Period
to 2 June 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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South East
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 126 217
Rank change year-on-year +5 +91 -77
Permanent jobs citing Android 388 670 440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.45% 2.57% 1.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.51% 10.26% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 412 533 389
Median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £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 3,691 6,533 7,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.29% 25.09% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,035 5,283 6,425
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +55 182 £55,000 +15.79% 17
Berkshire +50 117 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Hampshire -39 74 £57,500 +21.05% 7
East Sussex +87 73 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Surrey -17 48 £57,500 +59.72% 5
Buckinghamshire +35 43 £42,500 - 3
Oxfordshire -4 22 £47,500 +15.15% 9
West Sussex -13 6 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Kent +11 5 £60,000 +77.78% 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 251 (64.69%) Apple iOS
2 226 (58.25%) Android Development
3 209 (53.87%) Mobile Development
4 163 (42.01%) Java
5 155 (39.95%) Mobile App
6 117 (30.15%) Kotlin
7 110 (28.35%) iOS Development
8 108 (27.84%) JavaScript
9 87 (22.42%) Apple Swift
10 84 (21.65%) HTML
10 84 (21.65%) Objective-C
11 82 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
12 81 (20.88%) C#
13 76 (19.59%) React Native
14 74 (19.07%) CSS
15 71 (18.30%) React
16 66 (17.01%) Windows
17 60 (15.46%) SQL Server
17 60 (15.46%) .NET
17 60 (15.46%) Greenfield Project
18 57 (14.69%) Mobile Application Development
18 57 (14.69%) AWS
19 55 (14.18%) Web Development
20 54 (13.92%) Software Engineering
20 54 (13.92%) PHP
21 52 (13.40%) OO
22 51 (13.14%) Android Studio
22 51 (13.14%) Redux
23 49 (12.63%) Git (software)
24 48 (12.37%) Web Services

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 10 (2.58%) CMS
1 10 (2.58%) WordPress
2 9 (2.32%) Joomla!
3 5 (1.29%) Apache
3 5 (1.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.52%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.26%) IIS
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.29%) InVision
3 4 (1.03%) Sketch
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.32%) Magento
1 9 (2.32%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (14.69%) AWS
2 45 (11.60%) Azure
3 12 (3.09%) GCP
3 12 (3.09%) Google Play
3 12 (3.09%) PaaS
3 12 (3.09%) SaaS
4 11 (2.84%) Amazon Cognito
5 10 (2.58%) Serverless
6 8 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.06%) Office 365
7 7 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.55%) GitHub
8 6 (1.55%) Power Platform
9 5 (1.29%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.29%) DigitalOcean
9 5 (1.29%) npm
10 3 (0.77%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.87%) Skype
2 9 (2.32%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.80%) H.323
4 5 (1.29%) DHCP
4 5 (1.29%) DNS
4 5 (1.29%) HTTP
5 4 (1.03%) Broadband
5 4 (1.03%) LAN
5 4 (1.03%) LTE
6 3 (0.77%) Internet
6 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.77%) WAN
7 2 (0.52%) Firewall
7 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.52%) VPN
7 2 (0.52%) WAAS
8 1 (0.26%) VLAN
8 1 (0.26%) VoIP
8 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.34%) MySQL
3 10 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.55%) Blockchain
4 6 (1.55%) Power BI
4 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.29%) Data Mining
5 5 (1.29%) Redis
6 3 (0.77%) Big Data
6 3 (0.77%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.52%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 51 (13.14%) Android Studio
2 49 (12.63%) Git (software)
3 42 (10.82%) Xcode
4 38 (9.79%) JIRA
5 33 (8.51%) Bitbucket
6 26 (6.70%) JUnit
7 18 (4.64%) Gradle
8 15 (3.87%) Visual Studio
9 14 (3.61%) Mockito
10 12 (3.09%) Selenium
11 10 (2.58%) git-flow
12 7 (1.80%) Subversion
13 6 (1.55%) NUnit
13 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio Code
14 5 (1.29%) Appium
14 5 (1.29%) Maven
14 5 (1.29%) webpack
15 4 (1.03%) Jenkins
16 2 (0.52%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (6.44%) Games
2 21 (5.41%) Finance
2 21 (5.41%) Retail
3 16 (4.12%) Marketing
4 15 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.09%) Electronics
7 8 (2.06%) Public Sector
8 6 (1.55%) Banking
9 5 (1.29%) Norwegian Language
10 4 (1.03%) Back Office
10 4 (1.03%) Law
10 4 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.03%) Publishing
11 3 (0.77%) Legal
12 2 (0.52%) Billing
12 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Automotive
13 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 292 (75.26%) Developer
2 128 (32.99%) Android Developer
3 95 (24.48%) Mobile Developer
4 41 (10.57%) PHP Developer
5 38 (9.79%) Senior Developer
6 34 (8.76%) Applications Developer
7 32 (8.25%) React Developer
8 29 (7.47%) Java Developer
9 25 (6.44%) Lead Developer
10 23 (5.93%) Software Engineer
11 22 (5.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 18 (4.64%) iOS Developer
12 18 (4.64%) Software Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Analyst
13 16 (4.12%) iOS Android Developer
14 15 (3.87%) .NET Developer
14 15 (3.87%) C# Developer
15 14 (3.61%) Graduate
16 13 (3.35%) Java Android Developer
16 13 (3.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (21.65%) HTML
2 76 (19.59%) React Native
3 74 (19.07%) CSS
4 71 (18.30%) React
5 60 (15.46%) .NET
6 51 (13.14%) Redux
7 48 (12.37%) Web Services
8 46 (11.86%) AngularJS
9 33 (8.51%) JSON
9 33 (8.51%) XML
10 32 (8.25%) HTML5
10 32 (8.25%) jQuery
11 28 (7.22%) Android SDK
11 28 (7.22%) CodeIgniter
12 25 (6.44%) .NET Framework
13 23 (5.93%) REST
14 21 (5.41%) ASP.NET
15 18 (4.64%) Node.js
15 18 (4.64%) Retrofit
16 17 (4.38%) Dagger
Miscellaneous
1 155 (39.95%) Mobile App
2 60 (15.46%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (6.96%) User Experience
4 19 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.64%) Smartphone
6 14 (3.61%) Video Conferencing
7 8 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.80%) iPhone
9 6 (1.55%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (1.55%) Robotics
10 5 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.77%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.77%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.52%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.52%) Social Media
13 1 (0.26%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.26%) Infotainment
13 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 251 (64.69%) Apple iOS
2 66 (17.01%) Windows
3 36 (9.28%) Linux
4 13 (3.35%) Windows 10
5 11 (2.84%) Mac OS
6 7 (1.80%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.80%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.52%) tvOS
8 2 (0.52%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.26%) Unix
9 1 (0.26%) VMS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (58.25%) Android Development
2 209 (53.87%) Mobile Development
3 110 (28.35%) iOS Development
4 82 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (14.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 55 (14.18%) Web Development
7 54 (13.92%) Software Engineering
8 52 (13.40%) OO
9 46 (11.86%) MVVM
9 46 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (11.34%) OOP
11 35 (9.02%) TDD
12 34 (8.76%) Test Automation
13 31 (7.99%) Requirements Gathering
14 30 (7.73%) Scrum
15 29 (7.47%) Computer Science
16 27 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (6.70%) DevOps
18 25 (6.44%) Artificial Intelligence
19 23 (5.93%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 163 (42.01%) Java
2 117 (30.15%) Kotlin
3 108 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 87 (22.42%) Apple Swift
5 84 (21.65%) Objective-C
6 81 (20.88%) C#
7 54 (13.92%) PHP
8 46 (11.86%) Python
9 42 (10.82%) SQL
10 37 (9.54%) C++
11 25 (6.44%) C
12 12 (3.09%) Ruby
13 7 (1.80%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.29%) PHP 5
16 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.52%) Go
17 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 37 (9.54%) Degree
2 21 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.32%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.52%) MCP
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.26%) CEH
7 1 (0.26%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.26%) MCSA
7 1 (0.26%) MCSE
7 1 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.55%) QA
2 4 (1.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) PSD2
System Software
1 11 (2.84%) Active Directory
1 11 (2.84%) Docker
2 8 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.77%) Firmware
5 2 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.77%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (11.60%) Xamarin
2 38 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.96%) Google
4 18 (4.64%) Apple
5 12 (3.09%) Zend
6 9 (2.32%) VMware
7 8 (2.06%) SAP
8 5 (1.29%) Rollbar
9 4 (1.03%) Huawei
10 3 (0.77%) MobileIron
10 3 (0.77%) Sony
11 1 (0.26%) CommVault
11 1 (0.26%) Gemalto
11 1 (0.26%) Ingenico
11 1 (0.26%) PayPal
11 1 (0.26%) Polycom
11 1 (0.26%) QNX
11 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.26%) VeriFone
11 1 (0.26%) WorldPay