Period
to 17 April 2021

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 17 April 2021 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
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 128 154
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26 +8
Permanent jobs citing Android 79 178 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.61% 2.14% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.65% 10.51% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 73 151 164
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,250 £29,825
25th Percentile £56,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +20.00%
75th Percentile £81,750 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £94,750 £77,500 £89,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +14.29%

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 742 1,693 2,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.10% 20.34% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 651 1,482 2,067
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,284 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +7.14%

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 17 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2021, 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 52 (65.82%) Apple iOS
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.91%) Java
4 25 (31.65%) Android Development
4 25 (31.65%) Mobile Development
5 24 (30.38%) Python
6 21 (26.58%) Kotlin
7 19 (24.05%) Mobile App
7 19 (24.05%) Apple
8 18 (22.78%) SaaS
9 17 (21.52%) AWS
9 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
9 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
10 16 (20.25%) Windows
11 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
11 14 (17.72%) Machine Learning
12 13 (16.46%) API Testing
12 13 (16.46%) QA
13 11 (13.92%) HTTP
13 11 (13.92%) OO
13 11 (13.92%) Performance Optimisation
13 11 (13.92%) Concurrent Programming
13 11 (13.92%) API Design
13 11 (13.92%) iOS Development
14 10 (12.66%) Apple Swift
14 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
15 9 (11.39%) SQL
15 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
15 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
15 9 (11.39%) Azure

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 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) Confluence
2 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) SaaS
2 17 (21.52%) AWS
3 9 (11.39%) Azure
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (7.59%) Serverless
6 5 (6.33%) GCP
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (5.06%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.27%) Firebase
8 1 (1.27%) GitHub
8 1 (1.27%) Google Play
8 1 (1.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.92%) HTTP
3 5 (6.33%) DNS
4 4 (5.06%) DHCP
4 4 (5.06%) VPN
5 2 (2.53%) 2G
5 2 (2.53%) 3G
5 2 (2.53%) 4G
5 2 (2.53%) 5G
5 2 (2.53%) Internet
5 2 (2.53%) LTE
5 2 (2.53%) MIMO
5 2 (2.53%) VoIP
5 2 (2.53%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.27%) Firewall
6 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.27%) Skype
6 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (3.80%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.27%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) Looker
4 1 (1.27%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.27%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.13%) Postman
3 7 (8.86%) JIRA
4 6 (7.59%) Appium
4 6 (7.59%) Selenium
5 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.33%) TestCafe
6 4 (5.06%) Android Studio
6 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.53%) Cypress.io
7 2 (2.53%) Gradle
7 2 (2.53%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.27%) git-flow
8 1 (1.27%) JMeter
8 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.27%) Storybook
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Law
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Publishing
6 1 (1.27%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (31.65%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Senior Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Python Developer
3 11 (13.92%) Senior Python Developer
4 7 (8.86%) QA Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Tester
5 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Development Manager
6 5 (6.33%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Development Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (3.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.80%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) React
2 6 (7.59%) React Native
2 6 (7.59%) RxJava
3 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.06%) Kafka
4 3 (3.80%) .NET
4 3 (3.80%) .NET Core
4 3 (3.80%) CSS
4 3 (3.80%) WebSockets
5 2 (2.53%) GraphQL
5 2 (2.53%) Jest
5 2 (2.53%) Node.js
6 1 (1.27%) Adobe AIR
6 1 (1.27%) CSS3
6 1 (1.27%) HTML
6 1 (1.27%) JSON
6 1 (1.27%) NativeScript
6 1 (1.27%) REST
6 1 (1.27%) RESTful
6 1 (1.27%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.13%) User Experience
3 5 (6.33%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.82%) Apple iOS
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.06%) Linux
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Check Point GAiA
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Unix
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (31.65%) Android Development
2 25 (31.65%) Mobile Development
3 14 (17.72%) Machine Learning
3 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
4 13 (16.46%) API Testing
5 11 (13.92%) API Design
5 11 (13.92%) Concurrent Programming
5 11 (13.92%) iOS Development
5 11 (13.92%) OO
5 11 (13.92%) Performance Optimisation
6 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.13%) DevOps
7 8 (10.13%) Microservices
7 8 (10.13%) SDET
8 7 (8.86%) SDLC
9 6 (7.59%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.33%) QA Automation
10 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
10 5 (6.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Java
2 24 (30.38%) Python
3 21 (26.58%) Kotlin
4 17 (21.52%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) Apple Swift
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
7 7 (8.86%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.33%) C
8 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.80%) C#
9 3 (3.80%) C++
10 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.27%) Groovy
11 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) CISM
3 1 (1.27%) CISSP
3 1 (1.27%) MCP
3 1 (1.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) Docker
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.27%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Ansible
1 4 (5.06%) Terraform
2 2 (2.53%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.27%) Nessus
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Apple
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) Bloomberg
3 3 (3.80%) Broadcom
3 3 (3.80%) Citrix
3 3 (3.80%) Polycom
3 3 (3.80%) Reuters
4 2 (2.53%) Adobe
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco
4 2 (2.53%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) HP
4 2 (2.53%) Mitel
4 2 (2.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.53%) Xerox
5 1 (1.27%) CA
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.27%) Qualtrics
5 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow