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

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 156 163
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -41
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,592 3,157 3,623
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.19% 2.32% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 10.07% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 2,456 3,123
Median annual salary £57,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 15,479 31,339 38,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.30% 23.00% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12,665 25,044 31,697
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,150 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 783 £65,000 +8.33% 72
South East +14 366 £55,000 +22.22% 24
North of England -2 201 £43,000 +7.50% 66
North West -31 108 £43,500 +2.35% 49
South West +12 97 £47,500 -5.00% 18
Yorkshire +71 78 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Midlands +15 77 £42,500 +6.25% 35
East of England -3 66 £47,500 -13.64% 19
East Midlands +25 41 £40,000 +3.23% 5
West Midlands +27 36 £42,750 +6.87% 30
North East +16 15 £35,000 +13.82%
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 5 July 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 1,082 (67.96%) Apple iOS
2 636 (39.95%) Android Development
3 601 (37.75%) Java
4 553 (34.74%) Mobile App
5 508 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
6 452 (28.39%) JavaScript
7 397 (24.94%) Mobile Development
8 359 (22.55%) Kotlin
9 349 (21.92%) iOS Development
10 308 (19.35%) Software Engineering
11 289 (18.15%) Windows
12 266 (16.71%) C#
13 253 (15.89%) HTML
14 245 (15.39%) User Experience
15 236 (14.82%) Python
16 228 (14.32%) CSS
16 228 (14.32%) Git (software)
17 226 (14.20%) React Native
18 214 (13.44%) Linux
19 210 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
20 205 (12.88%) AWS
21 200 (12.56%) Apple Swift
22 199 (12.50%) React
23 193 (12.12%) .NET
24 180 (11.31%) PHP
24 180 (11.31%) Degree
25 179 (11.24%) Microsoft
26 178 (11.18%) Test Automation
27 176 (11.06%) Objective-C
28 169 (10.62%) TDD

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 39 (2.45%) CMS
2 32 (2.01%) WordPress
3 29 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 26 (1.63%) Confluence
5 19 (1.19%) Joomla!
6 17 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (1.01%) Skype for Business
8 15 (0.94%) Apache
8 15 (0.94%) IIS
9 9 (0.57%) Headless CMS
10 8 (0.50%) Drupal
10 8 (0.50%) nginx
10 8 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.38%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.19%) WildFly
14 2 (0.13%) Mule
Applications
1 91 (5.72%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (1.32%) InVision
3 21 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (1.32%) Sketch
4 14 (0.88%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.44%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.38%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.25%) Figma
10 3 (0.19%) Blender
10 3 (0.19%) InDesign
11 2 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.13%) Maya
11 2 (0.13%) MODO
11 2 (0.13%) Mudbox
11 2 (0.13%) ZBrush
12 1 (0.063%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.13%) Magento
1 18 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.19%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.063%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 205 (12.88%) AWS
2 159 (9.99%) Azure
3 111 (6.97%) Office 365
4 68 (4.27%) GitHub
5 53 (3.33%) SaaS
6 45 (2.83%) Serverless
7 42 (2.64%) GCP
8 30 (1.88%) Google Play
9 20 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (1.07%) Amazon S3
11 16 (1.01%) Firebase
12 14 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 14 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
12 14 (0.88%) npm
13 12 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (0.75%) PaaS
14 11 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (0.63%) Mimecast
16 9 (0.57%) AWS IoT
16 9 (0.57%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.46%) TCP/IP
2 51 (3.20%) Firewall
3 50 (3.14%) LAN
4 43 (2.70%) Skype
4 43 (2.70%) WAN
5 40 (2.51%) Internet
6 39 (2.45%) Wireshark
7 38 (2.39%) DNS
8 30 (1.88%) Wireless
9 26 (1.63%) VPN
10 25 (1.57%) HTTP
11 23 (1.44%) DHCP
12 20 (1.26%) Bluetooth
13 18 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (1.07%) VoIP
15 12 (0.75%) RS-485
16 11 (0.69%) WebEx
17 10 (0.63%) RS-232
18 8 (0.50%) Cisco IOS
18 8 (0.50%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 106 (6.66%) MySQL
3 56 (3.52%) MongoDB
4 44 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (2.39%) NoSQL
6 23 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (0.88%) Redis
7 14 (0.88%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (0.57%) Amazon Aurora
9 9 (0.57%) Blockchain
9 9 (0.57%) SQLite
10 8 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 8 (0.50%) Big Data
10 8 (0.50%) Power BI
10 8 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.38%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 228 (14.32%) Git (software)
2 118 (7.41%) Android Studio
3 100 (6.28%) JIRA
4 85 (5.34%) Xcode
5 63 (3.96%) Selenium
6 59 (3.71%) Jenkins
7 47 (2.95%) Cucumber
8 46 (2.89%) Bitbucket
9 41 (2.58%) Appium
10 37 (2.32%) Gradle
11 30 (1.88%) JUnit
12 28 (1.76%) Calabash
13 27 (1.70%) Visual Studio
14 26 (1.63%) git-flow
15 23 (1.44%) Charles Proxy
16 19 (1.19%) Maven
17 18 (1.13%) Mockito
18 16 (1.01%) TeamCity
19 15 (0.94%) Postman
20 13 (0.82%) GitLab
General
1 153 (9.61%) Finance
2 127 (7.98%) Retail
3 82 (5.15%) Games
4 57 (3.58%) Banking
5 53 (3.33%) Marketing
6 26 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 23 (1.44%) Electronics
8 23 (1.44%) Law
9 22 (1.38%) Back Office
10 19 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.13%) Publishing
12 13 (0.82%) Public Sector
13 7 (0.44%) Legal
14 6 (0.38%) French Language
15 5 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.31%) Norwegian Language
15 5 (0.31%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 788 (49.50%) Developer
2 286 (17.96%) Android Developer
3 181 (11.37%) Mobile Developer
4 157 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 141 (8.86%) Software Engineer
6 92 (5.78%) Android Engineer
7 89 (5.59%) Analyst
8 79 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 76 (4.77%) Java Developer
10 74 (4.65%) Applications Developer
11 63 (3.96%) React Developer
12 60 (3.77%) Lead Developer
13 54 (3.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 53 (3.33%) Support Engineer
15 52 (3.27%) Software Developer
16 46 (2.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 44 (2.76%) QA Engineer
18 43 (2.70%) iOS Developer
18 43 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
19 41 (2.58%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (15.89%) HTML
2 228 (14.32%) CSS
3 226 (14.20%) React Native
4 199 (12.50%) React
5 193 (12.12%) .NET
6 158 (9.92%) Node.js
7 150 (9.42%) AngularJS
8 119 (7.47%) REST
9 102 (6.41%) Web Services
10 90 (5.65%) RESTful
11 89 (5.59%) JSON
12 88 (5.53%) Android SDK
13 87 (5.46%) XML
14 85 (5.34%) HTML5
15 80 (5.03%) RxJava
16 79 (4.96%) jQuery
17 75 (4.71%) Redux
18 72 (4.52%) Dagger
19 68 (4.27%) ASP.NET
20 63 (3.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 553 (34.74%) Mobile App
2 245 (15.39%) User Experience
3 137 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
4 89 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
6 62 (3.89%) iPhone
7 39 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
8 38 (2.39%) Smartphone
9 33 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
10 32 (2.01%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.63%) iPad
12 24 (1.51%) Social Media
13 22 (1.38%) Augmented Reality
14 19 (1.19%) Cloud Native
14 19 (1.19%) Mobile Games
15 17 (1.07%) Blog
15 17 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
16 15 (0.94%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.94%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,082 (67.96%) Apple iOS
2 289 (18.15%) Windows
3 214 (13.44%) Linux
4 62 (3.89%) Windows 10
5 58 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 54 (3.39%) Windows 7
7 40 (2.51%) Mac OS X
8 34 (2.14%) Mac OS
9 24 (1.51%) Unix
10 22 (1.38%) CentOS
11 20 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (1.01%) Windows Phone
12 16 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
14 8 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.44%) Android TV
16 6 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
17 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 636 (39.95%) Android Development
2 508 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 397 (24.94%) Mobile Development
4 349 (21.92%) iOS Development
5 308 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 210 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
7 178 (11.18%) Test Automation
8 169 (10.62%) TDD
9 156 (9.80%) DevOps
10 143 (8.98%) OO
11 128 (8.04%) Mobile Application Development
11 128 (8.04%) Scrum
12 126 (7.91%) Computer Science
12 126 (7.91%) Web Development
13 119 (7.47%) OOP
14 118 (7.41%) E-Commerce
15 109 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
16 108 (6.78%) Microservices
17 104 (6.53%) Mentoring
18 102 (6.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 601 (37.75%) Java
2 452 (28.39%) JavaScript
3 359 (22.55%) Kotlin
4 266 (16.71%) C#
5 236 (14.82%) Python
6 200 (12.56%) Apple Swift
7 180 (11.31%) PHP
8 176 (11.06%) Objective-C
9 156 (9.80%) SQL
10 121 (7.60%) C++
11 89 (5.59%) C
12 83 (5.21%) Ruby
13 39 (2.45%) TypeScript
14 38 (2.39%) Go
15 30 (1.88%) Bash Shell
16 28 (1.76%) Java 8
17 22 (1.38%) ES6
17 22 (1.38%) T-SQL
18 17 (1.07%) PL/SQL
19 15 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 180 (11.31%) Degree
2 81 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (0.75%) DV Cleared
7 11 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.57%) MCSA
10 8 (0.50%) HND
10 8 (0.50%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.50%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.38%) CISSP
11 6 (0.38%) MCP
12 5 (0.31%) CCNA
12 5 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.31%) ISEB
13 4 (0.25%) CREST Certified
13 4 (0.25%) MCSE
14 3 (0.19%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (10.24%) QA
2 33 (2.07%) SLA
3 7 (0.44%) GDPR
4 6 (0.38%) WCAG
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) PSD2
7 1 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.063%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 125 (7.85%) Active Directory
2 105 (6.60%) Docker
3 36 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.88%) Firmware
5 10 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.25%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.19%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.19%) HDFS
8 3 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
8 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.19%) vSphere
9 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.13%) XenApp
9 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 58 (3.64%) SCCM
2 48 (3.02%) Kubernetes
3 20 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 19 (1.19%) Ansible
4 19 (1.19%) Terraform
5 16 (1.01%) Mesos
6 12 (0.75%) Marathon
7 8 (0.50%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (0.38%) Kibana
9 6 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
10 5 (0.31%) Puppet
10 5 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 4 (0.25%) Grafana
12 3 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.19%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 106 (6.66%) Google
3 80 (5.03%) Xamarin
4 74 (4.65%) Apple
5 39 (2.45%) VMware
6 33 (2.07%) Adobe
7 24 (1.51%) Citrix
8 23 (1.44%) Oracle
8 23 (1.44%) ServiceNow
9 17 (1.07%) Zend
10 12 (0.75%) Cisco
11 11 (0.69%) Dell
12 10 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.57%) Remedy
14 8 (0.50%) Sony
15 7 (0.44%) CA
15 7 (0.44%) SAP
16 6 (0.38%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.38%) McAfee
16 6 (0.38%) Symantec