Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 134 217
Rank change year-on-year -1 +83 -22
Permanent jobs citing Android 526 632 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.27% 2.38% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 9.55% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 484 483 415
South East median annual salary £49,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.07% +3.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.06%

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 5,840 6,618 8,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.15% 24.90% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,822 5,418 7,173
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 +46 215 £47,500 +11.76% 38
Berkshire +70 128 £57,500 +43.75% 25
Hampshire -17 125 £50,000 +11.11% 13
East Sussex +45 67 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Surrey -33 60 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +8 46 £35,000 -4.11% 2
West Sussex -14 44 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +20 41 £35,000 -44.00% 11
Kent -38 3 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Middlesex -9 1 £120,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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.

1 358 (68.06%) Apple iOS
2 223 (42.40%) Java
3 193 (36.69%) Android Development
4 191 (36.31%) Mobile Development
5 186 (35.36%) JavaScript
6 149 (28.33%) Mobile App
7 134 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
8 129 (24.52%) C#
9 125 (23.76%) HTML
10 116 (22.05%) Windows
11 113 (21.48%) CSS
12 109 (20.72%) iOS Development
13 106 (20.15%) Software Engineering
14 92 (17.49%) AWS
15 91 (17.30%) Objective-C
16 86 (16.35%) .NET
17 78 (14.83%) Apple Swift
18 73 (13.88%) React
19 70 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
20 69 (13.12%) AngularJS
21 67 (12.74%) Redux
22 65 (12.36%) Kotlin
23 63 (11.98%) PHP
24 61 (11.60%) React Native
25 60 (11.41%) SQL
25 60 (11.41%) Python
25 60 (11.41%) Git (software)
26 59 (11.22%) Linux
27 58 (11.03%) OO
27 58 (11.03%) 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 9 (1.71%) CMS
2 8 (1.52%) WordPress
3 7 (1.33%) Joomla!
4 5 (0.95%) Apache
4 5 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.76%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.57%) Jetty
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (4.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.57%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) InVision
4 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.90%) GoldMine
2 9 (1.71%) Magento
3 7 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.57%) Carpe Diem
5 3 (0.57%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 92 (17.49%) AWS
2 43 (8.17%) Azure
3 22 (4.18%) Google Play
4 16 (3.04%) Office 365
5 13 (2.47%) PaaS
5 13 (2.47%) SaaS
6 11 (2.09%) GitHub
7 10 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.90%) npm
8 9 (1.71%) Amazon Cognito
9 6 (1.14%) WhatsApp
10 5 (0.95%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.95%) DigitalOcean
11 3 (0.57%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.38%) GCP
12 2 (0.38%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.38%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.80%) LAN
2 16 (3.04%) WAN
3 14 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.90%) Wireless
4 10 (1.90%) WLAN
5 8 (1.52%) LTE
5 8 (1.52%) RFID
5 8 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.33%) Bluetooth
6 7 (1.33%) Broadband
6 7 (1.33%) DHCP
6 7 (1.33%) DNS
7 6 (1.14%) HTTP
8 5 (0.95%) VPN
9 4 (0.76%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.76%) Internet
9 4 (0.76%) Skype
9 4 (0.76%) SSL
9 4 (0.76%) VoIP
10 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 51 (9.70%) MySQL
3 35 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (1.90%) Big Data
5 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.95%) Redis
8 5 (0.95%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.57%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.38%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.38%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.38%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.38%) Mixpanel
11 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.19%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.19%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 60 (11.41%) Git (software)
2 45 (8.56%) JIRA
2 45 (8.56%) Xcode
3 39 (7.41%) Android Studio
4 38 (7.22%) Maven
5 29 (5.51%) Bitbucket
6 20 (3.80%) Selenium
7 19 (3.61%) Cucumber
8 16 (3.04%) Visual Studio
9 14 (2.66%) Appium
10 9 (1.71%) Postman
11 8 (1.52%) JMeter
11 8 (1.52%) JUnit
12 5 (0.95%) Gradle
12 5 (0.95%) Grunt
12 5 (0.95%) webpack
13 4 (0.76%) Calabash
13 4 (0.76%) monkeyrunner
13 4 (0.76%) Robotium
13 4 (0.76%) TestRail
General
1 58 (11.03%) Finance
2 32 (6.08%) Games
3 31 (5.89%) Banking
4 22 (4.18%) Electronics
5 21 (3.99%) Retail
6 19 (3.61%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.66%) Public Sector
8 13 (2.47%) Billing
8 13 (2.47%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.71%) Back Office
10 8 (1.52%) Legal
11 7 (1.33%) Marketing
12 5 (0.95%) Law
13 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.76%) German Language
14 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.38%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) Advertising
15 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.19%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 326 (61.98%) Developer
2 92 (17.49%) Android Developer
3 83 (15.78%) Mobile Developer
4 47 (8.94%) Applications Developer
5 44 (8.37%) Java Developer
6 43 (8.17%) Senior Developer
7 40 (7.60%) Software Engineer
8 38 (7.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 37 (7.03%) PHP Developer
10 34 (6.46%) Software Developer
11 33 (6.27%) Graduate
12 32 (6.08%) Java Engineer
12 32 (6.08%) Junior
13 31 (5.89%) Analyst
14 28 (5.32%) Lead Developer
15 27 (5.13%) Junior Developer
16 25 (4.75%) Graduate Developer
16 25 (4.75%) React Developer
17 24 (4.56%) .NET Developer
17 24 (4.56%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (23.76%) HTML
2 113 (21.48%) CSS
3 86 (16.35%) .NET
4 73 (13.88%) React
5 69 (13.12%) AngularJS
6 67 (12.74%) Redux
7 61 (11.60%) React Native
8 50 (9.51%) HTML5
9 47 (8.94%) jQuery
10 44 (8.37%) Web Services
11 30 (5.70%) .NET Framework
12 29 (5.51%) ASP.NET
13 25 (4.75%) Node.js
14 24 (4.56%) REST
15 23 (4.37%) Android SDK
15 23 (4.37%) CSS3
16 22 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (4.18%) XML
17 21 (3.99%) iOS SDK
18 20 (3.80%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 149 (28.33%) Mobile App
2 48 (9.13%) Greenfield Project
3 42 (7.98%) User Experience
4 26 (4.94%) Smartphone
5 16 (3.04%) iPhone
6 12 (2.28%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.71%) Mobile Computing
7 9 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.14%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.95%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.57%) Animation
12 3 (0.57%) AS400
12 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.57%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.57%) iPad
12 3 (0.57%) iSeries
12 3 (0.57%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 358 (68.06%) Apple iOS
2 116 (22.05%) Windows
3 59 (11.22%) Linux
4 29 (5.51%) Windows 10
5 18 (3.42%) Windows 7
6 16 (3.04%) Mac OS
7 9 (1.71%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.33%) tvOS
9 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.14%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.95%) webOS
11 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.57%) Unix
12 3 (0.57%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.19%) CentOS
13 1 (0.19%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (36.69%) Android Development
2 191 (36.31%) Mobile Development
3 134 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (20.72%) iOS Development
5 106 (20.15%) Software Engineering
6 70 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (11.03%) OO
8 48 (9.13%) Mobile Application Development
9 43 (8.17%) Computer Science
10 42 (7.98%) Web Development
11 39 (7.41%) MVC
12 38 (7.22%) Test Automation
13 37 (7.03%) TDD
14 34 (6.46%) OOP
15 30 (5.70%) BDD
16 28 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (5.32%) Front End Development
17 26 (4.94%) Scrum
18 25 (4.75%) Artificial Intelligence
18 25 (4.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (42.40%) Java
2 186 (35.36%) JavaScript
3 129 (24.52%) C#
4 91 (17.30%) Objective-C
5 78 (14.83%) Apple Swift
6 65 (12.36%) Kotlin
7 63 (11.98%) PHP
8 60 (11.41%) Python
8 60 (11.41%) SQL
9 56 (10.65%) C++
10 39 (7.41%) C
11 13 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 12 (2.28%) Ruby
12 12 (2.28%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.95%) PHP 5
14 4 (0.76%) Groovy
14 4 (0.76%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.57%) ES6
15 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.38%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 54 (10.27%) Degree
2 36 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.13%) DV Cleared
4 20 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.57%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.57%) MCSA
10 2 (0.38%) ISEB
10 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.38%) PhD
11 1 (0.19%) CISSP
11 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (6.65%) Docker
2 26 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.52%) Firmware
4 6 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
7 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.09%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.95%) AirWatch
4 4 (0.76%) DameWare
5 3 (0.57%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (0.57%) Terraform
6 2 (0.38%) SCCM
7 1 (0.19%) Consul
7 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.70%) Xamarin
3 25 (4.75%) Google
4 23 (4.37%) Apple
5 10 (1.90%) Sage
6 9 (1.71%) Citrix
7 7 (1.33%) Huawei
7 7 (1.33%) VMware
8 6 (1.14%) IBM
8 6 (1.14%) SAP
9 5 (0.95%) Rollbar
10 4 (0.76%) Intel
10 4 (0.76%) Lotus
10 4 (0.76%) Sencha
11 3 (0.57%) Adobe
11 3 (0.57%) Cisco
11 3 (0.57%) iManage
11 3 (0.57%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle
12 2 (0.38%) Virgin Media