Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 128 115
Rank change year-on-year -51 -13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,437 1,973 2,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.12% 2.65% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.35% 10.51% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,222 1,605 1,876
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £84,000 £83,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 15,368 18,773 19,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.64% 25.21% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12,686 14,444 16,949
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £81,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -25 256 £60,000 +6.67% 84
West London -22 53 £58,750 +2.17% 57
East London +4 33 £50,000 +42.86% 18
South London +7 22 £33,250 +10.83% 11
North London -10 6 £26,750 -51.36% 5
Android
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 905 (62.98%) Apple iOS
2 624 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 439 (30.55%) Java
4 426 (29.65%) Android Development
5 376 (26.17%) JavaScript
6 372 (25.89%) Windows
7 370 (25.75%) Mobile App
8 304 (21.16%) User Experience
9 289 (20.11%) HTML
10 275 (19.14%) Finance
11 250 (17.40%) CSS
12 240 (16.70%) Git (software)
13 239 (16.63%) TDD
14 226 (15.73%) C#
15 212 (14.75%) Test Automation
16 207 (14.41%) iOS Development
17 198 (13.78%) Microsoft
18 189 (13.15%) QA
19 185 (12.87%) Mobile Development
20 160 (11.13%) Google
21 158 (11.00%) Scrum
21 158 (11.00%) .NET
22 155 (10.79%) Objective-C
23 154 (10.72%) Linux
24 153 (10.65%) Software Engineering
25 152 (10.58%) BDD
26 149 (10.37%) Fintech
27 142 (9.88%) Apple
27 142 (9.88%) Active Directory
28 141 (9.81%) SQL

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 62 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 46 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (2.64%) Confluence
4 35 (2.44%) Apache
4 35 (2.44%) Skype for Business
5 34 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 32 (2.23%) CMS
6 32 (2.23%) WordPress
7 31 (2.16%) Tomcat
8 25 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (1.46%) SharePoint
10 14 (0.97%) Apache Pig
11 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (0.84%) IIS
12 10 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (0.56%) Apache Solr
13 8 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.56%) Ethereum
13 8 (0.56%) GlassFish
14 7 (0.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 106 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.02%) Photoshop
4 28 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 24 (1.67%) InVision
6 15 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.49%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.49%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.21%) UserZoom
10 2 (0.14%) Flinto
10 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.070%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.070%) Avid Media Composer
11 1 (0.070%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.35%) Magento
3 4 (0.28%) Documaker
3 4 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.14%) Maximo
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.14%) ScheduALL
5 2 (0.14%) Shopify
6 1 (0.070%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.070%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.070%) osCommerce
6 1 (0.070%) SessionCam
6 1 (0.070%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 108 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
1 108 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (6.05%) Office 365
3 65 (4.52%) GitHub
4 63 (4.38%) Google Play
5 39 (2.71%) SaaS
6 20 (1.39%) Sauce Labs
7 17 (1.18%) Google Analytics
8 16 (1.11%) IaaS
9 13 (0.90%) PaaS
10 12 (0.84%) npm
11 11 (0.77%) Firebase
11 11 (0.77%) Slack
12 10 (0.70%) BrowserStack
12 10 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.70%) Serverless
13 9 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (0.56%) Adobe Analytics
14 8 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.43%) DNS
2 76 (5.29%) Firewall
3 65 (4.52%) TCP/IP
4 54 (3.76%) VPN
5 51 (3.55%) Internet
6 41 (2.85%) DHCP
7 39 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
8 35 (2.44%) HTTP
9 28 (1.95%) Skype
10 26 (1.81%) LAN
10 26 (1.81%) Wireless
11 24 (1.67%) SSL
11 24 (1.67%) WAN
12 23 (1.60%) Network Security
13 21 (1.46%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.97%) Bluetooth
15 11 (0.77%) 3G
15 11 (0.77%) FTP
15 11 (0.77%) GSM
15 11 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.13%) MySQL
3 38 (2.64%) Big Data
4 32 (2.23%) NoSQL
4 32 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (2.09%) MongoDB
6 25 (1.74%) Hadoop
7 20 (1.39%) Blockchain
8 18 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.97%) Apache Hive
10 12 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (0.77%) Redis
12 8 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 7 (0.49%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.42%) SQLite
15 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (0.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 240 (16.70%) Git (software)
2 135 (9.39%) JIRA
3 116 (8.07%) Selenium
4 97 (6.75%) Jenkins
5 95 (6.61%) Gradle
6 89 (6.19%) Android Studio
7 81 (5.64%) Appium
8 72 (5.01%) JUnit
9 69 (4.80%) Cucumber
10 59 (4.11%) Xcode
11 48 (3.34%) Bitbucket
12 31 (2.16%) git-flow
13 30 (2.09%) Subversion
14 27 (1.88%) Maven
15 26 (1.81%) Visual Studio
16 25 (1.74%) JMeter
16 25 (1.74%) Robot Framework
17 21 (1.46%) TestNG
18 20 (1.39%) WinDbg
19 19 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 275 (19.14%) Finance
2 132 (9.19%) Games
3 80 (5.57%) Retail
4 74 (5.15%) Banking
5 62 (4.31%) Marketing
6 42 (2.92%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.51%) Legal
8 35 (2.44%) Publishing
9 30 (2.09%) Law
10 16 (1.11%) Electronics
11 14 (0.97%) Advertising
12 11 (0.77%) Automotive
13 9 (0.63%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Arabic Language
14 6 (0.42%) Hindi Language
14 6 (0.42%) Russian Language
14 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.42%) Welsh Language
15 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 626 (43.56%) Developer
2 268 (18.65%) Android Developer
3 151 (10.51%) Senior Developer
4 95 (6.61%) Analyst
5 86 (5.98%) Desktop Support
5 86 (5.98%) Software Engineer
6 81 (5.64%) iOS Developer
7 80 (5.57%) Java Developer
8 72 (5.01%) Tester
9 71 (4.94%) .NET Developer
10 67 (4.66%) C# Developer
11 63 (4.38%) React Developer
12 61 (4.24%) Product Manager
12 61 (4.24%) Support Analyst
13 59 (4.11%) Support Engineer
14 58 (4.04%) Senior Android Developer
15 53 (3.69%) Android Engineer
15 53 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
15 53 (3.69%) Mobile Developer
16 50 (3.48%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (20.11%) HTML
2 250 (17.40%) CSS
3 158 (11.00%) .NET
4 136 (9.46%) AngularJS
5 129 (8.98%) Web Services
6 118 (8.21%) Node.js
7 113 (7.86%) React
8 112 (7.79%) RESTful
9 107 (7.45%) REST
10 102 (7.10%) RxJava
11 101 (7.03%) ASP.NET
12 95 (6.61%) React Native
13 93 (6.47%) JSON
14 87 (6.05%) jQuery
15 84 (5.85%) HTML5
16 82 (5.71%) Android SDK
17 81 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 65 (4.52%) Dagger
19 59 (4.11%) SOAP
20 55 (3.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 370 (25.75%) Mobile App
2 304 (21.16%) User Experience
3 149 (10.37%) Fintech
4 88 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (5.78%) iPhone
6 81 (5.64%) Computer Science
7 75 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
8 74 (5.15%) Blackberry
9 34 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
10 31 (2.16%) Mobile Games
11 27 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.67%) Smartphone
13 22 (1.53%) Fat Client
13 22 (1.53%) Thin Client
14 21 (1.46%) Handset
14 21 (1.46%) Social Gaming
14 21 (1.46%) Social Media
14 21 (1.46%) Virtual Team
15 20 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
15 20 (1.39%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 905 (62.98%) Apple iOS
2 372 (25.89%) Windows
3 154 (10.72%) Linux
4 111 (7.72%) Windows Server
5 107 (7.45%) Windows 10
6 106 (7.38%) Windows 7
7 63 (4.38%) Mac OS X
8 55 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (2.85%) Mac OS
11 28 (1.95%) Unix
12 22 (1.53%) Ubuntu
12 22 (1.53%) Windows 8
13 18 (1.25%) openSUSE
14 14 (0.97%) Windows Phone
15 12 (0.84%) Nucleus RTOS
16 8 (0.56%) CentOS
16 8 (0.56%) Solaris
16 8 (0.56%) Windows XP
17 7 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 426 (29.65%) Android Development
3 239 (16.63%) TDD
4 212 (14.75%) Test Automation
5 207 (14.41%) iOS Development
6 185 (12.87%) Mobile Development
7 158 (11.00%) Scrum
8 153 (10.65%) Software Engineering
9 152 (10.58%) BDD
10 138 (9.60%) Problem-Solving
11 129 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
12 125 (8.70%) MVC
13 118 (8.21%) E-Commerce
14 114 (7.93%) DevOps
15 105 (7.31%) Analytics
16 99 (6.89%) Mentoring
17 94 (6.54%) OO
18 89 (6.19%) Kanban
19 83 (5.78%) Web Development
20 78 (5.43%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 439 (30.55%) Java
2 376 (26.17%) JavaScript
3 226 (15.73%) C#
4 155 (10.79%) Objective-C
5 141 (9.81%) SQL
6 138 (9.60%) Apple Swift
7 135 (9.39%) Kotlin
8 115 (8.00%) Python
9 91 (6.33%) PHP
10 82 (5.71%) C++
11 77 (5.36%) Ruby
12 59 (4.11%) PowerShell
13 52 (3.62%) C
14 42 (2.92%) TypeScript
15 34 (2.37%) Bash Shell
16 30 (2.09%) ES6
17 25 (1.74%) Perl
18 24 (1.67%) Scala
19 21 (1.46%) Go
20 20 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (7.17%) Degree
2 39 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.53%) DV Cleared
6 20 (1.39%) MCSE
7 19 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (1.25%) CCNA
9 16 (1.11%) CISSP
10 14 (0.97%) GIAC
10 14 (0.97%) ISEB
11 13 (0.90%) A+ Certification
11 13 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
11 13 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (0.90%) SANS
11 13 (0.90%) SSCP
12 11 (0.77%) CompTIA Security+
13 10 (0.70%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.63%) MCP
15 8 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (13.15%) QA
2 28 (1.95%) SLA
3 9 (0.63%) GDPR
3 9 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.070%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.070%) WCAG
System Software
1 142 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 109 (7.59%) Docker
3 39 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.60%) vSphere
5 12 (0.84%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.49%) Firmware
6 7 (0.49%) Terminal Server
7 6 (0.42%) XenApp
8 5 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.28%) Samba
10 3 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.14%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.070%) iptables
12 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.070%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.070%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 48 (3.34%) SCCM
2 45 (3.13%) Puppet
3 40 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (2.64%) Kubernetes
5 30 (2.09%) AirWatch
5 30 (2.09%) Salt
6 20 (1.39%) Perfmon
7 15 (1.04%) Ansible
8 14 (0.97%) Terraform
9 10 (0.70%) HockeyApp
9 10 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.49%) Automic
12 6 (0.42%) WSUS
13 5 (0.35%) Nagios
13 5 (0.35%) Rancher
14 4 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.28%) Sysdig
14 4 (0.28%) vRealize
14 4 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 198 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 160 (11.13%) Google
3 142 (9.88%) Apple
4 59 (4.11%) Cisco
5 56 (3.90%) VMware
6 55 (3.83%) Adobe
7 47 (3.27%) Atlassian
8 46 (3.20%) Bloomberg
9 45 (3.13%) Citrix
10 43 (2.99%) Xamarin
11 42 (2.92%) Oracle
12 38 (2.64%) Reuters
13 34 (2.37%) Facebook
14 24 (1.67%) HP
15 20 (1.39%) MobileIron
16 18 (1.25%) IBM
17 17 (1.18%) New Relic
18 14 (0.97%) NetApp
18 14 (0.97%) ServiceNow
19 12 (0.84%) Maxymiser