Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 150 158 130
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 3,157 3,587 4,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.37% 2.22% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 9.41% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,223 2,960 3,575
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30,761 38,119 39,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.08% 23.64% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 24,543 31,085 33,166
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +0.46%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +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 27 May 2019.

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 27 May 2019. 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 -9 1,342 £60,000 - 149
South East +89 672 £45,000 - 61
North of England +10 440 £40,000 -5.88% 60
North West +21 291 £41,000 +2.50% 39
South West +3 291 £52,500 +16.67% 24
East of England -2 207 £52,500 +16.67% 34
Midlands -6 197 £40,000 +8.11% 29
Yorkshire +1 124 £35,000 -17.65% 19
West Midlands -16 111 £40,000 +7.38% 14
East Midlands +14 86 £37,500 +7.14% 15
North East -5 25 £30,750 -23.13% 2
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 1,950 (61.77%) Apple iOS
2 1,216 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1,054 (33.39%) Java
4 990 (31.36%) Android Development
5 925 (29.30%) Mobile App
6 797 (25.25%) JavaScript
7 682 (21.60%) C#
8 630 (19.96%) Windows
9 572 (18.12%) HTML
10 546 (17.29%) Software Engineering
11 525 (16.63%) Mobile Development
12 507 (16.06%) Degree
13 501 (15.87%) .NET
14 494 (15.65%) iOS Development
15 490 (15.52%) Microsoft
16 459 (14.54%) User Experience
17 432 (13.68%) Kotlin
18 431 (13.65%) CSS
19 410 (12.99%) TDD
20 396 (12.54%) Test Automation
21 395 (12.51%) Linux
22 393 (12.45%) C++
23 382 (12.10%) Finance
24 381 (12.07%) Git (software)
25 369 (11.69%) Python
26 353 (11.18%) SQL
27 352 (11.15%) Apple Swift
28 327 (10.36%) Scrum
29 326 (10.33%) Google
30 323 (10.23%) Amazon AWS

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
1 104 (3.29%) Confluence
2 80 (2.53%) CMS
3 75 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 70 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 61 (1.93%) WordPress
6 60 (1.90%) Apache
7 58 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (1.27%) Tomcat
9 36 (1.14%) IIS
10 30 (0.95%) Skype for Business
11 28 (0.89%) Joomla!
12 17 (0.54%) Drupal
13 15 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
14 13 (0.41%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.32%) IBM Domino
16 8 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
16 8 (0.25%) Umbraco
17 7 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 189 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
2 110 (3.48%) Chatbot
3 71 (2.25%) Sketch
4 53 (1.68%) InVision
5 42 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 37 (1.17%) Photoshop
7 32 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
8 30 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 21 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 20 (0.63%) Fireworks
11 12 (0.38%) MS Visio
12 11 (0.35%) Maple
12 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
13 6 (0.19%) Flinto
13 6 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
13 6 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
14 5 (0.16%) Figma
14 5 (0.16%) Zeplin
15 4 (0.13%) Marvel
15 4 (0.13%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 37 (1.17%) Payment Gateway
2 34 (1.08%) Magento
3 16 (0.51%) Elite 3E
4 12 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 9 (0.29%) Carpe Diem
6 8 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.16%) Q-Pulse
7 5 (0.16%) Sage CRM
8 3 (0.095%) Odoo
8 3 (0.095%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.095%) Shopify
9 2 (0.063%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.032%) CiviCRM
10 1 (0.032%) Line 50
10 1 (0.032%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.032%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 323 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 246 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (6.11%) Office 365
4 145 (4.59%) Google Play
5 104 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 102 (3.23%) GitHub
7 70 (2.22%) Serverless
8 62 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
9 50 (1.58%) SaaS
10 26 (0.82%) Firebase
11 25 (0.79%) AWS Fargate
12 24 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
13 21 (0.67%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.67%) PaaS
14 19 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 16 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
16 14 (0.44%) Google Analytics
17 13 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
18 12 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 157 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 85 (2.69%) Bluetooth
3 74 (2.34%) Internet
4 71 (2.25%) LAN
5 66 (2.09%) Skype
5 66 (2.09%) VoIP
6 61 (1.93%) DNS
7 60 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 57 (1.81%) VPN
8 57 (1.81%) WAN
9 54 (1.71%) Firewall
10 53 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
11 50 (1.58%) HTTP
12 44 (1.39%) Wireless
13 36 (1.14%) Network Security
14 34 (1.08%) DHCP
15 27 (0.86%) Modbus
15 27 (0.86%) RS-485
16 21 (0.67%) RFID
17 20 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (9.44%) SQL Server
2 122 (3.86%) MySQL
3 108 (3.42%) Big Data
4 84 (2.66%) MongoDB
5 75 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 69 (2.19%) NoSQL
8 31 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 30 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 23 (0.73%) Redis
11 17 (0.54%) Geospatial Data
12 16 (0.51%) SQLite
13 14 (0.44%) GIS
13 14 (0.44%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.38%) Blockchain
15 11 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
16 10 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.29%) Power BI
17 9 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 381 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 282 (8.93%) JIRA
3 175 (5.54%) Android Studio
4 172 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 148 (4.69%) Selenium
6 115 (3.64%) Gradle
7 114 (3.61%) Maven
8 110 (3.48%) Appium
9 101 (3.20%) Visual Studio
9 101 (3.20%) Xcode
10 76 (2.41%) Cucumber
11 74 (2.34%) JUnit
12 73 (2.31%) Bitbucket
12 73 (2.31%) Mockito
13 66 (2.09%) Subversion
14 59 (1.87%) GitLab
15 52 (1.65%) Vagrant
16 47 (1.49%) Robot Framework
17 38 (1.20%) git-flow
17 38 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 382 (12.10%) Finance
2 182 (5.76%) Banking
3 162 (5.13%) Games
4 156 (4.94%) Retail
5 112 (3.55%) Law
6 89 (2.82%) Marketing
7 69 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 67 (2.12%) Electronics
9 65 (2.06%) Automotive
9 65 (2.06%) Legal
10 59 (1.87%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.76%) Back Office
11 24 (0.76%) Billing
12 18 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 15 (0.48%) Publishing
14 11 (0.35%) Advertising
15 10 (0.32%) Military
16 8 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.095%) Digital Economy
18 2 (0.063%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,493 (47.29%) Developer
2 564 (17.87%) Android Developer
3 257 (8.14%) Software Engineer
4 235 (7.44%) Analyst
5 213 (6.75%) .NET Developer
6 209 (6.62%) Senior Developer
7 190 (6.02%) Mobile Developer
8 182 (5.76%) Java Developer
9 175 (5.54%) C# Developer
10 169 (5.35%) iOS Developer
11 153 (4.85%) Designer
12 140 (4.43%) Software Developer
13 124 (3.93%) Android Engineer
14 112 (3.55%) Applications Developer
15 110 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
15 110 (3.48%) Support Analyst
16 102 (3.23%) iOS Android Developer
17 101 (3.20%) Architect
18 93 (2.95%) Full Stack Developer
19 90 (2.85%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (18.12%) HTML
2 501 (15.87%) .NET
3 431 (13.65%) CSS
4 269 (8.52%) Node.js
5 261 (8.27%) RESTful
6 256 (8.11%) HTML5
7 253 (8.01%) RxJava
8 252 (7.98%) AngularJS
9 235 (7.44%) React Native
10 212 (6.72%) Web Services
11 204 (6.46%) Spring
12 200 (6.34%) React
13 195 (6.18%) REST
14 192 (6.08%) ASP.NET
15 148 (4.69%) Android SDK
15 148 (4.69%) Retrofit
16 138 (4.37%) jQuery
17 128 (4.05%) JSON
18 124 (3.93%) XML
19 108 (3.42%) Dagger
Miscellaneous
1 925 (29.30%) Mobile App
2 459 (14.54%) User Experience
3 211 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
4 177 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 160 (5.07%) iPhone
6 139 (4.40%) Fintech
7 136 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
8 100 (3.17%) Algorithms
9 80 (2.53%) Blackberry
10 76 (2.41%) Management Information System
11 74 (2.34%) Smartphone
12 70 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
13 69 (2.19%) iPad
14 55 (1.74%) Mobile Banking
15 50 (1.58%) Cloud Native
16 47 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
17 44 (1.39%) Smart City
18 42 (1.33%) Device Driver
19 37 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
20 28 (0.89%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 1,950 (61.77%) Apple iOS
2 630 (19.96%) Windows
3 395 (12.51%) Linux
4 262 (8.30%) Windows 10
5 189 (5.99%) Windows 7
6 120 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 119 (3.77%) Mac OS X
8 85 (2.69%) Unix
9 60 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 57 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (1.68%) Mac OS
12 50 (1.58%) Windows 8
13 32 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 27 (0.86%) FreeRTOS
15 24 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
16 22 (0.70%) Windows Phone
17 21 (0.67%) Ubuntu
18 17 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (0.44%) openSUSE
20 9 (0.29%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,216 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 990 (31.36%) Android Development
3 546 (17.29%) Software Engineering
4 525 (16.63%) Mobile Development
5 494 (15.65%) iOS Development
6 410 (12.99%) TDD
7 396 (12.54%) Test Automation
8 327 (10.36%) Scrum
9 323 (10.23%) OO
10 314 (9.95%) Mentoring
11 301 (9.53%) DevOps
12 290 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
13 278 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
14 262 (8.30%) Analytics
14 262 (8.30%) Computer Science
15 254 (8.05%) MVC
16 239 (7.57%) Unit Testing
17 218 (6.91%) Microservices
18 217 (6.87%) Web Development
19 205 (6.49%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1,054 (33.39%) Java
2 797 (25.25%) JavaScript
3 682 (21.60%) C#
4 432 (13.68%) Kotlin
5 393 (12.45%) C++
6 369 (11.69%) Python
7 353 (11.18%) SQL
8 352 (11.15%) Apple Swift
9 305 (9.66%) C
10 280 (8.87%) Objective-C
11 196 (6.21%) PHP
12 134 (4.24%) Ruby
13 76 (2.41%) ES6
14 71 (2.25%) TypeScript
15 66 (2.09%) Bash Shell
16 58 (1.84%) Go
17 49 (1.55%) PowerShell
18 45 (1.43%) Scala
19 41 (1.30%) VB.NET
20 40 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 507 (16.06%) Degree
2 171 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 113 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 82 (2.60%) DV Cleared
5 74 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (0.79%) MCP
8 24 (0.76%) MCSE
9 22 (0.70%) A+ Certification
9 22 (0.70%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.54%) CISSP
11 16 (0.51%) CompTIA Security+
11 16 (0.51%) SANS
12 15 (0.48%) CCNA
12 15 (0.48%) ISEB
12 15 (0.48%) OSCP
13 13 (0.41%) CREST Certified
13 13 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
14 11 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 279 (8.84%) QA
2 49 (1.55%) SLA
3 33 (1.05%) GDPR
4 13 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.13%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.095%) PMO
8 2 (0.063%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.063%) PSD2
System Software
1 241 (7.63%) Active Directory
2 225 (7.13%) Docker
3 65 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (1.55%) Firmware
5 45 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.43%) vSphere
6 35 (1.11%) VirtualBox
7 15 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 15 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.44%) XenApp
9 13 (0.41%) BitLocker
10 5 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.095%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.063%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.032%) iptables
13 1 (0.032%) NFS
Systems Management
1 89 (2.82%) Kubernetes
2 72 (2.28%) Ansible
3 52 (1.65%) SCCM
4 49 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (1.24%) Puppet
6 35 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
7 30 (0.95%) Terraform
8 28 (0.89%) AirWatch
9 18 (0.57%) Salt
10 17 (0.54%) Mesos
11 14 (0.44%) HP ALM
12 11 (0.35%) Marathon
12 11 (0.35%) WSUS
13 10 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (0.22%) Perfmon
15 6 (0.19%) Grafana
15 6 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (0.19%) Prometheus
16 5 (0.16%) CASB
16 5 (0.16%) DameWare
Vendors
1 490 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 326 (10.33%) Google
3 183 (5.80%) Xamarin
4 132 (4.18%) Apple
5 99 (3.14%) Citrix
6 92 (2.91%) VMware
7 89 (2.82%) Adobe
8 70 (2.22%) Cisco
9 65 (2.06%) Oracle
10 57 (1.81%) HP
11 44 (1.39%) Samsung
12 40 (1.27%) Avaya
13 33 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (0.98%) Dell
14 31 (0.98%) WorldPay
15 24 (0.76%) Polycom
16 23 (0.73%) iManage
17 20 (0.63%) Facebook
17 20 (0.63%) MuleSoft
17 20 (0.63%) TIBCO