Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 633 512 618
Rank change year-on-year -121 +106 -92
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 548 871 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.55% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 476 773 693
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.24% -10.91% +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 147,116 157,296 174,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,521 126,950 147,759
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -73 269 £62,500 +4.17% 86
North of England +24 91 £45,000 +12.50% 28
South East -66 85 £44,500 +4.71% 31
North West +42 72 £46,500 +0.54% 18
South West -12 37 £52,500 +10.53% 10
East of England +3 35 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Midlands -62 30 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Yorkshire +4 15 £40,250 +0.63% 9
East Midlands -10 15 £45,000 +21.62% 4
West Midlands -46 15 £35,000 +1.45% 4
North East -7 4 £32,500 -14.47% 1
Android Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 548 (100.00%) Android
2 509 (92.88%) Android Development
3 355 (64.78%) Java
4 256 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
5 202 (36.86%) Apple iOS
6 183 (33.39%) Mobile App
7 145 (26.46%) Android Studio
8 143 (26.09%) Kotlin
9 141 (25.73%) Mobile Development
10 140 (25.55%) Android SDK
11 139 (25.36%) User Experience
12 138 (25.18%) Git (software)
13 127 (23.18%) iOS Development
14 126 (22.99%) RxJava
15 112 (20.44%) TDD
16 97 (17.70%) JSON
17 91 (16.61%) Gradle
18 85 (15.51%) RESTful
19 79 (14.42%) Google
20 78 (14.23%) Fintech
21 74 (13.50%) Dagger
22 70 (12.77%) Test Automation
23 69 (12.59%) Scrum
24 66 (12.04%) BDD
25 65 (11.86%) Unit Testing
26 64 (11.68%) JavaScript
27 63 (11.50%) OO
28 62 (11.31%) Finance
29 60 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
30 59 (10.77%) Objective-C

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 (1.64%) CMS
1 9 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (2.37%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (7.66%) Google Play
2 27 (4.93%) GitHub
3 16 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.37%) Firebase
5 10 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.73%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.36%) iTunes
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.18%) Google Pay
9 1 (0.18%) npm
9 1 (0.18%) NuGet
9 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.92%) HTTPS
2 11 (2.01%) Bluetooth
3 10 (1.82%) HTTP
4 9 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.46%) SSL
6 6 (1.09%) Wireless
7 5 (0.91%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.36%) Internet
8 2 (0.36%) MQTT
9 1 (0.18%) GPRS
9 1 (0.18%) GSM
9 1 (0.18%) Network Security
9 1 (0.18%) RFID
9 1 (0.18%) Skype
9 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.10%) Big Data
2 9 (1.64%) MySQL
3 5 (0.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.55%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.36%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 145 (26.46%) Android Studio
2 138 (25.18%) Git (software)
3 91 (16.61%) Gradle
4 55 (10.04%) Xcode
5 51 (9.31%) JUnit
6 37 (6.75%) JIRA
7 34 (6.20%) Jenkins
8 31 (5.66%) Appium
9 20 (3.65%) Selenium
10 19 (3.47%) Bitbucket
11 15 (2.74%) Mockito
12 14 (2.55%) Calabash
13 12 (2.19%) Crashlytics
14 11 (2.01%) Robolectric
15 10 (1.82%) CocoaPods
16 9 (1.64%) Cucumber
17 8 (1.46%) git-flow
17 8 (1.46%) Subversion
17 8 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 62 (11.31%) Finance
2 37 (6.75%) Banking
3 31 (5.66%) Games
4 27 (4.93%) Retail
5 14 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.01%) Electronics
6 11 (2.01%) Publishing
7 10 (1.82%) Automotive
7 10 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.82%) Law
7 10 (1.82%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) Advertising
9 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.73%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (25.55%) Android SDK
2 126 (22.99%) RxJava
3 97 (17.70%) JSON
4 85 (15.51%) RESTful
5 74 (13.50%) Dagger
6 59 (10.77%) Web Services
7 51 (9.31%) Retrofit
8 47 (8.58%) iOS SDK
9 45 (8.21%) REST
10 44 (8.03%) XML
11 42 (7.66%) HTML
12 38 (6.93%) CSS
13 32 (5.84%) Material Design
14 27 (4.93%) React Native
15 25 (4.56%) HTML5
15 25 (4.56%) React
16 23 (4.20%) AngularJS
17 19 (3.47%) .NET
18 17 (3.10%) CSS3
19 15 (2.74%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 183 (33.39%) Mobile App
2 139 (25.36%) User Experience
3 78 (14.23%) Fintech
4 50 (9.12%) Greenfield Project
5 47 (8.58%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.47%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (2.01%) Social Media
8 10 (1.82%) Online Banking
9 8 (1.46%) EMV
9 8 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
10 7 (1.28%) Online Games
10 7 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.28%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (1.09%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.09%) PlayStation
12 5 (0.91%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.91%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 548 (100.00%) Android
2 202 (36.86%) Apple iOS
3 26 (4.74%) Windows
4 6 (1.09%) Linux
5 3 (0.55%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.18%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (92.88%) Android Development
2 256 (46.72%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (25.73%) Mobile Development
4 127 (23.18%) iOS Development
5 112 (20.44%) TDD
6 70 (12.77%) Test Automation
7 69 (12.59%) Scrum
8 66 (12.04%) BDD
9 65 (11.86%) Unit Testing
10 63 (11.50%) OO
11 60 (10.95%) Continuous Integration
12 58 (10.58%) Open Source
13 39 (7.12%) Mobile Application Development
14 38 (6.93%) Pair Programming
14 38 (6.93%) Software Engineering
15 36 (6.57%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.57%) OOP
16 34 (6.20%) MVVM
17 29 (5.29%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (4.93%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 355 (64.78%) Java
2 143 (26.09%) Kotlin
3 64 (11.68%) JavaScript
4 59 (10.77%) Objective-C
5 54 (9.85%) Apple Swift
6 36 (6.57%) C#
7 34 (6.20%) C++
8 29 (5.29%) Python
9 26 (4.74%) PHP
10 22 (4.01%) C
10 22 (4.01%) SQL
11 9 (1.64%) Java 8
12 5 (0.91%) Ruby
12 5 (0.91%) Scala
13 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.73%) ES6
13 4 (0.73%) Perl
13 4 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.55%) Go
15 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (6.57%) Degree
2 25 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.55%) PhD
6 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.85%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.37%) HockeyApp
2 3 (0.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 79 (14.42%) Google
2 15 (2.74%) Apple
3 12 (2.19%) Atlassian
4 9 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.64%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.09%) Actuate
6 4 (0.73%) Twitter
6 4 (0.73%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.36%) Facebook
7 2 (0.36%) Sony
7 2 (0.36%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe
8 1 (0.18%) SAP
8 1 (0.18%) TOWER Software