Period
to 22 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 418 331
Rank change year-on-year +88 -87 +2
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1720 1393 2134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.73% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.82% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1231 1916
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,750 £29,750
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 162377 170041 191608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.40% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 128248 141329 157803
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 22 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 22 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 +79 1620 £49,000 -6.67% 153
UK excluding London +126 1031 £40,000 -5.88% 83
London -1 669 £60,000 -7.69% 73
South East +94 249 £42,500 -10.53% 16
North of England +81 235 £40,000 - 31
Midlands +84 207 £34,500 -23.33% 13
North West +50 145 £42,500 +6.25% 21
West Midlands +66 138 £34,250 -14.38% 7
South West +11 133 £50,000 +33.33% 9
East of England +58 128 £46,500 -7.00% 11
Yorkshire +49 81 £40,000 +3.23% 9
East Midlands +41 69 £36,500 -27.00% 6
Scotland -5 53 £40,000 -6.98% 1
Wales +15 20 £40,000 - 2
North East +12 9 £28,250 -5.83% 1
Northern Ireland -22 6 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 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 1720 (100.00%) Android
2 959 (55.76%) Apple iOS
3 873 (50.76%) Java
4 826 (48.02%) iOS Development
5 789 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
6 613 (35.64%) Mobile App
7 553 (32.15%) JavaScript
8 522 (30.35%) HTML
9 491 (28.55%) Mobile Development
10 462 (26.86%) CSS
11 457 (26.57%) Git (software)
12 404 (23.49%) TDD
13 346 (20.12%) Android SDK
14 327 (19.01%) C#
15 322 (18.72%) User Experience
16 316 (18.37%) HTML5
17 306 (17.79%) Google
18 289 (16.80%) Objective-C
19 284 (16.51%) Software Engineering
20 275 (15.99%) AngularJS
21 273 (15.87%) .NET
22 243 (14.13%) Degree
23 238 (13.84%) Apple Swift
24 237 (13.78%) Web Services
25 234 (13.60%) JSON
26 233 (13.55%) Scrum
27 226 (13.14%) Android Studio
28 213 (12.38%) RESTful
28 213 (12.38%) SQL
29 212 (12.33%) 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 44 (2.56%) WordPress
2 38 (2.21%) CMS
3 18 (1.05%) Apache
3 18 (1.05%) Drupal
4 17 (0.99%) Confluence
5 14 (0.81%) Alfresco
6 9 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (0.52%) 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 (0.17%) concrete5
Applications
1 23 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.58%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.52%) 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 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 204 (11.86%) Google Play
2 107 (6.22%) GitHub
3 87 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 82 (4.77%) Amazon AWS
5 64 (3.72%) SaaS
6 44 (2.56%) npm
7 22 (1.28%) Firebase
8 17 (0.99%) PaaS
9 16 (0.93%) 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 4 (0.23%) iTunes
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.44%) Wireless
2 34 (1.98%) HTTP
3 24 (1.40%) Internet
4 17 (0.99%) Extranet
5 16 (0.93%) Intranet
6 11 (0.64%) ATM
6 11 (0.64%) Bluetooth
7 10 (0.58%) Skype
8 9 (0.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.29%) HbbTV
9 5 (0.29%) Modbus
10 4 (0.23%) LDAP
11 3 (0.17%) DAB
11 3 (0.17%) DNS
11 3 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.12%) Firewall
12 2 (0.12%) RFID
12 2 (0.12%) RTSP
12 2 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (9.42%) MySQL
2 144 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 64 (3.72%) Relational Database
3 64 (3.72%) SQLite
4 54 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 51 (2.97%) Big Data
6 41 (2.38%) MongoDB
7 22 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 20 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 19 (1.10%) CouchDB
10 16 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.64%) Redis
14 10 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.58%) Blockchain
14 10 (0.58%) Mixpanel
14 10 (0.58%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 457 (26.57%) Git (software)
2 226 (13.14%) Android Studio
3 197 (11.45%) Gradle
4 121 (7.03%) JIRA
5 111 (6.45%) Xcode
6 105 (6.10%) JUnit
7 74 (4.30%) Mockito
8 70 (4.07%) Subversion
9 63 (3.66%) Jenkins
10 57 (3.31%) Bitbucket
11 48 (2.79%) gulp
12 43 (2.50%) Eclipse
13 42 (2.44%) Mercurial
13 42 (2.44%) Visual Studio
14 33 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 30 (1.74%) Calabash
16 28 (1.63%) Appium
17 26 (1.51%) git-flow
18 25 (1.45%) webpack
19 23 (1.34%) Maven
General
1 189 (10.99%) Finance
2 126 (7.33%) Retail
3 100 (5.81%) Electronics
4 73 (4.24%) Advertising
4 73 (4.24%) Marketing
5 69 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 65 (3.78%) Manufacturing
7 56 (3.26%) Games
8 51 (2.97%) Banking
9 49 (2.85%) Publishing
10 16 (0.93%) Automotive
11 15 (0.87%) Legal
12 9 (0.52%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.35%) Back Office
14 6 (0.35%) iGaming
14 6 (0.35%) Interactive Media
14 6 (0.35%) Law
15 5 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.23%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1450 (84.30%) Developer
2 889 (51.69%) Android Developer
3 224 (13.02%) Mobile Developer
4 204 (11.86%) Applications Developer
4 204 (11.86%) iOS Developer
5 167 (9.71%) Senior Developer
6 159 (9.24%) iOS Android Developer
7 153 (8.90%) Java Developer
8 129 (7.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 114 (6.63%) Android Engineer
10 112 (6.51%) Software Developer
11 99 (5.76%) C# Developer
12 98 (5.70%) Java Android Developer
13 95 (5.52%) Senior Android Developer
14 90 (5.23%) Software Engineer
15 83 (4.83%) .NET Developer
16 79 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 71 (4.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 68 (3.95%) Lead Developer
19 61 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (30.35%) HTML
2 462 (26.86%) CSS
3 346 (20.12%) Android SDK
4 316 (18.37%) HTML5
5 275 (15.99%) AngularJS
6 273 (15.87%) .NET
7 237 (13.78%) Web Services
8 234 (13.60%) JSON
9 213 (12.38%) RESTful
10 212 (12.33%) jQuery
11 182 (10.58%) XML
12 176 (10.23%) REST
13 163 (9.48%) CSS3
14 148 (8.60%) ASP.NET
14 148 (8.60%) RxJava
15 130 (7.56%) iOS SDK
16 128 (7.44%) Dagger
17 116 (6.74%) React
18 110 (6.40%) Retrofit
19 92 (5.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 613 (35.64%) Mobile App
2 322 (18.72%) User Experience
3 140 (8.14%) Computer Science
4 80 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
5 40 (2.33%) Smartphone
6 37 (2.15%) Fintech
7 34 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (1.98%) Data Structures
7 34 (1.98%) iPhone
8 31 (1.80%) Algorithms
9 24 (1.40%) W3C
10 19 (1.10%) Social Media
11 18 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
12 16 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (0.87%) mHealth
14 13 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.76%) iPad
15 11 (0.64%) Video\Live Streaming
16 10 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
16 10 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1720 (100.00%) Android
2 959 (55.76%) Apple iOS
3 140 (8.14%) Windows
4 106 (6.16%) Linux
5 27 (1.57%) Debian
6 26 (1.51%) Windows Phone
7 17 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 15 (0.87%) Unix
9 13 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.35%) Nucleus RTOS
10 6 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
14 1 (0.058%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.058%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.058%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (48.02%) iOS Development
2 789 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
3 491 (28.55%) Mobile Development
4 404 (23.49%) TDD
5 284 (16.51%) Software Engineering
6 233 (13.55%) Scrum
7 209 (12.15%) Web Development
8 206 (11.98%) Unit Testing
9 199 (11.57%) OO
10 195 (11.34%) MVC
10 195 (11.34%) Test Automation
11 191 (11.10%) Mobile Application Development
12 185 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (8.95%) BDD
14 142 (8.26%) OOP
15 119 (6.92%) Front End Development
16 100 (5.81%) Mentoring
17 89 (5.17%) SDLC
18 76 (4.42%) MVVM
19 67 (3.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 873 (50.76%) Java
2 553 (32.15%) JavaScript
3 327 (19.01%) C#
4 289 (16.80%) Objective-C
5 238 (13.84%) Apple Swift
6 213 (12.38%) SQL
7 198 (11.51%) PHP
8 181 (10.52%) C++
9 126 (7.33%) C
10 85 (4.94%) Python
11 81 (4.71%) Kotlin
12 58 (3.37%) Ruby
13 43 (2.50%) TypeScript
14 38 (2.21%) ES6
15 34 (1.98%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.51%) Bash Shell
17 25 (1.45%) ECMAScript
18 18 (1.05%) Embedded C
19 17 (0.99%) T-SQL
20 15 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 243 (14.13%) Degree
2 103 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (0.52%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.35%) MCP
5 3 (0.17%) PMP
6 2 (0.12%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.12%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.058%) CISM
7 1 (0.058%) CISSP
7 1 (0.058%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.058%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.058%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) GDPR
3 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.058%) COBIT
4 1 (0.058%) PSD2
4 1 (0.058%) SLA
4 1 (0.058%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (2.15%) Docker
2 14 (0.81%) Firmware
3 5 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (1.74%) HockeyApp
2 8 (0.47%) Kibana
3 4 (0.23%) Nagios
4 3 (0.17%) Ansible
4 3 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.17%) logstash
4 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.12%) Rancher
6 1 (0.058%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.058%) WMI
Vendors
1 306 (17.79%) Google
2 117 (6.80%) Xamarin
3 114 (6.63%) Microsoft
4 66 (3.84%) Apple
5 43 (2.50%) Adobe
6 38 (2.21%) Oracle
7 34 (1.98%) SAP
8 30 (1.74%) Atlassian
8 30 (1.74%) Facebook
9 23 (1.34%) IBM
10 19 (1.10%) Twitter
11 10 (0.58%) Sencha
12 9 (0.52%) Xero
13 8 (0.47%) Sitecore
13 8 (0.47%) Sony
14 7 (0.41%) Appcelerator
15 6 (0.35%) Telerik
15 6 (0.35%) Yahoo!
15 6 (0.35%) Zend
16 4 (0.23%) Capita