Period
to 26 September 2017

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

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 374 322
Rank change year-on-year +49 -52 -17
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1783 1556 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.01% 0.81% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.91% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1377 1964
UK median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.43% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 159505 171809 193501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.13% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 125527 143321 159045
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 26 September 2017.

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 26 September 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
England +55 1687 £47,500 -9.52% 90
UK excluding London +108 1066 £40,000 - 62
London -15 700 £57,500 -11.54% 31
South East +114 304 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Midlands +106 240 £34,000 -15.00% 11
North of England +5 197 £41,500 +3.75% 20
West Midlands +119 184 £34,000 -9.33% 3
East of England +79 134 £45,000 -10.00% 15
North West +22 126 £44,000 +3.53% 11
South West -10 113 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Yorkshire +1 68 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Scotland +5 58 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands +40 56 £36,500 -8.75% 8
Wales +8 16 £35,000 -12.50%
Northern Ireland -18 5 - -
North East +8 3 £28,750 -4.17%
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2017, IT jobs citing Android Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Android Development.

1 1783 (100.00%) Android
2 1046 (58.67%) Apple iOS
3 918 (51.49%) Java
4 899 (50.42%) iOS Development
5 789 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
6 731 (41.00%) Mobile App
7 618 (34.66%) JavaScript
8 594 (33.31%) HTML
9 549 (30.79%) CSS
10 519 (29.11%) Mobile Development
11 483 (27.09%) Git (software)
12 375 (21.03%) Android SDK
13 357 (20.02%) TDD
14 336 (18.84%) C#
15 330 (18.51%) Objective-C
16 318 (17.84%) AngularJS
17 316 (17.72%) HTML5
18 304 (17.05%) User Experience
19 287 (16.10%) .NET
20 279 (15.65%) JSON
21 276 (15.48%) Google
22 274 (15.37%) Degree
23 271 (15.20%) Web Services
24 261 (14.64%) Android Studio
25 256 (14.36%) Software Engineering
26 251 (14.08%) Apple Swift
27 237 (13.29%) SQL
28 234 (13.12%) MVC
28 234 (13.12%) Scrum
29 229 (12.84%) PHP

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 48 (2.69%) WordPress
2 45 (2.52%) CMS
3 28 (1.57%) Apache
4 21 (1.18%) Drupal
5 17 (0.95%) Confluence
6 16 (0.90%) Alfresco
7 14 (0.79%) Joomla!
8 11 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (0.62%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.50%) IIS
10 9 (0.50%) JBoss
10 9 (0.50%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.45%) nginx
12 6 (0.34%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.28%) Kentico
14 4 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (0.62%) Moqups
3 10 (0.56%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (0.34%) InVision
7 5 (0.28%) 3ds Max
7 5 (0.28%) Maya
7 5 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.056%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 191 (10.71%) Google Play
2 120 (6.73%) GitHub
3 93 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 84 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
5 51 (2.86%) SaaS
6 48 (2.69%) npm
7 14 (0.79%) Firebase
7 14 (0.79%) PaaS
8 13 (0.73%) IaaS
9 9 (0.50%) Bluemix
9 9 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.45%) iTunes
11 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.34%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
12 5 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.22%) Trello
14 1 (0.056%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.03%) HTTP
2 32 (1.79%) Wireless
3 22 (1.23%) Internet
4 19 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.90%) DNS
6 12 (0.67%) Extranet
7 11 (0.62%) Intranet
8 10 (0.56%) ATM
8 10 (0.56%) Skype
9 7 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.28%) HbbTV
11 4 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.17%) iBeacon
12 3 (0.17%) MQTT
12 3 (0.17%) SSH
13 2 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.11%) Firewall
13 2 (0.11%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.11%) NFC
13 2 (0.11%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (9.76%) MySQL
2 161 (9.03%) SQL Server
3 69 (3.87%) SQLite
4 62 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 59 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 48 (2.69%) MongoDB
7 45 (2.52%) Big Data
8 24 (1.35%) CouchDB
9 22 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.07%) Mixpanel
11 17 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 16 (0.90%) Redis
13 14 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (0.56%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.50%) MS Access
17 7 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 483 (27.09%) Git (software)
2 261 (14.64%) Android Studio
3 157 (8.81%) Gradle
4 137 (7.68%) Xcode
5 94 (5.27%) JIRA
6 92 (5.16%) Subversion
7 86 (4.82%) JUnit
8 62 (3.48%) Jenkins
9 61 (3.42%) Mockito
10 57 (3.20%) gulp
11 51 (2.86%) Eclipse
12 41 (2.30%) git-flow
13 40 (2.24%) Mercurial
14 35 (1.96%) webpack
15 34 (1.91%) Robolectric
16 33 (1.85%) Maven
16 33 (1.85%) Visual Studio
17 30 (1.68%) GitLab
18 29 (1.63%) Bitbucket
19 28 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 204 (11.44%) Finance
2 113 (6.34%) Retail
3 95 (5.33%) Electronics
4 86 (4.82%) Marketing
5 68 (3.81%) Games
6 67 (3.76%) Telecoms
7 59 (3.31%) Manufacturing
8 56 (3.14%) Banking
9 55 (3.08%) Advertising
10 51 (2.86%) Publishing
11 36 (2.02%) Legal
12 14 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.73%) Automotive
14 9 (0.50%) Multimedia
15 8 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.28%) Back Office
17 4 (0.22%) Law
18 3 (0.17%) iGaming
18 3 (0.17%) Music Industry
19 2 (0.11%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 1542 (86.48%) Developer
2 942 (52.83%) Android Developer
3 245 (13.74%) Applications Developer
3 245 (13.74%) iOS Developer
4 244 (13.68%) Mobile Developer
5 222 (12.45%) Java Developer
6 198 (11.10%) Senior Developer
7 187 (10.49%) iOS Android Developer
8 157 (8.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 143 (8.02%) Java Android Developer
10 117 (6.56%) Senior Android Developer
11 116 (6.51%) Android Engineer
12 93 (5.22%) Software Developer
13 89 (4.99%) Software Engineer
14 86 (4.82%) Lead Developer
15 81 (4.54%) C# Developer
16 76 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 74 (4.15%) .NET Developer
18 71 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
19 70 (3.93%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (33.31%) HTML
2 549 (30.79%) CSS
3 375 (21.03%) Android SDK
4 318 (17.84%) AngularJS
5 316 (17.72%) HTML5
6 287 (16.10%) .NET
7 279 (15.65%) JSON
8 271 (15.20%) Web Services
9 228 (12.79%) jQuery
10 221 (12.39%) REST
11 211 (11.83%) RESTful
12 210 (11.78%) XML
13 168 (9.42%) ASP.NET
14 151 (8.47%) CSS3
15 142 (7.96%) iOS SDK
15 142 (7.96%) React
15 142 (7.96%) RxJava
16 119 (6.67%) SOAP
17 102 (5.72%) Sass
18 98 (5.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 731 (41.00%) Mobile App
2 304 (17.05%) User Experience
3 168 (9.42%) Computer Science
4 53 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 51 (2.86%) Fintech
6 48 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 40 (2.24%) Data Structures
8 40 (2.24%) Smartphone
9 38 (2.13%) iPhone
10 24 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
11 21 (1.18%) iPad
12 20 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.12%) mHealth
13 19 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 14 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
14 14 (0.79%) W3C
15 13 (0.73%) Social Media
16 12 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (0.62%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 1783 (100.00%) Android
2 1046 (58.67%) Apple iOS
3 157 (8.81%) Windows
4 126 (7.07%) Linux
5 30 (1.68%) Windows Phone
6 22 (1.23%) Debian
6 22 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 20 (1.12%) Unix
8 16 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.056%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.056%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 899 (50.42%) iOS Development
2 789 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
3 519 (29.11%) Mobile Development
4 357 (20.02%) TDD
5 256 (14.36%) Software Engineering
6 234 (13.12%) MVC
6 234 (13.12%) Scrum
7 228 (12.79%) OO
8 227 (12.73%) Unit Testing
9 216 (12.11%) Mobile Application Development
10 214 (12.00%) Web Development
11 198 (11.10%) Test Automation
12 182 (10.21%) Continuous Integration
13 157 (8.81%) OOP
14 140 (7.85%) Front End Development
15 107 (6.00%) BDD
16 99 (5.55%) Mentoring
17 96 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
18 90 (5.05%) Analytics
19 84 (4.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 918 (51.49%) Java
2 618 (34.66%) JavaScript
3 336 (18.84%) C#
4 330 (18.51%) Objective-C
5 251 (14.08%) Apple Swift
6 237 (13.29%) SQL
7 229 (12.84%) PHP
8 163 (9.14%) C++
9 110 (6.17%) C
10 88 (4.94%) Python
11 54 (3.03%) Kotlin
12 50 (2.80%) VB.NET
13 47 (2.64%) ES6
14 42 (2.36%) TypeScript
15 41 (2.30%) Ruby
16 24 (1.35%) ECMAScript
17 23 (1.29%) Bash Shell
18 21 (1.18%) PHP 7
19 19 (1.07%) Go
19 19 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 274 (15.37%) Degree
2 117 (6.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 15 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.50%) MCP
6 2 (0.11%) PMP
7 1 (0.056%) CISM
7 1 (0.056%) CISSP
7 1 (0.056%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.056%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.056%) PhD
7 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.98%) QA
2 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.28%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.056%) COBIT
5 1 (0.056%) GDPR
5 1 (0.056%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (2.19%) Docker
2 6 (0.34%) Firmware
3 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (1.01%) HockeyApp
2 9 (0.50%) Nagios
2 9 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.28%) Kibana
4 3 (0.17%) Graylog
5 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.11%) Rancher
6 1 (0.056%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.056%) Ansible
6 1 (0.056%) logstash
6 1 (0.056%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.056%) Terraform
Vendors
1 276 (15.48%) Google
2 131 (7.35%) Xamarin
3 130 (7.29%) Microsoft
4 70 (3.93%) Apple
5 43 (2.41%) Adobe
6 42 (2.36%) Oracle
7 39 (2.19%) Facebook
8 33 (1.85%) SAP
9 24 (1.35%) IBM
9 24 (1.35%) Twitter
10 21 (1.18%) Appcelerator
11 15 (0.84%) Sencha
12 13 (0.73%) Atlassian
13 11 (0.62%) Sony
14 8 (0.45%) Zend
15 7 (0.39%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.39%) Telerik
16 5 (0.28%) Rackspace
17 4 (0.22%) PubNub
17 4 (0.22%) Sun