The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 115 114
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Android 2098 2827 2849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.46% 2.71% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.38% 10.39% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 2426 2398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Android is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20210 27204 28813
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.66% 26.06% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16991 22904 24135
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,214
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Android
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Android as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Android in the UK

Android
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Android in the UK

Android
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Android over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Android in the UK

Android
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 -11 1974 £45,000 - 338
London -17 914 £55,000 - 154
South East -25 315 £40,000 - 45
North West +3 171 £40,000 - 37
West Midlands +64 158 £35,000 -7.89% 18
South West +6 142 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Manchester +9 140 £40,000 -5.88% 27
East of England -10 132 £40,000 +29.03% 26
City of London 0 128 £53,750 -2.27% 46
Yorkshire +5 82 £35,000 -17.64% 21
Hampshire -9 71 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Berkshire +16 69 £42,500 - 6
Scotland -1 59 £45,000 +3.44% 10
Surrey -27 55 £47,500 +46.15% 9
Cambridgeshire +15 49 £40,000 +23.07% 12
Hammersmith +19 47 £80,000 +14.28%
Cambridge +18 46 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Gloucestershire +13 46 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Oxfordshire -11 44 £43,750 -6.91% 12
Birmingham +28 43 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Hertfordshire +3 42 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Bristol +1 39 £47,500 +35.71% 4
East Midlands -41 38 £35,000 -12.50% 15
West Yorkshire -26 37 £45,000 - 14
Edinburgh +12 36 £45,000 - 4
Shropshire +25 34 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East Sussex +18 29 £45,000 +143.24% 2
Brighton +24 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Wiltshire +22 28 £35,000 - 2
Cheshire -2 28 £37,500 - 8

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Android also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Android.

1 2619 (66.54%) Apple iOS
2 1710 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
3 1475 (37.47%) Java
4 1328 (33.74%) Android Development
5 1176 (29.88%) Mobile App
6 1164 (29.57%) JavaScript
7 1096 (27.85%) HTML
8 1042 (26.47%) C#
9 958 (24.34%) Windows
10 841 (21.37%) CSS
11 790 (20.07%) .NET
12 781 (19.84%) iOS Development
13 705 (17.91%) Mobile Development
14 677 (17.20%) TDD
15 672 (17.07%) SQL
16 600 (15.24%) Degree
17 586 (14.89%) SQL Server
18 581 (14.76%) Scrum
19 559 (14.20%) AngularJS
20 550 (13.97%) Microsoft
21 543 (13.80%) Software Engineering
22 537 (13.64%) Linux
23 536 (13.62%) Git (software)
24 515 (13.08%) User Experience
25 509 (12.93%) Objective-C
26 508 (12.91%) HTML5
27 500 (12.70%) C++
28 499 (12.68%) MVC
29 464 (11.79%) OO
30 438 (11.13%) Web Development

Android
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
1 122 (3.10%) JBoss
2 119 (3.02%) WebLogic
3 118 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 111 (2.82%) CMS
5 107 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 105 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 94 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
8 79 (2.01%) Apache
9 75 (1.91%) Apache Spark
10 68 (1.73%) Jetty
11 63 (1.60%) Apache Solr
11 63 (1.60%) OpenStack
12 62 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 51 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 50 (1.27%) SharePoint
15 48 (1.22%) Skype for Business
16 47 (1.19%) Drupal
17 44 (1.12%) WordPress
18 38 (0.97%) Umbraco
19 36 (0.91%) Joomla!
Applications
1 274 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 231 (5.87%) MS Office
3 75 (1.91%) Photoshop
4 62 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 45 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (0.99%) InVision
7 27 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
8 9 (0.23%) MS Project
8 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.18%) InDesign
11 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.15%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.13%) Maya
13 3 (0.076%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.076%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.15%) Magento
4 5 (0.13%) Movex
5 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.10%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.076%) BASE24
6 3 (0.076%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.076%) Eikon
6 3 (0.076%) Fishtalk
6 3 (0.076%) Line 50
6 3 (0.076%) Q-Pulse
7 2 (0.051%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.025%) GoldMine
8 1 (0.025%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.025%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.025%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.025%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 264 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (6.20%) Google Play
3 218 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 132 (3.35%) Office 365
5 124 (3.15%) GitHub
6 90 (2.29%) SaaS
7 46 (1.17%) Mimecast
8 26 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 22 (0.56%) PaaS
10 20 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.48%) IaaS
12 17 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 13 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (0.30%) iTunes
15 10 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (0.25%) G Suite
16 9 (0.23%) Slack
17 8 (0.20%) Route 53
18 6 (0.15%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 127 (3.23%) Internet
2 123 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 90 (2.29%) VPN
4 82 (2.08%) Firewall
5 74 (1.88%) LAN
6 71 (1.80%) HTTP
6 71 (1.80%) WAN
7 62 (1.58%) DNS
8 61 (1.55%) Wireless
9 60 (1.52%) DHCP
10 59 (1.50%) VoIP
11 57 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
11 57 (1.45%) Skype
12 47 (1.19%) Bluetooth
12 47 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
13 41 (1.04%) Ethernet
14 31 (0.79%) Network Security
15 27 (0.69%) DVB
16 25 (0.64%) WLAN
17 22 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 342 (8.69%) MySQL
3 178 (4.52%) NoSQL
4 155 (3.94%) MongoDB
5 151 (3.84%) Big Data
6 128 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
7 106 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 105 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 87 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
10 80 (2.03%) Redis
11 78 (1.98%) Relational Database
12 64 (1.63%) Riak
13 60 (1.52%) Couchbase
14 57 (1.45%) SQLite
15 38 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 36 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
17 34 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (0.81%) MS Access
18 32 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 28 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 536 (13.62%) Git (software)
2 215 (5.46%) Android Studio
3 204 (5.18%) Jenkins
3 204 (5.18%) Selenium
4 168 (4.27%) JIRA
5 166 (4.22%) Subversion
6 117 (2.97%) Xcode
7 112 (2.85%) Maven
8 109 (2.77%) Gradle
9 108 (2.74%) Appium
9 108 (2.74%) Visual Studio
10 98 (2.49%) Cucumber
10 98 (2.49%) Eclipse
11 90 (2.29%) JUnit
12 81 (2.06%) WebDriver
13 70 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 61 (1.55%) Calabash
15 43 (1.09%) gulp
16 36 (0.91%) Mockito
17 35 (0.89%) Robotium
General
1 402 (10.21%) Finance
2 294 (7.47%) Games
3 254 (6.45%) Banking
4 251 (6.38%) Retail
5 164 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 134 (3.40%) Marketing
7 112 (2.85%) Electronics
8 77 (1.96%) Publishing
9 73 (1.85%) Law
10 52 (1.32%) Automotive
11 47 (1.19%) Advertising
12 46 (1.17%) Manufacturing
13 39 (0.99%) Legal
14 31 (0.79%) Multimedia
15 28 (0.71%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 17 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.28%) Back Office
18 11 (0.28%) Billing
18 11 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 2177 (55.31%) Developer
2 766 (19.46%) Android Developer
3 348 (8.84%) Senior Developer
4 332 (8.43%) C# Developer
5 331 (8.41%) .NET Developer
6 303 (7.70%) Java Developer
7 264 (6.71%) Analyst
8 262 (6.66%) Software Engineer
9 260 (6.61%) iOS Developer
10 248 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 200 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
12 191 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
13 169 (4.29%) Applications Developer
14 167 (4.24%) iOS Android Developer
15 137 (3.48%) Senior Android Developer
16 133 (3.38%) Android Engineer
17 130 (3.30%) Junior
18 129 (3.28%) Web Developer
19 124 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
20 118 (3.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1096 (27.85%) HTML
2 841 (21.37%) CSS
3 790 (20.07%) .NET
4 559 (14.20%) AngularJS
5 508 (12.91%) HTML5
6 420 (10.67%) ASP.NET
7 390 (9.91%) Web Services
8 359 (9.12%) jQuery
9 308 (7.83%) Android SDK
10 303 (7.70%) REST
11 295 (7.49%) Node.js
12 287 (7.29%) XML
13 274 (6.96%) RESTful
14 269 (6.83%) React
15 233 (5.92%) JSON
16 225 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 219 (5.56%) SOAP
18 198 (5.03%) CSS3
18 198 (5.03%) iOS SDK
19 197 (5.01%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1176 (29.88%) Mobile App
2 515 (13.08%) User Experience
3 400 (10.16%) Computer Science
4 280 (7.11%) iPhone
5 200 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
6 195 (4.95%) Blackberry
7 97 (2.46%) iPad
8 96 (2.44%) Smartphone
9 84 (2.13%) Algorithms
10 69 (1.75%) Fintech
11 67 (1.70%) Social Media
12 63 (1.60%) Data Structures
13 60 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
14 58 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 57 (1.45%) e-Learning
16 54 (1.37%) Client/Server
17 49 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
18 45 (1.14%) Management Information System
19 37 (0.94%) mHealth
20 33 (0.84%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2619 (66.54%) Apple iOS
2 958 (24.34%) Windows
3 537 (13.64%) Linux
4 226 (5.74%) Windows 7
5 165 (4.19%) Unix
6 147 (3.73%) Mac OS X
7 140 (3.56%) Windows Server
8 132 (3.35%) Windows 10
9 128 (3.25%) Windows Phone
10 112 (2.85%) Mac OS
11 99 (2.52%) Windows 8
12 79 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 66 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
15 45 (1.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 42 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
17 23 (0.58%) Windows XP
18 18 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (0.43%) Ubuntu
20 6 (0.15%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1710 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
2 1328 (33.74%) Android Development
3 781 (19.84%) iOS Development
4 705 (17.91%) Mobile Development
5 677 (17.20%) TDD
6 581 (14.76%) Scrum
7 543 (13.80%) Software Engineering
8 499 (12.68%) MVC
9 464 (11.79%) OO
10 438 (11.13%) Web Development
11 392 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
12 325 (8.26%) Mentoring
13 305 (7.75%) E-Commerce
14 282 (7.16%) Mobile Application Development
15 272 (6.91%) OOP
16 244 (6.20%) Open Source
17 240 (6.10%) BDD
18 221 (5.61%) Unit Testing
19 212 (5.39%) SDLC
20 207 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1475 (37.47%) Java
2 1164 (29.57%) JavaScript
3 1042 (26.47%) C#
4 672 (17.07%) SQL
5 509 (12.93%) Objective-C
6 500 (12.70%) C++
7 437 (11.10%) Python
8 399 (10.14%) PHP
9 300 (7.62%) C
10 255 (6.48%) Apple Swift
11 170 (4.32%) Perl
12 158 (4.01%) Ruby
13 135 (3.43%) Bash Shell
14 89 (2.26%) VB.NET
15 85 (2.16%) Go
16 72 (1.83%) PowerShell
17 55 (1.40%) Scala
18 54 (1.37%) Groovy
19 48 (1.22%) T-SQL
19 48 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 600 (15.24%) Degree
2 157 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 81 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 65 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 34 (0.86%) MCSE
8 29 (0.74%) MCP
9 28 (0.71%) HND
10 27 (0.69%) ISEB
11 20 (0.51%) MCSA
12 19 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.46%) CCNA
13 18 (0.46%) CISSP
14 17 (0.43%) MBA
14 17 (0.43%) PhD
15 13 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 12 (0.30%) A+ Certification
16 12 (0.30%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 385 (9.78%) QA
2 30 (0.76%) SLA
3 20 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.36%) JTAG
5 10 (0.25%) MISRA
6 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.13%) SDET
8 3 (0.076%) HL7
8 3 (0.076%) PMO
9 2 (0.051%) GCP
9 2 (0.051%) GDPR
10 1 (0.025%) COBIT
10 1 (0.025%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.025%) ISO13485
System Software
1 259 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 95 (2.41%) Docker
3 78 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.64%) XenApp
6 23 (0.58%) Firmware
7 17 (0.43%) Terminal Services
8 14 (0.36%) vSphere
9 11 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.10%) Xen
11 3 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.076%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.051%) NDS
12 2 (0.051%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.025%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.025%) Postfix
13 1 (0.025%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.025%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 84 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 83 (2.11%) Puppet
3 82 (2.08%) Ansible
4 64 (1.63%) Salt
5 58 (1.47%) Kibana
5 58 (1.47%) logstash
6 53 (1.35%) SCCM
7 33 (0.84%) Nagios
8 23 (0.58%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (0.20%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
12 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
12 7 (0.18%) Rancher
13 5 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
13 5 (0.13%) HockeyApp
13 5 (0.13%) WSUS
14 4 (0.10%) Nessus
14 4 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 550 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 404 (10.26%) Google
3 285 (7.24%) Xamarin
4 270 (6.86%) Apple
5 164 (4.17%) Oracle
6 119 (3.02%) Adobe
7 111 (2.82%) VMware
8 92 (2.34%) Cisco
9 83 (2.11%) Citrix
10 63 (1.60%) Facebook
11 52 (1.32%) HP
12 44 (1.12%) IBM
13 43 (1.09%) Dell
14 42 (1.07%) iManage
15 30 (0.76%) SAP
16 28 (0.71%) Twitter
17 22 (0.56%) Bloomberg
18 21 (0.53%) Zend
19 20 (0.51%) Sitecore
20 19 (0.48%) Roku
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Additional Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Exclusive Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + health, dental, pension, c
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c55,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Generous pension,25 days+ H, Priva
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Good & Co
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £105000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday