Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 125 138
Rank change year-on-year -36 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Android 3,480 4,447 4,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.14% 2.66% 2.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.21% 10.77% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,857 3,782 4,214
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.06% +6.52%

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 37,783 41,274 49,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.24% 24.69% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30,652 34,229 42,239
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in England

Android
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Android in England

Android
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in England over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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 -34 1,655 £60,000 +9.09% 239
North of England +7 532 £42,000 +5.00% 161
South East -40 517 £45,000 +12.50% 100
North West -3 313 £40,000 - 98
South West +21 301 £45,000 +12.50% 56
East of England -24 278 £45,000 +5.88% 71
Midlands -104 202 £37,250 +6.43% 73
Yorkshire -5 175 £42,500 +13.33% 57
West Midlands -109 119 £37,000 +5.71% 47
East Midlands -31 81 £38,000 +6.29% 26
North East +18 44 £40,000 +26.98% 6
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 2,110 (60.63%) Apple iOS
2 1,429 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
3 1,235 (35.49%) Java
4 1,234 (35.46%) Android Development
5 1,059 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 892 (25.63%) Mobile App
7 837 (24.05%) Windows
8 777 (22.33%) C#
9 683 (19.63%) HTML
10 666 (19.14%) .NET
11 661 (18.99%) iOS Development
12 620 (17.82%) User Experience
13 617 (17.73%) TDD
14 607 (17.44%) CSS
15 583 (16.75%) Finance
16 561 (16.12%) Mobile Development
17 558 (16.03%) Git (software)
18 556 (15.98%) SQL
19 549 (15.78%) Software Engineering
20 540 (15.52%) Microsoft
21 492 (14.14%) Test Automation
22 441 (12.67%) Linux
23 435 (12.50%) MVC
24 411 (11.81%) C++
25 408 (11.72%) SQL Server
26 404 (11.61%) Scrum
27 393 (11.29%) Degree
28 387 (11.12%) ASP.NET
29 381 (10.95%) Web Services
30 375 (10.78%) AngularJS

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
1 116 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 86 (2.47%) Confluence
3 64 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (1.47%) CMS
5 48 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
5 48 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 45 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 43 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (1.24%) WordPress
8 38 (1.09%) Apache
9 34 (0.98%) Apache Pig
10 26 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 25 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 21 (0.60%) IIS
12 21 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 18 (0.52%) Drupal
13 18 (0.52%) Marvel
14 17 (0.49%) Alfresco
14 17 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 214 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 72 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 56 (1.61%) Photoshop
4 51 (1.47%) InVision
5 48 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 46 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.43%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.34%) Acrobat
9 11 (0.32%) InDesign
10 10 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
10 10 (0.29%) Pixate
10 10 (0.29%) UXPin
11 8 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.17%) UserZoom
14 5 (0.14%) AutoCAD
15 4 (0.11%) Blender
15 4 (0.11%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.086%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 23 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (0.49%) Documaker
3 7 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.17%) Movex
5 5 (0.14%) Magento
5 5 (0.14%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.086%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.086%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.086%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.086%) SAP PM
7 3 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.057%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.029%) BASE24
9 1 (0.029%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.029%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.029%) Ripple
9 1 (0.029%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.029%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 299 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (5.55%) Office 365
4 168 (4.83%) Google Play
5 95 (2.73%) GitHub
6 68 (1.95%) SaaS
7 39 (1.12%) IaaS
8 37 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 34 (0.98%) Firebase
10 30 (0.86%) npm
11 28 (0.80%) OpenShift
12 26 (0.75%) Sauce Labs
13 25 (0.72%) PaaS
14 23 (0.66%) G Suite
15 21 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
15 21 (0.60%) Slack
16 20 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
17 19 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (0.55%) Serverless
18 15 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 160 (4.60%) DNS
2 149 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 148 (4.25%) VPN
4 134 (3.85%) Firewall
5 116 (3.33%) DHCP
5 116 (3.33%) Internet
6 115 (3.30%) Wireless
7 93 (2.67%) HTTP
8 86 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
9 79 (2.27%) LAN
10 73 (2.10%) Bluetooth
11 68 (1.95%) SSL
12 63 (1.81%) WAN
13 58 (1.67%) Network Security
14 54 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
15 43 (1.24%) Skype
15 43 (1.24%) VoIP
16 42 (1.21%) HTTPS
17 28 (0.80%) FTP
18 24 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 229 (6.58%) MySQL
3 126 (3.62%) Big Data
4 124 (3.56%) NoSQL
5 101 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 94 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
7 68 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 58 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 50 (1.44%) Blockchain
9 50 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
10 46 (1.32%) Hadoop
11 45 (1.29%) SQLite
12 36 (1.03%) Apache Hive
13 31 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
14 27 (0.78%) Redis
15 22 (0.63%) Oracle Database
16 20 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 17 (0.49%) RDBMS
18 16 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
19 14 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 558 (16.03%) Git (software)
2 353 (10.14%) JIRA
3 232 (6.67%) Android Studio
4 231 (6.64%) Jenkins
5 220 (6.32%) Selenium
6 175 (5.03%) Gradle
7 163 (4.68%) JUnit
7 163 (4.68%) Xcode
8 144 (4.14%) Cucumber
9 133 (3.82%) Subversion
10 130 (3.74%) Appium
11 114 (3.28%) Bitbucket
12 101 (2.90%) Visual Studio
13 77 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 77 (2.21%) Maven
14 65 (1.87%) Calabash
14 65 (1.87%) Mockito
15 63 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
16 59 (1.70%) fastlane
17 51 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 583 (16.75%) Finance
2 263 (7.56%) Games
3 210 (6.03%) Retail
4 128 (3.68%) Banking
5 105 (3.02%) Electronics
6 101 (2.90%) Marketing
7 88 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 79 (2.27%) Law
9 68 (1.95%) Advertising
10 63 (1.81%) Legal
11 39 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 32 (0.92%) Publishing
13 28 (0.80%) Automotive
14 22 (0.63%) Investment Banking
15 19 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.40%) Back Office
17 11 (0.32%) Cantonese Language
17 11 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
17 11 (0.32%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,888 (54.25%) Developer
2 676 (19.43%) Android Developer
3 321 (9.22%) Senior Developer
4 264 (7.59%) Mobile Developer
5 263 (7.56%) Software Engineer
6 249 (7.16%) .NET Developer
7 229 (6.58%) C# Developer
8 228 (6.55%) Java Developer
9 210 (6.03%) iOS Developer
10 195 (5.60%) Software Developer
11 190 (5.46%) Applications Developer
12 187 (5.37%) Analyst
13 132 (3.79%) Support Engineer
14 130 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
15 125 (3.59%) Desktop Support
16 122 (3.51%) iOS Android Developer
16 122 (3.51%) Tester
17 110 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
18 105 (3.02%) Junior
19 104 (2.99%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 683 (19.63%) HTML
2 666 (19.14%) .NET
3 607 (17.44%) CSS
4 387 (11.12%) ASP.NET
5 381 (10.95%) Web Services
6 375 (10.78%) AngularJS
7 308 (8.85%) RESTful
8 307 (8.82%) Node.js
9 303 (8.71%) REST
10 263 (7.56%) jQuery
10 263 (7.56%) React
11 259 (7.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 258 (7.41%) HTML5
13 231 (6.64%) JSON
14 208 (5.98%) React Native
15 195 (5.60%) Android SDK
16 177 (5.09%) .NET Framework
17 167 (4.80%) XML
18 143 (4.11%) SOAP
19 141 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 892 (25.63%) Mobile App
2 620 (17.82%) User Experience
3 274 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 254 (7.30%) iPhone
5 226 (6.49%) Fintech
6 175 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
7 159 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
8 140 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
9 130 (3.74%) Blackberry
10 84 (2.41%) iPad
11 77 (2.21%) Smartphone
12 67 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
13 54 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
14 45 (1.29%) Algorithms
14 45 (1.29%) Hedge funds
15 39 (1.12%) Online Games
16 35 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
16 35 (1.01%) Driving Licence
17 32 (0.92%) Device Driver
18 31 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2,110 (60.63%) Apple iOS
2 837 (24.05%) Windows
3 441 (12.67%) Linux
4 214 (6.15%) Windows 10
5 210 (6.03%) Windows 7
6 175 (5.03%) Mac OS X
7 171 (4.91%) Windows Server
8 111 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 110 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 86 (2.47%) Unix
11 63 (1.81%) Mac OS
12 61 (1.75%) Windows Phone
13 60 (1.72%) Windows 8
14 29 (0.83%) Nucleus RTOS
15 26 (0.75%) Ubuntu
16 25 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
17 18 (0.52%) CentOS
18 17 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 17 (0.49%) Solaris
19 16 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,429 (41.06%) Agile Software Development
2 1,234 (35.46%) Android Development
3 661 (18.99%) iOS Development
4 617 (17.73%) TDD
5 561 (16.12%) Mobile Development
6 549 (15.78%) Software Engineering
7 492 (14.14%) Test Automation
8 435 (12.50%) MVC
9 404 (11.61%) Scrum
10 361 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
11 335 (9.63%) Continuous Integration
12 332 (9.54%) OO
13 318 (9.14%) BDD
14 273 (7.84%) Web Development
15 260 (7.47%) DevOps
16 214 (6.15%) E-Commerce
17 194 (5.57%) Unit Testing
18 186 (5.34%) Mentoring
19 172 (4.94%) Analytics
20 167 (4.80%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,235 (35.49%) Java
2 1,059 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 777 (22.33%) C#
4 556 (15.98%) SQL
5 411 (11.81%) C++
6 367 (10.55%) Python
7 324 (9.31%) PHP
8 320 (9.20%) Objective-C
9 284 (8.16%) Apple Swift
10 226 (6.49%) Kotlin
11 225 (6.47%) C
12 160 (4.60%) Ruby
13 122 (3.51%) PowerShell
14 84 (2.41%) Bash Shell
15 71 (2.04%) TypeScript
16 59 (1.70%) ES6
17 55 (1.58%) Scala
18 50 (1.44%) Java 8
19 38 (1.09%) VB.NET
20 37 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 393 (11.29%) Degree
2 114 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 100 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (2.87%) Security Cleared
4 68 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 57 (1.64%) MCSE
6 43 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (1.21%) CCNA
8 40 (1.15%) SANS
9 37 (1.06%) CISSP
10 36 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
11 35 (1.01%) GIAC
12 34 (0.98%) MCSA
13 33 (0.95%) Linux+ Certification
13 33 (0.95%) SSCP
14 31 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
14 31 (0.89%) SC Cleared
15 25 (0.72%) A+ Certification
16 20 (0.57%) ISEB
17 19 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (9.20%) QA
2 71 (2.04%) SLA
3 40 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.80%) GDPR
5 12 (0.34%) PMO
6 11 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.29%) PSD2
8 6 (0.17%) GCP
9 4 (0.11%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.086%) WCAG
11 2 (0.057%) ISO 15765
11 2 (0.057%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.029%) COBIT
12 1 (0.029%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.029%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.029%) JTAG
System Software
1 308 (8.85%) Active Directory
2 204 (5.86%) Docker
3 109 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (2.07%) vSphere
5 39 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.86%) Firmware
7 22 (0.63%) XenApp
8 18 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
8 18 (0.52%) VirtualBox
9 17 (0.49%) Samba
10 13 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (0.34%) Terminal Server
12 10 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.23%) DFS Replication
14 6 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.14%) XenDesktop
16 4 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.086%) Terminal Services
18 2 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 87 (2.50%) Puppet
2 85 (2.44%) SCCM
3 70 (2.01%) AirWatch
4 53 (1.52%) HockeyApp
5 47 (1.35%) Salt
6 46 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 42 (1.21%) Kubernetes
8 36 (1.03%) Ansible
9 19 (0.55%) Nagios
10 17 (0.49%) Rancher
10 17 (0.49%) Sysdig
10 17 (0.49%) vRealize
11 15 (0.43%) HP ALM
12 12 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
12 12 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 12 (0.34%) Terraform
12 12 (0.34%) WSUS
13 10 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
13 10 (0.29%) Prometheus
14 9 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 540 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 333 (9.57%) Google
3 277 (7.96%) Apple
4 246 (7.07%) Xamarin
5 154 (4.43%) VMware
6 142 (4.08%) Cisco
7 105 (3.02%) Adobe
8 101 (2.90%) Oracle
9 87 (2.50%) Citrix
10 83 (2.39%) WorldPay
11 81 (2.33%) HP
12 64 (1.84%) Atlassian
12 64 (1.84%) Bloomberg
13 57 (1.64%) Reuters
14 48 (1.38%) IBM
15 40 (1.15%) ServiceNow
16 37 (1.06%) NetApp
17 34 (0.98%) Nimble Storage
17 34 (0.98%) Sitecore
18 33 (0.95%) Avaya