Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 165 141 153
Rank change year-on-year -24 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Android 2,486 1,284 2,738
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.28% 2.32% 2.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.25% 11.28% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,588 1,062 2,146
10th Percentile £30,350 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £69,938 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.36% +10.00% -

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 20,293 11,384 26,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.64% 20.59% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14,223 9,484 21,506
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 -8 1,330 £67,500 +3.85% 191
South East -58 364 £55,000 - 55
North of England -24 286 £45,000 -5.26% 100
Midlands -26 170 £47,000 +10.59% 57
East of England -10 149 £33,750 -40.00% 39
North West -20 145 £46,250 -7.50% 43
South West -33 141 £55,000 +29.41% 43
Yorkshire -7 130 £45,000 -5.26% 40
East Midlands -8 90 £47,000 +10.59% 26
West Midlands -44 80 £45,000 +6.51% 31
North East -28 11 £57,500 +64.29% 17
Android
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 1,715 (68.99%) Apple iOS
2 982 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
3 828 (33.31%) Android Development
4 777 (31.26%) Mobile App
5 711 (28.60%) Java
6 639 (25.70%) Kotlin
7 621 (24.98%) JavaScript
8 529 (21.28%) Windows
9 526 (21.16%) Social Skills
10 511 (20.56%) Software Engineering
11 505 (20.31%) Mobile Development
12 494 (19.87%) iOS Development
13 461 (18.54%) User Experience
14 420 (16.89%) Git (software)
15 404 (16.25%) React
16 392 (15.77%) Test Automation
17 384 (15.45%) React Native
17 384 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
18 379 (15.25%) Apple Swift
19 372 (14.96%) AWS
20 370 (14.88%) Microsoft
21 360 (14.48%) Node.js
22 342 (13.76%) Finance
23 341 (13.72%) Azure
24 326 (13.11%) Degree
24 326 (13.11%) C#
25 323 (12.99%) Apple
26 308 (12.39%) HTML
27 300 (12.07%) TDD
28 285 (11.46%) Scrum

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 76 (3.06%) CMS
2 56 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 49 (1.97%) SharePoint
4 38 (1.53%) Apache
5 36 (1.45%) Confluence
6 33 (1.33%) WordPress
7 22 (0.88%) IIS
8 21 (0.84%) Apache Solr
9 17 (0.68%) Headless CMS
10 11 (0.44%) Umbraco
11 8 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (0.32%) Skype for Business
12 7 (0.28%) nginx
13 6 (0.24%) SAS
14 5 (0.20%) concrete5
14 5 (0.20%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
16 2 (0.080%) EPiServer
16 2 (0.080%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 108 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (2.41%) Sketch
3 31 (1.25%) InVision
4 28 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 26 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 26 (1.05%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 14 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.52%) Chatbot
9 7 (0.28%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.24%) Marvel
10 6 (0.24%) Zeplin
11 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.080%) InDesign
12 2 (0.080%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.080%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.040%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.36%) Magento
3 7 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (0.24%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.24%) Shopify
5 4 (0.16%) Elite 3E
6 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.080%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.040%) Relativity
8 1 (0.040%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.040%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 372 (14.96%) AWS
2 341 (13.72%) Azure
3 199 (8.00%) Microsoft 365
4 174 (7.00%) GCP
5 148 (5.95%) Serverless
6 122 (4.91%) GitHub
6 122 (4.91%) Google Play
7 121 (4.87%) Firebase
8 117 (4.71%) SaaS
9 104 (4.18%) Figma
10 52 (2.09%) Azure Active Directory
11 50 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
11 50 (2.01%) PaaS
12 35 (1.41%) Amazon S3
12 35 (1.41%) OneDrive
13 30 (1.21%) BrowserStack
14 28 (1.13%) AppsFlyer
14 28 (1.13%) npm
14 28 (1.13%) Pushwoosh
15 27 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (4.59%) Internet
2 86 (3.46%) Broadband
3 69 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 63 (2.53%) HTTP
5 54 (2.17%) VoIP
6 53 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
7 52 (2.09%) DNS
8 51 (2.05%) Firewall
8 51 (2.05%) WAN
9 50 (2.01%) VPN
10 42 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
11 41 (1.65%) DHCP
11 41 (1.65%) LAN
12 35 (1.41%) NFC
13 28 (1.13%) MQTT
14 27 (1.09%) Skype
15 26 (1.05%) Wireless
16 23 (0.93%) VLAN
17 21 (0.84%) Bluetooth
18 15 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (6.28%) MySQL
2 137 (5.51%) SQL Server
3 136 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
4 105 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 86 (3.46%) MongoDB
5 86 (3.46%) Relational Database
6 79 (3.18%) Redis
7 53 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 28 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 23 (0.93%) RDBMS
11 16 (0.64%) Couchbase
12 13 (0.52%) Power BI
13 11 (0.44%) DB2
14 10 (0.40%) Blockchain
15 9 (0.36%) InterSystems Cache
16 7 (0.28%) Bigtable
16 7 (0.28%) SQLite
17 6 (0.24%) Big Data
17 6 (0.24%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 420 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 127 (5.11%) Jenkins
3 123 (4.95%) JIRA
4 108 (4.34%) Android Studio
5 104 (4.18%) Selenium
6 99 (3.98%) Postman
7 91 (3.66%) Appium
8 82 (3.30%) Bitbucket
9 80 (3.22%) Gradle
10 59 (2.37%) Mercurial
10 59 (2.37%) Xcode
11 53 (2.13%) JUnit
12 47 (1.89%) SoapUI
13 46 (1.85%) Maven
14 44 (1.77%) JMeter
15 43 (1.73%) Cypress.io
16 42 (1.69%) CircleCI
17 39 (1.57%) GitLab
18 36 (1.45%) Mockito
19 33 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 526 (21.16%) Social Skills
2 342 (13.76%) Finance
3 209 (8.41%) Games
4 149 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (5.35%) Banking
6 123 (4.95%) Retail
7 100 (4.02%) Electronics
8 97 (3.90%) Marketing
9 66 (2.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 59 (2.37%) Automotive
11 54 (2.17%) Telecoms
12 40 (1.61%) Presentation Skills
13 35 (1.41%) Fire and Rescue
14 34 (1.37%) Legal
14 34 (1.37%) Organisational Skills
15 30 (1.21%) Advertising
15 30 (1.21%) Public Sector
16 28 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.93%) Manufacturing
18 21 (0.84%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,121 (45.09%) Developer
2 310 (12.47%) Android Developer
3 288 (11.58%) Software Engineer
4 217 (8.73%) Senior Developer
5 207 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
6 153 (6.15%) React Developer
7 146 (5.87%) Applications Developer
8 136 (5.47%) Java Developer
9 135 (5.43%) Analyst
10 109 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
11 106 (4.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 104 (4.18%) Android Engineer
13 97 (3.90%) Designer
14 91 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
15 85 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 81 (3.26%) IT Support
17 80 (3.22%) iOS Developer
18 70 (2.82%) Senior Android Developer
19 69 (2.78%) Software Developer
20 68 (2.74%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 404 (16.25%) React
2 384 (15.45%) React Native
3 360 (14.48%) Node.js
4 308 (12.39%) HTML
5 283 (11.38%) CSS
6 270 (10.86%) REST
7 228 (9.17%) .NET
8 206 (8.29%) RESTful
9 191 (7.68%) Web Services
10 173 (6.96%) AngularJS
11 165 (6.64%) JSON
12 145 (5.83%) GraphQL
13 127 (5.11%) HTML5
14 115 (4.63%) .NET Core
14 115 (4.63%) Laravel
15 88 (3.54%) Redux
16 84 (3.38%) Flutter
17 81 (3.26%) ASP.NET
18 72 (2.90%) Jest
19 70 (2.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 777 (31.26%) Mobile App
2 461 (18.54%) User Experience
3 95 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
4 79 (3.18%) Smartphone
5 66 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
6 64 (2.57%) Algorithms
7 60 (2.41%) iPhone
8 57 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
9 54 (2.17%) Social Media
10 53 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
11 45 (1.81%) NHS
12 43 (1.73%) Cloud Native
12 43 (1.73%) STB
13 39 (1.57%) Handset
13 39 (1.57%) iPad
14 35 (1.41%) Video\Live Streaming
15 33 (1.33%) Blackberry
15 33 (1.33%) Device Driver
16 27 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
16 27 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1,715 (68.99%) Apple iOS
2 529 (21.28%) Windows
3 259 (10.42%) Linux
4 168 (6.76%) Windows 10
5 125 (5.03%) Windows Server
6 73 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 63 (2.53%) Mac OS X
8 53 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 31 (1.25%) Windows Server 2019
10 29 (1.17%) Windows 8
11 22 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
14 11 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.44%) Unix
14 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.40%) CentOS
16 9 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.36%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 982 (39.50%) Agile Software Development
2 828 (33.31%) Android Development
3 511 (20.56%) Software Engineering
4 505 (20.31%) Mobile Development
5 494 (19.87%) iOS Development
6 392 (15.77%) Test Automation
7 384 (15.45%) Problem-Solving
8 300 (12.07%) TDD
9 285 (11.46%) Scrum
10 259 (10.42%) DevOps
11 237 (9.53%) Computer Science
12 235 (9.45%) Microservices
13 234 (9.41%) Full Stack Development
14 226 (9.09%) Unit Testing
15 209 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
16 203 (8.17%) OO
17 195 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
18 192 (7.72%) UX Design
19 188 (7.56%) OOP
20 170 (6.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 711 (28.60%) Java
2 639 (25.70%) Kotlin
3 621 (24.98%) JavaScript
4 379 (15.25%) Apple Swift
5 326 (13.11%) C#
6 248 (9.98%) SQL
7 247 (9.94%) Python
8 230 (9.25%) TypeScript
9 185 (7.44%) C++
10 163 (6.56%) PHP
11 140 (5.63%) Objective-C
12 129 (5.19%) C
13 83 (3.34%) PowerShell
14 68 (2.74%) Go
15 61 (2.45%) ES6
16 39 (1.57%) Bash
17 36 (1.45%) Scala
18 33 (1.33%) Ruby
19 29 (1.17%) Java 8
20 21 (0.84%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 326 (13.11%) Degree
2 141 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 25 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (0.84%) AWS Certification
7 19 (0.76%) MCSE
8 13 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 13 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 12 (0.48%) CCNA
9 12 (0.48%) PhD
10 11 (0.44%) MCP
11 8 (0.32%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.28%) MCSA
13 6 (0.24%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.24%) Postgraduate
13 6 (0.24%) Sun Certification
14 4 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (8.49%) QA
2 58 (2.33%) Accessibility
3 38 (1.53%) SLA
4 13 (0.52%) GDPR
5 9 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.16%) NCSC
8 1 (0.040%) COBIT
8 1 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.040%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 14443
8 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.040%) NIST
8 1 (0.040%) PMO
8 1 (0.040%) SOC 2
8 1 (0.040%) TickIT
System Software
1 237 (9.53%) Active Directory
2 133 (5.35%) Docker
3 49 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (1.77%) Firmware
5 18 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.60%) BitLocker
7 10 (0.40%) vSphere
8 9 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.040%) NFS
13 1 (0.040%) XenApp
13 1 (0.040%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 150 (6.03%) Kubernetes
2 97 (3.90%) Terraform
3 76 (3.06%) SCCM
4 74 (2.98%) Microsoft Intune
5 26 (1.05%) Jamf Pro
6 21 (0.84%) Grafana
6 21 (0.84%) HAProxy
6 21 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (0.80%) Ansible
7 20 (0.80%) Kibana
7 20 (0.80%) logstash
7 20 (0.80%) Opsgenie
7 20 (0.80%) Pingdom
7 20 (0.80%) ZABBIX
8 17 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
9 16 (0.64%) MIIS
10 12 (0.48%) WSUS
11 8 (0.32%) Bugsnag
12 7 (0.28%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (0.24%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 370 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 323 (12.99%) Apple
3 273 (10.98%) Google
4 84 (3.38%) Xamarin
5 67 (2.70%) Adobe
6 65 (2.61%) Cisco
7 51 (2.05%) VMware
8 33 (1.33%) Oracle
9 30 (1.21%) Citrix
10 27 (1.09%) Samsung
11 24 (0.97%) SAP
12 20 (0.80%) New Relic
12 20 (0.80%) Sun
13 19 (0.76%) Dell
14 17 (0.68%) Rackspace
15 16 (0.64%) ServiceNow
15 16 (0.64%) Sitecore
16 13 (0.52%) Polycom
16 13 (0.52%) Remedy
16 13 (0.52%) Zend