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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 82 48
Rank change year-on-year +18 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Android 16 25 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.00% 2.20% 5.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.25% 7.29% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 32
Median salary £42,500 £28,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.44% -38.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £19,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 173 343 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 21.65% 30.22% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 139 298 314
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +11 9 £45,000 +50.00%
Dartford - 1 - - 2
Maidstone - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £21,000 -
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Android 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 Kent region with a requirement for Android.

1 24 (51.06%) Web Services
2 22 (46.81%) Android Development
3 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) Android SDK
5 19 (40.43%) JSON
5 19 (40.43%) XML
5 19 (40.43%) Java
6 18 (38.30%) Degree
7 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
7 17 (36.17%) Mobile App
7 17 (36.17%) REST
8 16 (34.04%) Mobile Development
9 15 (31.91%) Apple iOS
10 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
12 12 (25.53%) C#
12 12 (25.53%) Windows
12 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
12 12 (25.53%) Memory Management
13 11 (23.40%) MS Office
13 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
14 10 (21.28%) VMware
14 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
15 9 (19.15%) User Experience
15 9 (19.15%) Office 365
15 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
16 8 (17.02%) LAN
16 8 (17.02%) WAN

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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Office 365
2 6 (12.77%) Google Play
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) LAN
1 8 (17.02%) WAN
2 7 (14.89%) Firewall
3 5 (10.64%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) Wireless
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.64%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Gradle
5 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.13%) Robolectric
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 5 (10.64%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Android Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Graduate
3 12 (25.53%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) IT Support
7 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
7 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Digital Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Telephony Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Telephony Support
7 4 (8.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) Web Services
2 20 (42.55%) Android SDK
3 19 (40.43%) JSON
3 19 (40.43%) XML
4 17 (36.17%) REST
5 7 (14.89%) CSS
5 7 (14.89%) HTML
5 7 (14.89%) jQuery
6 6 (12.77%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) Ajax
6 6 (12.77%) WinForms
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.64%) SOAP
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.51%) Ninject
8 4 (8.51%) Node.js
8 4 (8.51%) WCF
9 3 (6.38%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
1 17 (36.17%) Mobile App
2 9 (19.15%) User Experience
3 7 (14.89%) iPhone
4 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Apple iOS
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Android Development
2 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Mobile Development
4 12 (25.53%) Memory Management
5 7 (14.89%) ERP
6 6 (12.77%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (10.64%) MVC
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
8 4 (8.51%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.38%) Code Optimisation
9 3 (6.38%) Scrum
10 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.26%) OOD
10 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.26%) Web Development
11 1 (2.13%) OO
11 1 (2.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) VB
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) SQL
6 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) MCITP
3 4 (8.51%) MCSA
3 4 (8.51%) MCTS
4 3 (6.38%) A+ Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCP
4 3 (6.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) VMware
2 7 (14.89%) HP
3 6 (12.77%) Google
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Xamarin
4 5 (10.64%) Dell
4 5 (10.64%) Mitel
4 5 (10.64%) Nortel
5 4 (8.51%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (6.38%) Cisco
7 2 (4.26%) Apple
8 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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