Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 202 153
Rank change year-on-year +22 -49 +17
Permanent jobs citing Android 558 562 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.84% 1.60% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.71% 5.64% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 500 508 803
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,125 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 8312 9966 12358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.35% 28.33% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7175 8525 10629
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,550 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +28 232 £45,000 -10.00% 12
Surrey +48 136 £37,500 -14.29% 5
Berkshire +52 121 £42,500 -19.05% 5
Hampshire +8 83 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 68 £45,000 -7.76% 2
East Sussex -17 55 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Oxfordshire -11 43 £55,000 +10.00% 5
West Sussex +20 29 £37,500 +44.23%
Kent -12 18 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Middlesex - 4 £80,000 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Android.

1 310 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 251 (44.98%) Android Development
3 209 (37.46%) Java
4 199 (35.66%) HTML
5 192 (34.41%) JavaScript
6 191 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
7 181 (32.44%) CSS
7 181 (32.44%) Windows
8 178 (31.90%) Mobile App
9 170 (30.47%) C#
10 146 (26.16%) .NET
11 138 (24.73%) iOS Development
12 136 (24.37%) Git (software)
13 134 (24.01%) Degree
14 119 (21.33%) AngularJS
15 114 (20.43%) HTML5
16 113 (20.25%) SQL Server
17 102 (18.28%) MVC
18 95 (17.03%) ASP.NET
19 93 (16.67%) SQL
20 86 (15.41%) Mobile Development
21 85 (15.23%) Microsoft
22 79 (14.16%) Web Development
23 78 (13.98%) CSS3
24 76 (13.62%) Objective-C
25 72 (12.90%) Linux
26 68 (12.19%) jQuery
27 67 (12.01%) C++
27 67 (12.01%) Mobile Application Development
28 60 (10.75%) TDD

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 22 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.69%) Drupal
2 15 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.97%) WordPress
5 6 (1.08%) CMS
6 5 (0.90%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.72%) Apache
7 4 (0.72%) ExpressionEngine
7 4 (0.72%) IIS
7 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.54%) Moodle
8 3 (0.54%) nginx
8 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.54%) Totara
9 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.36%) Confluence
9 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.36%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Blender
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Magento
1 5 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.91%) SaaS
2 29 (5.20%) Google Play
3 27 (4.84%) Office 365
4 23 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.12%) Firebase
5 20 (3.58%) npm
6 18 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (2.69%) GitHub
8 12 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.72%) PaaS
11 2 (0.36%) G Suite
11 2 (0.36%) IaaS
11 2 (0.36%) Slack
11 2 (0.36%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.38%) WAN
2 27 (4.84%) LAN
3 25 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.76%) DNS
5 17 (3.05%) Extranet
6 16 (2.87%) Intranet
6 16 (2.87%) VoLTE
7 15 (2.69%) Ethernet
7 15 (2.69%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (2.69%) SS7
8 14 (2.51%) Wireless
9 13 (2.33%) DHCP
9 13 (2.33%) RFID
10 11 (1.97%) Firewall
10 11 (1.97%) Internet
10 11 (1.97%) VoIP
11 10 (1.79%) VPN
11 10 (1.79%) WLAN
12 8 (1.43%) NAS
13 7 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.35%) SQLite
3 34 (6.09%) MySQL
4 20 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.43%) Big Data
8 8 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.08%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.90%) Redis
11 4 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.54%) DB2
12 3 (0.54%) Infinispan
12 3 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 136 (24.37%) Git (software)
2 37 (6.63%) Visual Studio
3 32 (5.73%) Android Studio
3 32 (5.73%) gulp
4 30 (5.38%) Subversion
5 28 (5.02%) Eclipse
5 28 (5.02%) JIRA
6 24 (4.30%) Gradle
7 22 (3.94%) PostCSS
8 20 (3.58%) Bower
9 18 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (2.87%) JUnit
11 14 (2.51%) Selenium
12 13 (2.33%) Appium
12 13 (2.33%) Xcode
13 12 (2.15%) Jenkins
14 11 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
15 7 (1.25%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.25%) Mockito
16 6 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 47 (8.42%) Finance
2 43 (7.71%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.17%) Marketing
4 24 (4.30%) Electronics
5 21 (3.76%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.87%) Games
6 16 (2.87%) Retail
7 13 (2.33%) Legal
7 13 (2.33%) Publishing
8 8 (1.43%) Advertising
8 8 (1.43%) Back Office
9 7 (1.25%) Billing
10 5 (0.90%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Banking
11 1 (0.18%) French Language
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 355 (63.62%) Developer
2 128 (22.94%) Android Developer
3 66 (11.83%) Software Developer
4 51 (9.14%) Junior
4 51 (9.14%) Junior Developer
5 50 (8.96%) .NET Developer
6 48 (8.60%) Analyst
7 46 (8.24%) C# Developer
8 40 (7.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 40 (7.17%) Mobile Developer
9 39 (6.99%) iOS Developer
10 35 (6.27%) Applications Developer
10 35 (6.27%) Senior Developer
11 32 (5.73%) C# .NET Developer
12 31 (5.56%) IT Support
13 30 (5.38%) Java Developer
14 24 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 24 (4.30%) Graduate
15 22 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 21 (3.76%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (35.66%) HTML
2 181 (32.44%) CSS
3 146 (26.16%) .NET
4 119 (21.33%) AngularJS
5 114 (20.43%) HTML5
6 95 (17.03%) ASP.NET
7 78 (13.98%) CSS3
8 68 (12.19%) jQuery
9 56 (10.04%) XML
10 52 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (9.32%) RESTful
11 46 (8.24%) Android SDK
12 42 (7.53%) React Native
13 41 (7.35%) JSON
13 41 (7.35%) Sass
14 38 (6.81%) Web Services
15 36 (6.45%) REST
16 35 (6.27%) Ajax
16 35 (6.27%) Node.js
16 35 (6.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 178 (31.90%) Mobile App
2 50 (8.96%) User Experience
3 40 (7.17%) Computer Science
4 39 (6.99%) iPhone
5 30 (5.38%) Smartphone
6 26 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (2.69%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.51%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
11 8 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.25%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.25%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.90%) Fintech
13 5 (0.90%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.72%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.72%) Mobile Payment
15 3 (0.54%) BBC
15 3 (0.54%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 310 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 181 (32.44%) Windows
3 72 (12.90%) Linux
4 40 (7.17%) Windows Server
5 37 (6.63%) Unix
6 35 (6.27%) Windows 7
7 22 (3.94%) Windows Mobile
8 19 (3.41%) Windows 10
9 16 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (2.15%) Windows Phone
12 11 (1.97%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.61%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.43%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (44.98%) Android Development
2 191 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
3 138 (24.73%) iOS Development
4 102 (18.28%) MVC
5 86 (15.41%) Mobile Development
6 79 (14.16%) Web Development
7 67 (12.01%) Mobile Application Development
8 60 (10.75%) TDD
9 58 (10.39%) Unit Testing
10 54 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 46 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (7.89%) Scrum
13 38 (6.81%) Test Automation
14 36 (6.45%) OO
15 33 (5.91%) Front End Development
15 33 (5.91%) SDLC
16 29 (5.20%) BDD
17 28 (5.02%) Change Management
18 21 (3.76%) Penetration Testing
18 21 (3.76%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 209 (37.46%) Java
2 192 (34.41%) JavaScript
3 170 (30.47%) C#
4 93 (16.67%) SQL
5 76 (13.62%) Objective-C
6 67 (12.01%) C++
7 44 (7.89%) Apple Swift
8 41 (7.35%) PHP
9 37 (6.63%) C
10 30 (5.38%) Python
11 27 (4.84%) ECMAScript
12 26 (4.66%) Ruby
13 25 (4.48%) TypeScript
14 22 (3.94%) VB.NET
15 21 (3.76%) Bash Shell
16 18 (3.23%) Perl
17 13 (2.33%) T-SQL
18 12 (2.15%) ES6
19 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
19 5 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 134 (24.01%) Degree
2 52 (9.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.69%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.25%) MCSE
7 5 (0.90%) CEH
7 5 (0.90%) CISSP
7 5 (0.90%) MCP
8 4 (0.72%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.72%) CISM
8 4 (0.72%) MCSA
9 3 (0.54%) CCNA
9 3 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) ISEB
9 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.54%) MCDST
9 3 (0.54%) MCTS
9 3 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.43%) Docker
5 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.36%) XenServer
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (3.76%) SCCM
2 4 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.54%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.18%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 85 (15.23%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.17%) Xamarin
3 38 (6.81%) Google
4 33 (5.91%) Apple
5 22 (3.94%) SAP
6 17 (3.05%) VMware
7 12 (2.15%) Cisco
8 10 (1.79%) Oracle
8 10 (1.79%) RedGate
9 9 (1.61%) Adobe
9 9 (1.61%) HP
10 7 (1.25%) Telerik
11 6 (1.08%) Citrix
11 6 (1.08%) Sophos
12 3 (0.54%) Atmel
12 3 (0.54%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.54%) Siemens
12 3 (0.54%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.54%) Sony
12 3 (0.54%) Sun