Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 139 170
Rank change year-on-year -28 +31 -45
Permanent jobs citing Android 427 1,338 1,457
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.08% 2.43% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.73% 11.17% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 401 1,085 1,276
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
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 3,981 11,976 15,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.40% 21.74% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,306 9,859 12,793
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 102 £65,000 +8.33% 29
West London +43 15 £77,500 +14.81% 14
East London +24 8 £70,000 +55.56% 5
South London +42 7 £60,000 +52.87% 2
Android
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 262 (61.36%) Apple iOS
2 186 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (38.64%) Java
4 123 (28.81%) Kotlin
5 121 (28.34%) Android Development
6 117 (27.40%) Mobile App
7 89 (20.84%) Mobile Development
7 89 (20.84%) JavaScript
8 74 (17.33%) React Native
8 74 (17.33%) User Experience
9 69 (16.16%) Python
9 69 (16.16%) Finance
10 65 (15.22%) Software Engineering
11 55 (12.88%) BDD
12 53 (12.41%) QA
13 52 (12.18%) TDD
14 51 (11.94%) Git (software)
15 49 (11.48%) OO
16 48 (11.24%) C#
16 48 (11.24%) Google
17 47 (11.01%) React
18 44 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
19 43 (10.07%) C++
19 43 (10.07%) Windows
19 43 (10.07%) Linux
20 42 (9.84%) Apple Swift
21 40 (9.37%) Games
21 40 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (9.13%) Node.js
22 39 (9.13%) E-Commerce

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 14 (3.28%) Confluence
2 11 (2.58%) Headless CMS
3 9 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.94%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.70%) CMS
5 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.70%) WildFly
6 2 (0.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.47%) Mule
6 2 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.23%) IIS
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (4.45%) Sketch
2 18 (4.22%) InVision
3 14 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.87%) Chatbot
5 6 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.94%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.70%) Blender
7 3 (0.70%) Maya
7 3 (0.70%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.47%) Figma
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (0.47%) MODO
8 2 (0.47%) Mudbox
8 2 (0.47%) ZBrush
9 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.23%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.90%) AWS
2 36 (8.43%) Azure
3 29 (6.79%) GitHub
4 24 (5.62%) SaaS
5 22 (5.15%) GCP
6 19 (4.45%) Firebase
7 15 (3.51%) Office 365
8 14 (3.28%) Serverless
9 10 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (2.34%) Azure Functions
9 10 (2.34%) Google Play
10 8 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 8 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (1.87%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.94%) BrowserStack
11 4 (0.94%) Heroku
11 4 (0.94%) Sauce Labs
12 3 (0.70%) G Suite
13 2 (0.47%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.47%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.68%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.58%) HTTP
3 9 (2.11%) DNS
4 8 (1.87%) Firewall
5 7 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (1.41%) FTP
6 6 (1.41%) IMAP
6 6 (1.41%) SMTP
7 5 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.94%) Skype
8 4 (0.94%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.70%) DHCP
9 3 (0.70%) Internet
9 3 (0.70%) LAN
9 3 (0.70%) Wireless
10 2 (0.47%) WAN
10 2 (0.47%) WebEx
11 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (2.81%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.58%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.94%) MySQL
4 4 (0.94%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.47%) GIS
6 2 (0.47%) Power BI
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.23%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.23%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.23%) DB2
7 1 (0.23%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.23%) Redis
7 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.26%) JIRA
3 29 (6.79%) Android Studio
4 24 (5.62%) Xcode
5 23 (5.39%) Appium
6 20 (4.68%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.58%) Calabash
7 11 (2.58%) GitLab
8 8 (1.87%) Postman
9 7 (1.64%) Babel
9 7 (1.64%) Charles Proxy
9 7 (1.64%) Selenium
9 7 (1.64%) Spock
9 7 (1.64%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.41%) Artifactory
10 6 (1.41%) Gerrit
10 6 (1.41%) Gradle
11 5 (1.17%) Maven
12 4 (0.94%) Ant
12 4 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 69 (16.16%) Finance
2 40 (9.37%) Games
3 36 (8.43%) Banking
4 25 (5.85%) Marketing
4 25 (5.85%) Retail
5 13 (3.04%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.34%) Law
7 4 (0.94%) Electronics
7 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.94%) Public Sector
7 4 (0.94%) Publishing
7 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) German Language
9 2 (0.47%) Police
9 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) iGaming
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 201 (47.07%) Developer
2 79 (18.50%) Android Developer
3 43 (10.07%) Mobile Developer
4 33 (7.73%) Android Engineer
5 30 (7.03%) Senior Developer
6 21 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 21 (4.92%) QA Engineer
7 19 (4.45%) Designer
8 18 (4.22%) Consultant
9 17 (3.98%) Games Developer
9 17 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (3.98%) Software Engineer
10 16 (3.75%) Lead Developer
11 14 (3.28%) Analyst
11 14 (3.28%) Senior Android Developer
12 13 (3.04%) Applications Engineer
12 13 (3.04%) Support Engineer
12 13 (3.04%) UI Designer
12 13 (3.04%) UI/UX Designer
12 13 (3.04%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (17.33%) React Native
2 47 (11.01%) React
3 39 (9.13%) Node.js
4 32 (7.49%) .NET
5 31 (7.26%) REST
6 29 (6.79%) Android SDK
7 26 (6.09%) AngularJS
7 26 (6.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 25 (5.85%) HTML
8 25 (5.85%) RESTful
9 22 (5.15%) CSS
9 22 (5.15%) RxJava
10 18 (4.22%) Flutter
11 17 (3.98%) JSON
12 16 (3.75%) XML
13 15 (3.51%) JNI
13 15 (3.51%) Spring
14 14 (3.28%) AWS Amplify
14 14 (3.28%) HTML5
15 13 (3.04%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 117 (27.40%) Mobile App
2 74 (17.33%) User Experience
3 36 (8.43%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (6.56%) iPhone
5 24 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (4.68%) Mobile Games
6 20 (4.68%) Virtual Team
7 19 (4.45%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
9 16 (3.75%) Social Media
10 12 (2.81%) Cloud Native
11 9 (2.11%) Animation
12 8 (1.87%) Blog
12 8 (1.87%) Device Driver
12 8 (1.87%) Renewable Energy
13 6 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (1.41%) Smartphone
14 5 (1.17%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (1.17%) iPad
14 5 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 262 (61.36%) Apple iOS
2 43 (10.07%) Linux
2 43 (10.07%) Windows
3 10 (2.34%) Windows 10
4 9 (2.11%) Unix
5 8 (1.87%) CentOS
6 7 (1.64%) Android TV
6 7 (1.64%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.17%) tvOS
9 4 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.94%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.94%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (28.34%) Android Development
3 89 (20.84%) Mobile Development
4 65 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 55 (12.88%) BDD
6 52 (12.18%) TDD
7 49 (11.48%) OO
8 44 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (9.13%) E-Commerce
11 38 (8.90%) iOS Development
11 38 (8.90%) Microservices
11 38 (8.90%) Scrum
12 34 (7.96%) Open Source
12 34 (7.96%) Test Automation
13 30 (7.03%) DevOps
13 30 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.56%) Computer Science
15 26 (6.09%) Analytics
16 25 (5.85%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 165 (38.64%) Java
2 123 (28.81%) Kotlin
3 89 (20.84%) JavaScript
4 69 (16.16%) Python
5 48 (11.24%) C#
6 43 (10.07%) C++
7 42 (9.84%) Apple Swift
8 30 (7.03%) Objective-C
9 28 (6.56%) C
10 22 (5.15%) Ruby
11 21 (4.92%) SQL
12 15 (3.51%) TypeScript
13 13 (3.04%) Go
14 7 (1.64%) Perl
14 7 (1.64%) PHP
15 6 (1.41%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.41%) Groovy
15 6 (1.41%) Java 8
15 6 (1.41%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.94%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 32 (7.49%) Degree
2 14 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.64%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.94%) CISSP
5 4 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.47%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.47%) CSSLP
6 2 (0.47%) PhD
7 1 (0.23%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.23%) MBCS
7 1 (0.23%) MCSA
7 1 (0.23%) MCSE
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (12.41%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (6.32%) Docker
2 20 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.47%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (4.92%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.34%) Ansible
2 10 (2.34%) Terraform
3 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (0.94%) Kibana
4 4 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.94%) Puppet
4 4 (0.94%) SCCM
5 2 (0.47%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.47%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
6 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (11.24%) Google
2 31 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.98%) Adobe
3 17 (3.98%) Apple
4 14 (3.28%) VMware
5 11 (2.58%) Xamarin
6 9 (2.11%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.41%) Cisco
7 6 (1.41%) Citrix
8 4 (0.94%) Broadcom
9 3 (0.70%) McAfee
9 3 (0.70%) Perforce
9 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.70%) Samsung
9 3 (0.70%) SAP
10 2 (0.47%) Dell
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle
10 2 (0.47%) Sophos
10 2 (0.47%) Symantec