Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East > Kent
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 93 97
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Android 21 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.00% 1.37% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.64% 5.13% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 35
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -28.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 243 351 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.12% 26.77% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 223 301 410
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,550 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Android in Kent

Android
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in Kent.

Salary trend for Android in Kent

Android
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in Kent over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Android in Kent

Android
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Kent region over the 6 months to 25 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
Dartford +5 4 £31,250 +38.89% 2
Ramsgate - 4 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 3 £65,000 +100.00%
Canterbury - 2 £42,500 - 5
Sittingbourne +14 1 £24,000 +9.09% 5
Sevenoaks - 1 £29,500 -
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Android.

1 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 11 (52.38%) Android Development
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) Electronics
4 7 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) QA
5 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Publishing
6 5 (23.81%) MySQL
6 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Google
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) User Experience
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (19.05%) PHP
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) Apple Swift
8 3 (14.29%) API Integration
8 3 (14.29%) Payment Gateway

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) AdWords
1 3 (14.29%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Google Play
2 2 (9.52%) iTunes
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 4G
1 1 (4.76%) DSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
4 1 (4.76%) AppScan
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) Burp Suite
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Gatling
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 6 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Head of Development
4 3 (14.29%) Head of E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) UAT Tester
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
4 1 (4.76%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (4.76%) iOS SDK
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) LESS
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 3 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (14.29%) Smart Home
4 2 (9.52%) NHS
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Android Development
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) API Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
7 3 (14.29%) Personalization
7 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (14.29%) Product Management
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
8 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Apple Swift
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) VMware