Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 157 172
Rank change year-on-year +27 +15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Android 614 595 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.42% 2.04% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.50% 8.14% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 541 479 539
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 6,466 7,314 8,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.52% 25.12% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,345 6,016 6,910
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,839 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% +5.56% -

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Android as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android in the South East.

Salary trend for Android in the South East

Android
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 +37 216 £45,000 +12.50% 53
Hampshire +31 158 £47,500 +13.10% 16
Berkshire +54 124 £47,500 +11.76% 26
Surrey -9 103 £50,000 +17.65% 16
West Sussex +25 83 £40,000 +18.52% 4
Oxfordshire +30 53 £35,000 -30.00% 13
Buckinghamshire -6 39 £32,000 -1.54% 14
East Sussex +24 36 £41,250 +3.13% 3
Kent -17 4 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Middlesex -13 3 £37,500 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 425 (69.22%) Apple iOS
2 229 (37.30%) Java
3 216 (35.18%) JavaScript
4 207 (33.71%) Android Development
5 194 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
6 171 (27.85%) C#
7 169 (27.52%) Mobile App
8 159 (25.90%) Mobile Development
9 156 (25.41%) HTML
10 139 (22.64%) CSS
11 126 (20.52%) iOS Development
12 121 (19.71%) Software Engineering
13 120 (19.54%) .NET
14 117 (19.06%) Windows
15 96 (15.64%) SQL
16 87 (14.17%) Git (software)
17 85 (13.84%) AWS
18 83 (13.52%) PHP
19 81 (13.19%) Python
19 81 (13.19%) Microsoft
20 78 (12.70%) Objective-C
21 72 (11.73%) JIRA
22 70 (11.40%) HTML5
23 68 (11.07%) Degree
24 65 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
25 64 (10.42%) Redux
25 64 (10.42%) OO
25 64 (10.42%) Finance
26 59 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
26 59 (9.61%) React

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 23 (3.75%) CMS
2 19 (3.09%) Joomla!
2 19 (3.09%) WordPress
3 10 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.14%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.81%) Drupal
7 4 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.33%) IIS
9 2 (0.33%) Jetty
10 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 43 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) InVision
4 3 (0.49%) Sketch
5 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 21 (3.42%) Magento
2 19 (3.09%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (1.14%) Carpe Diem
3 7 (1.14%) Elite 3E
4 5 (0.81%) GoldMine
5 3 (0.49%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 85 (13.84%) AWS
2 42 (6.84%) Azure
3 21 (3.42%) Office 365
4 16 (2.61%) Google Play
4 16 (2.61%) SaaS
5 15 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.95%) Firebase
7 9 (1.47%) PaaS
8 8 (1.30%) GitHub
9 7 (1.14%) GCP
9 7 (1.14%) npm
9 7 (1.14%) WhatsApp
10 6 (0.98%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.49%) Datadog
11 3 (0.49%) Serverless
12 2 (0.33%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.33%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.33%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.91%) LAN
2 21 (3.42%) Bluetooth
3 20 (3.26%) WAN
4 15 (2.44%) Skype
5 14 (2.28%) VoIP
6 11 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.63%) RFID
7 10 (1.63%) WLAN
8 9 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.30%) Wireless
10 7 (1.14%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.98%) VPN
12 5 (0.81%) HTTP
12 5 (0.81%) Internet
12 5 (0.81%) MQTT
13 4 (0.65%) Firewall
13 4 (0.65%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.65%) SSL
14 3 (0.49%) DNS
14 3 (0.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.47%) MySQL
2 42 (6.84%) SQL Server
3 31 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (3.09%) Big Data
5 12 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.30%) MariaDB
7 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (0.98%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.81%) GIS
10 4 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.49%) SQLite
12 2 (0.33%) Electronic Patient Records
12 2 (0.33%) FileMaker
12 2 (0.33%) Redis
13 1 (0.16%) Cosmos DB
13 1 (0.16%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.16%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 87 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 72 (11.73%) JIRA
3 43 (7.00%) Maven
3 43 (7.00%) Selenium
4 42 (6.84%) Xcode
5 37 (6.03%) Android Studio
6 36 (5.86%) Cucumber
7 32 (5.21%) Appium
8 25 (4.07%) Bitbucket
9 15 (2.44%) Mockito
10 12 (1.95%) Calabash
10 12 (1.95%) JMeter
11 11 (1.79%) monkeyrunner
11 11 (1.79%) Robotium
11 11 (1.79%) TestRail
12 10 (1.63%) Crashlytics
12 10 (1.63%) Eclipse
13 9 (1.47%) NetBeans
14 8 (1.30%) NUnit
14 8 (1.30%) Robot Framework
General
1 64 (10.42%) Finance
2 32 (5.21%) Banking
3 21 (3.42%) Games
4 16 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.44%) Electronics
5 15 (2.44%) Retail
6 13 (2.12%) Billing
7 9 (1.47%) Back Office
7 9 (1.47%) Law
7 9 (1.47%) Legal
7 9 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.47%) Public Sector
8 5 (0.81%) German Language
9 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.49%) Marketing
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 354 (57.65%) Developer
2 80 (13.03%) Android Developer
3 67 (10.91%) Graduate
4 65 (10.59%) Mobile Developer
5 53 (8.63%) Software Engineer
6 51 (8.31%) Senior Developer
7 48 (7.82%) Software Developer
8 44 (7.17%) Graduate Developer
9 43 (7.00%) Applications Developer
9 43 (7.00%) Java Developer
10 41 (6.68%) Analyst
10 41 (6.68%) PHP Developer
11 38 (6.19%) Java Engineer
12 33 (5.37%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 32 (5.21%) Junior
14 26 (4.23%) .NET Developer
14 26 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
15 25 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 24 (3.91%) C# Developer
17 22 (3.58%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (25.41%) HTML
2 139 (22.64%) CSS
3 120 (19.54%) .NET
4 70 (11.40%) HTML5
5 64 (10.42%) Redux
6 59 (9.61%) React
6 59 (9.61%) React Native
7 56 (9.12%) REST
8 55 (8.96%) jQuery
8 55 (8.96%) Web Services
9 46 (7.49%) XML
10 45 (7.33%) AngularJS
11 43 (7.00%) JSON
12 36 (5.86%) RESTful
13 34 (5.54%) Node.js
14 31 (5.05%) CSS3
15 30 (4.89%) WinForms
16 28 (4.56%) Ajax
17 25 (4.07%) Android SDK
18 23 (3.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 169 (27.52%) Mobile App
2 51 (8.31%) User Experience
3 46 (7.49%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (2.44%) iPhone
6 14 (2.28%) Mobile Computing
7 13 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 10 (1.63%) Smartphone
8 10 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (1.47%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.47%) Renewable Energy
10 7 (1.14%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.14%) Thin Client
11 6 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (0.98%) iPad
11 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.98%) Over-the-Top Content
11 6 (0.98%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.81%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 425 (69.22%) Apple iOS
2 117 (19.06%) Windows
3 47 (7.65%) Linux
4 35 (5.70%) Windows 10
5 26 (4.23%) Windows 7
6 19 (3.09%) Mac OS
7 15 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.30%) Mac OS X
9 8 (1.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 8 (1.30%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.14%) Unix
11 6 (0.98%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.81%) webOS
12 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.33%) Debian
14 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.16%) CentOS
15 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (33.71%) Android Development
2 194 (31.60%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (25.90%) Mobile Development
4 126 (20.52%) iOS Development
5 121 (19.71%) Software Engineering
6 65 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
7 64 (10.42%) OO
8 59 (9.61%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (9.12%) MVC
10 55 (8.96%) Web Development
11 53 (8.63%) Test Automation
12 51 (8.31%) Unit Testing
13 46 (7.49%) Computer Science
13 46 (7.49%) TDD
14 40 (6.51%) BDD
15 38 (6.19%) Analytics
15 38 (6.19%) OOP
16 36 (5.86%) Artificial Intelligence
17 35 (5.70%) Front End Development
18 34 (5.54%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 229 (37.30%) Java
2 216 (35.18%) JavaScript
3 171 (27.85%) C#
4 96 (15.64%) SQL
5 83 (13.52%) PHP
6 81 (13.19%) Python
7 78 (12.70%) Objective-C
8 56 (9.12%) Kotlin
9 53 (8.63%) Apple Swift
10 44 (7.17%) C++
11 29 (4.72%) C
12 23 (3.75%) Ruby
13 12 (1.95%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.79%) Groovy
15 7 (1.14%) Java 8
16 6 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.98%) ES6
17 5 (0.81%) PHP 5
17 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (11.07%) Degree
2 34 (5.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.63%) MCSA
8 7 (1.14%) ISEB
8 7 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.98%) A+ Certification
10 5 (0.81%) CHECK Team Member
10 5 (0.81%) CREST Certified
10 5 (0.81%) Cyber Scheme
10 5 (0.81%) OSCE
10 5 (0.81%) OSCP
11 3 (0.49%) CISSP
12 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.47%) QA
2 8 (1.30%) SLA
3 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 38 (6.19%) Docker
2 34 (5.54%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.28%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.30%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.65%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (0.98%) Terraform
3 5 (0.81%) AirWatch
3 5 (0.81%) Kubernetes
3 5 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.65%) DameWare
5 3 (0.49%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (0.49%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.16%) Consul
7 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.28%) Xamarin
3 32 (5.21%) Citrix
4 23 (3.75%) Google
5 22 (3.58%) Apple
6 14 (2.28%) Oracle
7 13 (2.12%) Cisco
8 12 (1.95%) VMware
9 8 (1.30%) IBM
9 8 (1.30%) Sencha
10 7 (1.14%) HP
10 7 (1.14%) iManage
11 5 (0.81%) Sage
11 5 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.65%) Dell
12 4 (0.65%) Intel
12 4 (0.65%) Lotus
13 3 (0.49%) Novell
14 2 (0.33%) Adobe
14 2 (0.33%) Kaspersky