Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 141 164
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23 -44
Permanent jobs citing Android 3,298 4,195 3,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.17% 2.47% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.40% 10.01% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,596 3,543 3,407
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,786
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.76% +8.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 35,097 41,896 44,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.12% 24.69% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28,505 33,976 37,853
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -37 1,414 £62,500 +8.70% 294
South East +39 630 £41,375 +3.44% 115
North of England +4 501 £40,000 - 150
South West +38 351 £45,000 +5.88% 40
North West +3 295 £40,000 - 88
East of England -41 218 £50,000 +16.28% 76
Yorkshire +2 184 £42,500 +6.25% 49
Midlands -99 180 £37,500 +7.14% 61
East Midlands -36 97 £40,000 +6.67% 27
West Midlands -112 81 £35,000 - 34
North East -6 22 £21,000 -30.00% 13
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 2,221 (67.34%) Apple iOS
2 1,313 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 1,135 (34.41%) Java
4 1,068 (32.38%) Android Development
5 981 (29.75%) JavaScript
6 909 (27.56%) C#
7 867 (26.29%) Mobile App
8 791 (23.98%) Windows
9 740 (22.44%) HTML
10 687 (20.83%) .NET
11 675 (20.47%) iOS Development
12 639 (19.38%) CSS
13 574 (17.40%) Microsoft
14 557 (16.89%) User Experience
15 524 (15.89%) Mobile Development
16 523 (15.86%) Software Engineering
17 512 (15.52%) Git (software)
18 489 (14.83%) TDD
19 484 (14.68%) SQL Server
20 452 (13.71%) SQL
21 439 (13.31%) Finance
22 426 (12.92%) Linux
23 409 (12.40%) Test Automation
24 400 (12.13%) MVC
25 395 (11.98%) Degree
26 386 (11.70%) Scrum
27 371 (11.25%) ASP.NET
28 365 (11.07%) C++
29 359 (10.89%) Google
30 350 (10.61%) 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 96 (2.91%) MS Exchange
2 91 (2.76%) Confluence
3 84 (2.55%) Apache
3 84 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
4 80 (2.43%) CMS
5 57 (1.73%) IIS
6 55 (1.67%) WordPress
7 53 (1.61%) SharePoint
8 51 (1.55%) Skype for Business
8 51 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 41 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (1.12%) Apache Pig
11 26 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (0.64%) Apache Spark
13 19 (0.58%) WebLogic
14 18 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.42%) GlassFish
16 13 (0.39%) nginx
17 11 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 176 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (2.12%) Chatbot
3 58 (1.76%) Photoshop
4 56 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
5 52 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
6 45 (1.36%) InVision
7 21 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 13 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.15%) InDesign
11 4 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
11 4 (0.12%) UserZoom
12 3 (0.091%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.091%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.091%) Microsoft Project
12 3 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.091%) UXPin
13 2 (0.061%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 20 (0.61%) Magento
2 11 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.24%) Odoo
5 5 (0.15%) Shopify
6 4 (0.12%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.091%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.091%) OpenCart
7 3 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.091%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.061%) Documaker
8 2 (0.061%) Maximo
8 2 (0.061%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.061%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.061%) ScheduALL
9 1 (0.030%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.030%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.030%) osCommerce
9 1 (0.030%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.030%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 281 (8.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 217 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
3 191 (5.79%) Office 365
4 190 (5.76%) Google Play
5 118 (3.58%) GitHub
6 68 (2.06%) SaaS
7 35 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (0.88%) IaaS
9 27 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 27 (0.82%) PaaS
10 24 (0.73%) Serverless
11 23 (0.70%) G Suite
12 22 (0.67%) npm
13 21 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 21 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
15 18 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
16 15 (0.45%) Firebase
17 14 (0.42%) Sauce Labs
18 13 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 157 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 123 (3.73%) Firewall
3 110 (3.34%) Internet
4 104 (3.15%) HTTP
5 97 (2.94%) DNS
6 64 (1.94%) DHCP
6 64 (1.94%) Wireless
7 63 (1.91%) SSL
8 61 (1.85%) VPN
9 54 (1.64%) Skype
10 53 (1.61%) LAN
11 50 (1.52%) Bluetooth
12 46 (1.39%) VoIP
13 42 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
14 41 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
15 38 (1.15%) WAN
16 34 (1.03%) Network Security
17 33 (1.00%) HTTPS
18 25 (0.76%) RS-485
19 24 (0.73%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 484 (14.68%) SQL Server
2 187 (5.67%) MySQL
3 129 (3.91%) Big Data
4 75 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 69 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
6 65 (1.97%) Hadoop
7 53 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 44 (1.33%) Relational Database
9 39 (1.18%) Apache Hive
10 38 (1.15%) Blockchain
11 25 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (0.70%) Redis
13 17 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 17 (0.52%) SQLite
14 13 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
14 13 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
14 13 (0.39%) Power BI
15 12 (0.36%) CouchDB
15 12 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 512 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 309 (9.37%) JIRA
3 198 (6.00%) Android Studio
4 183 (5.55%) Jenkins
5 175 (5.31%) Selenium
6 162 (4.91%) Visual Studio
7 141 (4.28%) Maven
8 130 (3.94%) Subversion
9 122 (3.70%) Gradle
10 121 (3.67%) Xcode
11 96 (2.91%) Bitbucket
12 93 (2.82%) Appium
13 92 (2.79%) Cucumber
14 90 (2.73%) Robot Framework
15 85 (2.58%) JUnit
16 66 (2.00%) git-flow
17 60 (1.82%) Eclipse
18 51 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
19 45 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 37 (1.12%) JMeter
General
1 439 (13.31%) Finance
2 249 (7.55%) Games
3 149 (4.52%) Retail
4 140 (4.24%) Marketing
5 131 (3.97%) Banking
6 92 (2.79%) Telecoms
7 75 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 73 (2.21%) Electronics
9 58 (1.76%) Law
10 50 (1.52%) Legal
11 46 (1.39%) Publishing
12 40 (1.21%) Automotive
13 32 (0.97%) Advertising
14 20 (0.61%) Back Office
15 19 (0.58%) Investment Banking
16 12 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.24%) Billing
19 7 (0.21%) Financial Institution
19 7 (0.21%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1,729 (52.43%) Developer
2 512 (15.52%) Android Developer
3 296 (8.98%) Senior Developer
4 294 (8.91%) C# Developer
5 293 (8.88%) .NET Developer
6 283 (8.58%) Software Engineer
7 251 (7.61%) Software Developer
8 226 (6.85%) Mobile Developer
9 195 (5.91%) iOS Developer
10 188 (5.70%) Java Developer
11 184 (5.58%) Analyst
11 184 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
12 155 (4.70%) Applications Developer
13 131 (3.97%) Support Engineer
14 123 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
15 113 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 111 (3.37%) Tester
17 110 (3.34%) iOS Android Developer
18 109 (3.31%) Lead Developer
19 104 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 740 (22.44%) HTML
2 687 (20.83%) .NET
3 639 (19.38%) CSS
4 371 (11.25%) ASP.NET
5 339 (10.28%) AngularJS
6 309 (9.37%) HTML5
7 301 (9.13%) Web Services
8 288 (8.73%) REST
9 274 (8.31%) Node.js
10 247 (7.49%) RESTful
11 246 (7.46%) React
12 244 (7.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 217 (6.58%) JSON
14 212 (6.43%) jQuery
15 178 (5.40%) RxJava
16 175 (5.31%) React Native
17 170 (5.15%) .NET Framework
17 170 (5.15%) XML
18 164 (4.97%) ASP.NET Web API
19 157 (4.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 867 (26.29%) Mobile App
2 557 (16.89%) User Experience
3 250 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 166 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 166 (5.03%) iPhone
5 161 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 149 (4.52%) Fintech
7 101 (3.06%) Blackberry
8 82 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
9 64 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
10 54 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
11 48 (1.46%) Smartphone
12 47 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
13 46 (1.39%) Social Media
14 45 (1.36%) Mobile Games
15 41 (1.24%) Data Structures
16 37 (1.12%) iPad
17 36 (1.09%) Handset
18 34 (1.03%) Device Driver
19 33 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2,221 (67.34%) Apple iOS
2 791 (23.98%) Windows
3 426 (12.92%) Linux
4 194 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 191 (5.79%) Windows 10
6 176 (5.34%) Windows 7
7 131 (3.97%) Mac OS X
8 94 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 91 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 80 (2.43%) Unix
11 64 (1.94%) Mac OS
12 51 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 46 (1.39%) Windows Phone
14 43 (1.30%) Ubuntu
15 35 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
16 25 (0.76%) FreeRTOS
17 21 (0.64%) openSUSE
18 17 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
19 13 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,313 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1,068 (32.38%) Android Development
3 675 (20.47%) iOS Development
4 524 (15.89%) Mobile Development
5 523 (15.86%) Software Engineering
6 489 (14.83%) TDD
7 409 (12.40%) Test Automation
8 400 (12.13%) MVC
9 386 (11.70%) Scrum
10 340 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
11 316 (9.58%) OO
12 315 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
13 284 (8.61%) Mentoring
14 264 (8.00%) BDD
15 255 (7.73%) Unit Testing
16 237 (7.19%) Web Development
17 221 (6.70%) Open Source
18 207 (6.28%) Analytics
19 203 (6.16%) DevOps
20 175 (5.31%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1,135 (34.41%) Java
2 981 (29.75%) JavaScript
3 909 (27.56%) C#
4 452 (13.71%) SQL
5 365 (11.07%) C++
6 350 (10.61%) Objective-C
7 337 (10.22%) Python
8 334 (10.13%) Apple Swift
9 275 (8.34%) PHP
10 253 (7.67%) C
11 241 (7.31%) Kotlin
12 137 (4.15%) Ruby
13 100 (3.03%) PowerShell
14 99 (3.00%) TypeScript
15 75 (2.27%) Bash Shell
16 59 (1.79%) T-SQL
17 56 (1.70%) ES6
18 49 (1.49%) Scala
19 48 (1.46%) Perl
20 44 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 395 (11.98%) Degree
2 148 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 104 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 91 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 90 (2.73%) DV Cleared
6 54 (1.64%) MCSE
7 48 (1.46%) SC Cleared
8 45 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 44 (1.33%) CISSP
10 43 (1.30%) CCNA
11 40 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
12 39 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
13 37 (1.12%) GIAC
13 37 (1.12%) SANS
14 36 (1.09%) Linux+ Certification
14 36 (1.09%) SSCP
15 28 (0.85%) ISEB
16 26 (0.79%) A+ Certification
17 21 (0.64%) ISTQB
18 19 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (8.22%) QA
2 62 (1.88%) SLA
3 26 (0.79%) GDPR
4 18 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.21%) PMO
7 7 (0.21%) PSD2
8 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.12%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.030%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 15765
10 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.030%) JTAG
10 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 258 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 192 (5.82%) Docker
3 71 (2.15%) Firmware
4 59 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (1.43%) vSphere
6 25 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (0.49%) XenApp
9 9 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.18%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.15%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.12%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.061%) iptables
14 2 (0.061%) NFS
14 2 (0.061%) Samba
14 2 (0.061%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.061%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 85 (2.58%) SCCM
2 73 (2.21%) Puppet
3 59 (1.79%) Salt
4 55 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 53 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (1.00%) AirWatch
7 32 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
8 25 (0.76%) Perfmon
9 22 (0.67%) Terraform
10 16 (0.49%) Ansible
11 15 (0.45%) HP ALM
12 12 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (0.33%) WSUS
14 6 (0.18%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.15%) HockeyApp
15 5 (0.15%) SCOM
15 5 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 4 (0.12%) Clonezilla
16 4 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 574 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 359 (10.89%) Google
3 259 (7.85%) Xamarin
4 226 (6.85%) Apple
5 95 (2.88%) VMware
6 79 (2.40%) Citrix
7 77 (2.33%) Adobe
8 76 (2.30%) Oracle
9 74 (2.24%) Cisco
10 64 (1.94%) Atlassian
11 56 (1.70%) Facebook
12 48 (1.46%) MobileIron
13 42 (1.27%) Bloomberg
14 39 (1.18%) HP
15 38 (1.15%) Reuters
16 34 (1.03%) ServiceNow
17 31 (0.94%) SAP
18 23 (0.70%) Sitecore
19 22 (0.67%) WorldPay
20 21 (0.64%) Sony