Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development
UK
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 409 335 365
Rank change year-on-year -74 +30 -36
Permanent jobs citing Android Development 1,317 1,752 1,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.09% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,459 1,593
UK median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -7.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,875 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 157,849 161,235 182,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.67% 90.75% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 126,086 129,822 152,126
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,056 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.92% +3.28% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -77 1,234 £52,500 +10.53% 286
UK excluding London -62 766 £45,000 +12.50% 196
London -62 528 £62,500 +8.70% 101
North of England +52 223 £42,250 -6.11% 75
South East -92 179 £45,000 +5.88% 38
North West +50 146 £42,000 -11.58% 48
South West +37 143 £52,500 +23.53% 20
Midlands -104 87 £40,000 +14.29% 33
East of England -55 73 £60,000 +33.33% 19
Yorkshire +37 60 £42,500 +9.68% 26
West Midlands -105 46 £35,000 +2.94% 18
Scotland -41 43 £52,500 +31.25% 5
East Midlands +7 41 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North East +2 17 £42,500 +18.06% 1
Wales +14 16 £44,000 +40.80% 6
Northern Ireland -6 3 £40,000 -15.79%

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 1,317 (100.00%) Android
2 664 (50.42%) Apple iOS
3 657 (49.89%) Java
4 647 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
5 604 (45.86%) iOS Development
6 389 (29.54%) Mobile Development
7 387 (29.38%) JavaScript
8 385 (29.23%) Mobile App
9 326 (24.75%) User Experience
10 300 (22.78%) HTML
10 300 (22.78%) TDD
11 282 (21.41%) Git (software)
12 270 (20.50%) C#
13 257 (19.51%) CSS
14 234 (17.77%) Software Engineering
15 210 (15.95%) .NET
16 203 (15.41%) OO
17 199 (15.11%) Kotlin
18 198 (15.03%) Scrum
19 192 (14.58%) Android Studio
20 190 (14.43%) MVC
21 182 (13.82%) JSON
22 177 (13.44%) SQL
23 176 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
24 172 (13.06%) Finance
25 171 (12.98%) C++
26 170 (12.91%) Android SDK
27 163 (12.38%) Web Services
27 163 (12.38%) Test Automation
28 160 (12.15%) Web Development

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 21 (1.59%) CMS
2 19 (1.44%) WordPress
3 16 (1.21%) Confluence
4 13 (0.99%) Alfresco
4 13 (0.99%) Joomla!
5 8 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.53%) Apache
6 7 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (0.46%) IIS
8 5 (0.38%) GlassFish
8 5 (0.38%) Liferay
8 5 (0.38%) nginx
9 4 (0.30%) Drupal
10 3 (0.23%) GeoServer
10 3 (0.23%) SilverStripe
11 2 (0.15%) JBoss
11 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.076%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.23%) GIMP
4 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.076%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.30%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.076%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 85 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (5.09%) Google Play
3 66 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (2.20%) Firebase
4 29 (2.20%) GitHub
4 29 (2.20%) SaaS
5 15 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 12 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (0.84%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.84%) IaaS
7 11 (0.84%) PaaS
7 11 (0.84%) Serverless
8 7 (0.53%) iTunes
9 6 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.23%) npm
13 2 (0.15%) NuGet
13 2 (0.15%) Slack
13 2 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 50 (3.80%) Internet
2 45 (3.42%) Wireless
3 40 (3.04%) Bluetooth
4 33 (2.51%) HTTP
5 23 (1.75%) HTTPS
6 17 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (0.76%) SSL
8 8 (0.61%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.61%) Intranet
8 8 (0.61%) RS-232
8 8 (0.61%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.46%) ATM
9 6 (0.46%) DNS
9 6 (0.46%) MVNO
10 5 (0.38%) SMS
11 4 (0.30%) MQTT
12 2 (0.15%) RFID
12 2 (0.15%) SSH
12 2 (0.15%) WPA2
13 1 (0.076%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 110 (8.35%) MySQL
3 70 (5.32%) Big Data
4 39 (2.96%) Relational Database
5 31 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 28 (2.13%) SQLite
7 26 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 16 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 12 (0.91%) Blockchain
10 12 (0.91%) CouchDB
11 11 (0.84%) Redis
12 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (0.53%) GIS
15 6 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
17 4 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 282 (21.41%) Git (software)
2 192 (14.58%) Android Studio
3 135 (10.25%) Gradle
4 131 (9.95%) JIRA
5 102 (7.74%) JUnit
6 76 (5.77%) Xcode
7 71 (5.39%) Subversion
8 58 (4.40%) Calabash
9 56 (4.25%) Mockito
10 55 (4.18%) Bitbucket
10 55 (4.18%) Jenkins
11 52 (3.95%) fastlane
12 43 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
13 40 (3.04%) Maven
14 39 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 39 (2.96%) Visual Studio
15 25 (1.90%) Appium
16 22 (1.67%) CocoaPods
16 22 (1.67%) Robolectric
17 20 (1.52%) NUnit
General
1 172 (13.06%) Finance
2 105 (7.97%) Retail
3 68 (5.16%) Electronics
4 55 (4.18%) Games
5 45 (3.42%) Banking
6 30 (2.28%) Advertising
7 23 (1.75%) Law
8 19 (1.44%) Marketing
9 18 (1.37%) Telecoms
10 16 (1.21%) Legal
10 16 (1.21%) Publishing
11 14 (1.06%) Automotive
12 10 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.23%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.076%) Brand Awareness
17 1 (0.076%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 1,112 (84.43%) Developer
2 677 (51.40%) Android Developer
3 188 (14.27%) Mobile Developer
4 146 (11.09%) Senior Developer
5 138 (10.48%) Applications Developer
6 130 (9.87%) iOS Developer
7 109 (8.28%) Java Developer
8 100 (7.59%) iOS Android Developer
9 99 (7.52%) C# Developer
10 98 (7.44%) Software Developer
11 96 (7.29%) Senior Android Developer
12 95 (7.21%) Software Engineer
13 88 (6.68%) .NET Developer
14 79 (6.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 65 (4.94%) Java Android Developer
16 59 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
17 56 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
18 53 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
19 44 (3.34%) Full Stack Developer
19 44 (3.34%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (22.78%) HTML
2 257 (19.51%) CSS
3 210 (15.95%) .NET
4 182 (13.82%) JSON
5 170 (12.91%) Android SDK
6 163 (12.38%) Web Services
7 157 (11.92%) RESTful
8 145 (11.01%) ASP.NET
8 145 (11.01%) HTML5
9 137 (10.40%) jQuery
10 130 (9.87%) REST
11 127 (9.64%) XML
12 122 (9.26%) RxJava
13 113 (8.58%) AngularJS
14 96 (7.29%) React Native
15 95 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (6.83%) React
17 86 (6.53%) Dagger
18 75 (5.69%) Node.js
19 72 (5.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 385 (29.23%) Mobile App
2 326 (24.75%) User Experience
3 133 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 97 (7.37%) Fintech
5 88 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
6 63 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
7 42 (3.19%) Smartphone
8 27 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (1.75%) Internet of Things
10 22 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 22 (1.67%) iPhone
11 20 (1.52%) Augmented Reality
12 16 (1.21%) Online Banking
13 15 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (1.06%) iPad
15 13 (0.99%) RIA
15 13 (0.99%) Robotics
16 11 (0.84%) Data Structures
17 10 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,317 (100.00%) Android
2 664 (50.42%) Apple iOS
3 122 (9.26%) Windows
4 89 (6.76%) Linux
5 22 (1.67%) Windows Phone
6 14 (1.06%) Unix
7 11 (0.84%) Nucleus RTOS
8 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.15%) Debian
11 2 (0.15%) SUSE
12 1 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.076%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (49.13%) Agile Software Development
2 604 (45.86%) iOS Development
3 389 (29.54%) Mobile Development
4 300 (22.78%) TDD
5 234 (17.77%) Software Engineering
6 203 (15.41%) OO
7 198 (15.03%) Scrum
8 190 (14.43%) MVC
9 176 (13.36%) Continuous Integration
10 163 (12.38%) Test Automation
11 160 (12.15%) Web Development
12 142 (10.78%) BDD
13 138 (10.48%) Unit Testing
14 131 (9.95%) Problem-Solving
15 117 (8.88%) Mobile Application Development
16 113 (8.58%) OOP
17 87 (6.61%) Open Source
18 76 (5.77%) Mentoring
18 76 (5.77%) Microservices
19 68 (5.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 657 (49.89%) Java
2 387 (29.38%) JavaScript
3 270 (20.50%) C#
4 199 (15.11%) Kotlin
5 177 (13.44%) SQL
6 171 (12.98%) C++
7 138 (10.48%) Apple Swift
7 138 (10.48%) PHP
8 137 (10.40%) Objective-C
9 86 (6.53%) C
9 86 (6.53%) Python
10 31 (2.35%) Ruby
11 24 (1.82%) Java 8
12 20 (1.52%) TypeScript
13 16 (1.21%) VB.NET
14 13 (0.99%) T-SQL
15 11 (0.84%) ES6
15 11 (0.84%) Groovy
16 10 (0.76%) Scala
17 8 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 155 (11.77%) Degree
2 67 (5.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.14%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 13 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.23%) PhD
9 2 (0.15%) MCP
10 1 (0.076%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.076%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.076%) OSCP
10 1 (0.076%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (4.18%) QA
2 12 (0.91%) GDPR
3 6 (0.46%) GCP
3 6 (0.46%) PMO
4 1 (0.076%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 24 (1.82%) Docker
2 10 (0.76%) Firmware
3 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.076%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (4.02%) HockeyApp
2 4 (0.30%) Plesk
3 3 (0.23%) Ansible
3 3 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.23%) Terraform
4 1 (0.076%) Graylog
4 1 (0.076%) Kibana
4 1 (0.076%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.076%) logstash
4 1 (0.076%) Nagios
4 1 (0.076%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.076%) Salt
Vendors
1 160 (12.15%) Google
2 94 (7.14%) Xamarin
3 71 (5.39%) Microsoft
4 54 (4.10%) Atlassian
5 43 (3.26%) Apple
6 17 (1.29%) Oracle
7 12 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 12 (0.91%) WorldPay
8 8 (0.61%) Assembla
9 7 (0.53%) IBM
9 7 (0.53%) SAP
10 6 (0.46%) Cisco
10 6 (0.46%) ESRI
10 6 (0.46%) Facebook
10 6 (0.46%) Sage
10 6 (0.46%) Twitter
11 5 (0.38%) Adobe
11 5 (0.38%) Zend
12 3 (0.23%) Capita
12 3 (0.23%) Telerik