Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 148 154
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -35
Permanent jobs citing Android 716 1,358 1,672
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.31% 2.33% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.92% 10.76% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 629 1,096 1,482
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 6,005 12,625 16,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.41% 21.69% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,926 10,513 13,605
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +20 169 £65,000 +13.04% 24
West London +25 37 £77,500 +14.81% 11
South London +26 17 £65,000 +100.00% 1
East London +6 3 £27,000 -43.16% 2
North London -7 2 £42,500 +11.84% 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 462 (64.53%) Apple iOS
2 283 (39.53%) Java
3 276 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (34.64%) Mobile App
5 230 (32.12%) Android Development
6 188 (26.26%) Kotlin
7 170 (23.74%) JavaScript
8 159 (22.21%) User Experience
9 135 (18.85%) Mobile Development
10 126 (17.60%) Software Engineering
11 116 (16.20%) Windows
12 115 (16.06%) Linux
12 115 (16.06%) QA
13 108 (15.08%) Python
14 105 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
15 104 (14.53%) Git (software)
16 101 (14.11%) iOS Development
17 99 (13.83%) Test Automation
18 96 (13.41%) React Native
19 91 (12.71%) Finance
20 84 (11.73%) TDD
21 82 (11.45%) Retail
22 80 (11.17%) E-Commerce
23 77 (10.75%) HTML
24 74 (10.34%) Degree
24 74 (10.34%) Analytics
25 71 (9.92%) BDD
25 71 (9.92%) Node.js
26 69 (9.64%) React
26 69 (9.64%) AWS

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 21 (2.93%) Confluence
2 12 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (1.54%) Skype for Business
4 10 (1.40%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.26%) CMS
6 7 (0.98%) Headless CMS
7 6 (0.84%) Apache
8 5 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.56%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.56%) nginx
10 3 (0.42%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.42%) WildFly
11 2 (0.28%) Mule
11 2 (0.28%) WordPress
12 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.14%) Ethereum
12 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (5.31%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.96%) Sketch
4 13 (1.82%) InVision
5 12 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (1.12%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.56%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.42%) Blender
9 3 (0.42%) Figma
10 2 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.28%) InDesign
10 2 (0.28%) Maya
10 2 (0.28%) MODO
10 2 (0.28%) Mudbox
10 2 (0.28%) ZBrush
11 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.14%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Elite 3E
1 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 69 (9.64%) AWS
2 51 (7.12%) Azure
3 46 (6.42%) Office 365
4 44 (6.15%) GitHub
5 34 (4.75%) SaaS
6 22 (3.07%) Serverless
7 19 (2.65%) GCP
8 16 (2.23%) Google Play
9 13 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 12 (1.68%) Firebase
11 8 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.98%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.98%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.84%) Azure Functions
13 6 (0.84%) G Suite
13 6 (0.84%) Sauce Labs
14 5 (0.70%) BlazeMeter
14 5 (0.70%) Mimecast
15 4 (0.56%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.12%) TCP/IP
2 37 (5.17%) Firewall
3 30 (4.19%) Wireshark
4 19 (2.65%) HTTP
4 19 (2.65%) Skype
5 16 (2.23%) LAN
6 14 (1.96%) DNS
6 14 (1.96%) WAN
7 13 (1.82%) Internet
7 13 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (1.68%) VPN
9 10 (1.40%) VoIP
9 10 (1.40%) Wireless
10 9 (1.26%) WebEx
11 6 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.84%) FTP
11 6 (0.84%) IMAP
11 6 (0.84%) SMTP
12 4 (0.56%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.56%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (2.93%) MongoDB
3 18 (2.51%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.26%) MySQL
4 9 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 7 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (0.84%) Redis
7 5 (0.70%) DB2
8 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.56%) Big Data
9 3 (0.42%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.42%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.42%) Couchbase
9 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.42%) HBase
9 3 (0.42%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.42%) SQLite
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 104 (14.53%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.96%) Android Studio
3 39 (5.45%) JIRA
4 35 (4.89%) Cucumber
5 33 (4.61%) Jenkins
6 31 (4.33%) Appium
6 31 (4.33%) Selenium
6 31 (4.33%) Xcode
7 26 (3.63%) Calabash
8 20 (2.79%) Charles Proxy
9 13 (1.82%) Postman
10 12 (1.68%) Bitbucket
10 12 (1.68%) Gradle
11 11 (1.54%) GitLab
11 11 (1.54%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.26%) git-flow
13 8 (1.12%) Cypress.io
14 7 (0.98%) Babel
15 6 (0.84%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.84%) fastlane
General
1 91 (12.71%) Finance
2 82 (11.45%) Retail
3 45 (6.28%) Banking
4 39 (5.45%) Games
5 35 (4.89%) Marketing
6 16 (2.23%) Back Office
7 15 (2.09%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.68%) Law
9 11 (1.54%) Publishing
10 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.84%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.56%) French Language
11 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.56%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.56%) Public Sector
11 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 306 (42.74%) Developer
2 128 (17.88%) Android Developer
3 73 (10.20%) Android Engineer
4 69 (9.64%) Senior Developer
5 46 (6.42%) Mobile Developer
6 39 (5.45%) QA Engineer
7 38 (5.31%) Analyst
7 38 (5.31%) Software Engineer
8 32 (4.47%) Mobile Engineer
9 30 (4.19%) Consultant
9 30 (4.19%) Support Engineer
10 29 (4.05%) React Developer
11 28 (3.91%) Senior Android Developer
12 25 (3.49%) Java Developer
13 24 (3.35%) Full Stack Developer
13 24 (3.35%) Lead Developer
14 23 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
15 22 (3.07%) Designer
15 22 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 21 (2.93%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (13.41%) React Native
2 77 (10.75%) HTML
3 71 (9.92%) Node.js
4 69 (9.64%) React
5 63 (8.80%) CSS
6 51 (7.12%) REST
7 50 (6.98%) Android SDK
8 48 (6.70%) RxJava
9 44 (6.15%) Dagger
10 43 (6.01%) AngularJS
11 38 (5.31%) HTML5
11 38 (5.31%) RESTful
12 37 (5.17%) .NET
13 35 (4.89%) Spring
14 32 (4.47%) WebSockets
15 31 (4.33%) iOS SDK
16 29 (4.05%) JSON
17 25 (3.49%) XML
18 24 (3.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
19 23 (3.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 248 (34.64%) Mobile App
2 159 (22.21%) User Experience
3 62 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
4 45 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (6.01%) iPhone
6 40 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.07%) Algorithms
8 18 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
9 17 (2.37%) iPad
9 17 (2.37%) Mobile Games
10 16 (2.23%) Social Media
11 14 (1.96%) Cloud Native
12 13 (1.82%) Blog
13 12 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (1.68%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.68%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.54%) Derivative
15 10 (1.40%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.26%) Animation
16 9 (1.26%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 462 (64.53%) Apple iOS
2 116 (16.20%) Windows
3 115 (16.06%) Linux
4 25 (3.49%) Windows 10
5 24 (3.35%) Windows 7
6 22 (3.07%) CentOS
6 22 (3.07%) Mac OS X
7 19 (2.65%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.82%) Unix
9 10 (1.40%) Android TV
10 8 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 8 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 8 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.98%) Windows Server 2016
12 5 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
13 4 (0.56%) tvOS
13 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (32.12%) Android Development
3 135 (18.85%) Mobile Development
4 126 (17.60%) Software Engineering
5 105 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
6 101 (14.11%) iOS Development
7 99 (13.83%) Test Automation
8 84 (11.73%) TDD
9 80 (11.17%) E-Commerce
10 74 (10.34%) Analytics
11 71 (9.92%) BDD
12 66 (9.22%) DevOps
12 66 (9.22%) Mentoring
13 65 (9.08%) Computer Science
14 59 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (8.24%) Fintech
15 57 (7.96%) Scrum
16 54 (7.54%) OO
17 49 (6.84%) OOP
18 47 (6.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 283 (39.53%) Java
2 188 (26.26%) Kotlin
3 170 (23.74%) JavaScript
4 108 (15.08%) Python
5 69 (9.64%) C#
6 68 (9.50%) Apple Swift
7 54 (7.54%) PHP
7 54 (7.54%) SQL
8 52 (7.26%) Objective-C
9 46 (6.42%) C++
10 38 (5.31%) C
11 36 (5.03%) Ruby
12 23 (3.21%) TypeScript
13 17 (2.37%) ES6
14 16 (2.23%) Bash Shell
15 15 (2.09%) Java 8
15 15 (2.09%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.96%) Go
17 11 (1.54%) Scala
18 9 (1.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 74 (10.34%) Degree
2 47 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.84%) CISSP
6 6 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.70%) CCNA
7 5 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.42%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.42%) CSSLP
9 3 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.42%) MCSA
9 3 (0.42%) MCSE
10 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.28%) MCITP
11 1 (0.14%) HND
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
11 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (16.06%) QA
2 8 (1.12%) SLA
3 5 (0.70%) GDPR
4 4 (0.56%) WCAG
5 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 56 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 45 (6.28%) Docker
3 19 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.42%) HDFS
6 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.42%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (0.28%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (3.91%) SCCM
2 25 (3.49%) Kubernetes
3 16 (2.23%) Terraform
4 15 (2.09%) Ansible
5 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (1.12%) Mesos
7 6 (0.84%) Marathon
8 5 (0.70%) CA Service Virtualization
8 5 (0.70%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.42%) Kibana
9 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.42%) Puppet
9 3 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.28%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.14%) Grafana
11 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 59 (8.24%) Google
2 56 (7.82%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.03%) Apple
4 23 (3.21%) Adobe
5 21 (2.93%) VMware
6 15 (2.09%) Oracle
7 11 (1.54%) Dell
8 10 (1.40%) Cisco
8 10 (1.40%) ServiceNow
9 9 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.98%) CA
11 6 (0.84%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.84%) Citrix
12 5 (0.70%) Perfecto Mobile
12 5 (0.70%) Sony
12 5 (0.70%) YouTube
13 4 (0.56%) Broadcom
13 4 (0.56%) Samsung
13 4 (0.56%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.42%) Perforce