Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Android SDK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android SDK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Android Software Development Kit (SDK)
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 736 968 1011
Rank change year-on-year +232 +43 -180
Permanent jobs citing Android SDK 103 149 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87 137 184
Median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +2.22% +25.00%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £31,975
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,750 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +15.91% +30.95% +15.07%

Android SDK is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 30,915 55,714 71,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.04% 37.95% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25,524 45,904 59,651
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Android SDK
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Android SDK as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Android SDK in the UK

Android SDK
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Android SDK.

Salary trend for Android SDK in the UK

Android SDK
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Android SDK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Android SDK in the UK

Android SDK
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 SDK within the UK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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 +226 88 £70,000 +21.74% 11
London +163 55 £70,000 +7.69% 7
UK excluding London +198 42 £63,750 +15.91% 4
South East +157 25 £67,500 +55.17%
Work from Home +75 11 £90,000 +56.52% 3
Scotland +97 9 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
North of England +117 3 £45,000 -30.77% 3
North West +89 3 £45,000 -30.77% 3
South West +106 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing Android SDK 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 SDK.

1 103 (100.00%) Android
2 91 (88.35%) Android Development
3 69 (66.99%) Java
4 66 (64.08%) Kotlin
5 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (42.72%) Mobile App
6 44 (42.72%) Mobile Development
7 41 (39.81%) iOS SDK
7 41 (39.81%) Apple iOS
8 35 (33.98%) Git (software)
9 29 (28.16%) Scrum
9 29 (28.16%) Computer Science
10 26 (25.24%) OO
11 25 (24.27%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (23.30%) Algorithms
13 22 (21.36%) Degree
13 22 (21.36%) Android Studio
14 21 (20.39%) MVVM
14 21 (20.39%) TDD
15 19 (18.45%) REST
15 19 (18.45%) Analytics
16 18 (17.48%) Mobile Application Development
17 17 (16.50%) iOS Development
17 17 (16.50%) RxJava
17 17 (16.50%) GitHub
17 17 (16.50%) Computer Science Degree
17 17 (16.50%) Dagger
18 16 (15.53%) BDD
18 16 (15.53%) JSON
19 15 (14.56%) User Experience

Android SDK
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 1 (0.97%) CMS
1 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.50%) GitHub
2 11 (10.68%) Google Play
3 2 (1.94%) AWS
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQLite
2 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (33.98%) Git (software)
2 22 (21.36%) Android Studio
3 12 (11.65%) git-flow
4 8 (7.77%) JIRA
5 6 (5.83%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.83%) Gradle
5 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.94%) FindBugs
6 2 (1.94%) Xcode
7 1 (0.97%) Appium
7 1 (0.97%) Calabash
7 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.97%) GitLab
7 1 (0.97%) JUnit
7 1 (0.97%) Mockito
7 1 (0.97%) Robolectric
7 1 (0.97%) Selenium
7 1 (0.97%) Subversion
7 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
1 8 (7.77%) Publishing
2 4 (3.88%) Retail
3 3 (2.91%) Games
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (66.02%) Developer
2 61 (59.22%) Android Developer
3 26 (25.24%) Android Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Mobile Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Applications Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Java Android Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Android Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Lead Android Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.88%) iOS Android Developer
9 4 (3.88%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.88%) React Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (1.94%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.81%) iOS SDK
2 19 (18.45%) REST
3 17 (16.50%) Dagger
3 17 (16.50%) RxJava
4 16 (15.53%) JSON
5 12 (11.65%) React Native
6 11 (10.68%) RESTful
6 11 (10.68%) Spring
7 9 (8.74%) Retrofit
8 8 (7.77%) React
8 8 (7.77%) Redux
9 3 (2.91%) CSS
9 3 (2.91%) HTML
9 3 (2.91%) Web Services
9 3 (2.91%) XML
10 2 (1.94%) Express
10 2 (1.94%) jQuery
10 2 (1.94%) Node.js
11 1 (0.97%) Gson
11 1 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (42.72%) Mobile App
2 24 (23.30%) Algorithms
3 15 (14.56%) User Experience
4 14 (13.59%) Data Structures
5 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.74%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (4.85%) Handset
8 5 (4.85%) Smartphone
8 5 (4.85%) Social Media
9 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.97%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Android
2 41 (39.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.97%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Windows
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (88.35%) Android Development
2 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (42.72%) Mobile Development
4 29 (28.16%) Computer Science
4 29 (28.16%) Scrum
5 26 (25.24%) OO
6 25 (24.27%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (20.39%) MVVM
7 21 (20.39%) TDD
8 19 (18.45%) Analytics
9 18 (17.48%) Mobile Application Development
10 17 (16.50%) iOS Development
11 16 (15.53%) BDD
12 13 (12.62%) OOP
13 12 (11.65%) Concurrent Programming
14 11 (10.68%) Technical Leadership
15 10 (9.71%) Behavioural Analytics
15 10 (9.71%) Fintech
15 10 (9.71%) OOD
15 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.99%) Java
2 66 (64.08%) Kotlin
3 15 (14.56%) Apple Swift
4 14 (13.59%) Objective-C
5 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.71%) Java 8
7 8 (7.77%) PHP
8 6 (5.83%) C
8 6 (5.83%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) C#
9 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Degree
2 17 (16.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.91%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Google
2 3 (2.91%) YouTube
3 1 (0.97%) Xamarin