Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Engineer
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1070 992 1165
Rank change year-on-year -78 +173 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Engineer 91 211 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.12% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.13% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 69 178 81
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 158,054 167,354 183,138
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,348 133,989 153,460
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Android Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Android Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Android Engineer in the UK

Android Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Android Engineer in the UK

Android Engineer
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Android Engineer in the UK

Android Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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 -73 75 £63,000 +14.55% 15
London -47 52 £69,000 +20.00% 7
UK excluding London -9 39 £52,500 - 8
Scotland +14 16 £52,500 +23.53%
South West -22 8 - - 3
East of England +15 5 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East -9 5 £43,750 +9.38% 1
North of England +11 3 £36,000 -21.74%
West Midlands +24 2 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Midlands +14 2 £37,500 +11.94% 1
North West +13 2 £36,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Android Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Android Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Android Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) Android
2 58 (63.74%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (47.25%) Android Development
4 39 (42.86%) Mobile Development
5 32 (35.16%) Java
6 29 (31.87%) Git (software)
7 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 27 (29.67%) Apple iOS
9 26 (28.57%) TDD
10 25 (27.47%) REST
11 24 (26.37%) Mobile App
12 21 (23.08%) HTML
12 21 (23.08%) Google
12 21 (23.08%) QA
13 20 (21.98%) Android Studio
14 18 (19.78%) Google Play
15 17 (18.68%) Kotlin
15 17 (18.68%) BDD
16 16 (17.58%) CSS
16 16 (17.58%) SDLC
16 16 (17.58%) Gradle
17 15 (16.48%) Analytics
17 15 (16.48%) HTML5
17 15 (16.48%) JSON
18 14 (15.38%) Degree
18 14 (15.38%) OO
19 13 (14.29%) JUnit
19 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
19 13 (14.29%) Open Source
19 13 (14.29%) Android SDK

Android Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (4.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Chatbot
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.78%) Google Play
2 7 (7.69%) GitHub
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.30%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (3.30%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Big Data
2 3 (3.30%) Blockchain
3 2 (2.20%) Redis
4 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (31.87%) Git (software)
2 20 (21.98%) Android Studio
3 16 (17.58%) Gradle
4 13 (14.29%) JUnit
5 12 (13.19%) JIRA
6 8 (8.79%) Appium
7 7 (7.69%) Genymotion
8 6 (6.59%) git-flow
9 5 (5.49%) Bitbucket
9 5 (5.49%) Robolectric
9 5 (5.49%) Robotium
9 5 (5.49%) UI Automator
10 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
11 3 (3.30%) Xcode
12 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.20%) JBehave
12 2 (2.20%) PHPUnit
12 2 (2.20%) Selenium
12 2 (2.20%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.49%) Arabic Language
1 5 (5.49%) Hindi Language
1 5 (5.49%) Russian Language
1 5 (5.49%) Spanish Language
1 5 (5.49%) Welsh Language
2 4 (4.40%) Electronics
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
3 3 (3.30%) Publishing
3 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) REST
2 21 (23.08%) HTML
3 16 (17.58%) CSS
4 15 (16.48%) HTML5
4 15 (16.48%) JSON
5 13 (14.29%) Android SDK
5 13 (14.29%) RxJava
6 12 (13.19%) XML
7 11 (12.09%) Retrofit
8 10 (10.99%) iOS SDK
8 10 (10.99%) SOAP
8 10 (10.99%) Velocity
9 9 (9.89%) Node.js
10 8 (8.79%) RESTful
11 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.59%) Web Services
12 5 (5.49%) Dagger
13 4 (4.40%) MEAN Stack
13 4 (4.40%) OpenGL
14 2 (2.20%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Mobile App
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.19%) User Experience
3 6 (6.59%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.49%) BBC
4 5 (5.49%) Blog
5 4 (4.40%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.40%) Fintech
6 3 (3.30%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.20%) Acoustics
8 1 (1.10%) Digital Wallet
8 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Android
2 27 (29.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.10%) Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.74%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.25%) Android Development
3 39 (42.86%) Mobile Development
4 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 26 (28.57%) TDD
6 17 (18.68%) BDD
7 16 (17.58%) SDLC
8 15 (16.48%) Analytics
9 14 (15.38%) OO
10 13 (14.29%) Open Source
10 13 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (13.19%) DevOps
12 11 (12.09%) ATDD
12 11 (12.09%) E-Commerce
12 11 (12.09%) Memory Management
13 10 (10.99%) API Development
13 10 (10.99%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (10.99%) Performance Optimisation
13 10 (10.99%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 17 (18.68%) Kotlin
3 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.89%) PHP
5 7 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 7 (7.69%) Python
6 6 (6.59%) Apple Swift
7 5 (5.49%) C++
8 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.40%) C
9 2 (2.20%) C#
10 1 (1.10%) Go
10 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.10%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Google
2 7 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.49%) Apple
3 5 (5.49%) Facebook
4 3 (3.30%) Adobe
5 2 (2.20%) SAP
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle
6 1 (1.10%) Twitter
6 1 (1.10%) Xamarin