Period
to 19 October 2021

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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 143 147 154
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7 -47
Permanent jobs citing Android 162 51 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.18% 1.54% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.15% 5.72% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 118 42 154
10th Percentile £26,900 £24,175 £24,650
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £59,688
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 1,596 892 2,551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.44% 26.97% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 973 760 2,143
10th Percentile £23,300 £26,750 £24,500
25th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £30,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,450 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 19 October 2021.

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 October 2021. 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 -45 68 £51,000 +13.33% 8
Gloucestershire -11 31 £42,500 +63.46% 6
Dorset -17 22 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Devon +6 11 £29,000 -15.94% 6
Wiltshire -4 9 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Somerset -15 6 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Cornwall -17 6 - - 3
Android
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 87 (53.70%) Apple iOS
2 47 (29.01%) Mobile App
3 46 (28.40%) Kotlin
3 46 (28.40%) Windows
4 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (26.54%) C#
6 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 42 (25.93%) Analytics
7 35 (21.60%) Unit Testing
8 33 (20.37%) Linux
9 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
9 31 (19.14%) Social Skills
10 30 (18.52%) DevOps
10 30 (18.52%) PHP
10 30 (18.52%) Azure
11 29 (17.90%) Java
12 27 (16.67%) MVVM
12 27 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (15.43%) Open Source
14 24 (14.81%) AWS
14 24 (14.81%) E-Commerce
14 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
15 23 (14.20%) Android Development
15 23 (14.20%) Android Jetpack
16 22 (13.58%) A/B Testing
16 22 (13.58%) Retrofit
16 22 (13.58%) Technical Debt
16 22 (13.58%) HTML
17 21 (12.96%) Python
18 20 (12.35%) CSS

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 (6.79%) WordPress
2 10 (6.17%) CMS
2 10 (6.17%) Confluence
3 9 (5.56%) Apache
3 9 (5.56%) Apache Solr
4 8 (4.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.23%) Figma
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.62%) InVision
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.52%) Azure
2 24 (14.81%) AWS
3 14 (8.64%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (6.79%) SaaS
5 9 (5.56%) Firebase
5 9 (5.56%) GCP
5 9 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
6 8 (4.94%) PaaS
7 5 (3.09%) GitHub
8 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.47%) Google Workspace
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.23%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.62%) AWS IoT
10 1 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.62%) GitHub Actions
10 1 (0.62%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.11%) Internet
2 12 (7.41%) Firewall
3 10 (6.17%) Wireshark
4 9 (5.56%) DHCP
4 9 (5.56%) DNS
4 9 (5.56%) VPN
4 9 (5.56%) WAN
5 8 (4.94%) LAN
5 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (3.09%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (2.47%) Wireless
9 1 (0.62%) Broadband
9 1 (0.62%) Multicast
9 1 (0.62%) RTP
9 1 (0.62%) Skype
9 1 (0.62%) VLAN
9 1 (0.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.02%) NoSQL
2 7 (4.32%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.70%) MySQL
4 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.62%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 16 (9.88%) JIRA
2 11 (6.79%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.79%) IDA Disassembler
3 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 3 (1.85%) Selenium
4 2 (1.23%) Android Studio
4 2 (1.23%) Appium
4 2 (1.23%) Xcode
5 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.62%) AutoIt
5 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.62%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.62%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (0.62%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.62%) Sikuli
5 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.62%) WinRunner
General
1 31 (19.14%) Social Skills
2 16 (9.88%) Documentation Skills
3 10 (6.17%) Marketing
4 7 (4.32%) Finance
5 5 (3.09%) Electronics
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Banking
6 3 (1.85%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.85%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.23%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 58 (35.80%) Developer
2 22 (13.58%) Android Engineer
3 13 (8.02%) Support Engineer
4 12 (7.41%) Android Developer
5 10 (6.17%) Head of Development
6 9 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 9 (5.56%) Database Developer
6 9 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
6 9 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Head of Digital
8 7 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (4.32%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (4.32%) IT Support
8 7 (4.32%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Azure Developer
9 6 (3.70%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.70%) Site Engineer
9 6 (3.70%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.20%) Android Jetpack
2 22 (13.58%) HTML
2 22 (13.58%) Retrofit
3 20 (12.35%) CSS
4 17 (10.49%) Node.js
4 17 (10.49%) React
5 16 (9.88%) RESTful
6 15 (9.26%) React Native
7 13 (8.02%) Laravel
8 11 (6.79%) HTML5
8 11 (6.79%) LAMP
9 10 (6.17%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.56%) JSON
11 8 (4.94%) Vue.js
12 7 (4.32%) .NET
13 6 (3.70%) REST
13 6 (3.70%) WPF
14 4 (2.47%) Symfony
15 3 (1.85%) MvvmCross
15 3 (1.85%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.01%) Mobile App
2 18 (11.11%) Home Automation
2 18 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 18 (11.11%) Smart Home
3 17 (10.49%) User Experience
4 8 (4.94%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (4.94%) Wiki
5 5 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.09%) PKI
6 4 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.62%) Animation
9 1 (0.62%) CCTV
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
9 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 87 (53.70%) Apple iOS
2 46 (28.40%) Windows
3 33 (20.37%) Linux
4 14 (8.64%) Windows 10
5 9 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 9 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.94%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.62%) Unix
9 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.93%) Analytics
3 35 (21.60%) Unit Testing
4 30 (18.52%) DevOps
5 27 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (16.67%) MVVM
6 25 (15.43%) Open Source
7 24 (14.81%) E-Commerce
7 24 (14.81%) Software Engineering
8 23 (14.20%) Android Development
9 22 (13.58%) A/B Testing
9 22 (13.58%) Technical Debt
10 20 (12.35%) Scrum
11 17 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (9.26%) Penetration Testing
13 14 (8.64%) Cybersecurity
13 14 (8.64%) Mobile Development
14 13 (8.02%) Data Protection
14 13 (8.02%) Test Automation
15 12 (7.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.40%) Kotlin
2 43 (26.54%) C#
3 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.52%) PHP
5 29 (17.90%) Java
6 21 (12.96%) Python
7 18 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 15 (9.26%) C++
9 12 (7.41%) C
9 12 (7.41%) SQL
10 9 (5.56%) Apple Swift
11 6 (3.70%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.85%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.85%) Perl
12 3 (1.85%) Ruby
13 2 (1.23%) Go
14 1 (0.62%) Java 11
14 1 (0.62%) R
14 1 (0.62%) Rust
14 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (11.11%) Degree
2 13 (8.02%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.85%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.62%) MCITP
7 1 (0.62%) MCP
7 1 (0.62%) MCSA
7 1 (0.62%) MCSE
7 1 (0.62%) MCTS
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.64%) QA
2 4 (2.47%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.94%) VirtualBox
4 7 (4.32%) Firmware
5 6 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.09%) BitLocker
7 4 (2.47%) Docker
8 1 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.62%) XenApp
8 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.17%) SCCM
2 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.70%) Terraform
4 5 (3.09%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.35%) Apple
3 13 (8.02%) Google
4 11 (6.79%) VMware
5 9 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 7 (4.32%) Citrix
6 7 (4.32%) McAfee
6 7 (4.32%) Symantec
7 6 (3.70%) Cisco
7 6 (3.70%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.23%) Adobe
8 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.62%) Avaya
9 1 (0.62%) BT
9 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.62%) Samsung
9 1 (0.62%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) Spotify
9 1 (0.62%) WooCommerce