Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Google Play skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Play over the 6 months to 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 821 888 936
Rank change year-on-year +67 +48 +20
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 248 278 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 0.81% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125 251 217
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +11.11%

Google Play is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35,988 34,332 23,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 25.75% 20.82% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 28,946 28,742 19,722
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Google Play as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Google Play in England

Google Play
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Play in England.

Salary trend for Google Play in England

Google Play
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Play in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Play in England

Google Play
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Play within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
South West +93 116 £55,000 +37.50%
London +8 47 £70,000 +7.69% 15
South East +57 32 £42,500 - 7
North of England -6 32 £40,000 - 7
North West +15 30 £40,000 - 4
Midlands +35 18 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +44 17 £47,500 +32.87% 4
East of England +39 3 £60,000 +60.00% 3
East Midlands +17 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Yorkshire +10 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North East +7 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Google Play
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, IT jobs citing Google Play 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 Google Play.

1 247 (99.60%) Google
2 238 (95.97%) Android
3 130 (52.42%) RxJava
4 128 (51.61%) MVVM
5 124 (50.00%) Retrofit
6 118 (47.58%) Mentoring
7 111 (44.76%) Coaching
7 111 (44.76%) Analytics
7 111 (44.76%) Conversational UI
7 111 (44.76%) Chatbot
8 105 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
9 88 (35.48%) Mobile App
10 73 (29.44%) .NET
11 66 (26.61%) CSS
11 66 (26.61%) JavaScript
11 66 (26.61%) MVC
12 65 (26.21%) HTML
13 64 (25.81%) C#
13 64 (25.81%) Games
14 62 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 61 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 59 (23.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 58 (23.39%) AngularJS
19 57 (22.98%) iPhone
19 57 (22.98%) SQL Server
20 56 (22.58%) Web Application Development
20 56 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
20 56 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
20 56 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Google Play
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 56 (22.58%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 111 (44.76%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.23%) iTunes
3 7 (2.82%) GitHub
4 6 (2.42%) TestFlight
5 3 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.42%) Broadband
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (22.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.47%) Big Data
3 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (13.31%) Android Studio
2 30 (12.10%) Git (software)
3 16 (6.45%) Gradle
4 14 (5.65%) Selenium
5 12 (4.84%) JIRA
6 11 (4.44%) NUnit
7 10 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.03%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.63%) Appium
9 8 (3.23%) Protractor
9 8 (3.23%) Xcode
10 7 (2.82%) Subversion
11 6 (2.42%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.42%) Genymotion
11 6 (2.42%) UI Automator
12 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.21%) git-flow
13 3 (1.21%) JUnit
13 3 (1.21%) Mockito
14 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (25.81%) Games
2 19 (7.66%) Finance
3 15 (6.05%) Retail
4 5 (2.02%) Publishing
5 3 (1.21%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 118 (47.58%) Developer
2 111 (44.76%) Android Engineer
3 56 (22.58%) .NET Developer
4 54 (21.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 54 (21.77%) C# Developer
5 53 (21.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 53 (21.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 53 (21.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 50 (20.16%) Android Developer
7 49 (19.76%) Digital Developer
8 24 (9.68%) Mobile Developer
9 19 (7.66%) Lead Android Developer
9 19 (7.66%) Lead Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Senior Android Developer
10 12 (4.84%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.63%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.42%) Applications Engineer
12 6 (2.42%) Mobile Engineer
12 6 (2.42%) QA Engineer
13 5 (2.02%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (52.42%) RxJava
2 124 (50.00%) Retrofit
3 73 (29.44%) .NET
4 66 (26.61%) CSS
5 65 (26.21%) HTML
6 62 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 61 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 59 (23.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 58 (23.39%) AngularJS
10 56 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 56 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
11 29 (11.69%) Android SDK
12 21 (8.47%) Dagger
13 12 (4.84%) JSON
13 12 (4.84%) XML
14 7 (2.82%) REST
15 6 (2.42%) CSS3
15 6 (2.42%) iOS SDK
15 6 (2.42%) RESTful
16 3 (1.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (35.48%) Mobile App
2 57 (22.98%) iPhone
3 20 (8.06%) User Experience
4 3 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.81%) EMV
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.40%) Blog
6 1 (0.40%) Robotics
6 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 238 (95.97%) Android
2 36 (14.52%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.23%) Windows
4 3 (1.21%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (51.61%) MVVM
2 118 (47.58%) Mentoring
3 111 (44.76%) Analytics
3 111 (44.76%) Coaching
3 111 (44.76%) Conversational UI
4 105 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (26.61%) MVC
6 56 (22.58%) Web Application Development
7 53 (21.37%) Android Development
8 32 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 28 (11.29%) OO
10 26 (10.48%) Mobile Development
11 20 (8.06%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.85%) Open Source
13 14 (5.65%) Scrum
14 13 (5.24%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (4.84%) TDD
16 11 (4.44%) Issue Tracking
16 11 (4.44%) Test Automation
17 10 (4.03%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 66 (26.61%) JavaScript
2 64 (25.81%) C#
3 15 (6.05%) Kotlin
4 12 (4.84%) Java
5 9 (3.63%) SQL
6 8 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.02%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.21%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.81%) PHP
10 2 (0.81%) XAML
11 1 (0.40%) C
11 1 (0.40%) C++
11 1 (0.40%) Python
11 1 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (5.24%) Degree
2 8 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.42%) ISEB
3 6 (2.42%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (2.42%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 247 (99.60%) Google
2 11 (4.44%) Apple
3 8 (3.23%) MobileIron
3 8 (3.23%) VMware
3 8 (3.23%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.81%) Facebook
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.81%) Sony
4 2 (0.81%) Twitter