Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Developer
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 667 534 621
Rank change year-on-year -133 +87 -96
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 487 831 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.51% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 420 714 634
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 142,380 161,499 168,572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.97% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115,418 130,997 141,909
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer in England.

Salary trend for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Android Developer in England

Android Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
London -55 246 £65,000 +8.33% 75
South East -10 85 £44,000 +3.53% 24
North of England -15 66 £47,500 +18.75% 32
North West +1 47 £47,500 +18.75% 20
South West -11 41 £55,000 +4.76% 11
East of England +15 26 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Midlands -30 22 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Yorkshire +1 17 £47,500 +18.75% 10
West Midlands -37 13 £35,000 +1.45% 4
East Midlands +10 9 £45,000 +23.29% 6
North East -4 2 £50,000 +51.52% 2
Android Developer
UK

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 487 (100.00%) Android
2 454 (93.22%) Android Development
3 276 (56.67%) Java
4 210 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (36.55%) Apple iOS
6 161 (33.06%) Kotlin
7 137 (28.13%) Android SDK
7 137 (28.13%) Mobile App
8 129 (26.49%) RxJava
9 119 (24.44%) Android Studio
10 115 (23.61%) iOS Development
11 113 (23.20%) Git (software)
12 112 (23.00%) Mobile Development
13 100 (20.53%) User Experience
14 90 (18.48%) TDD
15 89 (18.28%) Google
16 80 (16.43%) Gradle
17 71 (14.58%) Dagger
17 71 (14.58%) JavaScript
18 65 (13.35%) Open Source
19 61 (12.53%) Unit Testing
19 61 (12.53%) Software Engineering
20 59 (12.11%) RESTful
20 59 (12.11%) Retrofit
21 56 (11.50%) Scrum
22 55 (11.29%) BDD
22 55 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
23 54 (11.09%) JSON
24 53 (10.88%) Fintech
25 52 (10.68%) Google Play

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (1.64%) CMS
1 8 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (1.23%) Confluence
3 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.68%) Google Play
2 38 (7.80%) GitHub
3 10 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.64%) Firebase
5 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.41%) Google Pay
7 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Apple Pay
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.21%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.46%) Bluetooth
1 12 (2.46%) HTTPS
2 11 (2.26%) HTTP
3 10 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (2.05%) Wireless
4 9 (1.85%) SSL
5 5 (1.03%) ASN.1
6 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.21%) GPRS
7 1 (0.21%) GSM
7 1 (0.21%) Internet
7 1 (0.21%) IPv4
7 1 (0.21%) IPv6
7 1 (0.21%) Skype
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.37%) Big Data
2 6 (1.23%) MySQL
3 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.21%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 119 (24.44%) Android Studio
2 113 (23.20%) Git (software)
3 80 (16.43%) Gradle
4 33 (6.78%) Jenkins
5 31 (6.37%) JUnit
6 29 (5.95%) JIRA
7 20 (4.11%) Xcode
8 16 (3.29%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.46%) Appium
10 10 (2.05%) Crashlytics
11 9 (1.85%) Mockito
11 9 (1.85%) Selenium
11 9 (1.85%) Subversion
12 8 (1.64%) CocoaPods
13 7 (1.44%) Genymotion
14 6 (1.23%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.03%) git-flow
15 5 (1.03%) IDA Disassembler
15 5 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (10.47%) Finance
2 46 (9.45%) Games
3 38 (7.80%) Banking
4 18 (3.70%) Retail
5 16 (3.29%) Electronics
6 14 (2.87%) Automotive
7 13 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.26%) Marketing
9 10 (2.05%) Publishing
10 7 (1.44%) Advertising
11 5 (1.03%) Legal
12 3 (0.62%) Law
13 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (28.13%) Android SDK
2 129 (26.49%) RxJava
3 71 (14.58%) Dagger
4 59 (12.11%) RESTful
4 59 (12.11%) Retrofit
5 54 (11.09%) JSON
6 45 (9.24%) Web Services
7 41 (8.42%) iOS SDK
8 38 (7.80%) HTML
9 35 (7.19%) CSS
9 35 (7.19%) REST
10 31 (6.37%) XML
11 30 (6.16%) React Native
12 28 (5.75%) AngularJS
13 27 (5.54%) React
14 26 (5.34%) HTML5
15 25 (5.13%) Material Design
16 17 (3.49%) .NET
16 17 (3.49%) CSS3
17 16 (3.29%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 137 (28.13%) Mobile App
2 100 (20.53%) User Experience
3 53 (10.88%) Fintech
4 43 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.29%) Mobile Payment
6 14 (2.87%) Mobile Banking
7 10 (2.05%) Social Media
8 9 (1.85%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.64%) EMV
10 7 (1.44%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.03%) Online Games
12 4 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
12 4 (0.82%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.62%) PlayStation
13 3 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
14 2 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
14 2 (0.41%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 487 (100.00%) Android
2 178 (36.55%) Apple iOS
3 23 (4.72%) Windows
4 7 (1.44%) Linux
5 3 (0.62%) Android TV
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 454 (93.22%) Android Development
2 210 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (23.61%) iOS Development
4 112 (23.00%) Mobile Development
5 90 (18.48%) TDD
6 65 (13.35%) Open Source
7 61 (12.53%) Software Engineering
7 61 (12.53%) Unit Testing
8 56 (11.50%) Scrum
9 55 (11.29%) BDD
9 55 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (10.68%) Test Automation
11 51 (10.47%) OO
12 50 (10.27%) Computer Science
13 36 (7.39%) MVVM
14 35 (7.19%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (6.98%) Pair Programming
16 33 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 28 (5.75%) Dependency Injection
18 24 (4.93%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 276 (56.67%) Java
2 161 (33.06%) Kotlin
3 71 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 47 (9.65%) Objective-C
5 45 (9.24%) Apple Swift
6 37 (7.60%) C++
7 26 (5.34%) C#
8 25 (5.13%) Python
9 19 (3.90%) PHP
10 18 (3.70%) C
11 17 (3.49%) SQL
12 12 (2.46%) ES6
13 6 (1.23%) Java 8
14 5 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.82%) Perl
16 3 (0.62%) Go
16 3 (0.62%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.21%) Ruby
17 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (6.78%) Degree
2 23 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.03%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) PhD
5 2 (0.41%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.85%) Docker
2 4 (0.82%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.82%) Ansible
3 3 (0.62%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 89 (18.28%) Google
2 11 (2.26%) Apple
3 8 (1.64%) Atlassian
3 8 (1.64%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.23%) Actuate
5 5 (1.03%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.82%) Samsung
7 3 (0.62%) Facebook
7 3 (0.62%) Twitter
8 2 (0.41%) SAP
8 2 (0.41%) Sony
8 2 (0.41%) Xamarin