Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 148 137
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 +41
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,421 444 1,317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.79% 2.23% 2.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.91% 11.53% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 742 351 1,032
10th Percentile £32,775 £41,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,571 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.51% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £96,125 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 7,936 3,850 11,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.57% 19.34% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,509 3,258 9,705
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,846 £28,600
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £38,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £58,180
Median % change year-on-year - +11.72% +1.18%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -37 117 £55,000 -15.38% 50
West London -14 73 £67,500 +5.88% 21
South London -19 19 £26,500 -51.82% 1
East London -17 10 £32,500 -55.17% 20
Android
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 1,080 (76.00%) Apple iOS
2 711 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
3 545 (38.35%) Mobile App
4 443 (31.18%) Android Development
5 417 (29.35%) Java
6 388 (27.30%) JavaScript
7 344 (24.21%) Kotlin
8 342 (24.07%) React Native
9 332 (23.36%) User Experience
9 332 (23.36%) Social Skills
10 314 (22.10%) Mobile Development
11 293 (20.62%) React
12 285 (20.06%) TDD
13 272 (19.14%) Windows
14 270 (19.00%) iOS Development
15 261 (18.37%) Software Engineering
16 246 (17.31%) Git (software)
17 240 (16.89%) Test Automation
17 240 (16.89%) Finance
18 233 (16.40%) AWS
19 226 (15.90%) TypeScript
20 221 (15.55%) Apple Swift
21 217 (15.27%) Problem-Solving
22 211 (14.85%) Google
23 209 (14.71%) Node.js
23 209 (14.71%) REST
24 208 (14.64%) Python
25 197 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
26 194 (13.65%) Unit Testing
27 181 (12.74%) QA

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 52 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (1.90%) Confluence
3 19 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 18 (1.27%) CMS
5 16 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.99%) WordPress
7 13 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 12 (0.84%) nginx
9 10 (0.70%) Headless CMS
10 7 (0.49%) Apache
11 5 (0.35%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.28%) Drupal
12 4 (0.28%) IIS
12 4 (0.28%) SAS
13 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.21%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
15 1 (0.070%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.070%) Totara
Applications
1 68 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (2.67%) Figma
3 35 (2.46%) Sketch
4 25 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (1.34%) InVision
6 15 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (0.84%) Chatbot
8 11 (0.77%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.35%) UserZoom
11 4 (0.28%) Acrobat
11 4 (0.28%) InDesign
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 2 (0.14%) Marvel
12 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.14%) Zeplin
13 1 (0.070%) Adobe XD
13 1 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (1.27%) Magento
2 13 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.91%) Shopify
3 12 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.14%) Relativity
4 2 (0.14%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (0.14%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.070%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.070%) nopCommerce
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.070%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.070%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 233 (16.40%) AWS
2 179 (12.60%) Azure
3 133 (9.36%) GitHub
4 117 (8.23%) Serverless
5 104 (7.32%) Firebase
6 96 (6.76%) GCP
7 92 (6.47%) Google Play
8 80 (5.63%) Microsoft 365
9 55 (3.87%) SaaS
10 54 (3.80%) Amazon SQS
11 43 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
12 37 (2.60%) AppsFlyer
12 37 (2.60%) Pushwoosh
13 36 (2.53%) Amazon S3
14 31 (2.18%) BrowserStack
15 26 (1.83%) Bitrise
16 24 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
17 22 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
17 22 (1.55%) Amazon ECS
18 21 (1.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 76 (5.35%) Broadband
2 57 (4.01%) Internet
3 44 (3.10%) TCP/IP
4 39 (2.74%) HTTP
5 36 (2.53%) VPN
6 30 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
7 28 (1.97%) WAN
8 23 (1.62%) DNS
9 22 (1.55%) Firewall
10 20 (1.41%) NFC
11 18 (1.27%) MQTT
11 18 (1.27%) Wireless
12 17 (1.20%) DHCP
12 17 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (0.99%) LAN
13 14 (0.99%) Network Security
13 14 (0.99%) RIP
14 10 (0.70%) VLAN
15 7 (0.49%) VoIP
16 6 (0.42%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
2 74 (5.21%) Redis
3 67 (4.71%) MySQL
4 61 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 60 (4.22%) SQL Server
6 55 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 51 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 49 (3.45%) NoSQL
9 37 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
10 30 (2.11%) RDBMS
11 14 (0.99%) Couchbase
12 13 (0.91%) Power BI
13 10 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.35%) SQLite
16 4 (0.28%) Amazon Aurora
16 4 (0.28%) Bigtable
16 4 (0.28%) Blockchain
16 4 (0.28%) DB2
17 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 246 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 96 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 77 (5.42%) Postman
4 74 (5.21%) JIRA
5 71 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 71 (5.00%) Mercurial
6 66 (4.64%) Appium
7 62 (4.36%) Selenium
8 57 (4.01%) CircleCI
9 53 (3.73%) Cypress.io
10 41 (2.89%) git-flow
10 41 (2.89%) JMeter
11 39 (2.74%) GitLab
12 36 (2.53%) Gradle
13 33 (2.32%) TestCafe
13 33 (2.32%) webpack
14 30 (2.11%) WebDriver
15 27 (1.90%) Android Studio
15 27 (1.90%) SonarQube
16 24 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 332 (23.36%) Social Skills
2 240 (16.89%) Finance
3 143 (10.06%) Games
4 112 (7.88%) Banking
5 61 (4.29%) Retail
6 52 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (2.81%) Retail Banking
8 36 (2.53%) Marketing
9 35 (2.46%) Advertising
10 31 (2.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 26 (1.83%) Automotive
12 22 (1.55%) Electronics
12 22 (1.55%) Legal
13 21 (1.48%) Presentation Skills
14 19 (1.34%) Telecoms
15 18 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (1.06%) Billing
17 14 (0.99%) Publishing
18 12 (0.84%) Law
19 10 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 703 (49.47%) Developer
2 184 (12.95%) Senior Developer
3 164 (11.54%) Android Developer
4 153 (10.77%) Mobile Developer
5 125 (8.80%) Software Engineer
6 105 (7.39%) React Developer
7 81 (5.70%) Applications Developer
8 78 (5.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 70 (4.93%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 69 (4.86%) Analyst
11 63 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
12 54 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 51 (3.59%) Designer
14 47 (3.31%) iOS Developer
14 47 (3.31%) Senior Android Developer
15 46 (3.24%) Software Developer
16 44 (3.10%) Android Engineer
17 43 (3.03%) Java Developer
18 42 (2.96%) C++ Developer
18 42 (2.96%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (24.07%) React Native
2 293 (20.62%) React
3 209 (14.71%) Node.js
3 209 (14.71%) REST
4 151 (10.63%) Web Services
5 136 (9.57%) CSS
6 119 (8.37%) HTML
7 118 (8.30%) GraphQL
8 115 (8.09%) RESTful
9 112 (7.88%) .NET
10 107 (7.53%) Redux
11 104 (7.32%) AngularJS
12 96 (6.76%) Jest
13 90 (6.33%) Flutter
14 55 (3.87%) JSON
15 52 (3.66%) Django
16 49 (3.45%) Sass
17 47 (3.31%) HTML5
18 45 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
18 45 (3.17%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 545 (38.35%) Mobile App
2 332 (23.36%) User Experience
3 60 (4.22%) Embedded Systems
4 56 (3.94%) Algorithms
5 54 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
6 53 (3.73%) iPhone
7 50 (3.52%) Social Media
8 41 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
9 36 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
10 34 (2.39%) iPad
11 33 (2.32%) Blackberry
11 33 (2.32%) STB
12 32 (2.25%) Legacy Applications
13 25 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
14 18 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
15 16 (1.13%) Cloud Native
16 15 (1.06%) Management Information System
16 15 (1.06%) PlayStation
17 14 (0.99%) Data Structures
17 14 (0.99%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1,080 (76.00%) Apple iOS
2 272 (19.14%) Windows
3 128 (9.01%) Linux
4 80 (5.63%) Windows 10
5 44 (3.10%) Mac OS X
6 43 (3.03%) Mac OS
7 41 (2.89%) Windows Server
8 37 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.41%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
11 12 (0.84%) Unix
12 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
14 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
15 5 (0.35%) Windows Phone
15 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.21%) tvOS
17 1 (0.070%) Android TV
17 1 (0.070%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (31.18%) Android Development
3 314 (22.10%) Mobile Development
4 285 (20.06%) TDD
5 270 (19.00%) iOS Development
6 261 (18.37%) Software Engineering
7 240 (16.89%) Test Automation
8 217 (15.27%) Problem-Solving
9 197 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
10 194 (13.65%) Unit Testing
11 181 (12.74%) DevOps
12 164 (11.54%) Scrum
13 139 (9.78%) Mobile Application Development
14 135 (9.50%) Full Stack Development
15 131 (9.22%) BDD
15 131 (9.22%) Mentoring
16 126 (8.87%) OO
17 118 (8.30%) Computer Science
17 118 (8.30%) SDLC
18 109 (7.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 417 (29.35%) Java
2 388 (27.30%) JavaScript
3 344 (24.21%) Kotlin
4 226 (15.90%) TypeScript
5 221 (15.55%) Apple Swift
6 208 (14.64%) Python
7 138 (9.71%) C#
8 123 (8.66%) C++
9 121 (8.52%) SQL
10 90 (6.33%) ES6
11 70 (4.93%) Objective-C
12 53 (3.73%) Dart
13 47 (3.31%) C
14 43 (3.03%) Go
15 42 (2.96%) PowerShell
16 34 (2.39%) Ruby
17 32 (2.25%) Bash Shell
18 29 (2.04%) Scala
19 19 (1.34%) Clojure
20 17 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 129 (9.08%) Degree
2 82 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.20%) PhD
4 13 (0.91%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 10 (0.70%) MCSE
6 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.56%) CCNA
7 8 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 7 (0.49%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.49%) MCSA
9 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.21%) MCP
11 2 (0.14%) MCITP
12 1 (0.070%) CISSP
12 1 (0.070%) CRISC
12 1 (0.070%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (12.74%) QA
2 20 (1.41%) Accessibility
3 12 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.77%) GDPR
5 6 (0.42%) SLA
6 4 (0.28%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.28%) SOC 2
7 3 (0.21%) WCAG
8 1 (0.070%) COBIT
8 1 (0.070%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.070%) NIST
System Software
1 118 (8.30%) Active Directory
2 107 (7.53%) Docker
3 17 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.84%) Terminal Services
5 11 (0.77%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.42%) Firmware
6 6 (0.42%) vSphere
7 4 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 90 (6.33%) Kubernetes
2 59 (4.15%) Terraform
3 33 (2.32%) SCCM
4 30 (2.11%) Microsoft Intune
5 19 (1.34%) Grafana
5 19 (1.34%) HAProxy
5 19 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (1.27%) Kibana
6 18 (1.27%) logstash
6 18 (1.27%) Opsgenie
6 18 (1.27%) Pingdom
6 18 (1.27%) ZABBIX
7 14 (0.99%) MIIS
8 12 (0.84%) Bugsnag
8 12 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
9 11 (0.77%) SCOM
10 9 (0.63%) Ansible
11 7 (0.49%) Perfmon
12 3 (0.21%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.14%) linkerd
Vendors
1 211 (14.85%) Google
2 179 (12.60%) Apple
3 156 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 47 (3.31%) Adobe
5 42 (2.96%) Cisco
6 23 (1.62%) Xamarin
7 21 (1.48%) Citrix
8 19 (1.34%) Samsung
9 18 (1.27%) New Relic
10 17 (1.20%) VMware
11 15 (1.06%) Sun
12 13 (0.91%) LexisNexis
12 13 (0.91%) Remedy
13 10 (0.70%) Dell
14 9 (0.63%) Bloomberg
14 9 (0.63%) Oracle
14 9 (0.63%) Reuters
14 9 (0.63%) SAP
15 8 (0.56%) HP
15 8 (0.56%) Sitecore