Period
to 16 August 2018

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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 119 107
Rank change year-on-year -38 -12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,553 2,105 2,378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.24% 2.85% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.75% 11.18% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,321 1,707 2,118
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 15,926 18,835 20,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.00% 25.46% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13,078 14,921 18,205
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £84,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 August 2018.

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 August 2018. 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 -46 276 £57,500 +9.52% 77
East London +11 38 £50,000 +66.67% 20
West London -52 37 £57,500 +4.55% 54
South London +10 34 £32,500 -27.78% 5
North London -16 2 £27,750 -49.55% 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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.

1 898 (57.82%) Apple iOS
2 674 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 504 (32.45%) Java
4 501 (32.26%) Android Development
5 410 (26.40%) Windows
6 404 (26.01%) JavaScript
7 334 (21.51%) Mobile App
8 321 (20.67%) Finance
9 303 (19.51%) User Experience
10 276 (17.77%) TDD
10 276 (17.77%) HTML
11 246 (15.84%) Git (software)
12 234 (15.07%) Test Automation
13 232 (14.94%) C#
14 230 (14.81%) CSS
15 222 (14.29%) Microsoft
16 208 (13.39%) iOS Development
17 194 (12.49%) Mobile Development
17 194 (12.49%) QA
18 191 (12.30%) SQL
19 180 (11.59%) .NET
19 180 (11.59%) Linux
20 179 (11.53%) Software Engineering
21 177 (11.40%) BDD
22 176 (11.33%) Scrum
22 176 (11.33%) Fintech
23 174 (11.20%) Active Directory
24 173 (11.14%) Google
25 149 (9.59%) JIRA
26 148 (9.53%) Web Services

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 81 (5.22%) MS Exchange
2 47 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (2.06%) Skype for Business
5 31 (2.00%) Confluence
6 24 (1.55%) Apache
6 24 (1.55%) SharePoint
7 23 (1.48%) WordPress
8 20 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.22%) CMS
9 19 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (1.03%) Apache Pig
11 12 (0.77%) Ethereum
12 9 (0.58%) IIS
13 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (0.45%) Drupal
14 7 (0.45%) Marvel
14 7 (0.45%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 126 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (1.61%) InVision
4 24 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 24 (1.55%) Photoshop
5 22 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.64%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.39%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.26%) UserZoom
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.064%) Flinto
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Documaker
2 4 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.13%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.064%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.064%) Maximo
5 1 (0.064%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.064%) osCommerce
5 1 (0.064%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 132 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (5.54%) Office 365
4 79 (5.09%) Google Play
5 41 (2.64%) GitHub
6 36 (2.32%) SaaS
7 30 (1.93%) Amazon S3
8 21 (1.35%) Sauce Labs
9 17 (1.09%) Adobe Analytics
10 16 (1.03%) Slack
11 15 (0.97%) Google Analytics
12 14 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (0.90%) Firebase
13 12 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
13 12 (0.77%) IaaS
13 12 (0.77%) npm
14 10 (0.64%) Heroku
15 9 (0.58%) BrowserStack
15 9 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 99 (6.37%) DNS
2 88 (5.67%) VPN
3 86 (5.54%) Firewall
4 73 (4.70%) TCP/IP
5 65 (4.19%) DHCP
6 52 (3.35%) Cisco IOS
7 49 (3.16%) Internet
8 48 (3.09%) LAN
9 41 (2.64%) HTTP
10 40 (2.58%) WAN
11 30 (1.93%) Wireless
12 28 (1.80%) Skype
13 27 (1.74%) SSL
14 25 (1.61%) Network Security
15 24 (1.55%) HTTPS
16 19 (1.22%) SAN
17 16 (1.03%) Bluetooth
18 14 (0.90%) FTP
19 12 (0.77%) VoIP
20 11 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 77 (4.96%) MySQL
3 51 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (2.64%) NoSQL
5 34 (2.19%) Big Data
5 34 (2.19%) Blockchain
6 28 (1.80%) MongoDB
7 24 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 19 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 19 (1.22%) SQLite
9 18 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 13 (0.84%) Redis
12 12 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
14 10 (0.64%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.26%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.26%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 246 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 149 (9.59%) JIRA
3 136 (8.76%) Selenium
4 111 (7.15%) Jenkins
5 93 (5.99%) Appium
6 89 (5.73%) Gradle
7 88 (5.67%) Cucumber
8 79 (5.09%) Android Studio
8 79 (5.09%) JUnit
9 70 (4.51%) Xcode
10 40 (2.58%) Subversion
11 39 (2.51%) Bitbucket
12 25 (1.61%) Calabash
12 25 (1.61%) JMeter
12 25 (1.61%) Visual Studio
13 23 (1.48%) WebDriver
14 22 (1.42%) Gatling
14 22 (1.42%) Robolectric
15 21 (1.35%) Robot Framework
16 20 (1.29%) webpack
General
1 321 (20.67%) Finance
2 126 (8.11%) Games
3 112 (7.21%) Retail
4 62 (3.99%) Banking
5 52 (3.35%) Marketing
6 48 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 45 (2.90%) Law
8 42 (2.70%) Legal
9 24 (1.55%) Advertising
10 23 (1.48%) Publishing
11 12 (0.77%) Automotive
12 10 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.58%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.45%) Arabic Language
15 7 (0.45%) Hindi Language
15 7 (0.45%) Russian Language
15 7 (0.45%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.39%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 721 (46.43%) Developer
2 330 (21.25%) Android Developer
3 144 (9.27%) Senior Developer
4 111 (7.15%) Java Developer
5 108 (6.95%) Analyst
6 100 (6.44%) Software Engineer
7 86 (5.54%) Desktop Support
8 78 (5.02%) iOS Developer
9 74 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 70 (4.51%) .NET Developer
11 69 (4.44%) Java Android Developer
12 67 (4.31%) React Developer
12 67 (4.31%) Tester
13 65 (4.19%) Support Analyst
14 63 (4.06%) Support Engineer
15 58 (3.73%) Mobile Developer
16 57 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
17 55 (3.54%) Android Engineer
18 54 (3.48%) Software Developer
19 53 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (17.77%) HTML
2 230 (14.81%) CSS
3 180 (11.59%) .NET
4 148 (9.53%) Web Services
5 142 (9.14%) Node.js
6 139 (8.95%) AngularJS
7 128 (8.24%) RESTful
8 123 (7.92%) REST
9 118 (7.60%) ASP.NET
10 112 (7.21%) JSON
10 112 (7.21%) React
11 102 (6.57%) jQuery
12 100 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 95 (6.12%) React Native
14 94 (6.05%) Android SDK
14 94 (6.05%) RxJava
15 72 (4.64%) Dagger
16 71 (4.57%) XML
17 68 (4.38%) HTML5
18 60 (3.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 334 (21.51%) Mobile App
2 303 (19.51%) User Experience
3 176 (11.33%) Fintech
4 97 (6.25%) iPhone
5 95 (6.12%) Computer Science
6 89 (5.73%) Greenfield Project
7 81 (5.22%) Blackberry
8 72 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
9 54 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
10 39 (2.51%) Smartphone
11 38 (2.45%) Hedge funds
11 38 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.55%) iPad
13 21 (1.35%) Virtual Team
14 20 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (1.16%) Online Games
16 15 (0.97%) Handset
17 14 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
18 13 (0.84%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 898 (57.82%) Apple iOS
2 410 (26.40%) Windows
3 180 (11.59%) Linux
4 132 (8.50%) Windows 10
5 125 (8.05%) Windows 7
6 104 (6.70%) Windows Server
7 69 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 57 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (2.38%) Mac OS
11 30 (1.93%) Windows Phone
12 27 (1.74%) Unix
13 26 (1.67%) Windows 8
14 25 (1.61%) Nucleus RTOS
15 13 (0.84%) openSUSE
15 13 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 9 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
16 9 (0.58%) Windows XP
17 8 (0.52%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 501 (32.26%) Android Development
3 276 (17.77%) TDD
4 234 (15.07%) Test Automation
5 208 (13.39%) iOS Development
6 194 (12.49%) Mobile Development
7 179 (11.53%) Software Engineering
8 177 (11.40%) BDD
9 176 (11.33%) Scrum
10 147 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
11 146 (9.40%) MVC
12 141 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
13 131 (8.44%) OO
14 130 (8.37%) E-Commerce
15 124 (7.98%) DevOps
16 121 (7.79%) Analytics
17 95 (6.12%) Kanban
18 93 (5.99%) Web Development
19 92 (5.92%) Mentoring
20 83 (5.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 504 (32.45%) Java
2 404 (26.01%) JavaScript
3 232 (14.94%) C#
4 191 (12.30%) SQL
5 143 (9.21%) Python
6 127 (8.18%) Objective-C
7 121 (7.79%) PHP
8 120 (7.73%) Kotlin
9 106 (6.83%) Apple Swift
9 106 (6.83%) C++
10 80 (5.15%) Ruby
11 69 (4.44%) PowerShell
12 60 (3.86%) C
13 36 (2.32%) Bash Shell
14 33 (2.12%) ES6
15 31 (2.00%) TypeScript
16 28 (1.80%) Java 8
17 22 (1.42%) Go
18 21 (1.35%) Scala
19 15 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 142 (9.14%) Degree
2 44 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (1.74%) MCSE
5 24 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 22 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (1.35%) CCNA
8 18 (1.16%) MCSA
9 17 (1.09%) CISSP
10 16 (1.03%) SANS
11 15 (0.97%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.97%) GIAC
11 15 (0.97%) Linux+ Certification
11 15 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
11 15 (0.97%) SSCP
12 13 (0.84%) A+ Certification
12 13 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
13 12 (0.77%) MCP
13 12 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (0.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (12.49%) QA
2 37 (2.38%) SLA
3 14 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.39%) GDPR
5 2 (0.13%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.13%) WCAG
6 1 (0.064%) COBIT
6 1 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 174 (11.20%) Active Directory
2 108 (6.95%) Docker
3 58 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (2.96%) vSphere
5 17 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (0.71%) Terminal Server
8 9 (0.58%) XenApp
9 6 (0.39%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.32%) Samba
10 5 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.32%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.19%) Firmware
13 1 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.064%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (3.28%) SCCM
2 49 (3.16%) AirWatch
3 48 (3.09%) Puppet
4 32 (2.06%) Kubernetes
5 28 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (1.74%) Salt
7 19 (1.22%) Ansible
8 15 (0.97%) HockeyApp
9 12 (0.77%) Perfmon
10 9 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.52%) Prometheus
11 8 (0.52%) Terraform
12 7 (0.45%) Automic
12 7 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.45%) XenMobile
13 6 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (0.39%) WSUS
14 5 (0.32%) Nagios
14 5 (0.32%) Rancher
14 5 (0.32%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 222 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 173 (11.14%) Google
3 146 (9.40%) Apple
4 87 (5.60%) VMware
5 83 (5.34%) Cisco
6 68 (4.38%) Adobe
7 60 (3.86%) Bloomberg
8 52 (3.35%) Reuters
9 49 (3.16%) Citrix
10 46 (2.96%) Xamarin
11 40 (2.58%) Oracle
12 32 (2.06%) HP
13 29 (1.87%) Atlassian
14 27 (1.74%) NetApp
15 25 (1.61%) Nimble Storage
16 24 (1.55%) WorldPay
17 22 (1.42%) ServiceNow
18 20 (1.29%) IBM
19 18 (1.16%) Avaya
19 18 (1.16%) MobileIron