Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 161 142
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,360 1,408 1,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.66% 2.23% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.64% 9.88% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1,128 1,479
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

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 10,758 14,250 16,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.03% 22.52% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8,726 11,786 13,644
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in London

Android
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Android in London

Android
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in London over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

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 29 January 2020. 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 +68 314 £60,000 +3.90% 71
West London -27 46 £65,000 +1.96% 56
South London -6 18 £27,500 -15.38% 10
East London +4 14 £51,250 +5.13% 9
North London -9 4 £38,500 +40.00% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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.

1 901 (66.25%) Apple iOS
2 493 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
3 457 (33.60%) Android Development
4 452 (33.24%) Java
5 432 (31.76%) Mobile App
6 385 (28.31%) Kotlin
7 305 (22.43%) Windows
8 265 (19.49%) TDD
9 243 (17.87%) JavaScript
10 233 (17.13%) Finance
11 228 (16.76%) iOS Development
12 222 (16.32%) User Experience
13 207 (15.22%) Mobile Development
14 206 (15.15%) Git (software)
15 202 (14.85%) Test Automation
16 192 (14.12%) Office 365
16 192 (14.12%) Microsoft
16 192 (14.12%) Fintech
17 181 (13.31%) Apple
18 179 (13.16%) Software Engineering
19 172 (12.65%) Apple Swift
20 166 (12.21%) Active Directory
21 165 (12.13%) AWS
22 157 (11.54%) Scrum
23 153 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
24 147 (10.81%) Docker
25 146 (10.74%) REST
26 141 (10.37%) Linux
27 138 (10.15%) C#
27 138 (10.15%) DevOps

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 37 (2.72%) MS Exchange
2 35 (2.57%) Confluence
3 33 (2.43%) Skype for Business
4 24 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.25%) IIS
7 12 (0.88%) CMS
7 12 (0.88%) Headless CMS
8 9 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.44%) Apache
10 6 (0.44%) nginx
11 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.22%) Site Server
13 2 (0.15%) Ethereum
13 2 (0.15%) Mule
13 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 110 (8.09%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (2.65%) Sketch
4 32 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 27 (1.99%) InVision
6 16 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.29%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.29%) Flinto
9 3 (0.22%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.22%) Figma
10 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.074%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.074%) GIMP
11 1 (0.074%) InDesign
11 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.22%) Elite 3E
2 2 (0.15%) Eikon
3 1 (0.074%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.074%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.074%) Eze OMS
3 1 (0.074%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 192 (14.12%) Office 365
2 165 (12.13%) AWS
3 89 (6.54%) Azure
4 86 (6.32%) GitHub
5 67 (4.93%) SaaS
6 39 (2.87%) Google Play
7 34 (2.50%) Firebase
7 34 (2.50%) GCP
8 31 (2.28%) Serverless
9 28 (2.06%) OneDrive
10 24 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
11 23 (1.69%) Amazon ECS
12 15 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 13 (0.96%) AWS Fargate
14 13 (0.96%) Azure Functions
14 13 (0.96%) G Suite
14 13 (0.96%) SonarCloud
15 12 (0.88%) Amazon S3
15 12 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 85 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 62 (4.56%) Skype
3 58 (4.26%) LAN
4 53 (3.90%) WAN
5 45 (3.31%) Firewall
6 40 (2.94%) VoIP
7 35 (2.57%) DNS
8 32 (2.35%) VPN
8 32 (2.35%) Wireless
9 30 (2.21%) Internet
10 21 (1.54%) DHCP
10 21 (1.54%) Wireshark
11 16 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
12 14 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (0.96%) HTTP
14 12 (0.88%) Bluetooth
15 11 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
16 9 (0.66%) NAS
16 9 (0.66%) WebEx
17 6 (0.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (1.76%) MySQL
4 16 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 16 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 12 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (0.81%) Redis
7 7 (0.51%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.44%) Big Data
9 5 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.29%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.22%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.22%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.22%) Power BI
11 3 (0.22%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 206 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 110 (8.09%) Android Studio
3 80 (5.88%) JIRA
4 70 (5.15%) Appium
5 69 (5.07%) Selenium
6 68 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 63 (4.63%) Xcode
8 59 (4.34%) Gradle
9 52 (3.82%) Jenkins
10 44 (3.24%) Bitbucket
11 36 (2.65%) Calabash
12 34 (2.50%) Postman
13 32 (2.35%) Charles Proxy
14 25 (1.84%) Visual Studio
15 20 (1.47%) Crashlytics
15 20 (1.47%) JUnit
16 18 (1.32%) NUnit
17 16 (1.18%) Gatling
17 16 (1.18%) git-flow
18 15 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 233 (17.13%) Finance
2 111 (8.16%) Retail
3 69 (5.07%) Banking
4 65 (4.78%) Marketing
5 59 (4.34%) Games
6 41 (3.01%) Law
7 31 (2.28%) Publishing
8 24 (1.76%) Advertising
9 22 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 20 (1.47%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.96%) Back Office
12 12 (0.88%) Legal
13 8 (0.59%) French Language
14 7 (0.51%) Electronics
15 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.37%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.22%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
18 2 (0.15%) Manufacturing
18 2 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 510 (37.50%) Developer
2 227 (16.69%) Android Developer
3 114 (8.38%) Senior Developer
4 111 (8.16%) Analyst
5 99 (7.28%) Android Engineer
5 99 (7.28%) Software Engineer
6 70 (5.15%) Support Analyst
7 66 (4.85%) iOS Developer
8 65 (4.78%) Desktop Support
9 61 (4.49%) Support Engineer
10 56 (4.12%) QA Engineer
11 55 (4.04%) Java Developer
11 55 (4.04%) Java Engineer
12 54 (3.97%) Designer
13 52 (3.82%) Mobile Developer
14 50 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 50 (3.68%) Senior Android Developer
15 49 (3.60%) IT Support
16 48 (3.53%) Java Software Engineer
17 43 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (10.74%) REST
2 131 (9.63%) RxJava
3 130 (9.56%) HTML
4 122 (8.97%) CSS
5 119 (8.75%) Dagger
6 116 (8.53%) RESTful
7 109 (8.01%) .NET
8 101 (7.43%) React Native
9 82 (6.03%) Node.js
10 80 (5.88%) iOS SDK
11 79 (5.81%) Spring
12 76 (5.59%) Android SDK
12 76 (5.59%) Web Services
13 68 (5.00%) AngularJS
14 66 (4.85%) React
15 57 (4.19%) JSON
16 48 (3.53%) Kafka
17 45 (3.31%) HTML5
18 37 (2.72%) GraphQL
18 37 (2.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 432 (31.76%) Mobile App
2 222 (16.32%) User Experience
3 81 (5.96%) Blackberry
4 73 (5.37%) iPhone
5 68 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
7 58 (4.26%) iPad
8 55 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
9 45 (3.31%) Smartphone
9 45 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
10 41 (3.01%) Blog
11 37 (2.72%) Social Media
12 33 (2.43%) Cloud Native
12 33 (2.43%) Management Information System
13 23 (1.69%) BYOD
14 19 (1.40%) Handset
15 17 (1.25%) Social Network
16 16 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
16 16 (1.18%) W3C
17 14 (1.03%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 901 (66.25%) Apple iOS
2 305 (22.43%) Windows
3 141 (10.37%) Linux
4 126 (9.26%) Windows 10
5 100 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 80 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 69 (5.07%) Mac OS X
8 43 (3.16%) Mac OS
9 30 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (1.69%) tvOS
11 16 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.96%) CentOS
13 12 (0.88%) Unix
14 11 (0.81%) Windows Phone
15 10 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.66%) Windows Vista
16 9 (0.66%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.44%) Android TV
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 457 (33.60%) Android Development
3 265 (19.49%) TDD
4 228 (16.76%) iOS Development
5 207 (15.22%) Mobile Development
6 202 (14.85%) Test Automation
7 192 (14.12%) Fintech
8 179 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 157 (11.54%) Scrum
10 153 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
11 138 (10.15%) DevOps
12 126 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
13 125 (9.19%) E-Commerce
14 111 (8.16%) BDD
14 111 (8.16%) Open Source
15 107 (7.87%) Mentoring
16 106 (7.79%) Microservices
17 100 (7.35%) Computer Science
18 77 (5.66%) People Management
19 74 (5.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 452 (33.24%) Java
2 385 (28.31%) Kotlin
3 243 (17.87%) JavaScript
4 172 (12.65%) Apple Swift
5 138 (10.15%) C#
6 108 (7.94%) Objective-C
7 95 (6.99%) Ruby
8 88 (6.47%) Python
9 82 (6.03%) SQL
10 73 (5.37%) Java 8
11 51 (3.75%) PHP
12 43 (3.16%) C
13 38 (2.79%) C++
14 21 (1.54%) TypeScript
15 20 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 13 (0.96%) VBScript
17 11 (0.81%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.74%) ES6
19 9 (0.66%) BrightScript
20 8 (0.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 128 (9.41%) Degree
2 71 (5.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 7 (0.51%) CISSP
5 7 (0.51%) MCSE
6 6 (0.44%) ISEB
7 5 (0.37%) CCNA
7 5 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (0.37%) PhD
7 5 (0.37%) SANS
8 4 (0.29%) GIAC
8 4 (0.29%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (0.29%) MCP
8 4 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (0.29%) SSCP
9 3 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.22%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (9.63%) QA
2 13 (0.96%) SLA
3 10 (0.74%) GDPR
4 9 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.37%) WCAG
6 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.074%) GAMP
7 1 (0.074%) GxP
System Software
1 166 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 147 (10.81%) Docker
3 30 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.37%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.15%) Firmware
9 2 (0.15%) vSphere
10 1 (0.074%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.074%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 105 (7.72%) Kubernetes
2 96 (7.06%) SCCM
3 57 (4.19%) Mesos
4 41 (3.01%) Marathon
5 31 (2.28%) Ansible
6 28 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
7 24 (1.76%) Puppet
8 22 (1.62%) Grafana
8 22 (1.62%) Prometheus
9 17 (1.25%) Terraform
10 16 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (0.59%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.59%) Kibana
11 8 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (0.51%) Jamf Pro
13 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.44%) Perfmon
14 5 (0.37%) AirWatch
15 4 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
15 4 (0.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 192 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 181 (13.31%) Apple
3 100 (7.35%) Google
4 60 (4.41%) Adobe
5 36 (2.65%) VMware
6 22 (1.62%) Cisco
6 22 (1.62%) MobileIron
7 21 (1.54%) Citrix
8 20 (1.47%) ServiceNow
9 18 (1.32%) Computacenter
10 17 (1.25%) New Relic
11 16 (1.18%) Dynatrace
12 15 (1.10%) Oracle
13 14 (1.03%) Xamarin
14 13 (0.96%) Bloomberg
15 12 (0.88%) HP
16 10 (0.74%) Symantec
17 9 (0.66%) Facebook
17 9 (0.66%) HubSpot
17 9 (0.66%) Polycom