.17%) Salt
5 35 (0.91%) Kibana
5 35 (0.91%) logstash
6 32 (0.83%) Nagios
7 25 (0.65%) AirWatch
8 10 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.23%) Kubernetes
10 8 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (0.16%) TeamSite
13 5 (0.13%) PaperCut
14 4 (0.10%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.10%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
14 4 (0.10%) Rancher
14 4 (0.10%) SCOM
15 3 (0.078%) Nessus
Vendors
1 516 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 314 (8.17%) Google
3 275 (7.16%) Apple
4 217 (5.65%) Xamarin
5 155 (4.03%) Oracle
6 128 (3.33%) Adobe
6 128 (3.33%) VMware
7 107 (2.79%) Citrix
8 105 (2.73%) Cisco
9 65 (1.69%) Dell
10 62 (1.61%) HP
11 53 (1.38%) IBM
12 41 (1.07%) iManage
13 35 (0.91%) SAP
14 33 (0.86%) Facebook
15 23 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (0.44%) Twitter
17 16 (0.42%) ServiceNow
17 16 (0.42%) Sitecore
18 15 (0.39%) MEDITECH
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Central London / West End
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Searchability
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London
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