Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 151 81 105
Rank change year-on-year -70 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Android 159 404 321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.06% 4.02% 3.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.07% 14.67% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 136 184 271
Median annual salary £43,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.10% +14.13% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £61,250
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,970 2,754 2,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.52% 27.43% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,575 2,153 2,278
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Android as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android in the South West.

Salary trend for Android in the South West

Android
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android in the South West over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 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
Bristol -38 55 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Dorset +28 36 £36,250 -30.95% 1
Gloucestershire -16 24 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Somerset -40 22 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Wiltshire +19 13 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Devon -11 7 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Android
England

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

1 99 (62.26%) Apple iOS
2 67 (42.14%) Java
3 61 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 61 (38.36%) Android Development
4 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (31.45%) C#
6 47 (29.56%) PHP
7 46 (28.93%) .NET
8 40 (25.16%) Software Engineering
8 40 (25.16%) Mobile App
9 39 (24.53%) CSS
10 37 (23.27%) iOS Development
11 36 (22.64%) Node.js
11 36 (22.64%) HTML
12 34 (21.38%) C++
12 34 (21.38%) Python
12 34 (21.38%) React
13 33 (20.75%) AngularJS
14 31 (19.50%) React Native
14 31 (19.50%) Windows
15 30 (18.87%) Linux
16 29 (18.24%) Go
16 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
17 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (16.98%) XML
19 26 (16.35%) Vue.js
20 23 (14.47%) C
20 23 (14.47%) Ruby
20 23 (14.47%) Objective-C
20 23 (14.47%) MongoDB

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 22 (13.84%) CMS
2 12 (7.55%) Drupal
2 12 (7.55%) WordPress
3 6 (3.77%) Joomla!
3 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.52%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.89%) Apache
6 2 (1.26%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.26%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) DNN
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.63%) nginx
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) Figma
4 1 (0.63%) InDesign
4 1 (0.63%) InVision
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.63%) Pixate
4 1 (0.63%) Sketch
4 1 (0.63%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Magento
2 6 (3.77%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) npm
2 8 (5.03%) Azure
3 7 (4.40%) AWS
3 7 (4.40%) GitHub
4 5 (3.14%) Google Analytics
4 5 (3.14%) Office 365
5 4 (2.52%) NuGet
6 3 (1.89%) SaaS
7 2 (1.26%) GCP
7 2 (1.26%) PaaS
8 1 (0.63%) Google Play
8 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) Internet
2 5 (3.14%) Wireshark
3 4 (2.52%) DHCP
3 4 (2.52%) DNS
3 4 (2.52%) LAN
3 4 (2.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.52%) WAN
4 3 (1.89%) Bluetooth
4 3 (1.89%) Firewall
4 3 (1.89%) WLAN
5 2 (1.26%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.26%) Network Security
5 2 (1.26%) SSL
5 2 (1.26%) VPN
5 2 (1.26%) Wireless
6 1 (0.63%) NAS
6 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.63%) VLAN
6 1 (0.63%) VSAN
6 1 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) MongoDB
2 19 (11.95%) MySQL
3 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.52%) ActiveReports
5 3 (1.89%) Big Data
5 3 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.18%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.92%) Android Studio
4 9 (5.66%) Xcode
5 8 (5.03%) IDA Disassembler
5 8 (5.03%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.03%) webpack
6 7 (4.40%) Postman
7 6 (3.77%) PHPUnit
7 6 (3.77%) Xdebug
8 4 (2.52%) gulp
8 4 (2.52%) JUnit
8 4 (2.52%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.89%) JIRA
9 3 (1.89%) Selenium
10 2 (1.26%) Gradle
10 2 (1.26%) NeoLoad
10 2 (1.26%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (1.26%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.06%) Electronics
2 15 (9.43%) Finance
3 12 (7.55%) Games
4 9 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.14%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.14%) Retail
7 4 (2.52%) Marketing
8 3 (1.89%) Law
9 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 85 (53.46%) Developer
2 25 (15.72%) Software Developer
3 21 (13.21%) Software Engineer
4 19 (11.95%) Android Developer
5 18 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.81%) Applications Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Mobile Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Customer Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 12 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (6.92%) Junior
9 11 (6.92%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.29%) Analyst
10 10 (6.29%) Junior Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Java Android Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Embedded Engineer
13 6 (3.77%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.93%) .NET
2 39 (24.53%) CSS
3 36 (22.64%) HTML
3 36 (22.64%) Node.js
4 34 (21.38%) React
5 33 (20.75%) AngularJS
6 31 (19.50%) React Native
7 27 (16.98%) XML
8 26 (16.35%) Vue.js
9 21 (13.21%) RESTful
10 20 (12.58%) Web Services
11 15 (9.43%) HTML5
11 15 (9.43%) Laravel
12 13 (8.18%) jQuery
12 13 (8.18%) REST
13 12 (7.55%) Symfony
14 11 (6.92%) .NET Framework
14 11 (6.92%) JSON
15 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET
15 10 (6.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.16%) Mobile App
2 13 (8.18%) User Experience
3 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.03%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (5.03%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.77%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.14%) Analogue Electronics
6 5 (3.14%) BBC
6 5 (3.14%) CPLD
6 5 (3.14%) VHDL
7 4 (2.52%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.89%) Digital Signage
9 2 (1.26%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.26%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.26%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.26%) Wiki
10 1 (0.63%) NHS
10 1 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 99 (62.26%) Apple iOS
2 31 (19.50%) Windows
3 30 (18.87%) Linux
4 5 (3.14%) Unix
4 5 (3.14%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.14%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.26%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (38.36%) Android Development
2 58 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.16%) Software Engineering
4 37 (23.27%) iOS Development
5 28 (17.61%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (13.84%) Web Development
7 21 (13.21%) Microservices
8 19 (11.95%) OO
9 18 (11.32%) MVC
10 17 (10.69%) Computer Science
10 17 (10.69%) Open Source
11 15 (9.43%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (7.55%) API Development
13 11 (6.92%) Mobile Development
14 10 (6.29%) Analytics
14 10 (6.29%) API Integration
14 10 (6.29%) Mentoring
14 10 (6.29%) TDD
14 10 (6.29%) Time Management
15 9 (5.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.14%) Java
2 61 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 50 (31.45%) C#
4 47 (29.56%) PHP
5 34 (21.38%) C++
5 34 (21.38%) Python
6 29 (18.24%) Go
7 23 (14.47%) C
7 23 (14.47%) Objective-C
7 23 (14.47%) Ruby
8 21 (13.21%) SQL
9 19 (11.95%) Apple Swift
10 16 (10.06%) Kotlin
11 15 (9.43%) Bash Shell
12 8 (5.03%) PHP 7
12 8 (5.03%) TypeScript
13 7 (4.40%) ES6
14 5 (3.14%) ES7
14 5 (3.14%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
2 15 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) HND
5 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.63%) CCNA
6 1 (0.63%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.63%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.63%) GIAC
6 1 (0.63%) Linux+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) MCSE
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.63%) SANS
6 1 (0.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) QA
2 4 (2.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (8.81%) Docker
2 8 (5.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.03%) Firmware
3 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.26%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.63%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.63%) XenApp
5 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (13.21%) Xamarin
2 16 (10.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.40%) Apple
3 7 (4.40%) Google
4 6 (3.77%) VMware
5 5 (3.14%) Citrix
5 5 (3.14%) Zend
6 4 (2.52%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.52%) SAP
7 3 (1.89%) Adobe
7 3 (1.89%) Oracle
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) Veeam
8 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce