Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Android Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Android Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1153 1205 1264
Rank change year-on-year +52 +59 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Software Engineer 45 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.007% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.007% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 38
UK median annual salary £45,000 £63,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +41.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £45,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £76,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% +28.57%

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 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Android Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Android Software Engineer in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Android Software Engineer in the UK

Android Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android Software Engineer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Android Software Engineer in the UK

Android Software 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 Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 +72 43 £45,000 -29.41% 4
London +24 26 £45,000 -33.33%
UK excluding London +53 19 £40,000 -23.81% 4
East of England - 8 £43,000 - 2
East Midlands - 6 - -
Midlands - 6 - -
North of England +3 2 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Scotland -5 2 £40,000 -
South East +54 1 £65,000 +23.81% 1
North West -3 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1

Android Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Android Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Android Software Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 45 (100.00%) Android
2 36 (80.00%) Java
3 31 (68.89%) Android Development
4 24 (53.33%) Apple iOS
5 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (31.11%) TDD
6 14 (31.11%) Finance
7 13 (28.89%) C
8 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
9 11 (24.44%) Google
9 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
9 11 (24.44%) Banking
9 11 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (22.22%) Apple Swift
11 9 (20.00%) BDD
11 9 (20.00%) RESTful
11 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.00%) C++
11 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
11 9 (20.00%) RxJava
12 8 (17.78%) Android SDK
12 8 (17.78%) Android Studio
12 8 (17.78%) Ruby
12 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
12 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
13 7 (15.56%) Gradle

Android Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 3 (6.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) Android Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.56%) Gradle
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
5 4 (8.89%) JIRA
5 4 (8.89%) Xcode
6 2 (4.44%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) RESTful
1 9 (20.00%) RxJava
2 8 (17.78%) Android SDK
3 7 (15.56%) iOS SDK
4 5 (11.11%) CSS
4 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 5 (11.11%) Node.js
5 3 (6.67%) .NET
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.67%) JSON
5 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 3 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (4.44%) OAuth
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) SAML
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) TensorFlow
7 1 (2.22%) JNI
7 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
4 7 (15.56%) Fintech
5 6 (13.33%) User Experience
6 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (6.67%) Smartphone
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
7 2 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (4.44%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Android
2 24 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (68.89%) Android Development
3 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) TDD
5 12 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 9 (20.00%) BDD
6 9 (20.00%) iOS Development
7 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 6 (13.33%) MVC
8 6 (13.33%) OOD
8 6 (13.33%) Open Source
9 5 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (11.11%) Signal Processing
10 4 (8.89%) Biometrics
10 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
11 3 (6.67%) Analytics
11 3 (6.67%) OO
11 3 (6.67%) OOP
11 3 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) C
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) Apple Swift
5 9 (20.00%) C++
6 8 (17.78%) Ruby
7 7 (15.56%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.89%) C#
8 4 (8.89%) Python
9 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.22%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Google
2 3 (6.67%) Reuters
3 2 (4.44%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) Perfecto Mobile