Period
to 22 February 2018

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

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 415 333
Rank change year-on-year +69 -82 -7
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1,544 1,275 2,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.73% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.81% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,306 1,120 1,836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 158,271 157,206 186,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.89% 89.53% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 128,517 129,505 154,372
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £79,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Android Development
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android Development.

Salary trend for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Development over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Android Development in the UK

Android Development
Top 16 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 22 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
England +84 1,471 £50,000 - 324
UK excluding London +55 898 £40,000 -5.88% 211
London +47 626 £62,500 +4.17% 130
North of England +86 212 £40,000 -11.11% 83
South East +24 188 £42,500 -5.56% 38
Midlands +20 171 £35,000 -12.50% 24
South West +51 154 £52,500 +50.00% 29
North West +54 127 £40,000 -15.79% 47
East of England +31 122 £50,000 - 20
West Midlands +26 100 £35,000 -6.67% 14
East Midlands +18 71 £34,000 -28.42% 10
Yorkshire +51 70 £40,000 - 30
Scotland -67 26 £46,250 -2.63% 11
Wales +5 18 £45,000 +20.00% 5
North East -1 15 £28,250 -5.83% 6
Northern Ireland -20 9 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 1,544 (100.00%) Android
2 822 (53.24%) Apple iOS
3 779 (50.45%) Java
4 748 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
5 721 (46.70%) iOS Development
6 505 (32.71%) JavaScript
7 462 (29.92%) Mobile App
8 459 (29.73%) Mobile Development
9 429 (27.78%) HTML
10 379 (24.55%) TDD
11 378 (24.48%) CSS
12 367 (23.77%) User Experience
13 358 (23.19%) Git (software)
14 336 (21.76%) C#
15 281 (18.20%) .NET
16 272 (17.62%) Software Engineering
17 267 (17.29%) HTML5
18 248 (16.06%) Android SDK
19 245 (15.87%) Scrum
20 218 (14.12%) Web Development
21 217 (14.05%) Google
22 216 (13.99%) AngularJS
23 214 (13.86%) Test Automation
24 212 (13.73%) Gradle
25 211 (13.67%) SQL
26 208 (13.47%) Android Studio
27 204 (13.21%) jQuery
28 199 (12.89%) MVC
29 198 (12.82%) Web Services
30 197 (12.76%) Objective-C

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 33 (2.14%) CMS
2 21 (1.36%) WordPress
3 14 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (0.78%) Alfresco
4 12 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (0.71%) Apache
5 11 (0.71%) Drupal
6 8 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.45%) Joomla!
8 6 (0.39%) Confluence
8 6 (0.39%) IIS
8 6 (0.39%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.32%) Liferay
10 4 (0.26%) ExpressionEngine
10 4 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.19%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.19%) concrete5
11 3 (0.19%) nginx
12 2 (0.13%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.065%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.065%) InDesign
5 1 (0.065%) Maya
5 1 (0.065%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 110 (7.12%) Google Play
2 91 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (4.79%) GitHub
5 55 (3.56%) SaaS
6 31 (2.01%) Firebase
7 23 (1.49%) npm
8 17 (1.10%) IaaS
8 17 (1.10%) PaaS
9 12 (0.78%) Bluemix
9 12 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.39%) Serverless
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.26%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 72 (4.66%) Wireless
2 34 (2.20%) Internet
3 24 (1.55%) Bluetooth
4 22 (1.42%) HTTP
5 15 (0.97%) SSH
6 13 (0.84%) FTP
6 13 (0.84%) Telnet
7 11 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.52%) ATM
8 8 (0.52%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.45%) Extranet
9 7 (0.45%) Intranet
10 6 (0.39%) Modbus
11 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.19%) DAB
12 3 (0.19%) DNS
12 3 (0.19%) RFID
13 2 (0.13%) LAN
13 2 (0.13%) RTSP
13 2 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (8.42%) MySQL
2 120 (7.77%) SQL Server
3 84 (5.44%) Big Data
4 72 (4.66%) SQLite
5 50 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 34 (2.20%) MongoDB
8 27 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.71%) Blockchain
10 11 (0.71%) CouchDB
11 10 (0.65%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (0.58%) Mixpanel
12 9 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.45%) GIS
13 7 (0.45%) Redis
13 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (0.39%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 358 (23.19%) Git (software)
2 212 (13.73%) Gradle
3 208 (13.47%) Android Studio
4 162 (10.49%) JUnit
5 146 (9.46%) JIRA
6 104 (6.74%) Bitbucket
7 100 (6.48%) Mockito
8 87 (5.63%) Xcode
9 79 (5.12%) Calabash
10 78 (5.05%) Subversion
11 67 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 67 (4.34%) Visual Studio
12 66 (4.27%) Jenkins
13 40 (2.59%) Selenium
14 36 (2.33%) Maven
15 31 (2.01%) Cucumber
16 26 (1.68%) git-flow
17 25 (1.62%) Mercurial
18 24 (1.55%) Appium
19 22 (1.42%) CocoaPods
General
1 170 (11.01%) Finance
2 139 (9.00%) Retail
3 77 (4.99%) Electronics
4 75 (4.86%) Advertising
5 66 (4.27%) Games
6 65 (4.21%) Banking
7 35 (2.27%) Publishing
8 31 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 28 (1.81%) Marketing
10 24 (1.55%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.97%) Legal
12 14 (0.91%) Automotive
13 9 (0.58%) Law
14 7 (0.45%) iGaming
15 6 (0.39%) Interactive Media
16 5 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.32%) Digital Economy
17 4 (0.26%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.26%) Retail Banking
18 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,304 (84.46%) Developer
2 792 (51.30%) Android Developer
3 201 (13.02%) Mobile Developer
4 162 (10.49%) Applications Developer
5 153 (9.91%) iOS Developer
5 153 (9.91%) Senior Developer
6 115 (7.45%) iOS Android Developer
7 113 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 109 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 103 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 96 (6.22%) Senior Android Developer
11 95 (6.15%) C# Developer
12 87 (5.63%) Software Engineer
13 86 (5.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 81 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
15 74 (4.79%) Android Engineer
16 73 (4.73%) Java Android Developer
17 64 (4.15%) Lead Developer
18 61 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
18 61 (3.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (27.78%) HTML
2 378 (24.48%) CSS
3 281 (18.20%) .NET
4 267 (17.29%) HTML5
5 248 (16.06%) Android SDK
6 216 (13.99%) AngularJS
7 204 (13.21%) jQuery
8 198 (12.82%) Web Services
9 170 (11.01%) RESTful
10 162 (10.49%) ASP.NET
11 158 (10.23%) JSON
12 147 (9.52%) REST
13 137 (8.87%) CSS3
14 125 (8.10%) XML
15 124 (8.03%) RxJava
16 117 (7.58%) React Native
17 113 (7.32%) iOS SDK
18 109 (7.06%) React
19 99 (6.41%) Retrofit
20 97 (6.28%) Dagger
Miscellaneous
1 462 (29.92%) Mobile App
2 367 (23.77%) User Experience
3 139 (9.00%) Computer Science
4 124 (8.03%) Greenfield Project
5 73 (4.73%) Fintech
6 49 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (2.91%) Smartphone
8 33 (2.14%) iPhone
9 28 (1.81%) W3C
10 25 (1.62%) Data Structures
11 19 (1.23%) Social Media
12 17 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (0.91%) Augmented Reality
13 14 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (0.84%) BBC
14 13 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (0.71%) Animation
15 11 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
16 10 (0.65%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1,544 (100.00%) Android
2 822 (53.24%) Apple iOS
3 99 (6.41%) Windows
4 84 (5.44%) Linux
5 28 (1.81%) Windows Phone
6 19 (1.23%) Nucleus RTOS
7 14 (0.91%) Debian
8 9 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.32%) Unix
10 4 (0.26%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 721 (46.70%) iOS Development
3 459 (29.73%) Mobile Development
4 379 (24.55%) TDD
5 272 (17.62%) Software Engineering
6 245 (15.87%) Scrum
7 218 (14.12%) Web Development
8 214 (13.86%) Test Automation
9 199 (12.89%) MVC
10 186 (12.05%) BDD
11 174 (11.27%) OO
12 172 (11.14%) Continuous Integration
13 157 (10.17%) Unit Testing
14 151 (9.78%) Mobile Application Development
15 108 (6.99%) OOP
16 91 (5.89%) Front End Development
17 89 (5.76%) Mentoring
18 70 (4.53%) Multithreading
19 69 (4.47%) MVVM
20 66 (4.27%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 779 (50.45%) Java
2 505 (32.71%) JavaScript
3 336 (21.76%) C#
4 211 (13.67%) SQL
5 197 (12.76%) Apple Swift
5 197 (12.76%) Objective-C
6 195 (12.63%) C++
7 161 (10.43%) PHP
8 103 (6.67%) Kotlin
9 94 (6.09%) C
10 61 (3.95%) Python
11 60 (3.89%) Ruby
12 20 (1.30%) ES6
13 18 (1.17%) TypeScript
13 18 (1.17%) VB.NET
14 14 (0.91%) Embedded C
15 12 (0.78%) VB
16 11 (0.71%) Embedded C++
17 10 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 184 (11.92%) Degree
2 69 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (1.10%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.39%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.32%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.13%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.13%) MCP
7 2 (0.13%) OSCP
7 2 (0.13%) SANS
8 1 (0.065%) PhD
8 1 (0.065%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.065%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.96%) QA
2 5 (0.32%) GDPR
3 4 (0.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.13%) TickIT
5 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.065%) PMO
5 1 (0.065%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (2.01%) Docker
2 13 (0.84%) Firmware
3 4 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 68 (4.40%) HockeyApp
2 9 (0.58%) Kibana
3 6 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.26%) Ansible
4 4 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 4 (0.26%) logstash
5 2 (0.13%) Terraform
6 1 (0.065%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.065%) Graylog
6 1 (0.065%) Nagios
6 1 (0.065%) WMI
Vendors
1 217 (14.05%) Google
2 128 (8.29%) Xamarin
3 115 (7.45%) Microsoft
4 60 (3.89%) Atlassian
5 48 (3.11%) Apple
6 28 (1.81%) Oracle
7 27 (1.75%) Facebook
8 20 (1.30%) Twitter
9 17 (1.10%) IBM
9 17 (1.10%) Sitecore
10 16 (1.04%) Adobe
11 12 (0.78%) Sony
12 11 (0.71%) Yahoo!
13 10 (0.65%) Capita
13 10 (0.65%) SAP
14 6 (0.39%) Sencha
14 6 (0.39%) Zend
15 4 (0.26%) SOTI
16 3 (0.19%) ATG
16 3 (0.19%) Teradata