Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 126 129
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -41
Permanent jobs citing Android 307 269 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.96% 2.63% 2.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.16% 10.07% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 210 248 239
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 2,750 2,670 2,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.50% 26.06% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,187 2,254 2,499
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.28%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 142 £42,500 -10.53% 25
Gloucestershire +41 57 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Dorset -23 41 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Wiltshire -14 33 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Devon +30 22 £27,500 -38.89% 3
Somerset +34 12 £25,000 -35.48% 8
Android
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 201 (65.47%) Apple iOS
2 155 (50.49%) Java
3 136 (44.30%) Android Development
4 133 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (38.76%) C++
6 110 (35.83%) iOS Development
7 104 (33.88%) Software Engineering
8 95 (30.94%) Mobile Development
9 92 (29.97%) C#
10 85 (27.69%) JavaScript
11 81 (26.38%) TDD
11 81 (26.38%) Continuous Integration
12 79 (25.73%) Security Cleared
13 77 (25.08%) Windows
14 71 (23.13%) User Experience
15 68 (22.15%) Test Automation
16 67 (21.82%) Linux
17 63 (20.52%) C
17 63 (20.52%) Degree
18 61 (19.87%) Computer Science
19 57 (18.57%) Web Development
20 55 (17.92%) Scrum
21 54 (17.59%) Objective-C
22 52 (16.94%) .NET
23 51 (16.61%) SQL
24 50 (16.29%) Python
24 50 (16.29%) Git (software)
25 49 (15.96%) Microsoft
26 47 (15.31%) JIRA
27 46 (14.98%) HTML

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 11 (3.58%) Apache Pig
2 10 (3.26%) Marvel
3 9 (2.93%) Alfresco
3 9 (2.93%) Joomla!
3 9 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.63%) Apache
5 5 (1.63%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.63%) CMS
5 5 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.63%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (3.58%) Photoshop
3 10 (3.26%) InDesign
3 10 (3.26%) InVision
3 10 (3.26%) OmniGraffle
3 10 (3.26%) Pixate
3 10 (3.26%) UXPin
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.91%) Office 365
2 9 (2.93%) GitHub
2 9 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.63%) Google Play
4 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) iTunes
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Slack
5 1 (0.33%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.77%) Wireless
2 27 (8.79%) Internet
3 23 (7.49%) TCP/IP
4 20 (6.51%) HTTP
5 19 (6.19%) SSL
6 18 (5.86%) Firewall
7 10 (3.26%) HTTPS
7 10 (3.26%) VoIP
8 6 (1.95%) DHCP
8 6 (1.95%) DNS
9 5 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.63%) LAN
9 5 (1.63%) PBX
9 5 (1.63%) VPN
10 4 (1.30%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.98%) Network Security
12 2 (0.65%) ASN.1
13 1 (0.33%) FTP
13 1 (0.33%) NAS
13 1 (0.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.01%) Big Data
2 23 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.54%) Hadoop
4 12 (3.91%) MySQL
5 11 (3.58%) Apache Hive
5 11 (3.58%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.65%) CouchDB
6 2 (0.65%) Redis
6 2 (0.65%) Riak
6 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.65%) SQLite
7 1 (0.33%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.33%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (16.29%) Git (software)
2 47 (15.31%) JIRA
3 44 (14.33%) Android Studio
4 39 (12.70%) Subversion
5 38 (12.38%) Bitbucket
6 34 (11.07%) Maven
7 32 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (7.49%) JUnit
9 21 (6.84%) Calabash
9 21 (6.84%) Xcode
10 20 (6.51%) fastlane
10 20 (6.51%) Gradle
10 20 (6.51%) Mockito
11 18 (5.86%) Visual Studio
12 16 (5.21%) git-flow
13 15 (4.89%) Ant
13 15 (4.89%) Apache Ivy
14 13 (4.23%) Eclipse
14 13 (4.23%) Selenium
14 13 (4.23%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (9.45%) Electronics
2 27 (8.79%) Games
3 19 (6.19%) Finance
3 19 (6.19%) Marketing
4 10 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.93%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.95%) Cantonese Language
6 6 (1.95%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (1.63%) Retail
8 4 (1.30%) Law
9 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.33%) Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 172 (56.03%) Developer
2 60 (19.54%) Software Developer
3 53 (17.26%) Software Engineer
4 48 (15.64%) Android Developer
5 38 (12.38%) Applications Developer
6 31 (10.10%) Java Developer
6 31 (10.10%) Mobile Developer
7 30 (9.77%) C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (6.19%) Graduate
9 16 (5.21%) iOS Developer
9 16 (5.21%) Junior
10 15 (4.89%) Junior Developer
10 15 (4.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 14 (4.56%) Java Engineer
11 14 (4.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 14 (4.56%) Junior Software Developer
11 14 (4.56%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.23%) .NET Developer
12 13 (4.23%) Backend Developer
13 12 (3.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (16.94%) .NET
2 46 (14.98%) HTML
3 36 (11.73%) XML
4 35 (11.40%) CSS
5 34 (11.07%) ASP.NET
5 34 (11.07%) Web Services
6 32 (10.42%) REST
7 31 (10.10%) HTML5
7 31 (10.10%) Java EE
7 31 (10.10%) RESTful
8 28 (9.12%) Hibernate
8 28 (9.12%) Spring
9 22 (7.17%) Qt
10 20 (6.51%) J2EE
11 19 (6.19%) JPA
11 19 (6.19%) JSF
11 19 (6.19%) React
11 19 (6.19%) XHTML
12 17 (5.54%) Node.js
13 14 (4.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.13%) User Experience
2 61 (19.87%) Computer Science
3 45 (14.66%) Mobile App
4 20 (6.51%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (6.19%) RIA
6 16 (5.21%) iPhone
7 10 (3.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (3.26%) iPad
8 9 (2.93%) Data Structures
8 9 (2.93%) Mobile Games
8 9 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.61%) Renewable Energy
9 8 (2.61%) Smart Meter
10 7 (2.28%) Blackberry
10 7 (2.28%) Social Media
11 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.63%) PKI
12 3 (0.98%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 201 (65.47%) Apple iOS
2 77 (25.08%) Windows
3 67 (21.82%) Linux
4 26 (8.47%) Unix
5 16 (5.21%) Mac OS X
6 15 (4.89%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.23%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.93%) Windows Phone
9 8 (2.61%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.33%) CentOS
12 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (44.30%) Android Development
2 133 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (35.83%) iOS Development
4 104 (33.88%) Software Engineering
5 95 (30.94%) Mobile Development
6 81 (26.38%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (26.38%) TDD
7 68 (22.15%) Test Automation
8 57 (18.57%) Web Development
9 55 (17.92%) Scrum
10 45 (14.66%) UML
11 44 (14.33%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (13.36%) OO
13 37 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
14 27 (8.79%) BDD
15 24 (7.82%) Reverse Engineering
15 24 (7.82%) User Stories
16 21 (6.84%) OOD
17 20 (6.51%) Open Source
18 18 (5.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 155 (50.49%) Java
2 119 (38.76%) C++
3 92 (29.97%) C#
4 85 (27.69%) JavaScript
5 63 (20.52%) C
6 54 (17.59%) Objective-C
7 51 (16.61%) SQL
8 50 (16.29%) Python
9 39 (12.70%) Apple Swift
10 20 (6.51%) Kotlin
11 18 (5.86%) PHP
12 15 (4.89%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.89%) PowerShell
13 13 (4.23%) Ruby
14 7 (2.28%) Scala
15 5 (1.63%) Go
16 4 (1.30%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.98%) Perl
18 2 (0.65%) Embedded C
18 2 (0.65%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 79 (25.73%) Security Cleared
2 63 (20.52%) Degree
3 41 (13.36%) DV Cleared
4 28 (9.12%) SC Cleared
5 19 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (4.89%) MCSE
7 12 (3.91%) CCNA
7 12 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (3.58%) CISSP
8 11 (3.58%) CompTIA Security+
8 11 (3.58%) GIAC
8 11 (3.58%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (3.58%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (3.58%) SANS
8 11 (3.58%) SSCP
9 4 (1.30%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.98%) MCDST
10 3 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.61%) QA
1 8 (2.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (6.51%) Docker
2 15 (4.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.56%) Firmware
4 13 (4.23%) vSphere
5 6 (1.95%) XenApp
6 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (6.51%) HockeyApp
2 13 (4.23%) Puppet
3 12 (3.91%) Salt
4 9 (2.93%) SCCM
5 6 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.33%) Ansible
6 1 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.10%) Apple
3 28 (9.12%) Atlassian
4 25 (8.14%) Xamarin
5 22 (7.17%) Google
6 11 (3.58%) Cisco
7 10 (3.26%) Adobe
8 8 (2.61%) Citrix
8 8 (2.61%) SAP
9 7 (2.28%) HP
10 6 (1.95%) VMware
11 5 (1.63%) Canon
12 4 (1.30%) Mitel
13 2 (0.65%) Avaya
13 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.65%) Xerox
14 1 (0.33%) Dell
14 1 (0.33%) EMC
14 1 (0.33%) Juniper
14 1 (0.33%) NetApp