Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 126 150
Rank change year-on-year -35 +24 -33
Permanent jobs citing Android 3,281 4,408 4,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.10% 2.64% 2.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.14% 10.56% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,660 3,693 3,659
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £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 35,894 41,761 45,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.99% 25.03% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29,164 33,821 39,398
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -56 1,455 £60,000 +9.09% 262
South East -6 588 £42,500 +6.25% 120
North of England +16 522 £40,000 - 147
South West +27 314 £42,500 +6.25% 50
North West +15 309 £40,000 - 85
East of England -40 231 £47,500 +11.76% 66
Yorkshire +11 185 £42,500 +13.33% 61
Midlands -125 169 £40,000 +14.29% 70
West Midlands -137 86 £37,500 +7.14% 34
East Midlands -49 81 £42,500 +13.33% 36
North East +3 28 £21,000 -33.33% 1
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2,148 (65.47%) Apple iOS
2 1,332 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
3 1,166 (35.54%) Java
4 1,137 (34.65%) Android Development
5 1,015 (30.94%) JavaScript
6 847 (25.82%) C#
7 842 (25.66%) Mobile App
8 823 (25.08%) Windows
9 687 (20.94%) HTML
9 687 (20.94%) iOS Development
10 667 (20.33%) .NET
11 614 (18.71%) CSS
12 562 (17.13%) User Experience
13 549 (16.73%) Mobile Development
14 543 (16.55%) Git (software)
15 540 (16.46%) Microsoft
16 530 (16.15%) Finance
17 509 (15.51%) TDD
18 489 (14.90%) Software Engineering
19 481 (14.66%) SQL
20 465 (14.17%) Test Automation
21 445 (13.56%) SQL Server
22 404 (12.31%) Linux
22 404 (12.31%) MVC
23 375 (11.43%) Scrum
24 368 (11.22%) ASP.NET
24 368 (11.22%) C++
25 367 (11.19%) Objective-C
26 354 (10.79%) Python
27 347 (10.58%) JIRA

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 97 (2.96%) Confluence
1 97 (2.96%) MS Exchange
2 78 (2.38%) CMS
3 69 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (1.80%) Skype for Business
5 57 (1.74%) Apache
6 53 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 50 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 50 (1.52%) WordPress
8 45 (1.37%) Apache Pig
9 39 (1.19%) IIS
10 33 (1.01%) Tomcat
11 30 (0.91%) WebLogic
12 23 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 22 (0.67%) Apache Spark
14 19 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
14 19 (0.58%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
15 18 (0.55%) OpenStack
16 13 (0.40%) Marvel
Applications
1 204 (6.22%) Microsoft Office
2 75 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 63 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 56 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 52 (1.58%) InVision
6 45 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (0.40%) InDesign
7 13 (0.40%) UXPin
8 12 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (0.34%) Acrobat
9 11 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 11 (0.34%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.30%) Pixate
11 9 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
12 7 (0.21%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
13 5 (0.15%) UserZoom
14 3 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.091%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.46%) Documaker
3 6 (0.18%) Magento
4 5 (0.15%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.091%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.061%) Maximo
7 2 (0.061%) Odoo
7 2 (0.061%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.061%) Shopify
8 1 (0.030%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.030%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.030%) osCommerce
8 1 (0.030%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.030%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.030%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.030%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 243 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 228 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
3 184 (5.61%) Office 365
4 146 (4.45%) Google Play
5 100 (3.05%) GitHub
6 62 (1.89%) SaaS
7 30 (0.91%) IaaS
8 28 (0.85%) Firebase
9 26 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (0.76%) npm
11 23 (0.70%) G Suite
12 22 (0.67%) Google Analytics
12 22 (0.67%) Sauce Labs
13 20 (0.61%) Serverless
14 18 (0.55%) PaaS
15 17 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
16 16 (0.49%) Slack
17 14 (0.43%) Amazon S3
18 13 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 161 (4.91%) TCP/IP
2 147 (4.48%) Firewall
3 128 (3.90%) DNS
4 111 (3.38%) HTTP
5 107 (3.26%) Internet
6 100 (3.05%) VPN
7 87 (2.65%) SSL
8 86 (2.62%) Wireless
9 80 (2.44%) DHCP
10 65 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
11 63 (1.92%) LAN
12 56 (1.71%) Bluetooth
13 53 (1.62%) Skype
14 51 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
15 50 (1.52%) HTTPS
16 47 (1.43%) WAN
17 46 (1.40%) VoIP
18 43 (1.31%) Network Security
19 26 (0.79%) FTP
20 24 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 445 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 210 (6.40%) MySQL
3 123 (3.75%) Big Data
4 73 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 64 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 61 (1.86%) Hadoop
7 53 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (1.37%) Apache Hive
9 40 (1.22%) Relational Database
10 33 (1.01%) Blockchain
11 28 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
11 28 (0.85%) Redis
12 23 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
13 21 (0.64%) SQLite
14 17 (0.52%) Oracle Database
15 16 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
18 11 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 11 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 543 (16.55%) Git (software)
2 347 (10.58%) JIRA
3 242 (7.38%) Android Studio
4 204 (6.22%) Selenium
5 188 (5.73%) Jenkins
6 161 (4.91%) Xcode
7 140 (4.27%) Gradle
8 130 (3.96%) Appium
9 122 (3.72%) Visual Studio
10 121 (3.69%) Subversion
11 120 (3.66%) JUnit
12 114 (3.47%) Cucumber
13 110 (3.35%) Bitbucket
14 84 (2.56%) Maven
15 76 (2.32%) git-flow
16 67 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 56 (1.71%) Robot Framework
18 54 (1.65%) Eclipse
19 51 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
20 43 (1.31%) CodeSonar
General
1 530 (16.15%) Finance
2 237 (7.22%) Games
3 163 (4.97%) Retail
4 122 (3.72%) Banking
5 113 (3.44%) Marketing
6 86 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 77 (2.35%) Electronics
8 71 (2.16%) Law
9 56 (1.71%) Legal
10 49 (1.49%) Advertising
11 44 (1.34%) Publishing
12 40 (1.22%) Manufacturing
13 27 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 25 (0.76%) Automotive
15 16 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.30%) Back Office
17 9 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.24%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.24%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.21%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1,773 (54.04%) Developer
2 595 (18.13%) Android Developer
3 273 (8.32%) Senior Developer
4 269 (8.20%) C# Developer
5 265 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 264 (8.05%) Mobile Developer
7 256 (7.80%) Software Engineer
8 235 (7.16%) Software Developer
9 221 (6.74%) iOS Developer
10 203 (6.19%) Java Developer
11 185 (5.64%) Analyst
12 179 (5.46%) Applications Developer
13 145 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 137 (4.18%) iOS Android Developer
15 125 (3.81%) Support Engineer
15 125 (3.81%) Tester
16 111 (3.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 110 (3.35%) Desktop Support
18 103 (3.14%) ASP.NET Developer
18 103 (3.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 687 (20.94%) HTML
2 667 (20.33%) .NET
3 614 (18.71%) CSS
4 368 (11.22%) ASP.NET
5 329 (10.03%) Web Services
6 317 (9.66%) AngularJS
7 283 (8.63%) REST
8 281 (8.56%) RESTful
9 248 (7.56%) Node.js
10 243 (7.41%) HTML5
11 240 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 230 (7.01%) JSON
13 226 (6.89%) jQuery
14 224 (6.83%) React
15 181 (5.52%) Android SDK
16 180 (5.49%) React Native
17 179 (5.46%) .NET Framework
18 172 (5.24%) XML
19 149 (4.54%) SOAP
20 131 (3.99%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 842 (25.66%) Mobile App
2 562 (17.13%) User Experience
3 250 (7.62%) Computer Science
4 191 (5.82%) Fintech
5 185 (5.64%) iPhone
6 174 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
7 152 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
8 106 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
9 99 (3.02%) Blackberry
10 62 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
11 54 (1.65%) Smartphone
12 52 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
13 47 (1.43%) iPad
14 39 (1.19%) Algorithms
15 37 (1.13%) Data Structures
15 37 (1.13%) Social Media
16 33 (1.01%) Handset
16 33 (1.01%) Mobile Games
17 29 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
18 27 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2,148 (65.47%) Apple iOS
2 823 (25.08%) Windows
3 404 (12.31%) Linux
4 209 (6.37%) Windows 10
5 186 (5.67%) Windows 7
5 186 (5.67%) Windows Server
6 157 (4.79%) Mac OS X
7 104 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 95 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (2.50%) Unix
10 60 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 56 (1.71%) Mac OS
12 47 (1.43%) Windows Phone
13 25 (0.76%) Ubuntu
14 18 (0.55%) Nucleus RTOS
15 16 (0.49%) CentOS
16 15 (0.46%) openSUSE
16 15 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (0.46%) Solaris
17 14 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,332 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1,137 (34.65%) Android Development
3 687 (20.94%) iOS Development
4 549 (16.73%) Mobile Development
5 509 (15.51%) TDD
6 489 (14.90%) Software Engineering
7 465 (14.17%) Test Automation
8 404 (12.31%) MVC
9 375 (11.43%) Scrum
10 328 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 317 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
12 304 (9.27%) OO
13 275 (8.38%) BDD
14 239 (7.28%) Web Development
15 220 (6.71%) DevOps
16 207 (6.31%) Unit Testing
17 185 (5.64%) E-Commerce
18 179 (5.46%) Mentoring
19 176 (5.36%) Analytics
20 168 (5.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,166 (35.54%) Java
2 1,015 (30.94%) JavaScript
3 847 (25.82%) C#
4 481 (14.66%) SQL
5 368 (11.22%) C++
6 367 (11.19%) Objective-C
7 354 (10.79%) Python
8 320 (9.75%) PHP
9 309 (9.42%) Apple Swift
10 233 (7.10%) Kotlin
11 232 (7.07%) C
12 132 (4.02%) Ruby
13 112 (3.41%) PowerShell
14 91 (2.77%) Bash Shell
14 91 (2.77%) TypeScript
15 48 (1.46%) Scala
16 44 (1.34%) Perl
17 43 (1.31%) T-SQL
18 38 (1.16%) ES6
18 38 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 335 (10.21%) Degree
2 149 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 112 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 100 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 97 (2.96%) DV Cleared
6 63 (1.92%) MCSE
7 53 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
8 51 (1.55%) CCNA
9 50 (1.52%) SC Cleared
10 48 (1.46%) Network+ Certification
11 47 (1.43%) SANS
12 46 (1.40%) CISSP
13 44 (1.34%) GIAC
13 44 (1.34%) Linux+ Certification
13 44 (1.34%) SSCP
14 42 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
15 32 (0.98%) MCSA
16 30 (0.91%) A+ Certification
17 20 (0.61%) ISEB
17 20 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (9.20%) QA
2 71 (2.16%) SLA
3 32 (0.98%) GDPR
4 23 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.40%) PSD2
7 10 (0.30%) PMO
8 7 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.061%) ISO 15765
10 2 (0.061%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.030%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.030%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.030%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.030%) JTAG
11 1 (0.030%) WCAG
System Software
1 259 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 193 (5.88%) Docker
3 77 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 72 (2.19%) vSphere
5 39 (1.19%) Firmware
6 31 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.49%) XenApp
8 15 (0.46%) Samba
8 15 (0.46%) VirtualBox
9 11 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.24%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.091%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.091%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 1 (0.030%) iptables
15 1 (0.030%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.030%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 93 (2.83%) Puppet
2 76 (2.32%) SCCM
3 64 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (1.80%) Salt
5 38 (1.16%) Kubernetes
6 34 (1.04%) AirWatch
7 29 (0.88%) Ansible
8 28 (0.85%) HockeyApp
9 18 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (0.52%) Perfmon
11 16 (0.49%) Nagios
12 15 (0.46%) Rancher
12 15 (0.46%) Sysdig
12 15 (0.46%) vRealize
13 14 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
13 14 (0.43%) Terraform
14 11 (0.34%) WSUS
15 10 (0.30%) HP ALM
15 10 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 8 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 540 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 315 (9.60%) Google
3 265 (8.08%) Apple
4 263 (8.02%) Xamarin
5 118 (3.60%) VMware
6 112 (3.41%) Cisco
7 98 (2.99%) Adobe
8 82 (2.50%) Citrix
9 77 (2.35%) Oracle
10 72 (2.19%) Atlassian
11 69 (2.10%) HP
12 52 (1.58%) ServiceNow
13 47 (1.43%) Bloomberg
14 45 (1.37%) WorldPay
15 41 (1.25%) Reuters
16 38 (1.16%) IBM
17 34 (1.04%) MobileIron
18 33 (1.01%) Facebook
19 31 (0.94%) Sitecore
20 29 (0.88%) SAP