Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 117 183
Rank change year-on-year -2 +66 -13
Permanent jobs citing Android 91 348 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 2.17% 2.74% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 11.79% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 93 283 226
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 864 2,952 3,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 20.61% 23.21% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 764 2,533 2,921
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £91,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Central London

Android
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in Central London.

Salary trend for Android in Central London

Android
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in Central London over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Android in Central London

Android
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 81 £65,000 +13.04% 30
West End of London +33 8 £66,250 -17.19%
City of Westminster +22 6 £62,500 -12.28%
Camden +26 1 £39,627 -35.30%
Android
London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Android.

1 65 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.16%) Mobile Development
4 30 (32.97%) User Experience
5 28 (30.77%) Java
6 25 (27.47%) Kotlin
7 24 (26.37%) React Native
8 23 (25.27%) BDD
8 23 (25.27%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (24.18%) Android Development
10 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
10 19 (20.88%) Finance
10 19 (20.88%) TDD
11 16 (17.58%) Virtual Team
12 13 (14.29%) Python
13 12 (13.19%) C#
14 11 (12.09%) Mobile Games
14 11 (12.09%) Games
14 11 (12.09%) Test Automation
15 10 (10.99%) Android Studio
15 10 (10.99%) Xcode
15 10 (10.99%) Objective-C
15 10 (10.99%) Degree
16 9 (9.89%) Marketing
16 9 (9.89%) Banking
16 9 (9.89%) C++
16 9 (9.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 9 (9.89%) Apple Swift
16 9 (9.89%) Analytics
17 8 (8.79%) Jenkins

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.10%) Confluence
1 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) InVision
1 7 (7.69%) Sketch
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 7 (7.69%) GitHub
2 6 (6.59%) Firebase
2 6 (6.59%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.30%) AWS
4 3 (3.30%) Azure
5 2 (2.20%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.20%) Office 365
6 1 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.10%) GCP
6 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.10%) PaaS
6 1 (1.10%) Serverless
6 1 (1.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.40%) HTTP
3 1 (1.10%) 3G
3 1 (1.10%) 4G
3 1 (1.10%) DMZ
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.10%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.10%) VPN
3 1 (1.10%) WAN
3 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.10%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Android Studio
1 10 (10.99%) Xcode
2 8 (8.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.69%) GitLab
4 6 (6.59%) Appium
5 4 (4.40%) Gradle
5 4 (4.40%) Postman
5 4 (4.40%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.30%) git-flow
7 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.10%) Charles Proxy
8 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Games
3 9 (9.89%) Banking
3 9 (9.89%) Marketing
4 8 (8.79%) Retail Banking
5 5 (5.49%) Publishing
6 4 (4.40%) Law
7 3 (3.30%) Retail
8 1 (1.10%) Advertising
8 1 (1.10%) Legal
8 1 (1.10%) Police
8 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 23 (25.27%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Games Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Designer
5 7 (7.69%) Mobile Games Developer
5 7 (7.69%) UI Designer
5 7 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
5 7 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 6 (6.59%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.59%) QA Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior QA Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Lead Android Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Tester
8 3 (3.30%) Android Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (3.30%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.37%) React Native
2 9 (9.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 8 (8.79%) RxJava
4 7 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (7.69%) cocos2d
4 7 (7.69%) JNI
4 7 (7.69%) OpenGL
5 5 (5.49%) Flutter
5 5 (5.49%) Kafka
6 4 (4.40%) Android SDK
6 4 (4.40%) RxSwift
7 3 (3.30%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.30%) RESTful
7 3 (3.30%) Spring
8 2 (2.20%) HTML
8 2 (2.20%) NativeScript
8 2 (2.20%) Node.js
8 2 (2.20%) Web Services
9 1 (1.10%) React
9 1 (1.10%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.97%) User Experience
2 19 (20.88%) Mobile App
3 16 (17.58%) Virtual Team
4 11 (12.09%) Mobile Games
5 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (6.59%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.20%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.20%) iPhone
8 2 (2.20%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.10%) iPad
9 1 (1.10%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (1.10%) Social Network
9 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 6 (6.59%) Windows
3 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.20%) Linux
4 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.10%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.16%) Mobile Development
3 23 (25.27%) BDD
3 23 (25.27%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (24.18%) Android Development
5 19 (20.88%) TDD
6 11 (12.09%) Test Automation
7 9 (9.89%) Analytics
8 8 (8.79%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.79%) Game Development
9 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
9 7 (7.69%) Content Management
9 7 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (7.69%) Design Thinking
9 7 (7.69%) Microservices
9 7 (7.69%) Validation
9 7 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (6.59%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.77%) Java
2 25 (27.47%) Kotlin
3 13 (14.29%) Python
4 12 (13.19%) C#
5 10 (10.99%) Objective-C
6 9 (9.89%) Apple Swift
6 9 (9.89%) C++
7 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.49%) Go
9 2 (2.20%) C
9 2 (2.20%) Ruby
10 1 (1.10%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.10%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.10%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (1.10%) CISM
3 1 (1.10%) CISSP
3 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Docker
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Kibana
2 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.10%) Nessus
2 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Google
2 7 (7.69%) Adobe
2 7 (7.69%) Apple
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.20%) Facebook
4 2 (2.20%) McAfee
4 2 (2.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco
5 1 (1.10%) Dell
5 1 (1.10%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) Intapp
5 1 (1.10%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.10%) Okta
5 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.10%) Sophos
5 1 (1.10%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.10%) Xamarin