Period
to 23 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 187 139
Rank change year-on-year -15 -48 +25
Permanent jobs citing Android 462 550 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.49% 1.74% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.46% 6.19% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 422 476 918
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,125 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 8,468 8,888 11,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.24% 28.10% 28.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,272 7,498 10,234
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,525 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £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 23 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 -19 171 £43,000 -4.44% 48
Surrey +12 102 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Berkshire +10 96 £43,000 -4.44% 23
Hampshire -29 84 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Buckinghamshire -6 44 £40,000 -18.01% 14
East Sussex -37 42 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Oxfordshire -38 31 £55,000 +32.53% 11
West Sussex +23 28 £40,000 +53.85% 5
Kent -21 21 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Sussex - 6 £33,750 -
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
Android
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 267 (57.79%) Apple iOS
2 196 (42.42%) Android Development
3 163 (35.28%) JavaScript
4 158 (34.20%) Mobile App
5 150 (32.47%) HTML
6 148 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (28.35%) CSS
8 125 (27.06%) Java
9 124 (26.84%) Windows
10 110 (23.81%) C#
11 106 (22.94%) iOS Development
12 97 (21.00%) SQL
13 96 (20.78%) .NET
14 89 (19.26%) HTML5
15 88 (19.05%) Degree
16 85 (18.40%) AngularJS
17 80 (17.32%) Mobile Development
17 80 (17.32%) Git (software)
18 72 (15.58%) SQL Server
19 64 (13.85%) MVC
20 61 (13.20%) Microsoft
21 60 (12.99%) ASP.NET
22 59 (12.77%) CSS3
23 56 (12.12%) C++
23 56 (12.12%) Linux
23 56 (12.12%) Web Development
24 54 (11.69%) User Experience
25 51 (11.04%) jQuery
26 49 (10.61%) MySQL
27 45 (9.74%) RESTful

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 13 (2.81%) MS Exchange
1 13 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.95%) Confluence
2 9 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (1.52%) Apache
3 7 (1.52%) WordPress
4 6 (1.30%) Drupal
5 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.87%) ExpressionEngine
6 4 (0.87%) nginx
7 3 (0.65%) CMS
7 3 (0.65%) IIS
8 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.43%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.22%) Totara
Applications
1 20 (4.33%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) Blender
7 1 (0.22%) Maya
7 1 (0.22%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.28%) SaaS
2 21 (4.55%) Firebase
2 21 (4.55%) Office 365
3 19 (4.11%) GitHub
3 19 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (3.46%) Google Play
6 14 (3.03%) npm
7 5 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.87%) TestFlight
9 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.65%) PaaS
10 2 (0.43%) G Suite
10 2 (0.43%) IaaS
10 2 (0.43%) Slack
11 1 (0.22%) Akamai
11 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.84%) WAN
2 22 (4.76%) LAN
3 20 (4.33%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.25%) RFID
5 14 (3.03%) DNS
6 13 (2.81%) FTP
6 13 (2.81%) SSH
6 13 (2.81%) Telnet
6 13 (2.81%) Wireless
7 12 (2.60%) VPN
8 11 (2.38%) WLAN
9 10 (2.16%) Extranet
9 10 (2.16%) Internet
9 10 (2.16%) Intranet
9 10 (2.16%) VoIP
10 9 (1.95%) DHCP
11 8 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (1.52%) Ethernet
12 7 (1.52%) Radio Access Network
12 7 (1.52%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.61%) MySQL
3 40 (8.66%) SQLite
4 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.65%) Big Data
9 3 (0.65%) DB2
9 3 (0.65%) Infinispan
9 3 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.65%) Redis
10 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 80 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 30 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 29 (6.28%) JIRA
4 25 (5.41%) Android Studio
4 25 (5.41%) Subversion
5 22 (4.76%) Xcode
6 21 (4.55%) Selenium
7 16 (3.46%) gulp
8 15 (3.25%) PostCSS
9 14 (3.03%) Appium
10 13 (2.81%) Bower
11 12 (2.60%) Jenkins
12 10 (2.16%) Eclipse
12 10 (2.16%) Gradle
13 9 (1.95%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (1.52%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.52%) JUnit
16 4 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (0.87%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (6.28%) Finance
2 27 (5.84%) Marketing
3 22 (4.76%) Retail
4 19 (4.11%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.90%) Games
6 14 (3.03%) Electronics
7 13 (2.81%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.38%) Advertising
9 5 (1.08%) Law
10 4 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.87%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 273 (59.09%) Developer
2 99 (21.43%) Android Developer
3 48 (10.39%) Mobile Developer
4 37 (8.01%) Software Developer
5 36 (7.79%) iOS Developer
6 32 (6.93%) .NET Developer
7 31 (6.71%) Analyst
7 31 (6.71%) Applications Developer
8 30 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 28 (6.06%) Junior
9 28 (6.06%) Junior Developer
10 27 (5.84%) C# Developer
11 26 (5.63%) Software Engineer
12 24 (5.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (5.19%) Java Developer
13 23 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (4.98%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (4.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 18 (3.90%) Graduate
15 18 (3.90%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (32.47%) HTML
2 131 (28.35%) CSS
3 96 (20.78%) .NET
4 89 (19.26%) HTML5
5 85 (18.40%) AngularJS
6 60 (12.99%) ASP.NET
7 59 (12.77%) CSS3
8 51 (11.04%) jQuery
9 45 (9.74%) RESTful
10 43 (9.31%) Node.js
11 40 (8.66%) XML
12 36 (7.79%) React Native
13 35 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (6.93%) Sass
15 31 (6.71%) JSON
16 30 (6.49%) Android SDK
17 28 (6.06%) Ajax
18 27 (5.84%) React
19 24 (5.19%) iOS SDK
19 24 (5.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 158 (34.20%) Mobile App
2 54 (11.69%) User Experience
3 37 (8.01%) Computer Science
3 37 (8.01%) iPhone
4 18 (3.90%) Mobile Computing
5 17 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (3.46%) Smartphone
7 13 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.81%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.30%) BBC
10 6 (1.30%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.08%) Fintech
11 5 (1.08%) N-Tier
11 5 (1.08%) Smart Home
12 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.87%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 267 (57.79%) Apple iOS
2 124 (26.84%) Windows
3 56 (12.12%) Linux
4 34 (7.36%) Windows Server
5 32 (6.93%) Unix
6 23 (4.98%) Windows 7
7 14 (3.03%) Windows 10
7 14 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
8 13 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.08%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (42.42%) Android Development
2 148 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (22.94%) iOS Development
4 80 (17.32%) Mobile Development
5 64 (13.85%) MVC
6 56 (12.12%) Web Development
7 45 (9.74%) Software Engineering
8 41 (8.87%) Mobile Application Development
9 37 (8.01%) TDD
10 36 (7.79%) Scrum
10 36 (7.79%) Unit Testing
11 34 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (7.36%) Test Automation
12 30 (6.49%) SDLC
13 25 (5.41%) Front End Development
13 25 (5.41%) OO
14 21 (4.55%) Change Management
15 20 (4.33%) BDD
15 20 (4.33%) Penetration Testing
16 19 (4.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 163 (35.28%) JavaScript
2 125 (27.06%) Java
3 110 (23.81%) C#
4 97 (21.00%) SQL
5 56 (12.12%) C++
6 45 (9.74%) Objective-C
7 43 (9.31%) PHP
8 41 (8.87%) Apple Swift
9 25 (5.41%) C
10 22 (4.76%) Python
11 16 (3.46%) Ruby
11 16 (3.46%) TypeScript
12 14 (3.03%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.81%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.16%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.52%) Perl
16 6 (1.30%) R
17 5 (1.08%) ES6
17 5 (1.08%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.65%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 88 (19.05%) Degree
2 33 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.46%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.16%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.87%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.65%) A+ Certification
8 3 (0.65%) CEH
8 3 (0.65%) CISSP
8 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.65%) MCP
8 3 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.43%) CISM
9 2 (0.43%) MCITP
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.22%) MCSE
10 1 (0.22%) PhD
10 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.01%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.73%) Docker
3 5 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.43%) XenServer
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (4.76%) SCCM
2 5 (1.08%) HockeyApp
3 4 (0.87%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.22%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 61 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.74%) Xamarin
3 26 (5.63%) Apple
4 23 (4.98%) Google
5 12 (2.60%) Cisco
6 11 (2.38%) SAP
7 10 (2.16%) RedGate
8 9 (1.95%) HP
9 8 (1.73%) Adobe
9 8 (1.73%) VMware
10 6 (1.30%) Citrix
10 6 (1.30%) Oracle
10 6 (1.30%) Telerik
11 5 (1.08%) Sony
11 5 (1.08%) Sophos
12 4 (0.87%) Actuate
13 3 (0.65%) Atmel
13 3 (0.65%) Avaya
13 3 (0.65%) Ivanti
13 3 (0.65%) Siemens