Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 112 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 -23 +46
Permanent jobs citing Android 296 299 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.92% 2.89% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.85% 11.99% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 251 245 385
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,728 2,494 3,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.93% 24.12% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,176 2,154 3,083
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,625 £22,500 £22,040
90th Percentile £58,375 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +43 151 £50,000 +17.65% 20
Wiltshire -10 40 £52,500 +61.54% 7
Gloucestershire -21 38 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Dorset -25 36 £42,500 +21.43% 5
Somerset +5 18 £32,500 -23.53% 4
Cornwall - 8 £35,000 - 1
Devon +13 4 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Android
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 155 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (52.03%) Android Development
3 146 (49.32%) Apple iOS
4 128 (43.24%) Java
5 107 (36.15%) Software Engineering
6 104 (35.14%) C++
7 98 (33.11%) C#
7 98 (33.11%) TDD
8 97 (32.77%) User Experience
9 91 (30.74%) Test Automation
10 87 (29.39%) .NET
11 78 (26.35%) iOS Development
12 73 (24.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 72 (24.32%) BDD
13 72 (24.32%) Android Studio
14 67 (22.64%) Calabash
15 66 (22.30%) HockeyApp
16 64 (21.62%) Electronics
17 63 (21.28%) JIRA
17 63 (21.28%) Bitbucket
18 62 (20.95%) Big Data
19 61 (20.61%) Wireless
19 61 (20.61%) JavaScript
20 60 (20.27%) Mobile App
21 55 (18.58%) JUnit
22 54 (18.24%) Gradle
22 54 (18.24%) Mockito
22 54 (18.24%) Atlassian
23 53 (17.91%) ASP.NET
24 52 (17.57%) Linux

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 8 (2.70%) Alfresco
1 8 (2.70%) Joomla!
2 7 (2.36%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.35%) Drupal
4 3 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.01%) nginx
4 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.68%) CMS
5 2 (0.68%) IIS
5 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Apache
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) Autodesk Inventor
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.68%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.46%) Google Play
3 24 (8.11%) GitHub
4 16 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (4.39%) TestFlight
6 6 (2.03%) Firebase
6 6 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (2.03%) Office 365
6 6 (2.03%) SaaS
7 4 (1.35%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.35%) npm
8 2 (0.68%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.68%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (0.68%) Heroku
8 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.34%) G Suite
9 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.61%) Wireless
2 21 (7.09%) Internet
3 14 (4.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.39%) MQTT
5 12 (4.05%) Firewall
6 10 (3.38%) Bluetooth
6 10 (3.38%) SSL
7 9 (3.04%) HTTP
7 9 (3.04%) Network Security
8 5 (1.69%) VPN
9 4 (1.35%) DHCP
9 4 (1.35%) DNS
9 4 (1.35%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.01%) IPsec
10 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.68%) 3G
11 2 (0.68%) 4G
11 2 (0.68%) SMS
12 1 (0.34%) Skype
12 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.95%) Big Data
2 36 (12.16%) SQL Server
3 20 (6.76%) MySQL
4 18 (6.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.36%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.03%) Mixpanel
10 5 (1.69%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.69%) SQLite
11 4 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.68%) Cloud Spanner
12 2 (0.68%) MS Access
12 2 (0.68%) NewSQL
13 1 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.34%) GIS
13 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (24.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 72 (24.32%) Android Studio
3 67 (22.64%) Calabash
4 63 (21.28%) Bitbucket
4 63 (21.28%) JIRA
5 55 (18.58%) JUnit
6 54 (18.24%) Gradle
6 54 (18.24%) Mockito
7 36 (12.16%) Git (software)
8 25 (8.45%) Xcode
9 19 (6.42%) Jenkins
10 17 (5.74%) Subversion
11 15 (5.07%) Cucumber
12 14 (4.73%) Selenium
13 13 (4.39%) Appium
13 13 (4.39%) Maven
14 9 (3.04%) SpecFlow
15 7 (2.36%) Visual Studio
16 6 (2.03%) git-flow
16 6 (2.03%) Robot Framework
General
1 64 (21.62%) Electronics
2 19 (6.42%) Games
3 12 (4.05%) Finance
4 7 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.03%) Marketing
6 5 (1.69%) Law
7 4 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.35%) Retail
8 3 (1.01%) Automotive
9 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.68%) Cantonese Language
9 2 (0.68%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 207 (69.93%) Developer
2 91 (30.74%) Android Developer
3 45 (15.20%) Software Engineer
4 43 (14.53%) Applications Developer
5 31 (10.47%) iOS Developer
6 29 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 24 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
8 20 (6.76%) Digital Developer
9 17 (5.74%) Web Developer
10 16 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Java Developer
11 15 (5.07%) Junior
12 14 (4.73%) Embedded Engineer
12 14 (4.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 14 (4.73%) Junior Developer
12 14 (4.73%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.39%) C# Developer
14 12 (4.05%) Test Leader
15 11 (3.72%) Graduate
15 11 (3.72%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (29.39%) .NET
2 53 (17.91%) ASP.NET
3 51 (17.23%) Node.js
4 49 (16.55%) HTML
5 42 (14.19%) CSS
6 41 (13.85%) Web Services
7 34 (11.49%) REST
8 32 (10.81%) HTML5
9 29 (9.80%) RESTful
10 23 (7.77%) AngularJS
11 22 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (7.43%) XML
12 19 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 19 (6.42%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (6.08%) Ninject
13 18 (6.08%) WCF
14 16 (5.41%) React Native
15 14 (4.73%) Java EE
16 13 (4.39%) .NET Framework
16 13 (4.39%) React
Miscellaneous
1 97 (32.77%) User Experience
2 60 (20.27%) Mobile App
3 40 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.45%) iPhone
5 21 (7.09%) Device Driver
6 20 (6.76%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.70%) Internet of Things
7 8 (2.70%) RIA
8 6 (2.03%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.69%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.35%) Raspberry Pi
11 3 (1.01%) iPad
11 3 (1.01%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.68%) Animation
12 2 (0.68%) BBC
12 2 (0.68%) FMCG
12 2 (0.68%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 146 (49.32%) Apple iOS
2 52 (17.57%) Linux
3 51 (17.23%) Windows
4 16 (5.41%) Mac OS X
5 13 (4.39%) Unix
6 12 (4.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 5 (1.69%) Windows Phone
8 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.68%) FreeRTOS
10 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) VMS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (52.03%) Android Development
3 107 (36.15%) Software Engineering
4 98 (33.11%) TDD
5 91 (30.74%) Test Automation
6 78 (26.35%) iOS Development
7 72 (24.32%) BDD
8 49 (16.55%) Mobile Development
9 38 (12.84%) OO
10 36 (12.16%) Scrum
11 34 (11.49%) MVC
12 33 (11.15%) Web Development
13 32 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (9.12%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (8.78%) Open Source
16 24 (8.11%) OOD
17 21 (7.09%) Web Application Development
18 19 (6.42%) Microservices
19 18 (6.08%) Domain-Driven Design
19 18 (6.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (43.24%) Java
2 104 (35.14%) C++
3 98 (33.11%) C#
4 61 (20.61%) JavaScript
5 39 (13.18%) C
6 32 (10.81%) Objective-C
7 28 (9.46%) Python
8 26 (8.78%) Apple Swift
8 26 (8.78%) SQL
9 24 (8.11%) PHP
10 15 (5.07%) Ruby
11 14 (4.73%) Kotlin
12 13 (4.39%) Embedded C
13 12 (4.05%) Embedded C++
14 8 (2.70%) ES6
15 5 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.35%) ES7
17 3 (1.01%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.68%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 43 (14.53%) Degree
2 21 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.69%) CCNA
6 5 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.69%) CISSP
6 5 (1.69%) GIAC
6 5 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (1.69%) MCSE
6 5 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (1.69%) SANS
6 5 (1.69%) SSCP
7 4 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (1.35%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.11%) QA
2 6 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (4.73%) Docker
2 9 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.03%) vSphere
4 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.68%) XenApp
5 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 66 (22.30%) HockeyApp
2 6 (2.03%) Puppet
2 6 (2.03%) Salt
3 4 (1.35%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.34%) Graylog
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (18.24%) Atlassian
2 48 (16.22%) Google
3 34 (11.49%) Xamarin
4 29 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.03%) Twitter
6 5 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.35%) Apple
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle
7 4 (1.35%) SAP
7 4 (1.35%) VMware
7 4 (1.35%) Zend
8 3 (1.01%) Citrix
8 3 (1.01%) IBM
9 2 (0.68%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.68%) HP
9 2 (0.68%) Mercator