Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 140 175 129
Rank change year-on-year +35 -46 -9
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,310 1,432 1,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.40% 2.12% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 9.39% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 1,216 1,579
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £30,900 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 11,792 15,244 18,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.59% 22.57% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9,650 12,586 14,343
London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +61 334 £60,000 - 77
West London +9 46 £65,000 +13.04% 43
South London -24 17 £37,500 +15.38% 4
North London +9 15 £38,000 +42.06% 7
East London +10 13 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Android
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 782 (59.69%) Apple iOS
2 460 (35.11%) Android Development
3 452 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
4 410 (31.30%) Mobile App
5 401 (30.61%) Java
6 339 (25.88%) Kotlin
7 308 (23.51%) Windows
8 218 (16.64%) Finance
9 201 (15.34%) User Experience
10 200 (15.27%) Microsoft
11 192 (14.66%) iOS Development
12 190 (14.50%) JavaScript
13 180 (13.74%) TDD
13 180 (13.74%) Test Automation
14 171 (13.05%) Office 365
15 170 (12.98%) Fintech
16 155 (11.83%) Mobile Development
17 143 (10.92%) Active Directory
17 143 (10.92%) Windows 10
18 142 (10.84%) AWS
19 138 (10.53%) Git (software)
19 138 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
20 136 (10.38%) QA
21 131 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
22 129 (9.85%) Apple
23 122 (9.31%) Google
24 121 (9.24%) C#
25 116 (8.85%) Scrum
25 116 (8.85%) BDD
26 109 (8.32%) Banking

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 49 (3.74%) Confluence
2 32 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 29 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 24 (1.83%) CMS
5 19 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 10 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.69%) Apache
7 9 (0.69%) Headless CMS
7 9 (0.69%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.61%) IIS
9 7 (0.53%) WordPress
10 6 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.31%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.31%) Site Server
Applications
1 138 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (3.21%) Sketch
3 34 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 31 (2.37%) InVision
5 26 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (1.07%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.69%) Zeplin
9 7 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.38%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.15%) Flinto
12 2 (0.15%) GIMP
12 2 (0.15%) Marvel
12 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
13 1 (0.076%) Figma
13 1 (0.076%) InDesign
13 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.53%) Q-Pulse
1 7 (0.53%) Sage CRM
2 6 (0.46%) Elite 3E
3 4 (0.31%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.15%) Eikon
5 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.076%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.076%) Eze OMS
Cloud Services
1 171 (13.05%) Office 365
2 142 (10.84%) AWS
3 92 (7.02%) Azure
4 64 (4.89%) GitHub
5 50 (3.82%) SaaS
6 41 (3.13%) GCP
7 38 (2.90%) Firebase
8 36 (2.75%) Serverless
9 34 (2.60%) Google Play
10 30 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
11 22 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
11 22 (1.68%) AWS Fargate
12 18 (1.37%) BrowserStack
12 18 (1.37%) Sauce Labs
13 17 (1.30%) OneDrive
14 16 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
15 15 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 15 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
17 12 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.19%) LAN
2 66 (5.04%) VoIP
3 59 (4.50%) TCP/IP
4 51 (3.89%) WAN
5 47 (3.59%) Firewall
6 45 (3.44%) VPN
7 41 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 40 (3.05%) Skype
9 36 (2.75%) DNS
10 34 (2.60%) Wireless
11 33 (2.52%) DHCP
12 23 (1.76%) Internet
13 22 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (0.92%) HTTP
14 12 (0.92%) PBX
15 11 (0.84%) VLAN
16 10 (0.76%) IP Telephony
16 10 (0.76%) Network Security
16 10 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
17 9 (0.69%) Miracast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (3.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.21%) MySQL
3 22 (1.68%) Big Data
4 19 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 14 (1.07%) MongoDB
5 14 (1.07%) Redis
6 11 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2017
10 6 (0.46%) Power BI
10 6 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.38%) SQLite
12 4 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 138 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 93 (7.10%) JIRA
3 81 (6.18%) Android Studio
4 67 (5.11%) Selenium
5 66 (5.04%) Appium
6 62 (4.73%) Jenkins
7 58 (4.43%) Gradle
8 48 (3.66%) Bitbucket
9 38 (2.90%) Cucumber
10 33 (2.52%) JUnit
11 29 (2.21%) Calabash
12 24 (1.83%) WebDriver
13 22 (1.68%) Crashlytics
14 21 (1.60%) Xcode
15 18 (1.37%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.22%) JMeter
16 16 (1.22%) Mockito
17 15 (1.15%) Maven
18 14 (1.07%) Visual Studio
19 12 (0.92%) CircleCI
General
1 218 (16.64%) Finance
2 109 (8.32%) Banking
3 86 (6.56%) Law
4 78 (5.95%) Retail
5 62 (4.73%) Marketing
6 61 (4.66%) Games
7 29 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.06%) Advertising
8 27 (2.06%) Legal
9 15 (1.15%) Electronics
10 11 (0.84%) Publishing
11 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.46%) Billing
13 5 (0.38%) Automotive
13 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.31%) French Language
15 3 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 510 (38.93%) Developer
2 260 (19.85%) Android Developer
3 153 (11.68%) Analyst
4 92 (7.02%) Senior Developer
5 91 (6.95%) Support Analyst
6 84 (6.41%) Android Engineer
7 62 (4.73%) IT Support
8 59 (4.50%) Mobile Developer
9 58 (4.43%) Designer
10 56 (4.27%) iOS Developer
11 49 (3.74%) Desktop Support
11 49 (3.74%) Senior Android Developer
11 49 (3.74%) Support Engineer
12 46 (3.51%) QA Engineer
12 46 (3.51%) UX Designer
13 45 (3.44%) Java Developer
14 44 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
15 43 (3.28%) Software Engineer
16 41 (3.13%) Lead Developer
17 40 (3.05%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (7.79%) .NET
2 100 (7.63%) Node.js
3 99 (7.56%) RESTful
4 97 (7.40%) React Native
5 95 (7.25%) HTML
6 94 (7.18%) RxJava
7 87 (6.64%) REST
8 80 (6.11%) React
9 75 (5.73%) Web Services
10 74 (5.65%) CSS
11 71 (5.42%) Dagger
12 50 (3.82%) AngularJS
13 47 (3.59%) Android SDK
14 42 (3.21%) Spring
15 41 (3.13%) iOS SDK
16 40 (3.05%) GraphQL
17 39 (2.98%) Material Design
18 38 (2.90%) ASP.NET
19 32 (2.44%) JSON
20 31 (2.37%) Retrofit
Miscellaneous
1 410 (31.30%) Mobile App
2 201 (15.34%) User Experience
3 73 (5.57%) Blackberry
3 73 (5.57%) Greenfield Project
4 71 (5.42%) iPhone
5 66 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (4.43%) Self-Motivation
7 56 (4.27%) iPad
8 46 (3.51%) Smartphone
9 42 (3.21%) Management Information System
10 39 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
11 35 (2.67%) Social Media
12 27 (2.06%) Social Network
13 23 (1.76%) Data Centre
14 21 (1.60%) Cloud Native
14 21 (1.60%) Online Banking
15 14 (1.07%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
15 14 (1.07%) Virtual Team
16 13 (0.99%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 782 (59.69%) Apple iOS
2 308 (23.51%) Windows
3 143 (10.92%) Windows 10
4 106 (8.09%) Windows 7
5 86 (6.56%) Windows Server
6 84 (6.41%) Linux
7 38 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (2.82%) Mac OS X
9 21 (1.60%) Mac OS
10 14 (1.07%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (0.76%) Windows Vista
13 9 (0.69%) Unix
14 8 (0.61%) CentOS
15 7 (0.53%) Debian
15 7 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
15 7 (0.53%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (35.11%) Android Development
2 452 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
3 192 (14.66%) iOS Development
4 180 (13.74%) TDD
4 180 (13.74%) Test Automation
5 170 (12.98%) Fintech
6 155 (11.83%) Mobile Development
7 131 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 116 (8.85%) BDD
8 116 (8.85%) Scrum
9 105 (8.02%) Continuous Integration
10 100 (7.63%) DevOps
11 94 (7.18%) Software Engineering
12 90 (6.87%) Computer Science
13 88 (6.72%) Microservices
14 76 (5.80%) E-Commerce
15 72 (5.50%) Mobile Application Development
16 70 (5.34%) ITIL
17 69 (5.27%) Mentoring
18 57 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 401 (30.61%) Java
2 339 (25.88%) Kotlin
3 190 (14.50%) JavaScript
4 121 (9.24%) C#
5 108 (8.24%) Apple Swift
6 92 (7.02%) Python
7 86 (6.56%) SQL
8 59 (4.50%) Objective-C
9 49 (3.74%) C++
10 46 (3.51%) Ruby
11 42 (3.21%) C
12 30 (2.29%) Java 8
13 27 (2.06%) Go
14 24 (1.83%) PHP
14 24 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 18 (1.37%) TypeScript
16 14 (1.07%) ES6
17 12 (0.92%) VBScript
18 11 (0.84%) Scala
19 5 (0.38%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 97 (7.40%) Degree
2 40 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.92%) MCP
5 12 (0.92%) PhD
6 11 (0.84%) CCNA
6 11 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.84%) SANS
7 10 (0.76%) MCSE
8 9 (0.69%) GIAC
9 7 (0.53%) AWS Certification
9 7 (0.53%) CISSP
9 7 (0.53%) MCITP
10 6 (0.46%) CREST Certified
10 6 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
10 6 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (0.46%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (10.38%) QA
2 14 (1.07%) SLA
3 11 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.61%) GDPR
5 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.076%) GAMP
7 1 (0.076%) GxP
System Software
1 143 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 83 (6.34%) Docker
3 32 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.37%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.15%) BitLocker
6 9 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.46%) XenApp
8 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.15%) vSphere
11 1 (0.076%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 73 (5.57%) SCCM
2 54 (4.12%) Kubernetes
3 25 (1.91%) Puppet
4 22 (1.68%) Grafana
4 22 (1.68%) Microsoft Intune
4 22 (1.68%) Prometheus
5 19 (1.45%) Ansible
5 19 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.22%) Terraform
7 15 (1.15%) Mesos
8 13 (0.99%) Kibana
9 10 (0.76%) WSUS
10 8 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.53%) logstash
11 7 (0.53%) Packer
12 5 (0.38%) Marathon
12 5 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 4 (0.31%) PaperCut
13 4 (0.31%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.31%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 200 (15.27%) Microsoft
2 129 (9.85%) Apple
3 122 (9.31%) Google
4 44 (3.36%) Adobe
5 40 (3.05%) VMware
6 33 (2.52%) Citrix
7 31 (2.37%) Cisco
8 28 (2.14%) ServiceNow
9 25 (1.91%) Xamarin
10 20 (1.53%) Dynatrace
11 19 (1.45%) Dell
11 19 (1.45%) Facebook
12 18 (1.37%) MobileIron
13 16 (1.22%) Computacenter
14 15 (1.15%) HP
14 15 (1.15%) iManage
15 14 (1.07%) Avaya
16 13 (0.99%) Polycom
17 12 (0.92%) CheckPoint
18 11 (0.84%) Sony