Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 122 154 151
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,319 641 1,338
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.91% 2.25% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.80% 11.63% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 760 490 1,027
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,225 £30,000
25th Percentile £51,813 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,142 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.29% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,900
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 7,409 5,512 12,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.35% 19.36% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,190 4,576 10,334
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -57 93 £60,000 - 53
West London +9 71 £65,000 -16.13% 31
East London +18 18 £32,500 -53.57% 18
South London -10 11 £55,000 -15.38% 3
North London +17 2 £34,125 -19.71%
Android
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 992 (75.21%) Apple iOS
2 641 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
3 493 (37.38%) Mobile App
4 447 (33.89%) Android Development
5 372 (28.20%) JavaScript
6 370 (28.05%) Java
7 324 (24.56%) Mobile Development
8 319 (24.18%) Social Skills
9 312 (23.65%) React Native
10 304 (23.05%) Kotlin
10 304 (23.05%) User Experience
11 280 (21.23%) iOS Development
12 270 (20.47%) React
13 238 (18.04%) Git (software)
14 226 (17.13%) TDD
15 220 (16.68%) Software Engineering
16 213 (16.15%) TypeScript
17 210 (15.92%) Finance
18 199 (15.09%) Apple Swift
19 197 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
20 194 (14.71%) REST
20 194 (14.71%) Windows
21 191 (14.48%) Python
22 184 (13.95%) AWS
23 181 (13.72%) Node.js
24 179 (13.57%) CSS
25 172 (13.04%) Google
26 167 (12.66%) Test Automation
27 153 (11.60%) DevOps
27 153 (11.60%) HTML

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 50 (3.79%) Confluence
2 41 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.52%) WordPress
5 18 (1.36%) CMS
5 18 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.99%) Apache Solr
6 13 (0.99%) Drupal
7 12 (0.91%) nginx
8 11 (0.83%) Headless CMS
8 11 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (0.83%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.30%) Apache
10 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.15%) IIS
11 2 (0.15%) Moodle
11 2 (0.15%) SAS
11 2 (0.15%) Totara
12 1 (0.076%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 51 (3.87%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.43%) Figma
3 25 (1.90%) Sketch
4 16 (1.21%) InVision
5 13 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (0.38%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.38%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.38%) InDesign
7 5 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.38%) UserZoom
8 4 (0.30%) Zeplin
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.076%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 22 (1.67%) Magento
2 18 (1.36%) Shopify
3 11 (0.83%) SAP Hybris
4 7 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.23%) Sage 300 ERP
6 3 (0.23%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Relativity
8 1 (0.076%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.076%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.076%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.076%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 184 (13.95%) AWS
2 144 (10.92%) Azure
3 112 (8.49%) GitHub
4 103 (7.81%) Firebase
5 82 (6.22%) SaaS
6 81 (6.14%) Google Play
7 78 (5.91%) Microsoft 365
8 68 (5.16%) Serverless
9 60 (4.55%) GCP
10 45 (3.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 42 (3.18%) Amazon S3
12 38 (2.88%) AppsFlyer
12 38 (2.88%) Pushwoosh
13 30 (2.27%) BrowserStack
14 28 (2.12%) AWS Lambda
15 27 (2.05%) Bitrise
16 26 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
16 26 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
17 21 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
18 16 (1.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.64%) Broadband
2 46 (3.49%) Internet
3 30 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.05%) VPN
5 25 (1.90%) HTTP
6 23 (1.74%) DNS
7 22 (1.67%) Firewall
8 15 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (1.14%) DHCP
8 15 (1.14%) Network Security
9 14 (1.06%) WAN
10 13 (0.99%) LAN
11 12 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.83%) NFC
13 9 (0.68%) RIP
14 8 (0.61%) VLAN
15 7 (0.53%) Bluetooth
16 6 (0.45%) VoIP
17 5 (0.38%) IP Telephony
17 5 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
2 60 (4.55%) MySQL
3 53 (4.02%) MongoDB
4 51 (3.87%) Redis
5 44 (3.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 40 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 37 (2.81%) Amazon RDS
8 34 (2.58%) Relational Database
9 27 (2.05%) SQL Server
10 19 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.53%) Power BI
12 6 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.38%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.38%) SQLite
14 3 (0.23%) Amazon Aurora
14 3 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.23%) Mixpanel
14 3 (0.23%) MS Access
15 2 (0.15%) Big Data
16 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 238 (18.04%) Git (software)
2 91 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 89 (6.75%) JIRA
4 73 (5.53%) Mercurial
5 69 (5.23%) Bitbucket
6 47 (3.56%) Appium
7 43 (3.26%) Postman
8 42 (3.18%) Cypress.io
9 37 (2.81%) CircleCI
10 35 (2.65%) git-flow
11 32 (2.43%) GitLab
12 31 (2.35%) Selenium
12 31 (2.35%) webpack
13 26 (1.97%) Cucumber
14 25 (1.90%) Gradle
15 22 (1.67%) Jasmine
15 22 (1.67%) Maven
16 21 (1.59%) Xcode
17 19 (1.44%) Android Studio
18 18 (1.36%) SonarQube
General
1 319 (24.18%) Social Skills
2 210 (15.92%) Finance
3 145 (10.99%) Games
4 87 (6.60%) Banking
5 60 (4.55%) Retail
6 47 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (3.41%) Marketing
8 37 (2.81%) Retail Banking
9 33 (2.50%) Advertising
10 26 (1.97%) Publishing
11 20 (1.52%) Automotive
11 20 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
12 18 (1.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 18 (1.36%) Law
13 14 (1.06%) Billing
13 14 (1.06%) Telecoms
14 13 (0.99%) Electronics
15 12 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.76%) Legal
17 7 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 648 (49.13%) Developer
2 169 (12.81%) Senior Developer
3 154 (11.68%) Android Developer
4 119 (9.02%) Mobile Developer
5 105 (7.96%) React Developer
6 100 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 88 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 66 (5.00%) iOS Developer
9 65 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
10 58 (4.40%) Android Engineer
11 53 (4.02%) Applications Developer
11 53 (4.02%) Software Developer
12 50 (3.79%) Analyst
12 50 (3.79%) Senior Android Developer
13 48 (3.64%) Designer
14 42 (3.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 39 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
16 38 (2.88%) Backend Developer
17 37 (2.81%) Java Developer
18 36 (2.73%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (23.65%) React Native
2 270 (20.47%) React
3 194 (14.71%) REST
4 181 (13.72%) Node.js
5 179 (13.57%) CSS
6 153 (11.60%) HTML
7 135 (10.24%) RESTful
8 133 (10.08%) Web Services
9 104 (7.88%) AngularJS
10 98 (7.43%) GraphQL
11 96 (7.28%) .NET
11 96 (7.28%) Redux
12 84 (6.37%) Flutter
13 83 (6.29%) Jest
14 74 (5.61%) HTML5
15 58 (4.40%) CSS3
16 55 (4.17%) Sass
17 54 (4.09%) JSON
18 51 (3.87%) Vue.js
19 46 (3.49%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 493 (37.38%) Mobile App
2 304 (23.05%) User Experience
3 80 (6.07%) Self-Motivation
4 47 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
4 47 (3.56%) iPhone
5 40 (3.03%) Social Media
6 29 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.97%) Augmented Reality
8 25 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.67%) Legacy Applications
10 21 (1.59%) iPad
10 21 (1.59%) Online Banking
11 19 (1.44%) Blackberry
11 19 (1.44%) Video\Live Streaming
12 18 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (1.29%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.21%) STB
15 13 (0.99%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.91%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.83%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 992 (75.21%) Apple iOS
2 194 (14.71%) Windows
3 115 (8.72%) Linux
4 62 (4.70%) Windows 10
5 41 (3.11%) Windows Server
6 31 (2.35%) Mac OS X
7 27 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 25 (1.90%) Mac OS
9 17 (1.29%) Unix
10 15 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
11 12 (0.91%) Windows Server 2016
12 11 (0.83%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.53%) tvOS
14 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.23%) Android TV
17 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 641 (48.60%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (33.89%) Android Development
3 324 (24.56%) Mobile Development
4 280 (21.23%) iOS Development
5 226 (17.13%) TDD
6 220 (16.68%) Software Engineering
7 197 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
8 167 (12.66%) Test Automation
9 153 (11.60%) DevOps
10 139 (10.54%) Unit Testing
11 132 (10.01%) Continuous Integration
12 130 (9.86%) Full Stack Development
12 130 (9.86%) Mentoring
13 124 (9.40%) Front End Development
14 123 (9.33%) Computer Science
14 123 (9.33%) OO
14 123 (9.33%) Scrum
15 112 (8.49%) Mobile Application Development
16 104 (7.88%) Fintech
17 95 (7.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 372 (28.20%) JavaScript
2 370 (28.05%) Java
3 304 (23.05%) Kotlin
4 213 (16.15%) TypeScript
5 199 (15.09%) Apple Swift
6 191 (14.48%) Python
7 114 (8.64%) C#
8 108 (8.19%) C++
9 87 (6.60%) ES6
9 87 (6.60%) SQL
10 64 (4.85%) Objective-C
11 59 (4.47%) C
12 49 (3.71%) Dart
13 47 (3.56%) Ruby
14 40 (3.03%) Scala
15 35 (2.65%) Go
16 34 (2.58%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.59%) PHP
18 18 (1.36%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.99%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 136 (10.31%) Degree
2 62 (4.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.99%) PhD
4 11 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.76%) MCSE
6 8 (0.61%) CCNA
6 8 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.61%) DBS Check
6 8 (0.61%) MCSA
7 6 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.45%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.15%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.15%) MCITP
10 1 (0.076%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.076%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.076%) MCP
10 1 (0.076%) OSCP
10 1 (0.076%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (11.30%) QA
2 14 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.99%) Accessibility
4 7 (0.53%) SLA
5 6 (0.45%) GDPR
5 6 (0.45%) WCAG
6 4 (0.30%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.30%) SOC 2
7 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 98 (7.43%) Active Directory
2 89 (6.75%) Docker
3 13 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.76%) BitLocker
5 9 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.45%) vSphere
7 5 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.15%) Firmware
8 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.076%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.076%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 62 (4.70%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.96%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (1.59%) SCCM
3 21 (1.59%) Terraform
4 12 (0.91%) Bugsnag
5 9 (0.68%) SCOM
6 8 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.53%) Ansible
7 7 (0.53%) Jamf Pro
8 5 (0.38%) Grafana
8 5 (0.38%) HAProxy
8 5 (0.38%) Kibana
8 5 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.30%) logstash
9 4 (0.30%) MIIS
9 4 (0.30%) Opsgenie
9 4 (0.30%) Pingdom
9 4 (0.30%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 3 (0.23%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 172 (13.04%) Google
2 131 (9.93%) Apple
3 111 (8.42%) Microsoft
4 32 (2.43%) Adobe
5 25 (1.90%) Citrix
6 23 (1.74%) Xamarin
7 22 (1.67%) Cisco
7 22 (1.67%) Samsung
8 16 (1.21%) Atlassian
9 14 (1.06%) SAP
9 14 (1.06%) VMware
10 13 (0.99%) hybris
11 11 (0.83%) Sitecore
12 8 (0.61%) Instagram
12 8 (0.61%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.53%) HP
13 7 (0.53%) Mitel
13 7 (0.53%) Roku
14 6 (0.45%) LexisNexis
14 6 (0.45%) Remedy