Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 108 126 122
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 +100
Permanent jobs citing Android 354 479 693
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.81% 2.37% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.15% 9.98% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 323 436 524
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +29.41% -5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £55,313
90th Percentile £69,350 £74,375 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,691 4,800 6,701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.36% 23.77% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,177 4,007 5,537
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +21 168 £55,000 - 25
Berkshire +20 117 £56,250 -2.17% 16
Surrey +73 89 £62,500 +8.70% 11
Hampshire +8 59 £50,000 -13.04% 10
Buckinghamshire +3 27 £62,500 +42.86% 5
Oxfordshire +24 24 £55,000 +37.50% 4
East Sussex -32 19 £60,000 +33.33% 2
West Sussex +22 9 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Kent +15 7 £40,000 +48.15% 5
Android
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 242 (68.36%) Apple iOS
2 177 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (40.11%) Java
4 139 (39.27%) Android Development
5 137 (38.70%) Mobile Development
6 127 (35.88%) Mobile App
7 108 (30.51%) iOS Development
8 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
9 80 (22.60%) C#
10 77 (21.75%) Git (software)
11 63 (17.80%) Mobile Application Development
11 63 (17.80%) Objective-C
12 61 (17.23%) React Native
13 60 (16.95%) Microservices
13 60 (16.95%) iPhone
14 58 (16.38%) Finance
15 57 (16.10%) OO
16 55 (15.54%) Degree
17 53 (14.97%) Logistics
17 53 (14.97%) RESTful
17 53 (14.97%) Docker
18 52 (14.69%) Renewable Energy
19 51 (14.41%) .NET
20 50 (14.12%) C++
20 50 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
21 46 (12.99%) React
21 46 (12.99%) Xamarin
22 45 (12.71%) Python
23 44 (12.43%) Test Automation
24 43 (12.15%) HTML

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 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.69%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.41%) CMS
4 5 (1.41%) WordPress
5 4 (1.13%) Confluence
5 4 (1.13%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) Apache
7 1 (0.28%) DNN
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.56%) InVision
2 2 (0.56%) Sketch
3 1 (0.28%) Figma
3 1 (0.28%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Magento
1 4 (1.13%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.76%) Azure
2 28 (7.91%) Google Play
3 26 (7.34%) SaaS
4 24 (6.78%) Microsoft 365
5 21 (5.93%) AWS
6 15 (4.24%) BrowserStack
7 7 (1.98%) Amazon Alexa
7 7 (1.98%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.69%) PaaS
9 4 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.13%) GitHub
9 4 (1.13%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.85%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.85%) Slack
11 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.28%) GCP
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.28%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.98%) HTTP
2 7 (1.98%) Skype
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (1.41%) Firewall
3 5 (1.41%) VPN
4 4 (1.13%) DNS
5 3 (0.85%) Bluetooth
5 3 (0.85%) DHCP
5 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 3 (0.85%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.85%) WLAN
6 2 (0.56%) Wireless
7 1 (0.28%) H.323
7 1 (0.28%) LAN
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.47%) MySQL
2 25 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.65%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.85%) SQLite
6 2 (0.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 77 (21.75%) Git (software)
2 39 (11.02%) JIRA
3 26 (7.34%) Selenium
4 22 (6.21%) Appium
5 19 (5.37%) Android Studio
5 19 (5.37%) Jenkins
6 18 (5.08%) Bitbucket
6 18 (5.08%) Xcode
7 10 (2.82%) Postman
8 9 (2.54%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.41%) JMeter
10 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.85%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.85%) Cypress.io
11 3 (0.85%) Gradle
12 2 (0.56%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.56%) JUnit
13 1 (0.28%) Ant
13 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (16.38%) Finance
2 15 (4.24%) Electronics
3 10 (2.82%) Retail
4 9 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (2.26%) Games
6 6 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.41%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.13%) Banking
8 4 (1.13%) Marketing
9 3 (0.85%) Automotive
9 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 203 (57.34%) Developer
2 95 (26.84%) Mobile Developer
3 47 (13.28%) Consultant
4 37 (10.45%) React Developer
5 34 (9.60%) Senior Developer
6 30 (8.47%) Senior Consultant
7 27 (7.63%) PHP Developer
8 24 (6.78%) Xamarin Developer
9 22 (6.21%) Android Developer
10 21 (5.93%) Tester
11 19 (5.37%) Java Consultant
12 17 (4.80%) Applications Developer
12 17 (4.80%) Senior Java Consultant
13 14 (3.95%) IT Engineer
13 14 (3.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 13 (3.67%) Test Engineer
15 12 (3.39%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.39%) Software Engineer
16 11 (3.11%) Analyst
16 11 (3.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (17.23%) React Native
2 53 (14.97%) RESTful
3 51 (14.41%) .NET
4 46 (12.99%) React
5 43 (12.15%) HTML
6 39 (11.02%) Node.js
7 37 (10.45%) CSS
8 35 (9.89%) ASP.NET
9 30 (8.47%) Redux
10 29 (8.19%) Web Services
11 25 (7.06%) Entity Framework
12 22 (6.21%) .NET Framework
13 17 (4.80%) CodeIgniter
13 17 (4.80%) JMS
13 17 (4.80%) JPA
13 17 (4.80%) Lambda Expressions
14 15 (4.24%) JSON
15 14 (3.95%) .NET Core
16 13 (3.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 12 (3.39%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 127 (35.88%) Mobile App
2 60 (16.95%) iPhone
3 52 (14.69%) Renewable Energy
4 50 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (7.06%) User Experience
6 24 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.13%) Oculus Rift
11 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.85%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 242 (68.36%) Apple iOS
2 39 (11.02%) Windows
3 23 (6.50%) Linux
4 19 (5.37%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.39%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.98%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (39.27%) Android Development
3 137 (38.70%) Mobile Development
4 108 (30.51%) iOS Development
5 63 (17.80%) Mobile Application Development
6 60 (16.95%) Microservices
7 57 (16.10%) OO
8 53 (14.97%) Logistics
9 44 (12.43%) Test Automation
10 40 (11.30%) Computer Science
11 39 (11.02%) Web Development
12 36 (10.17%) DevOps
12 36 (10.17%) Software Testing
13 35 (9.89%) Open Source
14 34 (9.60%) TDD
14 34 (9.60%) Thought Leadership
15 28 (7.91%) OOP
15 28 (7.91%) Scrum
16 27 (7.63%) MVC
17 26 (7.34%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (40.11%) Java
2 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 80 (22.60%) C#
4 63 (17.80%) Objective-C
5 50 (14.12%) C++
6 45 (12.71%) Python
7 40 (11.30%) PHP
8 37 (10.45%) Apple Swift
9 24 (6.78%) Kotlin
9 24 (6.78%) TypeScript
10 22 (6.21%) C
11 21 (5.93%) SQL
12 14 (3.95%) ES6
13 5 (1.41%) Ruby
14 3 (0.85%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (0.85%) Java 8
14 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.56%) Rust
16 1 (0.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 55 (15.54%) Degree
2 34 (9.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.41%) CCNA
3 5 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (1.41%) MCP
3 5 (1.41%) MCSE
3 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.13%) CISSP
5 3 (0.85%) CCSA
5 3 (0.85%) ISSAP
5 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.28%) CEH
7 1 (0.28%) HPE ATP
7 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.28%) SANS
7 1 (0.28%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.34%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) COBIT
2 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.28%) NIST
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (14.97%) Docker
2 18 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.69%) Firmware
6 5 (1.41%) vSphere
7 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (4.52%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (1.98%) SCCM
4 4 (1.13%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 46 (12.99%) Xamarin
2 38 (10.73%) Apple
3 37 (10.45%) Google
4 29 (8.19%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.95%) VMware
6 9 (2.54%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.69%) Meraki
8 5 (1.41%) Cisco
8 5 (1.41%) SAP
9 3 (0.85%) Avaya
9 3 (0.85%) CyberArk
9 3 (0.85%) ESET
9 3 (0.85%) Ruckus Wireless
9 3 (0.85%) Sophos
9 3 (0.85%) Veeam
10 2 (0.56%) Adobe
10 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.56%) Citrix
10 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.28%) Sun