Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 114 104 127
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23 +65
Permanent jobs citing Android 474 342 690
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.90% 2.79% 2.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.50% 11.77% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 394 312 551
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £69,750
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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,512 2,906 6,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.52% 23.71% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,513 2,425 5,535
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -7 208 £60,000 +9.09% 33
Berkshire -6 137 £60,000 +9.09% 19
Surrey +12 117 £62,500 +4.17% 13
Hampshire -51 94 £45,000 -21.74% 12
Buckinghamshire -1 58 £62,500 +47.06% 8
East Sussex -35 39 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -13 13 £55,000 -21.43% 6
Kent -26 11 £40,000 -11.11% 9
West Sussex 0 2 £28,750 -42.50% 4
Android
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 333 (70.25%) Apple iOS
2 197 (41.56%) Android Development
3 179 (37.76%) JavaScript
4 178 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
5 175 (36.92%) Java
6 174 (36.71%) Social Skills
7 166 (35.02%) Mobile Development
8 144 (30.38%) iOS Development
9 142 (29.96%) Mobile App
10 117 (24.68%) React
11 97 (20.46%) Git (software)
11 97 (20.46%) HTML
12 95 (20.04%) Microservices
13 92 (19.41%) React Native
14 88 (18.57%) Node.js
15 83 (17.51%) Windows
16 82 (17.30%) OO
16 82 (17.30%) Degree
17 81 (17.09%) C#
18 77 (16.24%) PHP
19 76 (16.03%) CSS
20 75 (15.82%) Web Development
21 74 (15.61%) iPhone
22 68 (14.35%) Objective-C
23 66 (13.92%) .NET
24 65 (13.71%) User Experience
25 64 (13.50%) Computer Science
26 62 (13.08%) RESTful
26 62 (13.08%) SQL
26 62 (13.08%) Finance

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 42 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.38%) MS Exchange
2 16 (3.38%) WordPress
3 6 (1.27%) IIS
4 5 (1.05%) CMS
4 5 (1.05%) Confluence
4 5 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.69%) Figma
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.21%) InVision
3 1 (0.21%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.05%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.60%) Azure
2 45 (9.49%) AWS
3 44 (9.28%) Microsoft 365
4 36 (7.59%) SaaS
5 24 (5.06%) Power Platform
6 21 (4.43%) Google Play
7 17 (3.59%) npm
8 15 (3.16%) Amazon Cognito
8 15 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (3.16%) Amazon S3
9 12 (2.53%) OneDrive
10 10 (2.11%) Amazon Alexa
10 10 (2.11%) BrowserStack
11 9 (1.90%) GitHub
11 9 (1.90%) Sauce Labs
12 8 (1.69%) Power Automate
12 8 (1.69%) PowerApps
13 7 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.48%) PaaS
14 6 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.16%) TCP/IP
1 15 (3.16%) VPN
2 14 (2.95%) Internet
3 12 (2.53%) Firewall
4 11 (2.32%) DHCP
4 11 (2.32%) DNS
5 10 (2.11%) Bluetooth
6 8 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (1.27%) VLAN
7 6 (1.27%) VoIP
7 6 (1.27%) Wireshark
8 5 (1.05%) IPsec
8 5 (1.05%) SSL
9 3 (0.63%) Skype
9 3 (0.63%) WAN
10 2 (0.42%) MQTT
11 1 (0.21%) Multicast
11 1 (0.21%) Network Security
11 1 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.66%) MySQL
2 38 (8.02%) SQL Server
3 19 (4.01%) NoSQL
4 16 (3.38%) Power BI
5 15 (3.16%) Data Lake
5 15 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 97 (20.46%) Git (software)
2 49 (10.34%) JIRA
3 28 (5.91%) Xcode
4 21 (4.43%) Android Studio
5 16 (3.38%) webpack
6 15 (3.16%) Babel
7 14 (2.95%) Cucumber
7 14 (2.95%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.74%) Bitbucket
8 13 (2.74%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.53%) Appium
10 11 (2.32%) JMeter
11 10 (2.11%) Selenium
12 7 (1.48%) Gradle
13 6 (1.27%) Cypress.io
13 6 (1.27%) REST Assured
13 6 (1.27%) WinDbg
14 5 (1.05%) Postman
15 4 (0.84%) CocoaPods
15 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 174 (36.71%) Social Skills
2 62 (13.08%) Finance
3 49 (10.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 20 (4.22%) Retail
5 16 (3.38%) Wearables
6 15 (3.16%) Electronics
7 14 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (1.90%) Public Sector
9 8 (1.69%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (1.48%) Banking
10 7 (1.48%) Legal
10 7 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.48%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.27%) Fire and Rescue
12 5 (1.05%) Marketing
13 4 (0.84%) Publishing
14 3 (0.63%) Games
14 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 262 (55.27%) Developer
2 67 (14.14%) Mobile Developer
3 58 (12.24%) Android Developer
4 53 (11.18%) React Developer
5 36 (7.59%) PHP Developer
6 34 (7.17%) Consultant
7 31 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 26 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 26 (5.49%) Software Engineer
9 22 (4.64%) Senior Consultant
10 20 (4.22%) Applications Developer
11 18 (3.80%) Tester
12 17 (3.59%) Analyst
12 17 (3.59%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (3.38%) IT Support
13 16 (3.38%) Support Engineer
13 16 (3.38%) Xamarin Developer
14 15 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (3.16%) Junior
15 14 (2.95%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (24.68%) React
2 97 (20.46%) HTML
3 92 (19.41%) React Native
4 88 (18.57%) Node.js
5 76 (16.03%) CSS
6 66 (13.92%) .NET
7 62 (13.08%) RESTful
8 58 (12.24%) Web Services
9 45 (9.49%) ASP.NET
10 41 (8.65%) REST
11 32 (6.75%) AngularJS
12 31 (6.54%) JSON
12 31 (6.54%) Laravel
13 30 (6.33%) Redux
13 30 (6.33%) Symfony
14 27 (5.70%) Entity Framework
15 21 (4.43%) .NET Framework
16 20 (4.22%) .NET Core
16 20 (4.22%) HTML5
17 19 (4.01%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 142 (29.96%) Mobile App
2 74 (15.61%) iPhone
3 65 (13.71%) User Experience
4 61 (12.87%) Greenfield Project
5 45 (9.49%) Renewable Energy
6 32 (6.75%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (3.80%) 3D Graphics
8 8 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.27%) NHS
10 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (1.05%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.84%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.84%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.84%) Oculus Rift
12 3 (0.63%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 333 (70.25%) Apple iOS
2 83 (17.51%) Windows
3 41 (8.65%) Linux
4 35 (7.38%) Windows 10
5 29 (6.12%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 11 (2.32%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.48%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2019
12 4 (0.84%) VMS
13 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.21%) Unix
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (41.56%) Android Development
2 178 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (35.02%) Mobile Development
4 144 (30.38%) iOS Development
5 95 (20.04%) Microservices
6 82 (17.30%) OO
7 75 (15.82%) Web Development
8 64 (13.50%) Computer Science
9 56 (11.81%) Problem-Solving
10 54 (11.39%) OOP
11 52 (10.97%) Logistics
11 52 (10.97%) MVC
12 50 (10.55%) Open Source
13 49 (10.34%) Unit Testing
14 47 (9.92%) Mobile Application Development
15 44 (9.28%) Test Automation
16 41 (8.65%) DevOps
17 39 (8.23%) Thought Leadership
18 34 (7.17%) Coaching
18 34 (7.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 179 (37.76%) JavaScript
2 175 (36.92%) Java
3 81 (17.09%) C#
4 77 (16.24%) PHP
5 68 (14.35%) Objective-C
6 62 (13.08%) SQL
7 58 (12.24%) Kotlin
8 57 (12.03%) Apple Swift
9 51 (10.76%) Python
10 43 (9.07%) C
10 43 (9.07%) C++
11 38 (8.02%) TypeScript
12 15 (3.16%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.74%) ES6
14 7 (1.48%) Ruby
15 6 (1.27%) Java 8
16 5 (1.05%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.42%) Assembly Language
17 2 (0.42%) Embedded C
17 2 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (17.30%) Degree
2 57 (12.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.48%) CCNA
6 7 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.27%) DBS Check
7 6 (1.27%) MCP
7 6 (1.27%) MCSE
8 5 (1.05%) A+ Certification
8 5 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.42%) CCSA
9 2 (0.42%) CISSP
9 2 (0.42%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.21%) HPE ATP
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.86%) QA
2 6 (1.27%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (10.97%) Docker
2 37 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 24 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.22%) Firmware
5 11 (2.32%) vSphere
6 10 (2.11%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (5.27%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.06%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (2.11%) Jamf Pro
4 8 (1.69%) SCCM
5 2 (0.42%) Terraform
6 1 (0.21%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.21%) linkerd
Vendors
1 57 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.96%) Apple
3 32 (6.75%) Xamarin
4 29 (6.12%) Google
5 28 (5.91%) VMware
6 16 (3.38%) ServiceNow
7 9 (1.90%) Cisco
7 9 (1.90%) Sophos
8 6 (1.27%) NetMotion Wireless
8 6 (1.27%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.05%) Meraki
9 5 (1.05%) Sage
9 5 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.84%) ESET
10 4 (0.84%) Polycom
10 4 (0.84%) SAP
11 3 (0.63%) Citrix
11 3 (0.63%) CyberArk
11 3 (0.63%) Dell
12 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com