Period
to 4 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 133 145 163
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18 -44
Permanent jobs citing Android 128 212 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.94% 2.12% 1.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.54% 9.31% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 113 177 191
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £79,250 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% +11.90% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,342 2,277 2,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.37% 22.75% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 2,029 2,094
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £31,175 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £94,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in the City of London

Android
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in the City of London.

Salary trend for Android in the City of London

Android
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Android in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Android.

1 75 (58.59%) Apple iOS
2 48 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 45 (35.16%) Windows
4 39 (30.47%) Android Development
5 38 (29.69%) Java
6 29 (22.66%) Kotlin
7 28 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (21.09%) Mobile Development
9 26 (20.31%) Linux
9 26 (20.31%) TCP/IP
10 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
12 21 (16.41%) Insurtech
13 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
13 20 (15.63%) Python
13 20 (15.63%) Finance
13 20 (15.63%) Office 365
14 19 (14.84%) Greenfield Project
15 18 (14.06%) Analytics
16 17 (13.28%) C#
17 16 (12.50%) ITIL
17 16 (12.50%) Firewall
17 16 (12.50%) Windows 7
18 15 (11.72%) WebSockets
18 15 (11.72%) Wireshark
18 15 (11.72%) User Experience
19 13 (10.16%) DevOps
19 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.91%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.13%) Headless CMS
3 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.63%) Office 365
2 9 (7.03%) AWS
2 9 (7.03%) SaaS
3 7 (5.47%) Serverless
4 6 (4.69%) GCP
4 6 (4.69%) Mimecast
5 5 (3.91%) Azure
5 5 (3.91%) GitHub
5 5 (3.91%) WhatsApp
6 4 (3.13%) G Suite
7 3 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.34%) Azure Functions
7 3 (2.34%) Firebase
7 3 (2.34%) Google Play
8 2 (1.56%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.78%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.78%) IaaS
9 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.31%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.50%) Firewall
3 15 (11.72%) Wireshark
4 9 (7.03%) Internet
5 6 (4.69%) Wireless
6 5 (3.91%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (3.91%) Skype
6 5 (3.91%) WebEx
7 4 (3.13%) Broadband
7 4 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.34%) HTTP
9 2 (1.56%) DHCP
9 2 (1.56%) DNS
9 2 (1.56%) NAS
9 2 (1.56%) Network Security
10 1 (0.78%) 4G
10 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.78%) SAN
10 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.69%) Selenium
3 3 (2.34%) Android Studio
3 3 (2.34%) Katalon Studio
3 3 (2.34%) Postman
4 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.78%) Appium
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.78%) fastlane
5 1 (0.78%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.78%) GitLab
5 1 (0.78%) Grunt
5 1 (0.78%) gulp
5 1 (0.78%) JUnit
5 1 (0.78%) TestNG
5 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 20 (15.63%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Games
2 9 (7.03%) Marketing
3 5 (3.91%) Back Office
3 5 (3.91%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.34%) Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Retail
5 1 (0.78%) Law
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (42.19%) Developer
2 28 (21.88%) Android Developer
3 24 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
4 17 (13.28%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.16%) Desktop Support
6 11 (8.59%) Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) Lead Software Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Software Support Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Product Manager
7 10 (7.81%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.81%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.25%) IT Support
9 7 (5.47%) Mobile Product Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Android Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Applications Manager
10 5 (3.91%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.72%) WebSockets
2 11 (8.59%) HTML
2 11 (8.59%) React Native
3 9 (7.03%) CSS
4 7 (5.47%) React
5 6 (4.69%) Android SDK
5 6 (4.69%) J2EE
5 6 (4.69%) Node.js
5 6 (4.69%) Spring
6 5 (3.91%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.91%) HTML5
6 5 (3.91%) J2SE
6 5 (3.91%) JDBC
6 5 (3.91%) REST
6 5 (3.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (3.13%) CSS3
7 4 (3.13%) Ember.js
7 4 (3.13%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.13%) RESTful
8 3 (2.34%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 48 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 19 (14.84%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (11.72%) User Experience
4 10 (7.81%) iPhone
5 7 (5.47%) Blackberry
5 7 (5.47%) iPad
5 7 (5.47%) Smartphone
5 7 (5.47%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.91%) Derivative
8 4 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (3.13%) Mobile Games
8 4 (3.13%) Social Media
8 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.34%) Blog
9 3 (2.34%) Cloud Native
9 3 (2.34%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (2.34%) Handset
10 2 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 75 (58.59%) Apple iOS
2 45 (35.16%) Windows
3 26 (20.31%) Linux
4 16 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 11 (8.59%) Mac OS X
7 8 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 6 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.91%) CentOS
10 1 (0.78%) Unix
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.47%) Android Development
2 28 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 27 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.09%) Mobile Development
4 21 (16.41%) Insurtech
5 18 (14.06%) Analytics
6 16 (12.50%) ITIL
7 13 (10.16%) DevOps
7 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.16%) Test Automation
8 11 (8.59%) Fintech
8 11 (8.59%) iOS Development
8 11 (8.59%) Service Management
9 10 (7.81%) BDD
9 10 (7.81%) OO
10 9 (7.03%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (7.03%) TDD
10 9 (7.03%) User Stories
11 8 (6.25%) Mathematics
12 7 (5.47%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.69%) Java
2 29 (22.66%) Kotlin
3 24 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.63%) Python
5 17 (13.28%) C#
6 6 (4.69%) SQL
7 5 (3.91%) PHP
7 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.34%) C
8 3 (2.34%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.78%) ES6
9 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 7 (5.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.91%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (3.13%) CCNA
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.34%) MCSA
6 2 (1.56%) MCITP
6 2 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) CEH
7 1 (0.78%) CISA
7 1 (0.78%) CISM
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.78%) CRISC
7 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.78%) MCP
7 1 (0.78%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (17.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.78%) Docker
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.38%) Apple
3 10 (7.81%) Google
4 8 (6.25%) Citrix
4 8 (6.25%) VMware
5 6 (4.69%) Cisco
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle
7 3 (2.34%) YouTube
8 2 (1.56%) App Annie
8 2 (1.56%) Facebook
8 2 (1.56%) McAfee
9 1 (0.78%) Adobe
9 1 (0.78%) EMC
9 1 (0.78%) HP
9 1 (0.78%) Intapp
9 1 (0.78%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.78%) Polycom
9 1 (0.78%) Sophos
9 1 (0.78%) Symantec
9 1 (0.78%) TOWER Software