Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 805 976 917
Rank change year-on-year +171 -59 -17
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 366 220 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 0.95% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 332 210 372
England median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 32405 23244 19607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.28% 13.29% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27059 19659 16588
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,645 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,440 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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 +17 144 £63,750 -0.78% 8
North of England +37 73 £40,000 - 5
North West +12 49 £40,000 - 4
Midlands +46 44 £37,500 -25.00% 7
South West - 42 £55,000 - 3
East of England +31 34 £37,500 -37.50% 1
South East +55 29 £37,500 -21.05% 1
East Midlands +35 23 £37,500 -25.00% 2
West Midlands +18 21 £35,000 -2.78% 5
Yorkshire +40 20 £35,000 - 1
North East - 4 £26,500 -
Google Play
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Google Play also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Google Play.

1 361 (98.63%) Google
2 350 (95.63%) Android
3 236 (64.48%) Mobile App
4 206 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
5 176 (48.09%) Android Development
6 148 (40.44%) Games
7 145 (39.62%) TDD
8 139 (37.98%) iPhone
9 136 (37.16%) Dependency Injection
10 126 (34.43%) Domain-Driven Design
11 120 (32.79%) MVC
11 120 (32.79%) Node.js
12 117 (31.97%) Android SDK
12 117 (31.97%) C#
13 116 (31.69%) .NET
14 115 (31.42%) ASP.NET
14 115 (31.42%) Java
14 115 (31.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 112 (30.60%) SQL Server
16 111 (30.33%) WCF
16 111 (30.33%) Ninject
16 111 (30.33%) KnockoutJS
16 111 (30.33%) Web Application Development
16 111 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 75 (20.49%) Android Studio
17 75 (20.49%) Apple iOS
18 73 (19.95%) Git (software)
19 66 (18.03%) Gradle
20 64 (17.49%) RESTful
21 63 (17.21%) HTML

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 12 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.64%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.75%) GitHub
2 13 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.91%) iTunes
4 5 (1.37%) SaaS
5 4 (1.09%) TestFlight
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 61 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 50 (13.66%) SQL Server 2016
4 13 (3.55%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.28%) MySQL
5 12 (3.28%) Neo4j
5 12 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (3.28%) Redis
6 3 (0.82%) Big Data
7 2 (0.55%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 75 (20.49%) Android Studio
2 73 (19.95%) Git (software)
3 66 (18.03%) Gradle
4 31 (8.47%) JUnit
5 30 (8.20%) Appium
6 27 (7.38%) JIRA
7 26 (7.10%) Mockito
7 26 (7.10%) Xcode
8 19 (5.19%) Eclipse
9 14 (3.83%) Jenkins
10 12 (3.28%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.46%) CocoaPods
12 6 (1.64%) Maven
12 6 (1.64%) Selenium
12 6 (1.64%) SonarQube
12 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.37%) Subversion
14 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.55%) Robolectric
15 2 (0.55%) TestRail
General
1 148 (40.44%) Games
2 50 (13.66%) Publishing
3 39 (10.66%) Finance
4 28 (7.65%) Electronics
5 23 (6.28%) Marketing
5 23 (6.28%) Retail
6 17 (4.64%) Telecoms
7 16 (4.37%) Manufacturing
8 14 (3.83%) Banking
9 11 (3.01%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 310 (84.70%) Developer
2 136 (37.16%) Android Developer
3 111 (30.33%) .NET Developer
3 111 (30.33%) Digital Developer
4 31 (8.47%) Agile Developer
5 30 (8.20%) Agile .NET Developer
5 30 (8.20%) Agile C# Developer
5 30 (8.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 30 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 30 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 28 (7.65%) Android Engineer
7 26 (7.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 24 (6.56%) iOS Developer
9 22 (6.01%) Senior Developer
10 19 (5.19%) Applications Developer
11 16 (4.37%) Mobile Developer
11 16 (4.37%) Senior Android Developer
12 11 (3.01%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (32.79%) Node.js
2 117 (31.97%) Android SDK
3 116 (31.69%) .NET
4 115 (31.42%) ASP.NET
4 115 (31.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 111 (30.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 111 (30.33%) KnockoutJS
5 111 (30.33%) Ninject
5 111 (30.33%) WCF
6 64 (17.49%) RESTful
7 63 (17.21%) HTML
8 59 (16.12%) CSS
9 46 (12.57%) HTML5
10 45 (12.30%) RxJava
11 43 (11.75%) Dagger
12 42 (11.48%) CSS3
13 39 (10.66%) Retrofit
14 37 (10.11%) JSON
14 37 (10.11%) Web Services
15 31 (8.47%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 236 (64.48%) Mobile App
2 139 (37.98%) iPhone
3 40 (10.93%) User Experience
4 23 (6.28%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (3.28%) Fintech
7 11 (3.01%) Data Structures
8 10 (2.73%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.46%) Augmented Reality
10 7 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.55%) Animation
12 2 (0.55%) Blog
12 2 (0.55%) EMV
12 2 (0.55%) Online Games
12 2 (0.55%) Social Media
12 2 (0.55%) Xbox
13 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 350 (95.63%) Android
2 75 (20.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (48.09%) Android Development
3 145 (39.62%) TDD
4 136 (37.16%) Dependency Injection
5 126 (34.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 120 (32.79%) MVC
7 111 (30.33%) Web Application Development
8 54 (14.75%) Mobile Development
9 51 (13.93%) BDD
10 48 (13.11%) MVVM
11 43 (11.75%) iOS Development
12 41 (11.20%) Test Automation
13 38 (10.38%) OOP
14 35 (9.56%) Open Source
15 33 (9.02%) Scrum
16 29 (7.92%) Front End Development
17 28 (7.65%) Unit Testing
18 25 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
19 22 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
20 20 (5.46%) OO
Programming Languages
1 117 (31.97%) C#
2 115 (31.42%) Java
3 54 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 39 (10.66%) Objective-C
5 33 (9.02%) Kotlin
6 17 (4.64%) C
6 17 (4.64%) PHP
7 14 (3.83%) Apple Swift
8 13 (3.55%) SQL
9 12 (3.28%) ES6
9 12 (3.28%) GraphQL
10 4 (1.09%) C++
11 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (7.38%) Degree
2 18 (4.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) ISEB
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (1.09%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 361 (98.63%) Google
2 38 (10.38%) Apple
3 16 (4.37%) SAP
4 13 (3.55%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.73%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.55%) Facebook
6 2 (0.55%) New Relic
7 1 (0.27%) Samsung