Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 135 166
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31 -33
Permanent jobs citing Android 502 1,381 1,397
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.30% 2.54% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.19% 11.81% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 491 1,136 1,214
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
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 4,118 11,693 15,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.86% 21.50% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3,433 9,531 12,515
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -1.71% +6.36%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -19 98 £65,000 +8.33% 40
South London +48 13 £55,000 +86.44% 1
East London +27 11 £72,500 +61.11% 5
West London +36 8 £62,500 -3.85% 9
Android
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 333 (66.33%) Apple iOS
2 220 (43.82%) Java
3 210 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
4 155 (30.88%) Android Development
5 152 (30.28%) Mobile App
6 148 (29.48%) Kotlin
7 102 (20.32%) React Native
7 102 (20.32%) JavaScript
8 90 (17.93%) Mobile Development
9 88 (17.53%) Finance
10 80 (15.94%) QA
11 76 (15.14%) Git (software)
12 72 (14.34%) TDD
12 72 (14.34%) Apple Swift
13 71 (14.14%) Python
14 70 (13.94%) Google
15 68 (13.55%) Software Engineering
15 68 (13.55%) iOS Development
16 67 (13.35%) Test Automation
17 63 (12.55%) BDD
18 62 (12.35%) User Experience
19 60 (11.95%) AWS
20 56 (11.16%) Open Source
20 56 (11.16%) C#
21 55 (10.96%) Azure
21 55 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
22 54 (10.76%) .NET
23 53 (10.56%) Microservices
24 51 (10.16%) RESTful
25 49 (9.76%) OO

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 23 (4.58%) Confluence
2 14 (2.79%) Headless CMS
3 7 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.20%) CMS
5 5 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.60%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.40%) Apache
8 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.40%) nginx
8 2 (0.40%) WildFly
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.20%) IIS
9 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 36 (7.17%) Sketch
2 20 (3.98%) Figma
2 20 (3.98%) InVision
3 14 (2.79%) Adobe XD
3 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.59%) Chatbot
5 6 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (1.00%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.60%) Maya
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.40%) Blender
8 2 (0.40%) MODO
8 2 (0.40%) Mudbox
8 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.40%) ZBrush
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.40%) Eikon
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 60 (11.95%) AWS
2 55 (10.96%) Azure
3 27 (5.38%) Firebase
4 26 (5.18%) GCP
4 26 (5.18%) GitHub
5 24 (4.78%) SaaS
6 20 (3.98%) Serverless
7 18 (3.59%) Office 365
8 15 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (2.59%) Google Play
10 11 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (2.19%) Google Analytics
11 10 (1.99%) Azure Functions
12 9 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 9 (1.79%) BrowserStack
13 8 (1.59%) Heroku
13 8 (1.59%) iTunes
14 7 (1.39%) PaaS
14 7 (1.39%) Sauce Labs
15 5 (1.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.39%) DNS
3 11 (2.19%) HTTP
3 11 (2.19%) VPN
4 8 (1.59%) Internet
5 7 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (1.39%) Firewall
6 6 (1.20%) LAN
6 6 (1.20%) Skype
7 5 (1.00%) DHCP
7 5 (1.00%) FTP
7 5 (1.00%) IMAP
7 5 (1.00%) SMTP
7 5 (1.00%) WAN
8 4 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.80%) Wireless
9 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.60%) WebEx
10 2 (0.40%) VoIP
11 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.78%) NoSQL
2 16 (3.19%) MongoDB
3 15 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (2.59%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.00%) MySQL
5 5 (1.00%) Power BI
5 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.60%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.60%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (0.60%) Redis
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.40%) GIS
8 2 (0.40%) Looker
8 2 (0.40%) Mixpanel
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.20%) DB2
9 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 76 (15.14%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.76%) Appium
3 39 (7.77%) JIRA
4 33 (6.57%) Android Studio
5 31 (6.18%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.98%) Xcode
7 20 (3.98%) Calabash
8 18 (3.59%) Postman
9 17 (3.39%) Gradle
10 15 (2.99%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.79%) Selenium
12 11 (2.19%) GitLab
13 9 (1.79%) Maven
14 8 (1.59%) SonarQube
15 7 (1.39%) Spock
15 7 (1.39%) webpack
16 6 (1.20%) Bitbucket
16 6 (1.20%) Eclipse
17 5 (1.00%) Gerrit
17 5 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (17.53%) Finance
2 48 (9.56%) Banking
3 27 (5.38%) Games
4 26 (5.18%) Marketing
5 20 (3.98%) Retail Banking
6 19 (3.78%) Retail
7 13 (2.59%) Law
8 11 (2.19%) Advertising
9 9 (1.79%) Publishing
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
10 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.40%) Police
11 2 (0.40%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Housing Association
12 1 (0.20%) iGaming
12 1 (0.20%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 235 (46.81%) Developer
2 85 (16.93%) Android Developer
3 40 (7.97%) Senior Developer
4 36 (7.17%) Mobile Developer
5 32 (6.37%) Android Engineer
6 29 (5.78%) Lead Developer
7 27 (5.38%) QA Engineer
8 26 (5.18%) iOS Developer
9 24 (4.78%) Designer
10 20 (3.98%) Xamarin Developer
11 19 (3.78%) Senior Android Developer
12 18 (3.59%) Applications Developer
13 17 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
13 17 (3.39%) Software Engineer
13 17 (3.39%) Tester
14 16 (3.19%) Consultant
14 16 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (3.19%) UI Designer
15 15 (2.99%) Applications Engineer
15 15 (2.99%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (20.32%) React Native
2 54 (10.76%) .NET
3 51 (10.16%) RESTful
4 49 (9.76%) REST
5 41 (8.17%) React
6 37 (7.37%) CSS
6 37 (7.37%) HTML
7 34 (6.77%) Android SDK
8 31 (6.18%) Flutter
8 31 (6.18%) RxJava
9 28 (5.58%) JSON
10 27 (5.38%) Node.js
11 26 (5.18%) AngularJS
12 25 (4.98%) HTML5
13 17 (3.39%) Material Design
14 15 (2.99%) JNI
14 15 (2.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 14 (2.79%) OpenGL
15 14 (2.79%) TensorFlow
16 13 (2.59%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 152 (30.28%) Mobile App
2 62 (12.35%) User Experience
3 27 (5.38%) iPhone
4 19 (3.78%) Greenfield Project
5 18 (3.59%) Virtual Team
6 16 (3.19%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.99%) Social Media
8 12 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (2.19%) Cloud Native
9 11 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (2.19%) Renewable Energy
10 10 (1.99%) Blog
10 10 (1.99%) Mobile Games
11 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.20%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.00%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.00%) GPGPU
13 5 (1.00%) iPad
13 5 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 333 (66.33%) Apple iOS
2 47 (9.36%) Windows
3 35 (6.97%) Linux
4 15 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 11 (2.19%) Unix
5 11 (2.19%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.20%) CentOS
7 6 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.00%) tvOS
9 4 (0.80%) Android TV
10 3 (0.60%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.60%) MVS
10 3 (0.60%) VMS
10 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (41.83%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (30.88%) Android Development
3 90 (17.93%) Mobile Development
4 72 (14.34%) TDD
5 68 (13.55%) iOS Development
5 68 (13.55%) Software Engineering
6 67 (13.35%) Test Automation
7 63 (12.55%) BDD
8 56 (11.16%) Open Source
9 55 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (10.56%) Microservices
11 49 (9.76%) DevOps
11 49 (9.76%) OO
12 41 (8.17%) Scrum
13 40 (7.97%) Fintech
14 38 (7.57%) User Stories
15 37 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
16 36 (7.17%) E-Commerce
17 35 (6.97%) Unit Testing
18 31 (6.18%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 220 (43.82%) Java
2 148 (29.48%) Kotlin
3 102 (20.32%) JavaScript
4 72 (14.34%) Apple Swift
5 71 (14.14%) Python
6 56 (11.16%) C#
7 44 (8.76%) C++
7 44 (8.76%) Objective-C
8 30 (5.98%) C
9 29 (5.78%) Ruby
9 29 (5.78%) SQL
10 18 (3.59%) TypeScript
11 13 (2.59%) Go
11 13 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.39%) Java 8
13 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.20%) Perl
14 5 (1.00%) Groovy
14 5 (1.00%) PHP
14 5 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (9.16%) Degree
2 15 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.59%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) ISEB
5 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.60%) MCP
5 3 (0.60%) PhD
6 2 (0.40%) CISSP
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.20%) CISM
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.20%) MBCS
7 1 (0.20%) MCSA
7 1 (0.20%) MCSE
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (15.94%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) GDPR
3 2 (0.40%) COBIT
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (6.77%) Docker
2 27 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.20%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (5.18%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.79%) Kibana
3 8 (1.59%) Ansible
4 6 (1.20%) Terraform
5 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.40%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.20%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 1 (0.20%) Grafana
7 1 (0.20%) Nessus
7 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.20%) WSUS
7 1 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (13.94%) Google
2 47 (9.36%) Xamarin
3 37 (7.37%) Microsoft
4 32 (6.37%) Adobe
5 31 (6.18%) Apple
6 20 (3.98%) VMware
7 9 (1.79%) Cisco
7 9 (1.79%) Citrix
8 8 (1.59%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.80%) Oracle
10 4 (0.80%) Polycom
10 4 (0.80%) Xerox
11 3 (0.60%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.60%) Dell
11 3 (0.60%) Reuters
11 3 (0.60%) YouTube
12 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.40%) Sophos
12 2 (0.40%) Symantec