Period
to 5 April 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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 144 154
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Android 2,452 3,366 3,788
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.28% 2.43% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.56% 10.43% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,112 2,484 3,292
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 23,210 32,271 39,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.60% 23.33% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18,771 25,890 32,916
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 5 April 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 5 April 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 +28 1,274 £65,000 +4.00% 146
South East +1 496 £55,000 +29.41% 75
North of England +10 303 £43,500 +16.00% 102
North West +1 166 £42,500 +6.25% 60
South West -64 159 £43,000 -18.10% 24
East of England +2 121 £55,000 +4.76% 37
Yorkshire +32 114 £47,500 +26.67% 26
Midlands -52 92 £42,500 +6.25% 34
East Midlands -30 48 £37,500 -6.25% 16
West Midlands -10 44 £43,000 +14.67% 18
North East +2 23 £35,000 +35.92% 16
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 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 1,693 (69.05%) Apple iOS
2 917 (37.40%) Android Development
3 910 (37.11%) Java
4 859 (35.03%) Mobile App
5 807 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
6 685 (27.94%) JavaScript
7 583 (23.78%) Mobile Development
8 537 (21.90%) Kotlin
9 532 (21.70%) iOS Development
10 520 (21.21%) Windows
11 432 (17.62%) Software Engineering
12 422 (17.21%) C#
13 400 (16.31%) HTML
14 382 (15.58%) CSS
15 375 (15.29%) User Experience
16 368 (15.01%) TDD
17 366 (14.93%) Git (software)
18 355 (14.48%) Apple Swift
19 344 (14.03%) .NET
20 311 (12.68%) AWS
21 310 (12.64%) Test Automation
22 308 (12.56%) Linux
23 297 (12.11%) Objective-C
24 294 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
25 290 (11.83%) Microsoft
26 274 (11.17%) SQL
27 273 (11.13%) Degree
28 271 (11.05%) Finance
29 258 (10.52%) React
30 251 (10.24%) React Native

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 55 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 49 (2.00%) CMS
3 43 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 31 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (1.18%) IIS
5 29 (1.18%) WordPress
6 28 (1.14%) Confluence
7 23 (0.94%) SharePoint
7 23 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 21 (0.86%) Apache
9 17 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (0.61%) Drupal
10 15 (0.61%) Joomla!
11 12 (0.49%) nginx
12 11 (0.45%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.41%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.37%) Headless CMS
15 5 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
16 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 141 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 62 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (1.31%) Sketch
5 26 (1.06%) InVision
6 25 (1.02%) Photoshop
7 19 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.33%) Adobe XD
10 7 (0.29%) Chatbot
11 5 (0.20%) Figma
12 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.16%) InDesign
12 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.082%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.082%) Flinto
14 2 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.082%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 16 (0.65%) Magento
1 16 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.33%) GoldMine
4 7 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.082%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.041%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.041%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 311 (12.68%) AWS
2 229 (9.34%) Office 365
3 193 (7.87%) Azure
4 109 (4.45%) GitHub
5 79 (3.22%) SaaS
6 69 (2.81%) Google Play
7 53 (2.16%) GCP
8 43 (1.75%) Serverless
9 28 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (1.14%) Amazon S3
10 26 (1.06%) Firebase
10 26 (1.06%) PaaS
11 22 (0.90%) npm
12 21 (0.86%) OneDrive
13 20 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (0.77%) Amazon ECS
15 16 (0.65%) AWS IoT
15 16 (0.65%) Google Analytics
16 15 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 15 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 137 (5.59%) TCP/IP
2 84 (3.43%) LAN
3 81 (3.30%) Skype
4 71 (2.90%) Firewall
5 70 (2.85%) WAN
6 67 (2.73%) Internet
7 52 (2.12%) DNS
8 51 (2.08%) Wireshark
9 45 (1.84%) VPN
9 45 (1.84%) Wireless
10 43 (1.75%) VoIP
11 31 (1.26%) DHCP
12 25 (1.02%) Bluetooth
13 22 (0.90%) HTTP
14 17 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
14 17 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (0.57%) Broadband
15 14 (0.57%) RFID
16 13 (0.53%) WebEx
17 12 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (7.99%) SQL Server
2 161 (6.57%) MySQL
3 68 (2.77%) MongoDB
3 68 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
4 64 (2.61%) NoSQL
5 34 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 31 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (0.77%) Redis
8 18 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (0.65%) Big Data
9 16 (0.65%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.33%) Amazon Aurora
11 7 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (0.29%) SQLite
12 5 (0.20%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.20%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.20%) DB2
12 5 (0.20%) RavenDB
13 4 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 366 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 183 (7.46%) Android Studio
3 136 (5.55%) JIRA
3 136 (5.55%) Xcode
4 114 (4.65%) Selenium
5 111 (4.53%) Cucumber
6 86 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 72 (2.94%) Bitbucket
8 71 (2.90%) Appium
9 70 (2.85%) Gradle
10 65 (2.65%) Visual Studio
11 60 (2.45%) Maven
12 50 (2.04%) Calabash
13 49 (2.00%) Postman
14 43 (1.75%) Charles Proxy
15 34 (1.39%) git-flow
16 33 (1.35%) JUnit
17 25 (1.02%) Subversion
18 23 (0.94%) Eclipse
18 23 (0.94%) JMeter
General
1 271 (11.05%) Finance
2 221 (9.01%) Retail
3 113 (4.61%) Games
4 84 (3.43%) Banking
5 74 (3.02%) Marketing
6 43 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.55%) Electronics
7 38 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.47%) Law
8 36 (1.47%) Publishing
9 35 (1.43%) Back Office
10 27 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.82%) Legal
12 19 (0.77%) Public Sector
13 13 (0.53%) French Language
14 11 (0.45%) Advertising
15 5 (0.20%) Automotive
15 5 (0.20%) Billing
15 5 (0.20%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,209 (49.31%) Developer
2 405 (16.52%) Android Developer
3 236 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 219 (8.93%) Mobile Developer
5 199 (8.12%) Software Engineer
6 172 (7.01%) Analyst
7 143 (5.83%) Java Developer
8 123 (5.02%) Android Engineer
8 123 (5.02%) iOS Developer
9 116 (4.73%) Applications Developer
10 111 (4.53%) Software Developer
11 100 (4.08%) PHP Developer
12 94 (3.83%) Lead Developer
13 82 (3.34%) Support Engineer
14 79 (3.22%) Junior
14 79 (3.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 79 (3.22%) React Developer
15 78 (3.18%) .NET Developer
16 76 (3.10%) QA Engineer
16 76 (3.10%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (16.31%) HTML
2 382 (15.58%) CSS
3 344 (14.03%) .NET
4 258 (10.52%) React
5 251 (10.24%) React Native
6 228 (9.30%) AngularJS
7 204 (8.32%) REST
8 186 (7.59%) Node.js
9 177 (7.22%) Web Services
10 157 (6.40%) RxJava
11 155 (6.32%) RESTful
12 145 (5.91%) HTML5
13 142 (5.79%) Dagger
14 131 (5.34%) Spring
15 130 (5.30%) Android SDK
16 126 (5.14%) ASP.NET
17 125 (5.10%) JSON
18 112 (4.57%) iOS SDK
19 109 (4.45%) .NET Framework
20 108 (4.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 859 (35.03%) Mobile App
2 375 (15.29%) User Experience
3 161 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
4 118 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (4.08%) Smartphone
6 97 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
7 90 (3.67%) iPhone
8 62 (2.53%) iPad
9 56 (2.28%) Blackberry
10 49 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
11 47 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
12 43 (1.75%) Blog
13 33 (1.35%) Management Information System
14 30 (1.22%) Algorithms
15 25 (1.02%) Social Media
16 24 (0.98%) Augmented Reality
16 24 (0.98%) Cloud Native
17 23 (0.94%) Client/Server
18 18 (0.73%) Data Structures
19 17 (0.69%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 1,693 (69.05%) Apple iOS
2 520 (21.21%) Windows
3 308 (12.56%) Linux
4 154 (6.28%) Windows 10
5 121 (4.93%) Windows 7
6 105 (4.28%) Windows Server
7 87 (3.55%) Mac OS X
8 69 (2.81%) Mac OS
9 46 (1.88%) Unix
10 37 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 30 (1.22%) tvOS
13 25 (1.02%) Windows Phone
14 21 (0.86%) CentOS
15 18 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
17 13 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (0.49%) Windows XP
19 8 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 917 (37.40%) Android Development
2 807 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (23.78%) Mobile Development
4 532 (21.70%) iOS Development
5 432 (17.62%) Software Engineering
6 368 (15.01%) TDD
7 310 (12.64%) Test Automation
8 294 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
9 249 (10.15%) Scrum
10 219 (8.93%) DevOps
11 213 (8.69%) Mobile Application Development
12 205 (8.36%) E-Commerce
13 191 (7.79%) Computer Science
14 189 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
15 186 (7.59%) OO
16 182 (7.42%) BDD
17 177 (7.22%) Mentoring
17 177 (7.22%) MVC
18 168 (6.85%) Fintech
19 158 (6.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 910 (37.11%) Java
2 685 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 537 (21.90%) Kotlin
4 422 (17.21%) C#
5 355 (14.48%) Apple Swift
6 297 (12.11%) Objective-C
7 274 (11.17%) SQL
8 243 (9.91%) PHP
9 239 (9.75%) Python
10 141 (5.75%) C++
11 132 (5.38%) C
12 126 (5.14%) Ruby
13 71 (2.90%) Java 8
14 67 (2.73%) TypeScript
15 39 (1.59%) Go
16 36 (1.47%) Bash Shell
17 35 (1.43%) ES6
17 35 (1.43%) T-SQL
18 21 (0.86%) PL/SQL
19 20 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 273 (11.13%) Degree
2 114 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 32 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 21 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
7 16 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 16 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.49%) MCSE
10 11 (0.45%) CISSP
10 11 (0.45%) ISEB
11 10 (0.41%) CCNA
11 10 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (0.37%) Master's Degree
12 9 (0.37%) MCSA
13 8 (0.33%) HND
13 8 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
15 6 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (9.62%) QA
2 28 (1.14%) SLA
3 10 (0.41%) GDPR
4 8 (0.33%) WCAG
5 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.082%) PSD2
7 1 (0.041%) GxP
7 1 (0.041%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.041%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 231 (9.42%) Active Directory
2 199 (8.12%) Docker
3 40 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.77%) Firmware
5 14 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.16%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.12%) HDFS
9 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.082%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.082%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.082%) vSphere
10 2 (0.082%) XenApp
10 2 (0.082%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.041%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 106 (4.32%) SCCM
2 104 (4.24%) Kubernetes
3 44 (1.79%) Mesos
4 38 (1.55%) Marathon
5 33 (1.35%) Ansible
6 28 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 26 (1.06%) Terraform
8 17 (0.69%) AirWatch
9 13 (0.53%) Puppet
10 10 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
10 10 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 9 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (0.37%) Grafana
11 9 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.33%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
13 5 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (0.20%) Kibana
13 5 (0.20%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 290 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 193 (7.87%) Apple
3 161 (6.57%) Google
4 134 (5.46%) Xamarin
5 70 (2.85%) Adobe
6 46 (1.88%) Oracle
6 46 (1.88%) VMware
7 28 (1.14%) Citrix
8 26 (1.06%) ServiceNow
9 24 (0.98%) Cisco
10 19 (0.77%) Dell
11 17 (0.69%) Zend
12 16 (0.65%) MobileIron
13 15 (0.61%) Symantec
14 14 (0.57%) New Relic
15 13 (0.53%) HP
15 13 (0.53%) Remedy
15 13 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (0.45%) SAP
17 10 (0.41%) Polycom