Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 109 103
Rank change year-on-year -31 -6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Android 1,706 1,997 2,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.46% 2.85% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.60% 11.31% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,450 1,691 2,184
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16,096 17,658 21,427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.18% 25.20% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13,259 14,678 18,555
London median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.82% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 -16 336 £55,000 +4.76% 66
East London +4 40 £51,250 +113.54% 23
West London -74 39 £50,000 -13.04% 42
South London +3 33 £32,500 -27.78% 6
North London -7 2 £27,750 -47.14% 5
Android
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 961 (56.33%) Apple iOS
2 748 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
3 542 (31.77%) Android Development
4 537 (31.48%) Java
5 471 (27.61%) Windows
6 417 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 364 (21.34%) Mobile App
8 347 (20.34%) Finance
9 314 (18.41%) TDD
10 313 (18.35%) User Experience
11 272 (15.94%) Git (software)
12 265 (15.53%) Microsoft
13 257 (15.06%) HTML
14 243 (14.24%) Test Automation
15 235 (13.77%) C#
16 224 (13.13%) iOS Development
17 223 (13.07%) CSS
18 222 (13.01%) .NET
19 221 (12.95%) SQL
20 219 (12.84%) Active Directory
21 209 (12.25%) Mobile Development
22 200 (11.72%) Software Engineering
23 199 (11.66%) Fintech
24 197 (11.55%) Scrum
25 196 (11.49%) Linux
26 193 (11.31%) BDD
27 188 (11.02%) QA
28 177 (10.38%) Degree
29 161 (9.44%) Google
30 159 (9.32%) Windows 7

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 78 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 49 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 33 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
5 29 (1.70%) SharePoint
6 25 (1.47%) Confluence
6 25 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (1.35%) WordPress
8 22 (1.29%) Apache
8 22 (1.29%) Skype for Business
8 22 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 19 (1.11%) CMS
10 12 (0.70%) Ethereum
11 9 (0.53%) Apache Pig
11 9 (0.53%) Marvel
12 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.47%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.35%) nginx
13 6 (0.35%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.29%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 157 (9.20%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.70%) InVision
5 15 (0.88%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 13 (0.76%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.23%) UserZoom
11 1 (0.059%) Blender
11 1 (0.059%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.059%) Flinto
11 1 (0.059%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (0.29%) Documaker
3 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.059%) Magento
4 1 (0.059%) Ripple
4 1 (0.059%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 157 (9.20%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (6.51%) Office 365
3 89 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 77 (4.51%) Google Play
5 42 (2.46%) GitHub
6 37 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 32 (1.88%) SaaS
8 25 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
8 25 (1.47%) Sauce Labs
9 19 (1.11%) Slack
10 16 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (0.76%) IaaS
11 13 (0.76%) npm
11 13 (0.76%) OpenShift
11 13 (0.76%) Serverless
12 11 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 11 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.59%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 107 (6.27%) DNS
2 103 (6.04%) VPN
3 81 (4.75%) DHCP
4 78 (4.57%) Firewall
5 61 (3.58%) TCP/IP
6 59 (3.46%) Cisco IOS
6 59 (3.46%) LAN
7 56 (3.28%) Internet
8 52 (3.05%) WAN
9 37 (2.17%) HTTP
10 34 (1.99%) Wireless
11 28 (1.64%) Skype
12 24 (1.41%) VoIP
13 22 (1.29%) SAN
14 21 (1.23%) Network Security
15 20 (1.17%) SSL
16 19 (1.11%) HTTPS
17 15 (0.88%) Bluetooth
18 14 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
19 13 (0.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (6.62%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.34%) MySQL
3 68 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
4 48 (2.81%) NoSQL
5 39 (2.29%) Blockchain
6 31 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 27 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 25 (1.47%) Big Data
10 22 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 20 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 19 (1.11%) SQLite
13 15 (0.88%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.82%) Redis
15 13 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
16 11 (0.64%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.53%) Apache Hive
18 5 (0.29%) Neo4j
18 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
19 4 (0.23%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 272 (15.94%) Git (software)
2 151 (8.85%) Selenium
3 133 (7.80%) Jenkins
4 131 (7.68%) JIRA
5 115 (6.74%) JUnit
6 112 (6.57%) Cucumber
7 106 (6.21%) Gradle
8 79 (4.63%) Appium
9 64 (3.75%) Android Studio
9 64 (3.75%) Xcode
10 50 (2.93%) Subversion
11 36 (2.11%) Bitbucket
11 36 (2.11%) WebDriver
12 30 (1.76%) Calabash
13 27 (1.58%) Maven
14 25 (1.47%) JMeter
15 24 (1.41%) Gatling
16 23 (1.35%) Visual Studio
17 21 (1.23%) Mockito
17 21 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 347 (20.34%) Finance
2 145 (8.50%) Retail
3 123 (7.21%) Games
4 69 (4.04%) Banking
5 54 (3.17%) Law
5 54 (3.17%) Legal
6 42 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.23%) Marketing
8 34 (1.99%) Advertising
9 16 (0.94%) Publishing
10 13 (0.76%) Retail Banking
11 10 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.47%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.41%) Arabic Language
13 7 (0.41%) Hindi Language
13 7 (0.41%) Russian Language
13 7 (0.41%) Welsh Language
14 6 (0.35%) Back Office
14 6 (0.35%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 761 (44.61%) Developer
2 365 (21.40%) Android Developer
3 138 (8.09%) Senior Developer
4 122 (7.15%) Java Developer
5 115 (6.74%) Analyst
6 104 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 95 (5.57%) Desktop Support
8 82 (4.81%) Support Engineer
9 77 (4.51%) C# Developer
10 74 (4.34%) .NET Developer
10 74 (4.34%) iOS Developer
11 70 (4.10%) Designer
12 65 (3.81%) Tester
13 64 (3.75%) Java Android Developer
14 63 (3.69%) Support Analyst
15 62 (3.63%) Mobile Developer
16 59 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
17 54 (3.17%) Android Engineer
17 54 (3.17%) Test Engineer
18 52 (3.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (15.06%) HTML
2 223 (13.07%) CSS
3 222 (13.01%) .NET
4 154 (9.03%) Web Services
5 148 (8.68%) Node.js
6 144 (8.44%) AngularJS
7 142 (8.32%) RESTful
8 125 (7.33%) ASP.NET
9 124 (7.27%) React
10 113 (6.62%) jQuery
11 111 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 110 (6.45%) Android SDK
12 110 (6.45%) JSON
13 109 (6.39%) REST
14 97 (5.69%) React Native
15 83 (4.87%) RxJava
16 80 (4.69%) HTML5
17 79 (4.63%) XML
18 78 (4.57%) Spring
19 67 (3.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 364 (21.34%) Mobile App
2 313 (18.35%) User Experience
3 199 (11.66%) Fintech
4 140 (8.21%) iPhone
5 117 (6.86%) Blackberry
6 116 (6.80%) Computer Science
7 98 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
8 86 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
9 55 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
10 51 (2.99%) iPad
11 46 (2.70%) Smartphone
12 43 (2.52%) Hedge funds
13 40 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
14 25 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
15 23 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.11%) Public Cloud
16 19 (1.11%) Virtual Team
17 18 (1.06%) Online Games
18 17 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
18 17 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 961 (56.33%) Apple iOS
2 471 (27.61%) Windows
3 196 (11.49%) Linux
4 159 (9.32%) Windows 7
5 143 (8.38%) Windows 10
6 101 (5.92%) Windows Server
7 90 (5.28%) Mac OS X
8 66 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 58 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 52 (3.05%) Windows Phone
11 40 (2.34%) Windows 8
12 34 (1.99%) Mac OS
12 34 (1.99%) Nucleus RTOS
13 26 (1.52%) Unix
14 16 (0.94%) Ubuntu
15 15 (0.88%) openSUSE
16 13 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
17 10 (0.59%) CoreOS
18 8 (0.47%) Windows XP
19 5 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (43.85%) Agile Software Development
2 542 (31.77%) Android Development
3 314 (18.41%) TDD
4 243 (14.24%) Test Automation
5 224 (13.13%) iOS Development
6 209 (12.25%) Mobile Development
7 200 (11.72%) Software Engineering
8 197 (11.55%) Scrum
9 193 (11.31%) BDD
10 159 (9.32%) MVC
11 153 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
12 152 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
13 144 (8.44%) E-Commerce
14 140 (8.21%) DevOps
15 132 (7.74%) OO
16 118 (6.92%) Kanban
17 108 (6.33%) Web Development
18 107 (6.27%) Mentoring
19 101 (5.92%) ITIL
20 98 (5.74%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 537 (31.48%) Java
2 417 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 235 (13.77%) C#
4 221 (12.95%) SQL
5 142 (8.32%) Python
6 121 (7.09%) PHP
7 119 (6.98%) Objective-C
8 118 (6.92%) C++
9 109 (6.39%) Apple Swift
10 108 (6.33%) Kotlin
11 89 (5.22%) Ruby
12 72 (4.22%) C
13 65 (3.81%) PowerShell
14 43 (2.52%) ES6
15 34 (1.99%) Java 8
16 29 (1.70%) Bash Shell
17 22 (1.29%) TypeScript
18 20 (1.17%) Go
18 20 (1.17%) Scala
19 17 (1.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 177 (10.38%) Degree
2 54 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (1.58%) MCSE
5 24 (1.41%) MCSA
6 15 (0.88%) CCNA
6 15 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (0.88%) Security Cleared
7 14 (0.82%) CISSP
8 12 (0.70%) MCP
8 12 (0.70%) SANS
8 12 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (0.64%) GIAC
10 10 (0.59%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.59%) MCITP
11 9 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
11 9 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
11 9 (0.53%) SSCP
12 8 (0.47%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.41%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (11.02%) QA
2 40 (2.34%) SLA
3 19 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.29%) GDPR
5 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.12%) MiFID
5 2 (0.12%) WCAG
6 1 (0.059%) COBIT
6 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.059%) PMO
System Software
1 219 (12.84%) Active Directory
2 105 (6.15%) Docker
3 75 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (2.75%) vSphere
5 22 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 16 (0.94%) XenApp
8 11 (0.64%) Terminal Server
9 8 (0.47%) DFS Replication
10 6 (0.35%) Firmware
11 5 (0.29%) Samba
11 5 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (3.75%) AirWatch
2 56 (3.28%) SCCM
3 46 (2.70%) Puppet
4 29 (1.70%) Kubernetes
5 25 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 24 (1.41%) Ansible
7 22 (1.29%) Salt
8 19 (1.11%) HockeyApp
9 10 (0.59%) Prometheus
10 9 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.53%) WSUS
11 7 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
11 7 (0.41%) Terraform
12 6 (0.35%) Automic
12 6 (0.35%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.29%) Grafana
13 5 (0.29%) Graphite
13 5 (0.29%) Rancher
13 5 (0.29%) Sysdig
13 5 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 265 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 161 (9.44%) Google
3 156 (9.14%) Apple
4 109 (6.39%) VMware
5 105 (6.15%) Cisco
6 89 (5.22%) Adobe
7 59 (3.46%) Citrix
7 59 (3.46%) Xamarin
8 58 (3.40%) Bloomberg
9 52 (3.05%) Reuters
10 39 (2.29%) Oracle
11 35 (2.05%) HP
12 33 (1.93%) NetApp
12 33 (1.93%) Nimble Storage
13 30 (1.76%) WorldPay
14 29 (1.70%) iManage
15 23 (1.35%) Avaya
15 23 (1.35%) Facebook
16 18 (1.06%) ServiceNow
17 17 (1.00%) Dell