Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 150 149 145
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 2,737 3,273 3,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.35% 2.33% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.42% 9.96% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,134 2,406 3,297
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 26,276 32,861 39,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.53% 23.38% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21,198 26,479 32,627
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +0.59%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +36 1,346 £60,000 -4.00% 231
South East +7 529 £47,500 +14.46% 76
North of England +26 375 £42,500 +6.25% 113
North West +19 221 £45,000 +12.50% 67
East of England +30 194 £57,500 +15.00% 44
South West -78 183 £40,000 -11.11% 32
Yorkshire +38 128 £42,500 - 38
Midlands -29 98 £45,000 +12.50% 53
West Midlands +10 55 £47,500 +26.67% 26
East Midlands -38 43 £42,500 +6.25% 27
North East +17 27 £35,000 +75.00% 8
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 1,813 (66.24%) Apple iOS
2 958 (35.00%) Android Development
3 948 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
4 946 (34.56%) Java
5 872 (31.86%) Mobile App
6 680 (24.84%) JavaScript
7 627 (22.91%) Windows
8 574 (20.97%) Mobile Development
9 548 (20.02%) iOS Development
10 532 (19.44%) Kotlin
11 463 (16.92%) C#
12 415 (15.16%) Software Engineering
13 414 (15.13%) HTML
14 410 (14.98%) Git (software)
15 408 (14.91%) TDD
16 399 (14.58%) CSS
17 381 (13.92%) Microsoft
18 376 (13.74%) .NET
19 366 (13.37%) Apple Swift
20 350 (12.79%) User Experience
21 347 (12.68%) Finance
22 346 (12.64%) AWS
23 328 (11.98%) Test Automation
23 328 (11.98%) Scrum
24 304 (11.11%) SQL
25 297 (10.85%) Objective-C
26 296 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
27 288 (10.52%) Office 365
28 287 (10.49%) Linux
29 272 (9.94%) Active Directory

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 86 (3.14%) MS Exchange
2 64 (2.34%) Confluence
3 49 (1.79%) CMS
4 46 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (1.53%) Skype for Business
6 37 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 31 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.02%) IIS
9 26 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
10 18 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 18 (0.66%) WordPress
11 16 (0.58%) Apache Spark
11 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (0.55%) Joomla!
13 13 (0.47%) Headless CMS
14 11 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (0.37%) Apache
15 10 (0.37%) Drupal
15 10 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 181 (6.61%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (1.64%) Sketch
4 44 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 34 (1.24%) InVision
6 30 (1.10%) Photoshop
7 21 (0.77%) MS Visio
8 15 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.22%) Adobe XD
10 4 (0.15%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.15%) Flinto
10 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.11%) Figma
12 2 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.073%) InDesign
12 2 (0.073%) Microsoft Project
12 2 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.073%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.037%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (0.62%) Magento
2 15 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 10 (0.37%) GoldMine
4 7 (0.26%) Elite 3E
5 5 (0.18%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.073%) Eikon
6 2 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.037%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.037%) Eze OMS
7 1 (0.037%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 346 (12.64%) AWS
2 288 (10.52%) Office 365
3 206 (7.53%) Azure
4 107 (3.91%) GitHub
5 96 (3.51%) SaaS
6 72 (2.63%) GCP
7 70 (2.56%) Google Play
8 49 (1.79%) Firebase
9 42 (1.53%) Serverless
10 36 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
11 33 (1.21%) OneDrive
12 29 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (1.02%) PaaS
14 24 (0.88%) Amazon ECS
15 20 (0.73%) OpenShift
16 19 (0.69%) Amazon S3
16 19 (0.69%) Google Analytics
17 18 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
17 18 (0.66%) Sauce Labs
18 17 (0.62%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (4.38%) TCP/IP
2 101 (3.69%) LAN
3 85 (3.11%) WAN
4 83 (3.03%) Skype
5 76 (2.78%) Internet
6 73 (2.67%) Firewall
7 66 (2.41%) DNS
8 65 (2.37%) VoIP
9 56 (2.05%) Wireless
10 55 (2.01%) VPN
11 42 (1.53%) DHCP
12 34 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
13 23 (0.84%) Bluetooth
13 23 (0.84%) HTTPS
14 20 (0.73%) HTTP
14 20 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
14 20 (0.73%) Wireshark
15 19 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (0.62%) RFID
17 12 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 155 (5.66%) MySQL
3 84 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (2.01%) NoSQL
5 49 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 45 (1.64%) MongoDB
7 32 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 32 (1.17%) Big Data
8 17 (0.62%) RDBMS
9 16 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (0.55%) Redis
11 12 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (0.37%) DB2
13 9 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.33%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.18%) SQLite
16 4 (0.15%) ActiveReports
16 4 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.15%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 410 (14.98%) Git (software)
2 200 (7.31%) JIRA
3 182 (6.65%) Android Studio
4 137 (5.01%) Jenkins
5 126 (4.60%) Xcode
6 118 (4.31%) Maven
7 114 (4.17%) Appium
7 114 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 114 (4.17%) Selenium
8 102 (3.73%) Bitbucket
9 93 (3.40%) Gradle
10 77 (2.81%) Visual Studio
11 67 (2.45%) Postman
12 51 (1.86%) Calabash
13 48 (1.75%) Subversion
14 46 (1.68%) JUnit
15 43 (1.57%) Eclipse
16 34 (1.24%) Ant
17 31 (1.13%) Charles Proxy
17 31 (1.13%) git-flow
General
1 347 (12.68%) Finance
2 196 (7.16%) Retail
3 140 (5.12%) Games
4 101 (3.69%) Banking
5 96 (3.51%) Marketing
6 79 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 70 (2.56%) Law
8 47 (1.72%) Electronics
9 35 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.02%) Advertising
10 28 (1.02%) Publishing
11 26 (0.95%) Automotive
11 26 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.88%) Legal
13 23 (0.84%) Public Sector
14 22 (0.80%) Back Office
15 13 (0.47%) Billing
16 8 (0.29%) French Language
17 7 (0.26%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,319 (48.19%) Developer
2 435 (15.89%) Android Developer
3 242 (8.84%) Mobile Developer
4 240 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 219 (8.00%) Analyst
6 183 (6.69%) Software Engineer
7 177 (6.47%) Java Developer
8 160 (5.85%) iOS Developer
9 134 (4.90%) Software Developer
10 128 (4.68%) Applications Developer
11 119 (4.35%) Android Engineer
12 105 (3.84%) Lead Developer
13 95 (3.47%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 95 (3.47%) Support Engineer
14 92 (3.36%) .NET Developer
15 91 (3.32%) IT Support
15 91 (3.32%) Support Analyst
16 90 (3.29%) Junior
16 90 (3.29%) Service Analyst
17 88 (3.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 414 (15.13%) HTML
2 399 (14.58%) CSS
3 376 (13.74%) .NET
4 268 (9.79%) REST
5 246 (8.99%) Web Services
6 230 (8.40%) React
7 223 (8.15%) React Native
8 220 (8.04%) AngularJS
9 173 (6.32%) Node.js
10 169 (6.17%) RESTful
11 168 (6.14%) Spring
12 152 (5.55%) JSON
13 150 (5.48%) HTML5
14 144 (5.26%) XML
15 141 (5.15%) RxJava
16 138 (5.04%) jQuery
17 135 (4.93%) ASP.NET
18 124 (4.53%) Dagger
19 119 (4.35%) Android SDK
20 106 (3.87%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 872 (31.86%) Mobile App
2 350 (12.79%) User Experience
3 140 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 140 (5.12%) Greenfield Project
4 127 (4.64%) Smartphone
5 110 (4.02%) iPhone
6 99 (3.62%) Blackberry
7 87 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
8 70 (2.56%) iPad
9 65 (2.37%) Video Conferencing
10 64 (2.34%) Management Information System
11 43 (1.57%) Algorithms
11 43 (1.57%) Blog
12 36 (1.32%) Social Media
13 33 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
14 32 (1.17%) Cloud Native
15 30 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
16 25 (0.91%) Driving Licence
17 24 (0.88%) Handset
18 23 (0.84%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1,813 (66.24%) Apple iOS
2 627 (22.91%) Windows
3 287 (10.49%) Linux
4 213 (7.78%) Windows 10
5 174 (6.36%) Windows 7
6 130 (4.75%) Windows Server
7 87 (3.18%) Mac OS
7 87 (3.18%) Mac OS X
8 47 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (1.50%) Unix
11 30 (1.10%) tvOS
12 28 (1.02%) Windows 8
13 21 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
14 19 (0.69%) Windows Phone
15 17 (0.62%) Tizen
16 14 (0.51%) Embedded Linux
17 12 (0.44%) CentOS
17 12 (0.44%) Windows XP
18 11 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 958 (35.00%) Android Development
2 948 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 574 (20.97%) Mobile Development
4 548 (20.02%) iOS Development
5 415 (15.16%) Software Engineering
6 408 (14.91%) TDD
7 328 (11.98%) Scrum
7 328 (11.98%) Test Automation
8 296 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 223 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
10 222 (8.11%) DevOps
11 220 (8.04%) Mobile Application Development
12 205 (7.49%) BDD
13 202 (7.38%) Fintech
14 193 (7.05%) Computer Science
15 192 (7.01%) OO
16 186 (6.80%) E-Commerce
17 177 (6.47%) Mentoring
18 174 (6.36%) MVC
19 173 (6.32%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 946 (34.56%) Java
2 680 (24.84%) JavaScript
3 532 (19.44%) Kotlin
4 463 (16.92%) C#
5 366 (13.37%) Apple Swift
6 304 (11.11%) SQL
7 297 (10.85%) Objective-C
8 206 (7.53%) Python
9 188 (6.87%) C++
9 188 (6.87%) PHP
10 158 (5.77%) C
11 135 (4.93%) Ruby
12 79 (2.89%) Java 8
13 59 (2.16%) TypeScript
14 44 (1.61%) T-SQL
15 40 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 33 (1.21%) Bash Shell
17 27 (0.99%) ES6
18 22 (0.80%) Go
19 18 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 268 (9.79%) Degree
2 96 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 48 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.32%) DV Cleared
6 27 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 22 (0.80%) CISSP
8 20 (0.73%) MCSE
9 17 (0.62%) CCNA
9 17 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (0.62%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (0.58%) GIAC
10 16 (0.58%) SANS
11 15 (0.55%) Linux+ Certification
11 15 (0.55%) SSCP
12 12 (0.44%) ISTQB
13 11 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
14 10 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (8.00%) QA
2 32 (1.17%) SLA
3 13 (0.47%) GDPR
4 11 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.26%) ISO 26262
7 4 (0.15%) WCAG
8 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.073%) GxP
10 1 (0.037%) GAMP
10 1 (0.037%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.037%) NIST
10 1 (0.037%) PMO
System Software
1 272 (9.94%) Active Directory
2 220 (8.04%) Docker
3 51 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.44%) Firmware
6 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.26%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.22%) BitLocker
8 5 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.15%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.11%) vSphere
10 3 (0.11%) XenApp
11 2 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.037%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.037%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 128 (4.68%) Kubernetes
2 118 (4.31%) SCCM
3 51 (1.86%) Mesos
4 45 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 39 (1.42%) Ansible
6 37 (1.35%) Marathon
7 26 (0.95%) Puppet
8 23 (0.84%) Terraform
9 22 (0.80%) AirWatch
9 22 (0.80%) Grafana
9 22 (0.80%) Prometheus
10 18 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
10 18 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (0.51%) HP ALM
12 10 (0.37%) Jamf Pro
13 9 (0.33%) Kibana
14 8 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
14 8 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
14 8 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 6 (0.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 381 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 253 (9.24%) Apple
3 186 (6.80%) Google
4 162 (5.92%) Xamarin
5 73 (2.67%) Adobe
6 63 (2.30%) VMware
7 62 (2.27%) Oracle
8 43 (1.57%) ServiceNow
9 38 (1.39%) Citrix
10 32 (1.17%) Cisco
11 29 (1.06%) HP
11 29 (1.06%) iManage
12 27 (0.99%) MobileIron
13 21 (0.77%) Computacenter
13 21 (0.77%) Sony
14 17 (0.62%) Dell
14 17 (0.62%) Dynatrace
14 17 (0.62%) New Relic
14 17 (0.62%) QNX
15 16 (0.58%) Symantec