Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 158 140
Rank change year-on-year +4 -18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Android 2,965 3,227 4,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.34% 2.12% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.18% 9.24% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,270 2,611 3,532
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 29,138 34,931 40,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.01% 22.92% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23,312 28,376 33,058
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 +35 1,310 £60,000 - 232
South East +29 609 £45,000 +7.14% 103
North of England -2 459 £42,500 +6.25% 108
North West +44 332 £45,000 +12.50% 64
East of England +62 236 £55,000 +15.79% 77
South West -38 197 £43,000 +7.50% 61
Midlands +5 148 £45,000 +12.50% 66
Yorkshire -45 112 £40,000 -5.88% 39
East Midlands +24 78 £45,000 +5.88% 30
West Midlands +8 70 £45,000 +20.00% 36
North East +17 18 £60,000 +185.71% 5
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 1,865 (62.90%) Apple iOS
2 1,083 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
3 993 (33.49%) Android Development
4 935 (31.53%) Java
5 909 (30.66%) Mobile App
6 679 (22.90%) JavaScript
7 663 (22.36%) Windows
8 546 (18.41%) iOS Development
9 544 (18.35%) Mobile Development
10 525 (17.71%) C#
11 518 (17.47%) Kotlin
12 448 (15.11%) Git (software)
13 444 (14.97%) HTML
14 441 (14.87%) Microsoft
15 437 (14.74%) .NET
16 421 (14.20%) Software Engineering
17 388 (13.09%) User Experience
18 386 (13.02%) CSS
19 371 (12.51%) Test Automation
20 365 (12.31%) TDD
21 345 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
22 341 (11.50%) Finance
23 336 (11.33%) AWS
24 329 (11.10%) Scrum
25 319 (10.76%) SQL
26 300 (10.12%) Apple Swift
27 296 (9.98%) Linux
28 288 (9.71%) Degree
29 281 (9.48%) QA
30 280 (9.44%) REST

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 88 (2.97%) Confluence
1 88 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 74 (2.50%) CMS
3 67 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
4 53 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 44 (1.48%) WordPress
6 37 (1.25%) Apache Spark
6 37 (1.25%) Joomla!
6 37 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 31 (1.05%) Skype for Business
8 28 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 18 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (0.61%) IIS
10 16 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
11 15 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (0.51%) IBM Notes
12 10 (0.34%) Headless CMS
13 9 (0.30%) Apache
14 7 (0.24%) Drupal
15 6 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 231 (7.79%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (1.82%) Sketch
3 51 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 40 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 38 (1.28%) InVision
6 26 (0.88%) Photoshop
7 24 (0.81%) MS Visio
8 14 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.37%) Zeplin
10 8 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.17%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.13%) Flinto
12 4 (0.13%) Moqups
13 3 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.067%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.067%) GIMP
14 2 (0.067%) Marvel
14 2 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
14 2 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (1.32%) Magento
2 37 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.44%) Elite 3E
5 11 (0.37%) Carpe Diem
6 7 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.24%) Q-Pulse
6 7 (0.24%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.13%) GoldMine
8 3 (0.10%) OpenCart
8 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.067%) Eikon
9 2 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.034%) Distributed Ledger
10 1 (0.034%) Eze OMS
10 1 (0.034%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 336 (11.33%) AWS
2 259 (8.74%) Office 365
3 244 (8.23%) Azure
4 104 (3.51%) GCP
5 91 (3.07%) GitHub
6 85 (2.87%) SaaS
7 64 (2.16%) Google Play
8 57 (1.92%) Firebase
9 54 (1.82%) Serverless
10 43 (1.45%) OpenShift
11 34 (1.15%) BrowserStack
12 32 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
13 31 (1.05%) Sauce Labs
14 28 (0.94%) PaaS
15 25 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
16 24 (0.81%) OneDrive
17 22 (0.74%) Amazon ECS
17 22 (0.74%) AWS Fargate
18 20 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
18 20 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 111 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 110 (3.71%) LAN
3 100 (3.37%) Firewall
4 92 (3.10%) VoIP
4 92 (3.10%) WAN
5 78 (2.63%) Skype
6 69 (2.33%) Internet
7 67 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
8 66 (2.23%) VPN
9 61 (2.06%) DNS
10 56 (1.89%) Wireless
11 47 (1.59%) DHCP
12 45 (1.52%) Bluetooth
13 41 (1.38%) HTTPS
14 35 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
15 23 (0.78%) HTTP
16 16 (0.54%) RFID
17 14 (0.47%) Network Security
18 13 (0.44%) PBX
18 13 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 137 (4.62%) MySQL
3 79 (2.66%) Big Data
4 67 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 43 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 30 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 20 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 18 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (0.54%) Redis
10 16 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (0.54%) SQLite
11 12 (0.40%) DB2
12 11 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (0.30%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.27%) GIS
15 8 (0.27%) MariaDB
15 8 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 448 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 278 (9.38%) JIRA
3 179 (6.04%) Jenkins
4 150 (5.06%) Android Studio
5 135 (4.55%) Selenium
6 134 (4.52%) Appium
7 130 (4.38%) Maven
8 117 (3.95%) Bitbucket
9 112 (3.78%) Cucumber
10 86 (2.90%) Gradle
11 75 (2.53%) Xcode
12 66 (2.23%) git-flow
13 62 (2.09%) Visual Studio
14 61 (2.06%) JUnit
15 55 (1.85%) Calabash
16 54 (1.82%) Subversion
17 45 (1.52%) Eclipse
18 43 (1.45%) WebDriver
19 39 (1.32%) Mockito
20 32 (1.08%) Crashlytics
General
1 341 (11.50%) Finance
2 168 (5.67%) Games
3 149 (5.03%) Retail
4 146 (4.92%) Banking
5 114 (3.84%) Law
6 95 (3.20%) Marketing
7 77 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 56 (1.89%) Automotive
9 51 (1.72%) Electronics
10 39 (1.32%) Legal
11 31 (1.05%) Advertising
12 30 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 25 (0.84%) Public Sector
14 20 (0.67%) Billing
15 17 (0.57%) Back Office
16 16 (0.54%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.40%) Publishing
18 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
19 9 (0.30%) Housing Association
20 7 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,426 (48.09%) Developer
2 473 (15.95%) Android Developer
3 275 (9.27%) Analyst
4 238 (8.03%) Mobile Developer
5 235 (7.93%) Senior Developer
6 182 (6.14%) Software Engineer
7 160 (5.40%) iOS Developer
8 157 (5.30%) Java Developer
9 154 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 130 (4.38%) Applications Developer
11 119 (4.01%) Support Analyst
12 115 (3.88%) Android Engineer
13 111 (3.74%) C# Developer
14 107 (3.61%) .NET Developer
14 107 (3.61%) Designer
15 100 (3.37%) IT Support
16 98 (3.31%) Test Engineer
17 91 (3.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 89 (3.00%) Junior
19 87 (2.93%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (14.97%) HTML
2 437 (14.74%) .NET
3 386 (13.02%) CSS
4 280 (9.44%) REST
5 235 (7.93%) Web Services
6 227 (7.66%) Node.js
7 218 (7.35%) React
8 206 (6.95%) AngularJS
9 193 (6.51%) React Native
10 192 (6.48%) RESTful
11 183 (6.17%) JSON
12 177 (5.97%) ASP.NET
13 165 (5.56%) jQuery
14 164 (5.53%) HTML5
15 163 (5.50%) Spring
16 159 (5.36%) XML
17 122 (4.11%) RxJava
18 114 (3.84%) Android SDK
19 83 (2.80%) Redux
20 81 (2.73%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 909 (30.66%) Mobile App
2 388 (13.09%) User Experience
3 173 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
4 164 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
5 128 (4.32%) Smartphone
6 112 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
7 108 (3.64%) iPhone
8 95 (3.20%) Blackberry
9 90 (3.04%) Algorithms
10 72 (2.43%) iPad
11 69 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
12 66 (2.23%) Management Information System
13 51 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
14 37 (1.25%) Social Media
15 30 (1.01%) Driving Licence
15 30 (1.01%) Mobile Computing
15 30 (1.01%) Social Network
16 29 (0.98%) Cloud Native
17 28 (0.94%) Virtual Team
18 26 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1,865 (62.90%) Apple iOS
2 663 (22.36%) Windows
3 296 (9.98%) Linux
4 242 (8.16%) Windows 10
5 185 (6.24%) Windows 7
6 141 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 67 (2.26%) Mac OS
8 64 (2.16%) Mac OS X
9 62 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (1.25%) Tizen
12 36 (1.21%) Windows 8
13 32 (1.08%) Unix
14 19 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
15 17 (0.57%) CentOS
16 12 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
17 11 (0.37%) Windows Phone
17 11 (0.37%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.34%) Windows Embedded Compact
18 10 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,083 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 993 (33.49%) Android Development
3 546 (18.41%) iOS Development
4 544 (18.35%) Mobile Development
5 421 (14.20%) Software Engineering
6 371 (12.51%) Test Automation
7 365 (12.31%) TDD
8 345 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
9 329 (11.10%) Scrum
10 242 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 237 (7.99%) BDD
12 232 (7.82%) DevOps
13 215 (7.25%) MVC
14 210 (7.08%) OO
15 206 (6.95%) Mobile Application Development
16 197 (6.64%) Web Development
17 195 (6.58%) Computer Science
18 192 (6.48%) Fintech
19 169 (5.70%) OOP
20 163 (5.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 935 (31.53%) Java
2 679 (22.90%) JavaScript
3 525 (17.71%) C#
4 518 (17.47%) Kotlin
5 319 (10.76%) SQL
6 300 (10.12%) Apple Swift
7 276 (9.31%) Python
8 260 (8.77%) Objective-C
9 254 (8.57%) C++
10 215 (7.25%) C
11 166 (5.60%) PHP
12 132 (4.45%) Ruby
13 53 (1.79%) Bash Shell
13 53 (1.79%) TypeScript
14 47 (1.59%) Java 8
15 46 (1.55%) PowerShell
16 40 (1.35%) T-SQL
17 35 (1.18%) Go
18 29 (0.98%) ES6
19 18 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 288 (9.71%) Degree
2 97 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 42 (1.42%) CCNA
5 42 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (1.42%) CISSP
5 42 (1.42%) MCSE
6 41 (1.38%) SANS
7 39 (1.32%) GIAC
8 38 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
9 37 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
10 36 (1.21%) Linux+ Certification
10 36 (1.21%) SSCP
11 35 (1.18%) SC Cleared
12 29 (0.98%) DV Cleared
13 20 (0.67%) ISTQB
14 16 (0.54%) MCSA
15 15 (0.51%) PhD
16 14 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 281 (9.48%) QA
2 43 (1.45%) SLA
3 22 (0.74%) GDPR
4 12 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.34%) ISO 26262
6 9 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.10%) PMO
8 2 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.067%) HL7
9 1 (0.034%) GAMP
9 1 (0.034%) GxP
9 1 (0.034%) NCSC
9 1 (0.034%) NIST
System Software
1 268 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 180 (6.07%) Docker
3 57 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.51%) BitLocker
6 13 (0.44%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.34%) Firmware
9 8 (0.27%) XenApp
10 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.17%) vSphere
13 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.10%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.067%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.034%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 112 (3.78%) Kubernetes
2 100 (3.37%) SCCM
3 47 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 29 (0.98%) Puppet
5 28 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (0.84%) Terraform
7 24 (0.81%) Ansible
7 24 (0.81%) Grafana
7 24 (0.81%) Prometheus
8 21 (0.71%) HP ALM
9 20 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 18 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
11 15 (0.51%) Mesos
11 15 (0.51%) WSUS
12 13 (0.44%) Kibana
13 11 (0.37%) Jamf Pro
14 8 (0.27%) Packer
15 7 (0.24%) logstash
16 6 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
17 5 (0.17%) Marathon
Vendors
1 441 (14.87%) Microsoft
2 242 (8.16%) Google
3 205 (6.91%) Apple
4 187 (6.31%) Xamarin
5 79 (2.66%) Citrix
6 76 (2.56%) VMware
7 65 (2.19%) Oracle
8 58 (1.96%) Adobe
9 52 (1.75%) Cisco
10 46 (1.55%) HP
11 43 (1.45%) ServiceNow
12 38 (1.28%) QNX
13 35 (1.18%) Dell
13 35 (1.18%) iManage
14 24 (0.81%) Sony
15 21 (0.71%) MobileIron
15 21 (0.71%) WorldPay
16 20 (0.67%) Dynatrace
16 20 (0.67%) Facebook
17 19 (0.64%) IBM