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

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 148 138
Rank change year-on-year +29 -10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,285 1,420 1,757
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.67% 2.33% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.38% 10.42% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1,137 1,548
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £89,100 £88,750
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 9,603 13,628 16,597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.95% 22.37% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,790 11,286 13,935
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 2 April 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 2 April 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 +34 283 £60,000 +4.35% 45
West London -20 54 £77,500 +19.23% 37
South London +5 23 £61,250 +88.46% 2
East London -10 7 £27,000 -38.64% 8
North London -9 2 £42,500 - 5
Android
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 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.

1 896 (69.73%) Apple iOS
2 484 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
3 478 (37.20%) Java
4 445 (34.63%) Mobile App
5 425 (33.07%) Android Development
6 363 (28.25%) Kotlin
7 289 (22.49%) JavaScript
8 270 (21.01%) Windows
9 255 (19.84%) User Experience
10 239 (18.60%) TDD
11 236 (18.37%) Mobile Development
12 235 (18.29%) iOS Development
13 222 (17.28%) Software Engineering
14 203 (15.80%) Git (software)
15 196 (15.25%) Test Automation
16 186 (14.47%) Apple Swift
17 179 (13.93%) QA
18 177 (13.77%) Finance
19 173 (13.46%) Linux
20 162 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
21 154 (11.98%) Fintech
22 151 (11.75%) Office 365
22 151 (11.75%) Active Directory
23 148 (11.52%) Retail
24 147 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
24 147 (11.44%) E-Commerce
25 144 (11.21%) Microsoft
26 143 (11.13%) AWS
27 142 (11.05%) RxJava
27 142 (11.05%) Scrum

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 33 (2.57%) Skype for Business
2 26 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 19 (1.48%) Confluence
4 18 (1.40%) IIS
5 17 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.78%) CMS
7 9 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.62%) Apache
8 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (0.62%) nginx
8 8 (0.62%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.54%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.16%) WordPress
11 1 (0.078%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.078%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.078%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.078%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.078%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.078%) Site Server
Applications
1 94 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (2.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (2.10%) Sketch
5 19 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (1.48%) InVision
6 16 (1.25%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.47%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.31%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.31%) Figma
10 3 (0.23%) InDesign
11 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.16%) Flinto
12 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.078%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.16%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.078%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.078%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 151 (11.75%) Office 365
2 143 (11.13%) AWS
3 79 (6.15%) GitHub
4 76 (5.91%) Azure
5 60 (4.67%) SaaS
6 43 (3.35%) Google Play
7 27 (2.10%) Serverless
8 25 (1.95%) GCP
9 16 (1.25%) Firebase
10 15 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 15 (1.17%) OneDrive
11 14 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
11 14 (1.09%) Amazon S3
12 13 (1.01%) G Suite
13 12 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (0.78%) Sauce Labs
15 9 (0.70%) Google Analytics
16 8 (0.62%) Mimecast
17 7 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 103 (8.02%) TCP/IP
2 58 (4.51%) Firewall
3 56 (4.36%) Skype
4 50 (3.89%) LAN
5 46 (3.58%) Wireshark
6 44 (3.42%) WAN
7 32 (2.49%) Internet
7 32 (2.49%) VoIP
8 28 (2.18%) DNS
9 26 (2.02%) Wireless
10 25 (1.95%) VPN
11 17 (1.32%) HTTP
12 15 (1.17%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (1.01%) DHCP
13 13 (1.01%) WebEx
14 12 (0.93%) Bluetooth
15 11 (0.86%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (0.47%) 3G
17 6 (0.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (1.63%) MySQL
3 21 (1.63%) NoSQL
4 16 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 11 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (0.86%) Redis
6 8 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (0.54%) Big Data
8 5 (0.39%) DB2
8 5 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.31%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (0.31%) Couchbase
9 4 (0.31%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.23%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.23%) HBase
10 3 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 203 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 108 (8.40%) Android Studio
3 87 (6.77%) Cucumber
4 75 (5.84%) Xcode
5 71 (5.53%) Selenium
6 63 (4.90%) Appium
6 63 (4.90%) JIRA
7 49 (3.81%) Calabash
8 43 (3.35%) Charles Proxy
8 43 (3.35%) Jenkins
9 39 (3.04%) Gradle
10 34 (2.65%) Postman
11 30 (2.33%) Bitbucket
12 21 (1.63%) git-flow
13 20 (1.56%) Cypress.io
13 20 (1.56%) Visual Studio
14 16 (1.25%) JMeter
14 16 (1.25%) NUnit
15 15 (1.17%) GitLab
15 15 (1.17%) TeamCity
General
1 177 (13.77%) Finance
2 148 (11.52%) Retail
3 61 (4.75%) Banking
4 53 (4.12%) Marketing
5 45 (3.50%) Games
6 30 (2.33%) Publishing
7 24 (1.87%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.87%) Law
8 22 (1.71%) Back Office
9 12 (0.93%) French Language
10 11 (0.86%) Legal
11 9 (0.70%) Advertising
12 6 (0.47%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.31%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.23%) Electronics
15 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 494 (38.44%) Developer
2 200 (15.56%) Android Developer
3 113 (8.79%) Senior Developer
4 108 (8.40%) Android Engineer
5 104 (8.09%) Software Engineer
6 95 (7.39%) Analyst
7 69 (5.37%) QA Engineer
8 64 (4.98%) iOS Developer
9 60 (4.67%) Support Analyst
10 59 (4.59%) Desktop Support
11 56 (4.36%) Support Engineer
12 51 (3.97%) Java Engineer
12 51 (3.97%) Lead Developer
12 51 (3.97%) Mobile Developer
13 48 (3.74%) Mobile Engineer
14 45 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
15 44 (3.42%) Designer
16 42 (3.27%) Java Developer
17 39 (3.04%) Senior Android Developer
18 38 (2.96%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (11.05%) RxJava
2 140 (10.89%) HTML
3 132 (10.27%) REST
4 129 (10.04%) Dagger
5 127 (9.88%) CSS
6 103 (8.02%) React Native
7 99 (7.70%) .NET
8 92 (7.16%) RESTful
9 88 (6.85%) Android SDK
9 88 (6.85%) Node.js
10 81 (6.30%) iOS SDK
10 81 (6.30%) React
10 81 (6.30%) Spring
11 74 (5.76%) AngularJS
12 60 (4.67%) HTML5
13 58 (4.51%) JSON
14 52 (4.05%) Kafka
15 48 (3.74%) Web Services
16 44 (3.42%) WebSockets
17 41 (3.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 445 (34.63%) Mobile App
2 255 (19.84%) User Experience
3 79 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
4 72 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
5 71 (5.53%) iPhone
6 64 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 54 (4.20%) Blackberry
8 53 (4.12%) iPad
9 43 (3.35%) Blog
10 38 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
11 37 (2.88%) Smartphone
12 22 (1.71%) Algorithms
12 22 (1.71%) Cloud Native
12 22 (1.71%) Social Media
13 17 (1.32%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
14 16 (1.25%) W3C
15 15 (1.17%) BYOD
15 15 (1.17%) Client/Server
15 15 (1.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 896 (69.73%) Apple iOS
2 270 (21.01%) Windows
3 173 (13.46%) Linux
4 98 (7.63%) Windows 10
5 79 (6.15%) Windows 7
6 67 (5.21%) Mac OS X
7 65 (5.06%) Windows Server
8 38 (2.96%) Mac OS
9 23 (1.79%) tvOS
9 23 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (1.63%) CentOS
10 21 (1.63%) Unix
11 17 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (1.17%) Windows Phone
13 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
14 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.62%) Android TV
15 8 (0.62%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.62%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (37.67%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (33.07%) Android Development
3 239 (18.60%) TDD
4 236 (18.37%) Mobile Development
5 235 (18.29%) iOS Development
6 222 (17.28%) Software Engineering
7 196 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 162 (12.61%) Problem-Solving
9 154 (11.98%) Fintech
10 147 (11.44%) Continuous Integration
10 147 (11.44%) E-Commerce
11 142 (11.05%) Scrum
12 137 (10.66%) DevOps
13 121 (9.42%) Mentoring
14 114 (8.87%) Open Source
15 113 (8.79%) Computer Science
16 112 (8.72%) BDD
17 101 (7.86%) Microservices
18 95 (7.39%) Analytics
19 76 (5.91%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 478 (37.20%) Java
2 363 (28.25%) Kotlin
3 289 (22.49%) JavaScript
4 186 (14.47%) Apple Swift
5 139 (10.82%) C#
6 128 (9.96%) Objective-C
7 118 (9.18%) Python
8 95 (7.39%) Ruby
9 85 (6.61%) SQL
10 84 (6.54%) PHP
11 67 (5.21%) Java 8
12 52 (4.05%) C
13 35 (2.72%) C++
14 33 (2.57%) TypeScript
15 21 (1.63%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.56%) ES6
17 13 (1.01%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.86%) PowerShell
18 11 (0.86%) Scala
19 10 (0.78%) Go
Qualifications
1 137 (10.66%) Degree
2 82 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.86%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (0.62%) CCNA
6 8 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (0.62%) CISSP
6 8 (0.62%) MCSE
7 7 (0.54%) ISEB
8 5 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.31%) GIAC
9 4 (0.31%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (0.31%) SANS
9 4 (0.31%) SSCP
10 3 (0.23%) MCSA
10 3 (0.23%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (13.93%) QA
2 10 (0.78%) SLA
3 9 (0.70%) GDPR
4 7 (0.54%) WCAG
5 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.078%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.078%) PSD2
System Software
1 151 (11.75%) Active Directory
2 130 (10.12%) Docker
3 26 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.23%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.23%) HDFS
7 3 (0.23%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.23%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.16%) vSphere
9 1 (0.078%) Firmware
9 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 92 (7.16%) Kubernetes
2 79 (6.15%) SCCM
3 44 (3.42%) Mesos
4 38 (2.96%) Marathon
5 25 (1.95%) Ansible
6 20 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 19 (1.48%) Terraform
8 11 (0.86%) Puppet
9 9 (0.70%) Grafana
10 8 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (0.62%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
11 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.39%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
12 5 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.39%) Perfmon
13 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 144 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 133 (10.35%) Apple
3 92 (7.16%) Google
4 60 (4.67%) Adobe
5 28 (2.18%) VMware
6 23 (1.79%) Oracle
7 20 (1.56%) Cisco
8 16 (1.25%) Citrix
9 14 (1.09%) New Relic
10 13 (1.01%) Dell
11 11 (0.86%) HP
11 11 (0.86%) MobileIron
11 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.78%) ServiceNow
12 10 (0.78%) Symantec
13 9 (0.70%) Bloomberg
13 9 (0.70%) Computacenter
14 7 (0.54%) CA
14 7 (0.54%) Polycom
15 6 (0.47%) HubSpot