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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 131 115
Rank change year-on-year +20 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Android 2375 2503 2852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.80% 2.54% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.26% 9.85% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2001 2158 2372
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 21092 25407 29417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.83% 25.81% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17564 21566 24629
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,214
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +1.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +23 2272 £45,000 -5.26% 373
London -9 1064 £55,000 - 145
South East +27 361 £40,000 -5.88% 54
West Midlands +43 185 £35,000 -7.89% 24
East of England +20 169 £45,000 +50.00% 42
North West +1 168 £40,000 - 37
City of London +16 166 £55,000 -4.34% 29
South West +15 140 £40,000 +5.96% 19
Manchester -7 127 £40,000 - 25
Yorkshire +4 122 £37,500 +4.16% 42
Hampshire +20 77 £39,000 -8.23% 8
Oxfordshire +12 67 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Berkshire +17 66 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Cambridgeshire +24 65 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Surrey +12 65 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Cambridge +19 63 £50,000 +25.00% 16
West Yorkshire +4 61 £45,000 - 18
East Midlands +25 60 £40,000 - 9
Birmingham +25 55 £31,500 -23.63% 10
Scotland +4 50 £42,500 -1.16% 15
Hertfordshire +5 42 £50,000 +88.67% 9
Leeds -9 42 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Guildford +39 40 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Bristol +2 38 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Buckinghamshire +28 36 £42,133 +12.35% 8
Cheshire -16 33 £37,500 - 8
Shropshire +38 32 £40,000 +13.47% 3
Dorset +28 30 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Milton Keynes +22 30 £38,744 +10.69% 7
Telford +32 29 £40,000 +13.47% 1

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2815 (66.00%) Apple iOS
2 1819 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1589 (37.26%) Java
4 1518 (35.59%) Android Development
5 1416 (33.20%) Mobile App
6 1263 (29.61%) JavaScript
7 1193 (27.97%) HTML
8 1094 (25.65%) C#
9 1083 (25.39%) Windows
10 940 (22.04%) CSS
11 920 (21.57%) iOS Development
12 878 (20.59%) .NET
13 782 (18.34%) Mobile Development
14 732 (17.16%) SQL
15 720 (16.88%) TDD
16 647 (15.17%) Degree
17 641 (15.03%) Git (software)
18 610 (14.30%) Scrum
19 600 (14.07%) Microsoft
20 592 (13.88%) Software Engineering
21 589 (13.81%) SQL Server
22 585 (13.72%) AngularJS
23 582 (13.65%) C++
24 576 (13.51%) Linux
24 576 (13.51%) Objective-C
25 567 (13.29%) MVC
26 545 (12.78%) User Experience
27 536 (12.57%) HTML5
28 497 (11.65%) OO
29 484 (11.35%) ASP.NET

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
1 131 (3.07%) CMS
2 122 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 83 (1.95%) Apache
4 80 (1.88%) JBoss
5 67 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 66 (1.55%) Drupal
6 66 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 64 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 63 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 62 (1.45%) SharePoint
10 57 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 57 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
11 50 (1.17%) WordPress
12 46 (1.08%) Apache Spark
13 45 (1.06%) Umbraco
14 44 (1.03%) IIS
15 40 (0.94%) Skype for Business
16 39 (0.91%) OpenStack
17 33 (0.77%) Apache Solr
17 33 (0.77%) Jetty
Applications
1 260 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 54 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 41 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (0.84%) InVision
6 33 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
7 19 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (0.33%) InDesign
9 10 (0.23%) 3ds Max
10 9 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
10 9 (0.21%) Maya
11 8 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
12 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 7 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
13 6 (0.14%) Revit
14 5 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.12%) Autodesk Inventor
15 4 (0.094%) Acrobat
15 4 (0.094%) OmniGraffle
16 2 (0.047%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.12%) Magento
3 5 (0.12%) Movex
4 4 (0.094%) BASE24
5 3 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.070%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.047%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.023%) Eikon
7 1 (0.023%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.023%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.023%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.023%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.023%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 296 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 242 (5.67%) Google Play
4 149 (3.49%) Office 365
5 146 (3.42%) GitHub
6 103 (2.42%) SaaS
7 46 (1.08%) Mimecast
8 35 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 33 (0.77%) PaaS
10 29 (0.68%) IaaS
11 27 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
14 18 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 17 (0.40%) G Suite
16 15 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
16 15 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 14 (0.33%) iTunes
18 11 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
19 8 (0.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 139 (3.26%) TCP/IP
2 117 (2.74%) Internet
3 112 (2.63%) LAN
4 93 (2.18%) VPN
5 91 (2.13%) HTTP
5 91 (2.13%) Wireless
6 86 (2.02%) DNS
7 83 (1.95%) WAN
8 76 (1.78%) Firewall
9 69 (1.62%) VoIP
10 65 (1.52%) Ethernet
11 60 (1.41%) DHCP
12 59 (1.38%) Skype
13 52 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
14 46 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (0.80%) Bluetooth
16 30 (0.70%) Network Security
17 28 (0.66%) DVB
17 28 (0.66%) WLAN
18 23 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 589 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 359 (8.42%) MySQL
3 154 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 131 (3.07%) MongoDB
5 107 (2.51%) Big Data
6 95 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
7 88 (2.06%) SQLite
8 86 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
9 74 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 64 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 63 (1.48%) Hadoop
12 60 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 56 (1.31%) Redis
14 51 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
15 50 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 37 (0.87%) Riak
18 35 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
19 34 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
20 31 (0.73%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 641 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 291 (6.82%) Android Studio
3 216 (5.06%) JIRA
4 196 (4.60%) Xcode
5 195 (4.57%) Subversion
6 183 (4.29%) Jenkins
7 178 (4.17%) Selenium
8 132 (3.09%) Visual Studio
9 127 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 120 (2.81%) Eclipse
11 113 (2.65%) Appium
12 111 (2.60%) Gradle
13 92 (2.16%) JUnit
14 87 (2.04%) Maven
15 79 (1.85%) Cucumber
16 78 (1.83%) WebDriver
17 68 (1.59%) Calabash
18 59 (1.38%) gulp
19 54 (1.27%) Robolectric
20 47 (1.10%) Mockito
General
1 441 (10.34%) Finance
2 325 (7.62%) Games
3 243 (5.70%) Retail
4 209 (4.90%) Banking
5 167 (3.92%) Marketing
6 158 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 152 (3.56%) Electronics
8 80 (1.88%) Publishing
9 74 (1.74%) Law
10 60 (1.41%) Legal
11 58 (1.36%) Advertising
12 55 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 43 (1.01%) Automotive
14 34 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 23 (0.54%) Multimedia
16 16 (0.38%) Back Office
17 14 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 13 (0.30%) Billing
18 13 (0.30%) Military
19 11 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2396 (56.18%) Developer
2 876 (20.54%) Android Developer
3 368 (8.63%) Senior Developer
4 353 (8.28%) .NET Developer
5 346 (8.11%) Java Developer
6 339 (7.95%) iOS Developer
7 337 (7.90%) C# Developer
8 309 (7.25%) Analyst
9 304 (7.13%) Software Engineer
10 261 (6.12%) Mobile Developer
11 241 (5.65%) Software Developer
12 236 (5.53%) Applications Developer
13 204 (4.78%) iOS Android Developer
14 201 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
15 172 (4.03%) Android Engineer
16 150 (3.52%) Junior
17 147 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 146 (3.42%) Senior Android Developer
19 142 (3.33%) PHP Developer
20 141 (3.31%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1193 (27.97%) HTML
2 940 (22.04%) CSS
3 878 (20.59%) .NET
4 585 (13.72%) AngularJS
5 536 (12.57%) HTML5
6 484 (11.35%) ASP.NET
7 415 (9.73%) Web Services
8 386 (9.05%) jQuery
9 350 (8.21%) Android SDK
10 333 (7.81%) REST
11 310 (7.27%) XML
12 300 (7.03%) JSON
13 282 (6.61%) RESTful
14 281 (6.59%) Node.js
15 268 (6.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 265 (6.21%) React
17 242 (5.67%) SOAP
18 219 (5.13%) CSS3
19 217 (5.09%) iOS SDK
20 185 (4.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1416 (33.20%) Mobile App
2 545 (12.78%) User Experience
3 422 (9.89%) Computer Science
4 289 (6.78%) iPhone
5 228 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
6 176 (4.13%) Blackberry
7 167 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
8 134 (3.14%) Smartphone
9 97 (2.27%) iPad
10 92 (2.16%) Algorithms
11 90 (2.11%) Fintech
12 80 (1.88%) Data Structures
12 80 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
13 59 (1.38%) Social Media
14 56 (1.31%) Client/Server
15 53 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
16 52 (1.22%) mHealth
17 51 (1.20%) e-Learning
18 42 (0.98%) Management Information System
19 41 (0.96%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 2815 (66.00%) Apple iOS
2 1083 (25.39%) Windows
3 576 (13.51%) Linux
4 251 (5.89%) Windows 7
5 163 (3.82%) Windows Server
6 161 (3.77%) Unix
6 161 (3.77%) Windows 10
7 156 (3.66%) Mac OS X
8 142 (3.33%) Windows Phone
9 104 (2.44%) Mac OS
10 97 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 90 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 89 (2.09%) Windows Mobile
13 84 (1.97%) Windows 8
14 63 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
15 53 (1.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 27 (0.63%) Windows XP
17 24 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 17 (0.40%) VxWorks
19 13 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1819 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1518 (35.59%) Android Development
3 920 (21.57%) iOS Development
4 782 (18.34%) Mobile Development
5 720 (16.88%) TDD
6 610 (14.30%) Scrum
7 592 (13.88%) Software Engineering
8 567 (13.29%) MVC
9 497 (11.65%) OO
10 484 (11.35%) Test Automation
11 416 (9.75%) Web Development
12 385 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
13 355 (8.32%) Mobile Application Development
14 303 (7.10%) E-Commerce
15 295 (6.92%) Unit Testing
16 289 (6.78%) OOP
17 284 (6.66%) Mentoring
18 259 (6.07%) SDLC
19 249 (5.84%) BDD
20 232 (5.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1589 (37.26%) Java
2 1263 (29.61%) JavaScript
3 1094 (25.65%) C#
4 732 (17.16%) SQL
5 582 (13.65%) C++
6 576 (13.51%) Objective-C
7 452 (10.60%) Python
8 438 (10.27%) PHP
9 377 (8.84%) C
10 358 (8.39%) Apple Swift
11 175 (4.10%) Ruby
12 118 (2.77%) Perl
13 112 (2.63%) VB.NET
14 72 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 68 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 68 (1.59%) ES6
16 66 (1.55%) VB
17 57 (1.34%) Go
18 49 (1.15%) T-SQL
19 44 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 647 (15.17%) Degree
2 151 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 103 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 51 (1.20%) MCP
7 40 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 36 (0.84%) MCSE
9 30 (0.70%) HND
10 25 (0.59%) ISTQB
11 22 (0.52%) CISSP
11 22 (0.52%) ISEB
12 19 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (0.42%) CCNA
14 16 (0.38%) A+ Certification
14 16 (0.38%) MBA
15 15 (0.35%) CREST Certified
15 15 (0.35%) OSCP
16 14 (0.33%) PhD
17 13 (0.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 359 (8.42%) QA
2 31 (0.73%) SLA
3 20 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.12%) JTAG
7 3 (0.070%) GCP
7 3 (0.070%) GDPR
7 3 (0.070%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.070%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.070%) MISRA
8 1 (0.023%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.023%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.023%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.023%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.023%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.023%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.023%) PMO
8 1 (0.023%) SEPA
8 1 (0.023%) WAI
System Software
1 288 (6.75%) Active Directory
2 117 (2.74%) Docker
3 69 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (0.77%) Firmware
5 32 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 22 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 18 (0.42%) XenApp
8 15 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 10 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.14%) vSphere
11 5 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.070%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.070%) Xen
13 2 (0.047%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.047%) NDS
13 2 (0.047%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.023%) Postfix
14 1 (0.023%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (1.29%) SCCM
3 48 (1.13%) Puppet
4 44 (1.03%) Ansible
5 36 (0.84%) AirWatch
6 32 (0.75%) Kibana
6 32 (0.75%) Nagios
7 30 (0.70%) Kubernetes
8 28 (0.66%) logstash
9 27 (0.63%) Salt
10 18 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (0.28%) HockeyApp
12 11 (0.26%) WSUS
13 10 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
13 10 (0.23%) Nessus
14 9 (0.21%) Nmap
15 5 (0.12%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
16 4 (0.094%) Graylog
16 4 (0.094%) Opsview
Vendors
1 600 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 456 (10.69%) Google
3 360 (8.44%) Xamarin
4 267 (6.26%) Apple
5 134 (3.14%) Oracle
6 122 (2.86%) Adobe
7 112 (2.63%) VMware
8 87 (2.04%) Facebook
9 82 (1.92%) Cisco
10 81 (1.90%) Citrix
11 60 (1.41%) HP
12 36 (0.84%) Twitter
13 35 (0.82%) IBM
14 33 (0.77%) Atlassian
14 33 (0.77%) iManage
15 30 (0.70%) Dell
16 29 (0.68%) Bloomberg
16 29 (0.68%) Zend
17 26 (0.61%) Reuters
18 25 (0.59%) Remedy
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Share Option
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Generous pension,25 days+ H, Priva
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
JM
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 3 days a week home working
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus +Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago