Period
to 26 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 154 148
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 0
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,540 2,634 3,374
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.31% 2.32% 2.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 10.44% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 2,275 2,575
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,382 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.72% +6.76% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 13,244 25,235 32,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.83% 22.19% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10,892 20,683 26,896
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Android in England

Android
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in England.

Salary trend for Android in England

Android
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in England over the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in England

Android
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 26 February 2021. 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 +1 717 £65,000 +4.00% 163
South East +16 302 £55,000 +10.00% 62
North of England -38 161 £47,500 +5.56% 71
South West +33 149 £45,000 +12.50% 32
Midlands +61 107 £42,500 - 41
North West -17 90 £47,500 +5.56% 37
East of England +12 65 £55,000 -4.35% 34
West Midlands +48 57 £42,500 -5.56% 28
Yorkshire -40 55 £47,500 - 28
East Midlands +37 50 £45,000 +24.14% 13
North East +4 16 £50,000 +42.86% 6
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for Android.

1 1,012 (65.71%) Apple iOS
2 648 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
3 543 (35.26%) Android Development
4 534 (34.68%) Mobile App
5 498 (32.34%) Java
6 331 (21.49%) Mobile Development
7 318 (20.65%) JavaScript
8 311 (20.19%) iOS Development
9 304 (19.74%) Kotlin
10 260 (16.88%) Git (software)
11 242 (15.71%) React Native
12 222 (14.42%) C#
13 219 (14.22%) Test Automation
14 203 (13.18%) Windows
15 199 (12.92%) QA
16 184 (11.95%) Software Engineering
17 181 (11.75%) Finance
18 175 (11.36%) Apple Swift
19 173 (11.23%) TDD
20 168 (10.91%) AWS
21 163 (10.58%) CSS
22 161 (10.45%) HTML
22 161 (10.45%) RESTful
23 160 (10.39%) Xamarin
24 158 (10.26%) .NET
24 158 (10.26%) OO
25 155 (10.06%) Python
25 155 (10.06%) Microsoft
25 155 (10.06%) Azure
26 148 (9.61%) Mobile Application Development

Android
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 60 (3.90%) Confluence
2 49 (3.18%) MS Exchange
3 42 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 32 (2.08%) CMS
5 25 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 21 (1.36%) WordPress
7 17 (1.10%) Umbraco
8 16 (1.04%) Headless CMS
9 12 (0.78%) Joomla!
10 9 (0.58%) Skype for Business
11 8 (0.52%) Drupal
11 8 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.19%) Apache
12 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (0.13%) nginx
14 1 (0.065%) DNN
14 1 (0.065%) Liferay
14 1 (0.065%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.86%) Figma
3 40 (2.60%) Sketch
4 24 (1.56%) Adobe XD
5 14 (0.91%) InVision
6 11 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 7 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.32%) Zeplin
9 4 (0.26%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (0.26%) Simulink
9 4 (0.26%) UXPin
10 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.13%) Marvel
10 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.43%) Magento
2 16 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.45%) Shopify
4 3 (0.19%) Eikon
5 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.065%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.065%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.065%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 168 (10.91%) AWS
2 155 (10.06%) Azure
3 96 (6.23%) Microsoft 365
4 77 (5.00%) SaaS
5 39 (2.53%) Firebase
6 38 (2.47%) PaaS
6 38 (2.47%) Serverless
7 36 (2.34%) BrowserStack
7 36 (2.34%) GCP
8 35 (2.27%) Google Play
9 31 (2.01%) GitHub
10 27 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (1.36%) Amazon S3
12 20 (1.30%) Power Platform
13 17 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (1.04%) Google Analytics
15 15 (0.97%) Mimecast
16 14 (0.91%) iTunes
17 12 (0.78%) npm
18 11 (0.71%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 56 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 42 (2.73%) Internet
3 41 (2.66%) VPN
4 32 (2.08%) DNS
4 32 (2.08%) Firewall
5 28 (1.82%) LAN
6 27 (1.75%) WAN
7 26 (1.69%) DHCP
7 26 (1.69%) HTTP
8 24 (1.56%) Skype
9 23 (1.49%) Bluetooth
10 20 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (1.04%) Wireshark
12 13 (0.84%) Wireless
13 11 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.65%) DAB
14 10 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (0.65%) SAN
15 9 (0.58%) VoIP
16 6 (0.39%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (3.90%) NoSQL
2 56 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 50 (3.25%) MySQL
4 31 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (1.88%) MongoDB
6 24 (1.56%) SQLite
7 21 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (0.78%) Redis
9 12 (0.78%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.39%) Big Data
10 6 (0.39%) Power BI
10 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.26%) Cosmos DB
11 4 (0.26%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.19%) ActiveReports
12 3 (0.19%) Blockchain
12 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.19%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 260 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 120 (7.79%) JIRA
3 95 (6.17%) Appium
4 69 (4.48%) Selenium
5 67 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 61 (3.96%) Postman
7 59 (3.83%) Android Studio
8 53 (3.44%) Xcode
9 43 (2.79%) Cucumber
10 29 (1.88%) Bitbucket
11 28 (1.82%) Calabash
11 28 (1.82%) Gradle
12 23 (1.49%) webpack
13 16 (1.04%) IDA Disassembler
14 14 (0.91%) CircleCI
15 13 (0.84%) Eclipse
15 13 (0.84%) git-flow
16 12 (0.78%) Axure RP
16 12 (0.78%) NUnit
17 11 (0.71%) Babel
General
1 181 (11.75%) Finance
2 66 (4.29%) Games
3 52 (3.38%) Retail
4 46 (2.99%) Banking
5 41 (2.66%) Electronics
6 31 (2.01%) Marketing
7 25 (1.62%) Automotive
8 20 (1.30%) Law
9 18 (1.17%) Advertising
10 17 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (0.97%) Publishing
12 14 (0.91%) Telecoms
13 13 (0.84%) Public Sector
14 8 (0.52%) French Language
14 8 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.52%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.45%) Legal
16 5 (0.32%) German Language
17 4 (0.26%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 774 (50.26%) Developer
2 220 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 201 (13.05%) Mobile Developer
4 161 (10.45%) Senior Developer
5 86 (5.58%) React Developer
6 76 (4.94%) iOS Developer
7 74 (4.81%) Lead Developer
8 73 (4.74%) Applications Developer
9 72 (4.68%) Android Engineer
10 64 (4.16%) Analyst
11 62 (4.03%) Software Engineer
12 59 (3.83%) Xamarin Developer
13 57 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 57 (3.70%) Senior Android Developer
14 52 (3.38%) Consultant
15 47 (3.05%) Tester
16 44 (2.86%) C# Developer
16 44 (2.86%) QA Engineer
16 44 (2.86%) Software Developer
17 41 (2.66%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (15.71%) React Native
2 163 (10.58%) CSS
3 161 (10.45%) HTML
3 161 (10.45%) RESTful
4 158 (10.26%) .NET
5 120 (7.79%) React
6 96 (6.23%) REST
7 79 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 75 (4.87%) JSON
9 64 (4.16%) Android SDK
10 59 (3.83%) Flutter
11 58 (3.77%) Node.js
12 53 (3.44%) ASP.NET
13 52 (3.38%) HTML5
14 49 (3.18%) RxJava
14 49 (3.18%) Web Services
15 40 (2.60%) Redux
15 40 (2.60%) Sass
16 38 (2.47%) XML
17 37 (2.40%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 534 (34.68%) Mobile App
2 141 (9.16%) User Experience
3 91 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
4 82 (5.32%) iPhone
5 51 (3.31%) Renewable Energy
6 32 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
7 29 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
7 29 (1.88%) Internet of Things
8 28 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 26 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 25 (1.62%) Social Media
12 23 (1.49%) Algorithms
13 18 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
14 17 (1.10%) Smartphone
15 16 (1.04%) Wiki
16 15 (0.97%) Driving Licence
16 15 (0.97%) Public Cloud
17 13 (0.84%) Blackberry
17 13 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1,012 (65.71%) Apple iOS
2 203 (13.18%) Windows
3 119 (7.73%) Linux
4 64 (4.16%) Windows Server
5 63 (4.09%) Windows 10
6 45 (2.92%) Windows 7
7 37 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (2.01%) Mac OS X
9 22 (1.43%) Windows Server 2016
10 21 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (1.04%) Unix
12 11 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
13 9 (0.58%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.52%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.26%) Android TV
15 4 (0.26%) MVS
16 3 (0.19%) Debian
16 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 648 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
2 543 (35.26%) Android Development
3 331 (21.49%) Mobile Development
4 311 (20.19%) iOS Development
5 219 (14.22%) Test Automation
6 184 (11.95%) Software Engineering
7 173 (11.23%) TDD
8 158 (10.26%) OO
9 148 (9.61%) Mobile Application Development
10 140 (9.09%) Scrum
11 139 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
12 134 (8.70%) DevOps
13 126 (8.18%) Microservices
14 118 (7.66%) Problem-Solving
15 112 (7.27%) Open Source
16 111 (7.21%) Fintech
16 111 (7.21%) Unit Testing
17 101 (6.56%) BDD
18 94 (6.10%) E-Commerce
19 85 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 498 (32.34%) Java
2 318 (20.65%) JavaScript
3 304 (19.74%) Kotlin
4 222 (14.42%) C#
5 175 (11.36%) Apple Swift
6 155 (10.06%) Python
7 125 (8.12%) Objective-C
8 120 (7.79%) C++
9 114 (7.40%) TypeScript
10 104 (6.75%) SQL
11 98 (6.36%) C
12 67 (4.35%) PHP
13 38 (2.47%) ES6
14 34 (2.21%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.82%) Ruby
16 18 (1.17%) Java 8
17 17 (1.10%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.91%) Go
18 14 (0.91%) Shell Script
18 14 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (9.35%) Degree
2 55 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.04%) CCNA
3 16 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 12 (0.78%) Master's Degree
6 11 (0.71%) CCNP
7 10 (0.65%) Security Cleared
8 9 (0.58%) ISEB
8 9 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.58%) MCP
9 8 (0.52%) CISSP
9 8 (0.52%) MCSE
10 7 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.39%) CCSA
11 6 (0.39%) ISSAP
12 5 (0.32%) MCSA
12 5 (0.32%) SC Cleared
13 4 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (12.92%) QA
2 14 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.65%) SLA
4 6 (0.39%) GDPR
5 4 (0.26%) COBIT
5 4 (0.26%) COSHH
5 4 (0.26%) MISRA
5 4 (0.26%) WCAG
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) PMO
7 1 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.065%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.065%) NIST
System Software
1 120 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 89 (5.78%) Docker
3 52 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.17%) Firmware
5 16 (1.04%) VirtualBox
6 14 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (0.58%) vSphere
8 9 (0.58%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.32%) XenApp
10 4 (0.26%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.065%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.065%) Varnish
11 1 (0.065%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (3.38%) Kubernetes
2 34 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 27 (1.75%) SCCM
4 24 (1.56%) Terraform
5 11 (0.71%) Ansible
5 11 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.58%) Kibana
7 8 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
8 7 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.39%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.32%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.26%) SELinux
12 3 (0.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 3 (0.19%) WSUS
13 2 (0.13%) Nmap
13 2 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.13%) PaperCut
14 1 (0.065%) Nessus
14 1 (0.065%) Packer
14 1 (0.065%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 160 (10.39%) Xamarin
2 155 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 139 (9.03%) Apple
4 121 (7.86%) Google
5 65 (4.22%) VMware
6 36 (2.34%) Adobe
7 32 (2.08%) Cisco
8 28 (1.82%) Citrix
9 22 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 16 (1.04%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.04%) Veeam
11 15 (0.97%) Symantec
12 14 (0.91%) HP
13 13 (0.84%) McAfee
13 13 (0.84%) SAP
14 11 (0.71%) Juniper
15 8 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.52%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.45%) DevExpress
16 7 (0.45%) hybris