Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > London
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 136 152
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Android 946 1,029 1,359
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.81% 2.54% 2.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.15% 12.98% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 692 734 1,053
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £52,375 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,375 £85,000 £87,900
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 5,856 7,929 12,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.39% 19.60% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4,617 6,488 10,783
10th Percentile £35,400 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,715 £41,962 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +6.19%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -

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 14 May 2021.

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 14 May 2021. 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 -33 95 £60,000 +4.35% 48
West London +32 41 £67,500 -12.90% 19
East London +29 20 £72,500 +168.52% 19
South London +8 12 £60,000 -7.69% 1
North London +23 2 £34,125 -19.71% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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.

1 663 (70.08%) Apple iOS
2 404 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
3 335 (35.41%) Android Development
4 331 (34.99%) Mobile App
5 258 (27.27%) Java
6 238 (25.16%) JavaScript
7 223 (23.57%) Mobile Development
8 204 (21.56%) React Native
9 198 (20.93%) iOS Development
10 191 (20.19%) Kotlin
11 173 (18.29%) Social Skills
12 168 (17.76%) Git (software)
13 163 (17.23%) User Experience
14 145 (15.33%) CSS
15 135 (14.27%) HTML
15 135 (14.27%) Software Engineering
16 131 (13.85%) React
17 125 (13.21%) Finance
18 123 (13.00%) TypeScript
19 115 (12.16%) RESTful
19 115 (12.16%) AWS
19 115 (12.16%) Fintech
20 114 (12.05%) Degree
20 114 (12.05%) Python
21 113 (11.95%) QA
22 112 (11.84%) Apple Swift
22 112 (11.84%) REST
23 106 (11.21%) OO
24 105 (11.10%) Windows
24 105 (11.10%) TDD

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 47 (4.97%) Confluence
2 25 (2.64%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.69%) CMS
5 15 (1.59%) WordPress
6 13 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 12 (1.27%) Drupal
7 12 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (1.16%) Headless CMS
9 9 (0.95%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.42%) Apache
10 4 (0.42%) nginx
11 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.11%) IIS
12 1 (0.11%) Moodle
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.11%) Totara
Applications
1 37 (3.91%) Figma
1 37 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.64%) Sketch
3 11 (1.16%) Adobe XD
3 11 (1.16%) InVision
4 5 (0.53%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.32%) UXPin
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 14 (1.48%) Magento
2 13 (1.37%) Shopify
3 12 (1.27%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.21%) Eikon
4 2 (0.21%) Sage 300 ERP
4 2 (0.21%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.11%) Relativity
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 115 (12.16%) AWS
2 95 (10.04%) Azure
3 66 (6.98%) SaaS
4 60 (6.34%) Microsoft 365
5 53 (5.60%) Firebase
6 49 (5.18%) GitHub
7 37 (3.91%) Serverless
8 33 (3.49%) Google Play
9 32 (3.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 29 (3.07%) Amazon S3
11 27 (2.85%) GCP
12 25 (2.64%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (1.90%) Mimecast
15 14 (1.48%) BrowserStack
16 13 (1.37%) Power Platform
17 11 (1.16%) Bitrise
18 10 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
19 9 (0.95%) iTunes
20 8 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 29 (3.07%) Internet
3 18 (1.90%) HTTP
4 16 (1.69%) Broadband
4 16 (1.69%) DNS
5 13 (1.37%) DHCP
5 13 (1.37%) VPN
6 12 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (1.06%) Firewall
8 8 (0.85%) LAN
9 7 (0.74%) VoIP
9 7 (0.74%) WAN
9 7 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.53%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.53%) Network Security
10 5 (0.53%) Skype
11 4 (0.42%) NFC
12 3 (0.32%) 4G
12 3 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.59%) NoSQL
2 31 (3.28%) MySQL
3 30 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 21 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
6 19 (2.01%) MongoDB
7 17 (1.80%) SQL Server
8 14 (1.48%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.74%) SQLite
10 6 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 6 (0.63%) Redis
11 3 (0.32%) Big Data
11 3 (0.32%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.32%) Mixpanel
11 3 (0.32%) Power BI
11 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.21%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.21%) MS Access
12 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 168 (17.76%) Git (software)
2 68 (7.19%) JIRA
3 56 (5.92%) Jenkins
4 41 (4.33%) Mercurial
5 40 (4.23%) Bitbucket
6 39 (4.12%) Postman
7 33 (3.49%) Appium
8 27 (2.85%) Cypress.io
9 26 (2.75%) Cucumber
10 23 (2.43%) Xcode
11 19 (2.01%) webpack
12 18 (1.90%) Selenium
13 17 (1.80%) Gradle
14 16 (1.69%) Android Studio
14 16 (1.69%) GitLab
14 16 (1.69%) Maven
15 14 (1.48%) Calabash
16 11 (1.16%) fastlane
16 11 (1.16%) Jasmine
16 11 (1.16%) Protractor
General
1 173 (18.29%) Social Skills
2 125 (13.21%) Finance
3 83 (8.77%) Games
4 51 (5.39%) Retail
5 47 (4.97%) Marketing
6 45 (4.76%) Banking
7 24 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (2.43%) Publishing
9 22 (2.33%) Advertising
10 21 (2.22%) Automotive
11 15 (1.59%) Law
12 14 (1.48%) Wearables
13 10 (1.06%) Electronics
13 10 (1.06%) Presentation Skills
14 8 (0.85%) Telecoms
15 7 (0.74%) Legal
16 6 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
17 5 (0.53%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.42%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 431 (45.56%) Developer
2 125 (13.21%) Android Developer
3 119 (12.58%) Senior Developer
4 88 (9.30%) React Developer
5 68 (7.19%) Mobile Developer
6 64 (6.77%) iOS Developer
7 56 (5.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 54 (5.71%) Android Engineer
9 53 (5.60%) Software Engineer
10 39 (4.12%) Designer
11 38 (4.02%) Senior Android Developer
12 37 (3.91%) Full Stack Developer
13 34 (3.59%) Lead Developer
14 32 (3.38%) QA Engineer
15 31 (3.28%) Analyst
16 26 (2.75%) Mobile Engineer
17 25 (2.64%) Applications Developer
17 25 (2.64%) Senior iOS Developer
18 23 (2.43%) Software Developer
18 23 (2.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (21.56%) React Native
2 145 (15.33%) CSS
3 135 (14.27%) HTML
4 131 (13.85%) React
5 115 (12.16%) RESTful
6 112 (11.84%) REST
7 82 (8.67%) Node.js
8 76 (8.03%) .NET
9 68 (7.19%) AngularJS
10 66 (6.98%) HTML5
11 54 (5.71%) Web Services
12 51 (5.39%) CSS3
13 49 (5.18%) Sass
14 48 (5.07%) GraphQL
15 47 (4.97%) JSON
16 43 (4.55%) Redux
17 40 (4.23%) Android SDK
18 36 (3.81%) Jest
19 34 (3.59%) Vue.js
20 32 (3.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 331 (34.99%) Mobile App
2 163 (17.23%) User Experience
3 48 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (3.07%) Social Media
5 24 (2.54%) iPhone
6 17 (1.80%) Virtual Team
7 15 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (1.59%) Online Banking
8 13 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
9 12 (1.27%) Blog
9 12 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (1.16%) Equities
10 11 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.06%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.06%) Graphic Design
12 9 (0.95%) Video\Live Streaming
13 8 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.85%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.85%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 663 (70.08%) Apple iOS
2 105 (11.10%) Windows
3 83 (8.77%) Linux
4 41 (4.33%) Windows 10
5 31 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.54%) Unix
7 18 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 15 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 15 (1.59%) Windows Server 2016
9 12 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.27%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (0.85%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.63%) tvOS
12 4 (0.42%) Android TV
12 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.32%) Debian
13 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (35.41%) Android Development
3 223 (23.57%) Mobile Development
4 198 (20.93%) iOS Development
5 135 (14.27%) Software Engineering
6 115 (12.16%) Fintech
7 106 (11.21%) OO
8 105 (11.10%) TDD
9 100 (10.57%) E-Commerce
10 99 (10.47%) Problem-Solving
11 98 (10.36%) Test Automation
12 89 (9.41%) DevOps
12 89 (9.41%) Mentoring
13 82 (8.67%) Computer Science
14 76 (8.03%) Mobile Application Development
15 71 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
15 71 (7.51%) Front End Development
16 69 (7.29%) Open Source
17 68 (7.19%) Scrum
18 64 (6.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 258 (27.27%) Java
2 238 (25.16%) JavaScript
3 191 (20.19%) Kotlin
4 123 (13.00%) TypeScript
5 114 (12.05%) Python
6 112 (11.84%) Apple Swift
7 90 (9.51%) C#
8 67 (7.08%) C++
8 67 (7.08%) SQL
9 55 (5.81%) Objective-C
10 45 (4.76%) C
11 40 (4.23%) ES6
12 34 (3.59%) Ruby
12 34 (3.59%) Scala
13 27 (2.85%) PowerShell
14 21 (2.22%) Go
15 16 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.69%) PHP
16 12 (1.27%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.63%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 114 (12.05%) Degree
2 48 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.42%) MCP
5 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.32%) MCSE
6 3 (0.32%) OSCP
7 2 (0.21%) CCNA
7 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.21%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.21%) PhD
8 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.11%) MCITP
8 1 (0.11%) MCSA
8 1 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (11.95%) QA
2 7 (0.74%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.53%) WCAG
4 2 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.11%) GDPR
5 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.11%) SOC 2
System Software
1 65 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 54 (5.71%) Docker
3 6 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.53%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.21%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.21%) Firmware
6 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 44 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 31 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
4 10 (1.06%) SCCM
5 6 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
6 5 (0.53%) Kibana
6 5 (0.53%) Terraform
7 4 (0.42%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.42%) Ansible
7 4 (0.42%) SELinux
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.11%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.11%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) SCOM
8 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 92 (9.73%) Google
2 77 (8.14%) Apple
3 74 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 38 (4.02%) Xamarin
5 22 (2.33%) Adobe
6 16 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 16 (1.69%) Citrix
7 15 (1.59%) Samsung
8 14 (1.48%) Cisco
8 14 (1.48%) SAP
8 14 (1.48%) VMware
9 12 (1.27%) hybris
9 12 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 9 (0.95%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.63%) Instagram
11 6 (0.63%) Roku
11 6 (0.63%) Spotify
12 4 (0.42%) MobileIron
12 4 (0.42%) Xerox
12 4 (0.42%) YouTube