Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 132 160
Rank change year-on-year +29 +28 +10
Permanent jobs citing Android 237 609 584
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.97% 2.40% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.24% 9.38% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 233 563 499
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 1,937 6,496 7,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.25% 25.58% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,563 5,357 5,963
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,325 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

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 21 October 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 October 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 +61 103 £55,000 +18.28% 11
Berkshire +55 65 £51,250 +7.89% 9
Surrey +51 51 £57,500 +27.78% 6
Hampshire +27 51 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Oxfordshire +31 21 £67,500 +80.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +66 17 £55,000 +71.88%
Kent +68 16 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East Sussex +26 14 £43,750 +2.94% 1
West Sussex -23 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Android
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 151 (63.71%) Apple iOS
2 131 (55.27%) Android Development
3 119 (50.21%) Java
4 97 (40.93%) Mobile Development
5 91 (38.40%) JavaScript
6 89 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (37.13%) iOS Development
8 58 (24.47%) React Native
9 56 (23.63%) PHP
10 55 (23.21%) Mobile App
11 53 (22.36%) C#
12 51 (21.52%) HTML
12 51 (21.52%) SQL Server
13 50 (21.10%) Apple Swift
14 49 (20.68%) CSS
15 47 (19.83%) Web Development
16 44 (18.57%) OO
16 44 (18.57%) MySQL
16 44 (18.57%) Objective-C
17 42 (17.72%) .NET
17 42 (17.72%) React
18 41 (17.30%) Web Services
18 41 (17.30%) Xcode
19 39 (16.46%) Python
20 38 (16.03%) Kotlin
21 37 (15.61%) Git (software)
21 37 (15.61%) jQuery
22 35 (14.77%) OOP
22 35 (14.77%) Android Studio
23 27 (11.39%) Greenfield Project

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 17 (7.17%) CMS
1 17 (7.17%) Joomla!
1 17 (7.17%) WordPress
2 7 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.27%) Confluence
4 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
4 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.84%) nginx
4 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) InDesign
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.22%) Magento
1 10 (4.22%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.84%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (0.84%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.06%) Azure
2 10 (4.22%) AWS
3 9 (3.80%) BrowserStack
4 8 (3.38%) Google Play
4 8 (3.38%) Office 365
5 4 (1.69%) GCP
6 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.27%) SaaS
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.42%) IaaS
8 1 (0.42%) PaaS
8 1 (0.42%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.06%) Bluetooth
2 6 (2.53%) HTTP
2 6 (2.53%) Skype
3 3 (1.27%) H.323
4 2 (0.84%) Firewall
4 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.42%) DNS
5 1 (0.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 44 (18.57%) MySQL
3 11 (4.64%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.69%) SQLite
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.84%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.84%) DB2
7 2 (0.84%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (0.84%) QlikView
7 2 (0.84%) Redis
8 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.42%) Power BI
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.30%) Xcode
2 37 (15.61%) Git (software)
3 35 (14.77%) Android Studio
4 26 (10.97%) JIRA
5 24 (10.13%) Jenkins
6 20 (8.44%) Bitbucket
7 14 (5.91%) Selenium
8 13 (5.49%) Appium
9 9 (3.80%) Postman
10 4 (1.69%) CircleCI
10 4 (1.69%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.69%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.69%) git-flow
10 4 (1.69%) Gradle
10 4 (1.69%) JUnit
11 3 (1.27%) Mockito
12 2 (0.84%) Cypress.io
12 2 (0.84%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.84%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (5.91%) Finance
2 11 (4.64%) Games
2 11 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (4.22%) Public Sector
4 9 (3.80%) Electronics
4 9 (3.80%) Retail
5 3 (1.27%) Marketing
5 3 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Automotive
6 2 (0.84%) French Language
6 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 174 (73.42%) Developer
2 59 (24.89%) Mobile Developer
3 50 (21.10%) Android Developer
4 41 (17.30%) Senior Developer
5 34 (14.35%) PHP Developer
6 19 (8.02%) React Developer
6 19 (8.02%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.91%) Applications Developer
8 14 (5.91%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.91%) Senior Mobile Developer
9 13 (5.49%) iOS Developer
9 13 (5.49%) Tester
10 12 (5.06%) Salesforce Developer
11 11 (4.64%) Consultant
11 11 (4.64%) iOS Android Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Automation Tester
12 9 (3.80%) Java Android Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 9 (3.80%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.47%) React Native
2 51 (21.52%) HTML
3 49 (20.68%) CSS
4 42 (17.72%) .NET
4 42 (17.72%) React
5 41 (17.30%) Web Services
6 37 (15.61%) jQuery
7 26 (10.97%) JSON
8 25 (10.55%) AngularJS
9 24 (10.13%) CodeIgniter
10 23 (9.70%) XML
11 18 (7.59%) Redux
12 17 (7.17%) Node.js
13 16 (6.75%) REST
14 15 (6.33%) RESTful
15 14 (5.91%) ASP.NET
16 13 (5.49%) .NET Core
17 12 (5.06%) Visualforce
18 11 (4.64%) Entity Framework
19 10 (4.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 55 (23.21%) Mobile App
2 27 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (8.86%) iPhone
4 11 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.80%) Renewable Energy
6 7 (2.95%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.53%) User Experience
8 5 (2.11%) Mobile Games
9 4 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.84%) AS400
11 2 (0.84%) iSeries
11 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 151 (63.71%) Apple iOS
2 17 (7.17%) Windows
3 10 (4.22%) Linux
4 5 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (55.27%) Android Development
2 97 (40.93%) Mobile Development
3 89 (37.55%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (37.13%) iOS Development
5 47 (19.83%) Web Development
6 44 (18.57%) OO
7 35 (14.77%) OOP
8 26 (10.97%) Mobile Application Development
8 26 (10.97%) Scrum
9 25 (10.55%) Test Automation
10 22 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (8.86%) Logistics
12 19 (8.02%) MVVM
13 18 (7.59%) Requirements Gathering
13 18 (7.59%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.17%) Content Management
15 15 (6.33%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (5.49%) API Testing
16 13 (5.49%) Computer Science
16 13 (5.49%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 119 (50.21%) Java
2 91 (38.40%) JavaScript
3 56 (23.63%) PHP
4 53 (22.36%) C#
5 50 (21.10%) Apple Swift
6 44 (18.57%) Objective-C
7 39 (16.46%) Python
8 38 (16.03%) Kotlin
9 23 (9.70%) SQL
10 22 (9.28%) C++
11 16 (6.75%) Ruby
12 12 (5.06%) Apex Code
12 12 (5.06%) SOQL
13 9 (3.80%) C
14 5 (2.11%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.69%) ANSI SQL
15 4 (1.69%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.27%) GLSL
16 3 (1.27%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 25 (10.55%) Degree
2 5 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.11%) MCP
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.84%) PhD
4 1 (0.42%) CEH
4 1 (0.42%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.42%) MCSA
4 1 (0.42%) MCSE
4 1 (0.42%) SANS
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) QA
2 6 (2.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.84%) GDPR
4 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.11%) Terminal Server
3 3 (1.27%) Docker
3 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (9.28%) Xamarin
2 18 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.91%) Google
4 12 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (3.80%) Zend
6 5 (2.11%) Citrix
7 3 (1.27%) NVIDIA
8 2 (0.84%) IBM
8 2 (0.84%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle
8 2 (0.84%) Perfecto Mobile
8 2 (0.84%) SAP
9 1 (0.42%) Adobe
9 1 (0.42%) Apple
9 1 (0.42%) Dell
9 1 (0.42%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.42%) VMware