Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Android Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 991 1130
Rank change year-on-year -99 +139 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Engineer 92 193 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 60 172 147
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £47,375 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,800 £81,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +33.33% -14.29%

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 169,137 170,894 196,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.22% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 136,840 139,688 164,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Android Engineer in the UK

Android Engineer
Top 11 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 17 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 -94 77 £63,000 +9.57% 15
London -46 59 £65,250 +13.48% 11
UK excluding London -37 33 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Scotland -19 15 £52,500 +23.53%
Midlands +24 6 - -
East Midlands +5 6 - -
East of England +3 6 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South West -22 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
South East -12 2 £55,000 +37.50%
North of England +7 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Android Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 92 (100.00%) Android
2 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (53.26%) Java
4 40 (43.48%) Software Engineering
5 36 (39.13%) Android Development
6 33 (35.87%) Mobile Development
6 33 (35.87%) Gradle
7 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
8 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
9 24 (26.09%) Android Studio
10 23 (25.00%) TDD
11 22 (23.91%) Apple iOS
12 19 (20.65%) JUnit
13 18 (19.57%) Mobile App
14 16 (17.39%) Kotlin
15 15 (16.30%) Android SDK
15 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (16.30%) REST
15 15 (16.30%) Finance
16 14 (15.22%) JSON
16 14 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
17 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
17 13 (14.13%) User Experience
17 13 (14.13%) QA
17 13 (14.13%) OO
18 12 (13.04%) XML
18 12 (13.04%) Objective-C
18 12 (13.04%) Banking
18 12 (13.04%) Google

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 6 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Google Play
2 4 (4.35%) Firebase
3 3 (3.26%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) Big Data
2 2 (2.17%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (35.87%) Gradle
2 27 (29.35%) Git (software)
3 24 (26.09%) Android Studio
4 19 (20.65%) JUnit
5 13 (14.13%) Jenkins
6 8 (8.70%) Appium
7 7 (7.61%) Genymotion
8 6 (6.52%) fastlane
8 6 (6.52%) JIRA
9 5 (5.43%) Bitbucket
9 5 (5.43%) Robolectric
9 5 (5.43%) Robotium
9 5 (5.43%) UI Automator
10 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.26%) Hudson
11 3 (3.26%) Xcode
12 1 (1.09%) JSUnit
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Banking
3 7 (7.61%) Arabic Language
3 7 (7.61%) Hindi Language
3 7 (7.61%) Russian Language
3 7 (7.61%) Spanish Language
3 7 (7.61%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.17%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) Android SDK
1 15 (16.30%) REST
2 14 (15.22%) JSON
3 12 (13.04%) XML
4 10 (10.87%) HTML
4 10 (10.87%) SOAP
4 10 (10.87%) Velocity
5 7 (7.61%) iOS SDK
6 6 (6.52%) Web Services
7 5 (5.43%) CSS
7 5 (5.43%) Dagger
7 5 (5.43%) HTML5
7 5 (5.43%) Node.js
7 5 (5.43%) React Native
7 5 (5.43%) Retrofit
8 3 (3.26%) Apache Flex
8 3 (3.26%) MEAN Stack
9 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.17%) JNI
9 2 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Mobile App
2 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.13%) User Experience
4 8 (8.70%) Blog
4 8 (8.70%) Fintech
5 7 (7.61%) BBC
6 5 (5.43%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
7 4 (4.35%) Digital Media
8 3 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.09%) CUDA
9 1 (1.09%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.09%) SCORM
9 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Android
2 22 (23.91%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.48%) Software Engineering
3 36 (39.13%) Android Development
4 33 (35.87%) Mobile Development
5 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
6 23 (25.00%) TDD
7 14 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (14.13%) OO
9 11 (11.96%) BDD
9 11 (11.96%) Open Source
9 11 (11.96%) SDLC
10 10 (10.87%) API Development
10 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 10 (10.87%) Memory Management
10 10 (10.87%) Performance Optimisation
10 10 (10.87%) SOLID
11 9 (9.78%) Analytics
11 9 (9.78%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) Java
2 16 (17.39%) Kotlin
3 12 (13.04%) Objective-C
4 10 (10.87%) Apple Swift
4 10 (10.87%) Python
5 9 (9.78%) C++
5 9 (9.78%) PHP
6 4 (4.35%) C
6 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.35%) SQL
7 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Google
2 7 (7.61%) Atlassian
3 5 (5.43%) Facebook
4 3 (3.26%) Adobe
4 3 (3.26%) Apple
5 2 (2.17%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) Twitter