Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 140 159
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 -39
Permanent jobs citing Android 3,301 3,902 3,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.34% 2.39% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 9.79% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,413 3,331 3,179
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 32,994 39,864 40,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.38% 24.39% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26,586 32,832 34,511
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +1.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -22 1,398 £62,500 +8.70% 270
South East +73 639 £42,000 +5.00% 121
South West +49 438 £47,500 +5.56% 55
North of England -17 404 £40,000 - 139
North West -21 250 £40,000 - 86
East of England -28 235 £50,000 +11.11% 68
Midlands -75 184 £40,000 +14.29% 62
Yorkshire -3 134 £42,500 - 43
East Midlands +2 120 £40,000 +14.29% 23
West Midlands -114 64 £37,500 +7.14% 39
North East -12 20 £20,500 -31.67% 10
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2,198 (66.59%) Apple iOS
2 1,290 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1,088 (32.96%) Java
4 965 (29.23%) Android Development
5 895 (27.11%) JavaScript
6 859 (26.02%) Mobile App
7 841 (25.48%) C#
8 701 (21.24%) Windows
9 688 (20.84%) HTML
10 605 (18.33%) iOS Development
10 605 (18.33%) User Experience
11 599 (18.15%) .NET
12 586 (17.75%) CSS
13 571 (17.30%) Software Engineering
14 529 (16.03%) Microsoft
15 500 (15.15%) Mobile Development
16 474 (14.36%) Degree
17 460 (13.94%) Linux
18 420 (12.72%) SQL Server
19 419 (12.69%) Google
20 415 (12.57%) Git (software)
21 413 (12.51%) TDD
21 413 (12.51%) Finance
22 398 (12.06%) Test Automation
23 376 (11.39%) Mentoring
24 367 (11.12%) C++
25 359 (10.88%) Apple Swift
26 357 (10.81%) SQL
27 344 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
28 341 (10.33%) Python

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
1 111 (3.36%) Confluence
2 106 (3.21%) Apache
3 90 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
4 84 (2.54%) CMS
5 80 (2.42%) MS Exchange
6 64 (1.94%) IIS
6 64 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 60 (1.82%) WordPress
8 59 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 41 (1.24%) Skype for Business
10 23 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (0.61%) Apache Spark
11 20 (0.61%) GlassFish
12 18 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.51%) Apache Pig
14 16 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 13 (0.39%) WebLogic
16 12 (0.36%) Drupal
17 11 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
17 11 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 175 (5.30%) Chatbot
2 149 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (1.82%) InVision
4 48 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 47 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
6 46 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 8 (0.24%) Flinto
10 8 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
11 5 (0.15%) InDesign
11 5 (0.15%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.12%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.12%) Maple
12 4 (0.12%) Pixate
12 4 (0.12%) UserZoom
13 3 (0.091%) AutoCAD
13 3 (0.091%) Avid Media Composer
13 3 (0.091%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 21 (0.64%) Magento
2 13 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 11 (0.33%) Odoo
4 9 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.24%) Shopify
6 3 (0.091%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.091%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.061%) Maximo
7 2 (0.061%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.061%) ScheduALL
8 1 (0.030%) CiviCRM
8 1 (0.030%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.030%) Line 50
8 1 (0.030%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.030%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.030%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.030%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 269 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 241 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
3 232 (7.03%) Google Play
4 183 (5.54%) Office 365
5 138 (4.18%) GitHub
6 63 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
7 56 (1.70%) SaaS
8 34 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 33 (1.00%) Google Analytics
10 30 (0.91%) Serverless
11 29 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 24 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
12 24 (0.73%) IaaS
13 19 (0.58%) PaaS
14 18 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
15 15 (0.45%) G Suite
16 14 (0.42%) Slack
17 13 (0.39%) Amazon S3
17 13 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
18 12 (0.36%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 159 (4.82%) TCP/IP
2 88 (2.67%) Firewall
2 88 (2.67%) HTTP
3 84 (2.54%) Internet
4 70 (2.12%) DNS
5 62 (1.88%) LAN
5 62 (1.88%) Skype
6 53 (1.61%) Wireless
7 48 (1.45%) WAN
8 47 (1.42%) DHCP
9 43 (1.30%) Modbus
9 43 (1.30%) RS-485
9 43 (1.30%) VoIP
10 41 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
11 39 (1.18%) Bluetooth
11 39 (1.18%) VPN
12 38 (1.15%) SSL
13 31 (0.94%) Network Security
14 29 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (0.58%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 151 (4.57%) MySQL
3 123 (3.73%) Big Data
4 85 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
5 63 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 60 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 58 (1.76%) Hadoop
8 51 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 33 (1.00%) Blockchain
10 27 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (0.64%) Redis
12 20 (0.61%) Apache Hive
13 17 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 16 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
15 15 (0.45%) Power BI
16 13 (0.39%) CouchDB
16 13 (0.39%) SQLite
17 11 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
18 10 (0.30%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 415 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 293 (8.88%) JIRA
3 190 (5.76%) Jenkins
4 181 (5.48%) Maven
5 173 (5.24%) Android Studio
6 172 (5.21%) Visual Studio
7 158 (4.79%) Selenium
8 119 (3.60%) Gradle
9 113 (3.42%) Subversion
10 107 (3.24%) Xcode
11 104 (3.15%) Appium
12 101 (3.06%) Robot Framework
13 91 (2.76%) Cucumber
14 79 (2.39%) Bitbucket
15 74 (2.24%) JUnit
16 56 (1.70%) Eclipse
17 54 (1.64%) git-flow
18 43 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
19 36 (1.09%) Axure RP
20 34 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 413 (12.51%) Finance
2 215 (6.51%) Games
3 155 (4.70%) Retail
4 153 (4.63%) Banking
5 149 (4.51%) Marketing
6 109 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 74 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 66 (2.00%) Electronics
9 47 (1.42%) Legal
10 41 (1.24%) Automotive
11 31 (0.94%) Publishing
12 29 (0.88%) Law
13 24 (0.73%) Advertising
14 23 (0.70%) Back Office
15 15 (0.45%) Billing
16 11 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.27%) Military
17 9 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,548 (46.89%) Developer
2 501 (15.18%) Android Developer
3 322 (9.75%) Software Engineer
4 281 (8.51%) .NET Developer
5 250 (7.57%) C# Developer
6 246 (7.45%) Senior Developer
7 199 (6.03%) Software Developer
8 198 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
9 184 (5.57%) iOS Developer
10 180 (5.45%) Java Developer
11 178 (5.39%) Analyst
12 176 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 158 (4.79%) Android Engineer
14 121 (3.67%) Applications Developer
15 116 (3.51%) Support Engineer
16 113 (3.42%) Designer
17 112 (3.39%) iOS Android Developer
18 111 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
19 109 (3.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 108 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (20.84%) HTML
2 599 (18.15%) .NET
3 586 (17.75%) CSS
4 320 (9.69%) AngularJS
4 320 (9.69%) HTML5
5 279 (8.45%) ASP.NET
6 265 (8.03%) RxJava
7 261 (7.91%) Node.js
7 261 (7.91%) Web Services
8 235 (7.12%) React
9 222 (6.73%) REST
10 218 (6.60%) RESTful
11 197 (5.97%) Spring
12 195 (5.91%) React Native
13 186 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 175 (5.30%) JSON
15 171 (5.18%) jQuery
16 165 (5.00%) Retrofit
17 160 (4.85%) Android SDK
18 143 (4.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 859 (26.02%) Mobile App
2 605 (18.33%) User Experience
3 197 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 150 (4.54%) Greenfield Project
5 146 (4.42%) iPhone
6 111 (3.36%) Fintech
7 83 (2.51%) Embedded Systems
8 80 (2.42%) Blackberry
9 68 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
10 66 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
11 54 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 51 (1.54%) Social Media
13 50 (1.51%) Mobile Games
14 46 (1.39%) Device Driver
15 44 (1.33%) CAN bus
16 41 (1.24%) Algorithms
16 41 (1.24%) Smartphone
17 39 (1.18%) Social Gaming
18 36 (1.09%) Data Structures
19 34 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2,198 (66.59%) Apple iOS
2 701 (21.24%) Windows
3 460 (13.94%) Linux
4 190 (5.76%) Windows 10
5 161 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 157 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 94 (2.85%) Unix
8 89 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 73 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 66 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 58 (1.76%) Mac OS
12 45 (1.36%) Ubuntu
13 43 (1.30%) FreeRTOS
14 42 (1.27%) Windows 8
15 37 (1.12%) Windows Phone
16 33 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
17 22 (0.67%) openSUSE
18 15 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (0.42%) Windows XP
20 13 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,290 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (29.23%) Android Development
3 605 (18.33%) iOS Development
4 571 (17.30%) Software Engineering
5 500 (15.15%) Mobile Development
6 413 (12.51%) TDD
7 398 (12.06%) Test Automation
8 376 (11.39%) Mentoring
9 344 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 337 (10.21%) Scrum
11 335 (10.15%) MVC
12 309 (9.36%) Unit Testing
13 307 (9.30%) OO
14 297 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
15 288 (8.72%) Analytics
16 257 (7.79%) Coaching
17 247 (7.48%) Computer Science
18 240 (7.27%) Open Source
19 235 (7.12%) BDD
20 233 (7.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1,088 (32.96%) Java
2 895 (27.11%) JavaScript
3 841 (25.48%) C#
4 367 (11.12%) C++
5 359 (10.88%) Apple Swift
6 357 (10.81%) SQL
7 341 (10.33%) Python
8 333 (10.09%) Objective-C
9 296 (8.97%) C
10 251 (7.60%) Kotlin
11 213 (6.45%) PHP
12 132 (4.00%) Ruby
13 82 (2.48%) PowerShell
13 82 (2.48%) TypeScript
14 66 (2.00%) ES6
15 57 (1.73%) Bash Shell
15 57 (1.73%) Scala
16 54 (1.64%) Perl
17 48 (1.45%) Go
18 45 (1.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 474 (14.36%) Degree
2 129 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 110 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 74 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 71 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 43 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 38 (1.15%) MCSE
8 34 (1.03%) CISSP
9 29 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
10 24 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
11 23 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (0.67%) CCNA
12 22 (0.67%) MCP
13 18 (0.55%) A+ Certification
13 18 (0.55%) GIAC
14 17 (0.51%) Linux+ Certification
14 17 (0.51%) SANS
14 17 (0.51%) SSCP
15 16 (0.48%) ISEB
15 16 (0.48%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 259 (7.85%) QA
2 48 (1.45%) SLA
3 23 (0.70%) GDPR
4 21 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.21%) PMO
8 6 (0.18%) PSD2
8 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.15%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.030%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
System Software
1 232 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 196 (5.94%) Docker
3 95 (2.88%) Firmware
4 66 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (1.09%) vSphere
6 24 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (0.70%) Hyper-V
8 18 (0.55%) XenApp
9 15 (0.45%) VirtualBox
10 13 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (0.24%) BitLocker
13 7 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.091%) iptables
14 3 (0.091%) NFS
15 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.061%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.061%) XenDesktop
16 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.030%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 67 (2.03%) SCCM
2 61 (1.85%) Kubernetes
3 58 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (1.64%) Puppet
5 42 (1.27%) Salt
6 36 (1.09%) Ansible
7 26 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
7 26 (0.79%) Terraform
8 22 (0.67%) AirWatch
8 22 (0.67%) Perfmon
9 21 (0.64%) HP ALM
10 10 (0.30%) WSUS
11 7 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
14 4 (0.12%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.12%) CASB
14 4 (0.12%) Clonezilla
14 4 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 529 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 419 (12.69%) Google
3 217 (6.57%) Xamarin
4 185 (5.60%) Apple
5 98 (2.97%) Adobe
6 93 (2.82%) VMware
7 80 (2.42%) Oracle
8 73 (2.21%) Citrix
9 66 (2.00%) Cisco
10 61 (1.85%) Facebook
11 49 (1.48%) MobileIron
12 47 (1.42%) Atlassian
13 37 (1.12%) HP
13 37 (1.12%) WorldPay
14 30 (0.91%) SAP
14 30 (0.91%) Sitecore
15 29 (0.88%) Bloomberg
16 28 (0.85%) Reuters
17 24 (0.73%) ServiceNow
18 20 (0.61%) Samsung