Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 615 499 564
Rank change year-on-year -116 +65 -56
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 638 934 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.58% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 566 813 821
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 152,504 159,845 180,654
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.08% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 123,814 129,993 153,522
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -45 330 £60,000 - 64
North of England +62 108 £45,000 -5.26% 28
North West +52 77 £45,000 -8.16% 23
South East -98 76 £42,250 -0.59% 22
South West +3 57 £55,000 +20.88% 9
East of England -26 38 £65,000 +33.33% 11
Midlands -57 28 £42,500 +21.43% 11
Yorkshire +22 18 £47,500 +18.75% 5
East Midlands +18 17 £42,500 -5.56% 6
North East -7 13 £43,750 +21.53%
West Midlands -50 11 £35,000 +1.45% 5
Android Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 638 (100.00%) Android
2 600 (94.04%) Android Development
3 430 (67.40%) Java
4 340 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (32.13%) Apple iOS
6 189 (29.62%) Mobile App
7 173 (27.12%) User Experience
8 166 (26.02%) Mobile Development
9 157 (24.61%) Android Studio
10 155 (24.29%) Kotlin
11 153 (23.98%) TDD
12 145 (22.73%) Android SDK
13 144 (22.57%) Git (software)
14 117 (18.34%) iOS Development
14 117 (18.34%) RxJava
15 114 (17.87%) JSON
16 106 (16.61%) RESTful
17 101 (15.83%) Test Automation
17 101 (15.83%) Fintech
18 99 (15.52%) Gradle
19 97 (15.20%) BDD
20 94 (14.73%) Google
21 85 (13.32%) JIRA
22 84 (13.17%) Unit Testing
23 82 (12.85%) Scrum
24 80 (12.54%) JUnit
25 78 (12.23%) OO
25 78 (12.23%) Dagger
26 75 (11.76%) JavaScript
27 72 (11.29%) Xcode

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 9 (1.41%) CMS
1 9 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (1.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.21%) Google Play
2 26 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.13%) Firebase
4 18 (2.82%) GitHub
5 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.94%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.31%) iTunes
7 2 (0.31%) SaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.16%) npm
8 1 (0.16%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.02%) Wireless
2 20 (3.13%) Bluetooth
3 17 (2.66%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.57%) Internet
5 9 (1.41%) HTTP
5 9 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.94%) MVNO
6 6 (0.94%) SSL
7 3 (0.47%) MQTT
8 2 (0.31%) SMS
9 1 (0.16%) ATM
9 1 (0.16%) GPRS
9 1 (0.16%) GSM
9 1 (0.16%) Network Security
9 1 (0.16%) RFID
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.33%) Big Data
2 13 (2.04%) MySQL
3 12 (1.88%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.57%) SQLite
5 6 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.94%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.78%) Blockchain
6 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.47%) Redis
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 157 (24.61%) Android Studio
2 144 (22.57%) Git (software)
3 99 (15.52%) Gradle
4 85 (13.32%) JIRA
5 80 (12.54%) JUnit
6 72 (11.29%) Xcode
7 46 (7.21%) Calabash
8 45 (7.05%) Appium
9 42 (6.58%) Bitbucket
10 39 (6.11%) Mockito
11 35 (5.49%) Jenkins
12 32 (5.02%) fastlane
12 32 (5.02%) Selenium
13 27 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (2.66%) CocoaPods
14 17 (2.66%) Robolectric
15 14 (2.19%) Crashlytics
16 13 (2.04%) Cucumber
17 10 (1.57%) Subversion
18 9 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (9.56%) Finance
2 48 (7.52%) Retail
3 37 (5.80%) Electronics
4 23 (3.61%) Banking
4 23 (3.61%) Games
5 20 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.98%) Advertising
7 14 (2.19%) Law
8 10 (1.57%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.25%) Automotive
9 8 (1.25%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.10%) Marketing
11 5 (0.78%) Publishing
12 3 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.16%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (22.73%) Android SDK
2 117 (18.34%) RxJava
3 114 (17.87%) JSON
4 106 (16.61%) RESTful
5 78 (12.23%) Dagger
6 71 (11.13%) Web Services
7 58 (9.09%) REST
7 58 (9.09%) Retrofit
8 51 (7.99%) XML
9 50 (7.84%) iOS SDK
10 47 (7.37%) HTML
11 46 (7.21%) Material Design
12 42 (6.58%) CSS
13 28 (4.39%) React Native
14 22 (3.45%) React
15 21 (3.29%) AngularJS
16 18 (2.82%) HTML5
16 18 (2.82%) Redux
17 14 (2.19%) jQuery
18 13 (2.04%) Gson
Miscellaneous
1 189 (29.62%) Mobile App
2 173 (27.12%) User Experience
3 101 (15.83%) Fintech
4 58 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 50 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (3.92%) Smartphone
7 12 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.57%) Social Media
9 9 (1.41%) Internet of Things
9 9 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
10 8 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.25%) PlayStation
11 7 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.10%) Online Games
12 6 (0.94%) iPhone
12 6 (0.94%) NHS
12 6 (0.94%) Online Banking
12 6 (0.94%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 638 (100.00%) Android
2 205 (32.13%) Apple iOS
3 26 (4.08%) Windows
4 4 (0.63%) Windows Phone
5 3 (0.47%) Linux
5 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (94.04%) Android Development
2 340 (53.29%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (26.02%) Mobile Development
4 153 (23.98%) TDD
5 117 (18.34%) iOS Development
6 101 (15.83%) Test Automation
7 97 (15.20%) BDD
8 84 (13.17%) Unit Testing
9 82 (12.85%) Scrum
10 78 (12.23%) OO
11 63 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
12 59 (9.25%) Software Engineering
13 50 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
14 49 (7.68%) OOP
15 44 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
16 40 (6.27%) Mentoring
17 38 (5.96%) Open Source
18 37 (5.80%) MVVM
19 36 (5.64%) Pair Programming
20 30 (4.70%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 430 (67.40%) Java
2 155 (24.29%) Kotlin
3 75 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 61 (9.56%) Objective-C
5 57 (8.93%) Apple Swift
6 46 (7.21%) C++
7 41 (6.43%) PHP
8 26 (4.08%) C#
9 25 (3.92%) Python
9 25 (3.92%) SQL
10 15 (2.35%) C
11 11 (1.72%) Java 8
12 10 (1.57%) Ruby
13 5 (0.78%) Scala
14 3 (0.47%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.47%) Clojure
14 3 (0.47%) Go
14 3 (0.47%) Perl
14 3 (0.47%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (7.99%) Degree
2 37 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.94%) Master's Degree
3 6 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.47%) PhD
5 2 (0.31%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.46%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) PMO
3 1 (0.16%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Docker
1 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (6.58%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 94 (14.73%) Google
2 36 (5.64%) Atlassian
3 11 (1.72%) Apple
3 11 (1.72%) WorldPay
4 10 (1.57%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.41%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.63%) Twitter
8 3 (0.47%) Capita
9 2 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe
10 1 (0.16%) Elavon
10 1 (0.16%) Facebook
10 1 (0.16%) Sage
10 1 (0.16%) Sony
10 1 (0.16%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.16%) TSYS
10 1 (0.16%) VeriFone
10 1 (0.16%) VocaLink
10 1 (0.16%) Wincor Nixdorf