Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 928 790 1000
Rank change year-on-year -138 +210 -52
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 194 393 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.52% 1.23% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 148 359 197
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +29.41%
10th Percentile £34,625 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +26.44%

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 37,036 31,850 23,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.39% 18.89% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29,991 26,472 19,773
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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 -36 71 £69,000 +10.40% 20
South West +5 46 £55,000 - 2
North of England -15 38 £40,000 - 6
North West -1 35 £40,000 - 4
South East +11 22 £43,750 +25.00% 14
East of England +3 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Midlands -8 7 £41,250 +10.00% 2
West Midlands +15 6 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire +11 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North East +2 1 £35,000 +32.08% 1
East Midlands -8 1 £35,000 -41.67%
Google Play
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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.

1 193 (99.48%) Google
2 191 (98.45%) Android
3 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (53.61%) Mobile App
5 84 (43.30%) .NET
6 82 (42.27%) Games
7 76 (39.18%) MVC
7 76 (39.18%) HTML
8 75 (38.66%) C#
9 74 (38.14%) SQL Server
9 74 (38.14%) ASP.NET
10 73 (37.63%) JavaScript
11 72 (37.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 71 (36.60%) CSS
13 70 (36.08%) Android Development
14 69 (35.57%) iPhone
15 67 (34.54%) Web Application Development
15 67 (34.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 62 (31.96%) AngularJS
17 59 (30.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 59 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
18 57 (29.38%) RxJava
19 56 (28.87%) RabbitMQ
19 56 (28.87%) Elasticsearch
20 50 (25.77%) MVVM
21 48 (24.74%) Retrofit
22 47 (24.23%) Apple iOS
23 46 (23.71%) Analytics
24 39 (20.10%) Java
25 38 (19.59%) Git (software)

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 (28.87%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.58%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (19.07%) Chatbot
2 7 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.12%) iTunes
3 6 (3.09%) GitHub
4 5 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.06%) Firebase
6 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.55%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.52%) NuGet
7 1 (0.52%) Serverless
7 1 (0.52%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (1.55%) Big Data
3 3 (1.55%) MySQL
4 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (19.59%) Git (software)
2 34 (17.53%) Android Studio
3 23 (11.86%) Gradle
4 12 (6.19%) JIRA
5 8 (4.12%) Appium
5 8 (4.12%) Genymotion
5 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.61%) NUnit
7 6 (3.09%) JUnit
7 6 (3.09%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.58%) Protractor
8 5 (2.58%) Robolectric
8 5 (2.58%) Robotium
8 5 (2.58%) Selenium
8 5 (2.58%) UI Automator
9 4 (2.06%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.55%) Crashlytics
10 3 (1.55%) Mockito
11 2 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 82 (42.27%) Games
2 12 (6.19%) Retail
3 10 (5.15%) Publishing
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.55%) Automotive
5 3 (1.55%) Finance
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 139 (71.65%) Developer
2 68 (35.05%) .NET Developer
3 62 (31.96%) Digital Developer
4 55 (28.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 55 (28.35%) C# Developer
5 54 (27.84%) Android Developer
5 54 (27.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 54 (27.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 54 (27.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (23.71%) Android Engineer
7 23 (11.86%) Senior Developer
8 22 (11.34%) Senior Android Developer
9 12 (6.19%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (4.12%) Android Software Engineer
10 8 (4.12%) Software Engineer
11 7 (3.61%) Applications Developer
11 7 (3.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.61%) Java Android Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.61%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (43.30%) .NET
2 76 (39.18%) HTML
3 74 (38.14%) ASP.NET
4 72 (37.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 71 (36.60%) CSS
6 67 (34.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 62 (31.96%) AngularJS
8 59 (30.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 57 (29.38%) RxJava
10 56 (28.87%) RabbitMQ
11 48 (24.74%) Retrofit
12 24 (12.37%) Android SDK
13 21 (10.82%) XML
14 20 (10.31%) Node.js
15 19 (9.79%) JSON
16 18 (9.28%) Dagger
17 17 (8.76%) iOS SDK
18 14 (7.22%) REST
19 13 (6.70%) WCF
20 11 (5.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 104 (53.61%) Mobile App
2 69 (35.57%) iPhone
3 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.70%) User Experience
5 7 (3.61%) Online Games
6 5 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.03%) EMV
7 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.03%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 191 (98.45%) Android
2 47 (24.23%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.64%) Windows
4 4 (2.06%) Linux
5 3 (1.55%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.55%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (39.18%) MVC
3 70 (36.08%) Android Development
4 67 (34.54%) Web Application Development
5 50 (25.77%) MVVM
6 46 (23.71%) Analytics
7 37 (19.07%) Coaching
7 37 (19.07%) Conversational UI
7 37 (19.07%) Mentoring
8 33 (17.01%) TDD
9 28 (14.43%) OO
10 26 (13.40%) Test Automation
11 20 (10.31%) Mobile Development
12 18 (9.28%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (8.76%) Unit Testing
14 15 (7.73%) iOS Development
14 15 (7.73%) Scrum
15 14 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.22%) OOD
15 14 (7.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (38.66%) C#
2 73 (37.63%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.10%) Java
4 27 (13.92%) Kotlin
5 9 (4.64%) SQL
6 8 (4.12%) Apple Swift
6 8 (4.12%) Objective-C
7 7 (3.61%) Java 8
7 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.09%) PHP
9 5 (2.58%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.55%) ES6
10 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) C
11 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (8.25%) Degree
2 14 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 193 (99.48%) Google
2 14 (7.22%) Apple
3 9 (4.64%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.61%) Facebook
5 6 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.09%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.58%) MobileIron
6 5 (2.58%) Twitter
6 5 (2.58%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Tealium