The median annual salary for a Android Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Android Software Engineer
UK
Rank 854 920 925
Rank change year-on-year +66 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Android Software Engineer 6 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.035% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.036% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 32
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Android Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Android Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Top 8 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 6 £40,000 -11.11%
South West +22 5 £40,000 -20.79%
Dorset - 4 £40,000 -
Bournemouth - 4 £40,000 -
Bristol - 1 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -

Android Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (100.00%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Android Development
4 6 (42.86%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) Gradle
5 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 5 (35.71%) Memory Management
6 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
6 4 (28.57%) Android Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Google Play
6 4 (28.57%) Genymotion
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (28.57%) Google
6 4 (28.57%) JSON
6 4 (28.57%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
6 4 (28.57%) Delphi
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 3 (21.43%) User Experience
7 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
8 2 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5

Android Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Play
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Gradle
2 4 (28.57%) Android Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Genymotion
3 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (7.14%) J2ME
3 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Arduino
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Handset
4 1 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (7.14%) IVR
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Android
2 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Android Development
2 7 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Memory Management
3 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (14.29%) API Development
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Delphi
5 2 (14.29%) C
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian