Period
to 29 November 2020

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 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 152 160
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,141 3,020 3,287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.28% 2.42% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.78% 10.55% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,175 2,506 2,668
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 10,582 28,618 34,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.16% 22.90% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8,848 23,041 28,434
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,629 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
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 29 November 2020.

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 29 November 2020. 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 -22 502 £65,000 +8.33% 121
South East +20 235 £50,000 +5.26% 49
North of England +9 177 £47,500 +5.56% 78
North West -9 88 £45,000 - 40
South West -2 73 £42,500 +1.19% 27
East of England +16 72 £60,000 +9.09% 26
Yorkshire +45 71 £47,500 +15.85% 27
Midlands +56 63 £45,000 - 34
West Midlands +70 43 £50,000 +5.26% 21
East Midlands +35 20 £37,500 -16.67% 13
North East +18 18 £36,750 +5.00% 11
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, 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.

1 744 (65.21%) Apple iOS
2 450 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
3 449 (39.35%) Java
4 410 (35.93%) Android Development
5 345 (30.24%) Mobile App
6 281 (24.63%) JavaScript
7 257 (22.52%) Mobile Development
8 238 (20.86%) Kotlin
9 231 (20.25%) iOS Development
10 195 (17.09%) React Native
11 192 (16.83%) C#
12 182 (15.95%) Git (software)
13 168 (14.72%) .NET
14 158 (13.85%) Apple Swift
15 155 (13.58%) Software Engineering
16 145 (12.71%) CSS
17 139 (12.18%) OO
18 138 (12.09%) HTML
19 137 (12.01%) Windows
20 136 (11.92%) Test Automation
21 134 (11.74%) Finance
21 134 (11.74%) TDD
22 129 (11.31%) RESTful
22 129 (11.31%) Xamarin
23 128 (11.22%) Microsoft
24 126 (11.04%) QA
25 125 (10.96%) Python
26 122 (10.69%) AWS
27 117 (10.25%) Azure
28 115 (10.08%) Objective-C

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 37 (3.24%) CMS
2 33 (2.89%) Confluence
3 29 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 27 (2.37%) WordPress
5 24 (2.10%) Joomla!
6 21 (1.84%) Headless CMS
7 17 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.05%) IIS
9 10 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.61%) nginx
11 5 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.35%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.26%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.18%) Apache
14 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 57 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (3.33%) Sketch
3 21 (1.84%) InVision
4 20 (1.75%) Figma
5 14 (1.23%) Adobe XD
6 8 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.70%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (0.53%) Zeplin
9 4 (0.35%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.26%) Maya
10 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.18%) MODO
11 2 (0.18%) Mudbox
11 2 (0.18%) ZBrush
12 1 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.088%) InDesign
12 1 (0.088%) Marvel
12 1 (0.088%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 18 (1.58%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Eikon
3 2 (0.18%) Elite 3E
3 2 (0.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (0.18%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.088%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.088%) Q-Pulse
4 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.088%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 122 (10.69%) AWS
2 117 (10.25%) Azure
3 61 (5.35%) Office 365
4 47 (4.12%) SaaS
5 38 (3.33%) GCP
5 38 (3.33%) GitHub
6 37 (3.24%) Serverless
7 30 (2.63%) Firebase
8 29 (2.54%) Google Play
9 25 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
10 22 (1.93%) BrowserStack
11 15 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 15 (1.31%) PaaS
12 12 (1.05%) npm
13 11 (0.96%) Google Analytics
14 10 (0.88%) Azure Functions
15 9 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 9 (0.79%) Heroku
16 8 (0.70%) iTunes
17 7 (0.61%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 39 (3.42%) TCP/IP
2 26 (2.28%) HTTP
3 25 (2.19%) DNS
4 24 (2.10%) Internet
5 23 (2.02%) LAN
6 22 (1.93%) VPN
6 22 (1.93%) Wireless
7 20 (1.75%) Firewall
7 20 (1.75%) WAN
8 18 (1.58%) Skype
9 16 (1.40%) DHCP
10 13 (1.14%) Bluetooth
10 13 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (1.14%) IMAP
11 11 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (0.88%) ADSL
12 10 (0.88%) MPLS
12 10 (0.88%) VoIP
13 8 (0.70%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.70%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 62 (5.43%) MySQL
3 52 (4.56%) NoSQL
4 44 (3.86%) MongoDB
5 26 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (1.31%) Redis
7 10 (0.88%) SQLite
8 7 (0.61%) Power BI
8 7 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (0.53%) Big Data
10 5 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.44%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.44%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.35%) QlikView
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.26%) ActiveReports
12 3 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.26%) DB2
12 3 (0.26%) DB2 UDB
12 3 (0.26%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 182 (15.95%) Git (software)
2 83 (7.27%) Android Studio
3 77 (6.75%) JIRA
4 76 (6.66%) Appium
5 72 (6.31%) Jenkins
6 70 (6.13%) Xcode
7 47 (4.12%) Selenium
8 33 (2.89%) Postman
9 27 (2.37%) Bitbucket
10 26 (2.28%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.84%) Gradle
12 20 (1.75%) Calabash
12 20 (1.75%) webpack
13 18 (1.58%) NUnit
14 15 (1.31%) git-flow
15 11 (0.96%) Babel
15 11 (0.96%) CircleCI
15 11 (0.96%) GitLab
15 11 (0.96%) Liquibase
16 10 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 134 (11.74%) Finance
2 51 (4.47%) Banking
3 47 (4.12%) Games
4 38 (3.33%) Retail
5 29 (2.54%) Marketing
6 21 (1.84%) Law
7 20 (1.75%) Advertising
7 20 (1.75%) Retail Banking
8 19 (1.67%) Electronics
9 18 (1.58%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.49%) Public Sector
11 11 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.79%) Publishing
13 6 (0.53%) Automotive
14 5 (0.44%) French Language
15 4 (0.35%) Police
16 3 (0.26%) Back Office
16 3 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.26%) Housing Association
16 3 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 620 (54.34%) Developer
2 194 (17.00%) Android Developer
3 151 (13.23%) Mobile Developer
4 119 (10.43%) Senior Developer
5 70 (6.13%) iOS Developer
6 59 (5.17%) Lead Developer
7 55 (4.82%) Software Engineer
8 54 (4.73%) Applications Developer
9 51 (4.47%) Android Engineer
10 50 (4.38%) Analyst
11 47 (4.12%) C# Developer
12 44 (3.86%) Senior Android Developer
13 41 (3.59%) iOS Android Developer
14 40 (3.51%) PHP Developer
15 39 (3.42%) Support Engineer
16 38 (3.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
16 38 (3.33%) Software Developer
17 36 (3.16%) Tester
18 35 (3.07%) Consultant
19 34 (2.98%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (17.09%) React Native
2 168 (14.72%) .NET
3 145 (12.71%) CSS
4 138 (12.09%) HTML
5 129 (11.31%) RESTful
6 105 (9.20%) React
7 82 (7.19%) AngularJS
8 81 (7.10%) REST
9 71 (6.22%) Android SDK
10 66 (5.78%) Node.js
11 64 (5.61%) JSON
12 56 (4.91%) Flutter
13 54 (4.73%) Web Services
14 52 (4.56%) jQuery
15 48 (4.21%) HTML5
16 41 (3.59%) ASP.NET
16 41 (3.59%) RxJava
17 37 (3.24%) XML
18 34 (2.98%) Spring
19 29 (2.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 345 (30.24%) Mobile App
2 114 (9.99%) User Experience
3 68 (5.96%) iPhone
4 50 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
5 44 (3.86%) Algorithms
6 40 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (2.37%) Renewable Energy
8 25 (2.19%) Virtual Team
9 24 (2.10%) Social Media
10 20 (1.75%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.31%) Mobile Games
12 13 (1.14%) Blog
12 13 (1.14%) Internet of Things
12 13 (1.14%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.05%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
14 11 (0.96%) Cloud Native
14 11 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 744 (65.21%) Apple iOS
2 137 (12.01%) Windows
3 72 (6.31%) Linux
4 41 (3.59%) Windows Server
5 34 (2.98%) Windows 10
6 32 (2.80%) Windows 7
7 22 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (1.40%) Mac OS X
9 14 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.96%) Unix
11 8 (0.70%) Mac OS
12 7 (0.61%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.53%) CentOS
13 6 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
14 5 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.44%) tvOS
15 4 (0.35%) Android TV
15 4 (0.35%) MVS
16 3 (0.26%) VMS
17 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 410 (35.93%) Android Development
3 257 (22.52%) Mobile Development
4 231 (20.25%) iOS Development
5 155 (13.58%) Software Engineering
6 139 (12.18%) OO
7 136 (11.92%) Test Automation
8 134 (11.74%) TDD
9 109 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
10 97 (8.50%) BDD
11 95 (8.33%) Scrum
12 91 (7.98%) Microservices
13 90 (7.89%) Unit Testing
14 88 (7.71%) DevOps
15 86 (7.54%) Open Source
16 85 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
17 83 (7.27%) Mobile Application Development
17 83 (7.27%) Web Development
18 64 (5.61%) OOP
19 57 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 449 (39.35%) Java
2 281 (24.63%) JavaScript
3 238 (20.86%) Kotlin
4 192 (16.83%) C#
5 158 (13.85%) Apple Swift
6 125 (10.96%) Python
7 115 (10.08%) Objective-C
8 106 (9.29%) SQL
9 93 (8.15%) PHP
10 84 (7.36%) C++
11 51 (4.47%) C
12 47 (4.12%) TypeScript
13 45 (3.94%) Ruby
14 20 (1.75%) Java 8
15 17 (1.49%) Go
15 17 (1.49%) PowerShell
16 13 (1.14%) Apex Code
16 13 (1.14%) ES6
16 13 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.14%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 104 (9.11%) Degree
2 25 (2.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.31%) Master's Degree
3 15 (1.31%) MCP
4 14 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.88%) MCSA
6 8 (0.70%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.61%) ISEB
7 7 (0.61%) PhD
7 7 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.53%) CCNA
8 6 (0.53%) CCNP
8 6 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.35%) MCSE
10 3 (0.26%) CISSP
10 3 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.088%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (11.04%) QA
2 23 (2.02%) SLA
3 6 (0.53%) GDPR
4 3 (0.26%) COBIT
4 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.088%) NIST
System Software
1 87 (7.62%) Active Directory
2 49 (4.29%) Docker
3 28 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.23%) Terminal Server
5 13 (1.14%) Firmware
6 9 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.70%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.35%) vSphere
9 3 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.26%) XenApp
10 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.088%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.088%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.088%) Varnish
11 1 (0.088%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 19 (1.67%) SCCM
3 12 (1.05%) Terraform
4 9 (0.79%) Ansible
4 9 (0.79%) Kibana
4 9 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (0.44%) WSUS
6 3 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.26%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.18%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.18%) Puppet
7 2 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.088%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.088%) Grafana
8 1 (0.088%) Nessus
8 1 (0.088%) Packer
8 1 (0.088%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (11.31%) Xamarin
2 128 (11.22%) Microsoft
3 105 (9.20%) Google
4 72 (6.31%) Apple
5 38 (3.33%) VMware
6 34 (2.98%) Adobe
7 33 (2.89%) Citrix
8 18 (1.58%) Cisco
9 14 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.05%) ServiceNow
11 11 (0.96%) Symantec
12 8 (0.70%) Atlassian
12 8 (0.70%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.70%) McAfee
12 8 (0.70%) Zend
13 7 (0.61%) HP
13 7 (0.61%) NVIDIA
13 7 (0.61%) Oracle
14 6 (0.53%) Dell
14 6 (0.53%) SAP