Period
to 21 November 2017

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 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 161 118
Rank change year-on-year +20 -43 +3
Permanent jobs citing Android 4195 3842 5407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.47% 2.16% 2.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.02% 8.68% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3543 3407 4785
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,786 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.76% +8.41% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 41881 44259 54058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.70% 24.83% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33963 37850 46068
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 2017.

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 2017. 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 0 1943 £57,500 - 189
South East +29 562 £40,000 -11.11% 37
North of England +51 558 £40,000 - 62
Midlands +53 483 £35,000 -10.26% 37
East of England +58 371 £43,000 -4.44% 35
West Midlands +73 328 £35,000 +7.69% 21
North West +20 317 £40,000 - 39
South West -11 280 £42,500 +11.84% 15
Yorkshire +84 214 £40,000 +6.67% 18
East Midlands +34 155 £37,500 -21.05% 16
North East -2 27 £30,000 -4.76% 5
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Android.

1 2645 (63.05%) Apple iOS
2 1710 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1615 (38.50%) Android Development
4 1535 (36.59%) Java
5 1341 (31.97%) Mobile App
6 1217 (29.01%) JavaScript
7 1133 (27.01%) HTML
8 983 (23.43%) Windows
9 951 (22.67%) C#
10 919 (21.91%) CSS
11 879 (20.95%) iOS Development
12 810 (19.31%) .NET
13 789 (18.81%) TDD
14 755 (18.00%) Git (software)
15 660 (15.73%) Mobile Development
16 659 (15.71%) User Experience
17 631 (15.04%) Finance
18 630 (15.02%) HTML5
19 622 (14.83%) AngularJS
19 622 (14.83%) Software Engineering
20 602 (14.35%) SQL
21 596 (14.21%) Microsoft
22 561 (13.37%) Degree
23 540 (12.87%) Google
23 540 (12.87%) MVC
24 494 (11.78%) Objective-C
25 480 (11.44%) Scrum
26 471 (11.23%) Test Automation
27 468 (11.16%) ASP.NET
28 466 (11.11%) SQL Server

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
1 192 (4.58%) MS Exchange
2 160 (3.81%) Skype for Business
3 140 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 104 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 86 (2.05%) CMS
6 54 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
6 54 (1.29%) WordPress
7 50 (1.19%) Apache
7 50 (1.19%) Confluence
8 42 (1.00%) Drupal
9 38 (0.91%) IIS
10 33 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 28 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 26 (0.62%) Apache Spark
13 24 (0.57%) nginx
14 21 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
15 18 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 16 (0.38%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.33%) Alfresco
18 13 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 294 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
2 55 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 44 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
4 43 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 34 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 32 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 17 (0.41%) InVision
8 12 (0.29%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.21%) Moqups
9 9 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
10 8 (0.19%) MS Visio
11 7 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
11 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (0.14%) InDesign
12 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.12%) Pixate
13 5 (0.12%) Revit
14 4 (0.095%) Autodesk Inventor
15 3 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
15 3 (0.072%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 17 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (0.41%) Magento
2 11 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.19%) Movex
4 6 (0.14%) Maximo
5 2 (0.048%) BASE24
6 1 (0.024%) Advent Moxy
6 1 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.024%) Odoo
6 1 (0.024%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 379 (9.03%) Google Play
2 329 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 260 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 157 (3.74%) GitHub
5 153 (3.65%) Office 365
6 134 (3.19%) IaaS
7 130 (3.10%) SaaS
8 55 (1.31%) npm
9 42 (1.00%) PaaS
10 34 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (0.79%) Mimecast
12 30 (0.72%) Amazon S3
13 27 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (0.62%) Firebase
15 21 (0.50%) OneDrive
16 16 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 12 (0.29%) Bluemix
17 12 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
17 12 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 161 (3.84%) Skype
2 129 (3.08%) Wireless
3 120 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 96 (2.29%) WAN
5 94 (2.24%) LAN
6 87 (2.07%) DNS
7 75 (1.79%) VPN
8 74 (1.76%) Internet
9 73 (1.74%) VoIP
10 71 (1.69%) Firewall
11 65 (1.55%) DHCP
12 58 (1.38%) HTTP
13 50 (1.19%) RFID
14 48 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
15 47 (1.12%) Bluetooth
16 45 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
17 34 (0.81%) WLAN
18 30 (0.72%) Intranet
19 28 (0.67%) SSL
20 22 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 466 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 323 (7.70%) MySQL
3 167 (3.98%) NoSQL
4 129 (3.08%) MongoDB
5 105 (2.50%) Big Data
6 97 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 82 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 75 (1.79%) SQLite
9 70 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 65 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
12 46 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 42 (1.00%) Redis
14 35 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 34 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (0.69%) Blockchain
17 27 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 26 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
19 18 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 755 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 302 (7.20%) Android Studio
3 287 (6.84%) JIRA
4 211 (5.03%) Gradle
5 192 (4.58%) Jenkins
6 170 (4.05%) Xcode
7 148 (3.53%) JUnit
8 128 (3.05%) Visual Studio
9 120 (2.86%) Subversion
10 113 (2.69%) Appium
11 112 (2.67%) Selenium
12 109 (2.60%) Cucumber
13 94 (2.24%) gulp
14 90 (2.15%) Eclipse
15 75 (1.79%) Bitbucket
16 70 (1.67%) Mockito
17 65 (1.55%) Calabash
18 59 (1.41%) webpack
19 56 (1.33%) Maven
20 54 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 631 (15.04%) Finance
2 318 (7.58%) Games
3 314 (7.49%) Retail
4 284 (6.77%) Banking
5 186 (4.43%) Electronics
6 184 (4.39%) Marketing
6 184 (4.39%) Telecoms
7 124 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 123 (2.93%) Retail Banking
9 117 (2.79%) Investment Banking
10 91 (2.17%) Law
11 89 (2.12%) Advertising
12 83 (1.98%) Legal
13 65 (1.55%) Publishing
14 32 (0.76%) Back Office
15 29 (0.69%) Automotive
16 17 (0.41%) Multimedia
17 15 (0.36%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 11 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2313 (55.14%) Developer
2 858 (20.45%) Android Developer
3 361 (8.61%) .NET Developer
4 300 (7.15%) Software Engineer
5 292 (6.96%) Senior Developer
6 278 (6.63%) iOS Developer
7 267 (6.36%) Mobile Developer
8 255 (6.08%) Analyst
9 250 (5.96%) Software Developer
10 245 (5.84%) Applications Developer
11 240 (5.72%) C# Developer
12 222 (5.29%) Java Developer
13 195 (4.65%) Android Engineer
14 167 (3.98%) C# .NET Developer
15 166 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
16 162 (3.86%) Junior
17 155 (3.69%) iOS Android Developer
18 145 (3.46%) Mobile Applications Developer
19 141 (3.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 137 (3.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1133 (27.01%) HTML
2 919 (21.91%) CSS
3 810 (19.31%) .NET
4 630 (15.02%) HTML5
5 622 (14.83%) AngularJS
6 468 (11.16%) ASP.NET
7 402 (9.58%) Web Services
8 384 (9.15%) Android SDK
8 384 (9.15%) Node.js
9 382 (9.11%) RESTful
10 367 (8.75%) REST
11 361 (8.61%) jQuery
12 349 (8.32%) JSON
13 336 (8.01%) React
14 325 (7.75%) CSS3
15 306 (7.29%) ASP.NET MVC
16 287 (6.84%) XML
17 187 (4.46%) iOS SDK
17 187 (4.46%) WCF
18 171 (4.08%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 1341 (31.97%) Mobile App
2 659 (15.71%) User Experience
3 356 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 301 (7.18%) iPhone
5 232 (5.53%) Blackberry
6 180 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
7 165 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
8 106 (2.53%) Smartphone
9 99 (2.36%) Fintech
10 83 (1.98%) Algorithms
11 77 (1.84%) iPad
12 65 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 64 (1.53%) Data Structures
14 59 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
15 45 (1.07%) Social Media
16 39 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
17 38 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
18 35 (0.83%) BBC
19 34 (0.81%) Augmented Reality
19 34 (0.81%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2645 (63.05%) Apple iOS
2 983 (23.43%) Windows
3 420 (10.01%) Linux
4 297 (7.08%) Windows 7
5 204 (4.86%) Mac OS X
6 154 (3.67%) Windows 10
7 141 (3.36%) Windows Server
8 119 (2.84%) Unix
9 99 (2.36%) Windows Phone
10 78 (1.86%) Windows Mobile
11 69 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 69 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 50 (1.19%) Windows 8
13 28 (0.67%) Debian
13 28 (0.67%) Mac OS
13 28 (0.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 21 (0.50%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1710 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1615 (38.50%) Android Development
3 879 (20.95%) iOS Development
4 789 (18.81%) TDD
5 660 (15.73%) Mobile Development
6 622 (14.83%) Software Engineering
7 540 (12.87%) MVC
8 480 (11.44%) Scrum
9 471 (11.23%) Test Automation
10 386 (9.20%) Web Development
11 366 (8.72%) BDD
12 361 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
13 340 (8.10%) OO
14 303 (7.22%) Mobile Application Development
15 268 (6.39%) Unit Testing
16 263 (6.27%) ITIL
17 240 (5.72%) Mentoring
18 218 (5.20%) OOP
19 216 (5.15%) E-Commerce
20 202 (4.82%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1535 (36.59%) Java
2 1217 (29.01%) JavaScript
3 951 (22.67%) C#
4 602 (14.35%) SQL
5 494 (11.78%) Objective-C
6 434 (10.35%) C++
7 399 (9.51%) PHP
8 376 (8.96%) Apple Swift
9 343 (8.18%) Python
10 286 (6.82%) C
11 195 (4.65%) Ruby
12 86 (2.05%) ES6
13 84 (2.00%) Kotlin
14 83 (1.98%) VB.NET
15 79 (1.88%) PowerShell
16 70 (1.67%) Scala
17 68 (1.62%) TypeScript
18 60 (1.43%) Bash Shell
19 45 (1.07%) Perl
20 44 (1.05%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 561 (13.37%) Degree
2 245 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 212 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 143 (3.41%) MCSE
5 103 (2.46%) CCA
6 102 (2.43%) Citrix Certification
7 61 (1.45%) Security Cleared
8 53 (1.26%) MCP
9 39 (0.93%) CISSP
10 28 (0.67%) CISM
11 27 (0.64%) MCSA
12 24 (0.57%) A+ Certification
12 24 (0.57%) CREST Certified
12 24 (0.57%) ISTQB
13 21 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (0.50%) ISEB
14 20 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.45%) CCNA
16 17 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
16 17 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (7.87%) QA
2 42 (1.00%) SLA
3 17 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.26%) COBIT
5 11 (0.26%) WCAG
6 9 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.19%) GDPR
7 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.17%) ISO 13485
9 6 (0.14%) ISO 22301
9 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 4 (0.095%) GMP
10 4 (0.095%) PMO
11 3 (0.072%) COSHH
12 2 (0.048%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.048%) SEPA
13 1 (0.024%) TickIT
System Software
1 363 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 149 (3.55%) Docker
3 117 (2.79%) XenDesktop
4 109 (2.60%) XenApp
5 61 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (0.86%) Firmware
7 28 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 15 (0.36%) vSphere
9 12 (0.29%) Terminal Services
10 9 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.095%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.095%) Xen
13 2 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.048%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.048%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.048%) XenServer
14 1 (0.024%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 156 (3.72%) SCCM
2 149 (3.55%) AirWatch
3 39 (0.93%) HockeyApp
4 26 (0.62%) Puppet
5 23 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.43%) Kibana
7 12 (0.29%) Ansible
7 12 (0.29%) Kubernetes
7 12 (0.29%) Nagios
8 11 (0.26%) Salt
8 11 (0.26%) WSUS
9 10 (0.24%) ZABBIX
10 9 (0.21%) logstash
10 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
11 8 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
12 6 (0.14%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.14%) Nessus
12 6 (0.14%) WebInspect
13 5 (0.12%) Nmap
13 5 (0.12%) Opsview
Vendors
1 596 (14.21%) Microsoft
2 540 (12.87%) Google
3 354 (8.44%) Apple
4 279 (6.65%) Xamarin
5 215 (5.13%) VMware
6 192 (4.58%) Citrix
7 126 (3.00%) Adobe
8 115 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 109 (2.60%) McAfee
10 104 (2.48%) AppSense
11 91 (2.17%) Oracle
12 79 (1.88%) Facebook
13 70 (1.67%) SAP
14 69 (1.64%) Cisco
15 46 (1.10%) IBM
16 42 (1.00%) Atlassian
16 42 (1.00%) Twitter
17 39 (0.93%) iManage
18 33 (0.79%) HP
19 30 (0.72%) Sitecore