Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 114 79
Rank change year-on-year -6 -35 +44
Permanent jobs citing Android 279 323 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.72% 2.97% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.45% 11.31% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 246 272 424
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,438 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% -

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 2670 2855 3510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.99% 26.22% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2199 2475 3090
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,775
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +30 157 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Wiltshire -2 33 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Gloucestershire -49 31 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Somerset -1 19 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Dorset -23 19 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Devon +9 9 £45,000 +42.86%
Cornwall - 8 £38,750 - 1
Android
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Android.

1 169 (60.57%) Apple iOS
2 132 (47.31%) Android Development
3 125 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (40.50%) Java
5 76 (27.24%) C#
6 75 (26.88%) iOS Development
7 66 (23.66%) User Experience
7 66 (23.66%) .NET
8 65 (23.30%) Electronics
9 64 (22.94%) JavaScript
9 64 (22.94%) Software Engineering
10 63 (22.58%) HTML
10 63 (22.58%) Git (software)
11 60 (21.51%) Mobile Development
12 59 (21.15%) Mobile App
12 59 (21.15%) C++
13 57 (20.43%) Test Automation
14 56 (20.07%) RESTful
15 53 (19.00%) Google
16 51 (18.28%) TDD
17 49 (17.56%) GitHub
18 48 (17.20%) CSS
19 47 (16.85%) ASP.NET
19 47 (16.85%) Google Play
20 45 (16.13%) Web Services
20 45 (16.13%) Windows
21 44 (15.77%) Dependency Injection
22 43 (15.41%) Web Development
23 41 (14.70%) Degree
23 41 (14.70%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (3.23%) Alfresco
1 9 (3.23%) Joomla!
2 8 (2.87%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.79%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.43%) Apache
4 4 (1.43%) Confluence
4 4 (1.43%) JBoss
4 4 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.08%) nginx
5 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.72%) Marvel
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.43%) InVision
4 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.08%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.08%) Revit
5 2 (0.72%) InDesign
5 2 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.72%) Pixate
5 2 (0.72%) UXPin
Cloud Services
1 49 (17.56%) GitHub
2 47 (16.85%) Google Play
3 41 (14.70%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (3.94%) Office 365
6 8 (2.87%) TestFlight
7 7 (2.51%) Amazon S3
8 5 (1.79%) SaaS
9 4 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.72%) DigitalOcean
10 2 (0.72%) Heroku
10 2 (0.72%) npm
11 1 (0.36%) G Suite
11 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.60%) Wireless
2 17 (6.09%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.73%) Internet
4 13 (4.66%) Firewall
4 13 (4.66%) SSL
5 10 (3.58%) DHCP
5 10 (3.58%) DNS
6 9 (3.23%) HTTP
7 8 (2.87%) IPsec
7 8 (2.87%) MQTT
7 8 (2.87%) VPN
8 4 (1.43%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.08%) HbbTV
10 2 (0.72%) 3G
10 2 (0.72%) 4G
10 2 (0.72%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.72%) VoIP
11 1 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.39%) Big Data
3 16 (5.73%) MySQL
4 14 (5.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (4.30%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.79%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.79%) MS Access
9 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.90%) JIRA
3 35 (12.54%) Android Studio
4 34 (12.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (11.83%) Bitbucket
6 31 (11.11%) Calabash
7 24 (8.60%) JUnit
8 23 (8.24%) Gradle
9 22 (7.89%) Mockito
10 17 (6.09%) Subversion
10 17 (6.09%) Xcode
11 16 (5.73%) Jenkins
12 12 (4.30%) Maven
13 11 (3.94%) Cucumber
14 10 (3.58%) Selenium
15 8 (2.87%) Appium
16 5 (1.79%) SpecFlow
16 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
17 4 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
17 4 (1.43%) Robot Framework
General
1 65 (23.30%) Electronics
2 35 (12.54%) Telecoms
3 34 (12.19%) Finance
3 34 (12.19%) Marketing
4 31 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 18 (6.45%) Games
6 10 (3.58%) Retail
7 8 (2.87%) Banking
8 7 (2.51%) Law
9 5 (1.79%) Legal
10 2 (0.72%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 175 (62.72%) Developer
2 63 (22.58%) Android Developer
3 35 (12.54%) iOS Developer
4 32 (11.47%) Software Developer
4 32 (11.47%) Software Engineer
5 31 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 26 (9.32%) .NET Developer
7 23 (8.24%) Mobile Developer
8 22 (7.89%) Android Engineer
9 21 (7.53%) iOS Android Developer
10 20 (7.17%) Web Developer
11 19 (6.81%) Java Developer
12 17 (6.09%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.73%) Digital Developer
13 16 (5.73%) Junior
14 15 (5.38%) Junior Developer
15 13 (4.66%) C# Developer
16 12 (4.30%) C++ Software Engineer
17 11 (3.94%) Analyst
17 11 (3.94%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (23.66%) .NET
2 63 (22.58%) HTML
3 56 (20.07%) RESTful
4 48 (17.20%) CSS
5 47 (16.85%) ASP.NET
6 45 (16.13%) Web Services
7 41 (14.70%) Node.js
8 39 (13.98%) HTML5
8 39 (13.98%) XML
9 30 (10.75%) Reactive Extensions
10 23 (8.24%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.53%) REST
12 18 (6.45%) React
13 17 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.09%) JSON
14 15 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 15 (5.38%) WCF
15 14 (5.02%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (5.02%) Ninject
16 13 (4.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (23.66%) User Experience
2 59 (21.15%) Mobile App
3 31 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.53%) iPhone
5 18 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (3.58%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.23%) iPad
8 8 (2.87%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (2.51%) Blackberry
10 6 (2.15%) RIA
11 4 (1.43%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.08%) Animation
12 3 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (1.08%) Chromecast
12 3 (1.08%) HoloLens
12 3 (1.08%) HTC Vive
12 3 (1.08%) Oculus Rift
12 3 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 169 (60.57%) Apple iOS
2 45 (16.13%) Windows
3 40 (14.34%) Linux
4 10 (3.58%) Unix
5 9 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
6 7 (2.51%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.51%) Windows Phone
7 5 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (47.31%) Android Development
2 125 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (26.88%) iOS Development
4 64 (22.94%) Software Engineering
5 60 (21.51%) Mobile Development
6 57 (20.43%) Test Automation
7 51 (18.28%) TDD
8 44 (15.77%) Dependency Injection
9 43 (15.41%) Web Development
10 35 (12.54%) BDD
10 35 (12.54%) MVC
11 33 (11.83%) Programme Management
12 31 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
12 31 (11.11%) MVVM
13 27 (9.68%) OO
13 27 (9.68%) Open Source
14 23 (8.24%) OOP
14 23 (8.24%) Scrum
15 21 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 113 (40.50%) Java
2 76 (27.24%) C#
3 64 (22.94%) JavaScript
4 59 (21.15%) C++
5 39 (13.98%) PHP
6 33 (11.83%) Kotlin
6 33 (11.83%) SQL
7 31 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 27 (9.68%) Apple Swift
9 25 (8.96%) C
9 25 (8.96%) Python
10 11 (3.94%) Ruby
11 10 (3.58%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.51%) Perl
12 7 (2.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.79%) Delphi
13 5 (1.79%) ES6
13 5 (1.79%) VB
14 4 (1.43%) Pascal
14 4 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (14.70%) Degree
2 17 (6.09%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.87%) HND
6 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.43%) CCNA
7 4 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.43%) CISSP
7 4 (1.43%) GIAC
7 4 (1.43%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (1.43%) MCSE
7 4 (1.43%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (1.43%) SANS
7 4 (1.43%) SSCP
8 3 (1.08%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.08%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.17%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.72%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.72%) PMO
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.58%) Docker
3 8 (2.87%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 33 (11.83%) HockeyApp
2 4 (1.43%) Nagios
2 4 (1.43%) Puppet
2 4 (1.43%) Salt
3 3 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (19.00%) Google
2 31 (11.11%) SAP
3 28 (10.04%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.89%) Atlassian
5 20 (7.17%) Xamarin
6 10 (3.58%) VMware
7 9 (3.23%) Apple
7 9 (3.23%) Twitter
8 8 (2.87%) Freescale
9 7 (2.51%) Oracle
10 4 (1.43%) IBM
11 3 (1.08%) Autodesk
11 3 (1.08%) Zend
12 2 (0.72%) Adobe
12 2 (0.72%) Mercator
13 1 (0.36%) Citrix
13 1 (0.36%) HP
13 1 (0.36%) Sencha