Period
to 22 January 2021

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

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 134 133
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +86
Permanent jobs citing Android 276 524 638
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.73% 2.26% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.16% 8.99% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 277 510 534
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +13.10% -1.18%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,500 £28,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,269 5,830 6,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.46% 25.14% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,839 4,883 5,566
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £68,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Android in the South East

Android
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Android in the South East

Android
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Android in the South East

Android
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Thames Valley +43 128 £55,000 +15.79% 12
Berkshire +40 85 £55,000 -4.35% 8
Surrey +72 63 £57,500 +15.00% 8
Hampshire +27 55 £57,500 +10.05% 5
Oxfordshire +36 25 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 18 £55,000 +57.14%
East Sussex -13 11 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Kent +48 10 £45,000 - 2
West Sussex -8 9 £46,250 +15.63% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Android.

1 175 (63.41%) Apple iOS
2 154 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (40.94%) Android Development
4 112 (40.58%) Java
5 91 (32.97%) Mobile Development
6 86 (31.16%) iOS Development
7 83 (30.07%) JavaScript
8 82 (29.71%) C#
9 78 (28.26%) Mobile App
10 55 (19.93%) .NET
11 54 (19.57%) React Native
12 48 (17.39%) OO
13 44 (15.94%) Logistics
13 44 (15.94%) iPhone
14 43 (15.58%) HTML
15 42 (15.22%) Objective-C
16 41 (14.86%) CSS
17 40 (14.49%) Mobile Application Development
18 39 (14.13%) Git (software)
19 38 (13.77%) RESTful
20 37 (13.41%) PHP
20 37 (13.41%) SQL Server
20 37 (13.41%) Finance
20 37 (13.41%) Degree
21 36 (13.04%) MySQL
22 35 (12.68%) Test Automation
22 35 (12.68%) Xamarin
23 34 (12.32%) Apple Swift
23 34 (12.32%) Renewable Energy
24 33 (11.96%) Scrum

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (6.52%) CMS
2 17 (6.16%) Joomla!
2 17 (6.16%) WordPress
3 8 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.17%) Confluence
5 5 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.72%) nginx
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.36%) Figma
3 1 (0.36%) InVision
3 1 (0.36%) Marvel
3 1 (0.36%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (4.71%) Magento
1 13 (4.71%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.72%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (0.72%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.88%) Azure
2 18 (6.52%) BrowserStack
3 14 (5.07%) SaaS
4 12 (4.35%) AWS
5 11 (3.99%) Google Play
6 10 (3.62%) Office 365
7 7 (2.54%) PaaS
8 5 (1.81%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.36%) IaaS
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.26%) HTTP
2 8 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.17%) Firewall
3 6 (2.17%) Skype
3 6 (2.17%) VPN
4 4 (1.45%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.09%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.09%) WLAN
6 2 (0.72%) DNS
6 2 (0.72%) Wireless
7 1 (0.36%) H.323
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) Network Security
7 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.36%) VoIP
7 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.04%) MySQL
3 22 (7.97%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.09%) SQLite
7 2 (0.72%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.72%) DB2
7 2 (0.72%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (0.72%) QlikView
7 2 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.51%) JIRA
3 28 (10.14%) Android Studio
3 28 (10.14%) Selenium
4 27 (9.78%) Xcode
5 24 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 22 (7.97%) Appium
7 17 (6.16%) Bitbucket
7 17 (6.16%) Postman
8 9 (3.26%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.09%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.09%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.72%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.72%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.72%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.36%) RSpec
11 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (13.41%) Finance
2 15 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (5.07%) Games
4 9 (3.26%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.26%) Retail
5 6 (2.17%) Electronics
6 4 (1.45%) Automotive
6 4 (1.45%) French Language
6 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) Military
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 176 (63.77%) Developer
2 67 (24.28%) Mobile Developer
3 36 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 35 (12.68%) Consultant
5 29 (10.51%) PHP Developer
6 24 (8.70%) React Developer
7 23 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.88%) Android Developer
8 19 (6.88%) Senior Consultant
9 16 (5.80%) Applications Developer
10 15 (5.43%) iOS Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Senior PHP Developer
11 14 (5.07%) Xamarin Developer
12 13 (4.71%) Automation Tester
12 13 (4.71%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 13 (4.71%) Software Tester
12 13 (4.71%) Tester
13 12 (4.35%) Java Consultant
14 11 (3.99%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (19.93%) .NET
2 54 (19.57%) React Native
3 43 (15.58%) HTML
4 41 (14.86%) CSS
5 38 (13.77%) RESTful
6 30 (10.87%) React
7 28 (10.14%) ASP.NET
8 27 (9.78%) Web Services
9 23 (8.33%) JSON
10 22 (7.97%) jQuery
11 20 (7.25%) Entity Framework
11 20 (7.25%) Redux
12 16 (5.80%) CodeIgniter
13 15 (5.43%) .NET Core
14 14 (5.07%) .NET Framework
15 13 (4.71%) Ajax
15 13 (4.71%) LINQ
15 13 (4.71%) XML
16 12 (4.35%) JMS
16 12 (4.35%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 78 (28.26%) Mobile App
2 44 (15.94%) iPhone
3 34 (12.32%) Renewable Energy
4 32 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (4.35%) User Experience
7 10 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.17%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.09%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.72%) AS400
10 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.72%) iSeries
10 2 (0.72%) PKI
10 2 (0.72%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 175 (63.41%) Apple iOS
2 20 (7.25%) Windows
3 13 (4.71%) Linux
4 10 (3.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.45%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) MVS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (40.94%) Android Development
3 91 (32.97%) Mobile Development
4 86 (31.16%) iOS Development
5 48 (17.39%) OO
6 44 (15.94%) Logistics
7 40 (14.49%) Mobile Application Development
8 35 (12.68%) Test Automation
9 33 (11.96%) Scrum
10 29 (10.51%) Web Development
11 27 (9.78%) Microservices
12 25 (9.06%) TDD
13 22 (7.97%) MVC
14 21 (7.61%) OOP
15 20 (7.25%) BDD
16 19 (6.88%) Computer Science
16 19 (6.88%) Content Management
16 19 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (6.88%) Requirements Gathering
17 17 (6.16%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 112 (40.58%) Java
2 83 (30.07%) JavaScript
3 82 (29.71%) C#
4 42 (15.22%) Objective-C
5 37 (13.41%) PHP
6 34 (12.32%) Apple Swift
7 33 (11.96%) C++
8 31 (11.23%) Python
9 18 (6.52%) SQL
10 12 (4.35%) Kotlin
11 11 (3.99%) C
12 10 (3.62%) Apex Code
12 10 (3.62%) SOQL
13 8 (2.90%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.81%) ES6
14 5 (1.81%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.09%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.09%) GLSL
15 3 (1.09%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 37 (13.41%) Degree
2 12 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.09%) ISEB
4 3 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.72%) CISSP
5 2 (0.72%) PhD
6 1 (0.36%) CCSA
6 1 (0.36%) CEH
6 1 (0.36%) GIAC
6 1 (0.36%) ISSAP
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.36%) MCP
6 1 (0.36%) MCSA
6 1 (0.36%) MCSE
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.36%) SANS
6 1 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.78%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) PMO
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) NIST
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (7.25%) Docker
2 13 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.72%) Firmware
7 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (1.45%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.09%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (12.68%) Xamarin
2 22 (7.97%) Apple
3 19 (6.88%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.71%) Google
5 10 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.17%) VMware
7 3 (1.09%) Avaya
7 3 (1.09%) IBM
7 3 (1.09%) Meraki
7 3 (1.09%) NVIDIA
7 3 (1.09%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (1.09%) Veeam
8 2 (0.72%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.72%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle
8 2 (0.72%) Perfecto Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Adobe
9 1 (0.36%) Dell
9 1 (0.36%) SAP
9 1 (0.36%) Zend