Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Developer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Developer
England > South West
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 301 329
Rank change year-on-year +23 +28 -54
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Developer 56 38 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.38% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 13
South West median annual salary £53,750 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.85% +22.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £37,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10,042 10,048 10,574
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 97.41% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8,353 8,394 8,916
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,675 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android Developer in the South West.

Salary trend for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Android Developer in the South West

Android Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Bristol +8 27 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wiltshire +4 14 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Dorset - 12 £32,500 - 4
Cornwall - 2 £37,500 -
Devon +13 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Android Developer
England

Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Android Developer job roles required the following IT 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 West region featuring Android Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) Android
1 56 (100.00%) Android Development
2 43 (76.79%) Java
3 38 (67.86%) User Experience
4 34 (60.71%) Android Studio
5 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (53.57%) Software Engineering
6 30 (53.57%) Wireless
6 30 (53.57%) Electronics
7 27 (48.21%) JUnit
7 27 (48.21%) TDD
8 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
8 26 (46.43%) BDD
8 26 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (44.64%) fastlane
9 25 (44.64%) HockeyApp
9 25 (44.64%) Calabash
9 25 (44.64%) Mockito
9 25 (44.64%) Big Data
9 25 (44.64%) Bitbucket
9 25 (44.64%) Gradle
9 25 (44.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (44.64%) JIRA
9 25 (44.64%) Atlassian
9 25 (44.64%) C++
10 11 (19.64%) Apple iOS
11 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
11 10 (17.86%) Google
12 9 (16.07%) iOS Development
12 9 (16.07%) Mentoring

Android Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 30 (53.57%) Wireless
2 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
3 8 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) ATM
4 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (60.71%) Android Studio
2 27 (48.21%) JUnit
3 25 (44.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 25 (44.64%) Bitbucket
3 25 (44.64%) Calabash
3 25 (44.64%) fastlane
3 25 (44.64%) Gradle
3 25 (44.64%) JIRA
3 25 (44.64%) Mockito
4 7 (12.50%) Xcode
5 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (53.57%) Electronics
2 1 (1.79%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) REST
2 6 (10.71%) Web Services
3 3 (5.36%) Android SDK
3 3 (5.36%) RESTful
3 3 (5.36%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) JSON
4 2 (3.57%) React Native
4 2 (3.57%) RxJava
5 1 (1.79%) Dagger
5 1 (1.79%) iOS SDK
5 1 (1.79%) Material Design
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 38 (67.86%) User Experience
2 8 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.79%) APACS
6 1 (1.79%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.79%) EFT
6 1 (1.79%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.79%) EMV
6 1 (1.79%) EPoS
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.79%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Android
2 11 (19.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Android Development
2 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (53.57%) Software Engineering
4 27 (48.21%) TDD
5 26 (46.43%) BDD
5 26 (46.43%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
6 9 (16.07%) iOS Development
6 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.14%) Open Source
9 2 (3.57%) OOP
9 2 (3.57%) Software Architecture
10 1 (1.79%) Benchmarking
10 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Commerce
10 1 (1.79%) MVC
10 1 (1.79%) OO
10 1 (1.79%) Scrum
10 1 (1.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) C++
3 9 (16.07%) Apple Swift
4 8 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 6 (10.71%) Kotlin
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
1 5 (8.93%) Master's Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
1 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (44.64%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Atlassian
2 10 (17.86%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Cubic Transportation
4 1 (1.79%) Elavon
4 1 (1.79%) FIS
4 1 (1.79%) Hypercom
4 1 (1.79%) Ingenico
4 1 (1.79%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) Thales
4 1 (1.79%) TSYS
4 1 (1.79%) VeriFone
4 1 (1.79%) VocaLink
4 1 (1.79%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (1.79%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.79%) Xamarin