Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 985 833 1026
Rank change year-on-year -152 +193 -93
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 152 348 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.41% 1.18% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 144 321 200
England median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -10.91% +22.22%

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 36,849 29,549 22,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.54% 17.84% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30,035 24,505 19,451
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +1.96% +7.37%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 18 September 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 18 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 -34 77 £65,000 +18.18% 14
North of England -2 36 £40,000 - 7
North West +12 33 £40,000 - 6
South East -2 22 £45,000 +28.57% 6
East of England -3 9 £60,000 +60.00% 4
South West -40 5 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Yorkshire +16 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Midlands -34 3 £35,000 -5.41% 1
East Midlands -16 2 £35,000 -41.67% 1
West Midlands -3 1 £50,000 +42.86%
Google Play
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 151 (99.34%) Google
2 145 (95.39%) Android
3 111 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (68.42%) Mobile App
5 82 (53.95%) Games
6 78 (51.32%) .NET
6 78 (51.32%) SQL Server
7 76 (50.00%) C#
8 74 (48.68%) ASP.NET
9 73 (48.03%) MVC
10 72 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (46.71%) iPhone
12 69 (45.39%) Web Application Development
12 69 (45.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 62 (40.79%) Android Development
14 54 (35.53%) HTML
15 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
16 49 (32.24%) CSS
16 49 (32.24%) TDD
17 45 (29.61%) AngularJS
18 42 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
19 41 (26.97%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (25.66%) Elasticsearch
20 39 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
20 39 (25.66%) Node.js
21 35 (23.03%) Java
22 34 (22.37%) Dependency Injection
22 34 (22.37%) Apple iOS
23 32 (21.05%) WCF
24 30 (19.74%) Domain-Driven Design

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 39 (25.66%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (27.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.58%) iTunes
3 4 (2.63%) Firebase
4 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.97%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.66%) NuGet
6 1 (0.66%) Serverless
6 1 (0.66%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (51.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (15.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (4.61%) MySQL
3 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.66%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.76%) Android Studio
3 18 (11.84%) Gradle
4 13 (8.55%) JIRA
5 10 (6.58%) Genymotion
6 7 (4.61%) Appium
7 5 (3.29%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.29%) JUnit
7 5 (3.29%) Robolectric
7 5 (3.29%) Robotium
7 5 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.29%) UI Automator
8 3 (1.97%) Crashlytics
8 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.32%) Mockito
9 2 (1.32%) NUnit
9 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.66%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 82 (53.95%) Games
2 14 (9.21%) Retail
3 12 (7.89%) Publishing
4 3 (1.97%) Automotive
4 3 (1.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (86.84%) Developer
2 69 (45.39%) .NET Developer
3 62 (40.79%) Digital Developer
4 44 (28.95%) Android Developer
4 44 (28.95%) C# Developer
5 43 (28.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 43 (28.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 43 (28.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (28.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (13.82%) Senior Developer
7 19 (12.50%) Senior Android Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Android Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Android Software Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.92%) Junior
10 9 (5.92%) Mobile Developer
11 8 (5.26%) Applications Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Junior Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Software Developer
13 5 (3.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (51.32%) .NET
2 74 (48.68%) ASP.NET
3 72 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (45.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 54 (35.53%) HTML
6 49 (32.24%) CSS
7 45 (29.61%) AngularJS
8 41 (26.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 39 (25.66%) Node.js
9 39 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
10 32 (21.05%) WCF
11 30 (19.74%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (19.74%) Ninject
12 18 (11.84%) Android SDK
12 18 (11.84%) XML
13 17 (11.18%) JSON
14 14 (9.21%) iOS SDK
15 12 (7.89%) REST
16 11 (7.24%) SOAP
17 10 (6.58%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 104 (68.42%) Mobile App
2 71 (46.71%) iPhone
3 12 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.24%) User Experience
5 9 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.61%) Online Games
7 4 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.97%) NHS
9 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.66%) EMV
10 1 (0.66%) Fintech
10 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 145 (95.39%) Android
2 34 (22.37%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.63%) Windows
4 3 (1.97%) Linux
4 3 (1.97%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (48.03%) MVC
3 69 (45.39%) Web Application Development
4 62 (40.79%) Android Development
5 49 (32.24%) TDD
6 34 (22.37%) Dependency Injection
7 30 (19.74%) Domain-Driven Design
8 27 (17.76%) Mobile Development
9 24 (15.79%) OO
10 21 (13.82%) Test Automation
11 18 (11.84%) Unit Testing
12 17 (11.18%) Software Engineering
13 15 (9.87%) iOS Development
14 14 (9.21%) SOLID
15 12 (7.89%) Analytics
15 12 (7.89%) Memory Management
16 11 (7.24%) BDD
16 11 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
17 10 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (6.58%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.00%) C#
2 52 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.03%) Java
4 24 (15.79%) Kotlin
5 7 (4.61%) Java 8
6 6 (3.95%) Objective-C
6 6 (3.95%) PHP
7 5 (3.29%) Apple Swift
7 5 (3.29%) SQL
7 5 (3.29%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.97%) ES6
8 3 (1.97%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) Degree
2 9 (5.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Docker
1 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 151 (99.34%) Google
2 12 (7.89%) Apple
3 11 (7.24%) Atlassian
4 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.26%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.29%) Facebook
7 3 (1.97%) Twitter
8 2 (1.32%) Tealium