Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 181 162 190
Rank change year-on-year -19 +28 +37
Permanent jobs citing Android 152 41 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.49% 1.06% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.93% 4.88% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 110 38 116
10th Percentile £21,225 £21,600 £22,750
25th Percentile £27,813 £31,250 £29,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +21.88% -
75th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £58,875 £65,750 £56,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,916 840 2,475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.84% 21.62% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,460 679 1,943
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,200 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +6.67%
75th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Android in the Midlands

Android
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Android in the Midlands

Android
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in the Midlands

Android
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
West Midlands -51 82 £40,429 -19.14% 23
East Midlands -10 70 £47,500 +11.76% 23
Android
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Android.

1 84 (55.26%) Apple iOS
2 58 (38.16%) Java
3 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (32.89%) JavaScript
5 41 (26.97%) Android Development
6 40 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 38 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 37 (24.34%) Windows
9 30 (19.74%) CSS
9 30 (19.74%) Kotlin
10 29 (19.08%) C#
10 29 (19.08%) HTML
11 27 (17.76%) Software Engineering
11 27 (17.76%) REST
11 27 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (16.45%) Apple Swift
13 24 (15.79%) Social Skills
13 24 (15.79%) Git (software)
14 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
15 22 (14.47%) Active Directory
15 22 (14.47%) iOS Development
16 21 (13.82%) Android Studio
16 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (13.16%) Degree
18 19 (12.50%) SQL
18 19 (12.50%) .NET
18 19 (12.50%) User Experience
19 18 (11.84%) Windows Server
19 18 (11.84%) TypeScript
20 16 (10.53%) Microsoft 365

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (7.89%) Apache
2 7 (4.61%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.29%) IIS
4 3 (1.97%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.97%) CMS
4 3 (1.97%) WordPress
5 1 (0.66%) Appian
5 1 (0.66%) FileNet
5 1 (0.66%) nginx
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.66%) Figma
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Magento
1 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.53%) AWS
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (9.87%) Azure
3 10 (6.58%) SaaS
4 5 (3.29%) Firebase
5 3 (1.97%) GCP
5 3 (1.97%) Google Play
5 3 (1.97%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.66%) GitHub
6 1 (0.66%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.66%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.66%) Serverless
6 1 (0.66%) Slack
6 1 (0.66%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) Firewall
2 9 (5.92%) VPN
3 8 (5.26%) VoIP
4 7 (4.61%) SSL
5 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.97%) LAN
6 3 (1.97%) WAN
7 2 (1.32%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.32%) DHCP
7 2 (1.32%) DNS
7 2 (1.32%) Skype
7 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.32%) Wireless
8 1 (0.66%) ADSL
8 1 (0.66%) Broadband
8 1 (0.66%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.66%) RFID
8 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.66%) VLAN
8 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (5.26%) Apache Ignite
3 6 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.82%) Android Studio
3 14 (9.21%) JIRA
4 12 (7.89%) Appium
4 12 (7.89%) Xcode
5 11 (7.24%) Selenium
6 10 (6.58%) Gradle
6 10 (6.58%) TestRail
7 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.29%) Gerrit
8 5 (3.29%) JUnit
8 5 (3.29%) Storybook
9 4 (2.63%) fastlane
9 4 (2.63%) GitLab
9 4 (2.63%) Postman
9 4 (2.63%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.32%) Katalon Studio
10 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (15.79%) Social Skills
2 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.55%) Finance
4 8 (5.26%) Organisational Skills
5 7 (4.61%) Finnish Language
6 6 (3.95%) Documentation Skills
7 5 (3.29%) Games
7 5 (3.29%) Police
8 4 (2.63%) Electronics
8 4 (2.63%) Marketing
9 3 (1.97%) Automotive
9 3 (1.97%) Banking
10 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.32%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.66%) Billing
11 1 (0.66%) Military
11 1 (0.66%) Publishing
11 1 (0.66%) Retail
11 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (43.42%) Developer
2 21 (13.82%) Android Developer
3 16 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 15 (9.87%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) iOS Developer
5 14 (9.21%) Software Engineer
5 14 (9.21%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.55%) Test Engineer
7 11 (7.24%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.58%) Applications Developer
8 10 (6.58%) iOS Android Developer
8 10 (6.58%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Senior Test Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (5.92%) IT Support
9 9 (5.92%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (4.61%) Systems Support
11 7 (4.61%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (19.74%) CSS
2 29 (19.08%) HTML
3 27 (17.76%) REST
4 19 (12.50%) .NET
5 15 (9.87%) AngularJS
5 15 (9.87%) HTML5
5 15 (9.87%) React Native
6 11 (7.24%) React
7 10 (6.58%) .NET Framework
7 10 (6.58%) Android SDK
7 10 (6.58%) ASP.NET
7 10 (6.58%) Web Services
8 9 (5.92%) .NET Core
8 9 (5.92%) Flutter
8 9 (5.92%) Kafka
9 8 (5.26%) JDBC
9 8 (5.26%) RESTful
10 7 (4.61%) CSS3
10 7 (4.61%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 19 (12.50%) User Experience
3 8 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
3 8 (5.26%) iPhone
4 7 (4.61%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.29%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.29%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (2.63%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.66%) EPoS
9 1 (0.66%) IVR
9 1 (0.66%) PKI
9 1 (0.66%) Replication
9 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (55.26%) Apple iOS
2 37 (24.34%) Windows
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server
4 15 (9.87%) Linux
5 14 (9.21%) Windows 10
6 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (3.29%) Unix
9 3 (1.97%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (26.97%) Android Development
3 27 (17.76%) Problem-Solving
3 27 (17.76%) Software Engineering
4 23 (15.13%) Test Automation
5 22 (14.47%) iOS Development
6 16 (10.53%) MVC
7 14 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
8 13 (8.55%) Mobile Development
9 12 (7.89%) Computer Science
9 12 (7.89%) Full Stack Development
9 12 (7.89%) WFM
10 11 (7.24%) Content Management
10 11 (7.24%) Web Development
11 10 (6.58%) TDD
12 9 (5.92%) Analytics
12 9 (5.92%) Product Requirements
12 9 (5.92%) Scrum
12 9 (5.92%) Software Testing
12 9 (5.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (38.16%) Java
2 50 (32.89%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.74%) Kotlin
4 29 (19.08%) C#
5 25 (16.45%) Apple Swift
6 19 (12.50%) SQL
7 18 (11.84%) TypeScript
8 16 (10.53%) Objective-C
9 7 (4.61%) ES6
10 6 (3.95%) C++
10 6 (3.95%) PHP
11 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.29%) Python
12 4 (2.63%) C
12 4 (2.63%) Go
12 4 (2.63%) Java 8
12 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.97%) Ruby
13 3 (1.97%) Scala
14 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (13.16%) Degree
2 8 (5.26%) Sun Certification
3 7 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.29%) DBS Check
4 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) CCNA
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.97%) MCP
5 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.61%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.61%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.63%) Firmware
5 2 (1.32%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.32%) Docker
5 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.66%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.66%) Terraform
3 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.53%) Google
3 11 (7.24%) Xamarin
4 8 (5.26%) Oracle
4 8 (5.26%) VMware
5 5 (3.29%) Apple
5 5 (3.29%) Cisco
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
6 4 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.97%) Citrix
7 3 (1.97%) Dell
7 3 (1.97%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.32%) HP
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) Mitel
9 1 (0.66%) BMC
9 1 (0.66%) CA
9 1 (0.66%) Pega
9 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.66%) TIBCO