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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 146 119
Rank change year-on-year +35 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Android 2494 2310 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.80% 2.35% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.15% 9.23% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1977 2409
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 22371 25016 29405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.10% 25.44% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18463 21361 24649
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +34 2380 £45,000 -7.21% 392
London -4 1118 £55,000 - 164
South East +54 373 £40,000 -11.11% 60
East of England +45 212 £46,500 +32.85% 35
West Midlands +66 181 £35,000 -2.77% 23
North West -19 162 £40,000 - 47
City of London +9 140 £57,500 +15.00% 35
South West +18 134 £40,000 +6.66% 16
Yorkshire +1 127 £37,500 +7.14% 29
Manchester +3 116 £40,000 - 34
Cambridgeshire +24 94 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Cambridge +17 90 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Berkshire +31 78 £45,000 - 12
Surrey +37 75 £35,000 -30.00% 12
Scotland +13 74 £40,000 -3.61% 11
West Yorkshire +13 70 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East Midlands +32 68 £33,500 -16.25% 16
Hampshire +11 63 £40,000 - 12
Birmingham +36 55 £32,500 +11.11% 7
Buckinghamshire +35 55 £42,500 +21.42% 7
Hertfordshire +7 52 £43,750 +59.09% 6
Oxfordshire 0 51 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Leeds +3 49 £40,000 -13.51% 8
Bristol -4 49 £41,250 +26.92% 8
Guildford +30 47 £34,000 -15.00% 6
Milton Keynes +23 47 £43,463 +24.17% 5
Coventry +19 33 £30,000 -52.00% 2
Cheshire -24 33 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Nottinghamshire +16 31 £55,000 +37.50% 9
East Sussex +22 30 £37,500 -16.66% 5

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 2985 (65.79%) Apple iOS
2 1899 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1714 (37.78%) Java
4 1645 (36.26%) Android Development
5 1499 (33.04%) Mobile App
6 1336 (29.45%) JavaScript
7 1232 (27.15%) HTML
8 1183 (26.07%) Windows
9 1142 (25.17%) C#
10 997 (21.97%) iOS Development
11 990 (21.82%) CSS
12 912 (20.10%) .NET
13 831 (18.32%) Mobile Development
14 778 (17.15%) TDD
15 762 (16.80%) SQL
16 718 (15.83%) Git (software)
17 717 (15.80%) Degree
18 648 (14.28%) Microsoft
19 642 (14.15%) Objective-C
20 632 (13.93%) Software Engineering
21 627 (13.82%) AngularJS
22 624 (13.75%) SQL Server
23 622 (13.71%) MVC
24 609 (13.42%) C++
25 606 (13.36%) Linux
26 603 (13.29%) Scrum
27 570 (12.56%) User Experience
28 566 (12.48%) HTML5
29 532 (11.73%) OO
30 516 (11.37%) Test Automation

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
1 159 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 145 (3.20%) CMS
3 97 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 87 (1.92%) Apache
5 81 (1.79%) Drupal
6 77 (1.70%) JBoss
7 73 (1.61%) SharePoint
7 73 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 65 (1.43%) Skype for Business
9 64 (1.41%) WebSphere
10 60 (1.32%) WordPress
11 59 (1.30%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 54 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
13 50 (1.10%) Apache Spark
14 47 (1.04%) IIS
15 45 (0.99%) Umbraco
16 41 (0.90%) OpenStack
17 35 (0.77%) nginx
18 34 (0.75%) Jetty
Applications
1 293 (6.46%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 63 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 39 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 36 (0.79%) InVision
5 36 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (0.44%) InDesign
7 17 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 12 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
9 11 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.20%) 3ds Max
10 9 (0.20%) Maya
10 9 (0.20%) MS Visio
11 7 (0.15%) Chatbot
11 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (0.13%) Autodesk Inventor
12 6 (0.13%) Revit
13 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
14 4 (0.088%) Acrobat
14 4 (0.088%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 23 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.24%) Magento
3 10 (0.22%) Movex
4 4 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.044%) BASE24
6 2 (0.044%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.022%) Eikon
7 1 (0.022%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.022%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.022%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.022%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.022%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.022%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.022%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 324 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 274 (6.04%) Google Play
3 259 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 171 (3.77%) GitHub
5 170 (3.75%) Office 365
6 116 (2.56%) SaaS
7 54 (1.19%) IaaS
8 41 (0.90%) Mimecast
9 40 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (0.88%) PaaS
10 37 (0.82%) Amazon S3
11 26 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
12 20 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
14 18 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 18 (0.40%) G Suite
15 17 (0.37%) Azure Machine Learning
15 17 (0.37%) iTunes
16 12 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 8 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 161 (3.55%) TCP/IP
2 124 (2.73%) LAN
3 118 (2.60%) Internet
4 108 (2.38%) Wireless
5 107 (2.36%) DNS
6 95 (2.09%) VPN
6 95 (2.09%) WAN
7 91 (2.01%) HTTP
8 87 (1.92%) Firewall
9 83 (1.83%) Skype
10 75 (1.65%) VoIP
11 72 (1.59%) DHCP
11 72 (1.59%) Ethernet
12 63 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
13 46 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
14 41 (0.90%) Bluetooth
15 32 (0.71%) WLAN
16 29 (0.64%) Network Security
16 29 (0.64%) SAN
17 21 (0.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 624 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 399 (8.79%) MySQL
3 161 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 143 (3.15%) MongoDB
5 120 (2.64%) Big Data
6 100 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
7 94 (2.07%) SQLite
8 83 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 77 (1.70%) Relational Database
10 67 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 65 (1.43%) Redis
12 63 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 60 (1.32%) Hadoop
14 57 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
14 57 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 46 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
15 46 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 41 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
17 37 (0.82%) Riak
18 31 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 718 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 311 (6.85%) Android Studio
3 254 (5.60%) JIRA
4 221 (4.87%) Subversion
5 214 (4.72%) Xcode
6 202 (4.45%) Jenkins
7 170 (3.75%) Selenium
8 145 (3.20%) Visual Studio
9 137 (3.02%) Eclipse
10 130 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 127 (2.80%) Gradle
12 110 (2.42%) Appium
13 107 (2.36%) JUnit
14 89 (1.96%) Cucumber
15 88 (1.94%) Maven
16 70 (1.54%) gulp
17 67 (1.48%) WebDriver
18 65 (1.43%) Calabash
19 61 (1.34%) Robolectric
20 55 (1.21%) Mockito
General
1 506 (11.15%) Finance
2 333 (7.34%) Games
3 294 (6.48%) Retail
4 244 (5.38%) Banking
5 194 (4.28%) Electronics
6 186 (4.10%) Marketing
7 180 (3.97%) Telecoms
8 77 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 73 (1.61%) Legal
9 73 (1.61%) Publishing
10 67 (1.48%) Law
11 62 (1.37%) Advertising
12 46 (1.01%) Automotive
13 34 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 33 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.66%) Back Office
16 27 (0.60%) Investment Banking
17 19 (0.42%) Billing
17 19 (0.42%) Multimedia
18 18 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2570 (56.65%) Developer
2 942 (20.76%) Android Developer
3 381 (8.40%) iOS Developer
3 381 (8.40%) Senior Developer
4 372 (8.20%) .NET Developer
5 371 (8.18%) Java Developer
6 337 (7.43%) Software Engineer
7 331 (7.30%) Analyst
8 327 (7.21%) C# Developer
9 288 (6.35%) Mobile Developer
10 280 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 260 (5.73%) Applications Developer
12 236 (5.20%) iOS Android Developer
13 197 (4.34%) C# .NET Developer
14 186 (4.10%) Android Engineer
15 174 (3.84%) Junior
16 168 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 155 (3.42%) Java Android Developer
17 155 (3.42%) Support Analyst
18 150 (3.31%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1232 (27.15%) HTML
2 990 (21.82%) CSS
3 912 (20.10%) .NET
4 627 (13.82%) AngularJS
5 566 (12.48%) HTML5
6 508 (11.20%) ASP.NET
7 453 (9.98%) Web Services
8 402 (8.86%) jQuery
9 383 (8.44%) Android SDK
10 359 (7.91%) REST
11 343 (7.56%) JSON
12 321 (7.08%) XML
13 314 (6.92%) RESTful
14 295 (6.50%) Node.js
15 292 (6.44%) React
16 283 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 249 (5.49%) CSS3
18 235 (5.18%) SOAP
19 231 (5.09%) iOS SDK
20 195 (4.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1499 (33.04%) Mobile App
2 570 (12.56%) User Experience
3 455 (10.03%) Computer Science
4 294 (6.48%) iPhone
5 237 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
6 193 (4.25%) Blackberry
7 169 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
8 151 (3.33%) Smartphone
9 111 (2.45%) Algorithms
10 98 (2.16%) Data Structures
11 97 (2.14%) iPad
12 94 (2.07%) Fintech
13 83 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
14 63 (1.39%) Client/Server
15 59 (1.30%) Social Media
16 51 (1.12%) e-Learning
17 49 (1.08%) mHealth
18 45 (0.99%) Augmented Reality
19 43 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
20 40 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2985 (65.79%) Apple iOS
2 1183 (26.07%) Windows
3 606 (13.36%) Linux
4 287 (6.33%) Windows 7
5 186 (4.10%) Windows Server
6 179 (3.95%) Mac OS X
7 174 (3.84%) Windows 10
8 143 (3.15%) Unix
9 140 (3.09%) Windows Phone
10 113 (2.49%) Mac OS
11 106 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 100 (2.20%) Windows Mobile
12 100 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 76 (1.68%) Windows 8
14 64 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
15 55 (1.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 29 (0.64%) Windows XP
17 26 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (0.46%) VxWorks
19 11 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1899 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1645 (36.26%) Android Development
3 997 (21.97%) iOS Development
4 831 (18.32%) Mobile Development
5 778 (17.15%) TDD
6 632 (13.93%) Software Engineering
7 622 (13.71%) MVC
8 603 (13.29%) Scrum
9 532 (11.73%) OO
10 516 (11.37%) Test Automation
11 419 (9.24%) Web Development
12 418 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
13 386 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
14 317 (6.99%) Unit Testing
15 309 (6.81%) Mentoring
16 301 (6.63%) E-Commerce
17 293 (6.46%) OOP
18 280 (6.17%) BDD
19 277 (6.11%) SDLC
20 243 (5.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1714 (37.78%) Java
2 1336 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 1142 (25.17%) C#
4 762 (16.80%) SQL
5 642 (14.15%) Objective-C
6 609 (13.42%) C++
7 469 (10.34%) Python
8 450 (9.92%) PHP
9 420 (9.26%) Apple Swift
10 415 (9.15%) C
11 203 (4.47%) Ruby
12 120 (2.64%) VB.NET
13 116 (2.56%) Perl
14 86 (1.90%) PowerShell
15 85 (1.87%) ES6
16 74 (1.63%) VB
17 64 (1.41%) Scala
18 63 (1.39%) Go
19 60 (1.32%) Bash Shell
20 54 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 717 (15.80%) Degree
2 272 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 146 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 136 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 66 (1.45%) MCP
6 60 (1.32%) MCSE
7 57 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 55 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 47 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 30 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 29 (0.64%) A+ Certification
11 29 (0.64%) HND
12 26 (0.57%) CISSP
13 25 (0.55%) ISEB
14 24 (0.53%) CCNA
14 24 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (0.51%) CCA
15 23 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
15 23 (0.51%) Master's Degree
16 19 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (7.78%) QA
2 42 (0.93%) SLA
3 21 (0.46%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 11 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.088%) GDPR
9 3 (0.066%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.044%) GCP
10 2 (0.044%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 2 (0.044%) JTAG
10 2 (0.044%) MISRA
10 2 (0.044%) SEPA
11 1 (0.022%) COBIT
11 1 (0.022%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.022%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.022%) WAI
System Software
1 334 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 135 (2.98%) Docker
3 72 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (1.06%) Firmware
5 47 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 35 (0.77%) XenApp
7 32 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 18 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.11%) vSphere
12 3 (0.066%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.066%) Xen
13 2 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.044%) NDS
13 2 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.022%) Postfix
14 1 (0.022%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 77 (1.70%) SCCM
2 67 (1.48%) AirWatch
3 56 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 44 (0.97%) Puppet
5 35 (0.77%) Ansible
6 33 (0.73%) Kibana
7 32 (0.71%) Nagios
8 31 (0.68%) Kubernetes
9 28 (0.62%) logstash
10 27 (0.60%) Salt
11 17 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
12 16 (0.35%) HockeyApp
13 14 (0.31%) WSUS
14 13 (0.29%) Nessus
15 12 (0.26%) Nmap
16 11 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
17 7 (0.15%) Backup Exec
17 7 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
18 5 (0.11%) Opsview
18 5 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 648 (14.28%) Microsoft
2 487 (10.73%) Google
3 350 (7.71%) Xamarin
4 288 (6.35%) Apple
5 146 (3.22%) VMware
6 143 (3.15%) Oracle
7 123 (2.71%) Adobe
8 105 (2.31%) Citrix
9 97 (2.14%) Facebook
10 78 (1.72%) Cisco
11 66 (1.45%) HP
12 40 (0.88%) Twitter
13 36 (0.79%) IBM
14 35 (0.77%) Bloomberg
14 35 (0.77%) Reuters
15 34 (0.75%) Atlassian
16 32 (0.71%) McAfee
16 32 (0.71%) Zend
17 31 (0.68%) SAP
18 30 (0.66%) Sitecore
Scarborough, North Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Innodigital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum **Urgent!**
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £60000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday