Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 88 67
Rank change year-on-year +43 -21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Android 36 21 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.26% 1.64% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.46% 7.02% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 59
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% +9.68%
10th Percentile £27,075 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -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 195 299 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.05% 23.32% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 160 255 358
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,975 £22,500 £23,350
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +2.41%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Tonbridge +7 23 £24,000 +6.67% 1
Tunbridge Wells +18 3 £65,000 +62.50%
Canterbury - 2 £42,500 -
Rochester - 2 £53,750 - 1
Sittingbourne - 2 £30,750 - 1
Dartford - 1 £27,500 - 2
Android
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 24 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 22 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 22 (61.11%) Retail
3 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 16 (44.44%) C#
4 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Java
6 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) OO
6 9 (25.00%) Xcode
6 9 (25.00%) QA
6 9 (25.00%) Android Studio
6 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (22.22%) Vue.js
7 8 (22.22%) Go
7 8 (22.22%) Node.js
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 8 (22.22%) Logistics
7 8 (22.22%) SEO
7 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.22%) Slack
8 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Validation
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Data Validation
9 6 (16.67%) Selenium
9 6 (16.67%) Release Management

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 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Slack
2 6 (16.67%) GitHub
3 3 (8.33%) AdWords
3 3 (8.33%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Google Play
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Android Studio
1 9 (25.00%) Xcode
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (61.11%) Retail
2 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Engineering Manager
1 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering Manager
1 8 (22.22%) Software Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Head of Development
4 3 (8.33%) Head of E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Support
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Node.js
1 8 (22.22%) Vue.js
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) Symfony
6 2 (5.56%) .NET
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.78%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
7 1 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.78%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Smart Home
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) E-Commerce
2 16 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (25.00%) OO
5 8 (22.22%) Logistics
5 8 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 8 (22.22%) SEO
5 8 (22.22%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Data Validation
6 6 (16.67%) QA Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Release Management
6 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 6 (16.67%) Validation
7 5 (13.89%) Android Development
7 5 (13.89%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.33%) Analytics
8 3 (8.33%) API Integration
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) Go
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) Apple Swift
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) C++
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (8.33%) Apple
2 3 (8.33%) Facebook
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) VMware