Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 127 192
Rank change year-on-year +9 +65 -33
Permanent jobs citing Android 80 257 169
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.16% 2.54% 1.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.15% 10.68% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 84 202 163
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £30,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,750 £85,000 £83,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 788 2,407 2,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.27% 23.77% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 688 2,056 2,126
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +12.15%

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 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Android in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 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 City of London region with a requirement for Android.

1 49 (61.25%) Apple iOS
2 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (42.50%) Mobile Development
4 28 (35.00%) User Experience
5 27 (33.75%) Android Development
6 23 (28.75%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (26.25%) React Native
8 20 (25.00%) Kotlin
9 18 (22.50%) TDD
9 18 (22.50%) Java
10 17 (21.25%) BDD
10 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
11 16 (20.00%) Virtual Team
11 16 (20.00%) Finance
12 14 (17.50%) C#
13 12 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (15.00%) Insurtech
14 11 (13.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 11 (13.75%) Python
14 11 (13.75%) Mobile Games
14 11 (13.75%) Games
15 10 (12.50%) Marketing
16 9 (11.25%) Xcode
16 9 (11.25%) C++
17 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
17 8 (10.00%) Objective-C
17 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 8 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
17 8 (10.00%) Game Development
18 7 (8.75%) GitHub

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 1 (1.25%) Confluence
1 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) InVision
1 7 (8.75%) Sketch
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 7 (8.75%) GitHub
2 6 (7.50%) SaaS
3 4 (5.00%) Office 365
4 3 (3.75%) Azure
5 2 (2.50%) Firebase
6 1 (1.25%) AWS
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.25%) GCP
6 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.25%) PaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) HTTP
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) 3G
2 1 (1.25%) 4G
2 1 (1.25%) DHCP
2 1 (1.25%) DNS
2 1 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.25%) VLAN
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Xcode
2 7 (8.75%) Android Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) GitLab
3 3 (3.75%) git-flow
3 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Appium
4 1 (1.25%) Gradle
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Games
3 10 (12.50%) Marketing
4 6 (7.50%) Banking
5 5 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.75%) Law
6 3 (3.75%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (63.75%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) Mobile Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Android Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Games Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Designer
5 7 (8.75%) Mobile Games Developer
5 7 (8.75%) UI Designer
5 7 (8.75%) UI/UX Designer
5 7 (8.75%) UX Designer
6 3 (3.75%) Android Engineer
6 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Python Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.75%) Senior Python Developer
7 2 (2.50%) Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (2.50%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.50%) Programmer
7 2 (2.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.25%) React Native
2 11 (13.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (8.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (8.75%) cocos2d
3 7 (8.75%) JNI
3 7 (8.75%) OpenGL
4 6 (7.50%) RESTful
5 5 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 5 (6.25%) Flutter
6 4 (5.00%) RxSwift
6 4 (5.00%) Web Services
7 3 (3.75%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.75%) OAuth
7 3 (3.75%) RxJava
8 2 (2.50%) HTML
8 2 (2.50%) Kafka
8 2 (2.50%) NativeScript
8 2 (2.50%) Node.js
8 2 (2.50%) Spring
9 1 (1.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) User Experience
2 17 (21.25%) Mobile App
3 16 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 12 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (13.75%) Mobile Games
6 7 (8.75%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.75%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (2.50%) iPhone
9 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.25%) iPad
10 1 (1.25%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (1.25%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 49 (61.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (42.50%) Mobile Development
3 27 (33.75%) Android Development
4 23 (28.75%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (22.50%) TDD
6 17 (21.25%) BDD
7 12 (15.00%) Insurtech
8 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.00%) Game Development
9 7 (8.75%) Content Management
9 7 (8.75%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (8.75%) Design Thinking
9 7 (8.75%) Validation
9 7 (8.75%) Workshop Facilitation
10 6 (7.50%) OO
11 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.00%) iOS Development
12 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) Kotlin
2 18 (22.50%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) C#
4 11 (13.75%) Python
5 9 (11.25%) C++
6 8 (10.00%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.25%) Go
8 4 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.75%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.50%) C
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.25%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.25%) XenApp
3 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Adobe
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Apple
4 3 (3.75%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) McAfee
5 2 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Avaya
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) Intapp
6 1 (1.25%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.25%) Okta
6 1 (1.25%) Sophos
6 1 (1.25%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.25%) Xamarin