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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Android Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android Development over the 6 months to 10 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 382 388 321
Rank change year-on-year +6 -67 +83
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1,581 924 621
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.86% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 656 612 517
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,625 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,375 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

Android Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162,861 107,406 59,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.78% 94.05% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83,795 73,009 48,582
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,965 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Android Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android Development.

Salary trend for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android Development over the 6 months to 10 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Development within the UK over the 6 months to 10 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -12 1,320 £60,000 -4.00% 117
London +9 926 £70,000 -6.67% 48
Work from Home -55 730 £57,500 -4.17% 64
UK excluding London -69 458 £55,000 - 75
South East -135 107 £60,000 - 10
North of England -24 104 £55,000 +2.33% 21
Midlands -3 85 £52,500 +16.67% 11
Scotland +4 67 £55,000 - 5
Yorkshire -2 56 £55,000 -21.43% 2
East Midlands +14 45 £50,000 - 5
South West -19 44 £50,000 -7.83% 14
East of England -63 41 £55,000 +10.00% 13
North West -61 38 £55,000 +12.24% 18
West Midlands -39 36 £55,000 +35.80% 5
North East -2 10 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Northern Ireland -5 8 £65,000 +116.67% 1
Wales -20 2 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2022, IT jobs citing Android Development 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 with a requirement for Android Development.

1 1,581 (100.00%) Android
2 973 (61.54%) Kotlin
3 823 (52.06%) Agile
4 740 (46.81%) Java
5 723 (45.73%) Apple iOS
6 561 (35.48%) Mobile App
7 557 (35.23%) iOS Development
8 509 (32.19%) Mobile Development
9 454 (28.72%) JavaScript
10 418 (26.44%) Git (software)
11 415 (26.25%) User Experience
12 364 (23.02%) CI/CD
13 355 (22.45%) Google
14 348 (22.01%) MVVM
15 342 (21.63%) REST
16 336 (21.25%) Software Engineering
17 324 (20.49%) React
18 271 (17.14%) Scrum
19 266 (16.82%) Degree
20 261 (16.51%) Social Skills
21 254 (16.07%) Unit Testing
22 253 (16.00%) Android SDK
23 250 (15.81%) React Native
24 249 (15.75%) Computer Science
25 247 (15.62%) RxJava
26 245 (15.50%) Mentoring
27 235 (14.86%) Android Studio
28 231 (14.61%) TDD
29 229 (14.48%) RESTful
30 216 (13.66%) Test Automation

Android Development
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 54 (3.42%) CMS
2 32 (2.02%) Confluence
3 24 (1.52%) Headless CMS
4 16 (1.01%) Apache
5 13 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
6 10 (0.63%) IBM Domino
7 6 (0.38%) Ethereum
8 3 (0.19%) IIS
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.13%) Geth
9 2 (0.13%) Hyperledger
9 2 (0.13%) Mendix
9 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.063%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.063%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.063%) Mule
Applications
1 23 (1.45%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.13%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.063%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 155 (9.80%) Firebase
2 152 (9.61%) Google Play
3 138 (8.73%) AWS
4 124 (7.84%) GitHub
5 107 (6.77%) Azure
6 57 (3.61%) Serverless
7 56 (3.54%) GCP
8 55 (3.48%) Azure DevOps
9 45 (2.85%) Slack
10 39 (2.47%) SaaS
11 27 (1.71%) npm
12 23 (1.45%) Amazon Alexa
12 23 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
12 23 (1.45%) Google Pay
13 22 (1.39%) AppsFlyer
14 21 (1.33%) Pushwoosh
15 19 (1.20%) Basecamp
16 15 (0.95%) Sauce Labs
17 9 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
18 8 (0.51%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.10%) Internet
2 41 (2.59%) Broadband
3 38 (2.40%) HTTP
4 26 (1.64%) MQTT
4 26 (1.64%) VoIP
5 16 (1.01%) Multicast
6 14 (0.89%) Unicast
7 12 (0.76%) Bluetooth
8 9 (0.57%) NFC
9 6 (0.38%) 5G
9 6 (0.38%) PBX
10 3 (0.19%) DNS
11 2 (0.13%) DHCP
11 2 (0.13%) Firewall
12 1 (0.063%) DVB
12 1 (0.063%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.063%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (4.68%) NoSQL
2 73 (4.62%) MySQL
3 60 (3.80%) SQLite
4 59 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 44 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 43 (2.72%) MongoDB
7 42 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 32 (2.02%) DynamoDB
10 27 (1.71%) Redis
11 23 (1.45%) Couchbase
11 23 (1.45%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.38%) BigQuery
12 6 (0.38%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.25%) Tableau
15 3 (0.19%) Power BI
15 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 2 (0.13%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 418 (26.44%) Git (software)
2 235 (14.86%) Android Studio
3 185 (11.70%) Gradle
4 143 (9.04%) Jenkins
5 136 (8.60%) JIRA
6 106 (6.70%) Bitbucket
7 87 (5.50%) Mockito
8 68 (4.30%) JUnit
9 55 (3.48%) Mercurial
10 41 (2.59%) Crashlytics
11 38 (2.40%) Selenium
12 32 (2.02%) Postman
13 31 (1.96%) Maven
14 30 (1.90%) git-flow
14 30 (1.90%) NUnit
15 29 (1.83%) Cypress.io
16 28 (1.77%) Cucumber
17 26 (1.64%) fastlane
17 26 (1.64%) webpack
18 24 (1.52%) Appium
General
1 261 (16.51%) Social Skills
2 189 (11.95%) Finance
3 146 (9.23%) Banking
4 120 (7.59%) Games
5 115 (7.27%) Retail
6 93 (5.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 86 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (4.74%) Marketing
9 52 (3.29%) Advertising
10 42 (2.66%) Telecoms
11 39 (2.47%) Automotive
12 31 (1.96%) Publishing
13 30 (1.90%) Public Sector
14 29 (1.83%) Back Office
15 21 (1.33%) Organisational Skills
16 19 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 17 (1.08%) French Language
17 17 (1.08%) Spanish Language
18 15 (0.95%) Electronics
19 14 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 1,104 (69.83%) Developer
2 695 (43.96%) Android Developer
3 346 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 272 (17.20%) Senior Android Developer
5 246 (15.56%) Android Engineer
6 170 (10.75%) Software Engineer
7 133 (8.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 116 (7.34%) React Developer
9 89 (5.63%) Applications Developer
9 89 (5.63%) Mobile Developer
10 72 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 68 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 60 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
13 56 (3.54%) iOS Developer
14 53 (3.35%) Java Developer
15 51 (3.23%) Java Android Developer
16 49 (3.10%) Lead Android Developer
17 33 (2.09%) Graduate
18 31 (1.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
19 30 (1.90%) Android Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (21.63%) REST
2 324 (20.49%) React
3 253 (16.00%) Android SDK
4 250 (15.81%) React Native
5 247 (15.62%) RxJava
6 229 (14.48%) RESTful
7 213 (13.47%) Dagger
8 182 (11.51%) Retrofit
9 174 (11.01%) CSS
10 162 (10.25%) HTML
10 162 (10.25%) Node.js
11 161 (10.18%) .NET
12 150 (9.49%) Web Services
13 136 (8.60%) Android Jetpack
14 117 (7.40%) JSON
15 115 (7.27%) Laravel
16 111 (7.02%) .NET Core
17 77 (4.87%) ASP.NET
18 70 (4.43%) Sass
19 69 (4.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 561 (35.48%) Mobile App
2 415 (26.25%) User Experience
3 144 (9.11%) Greenfield Project
4 85 (5.38%) Algorithms
5 79 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 66 (4.17%) Data Structures
7 65 (4.11%) Blog
8 64 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
9 51 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
10 46 (2.91%) Hackathon
11 44 (2.78%) IoT
12 40 (2.53%) Online Banking
13 35 (2.21%) Virtual Team
14 33 (2.09%) Smartphone
15 29 (1.83%) Social Media
16 25 (1.58%) Podcast
17 24 (1.52%) Legacy Code
17 24 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
18 23 (1.45%) Analytical Mindset
19 22 (1.39%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 1,581 (100.00%) Android
2 723 (45.73%) Apple iOS
3 61 (3.86%) Linux
3 61 (3.86%) Windows
4 14 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (0.57%) Unix
6 4 (0.25%) Debian
6 4 (0.25%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.13%) Android TV
9 1 (0.063%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (52.06%) Agile
2 557 (35.23%) iOS Development
3 509 (32.19%) Mobile Development
4 364 (23.02%) CI/CD
5 348 (22.01%) MVVM
6 336 (21.25%) Software Engineering
7 271 (17.14%) Scrum
8 254 (16.07%) Unit Testing
9 249 (15.75%) Computer Science
10 245 (15.50%) Mentoring
11 231 (14.61%) TDD
12 216 (13.66%) Test Automation
13 213 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
14 207 (13.09%) Full Stack Development
15 204 (12.90%) Clean Code
16 176 (11.13%) Problem-Solving
17 158 (9.99%) Fintech
18 151 (9.55%) DevOps
18 151 (9.55%) OOP
19 129 (8.16%) OO
Programming Languages
1 973 (61.54%) Kotlin
2 740 (46.81%) Java
3 454 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 152 (9.61%) C#
5 147 (9.30%) TypeScript
6 138 (8.73%) PHP
7 135 (8.54%) Apple Swift
8 121 (7.65%) Python
9 117 (7.40%) SQL
10 94 (5.95%) C++
11 84 (5.31%) ES6
12 78 (4.93%) Objective-C
13 55 (3.48%) C
14 53 (3.35%) Ruby
15 33 (2.09%) Bash
16 27 (1.71%) Dart
17 23 (1.45%) PowerShell
18 22 (1.39%) Go
19 19 (1.20%) Lua
20 10 (0.63%) Rust
Qualifications
1 266 (16.82%) Degree
2 123 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.95%) Master's Degree
6 13 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (0.51%) PhD
8 5 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (7.02%) QA
2 50 (3.16%) Accessibility
3 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.25%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.063%) GDPR
5 1 (0.063%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.063%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (3.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.063%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (3.29%) Terraform
2 42 (2.66%) Kubernetes
3 35 (2.21%) Single Sign-On
4 24 (1.52%) Grafana
4 24 (1.52%) Kibana
5 23 (1.45%) HAProxy
5 23 (1.45%) logstash
5 23 (1.45%) MIIS
5 23 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (1.45%) Opsgenie
5 23 (1.45%) Pingdom
5 23 (1.45%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.25%) Proxmox
7 1 (0.063%) Ansible
Vendors
1 355 (22.45%) Google
2 43 (2.72%) Apple
2 43 (2.72%) Microsoft
3 38 (2.40%) Xamarin
4 28 (1.77%) New Relic
5 20 (1.27%) Sony
6 17 (1.08%) Adobe
7 15 (0.95%) Perfecto Mobile
8 12 (0.76%) Facebook
8 12 (0.76%) Monzo
8 12 (0.76%) Spotify
9 10 (0.63%) AppDynamics
9 10 (0.63%) Civica
9 10 (0.63%) Klarna
9 10 (0.63%) Splunk
9 10 (0.63%) Sun
10 9 (0.57%) SAP
11 8 (0.51%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.51%) Cognizant
11 8 (0.51%) Oracle