Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Developer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 476 410
Rank change year-on-year 0 -66 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 416 403 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 368 369 601
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% +3.77%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £79,125 £85,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android Developer in London

Android Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Central London +1 45 £65,000 - 11
West London +30 26 £55,000 -12.00% 2
East London - 4 £65,000 - 2
South London +6 3 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 416 (100.00%) Android
2 404 (97.12%) Android Development
3 250 (60.10%) Java
4 222 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (36.06%) TDD
6 145 (34.86%) Android SDK
7 139 (33.41%) Mobile App
8 124 (29.81%) Apple iOS
8 124 (29.81%) Google
9 114 (27.40%) Mobile Development
10 94 (22.60%) RxJava
11 92 (22.12%) Gradle
12 80 (19.23%) User Experience
13 79 (18.99%) Google Play
14 67 (16.11%) Android Studio
15 66 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
16 65 (15.63%) Git (software)
17 61 (14.66%) iOS Development
18 59 (14.18%) RESTful
18 59 (14.18%) BDD
18 59 (14.18%) Retail
19 49 (11.78%) Unit Testing
19 49 (11.78%) JSON
19 49 (11.78%) QA
20 48 (11.54%) Computer Science
20 48 (11.54%) Web Services
21 47 (11.30%) OOP
22 46 (11.06%) Software Engineering
23 43 (10.34%) Scrum
23 43 (10.34%) REST

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (0.72%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.24%) CMS
2 1 (0.24%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 79 (18.99%) Google Play
2 15 (3.61%) GitHub
3 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.96%) iTunes
5 3 (0.72%) SaaS
6 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.64%) HTTP
2 10 (2.40%) Skype
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) MQTT
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.21%) MySQL
2 18 (4.33%) SQLite
3 10 (2.40%) Big Data
3 10 (2.40%) Mixpanel
4 6 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.96%) Blockchain
6 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 92 (22.12%) Gradle
2 67 (16.11%) Android Studio
3 65 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.97%) JUnit
5 26 (6.25%) Mockito
6 19 (4.57%) Jenkins
6 19 (4.57%) JIRA
7 18 (4.33%) Robolectric
8 13 (3.13%) git-flow
9 8 (1.92%) Appium
10 6 (1.44%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.44%) Xcode
11 5 (1.20%) Calabash
11 5 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.96%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.72%) UI Automator
14 2 (0.48%) Crashlytics
General
1 59 (14.18%) Retail
2 41 (9.86%) Finance
3 24 (5.77%) Games
4 17 (4.09%) Advertising
5 14 (3.37%) Publishing
6 11 (2.64%) Banking
7 6 (1.44%) iGaming
7 6 (1.44%) Marketing
8 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.72%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (34.86%) Android SDK
2 94 (22.60%) RxJava
3 59 (14.18%) RESTful
4 49 (11.78%) JSON
5 48 (11.54%) Web Services
6 43 (10.34%) REST
7 33 (7.93%) Material Design
8 26 (6.25%) iOS SDK
9 25 (6.01%) Django
9 25 (6.01%) HTML
9 25 (6.01%) XML
10 20 (4.81%) CSS
11 19 (4.57%) .NET
12 16 (3.85%) HTML5
13 14 (3.37%) CSS3
13 14 (3.37%) Google Maps API
13 14 (3.37%) Reactive Extensions
14 13 (3.13%) Gson
15 9 (2.16%) AngularJS
15 9 (2.16%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 139 (33.41%) Mobile App
2 80 (19.23%) User Experience
3 48 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 23 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (5.05%) Fintech
6 18 (4.33%) mHealth
7 16 (3.85%) Smartphone
8 12 (2.88%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.64%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (1.92%) Augmented Reality
11 8 (1.92%) Social Media
12 6 (1.44%) BBC
13 5 (1.20%) Apple TV
14 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.72%) Animation
15 3 (0.72%) Tandem
16 2 (0.48%) Online Banking
16 2 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 416 (100.00%) Android
2 124 (29.81%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.40%) Windows
4 8 (1.92%) Windows Phone
5 4 (0.96%) Linux
6 3 (0.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (97.12%) Android Development
2 222 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (36.06%) TDD
4 114 (27.40%) Mobile Development
5 66 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
6 61 (14.66%) iOS Development
7 59 (14.18%) BDD
8 49 (11.78%) Unit Testing
9 47 (11.30%) OOP
10 46 (11.06%) Software Engineering
11 43 (10.34%) Scrum
12 41 (9.86%) Test Automation
13 39 (9.38%) OO
14 32 (7.69%) SOLID
15 29 (6.97%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (6.73%) E-Commerce
16 28 (6.73%) Mentoring
17 25 (6.01%) Pair Programming
18 23 (5.53%) Open Source
19 17 (4.09%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 250 (60.10%) Java
2 40 (9.62%) Apple Swift
2 40 (9.62%) JavaScript
2 40 (9.62%) Objective-C
3 33 (7.93%) Python
4 24 (5.77%) Kotlin
5 23 (5.53%) C++
6 16 (3.85%) PHP
7 15 (3.61%) C
8 14 (3.37%) SQL
9 13 (3.13%) Clojure
10 12 (2.88%) Ruby
11 11 (2.64%) C#
12 3 (0.72%) ES6
12 3 (0.72%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.72%) Scala
13 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (9.62%) Degree
2 30 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 124 (29.81%) Google
2 14 (3.37%) Apple
2 14 (3.37%) Facebook
3 13 (3.13%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.44%) Sony
4 6 (1.44%) Yahoo!
5 3 (0.72%) ATG
5 3 (0.72%) Teradata
6 2 (0.48%) Appcelerator
6 2 (0.48%) PubNub
7 1 (0.24%) Samsung