Period
to 16 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 142 143
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 -43
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,424 1,771 1,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.28% 2.53% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.13% 10.49% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 1,516 1,548
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £88,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 14,055 16,880 17,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.48% 24.10% 24.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11,643 13,884 14,669
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 -1 255 £60,000 +17.07% 85
West London +27 88 £65,000 +30.00% 43
South London -2 31 £32,500 -23.53% 3
East London +2 18 £30,000 -40.00% 16
North London +16 5 £27,500 -72.50% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 920 (64.61%) Apple iOS
2 598 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 433 (30.41%) Mobile App
3 433 (30.41%) Android Development
4 432 (30.34%) Java
5 364 (25.56%) JavaScript
6 289 (20.29%) Windows
7 281 (19.73%) User Experience
8 261 (18.33%) HTML
9 238 (16.71%) Finance
10 221 (15.52%) CSS
11 205 (14.40%) iOS Development
12 204 (14.33%) Mobile Development
13 200 (14.04%) Git (software)
14 199 (13.97%) C#
15 198 (13.90%) TDD
16 178 (12.50%) Apple Swift
17 169 (11.87%) AngularJS
18 164 (11.52%) Kotlin
19 159 (11.17%) Google
20 157 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
21 156 (10.96%) Software Engineering
22 152 (10.67%) Test Automation
23 151 (10.60%) Degree
23 151 (10.60%) Microsoft
24 150 (10.53%) Python
24 150 (10.53%) Microservices
25 149 (10.46%) React
26 148 (10.39%) Linux
26 148 (10.39%) Objective-C

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 73 (5.13%) Confluence
2 53 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (3.65%) Apache
3 52 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 45 (3.16%) MS Exchange
5 39 (2.74%) WordPress
6 35 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 30 (2.11%) CMS
8 22 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 18 (1.26%) IIS
10 16 (1.12%) Apache Spark
10 16 (1.12%) GlassFish
11 11 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (0.42%) Tornado
15 5 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 5 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.28%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 78 (5.48%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (3.16%) InVision
3 31 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (1.54%) Photoshop
5 17 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.56%) Maple
8 5 (0.35%) Flinto
9 3 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.21%) Avid Media Composer
9 3 (0.21%) UserZoom
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.070%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.070%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 11 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.21%) Shopify
4 3 (0.21%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.14%) ScheduALL
6 1 (0.070%) Maximo
6 1 (0.070%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 157 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
2 110 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 91 (6.39%) Office 365
4 68 (4.78%) GitHub
5 46 (3.23%) Google Play
6 29 (2.04%) SaaS
7 24 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.69%) Google Analytics
8 22 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 16 (1.12%) Serverless
11 15 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 12 (0.84%) AWS Fargate
12 12 (0.84%) PaaS
13 11 (0.77%) IaaS
14 9 (0.63%) Sauce Labs
15 8 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.56%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.49%) BrowserStack
16 7 (0.49%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.86%) TCP/IP
2 43 (3.02%) DNS
3 37 (2.60%) Firewall
3 37 (2.60%) Internet
4 34 (2.39%) HTTP
5 26 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
5 26 (1.83%) VPN
6 25 (1.76%) DHCP
6 25 (1.76%) LAN
7 19 (1.33%) Network Security
7 19 (1.33%) Skype
8 14 (0.98%) Wireless
9 13 (0.91%) VLAN
9 13 (0.91%) VoIP
9 13 (0.91%) WAN
10 12 (0.84%) 3G
10 12 (0.84%) 4G
10 12 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.77%) Bluetooth
12 10 (0.70%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 46 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 36 (2.53%) Hadoop
4 36 (2.53%) MySQL
5 34 (2.39%) Big Data
6 33 (2.32%) NoSQL
7 30 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 27 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.47%) Blockchain
10 16 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (0.98%) CouchDB
12 12 (0.84%) Redis
13 7 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.49%) Power BI
14 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
16 4 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
17 3 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 200 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 134 (9.41%) JIRA
3 114 (8.01%) Jenkins
4 83 (5.83%) Gradle
5 74 (5.20%) Android Studio
6 73 (5.13%) Selenium
7 58 (4.07%) Appium
7 58 (4.07%) JUnit
8 46 (3.23%) Bitbucket
9 44 (3.09%) Xcode
10 36 (2.53%) Cucumber
11 34 (2.39%) Maven
11 34 (2.39%) Subversion
12 30 (2.11%) Mockito
13 27 (1.90%) Visual Studio
14 25 (1.76%) Axure RP
15 22 (1.54%) Log4j
15 22 (1.54%) TestNG
16 21 (1.47%) git-flow
16 21 (1.47%) WinDbg
General
1 238 (16.71%) Finance
2 146 (10.25%) Games
3 128 (8.99%) Banking
4 89 (6.25%) Retail
5 68 (4.78%) Marketing
6 31 (2.18%) Legal
6 31 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.54%) Law
8 18 (1.26%) Electronics
9 15 (1.05%) Advertising
10 14 (0.98%) Publishing
11 9 (0.63%) Automotive
11 9 (0.63%) Back Office
12 7 (0.49%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.42%) Military
14 4 (0.28%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.14%) Billing
16 2 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 615 (43.19%) Developer
2 273 (19.17%) Android Developer
3 140 (9.83%) Senior Developer
4 94 (6.60%) Analyst
5 75 (5.27%) iOS Developer
6 74 (5.20%) Architect
6 74 (5.20%) Senior Android Developer
7 73 (5.13%) .NET Developer
8 72 (5.06%) Designer
9 66 (4.63%) C# Developer
9 66 (4.63%) Software Engineer
10 64 (4.49%) Desktop Support
11 63 (4.42%) React Developer
12 58 (4.07%) Mobile Developer
12 58 (4.07%) Product Manager
12 58 (4.07%) Support Analyst
12 58 (4.07%) Support Engineer
13 55 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
14 53 (3.72%) Tester
15 51 (3.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (18.33%) HTML
2 221 (15.52%) CSS
3 169 (11.87%) AngularJS
4 149 (10.46%) React
5 138 (9.69%) .NET
6 136 (9.55%) RxJava
7 134 (9.41%) Node.js
8 129 (9.06%) React Native
9 108 (7.58%) RESTful
10 101 (7.09%) Web Services
11 98 (6.88%) HTML5
12 86 (6.04%) REST
13 84 (5.90%) Dagger
14 79 (5.55%) Android SDK
15 74 (5.20%) ASP.NET
16 72 (5.06%) jQuery
17 71 (4.99%) Spring
18 58 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 54 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 53 (3.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 433 (30.41%) Mobile App
2 281 (19.73%) User Experience
3 122 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (6.81%) Fintech
5 73 (5.13%) iPhone
6 71 (4.99%) Blackberry
7 63 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
8 47 (3.30%) Mobile Games
9 39 (2.74%) Social Gaming
10 33 (2.32%) Social Media
11 31 (2.18%) Management Information System
11 31 (2.18%) Mobile Banking
12 30 (2.11%) Online Banking
13 29 (2.04%) Social Network
14 27 (1.90%) Algorithms
15 26 (1.83%) Fat Client
15 26 (1.83%) Thin Client
16 25 (1.76%) iPad
17 24 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
17 24 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 920 (64.61%) Apple iOS
2 289 (20.29%) Windows
3 148 (10.39%) Linux
4 108 (7.58%) Windows 10
5 89 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 88 (6.18%) Windows Server
7 53 (3.72%) Unix
8 44 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 35 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (2.25%) Ubuntu
12 30 (2.11%) Mac OS
13 22 (1.54%) openSUSE
14 20 (1.40%) Windows 8
15 17 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
16 14 (0.98%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.49%) CentOS
18 7 (0.49%) Windows NT
19 6 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (30.41%) Android Development
3 205 (14.40%) iOS Development
4 204 (14.33%) Mobile Development
5 198 (13.90%) TDD
6 156 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 152 (10.67%) Test Automation
8 150 (10.53%) Microservices
9 134 (9.41%) Scrum
10 130 (9.13%) DevOps
11 122 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
12 119 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
13 114 (8.01%) Computer Science
14 111 (7.79%) Analytics
15 110 (7.72%) BDD
16 104 (7.30%) MVC
17 102 (7.16%) Web Development
18 98 (6.88%) Mentoring
19 94 (6.60%) Machine Learning
20 85 (5.97%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 432 (30.34%) Java
2 364 (25.56%) JavaScript
3 199 (13.97%) C#
4 178 (12.50%) Apple Swift
5 164 (11.52%) Kotlin
6 150 (10.53%) Python
7 148 (10.39%) Objective-C
8 117 (8.22%) SQL
9 90 (6.32%) Ruby
10 88 (6.18%) C++
11 58 (4.07%) ES6
12 56 (3.93%) PHP
13 53 (3.72%) C
14 48 (3.37%) Perl
15 46 (3.23%) PowerShell
16 39 (2.74%) Scala
17 31 (2.18%) TypeScript
18 22 (1.54%) Bash Shell
19 21 (1.47%) VBScript
20 16 (1.12%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 151 (10.60%) Degree
2 61 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.77%) CISSP
5 11 (0.77%) DV Cleared
5 11 (0.77%) ISEB
6 9 (0.63%) CISA
6 9 (0.63%) CISM
6 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (0.49%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.42%) A+ Certification
10 5 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.35%) MCSE
11 4 (0.28%) MCSA
12 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.21%) MCP
12 3 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (0.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (9.41%) QA
2 19 (1.33%) GDPR
3 17 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.84%) SLA
5 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 127 (8.92%) Active Directory
2 116 (8.15%) Docker
3 29 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.98%) XenApp
5 12 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
6 11 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.70%) Firmware
8 8 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.42%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.21%) iptables
11 3 (0.21%) NFS
11 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.14%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.070%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.070%) vSphere
13 1 (0.070%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (3.93%) Kubernetes
2 42 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (2.88%) SCCM
4 27 (1.90%) Puppet
5 24 (1.69%) Terraform
6 22 (1.54%) Salt
7 21 (1.47%) Perfmon
8 12 (0.84%) AirWatch
9 11 (0.77%) Ansible
10 7 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.28%) Mesos
12 4 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.21%) Clonezilla
13 3 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
13 3 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 159 (11.17%) Google
2 151 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 96 (6.74%) Apple
4 71 (4.99%) Adobe
5 58 (4.07%) Oracle
6 50 (3.51%) Citrix
7 47 (3.30%) Facebook
8 44 (3.09%) VMware
9 32 (2.25%) Cisco
10 22 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.54%) Bloomberg
10 22 (1.54%) Reuters
11 19 (1.33%) Xamarin
12 18 (1.26%) Sitecore
12 18 (1.26%) WorldPay
13 16 (1.12%) Avaya
13 16 (1.12%) MuleSoft
14 15 (1.05%) TIBCO
15 14 (0.98%) MobileIron
16 13 (0.91%) HP