Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 336 420 331
Rank change year-on-year +84 -89 -2
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1707 1367 2151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.73% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.82% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1207 1930
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £29,725
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
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 161665 167144 194190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.93% 89.36% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 127669 138904 159942
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 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 20 November 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 20 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
England +92 1607 £49,000 -6.67% 141
UK excluding London +116 1016 £40,000 -5.88% 78
London +16 671 £60,000 -7.69% 66
South East +90 249 £42,500 -10.53% 14
North of England +94 228 £40,000 - 24
Midlands +70 206 £34,500 -23.33% 13
North West +59 141 £42,500 +6.25% 16
West Midlands +73 138 £34,000 -15.00% 8
South West +11 130 £47,500 +26.67% 11
East of England +41 123 £46,500 -7.00% 13
Yorkshire +36 79 £40,000 +3.23% 6
East Midlands +29 68 £36,500 -27.00% 5
Scotland -9 53 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wales +15 21 £40,000 - 2
North East +2 8 £30,000 - 2
Northern Ireland -26 6 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 1707 (100.00%) Android
2 957 (56.06%) Apple iOS
3 870 (50.97%) Java
4 823 (48.21%) iOS Development
5 787 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
6 616 (36.09%) Mobile App
7 550 (32.22%) JavaScript
8 521 (30.52%) HTML
9 486 (28.47%) Mobile Development
10 461 (27.01%) CSS
11 455 (26.65%) Git (software)
12 401 (23.49%) TDD
13 344 (20.15%) Android SDK
14 323 (18.92%) C#
15 320 (18.75%) User Experience
16 312 (18.28%) HTML5
17 302 (17.69%) Google
18 288 (16.87%) Objective-C
19 284 (16.64%) Software Engineering
20 275 (16.11%) AngularJS
21 269 (15.76%) .NET
22 239 (14.00%) Degree
23 238 (13.94%) Apple Swift
24 235 (13.77%) Web Services
25 233 (13.65%) JSON
26 229 (13.42%) Scrum
27 226 (13.24%) Android Studio
28 209 (12.24%) RESTful
29 208 (12.19%) SQL
29 208 (12.19%) jQuery

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 45 (2.64%) WordPress
2 38 (2.23%) CMS
3 18 (1.05%) Apache
3 18 (1.05%) Drupal
4 17 (1.00%) Confluence
5 14 (0.82%) Alfresco
6 9 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.53%) Joomla!
7 8 (0.47%) IIS
7 8 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
8 6 (0.35%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.23%) JBoss
10 4 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.23%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.18%) concrete5
Applications
1 24 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.59%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.53%) Moqups
5 5 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) InVision
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 205 (12.01%) Google Play
2 108 (6.33%) GitHub
3 85 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
5 64 (3.75%) SaaS
6 45 (2.64%) npm
7 22 (1.29%) Firebase
8 18 (1.05%) PaaS
9 17 (1.00%) IaaS
10 12 (0.70%) Bluemix
10 12 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.29%) iTunes
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (2.28%) Wireless
2 35 (2.05%) HTTP
3 24 (1.41%) Internet
4 17 (1.00%) Extranet
5 16 (0.94%) Intranet
6 12 (0.70%) Skype
7 11 (0.64%) ATM
7 11 (0.64%) Bluetooth
8 10 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.29%) HbbTV
9 5 (0.29%) Modbus
10 4 (0.23%) LDAP
11 3 (0.18%) DAB
11 3 (0.18%) DNS
11 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.12%) Firewall
12 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.12%) LAN
12 2 (0.12%) RFID
12 2 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (9.72%) MySQL
2 143 (8.38%) SQL Server
3 66 (3.87%) SQLite
4 63 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 54 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 49 (2.87%) Big Data
7 41 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (1.11%) CouchDB
11 16 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (0.64%) Redis
15 10 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.59%) Blockchain
15 10 (0.59%) Mixpanel
15 10 (0.59%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 455 (26.65%) Git (software)
2 226 (13.24%) Android Studio
3 192 (11.25%) Gradle
4 118 (6.91%) JIRA
5 113 (6.62%) Xcode
6 101 (5.92%) JUnit
7 71 (4.16%) Mockito
8 70 (4.10%) Subversion
9 59 (3.46%) Jenkins
10 54 (3.16%) Bitbucket
11 49 (2.87%) gulp
12 43 (2.52%) Eclipse
13 42 (2.46%) Mercurial
14 41 (2.40%) Visual Studio
15 31 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (1.64%) Appium
16 28 (1.64%) Calabash
17 26 (1.52%) git-flow
17 26 (1.52%) webpack
18 25 (1.46%) Maven
General
1 187 (10.95%) Finance
2 124 (7.26%) Retail
3 99 (5.80%) Electronics
4 72 (4.22%) Marketing
5 70 (4.10%) Advertising
5 70 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 66 (3.87%) Manufacturing
7 53 (3.10%) Banking
7 53 (3.10%) Games
8 48 (2.81%) Publishing
9 16 (0.94%) Legal
10 15 (0.88%) Automotive
11 9 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.35%) Back Office
13 6 (0.35%) iGaming
13 6 (0.35%) Law
14 5 (0.29%) Interactive Media
14 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1435 (84.07%) Developer
2 882 (51.67%) Android Developer
3 223 (13.06%) Mobile Developer
4 205 (12.01%) iOS Developer
5 203 (11.89%) Applications Developer
6 165 (9.67%) Senior Developer
7 160 (9.37%) iOS Android Developer
8 154 (9.02%) Java Developer
9 133 (7.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 119 (6.97%) Android Engineer
11 110 (6.44%) Software Developer
12 99 (5.80%) Java Android Developer
13 96 (5.62%) C# Developer
14 95 (5.57%) Senior Android Developer
15 92 (5.39%) Software Engineer
16 82 (4.80%) .NET Developer
17 78 (4.57%) JavaScript Developer
18 70 (4.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 68 (3.98%) Lead Developer
20 60 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (30.52%) HTML
2 461 (27.01%) CSS
3 344 (20.15%) Android SDK
4 312 (18.28%) HTML5
5 275 (16.11%) AngularJS
6 269 (15.76%) .NET
7 235 (13.77%) Web Services
8 233 (13.65%) JSON
9 209 (12.24%) RESTful
10 208 (12.19%) jQuery
11 182 (10.66%) XML
12 177 (10.37%) REST
13 160 (9.37%) CSS3
14 145 (8.49%) ASP.NET
15 144 (8.44%) RxJava
16 130 (7.62%) iOS SDK
17 116 (6.80%) React
18 92 (5.39%) Node.js
19 91 (5.33%) Apache Cordova
19 91 (5.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 616 (36.09%) Mobile App
2 320 (18.75%) User Experience
3 139 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 76 (4.45%) Greenfield Project
5 39 (2.28%) Fintech
6 38 (2.23%) Smartphone
7 37 (2.17%) Data Structures
8 35 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (1.99%) Algorithms
10 33 (1.93%) iPhone
11 23 (1.35%) W3C
12 19 (1.11%) Social Media
13 18 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
13 18 (1.05%) mHealth
14 16 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.76%) iPad
16 11 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
17 10 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
18 9 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1707 (100.00%) Android
2 957 (56.06%) Apple iOS
3 139 (8.14%) Windows
4 106 (6.21%) Linux
5 26 (1.52%) Debian
6 25 (1.46%) Windows Phone
7 17 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (0.88%) Unix
9 14 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.23%) Nucleus RTOS
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.059%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.059%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (48.21%) iOS Development
2 787 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
3 486 (28.47%) Mobile Development
4 401 (23.49%) TDD
5 284 (16.64%) Software Engineering
6 229 (13.42%) Scrum
7 206 (12.07%) Unit Testing
7 206 (12.07%) Web Development
8 199 (11.66%) OO
9 193 (11.31%) MVC
10 192 (11.25%) Mobile Application Development
11 191 (11.19%) Test Automation
12 182 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
13 151 (8.85%) BDD
14 141 (8.26%) OOP
15 118 (6.91%) Front End Development
16 98 (5.74%) Mentoring
17 87 (5.10%) SDLC
18 75 (4.39%) MVVM
19 67 (3.93%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 870 (50.97%) Java
2 550 (32.22%) JavaScript
3 323 (18.92%) C#
4 288 (16.87%) Objective-C
5 238 (13.94%) Apple Swift
6 208 (12.19%) SQL
7 198 (11.60%) PHP
8 177 (10.37%) C++
9 124 (7.26%) C
10 89 (5.21%) Python
11 80 (4.69%) Kotlin
12 57 (3.34%) Ruby
13 43 (2.52%) TypeScript
14 38 (2.23%) ES6
15 35 (2.05%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.52%) Bash Shell
17 25 (1.46%) ECMAScript
18 18 (1.05%) Embedded C
19 16 (0.94%) T-SQL
20 15 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 239 (14.00%) Degree
2 104 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (0.53%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.35%) MCP
5 3 (0.18%) PMP
6 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.059%) CISM
7 1 (0.059%) CISSP
7 1 (0.059%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.059%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.059%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.059%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.27%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) GDPR
3 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.059%) COBIT
4 1 (0.059%) PSD2
4 1 (0.059%) SLA
4 1 (0.059%) TickIT
System Software
1 36 (2.11%) Docker
2 13 (0.76%) Firmware
3 5 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (1.64%) HockeyApp
2 8 (0.47%) Kibana
3 4 (0.23%) Nagios
4 3 (0.18%) Ansible
4 3 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.18%) logstash
4 3 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.12%) Rancher
6 1 (0.059%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.059%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.059%) WMI
Vendors
1 302 (17.69%) Google
2 116 (6.80%) Xamarin
3 113 (6.62%) Microsoft
4 66 (3.87%) Apple
5 44 (2.58%) Adobe
6 38 (2.23%) Oracle
7 35 (2.05%) SAP
8 29 (1.70%) Facebook
9 28 (1.64%) Atlassian
10 23 (1.35%) IBM
11 18 (1.05%) Twitter
12 10 (0.59%) Sencha
13 9 (0.53%) Xero
14 8 (0.47%) Appcelerator
14 8 (0.47%) Sitecore
14 8 (0.47%) Sony
15 6 (0.35%) Telerik
15 6 (0.35%) Yahoo!
15 6 (0.35%) Zend
16 4 (0.23%) Capita