Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 126 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Android 310 269 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.86% 2.61% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.47% 10.93% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 233 239 264
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,962 2,461 3,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.31% 23.87% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,319 2,128 2,621
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,776 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Android as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Android in the South West

Android
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Android in the South West

Android
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android in the South West over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Android in the South West

Android
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 June 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 +31 160 £50,000 +9.89% 20
Dorset -33 46 £39,000 +4.00% 7
Gloucestershire -6 40 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Wiltshire -16 40 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Cornwall -20 10 £35,000 -6.67%
Somerset +22 7 £28,000 -41.05% 4
Devon +6 7 £27,500 -38.89% 6
Android
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West region with a requirement for Android.

1 170 (54.84%) Apple iOS
2 157 (50.65%) Android Development
3 156 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
4 135 (43.55%) Java
5 123 (39.68%) Software Engineering
6 120 (38.71%) C++
7 109 (35.16%) TDD
8 104 (33.55%) User Experience
9 92 (29.68%) iOS Development
10 83 (26.77%) Test Automation
11 82 (26.45%) C#
12 74 (23.87%) Mobile Development
13 69 (22.26%) Problem-Solving
13 69 (22.26%) Linux
14 66 (21.29%) Electronics
15 65 (20.97%) .NET
15 65 (20.97%) Android Studio
16 64 (20.65%) Mobile App
17 63 (20.32%) Computer Science
18 61 (19.68%) BDD
18 61 (19.68%) Windows
18 61 (19.68%) Wireless
19 60 (19.35%) JavaScript
19 60 (19.35%) Bitbucket
19 60 (19.35%) Degree
20 57 (18.39%) JIRA
20 57 (18.39%) Big Data
21 55 (17.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 51 (16.45%) JUnit
22 51 (16.45%) Atlassian

Android
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.23%) Alfresco
1 10 (3.23%) Joomla!
2 9 (2.90%) Marvel
3 6 (1.94%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.97%) Drupal
5 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.65%) CMS
6 2 (0.65%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Confluence
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.55%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.90%) InDesign
3 9 (2.90%) InVision
3 9 (2.90%) OmniGraffle
3 9 (2.90%) Pixate
3 9 (2.90%) UXPin
4 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.19%) Google Play
2 12 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.94%) GitHub
4 6 (1.94%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.32%) Slack
6 1 (0.32%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 61 (19.68%) Wireless
2 28 (9.03%) Internet
3 17 (5.48%) Bluetooth
4 12 (3.87%) Network Security
4 12 (3.87%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.23%) Firewall
6 9 (2.90%) HTTP
6 9 (2.90%) SSL
7 7 (2.26%) VoIP
8 6 (1.94%) VPN
9 5 (1.61%) DHCP
9 5 (1.61%) DNS
9 5 (1.61%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.97%) SMS
12 1 (0.32%) ADSL
12 1 (0.32%) ATM
12 1 (0.32%) MPLS
12 1 (0.32%) RFID
12 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (18.39%) Big Data
2 22 (7.10%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.52%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.23%) MySQL
5 9 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (1.94%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.61%) SQLite
8 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.97%) Cloud Spanner
9 3 (0.97%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.97%) NewSQL
9 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.97%) Redis
9 3 (0.97%) Riak
10 2 (0.65%) GIS
11 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.32%) MS Access
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (20.97%) Android Studio
2 60 (19.35%) Bitbucket
3 57 (18.39%) JIRA
4 55 (17.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 51 (16.45%) JUnit
6 50 (16.13%) Calabash
7 48 (15.48%) Mockito
8 47 (15.16%) fastlane
8 47 (15.16%) Gradle
9 29 (9.35%) Git (software)
10 26 (8.39%) Subversion
11 20 (6.45%) Maven
12 16 (5.16%) Xcode
13 11 (3.55%) Jenkins
14 10 (3.23%) Ant
14 10 (3.23%) Apache Ivy
15 7 (2.26%) Appium
15 7 (2.26%) Selenium
16 6 (1.94%) git-flow
16 6 (1.94%) Robot Framework
General
1 66 (21.29%) Electronics
2 25 (8.06%) Finance
2 25 (8.06%) Games
3 12 (3.87%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.87%) Marketing
3 12 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.55%) Cantonese Language
4 11 (3.55%) Mandarin Language
5 9 (2.90%) Retail
6 3 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (60.00%) Developer
2 83 (26.77%) Android Developer
3 54 (17.42%) Software Engineer
4 43 (13.87%) Applications Developer
5 36 (11.61%) Mobile Developer
6 28 (9.03%) Software Developer
7 22 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.77%) iOS Developer
9 19 (6.13%) .NET Developer
10 17 (5.48%) Graduate
11 16 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (4.19%) Java Developer
12 13 (4.19%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 12 (3.87%) Senior Android Developer
14 11 (3.55%) Designer
14 11 (3.55%) Trainee
15 10 (3.23%) C# Developer
15 10 (3.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 10 (3.23%) UI Designer
15 10 (3.23%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (20.97%) .NET
2 35 (11.29%) ASP.NET
2 35 (11.29%) Web Services
3 34 (10.97%) REST
4 33 (10.65%) HTML
5 26 (8.39%) CSS
6 22 (7.10%) HTML5
6 22 (7.10%) RESTful
7 21 (6.77%) Node.js
8 20 (6.45%) React
8 20 (6.45%) React Native
9 19 (6.13%) XML
10 18 (5.81%) Qt
11 17 (5.48%) AngularJS
12 15 (4.84%) Java EE
13 14 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (3.87%) Hibernate
14 12 (3.87%) Spring
15 11 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 104 (33.55%) User Experience
2 64 (20.65%) Mobile App
3 63 (20.32%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.13%) Device Driver
5 18 (5.81%) iPhone
6 15 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (4.52%) Internet of Things
8 12 (3.87%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.90%) Mobile Games
9 9 (2.90%) RIA
10 8 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.94%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.94%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.61%) iPad
13 4 (1.29%) PKI
14 3 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (0.97%) FMCG
15 2 (0.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 170 (54.84%) Apple iOS
2 69 (22.26%) Linux
3 61 (19.68%) Windows
4 31 (10.00%) Unix
5 19 (6.13%) Mac OS X
6 10 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.94%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.94%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (50.65%) Android Development
2 156 (50.32%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (39.68%) Software Engineering
4 109 (35.16%) TDD
5 92 (29.68%) iOS Development
6 83 (26.77%) Test Automation
7 74 (23.87%) Mobile Development
8 69 (22.26%) Problem-Solving
9 61 (19.68%) BDD
10 45 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (13.55%) Scrum
12 37 (11.94%) OO
13 33 (10.65%) Web Development
14 28 (9.03%) Mentoring
15 25 (8.06%) MVC
15 25 (8.06%) OOD
16 22 (7.10%) UML
17 21 (6.77%) DevOps
18 19 (6.13%) Cybersecurity
19 18 (5.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 135 (43.55%) Java
2 120 (38.71%) C++
3 82 (26.45%) C#
4 60 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 50 (16.13%) C
6 47 (15.16%) Objective-C
7 46 (14.84%) Python
8 35 (11.29%) Apple Swift
9 32 (10.32%) SQL
10 23 (7.42%) Kotlin
11 13 (4.19%) PHP
12 8 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.58%) Ruby
13 7 (2.26%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.26%) Embedded C++
14 6 (1.94%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.29%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.97%) Erlang
17 2 (0.65%) VB
17 2 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (19.35%) Degree
2 39 (12.58%) Security Cleared
3 24 (7.74%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.87%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.90%) MCSE
8 8 (2.58%) Master's Degree
9 6 (1.94%) CCNA
9 6 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.61%) CISSP
10 5 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (1.61%) GIAC
10 5 (1.61%) Linux+ Certification
10 5 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (1.61%) SANS
10 5 (1.61%) SSCP
11 3 (0.97%) MCDST
12 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.58%) QA
2 7 (2.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (4.19%) Firmware
2 12 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.23%) Docker
4 8 (2.58%) XenApp
5 7 (2.26%) vSphere
6 4 (1.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 48 (15.48%) HockeyApp
2 8 (2.58%) SCCM
3 7 (2.26%) Puppet
4 6 (1.94%) Salt
5 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Graylog
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (16.45%) Atlassian
2 43 (13.87%) Google
3 39 (12.58%) Microsoft
4 38 (12.26%) Xamarin
5 25 (8.06%) Apple
6 10 (3.23%) Adobe
6 10 (3.23%) SAP
7 9 (2.90%) Citrix
8 6 (1.94%) Cisco
8 6 (1.94%) HP
8 6 (1.94%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.97%) IBM
9 3 (0.97%) VMware
10 2 (0.65%) Avaya
10 2 (0.65%) Canon
10 2 (0.65%) Mitel
10 2 (0.65%) Xerox
11 1 (0.32%) Elavon
11 1 (0.32%) Palo Alto
11 1 (0.32%) WorldPay