Period
to 25 October 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 October 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 147 105 136
Rank change year-on-year -42 +31 +30
Permanent jobs citing Android 450 232 622
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.50% 2.89% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.89% 11.95% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 351 198 549
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,500
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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3,784 1,941 6,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.00% 24.19% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,590 1,602 5,462
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,531 £33,813 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 October 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 October 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 -25 185 £60,000 +9.09% 23
Berkshire -18 126 £60,000 +20.00% 10
Hampshire -62 112 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Surrey -37 87 £60,000 +4.35% 4
East Sussex +3 57 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Buckinghamshire -26 47 £62,500 +13.64% 8
Oxfordshire -36 12 £55,000 -18.52% 5
Kent -51 7 £62,500 +38.89% 7
West Sussex -17 1 £22,500 -55.00% 4
Middlesex - 1 £35,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 327 (72.67%) Apple iOS
2 185 (41.11%) Android Development
3 173 (38.44%) Java
4 164 (36.44%) JavaScript
5 161 (35.78%) Social Skills
6 142 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
7 126 (28.00%) Mobile Development
8 121 (26.89%) Mobile App
9 119 (26.44%) iOS Development
10 107 (23.78%) HTML
11 101 (22.44%) Windows
12 94 (20.89%) React
13 92 (20.44%) Degree
14 91 (20.22%) CSS
15 89 (19.78%) Git (software)
15 89 (19.78%) User Experience
16 87 (19.33%) Web Development
17 84 (18.67%) Kotlin
18 79 (17.56%) Node.js
19 77 (17.11%) OO
20 75 (16.67%) Full Stack Development
21 74 (16.44%) Microservices
22 72 (16.00%) Microsoft
22 72 (16.00%) Azure
23 70 (15.56%) PHP
23 70 (15.56%) React Native
24 67 (14.89%) Computer Science
25 66 (14.67%) MySQL
25 66 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
26 64 (14.22%) SQL

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 40 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.67%) WordPress
3 12 (2.67%) Confluence
3 12 (2.67%) IIS
4 11 (2.44%) CMS
4 11 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.89%) SAS
6 4 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (6.44%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (6.22%) Figma
3 5 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.89%) InVision
4 4 (0.89%) Marvel
4 4 (0.89%) Sketch
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 72 (16.00%) Azure
2 50 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
3 45 (10.00%) AWS
4 39 (8.67%) SaaS
5 24 (5.33%) PaaS
5 24 (5.33%) Power Platform
6 21 (4.67%) OneDrive
7 17 (3.78%) IaaS
8 16 (3.56%) Amazon S3
9 15 (3.33%) Google Play
9 15 (3.33%) npm
10 14 (3.11%) Amazon Cognito
10 14 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (3.11%) GitHub
11 12 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
12 11 (2.44%) Mimecast
13 8 (1.78%) Serverless
14 7 (1.56%) Power Automate
14 7 (1.56%) PowerApps
15 6 (1.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.78%) VPN
2 23 (5.11%) TCP/IP
3 21 (4.67%) Firewall
4 17 (3.78%) DNS
5 14 (3.11%) DHCP
5 14 (3.11%) Internet
6 13 (2.89%) LAN
7 12 (2.67%) VLAN
7 12 (2.67%) VoIP
7 12 (2.67%) WAN
8 11 (2.44%) IPsec
8 11 (2.44%) SSL
9 10 (2.22%) Bluetooth
10 9 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (1.78%) Network Security
12 6 (1.33%) Wireshark
13 5 (1.11%) Skype
13 5 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.89%) MQTT
14 4 (0.89%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (14.67%) MySQL
2 37 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.11%) Data Lake
3 14 (3.11%) Power BI
4 13 (2.89%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.67%) Redis
7 2 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.44%) DB2
7 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 89 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 35 (7.78%) JIRA
3 29 (6.44%) Xcode
4 25 (5.56%) Android Studio
5 18 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 15 (3.33%) webpack
7 14 (3.11%) Babel
8 12 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (2.00%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.56%) Gradle
11 7 (1.56%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.56%) REST Assured
12 6 (1.33%) WinDbg
13 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.89%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.89%) JMeter
14 4 (0.89%) Mocha
14 4 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 161 (35.78%) Social Skills
2 47 (10.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 34 (7.56%) Finance
4 32 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.89%) Presentation Skills
6 19 (4.22%) Retail
7 15 (3.33%) Wearables
8 11 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (2.22%) Fire and Rescue
10 8 (1.78%) Marketing
11 7 (1.56%) Electronics
11 7 (1.56%) Legal
11 7 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
12 6 (1.33%) Public Sector
13 4 (0.89%) Automotive
13 4 (0.89%) Games
13 4 (0.89%) Publishing
14 3 (0.67%) Banking
14 3 (0.67%) Documentation Skills
15 2 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 229 (50.89%) Developer
2 67 (14.89%) Android Developer
3 42 (9.33%) Java Developer
4 40 (8.89%) Mobile Developer
5 31 (6.89%) PHP Developer
6 28 (6.22%) Designer
6 28 (6.22%) React Developer
7 26 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (5.56%) Applications Developer
8 25 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 24 (5.33%) UX Designer
10 21 (4.67%) UI Designer
10 21 (4.67%) UI/UX Designer
11 18 (4.00%) Senior Developer
12 16 (3.56%) Junior
13 15 (3.33%) Analyst
13 15 (3.33%) IT Manager
13 15 (3.33%) Java Android Developer
14 14 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
14 14 (3.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (23.78%) HTML
2 94 (20.89%) React
3 91 (20.22%) CSS
4 79 (17.56%) Node.js
5 70 (15.56%) React Native
6 53 (11.78%) Web Services
7 42 (9.33%) REST
8 40 (8.89%) .NET
8 40 (8.89%) Laravel
9 39 (8.67%) Symfony
10 36 (8.00%) RESTful
11 31 (6.89%) JSON
12 26 (5.78%) AngularJS
13 25 (5.56%) ASP.NET
14 23 (5.11%) J2EE
15 20 (4.44%) jQuery
16 18 (4.00%) Gherkin
17 17 (3.78%) Android SDK
18 16 (3.56%) .NET Core
19 15 (3.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 121 (26.89%) Mobile App
2 89 (19.78%) User Experience
3 47 (10.44%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (8.89%) iPhone
5 19 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (3.78%) Renewable Energy
7 16 (3.56%) 3D Graphics
8 10 (2.22%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.22%) NHS
9 8 (1.78%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.11%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.67%) Handset
13 3 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.44%) AS400
14 2 (0.44%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 327 (72.67%) Apple iOS
2 101 (22.44%) Windows
3 47 (10.44%) Windows 10
4 36 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 29 (6.44%) Linux
6 13 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
8 10 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 8 (1.78%) VMS
9 8 (1.78%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (1.11%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.67%) Unix
12 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (41.11%) Android Development
2 142 (31.56%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (28.00%) Mobile Development
4 119 (26.44%) iOS Development
5 87 (19.33%) Web Development
6 77 (17.11%) OO
7 75 (16.67%) Full Stack Development
8 74 (16.44%) Microservices
9 67 (14.89%) Computer Science
10 66 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (14.22%) OOP
12 51 (11.33%) MVC
13 45 (10.00%) DevOps
14 44 (9.78%) Unit Testing
15 40 (8.89%) Software Engineering
16 38 (8.44%) Mobile Application Development
17 35 (7.78%) Data Analysis
18 34 (7.56%) Coaching
18 34 (7.56%) Open Source
19 33 (7.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (38.44%) Java
2 164 (36.44%) JavaScript
3 84 (18.67%) Kotlin
4 70 (15.56%) PHP
5 64 (14.22%) SQL
6 57 (12.67%) C#
7 52 (11.56%) Apple Swift
8 34 (7.56%) Objective-C
9 30 (6.67%) C
9 30 (6.67%) Python
10 26 (5.78%) PowerShell
11 23 (5.11%) TypeScript
12 18 (4.00%) C++
13 4 (0.89%) Java 8
13 4 (0.89%) Ruby
14 3 (0.67%) ES6
14 3 (0.67%) Perl
15 2 (0.44%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.44%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 92 (20.44%) Degree
2 47 (10.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.00%) DBS Check
5 9 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.33%) MCSE
7 5 (1.11%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.11%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.44%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.44%) CCNA
9 2 (0.44%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.22%) MCP
10 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.33%) QA
2 22 (4.89%) Accessibility
3 14 (3.11%) SLA
4 4 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 48 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.44%) Docker
4 15 (3.33%) Firmware
5 13 (2.89%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.67%) vSphere
7 5 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.89%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 14 (3.11%) SCCM
4 12 (2.67%) Jamf Pro
4 12 (2.67%) Terraform
5 8 (1.78%) Ansible
6 4 (0.89%) IBM BigFix
7 3 (0.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 3 (0.67%) MobiControl
7 3 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.22%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.22%) linkerd
Vendors
1 72 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.22%) Apple
3 30 (6.67%) VMware
4 20 (4.44%) Xamarin
5 17 (3.78%) Google
6 14 (3.11%) Palo Alto
7 12 (2.67%) Sophos
8 11 (2.44%) Sage
8 11 (2.44%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.44%) Sitecore
9 10 (2.22%) Cisco
9 10 (2.22%) Polycom
10 6 (1.33%) IBM
10 6 (1.33%) Meraki
10 6 (1.33%) NetMotion Wireless
11 5 (1.11%) Adobe
11 5 (1.11%) Avaya
11 5 (1.11%) Oracle
12 4 (0.89%) Ariba
12 4 (0.89%) Citrix