Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 607 529
Rank change year-on-year +81 -78 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 860 706 1057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.41% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 740 651 971
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

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 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +2 414 £60,000 -7.69% 57
South East +48 127 £42,500 -15.00% 6
North of England +60 121 £40,000 +5.26% 17
Midlands +62 96 £34,750 -30.50% 10
West Midlands +73 76 £34,500 -23.33% 6
North West +5 64 £40,000 -5.88% 14
South West +48 60 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Yorkshire +56 52 £40,000 +14.29% 3
East of England +6 41 £46,250 -15.91% 2
East Midlands +13 20 £36,500 -33.64% 4
North East +13 5 £33,000 -25.00%
Android Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 860 (100.00%) Android
2 834 (96.98%) Android Development
3 568 (66.05%) Java
4 428 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
5 306 (35.58%) Android SDK
6 303 (35.23%) Mobile App
7 282 (32.79%) Apple iOS
8 221 (25.70%) Git (software)
9 213 (24.77%) TDD
10 208 (24.19%) Google
11 205 (23.84%) Mobile Development
12 191 (22.21%) Android Studio
13 176 (20.47%) JSON
14 175 (20.35%) User Experience
15 166 (19.30%) Gradle
16 165 (19.19%) iOS Development
17 157 (18.26%) Objective-C
18 152 (17.67%) Google Play
19 148 (17.21%) Unit Testing
20 139 (16.16%) JavaScript
21 134 (15.58%) Web Services
22 131 (15.23%) HTML
23 129 (15.00%) Apple Swift
24 126 (14.65%) RxJava
25 125 (14.53%) REST
26 122 (14.19%) Test Automation
27 120 (13.95%) CSS
28 116 (13.49%) RESTful
29 112 (13.02%) Dagger
30 103 (11.98%) BDD

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 15 (1.74%) Confluence
2 3 (0.35%) Apache Spark
2 3 (0.35%) CMS
2 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.23%) DNN
3 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.12%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.23%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 152 (17.67%) Google Play
2 36 (4.19%) GitHub
3 28 (3.26%) SaaS
4 21 (2.44%) Firebase
5 20 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (2.09%) npm
7 11 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.58%) iTunes
10 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.79%) Wireless
2 16 (1.86%) HTTP
3 9 (1.05%) Skype
4 7 (0.81%) ATM
5 4 (0.47%) Internet
6 2 (0.23%) HbbTV
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) RTSP
6 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.12%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.12%) DNS
7 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.12%) MQTT
7 1 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.51%) SQLite
2 40 (4.65%) MySQL
3 37 (4.30%) Big Data
4 11 (1.28%) SQL Server
5 10 (1.16%) Mixpanel
6 6 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.47%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 221 (25.70%) Git (software)
2 191 (22.21%) Android Studio
3 166 (19.30%) Gradle
4 96 (11.16%) JUnit
5 79 (9.19%) JIRA
6 67 (7.79%) Mockito
6 67 (7.79%) Xcode
7 44 (5.12%) Eclipse
8 32 (3.72%) Jenkins
9 29 (3.37%) Bitbucket
9 29 (3.37%) Calabash
10 27 (3.14%) gulp
11 26 (3.02%) Appium
11 26 (3.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (2.56%) git-flow
13 21 (2.44%) Subversion
14 20 (2.33%) PostCSS
15 19 (2.21%) Robolectric
16 18 (2.09%) Bower
17 10 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (9.53%) Retail
2 72 (8.37%) Finance
3 51 (5.93%) Advertising
4 39 (4.53%) Electronics
5 38 (4.42%) Publishing
6 27 (3.14%) Games
7 18 (2.09%) Banking
7 18 (2.09%) Marketing
8 17 (1.98%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.51%) Automotive
10 12 (1.40%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.70%) iGaming
11 6 (0.70%) Interactive Media
12 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.47%) Law
14 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (35.58%) Android SDK
2 176 (20.47%) JSON
3 134 (15.58%) Web Services
4 131 (15.23%) HTML
5 126 (14.65%) RxJava
6 125 (14.53%) REST
7 120 (13.95%) CSS
8 116 (13.49%) RESTful
9 112 (13.02%) Dagger
10 100 (11.63%) XML
11 97 (11.28%) Retrofit
12 85 (9.88%) iOS SDK
13 77 (8.95%) HTML5
14 63 (7.33%) .NET
15 59 (6.86%) AngularJS
16 52 (6.05%) CSS3
17 40 (4.65%) Material Design
18 37 (4.30%) SOAP
19 34 (3.95%) ASP.NET
20 28 (3.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 303 (35.23%) Mobile App
2 175 (20.35%) User Experience
3 60 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 26 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.79%) Smartphone
7 23 (2.67%) Fintech
8 20 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.09%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.98%) iPhone
11 15 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.74%) mHealth
12 10 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
12 10 (1.16%) Social Media
13 8 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.93%) iPad
14 6 (0.70%) BBC
14 6 (0.70%) Video\Live Streaming
15 5 (0.58%) Apple TV
15 5 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 860 (100.00%) Android
2 282 (32.79%) Apple iOS
3 45 (5.23%) Windows
4 12 (1.40%) Linux
4 12 (1.40%) Windows Phone
5 10 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.35%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.23%) Unix
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (96.98%) Android Development
2 428 (49.77%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (24.77%) TDD
4 205 (23.84%) Mobile Development
5 165 (19.19%) iOS Development
6 148 (17.21%) Unit Testing
7 122 (14.19%) Test Automation
8 103 (11.98%) BDD
9 98 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
10 93 (10.81%) Scrum
11 92 (10.70%) OO
12 88 (10.23%) Software Engineering
13 82 (9.53%) OOP
14 54 (6.28%) Mobile Application Development
15 53 (6.16%) Web Development
16 46 (5.35%) MVVM
17 41 (4.77%) Dependency Injection
18 40 (4.65%) Mentoring
18 40 (4.65%) MVC
19 36 (4.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 568 (66.05%) Java
2 157 (18.26%) Objective-C
3 139 (16.16%) JavaScript
4 129 (15.00%) Apple Swift
5 77 (8.95%) C#
6 75 (8.72%) C++
7 52 (6.05%) SQL
8 49 (5.70%) PHP
9 47 (5.47%) Kotlin
10 43 (5.00%) Python
11 41 (4.77%) C
12 29 (3.37%) Ruby
13 22 (2.56%) ECMAScript
14 20 (2.33%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.63%) Clojure
16 13 (1.51%) Perl
17 8 (0.93%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.58%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.47%) Scala
20 3 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (11.63%) Degree
2 53 (6.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.23%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.86%) QA
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (3.02%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 208 (24.19%) Google
2 31 (3.60%) Xamarin
3 20 (2.33%) Apple
3 20 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 15 (1.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (1.63%) Facebook
6 9 (1.05%) SAP
7 8 (0.93%) Sony
8 6 (0.70%) Yahoo!
9 4 (0.47%) Appcelerator
10 3 (0.35%) Adobe
10 3 (0.35%) ATG
10 3 (0.35%) Capita
10 3 (0.35%) Teradata
11 2 (0.23%) PubNub
11 2 (0.23%) SOTI