Period
to 2 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 122 147
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 735 1,328 1,427
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.61% 2.66% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.65% 12.91% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 721 1,046 1,171
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,761 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £88,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,017 10,286 13,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.82% 20.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,114 8,407 11,729
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Android in London

Android
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in London.

Salary trend for Android in London

Android
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in London over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in London

Android
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2021. 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 -30 106 £65,000 +8.33% 45
West London +48 24 £80,000 +10.34% 23
East London +29 18 £72,500 +70.59% 11
South London +31 17 £60,000 +118.18% 1
North London +30 1 £34,125 -11.36%
Android
England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Android.

1 516 (70.20%) Apple iOS
2 274 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
3 255 (34.69%) Android Development
4 248 (33.74%) Mobile App
4 248 (33.74%) Java
5 181 (24.63%) Kotlin
6 148 (20.14%) JavaScript
7 143 (19.46%) Mobile Development
8 141 (19.18%) iOS Development
9 138 (18.78%) React Native
10 134 (18.23%) QA
11 120 (16.33%) Git (software)
12 110 (14.97%) Test Automation
13 107 (14.56%) Fintech
14 103 (14.01%) Apple Swift
15 98 (13.33%) AWS
16 95 (12.93%) Finance
17 89 (12.11%) User Experience
18 87 (11.84%) Python
19 85 (11.56%) TDD
20 79 (10.75%) Windows
21 78 (10.61%) RESTful
21 78 (10.61%) Degree
21 78 (10.61%) Software Engineering
22 73 (9.93%) OO
23 72 (9.80%) Google
23 72 (9.80%) Azure
24 67 (9.12%) E-Commerce
24 67 (9.12%) TypeScript
25 65 (8.84%) REST

Android
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 24 (3.27%) Confluence
2 21 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.77%) CMS
5 12 (1.63%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.22%) Headless CMS
7 8 (1.09%) Drupal
7 8 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.09%) WordPress
8 5 (0.68%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.41%) Apache
10 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.27%) nginx
10 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.14%) IIS
11 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (5.85%) Figma
2 36 (4.90%) Sketch
3 28 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (2.99%) Adobe XD
5 11 (1.50%) InVision
6 5 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.68%) Zeplin
7 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.41%) UXPin
9 2 (0.27%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Shopify
2 8 (1.09%) Magento
2 8 (1.09%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.41%) Eikon
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 98 (13.33%) AWS
2 72 (9.80%) Azure
3 40 (5.44%) Microsoft 365
4 36 (4.90%) SaaS
5 27 (3.67%) Firebase
6 23 (3.13%) Serverless
7 21 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (2.86%) GCP
7 21 (2.86%) GitHub
8 18 (2.45%) Amazon S3
9 15 (2.04%) BrowserStack
10 14 (1.90%) iTunes
11 12 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (1.63%) Mimecast
11 12 (1.63%) Power Platform
12 10 (1.36%) Google Analytics
13 9 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.22%) Bitrise
13 9 (1.22%) Google Play
14 8 (1.09%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 14 (1.90%) DNS
2 14 (1.90%) HTTP
3 13 (1.77%) Internet
3 13 (1.77%) VPN
4 11 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (1.50%) DHCP
5 7 (0.95%) Firewall
6 6 (0.82%) LAN
6 6 (0.82%) WAN
7 4 (0.54%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.54%) Skype
7 4 (0.54%) VoIP
7 4 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.41%) NFC
8 3 (0.41%) WebEx
8 3 (0.41%) Wireless
9 2 (0.27%) 3G
9 2 (0.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (4.22%) NoSQL
2 16 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 15 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 14 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (1.36%) MySQL
6 9 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.68%) Power BI
7 5 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.54%) Redis
8 4 (0.54%) SQLite
9 3 (0.41%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.41%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (0.41%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.41%) Looker
9 3 (0.41%) Tableau
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.27%) Mixpanel
10 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 120 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.30%) Appium
3 43 (5.85%) JIRA
4 40 (5.44%) Postman
5 33 (4.49%) Jenkins
6 29 (3.95%) Xcode
7 28 (3.81%) Calabash
7 28 (3.81%) Cucumber
8 25 (3.40%) Android Studio
8 25 (3.40%) Selenium
9 20 (2.72%) Gradle
10 11 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.50%) Maven
10 11 (1.50%) webpack
11 10 (1.36%) Axure RP
12 9 (1.22%) SonarQube
13 8 (1.09%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.09%) git-flow
14 7 (0.95%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.95%) GitLab
General
1 95 (12.93%) Finance
2 41 (5.58%) Banking
3 31 (4.22%) Retail
4 26 (3.54%) Marketing
5 24 (3.27%) Games
6 16 (2.18%) Advertising
6 16 (2.18%) Publishing
7 13 (1.77%) Automotive
8 7 (0.95%) Electronics
8 7 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 6 (0.82%) Law
10 4 (0.54%) Legal
11 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.41%) Public Sector
11 3 (0.41%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Housing Association
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 319 (43.40%) Developer
2 106 (14.42%) Android Developer
3 72 (9.80%) Senior Developer
4 58 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
5 48 (6.53%) React Developer
6 46 (6.26%) iOS Developer
7 43 (5.85%) Android Engineer
8 39 (5.31%) Lead Developer
9 36 (4.90%) QA Engineer
10 30 (4.08%) Designer
11 29 (3.95%) Software Engineer
12 28 (3.81%) Tester
13 25 (3.40%) Senior Android Developer
14 24 (3.27%) Analyst
15 22 (2.99%) Applications Developer
16 18 (2.45%) Lead Android Developer
16 18 (2.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 17 (2.31%) Senior QA Engineer
18 16 (2.18%) QA Automation Engineer
19 15 (2.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (18.78%) React Native
2 78 (10.61%) RESTful
3 65 (8.84%) CSS
3 65 (8.84%) REST
4 64 (8.71%) HTML
5 63 (8.57%) .NET
6 60 (8.16%) React
7 44 (5.99%) JSON
8 36 (4.90%) Android SDK
9 32 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 32 (4.35%) RxJava
10 31 (4.22%) HTML5
11 30 (4.08%) Node.js
12 29 (3.95%) Sass
13 27 (3.67%) Flutter
14 26 (3.54%) Material Design
15 24 (3.27%) OAuth
16 21 (2.86%) Web Services
17 20 (2.72%) Spring
18 18 (2.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 248 (33.74%) Mobile App
2 89 (12.11%) User Experience
3 19 (2.59%) Social Media
3 19 (2.59%) Virtual Team
4 17 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (2.04%) iPhone
6 12 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.36%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
10 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.82%) Blog
11 6 (0.82%) Digital Currency
11 6 (0.82%) iPad
11 6 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 516 (70.20%) Apple iOS
2 79 (10.75%) Windows
3 45 (6.12%) Linux
4 29 (3.95%) Windows 10
5 24 (3.27%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.04%) Unix
7 12 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (1.22%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.54%) Android TV
14 3 (0.41%) Debian
14 3 (0.41%) MVS
14 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.41%) VMS
14 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (34.69%) Android Development
3 143 (19.46%) Mobile Development
4 141 (19.18%) iOS Development
5 110 (14.97%) Test Automation
6 107 (14.56%) Fintech
7 85 (11.56%) TDD
8 78 (10.61%) Software Engineering
9 73 (9.93%) OO
10 67 (9.12%) E-Commerce
11 63 (8.57%) DevOps
12 61 (8.30%) Microservices
13 59 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (7.89%) Open Source
15 55 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
16 53 (7.21%) Mentoring
17 50 (6.80%) Machine Learning
18 49 (6.67%) Computer Science
19 48 (6.53%) Scrum
20 47 (6.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 248 (33.74%) Java
2 181 (24.63%) Kotlin
3 148 (20.14%) JavaScript
4 103 (14.01%) Apple Swift
5 87 (11.84%) Python
6 67 (9.12%) TypeScript
7 61 (8.30%) C#
8 56 (7.62%) Objective-C
9 47 (6.39%) C++
10 46 (6.26%) SQL
11 43 (5.85%) C
12 24 (3.27%) Ruby
13 22 (2.99%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.59%) ES6
15 14 (1.90%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.50%) Go
17 10 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.36%) Scala
18 8 (1.09%) Java 8
19 5 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (10.61%) Degree
2 32 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.36%) Master's Degree
4 5 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.54%) MCP
6 3 (0.41%) ISEB
6 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.27%) MCSA
7 2 (0.27%) OSCP
7 2 (0.27%) PhD
8 1 (0.14%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.14%) CCNA
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.14%) CISSP
8 1 (0.14%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (18.23%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) WCAG
3 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) COBIT
4 2 (0.27%) GDPR
4 2 (0.27%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (6.26%) Active Directory
2 44 (5.99%) Docker
3 10 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.41%) Firmware
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (4.22%) Kubernetes
2 20 (2.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
4 9 (1.22%) Kibana
5 5 (0.68%) Ansible
5 5 (0.68%) SCCM
6 4 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (0.54%) SELinux
7 3 (0.41%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.41%) Terraform
8 2 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.14%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 1 (0.14%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 1 (0.14%) Grafana
9 1 (0.14%) Nessus
9 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.14%) Puppet
9 1 (0.14%) WSUS
9 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 72 (9.80%) Google
2 59 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 58 (7.89%) Xamarin
4 56 (7.62%) Apple
5 29 (3.95%) Adobe
6 19 (2.59%) VMware
7 13 (1.77%) Citrix
8 12 (1.63%) Cisco
9 11 (1.50%) SAP
10 10 (1.36%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.09%) hybris
11 8 (1.09%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.95%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.82%) Spotify
14 5 (0.68%) Samsung
15 4 (0.54%) Bloomberg
15 4 (0.54%) Reuters
15 4 (0.54%) Xerox
16 3 (0.41%) HP
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle