Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 108 183
Rank change year-on-year -28 +75 -11
Permanent jobs citing Android 80 244 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.84% 2.65% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.90% 12.54% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 89 195 139
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,250 £29,700
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £89,600
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +11.63%

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 734 1,945 2,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.92% 21.15% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 648 1,646 2,062
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,625 £30,050
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 43 (53.75%) Apple iOS
2 36 (45.00%) Java
3 28 (35.00%) Android Development
4 27 (33.75%) Python
5 25 (31.25%) Mobile Development
6 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (26.25%) Kotlin
8 20 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 19 (23.75%) Apple
10 18 (22.50%) TCP/IP
11 16 (20.00%) SaaS
12 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
13 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
14 12 (15.00%) React Native
14 12 (15.00%) Concurrent Programming
14 12 (15.00%) API Design
14 12 (15.00%) HTTP
14 12 (15.00%) Windows
14 12 (15.00%) OO
14 12 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
15 11 (13.75%) RxJava
15 11 (13.75%) User Experience
15 11 (13.75%) AWS
16 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
16 10 (12.50%) Microservices
16 10 (12.50%) Finance
17 9 (11.25%) TDD
17 9 (11.25%) Banking
17 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
17 9 (11.25%) Active Directory

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 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) SaaS
2 11 (13.75%) AWS
3 8 (10.00%) Office 365
4 5 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (6.25%) Azure
5 4 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.00%) GCP
6 3 (3.75%) Mimecast
7 2 (2.50%) Firebase
7 2 (2.50%) GitHub
7 2 (2.50%) Serverless
8 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.00%) HTTP
3 5 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (5.00%) DHCP
4 4 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.50%) 2G
5 2 (2.50%) 3G
5 2 (2.50%) 4G
5 2 (2.50%) 5G
5 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 2 (2.50%) LTE
5 2 (2.50%) MIMO
5 2 (2.50%) VoIP
5 2 (2.50%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.25%) DMZ
6 1 (1.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.25%) Firewall
6 1 (1.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.25%) BigQuery
2 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.25%) Looker
2 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.25%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (1.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.75%) Android Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Appium
2 7 (8.75%) Selenium
3 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.50%) Gradle
3 6 (7.50%) SonarQube
4 4 (5.00%) Postman
4 4 (5.00%) Xcode
5 3 (3.75%) git-flow
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
6 2 (2.50%) Cypress.io
6 2 (2.50%) GitLab
7 1 (1.25%) JMeter
7 1 (1.25%) TestCafe
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 8 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.50%) Publishing
4 6 (7.50%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Advertising
5 3 (3.75%) Law
6 2 (2.50%) Electronics
6 2 (2.50%) Games
7 1 (1.25%) Housing Association
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Python Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Senior Python Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Lead Android Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Lead Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Tester
7 4 (5.00%) QA Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Data Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Mobile Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Data Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) React Native
2 11 (13.75%) RxJava
3 8 (10.00%) Kafka
4 4 (5.00%) React
5 2 (2.50%) Android SDK
5 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (2.50%) cocos2d
5 2 (2.50%) CSS
5 2 (2.50%) Flutter
5 2 (2.50%) JNI
5 2 (2.50%) NativeScript
5 2 (2.50%) OpenGL
5 2 (2.50%) RESTful
5 2 (2.50%) RxSwift
5 2 (2.50%) Svelte
5 2 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (2.50%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.25%) JSON
6 1 (1.25%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.75%) User Experience
3 6 (7.50%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (7.50%) Virtual Team
4 5 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Apple iOS
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) Android Development
2 25 (31.25%) Mobile Development
3 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.75%) Machine Learning
5 12 (15.00%) API Design
5 12 (15.00%) Concurrent Programming
5 12 (15.00%) OO
5 12 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 10 (12.50%) Microservices
6 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.25%) API Testing
7 9 (11.25%) BDD
7 9 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (11.25%) TDD
8 8 (10.00%) Push Notifications
9 6 (7.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 6 (7.50%) iOS Development
9 6 (7.50%) MVVM
10 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) Python
3 21 (26.25%) Kotlin
4 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 5 (6.25%) C
5 5 (6.25%) C++
5 5 (6.25%) SQL
6 4 (5.00%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) Go
7 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.25%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (1.25%) CISM
3 1 (1.25%) CISSP
3 1 (1.25%) MCP
3 1 (1.25%) OSCP
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Apple
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Bloomberg
3 3 (3.75%) Broadcom
3 3 (3.75%) Polycom
3 3 (3.75%) Reuters
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 2 (2.50%) Citrix
4 2 (2.50%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) HP
4 2 (2.50%) Xerox
5 1 (1.25%) Avaya
5 1 (1.25%) CA
5 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.25%) Dell
5 1 (1.25%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.25%) Mitel
5 1 (1.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow