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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK
Rank 135 115 115
Rank change year-on-year -20 0  
Permanent jobs citing Android 2071 2819 2833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.44% 2.73% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.28% 10.47% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 2424 2385
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 £27,500
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 20140 26934 28593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.71% 26.08% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16926 22675 23914
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 25 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 25 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 -15 1946 £45,000 - 357
London -24 883 £55,000 - 158
South East -16 321 £40,000 - 53
North West +2 172 £40,000 - 34
West Midlands +62 154 £35,000 -7.89% 24
Manchester +14 142 £41,250 -2.94% 25
South West -5 139 £40,000 +5.96% 19
East of England -2 130 £40,000 +29.03% 32
City of London +8 126 £55,000 - 42
Yorkshire -3 81 £35,000 -17.64% 18
Berkshire +20 75 £42,500 - 9
Hampshire -7 71 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Scotland +5 62 £45,000 +3.44% 13
Surrey -33 52 £47,500 +46.15% 9
Cambridgeshire +12 49 £40,000 +23.07% 13
Cambridge +22 46 £40,000 +23.07% 12
Hammersmith +19 45 £80,000 +14.28% 1
Gloucestershire +11 45 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Birmingham +13 43 £35,000 -17.64% 7
Oxfordshire -19 43 £40,000 -14.89% 12
Hertfordshire +7 41 £47,500 +35.71% 10
Edinburgh +12 39 £43,750 -1.12% 6
Bristol +5 39 £47,500 +35.71% 5
East Midlands -39 38 £35,000 -12.50% 14
West Yorkshire -13 36 £45,000 - 15
Shropshire +28 34 £35,000 +7.69% 3
East Sussex +19 31 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Brighton +32 30 £45,000 - 1
Reading +14 30 £27,000 -36.47% 6
Wiltshire +18 28 £35,000 - 2

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 2603 (66.47%) Apple iOS
2 1693 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
3 1462 (37.33%) Java
4 1311 (33.48%) Android Development
5 1162 (29.67%) Mobile App
6 1153 (29.44%) JavaScript
7 1085 (27.71%) HTML
8 1036 (26.46%) C#
9 956 (24.41%) Windows
10 833 (21.27%) CSS
11 785 (20.05%) .NET
12 778 (19.87%) iOS Development
13 710 (18.13%) Mobile Development
14 673 (17.19%) TDD
15 666 (17.01%) SQL
16 595 (15.19%) Degree
17 585 (14.94%) SQL Server
18 569 (14.53%) Scrum
19 553 (14.12%) Microsoft
20 551 (14.07%) AngularJS
21 549 (14.02%) Software Engineering
22 541 (13.82%) Linux
23 538 (13.74%) Git (software)
24 507 (12.95%) Objective-C
25 504 (12.87%) C++
26 503 (12.84%) User Experience
27 501 (12.79%) HTML5
28 494 (12.61%) MVC
29 463 (11.82%) OO
30 434 (11.08%) Python

Android
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
1 125 (3.19%) JBoss
2 121 (3.09%) WebLogic
3 118 (3.01%) MS Exchange
4 109 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 109 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 108 (2.76%) CMS
6 93 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
7 75 (1.92%) Apache
7 75 (1.92%) Apache Spark
8 70 (1.79%) Jetty
9 63 (1.61%) Apache Solr
9 63 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 61 (1.56%) OpenStack
11 52 (1.33%) SharePoint
12 51 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 49 (1.25%) Skype for Business
14 45 (1.15%) Drupal
15 41 (1.05%) WordPress
16 37 (0.94%) Umbraco
17 35 (0.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 275 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 231 (5.90%) MS Office
3 77 (1.97%) Photoshop
4 61 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 45 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (1.00%) InVision
7 28 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (0.23%) MS Project
8 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
9 8 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.18%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.13%) InDesign
12 5 (0.13%) Maya
13 4 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.077%) Fireworks
14 3 (0.077%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.13%) Movex
3 5 (0.13%) Sage X3
4 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.10%) Eikon
4 4 (0.10%) Line 50
4 4 (0.10%) Magento
4 4 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.077%) BASE24
5 3 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.077%) Fishtalk
5 3 (0.077%) Q-Pulse
6 2 (0.051%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.051%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.026%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.026%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.026%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.026%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 263 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 241 (6.15%) Google Play
3 217 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 137 (3.50%) Office 365
5 120 (3.06%) GitHub
6 89 (2.27%) SaaS
7 43 (1.10%) Mimecast
8 26 (0.66%) Amazon S3
9 21 (0.54%) PaaS
10 20 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 18 (0.46%) IaaS
12 16 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 12 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 12 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.28%) iTunes
15 10 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (0.26%) G Suite
16 9 (0.23%) Slack
17 7 (0.18%) Route 53
18 6 (0.15%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 127 (3.24%) Internet
2 124 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 91 (2.32%) VPN
4 86 (2.20%) Firewall
5 75 (1.92%) LAN
6 72 (1.84%) WAN
7 71 (1.81%) HTTP
8 63 (1.61%) DNS
8 63 (1.61%) Wireless
9 61 (1.56%) DHCP
10 59 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
10 59 (1.51%) Skype
10 59 (1.51%) VoIP
11 49 (1.25%) Bluetooth
12 45 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
13 38 (0.97%) Ethernet
14 29 (0.74%) Network Security
15 27 (0.69%) DVB
16 26 (0.66%) WLAN
17 22 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 585 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 337 (8.61%) MySQL
3 180 (4.60%) NoSQL
4 156 (3.98%) MongoDB
5 147 (3.75%) Big Data
6 131 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
7 106 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 104 (2.66%) Hadoop
9 84 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 78 (1.99%) Redis
10 78 (1.99%) Relational Database
11 63 (1.61%) Riak
12 61 (1.56%) Couchbase
13 57 (1.46%) SQLite
14 38 (0.97%) RDBMS
15 36 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
16 34 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
17 32 (0.82%) MS Access
18 29 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 538 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 207 (5.29%) Android Studio
3 204 (5.21%) Jenkins
4 203 (5.18%) Selenium
5 166 (4.24%) Subversion
6 164 (4.19%) JIRA
7 114 (2.91%) Maven
8 110 (2.81%) Gradle
9 109 (2.78%) Xcode
10 105 (2.68%) Appium
11 102 (2.60%) Visual Studio
12 98 (2.50%) Cucumber
13 92 (2.35%) Eclipse
14 90 (2.30%) JUnit
15 78 (1.99%) WebDriver
16 69 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
17 57 (1.46%) Calabash
18 42 (1.07%) gulp
19 34 (0.87%) Robotium
20 32 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 410 (10.47%) Finance
2 289 (7.38%) Games
3 258 (6.59%) Banking
4 251 (6.41%) Retail
5 166 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 130 (3.32%) Marketing
7 109 (2.78%) Electronics
8 77 (1.97%) Publishing
9 72 (1.84%) Law
10 54 (1.38%) Automotive
11 48 (1.23%) Advertising
12 44 (1.12%) Manufacturing
13 35 (0.89%) Legal
14 30 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 30 (0.77%) Multimedia
15 18 (0.46%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.43%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.28%) Back Office
18 10 (0.26%) Billing
18 10 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 2157 (55.08%) Developer
2 751 (19.18%) Android Developer
3 348 (8.89%) Senior Developer
4 333 (8.50%) C# Developer
5 330 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 300 (7.66%) Java Developer
7 266 (6.79%) Analyst
8 263 (6.72%) Software Engineer
9 258 (6.59%) iOS Developer
10 248 (6.33%) Software Developer
11 200 (5.11%) Mobile Developer
12 193 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
13 165 (4.21%) Applications Developer
13 165 (4.21%) iOS Android Developer
14 132 (3.37%) Senior Android Developer
15 131 (3.35%) Android Engineer
16 129 (3.29%) Junior
17 124 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
17 124 (3.17%) Web Developer
18 119 (3.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1085 (27.71%) HTML
2 833 (21.27%) CSS
3 785 (20.05%) .NET
4 551 (14.07%) AngularJS
5 501 (12.79%) HTML5
6 418 (10.67%) ASP.NET
7 399 (10.19%) Web Services
8 356 (9.09%) jQuery
9 301 (7.69%) Android SDK
9 301 (7.69%) REST
10 291 (7.43%) Node.js
10 291 (7.43%) XML
11 273 (6.97%) RESTful
12 271 (6.92%) React
13 229 (5.85%) JSON
14 224 (5.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 218 (5.57%) SOAP
16 199 (5.08%) Spring
17 193 (4.93%) iOS SDK
18 189 (4.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1162 (29.67%) Mobile App
2 503 (12.84%) User Experience
3 400 (10.21%) Computer Science
4 282 (7.20%) iPhone
5 203 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
6 202 (5.16%) Blackberry
7 100 (2.55%) iPad
8 96 (2.45%) Smartphone
9 84 (2.15%) Algorithms
10 67 (1.71%) Social Media
11 66 (1.69%) Fintech
12 63 (1.61%) Data Structures
13 60 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 57 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
15 55 (1.40%) Client/Server
16 54 (1.38%) e-Learning
17 49 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
18 48 (1.23%) Management Information System
19 37 (0.94%) mHealth
20 34 (0.87%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2603 (66.47%) Apple iOS
2 956 (24.41%) Windows
3 541 (13.82%) Linux
4 230 (5.87%) Windows 7
5 167 (4.26%) Unix
6 146 (3.73%) Mac OS X
7 143 (3.65%) Windows Server
8 133 (3.40%) Windows 10
9 129 (3.29%) Windows Phone
10 116 (2.96%) Mac OS
11 102 (2.60%) Windows 8
12 77 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 75 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 67 (1.71%) Windows Mobile
15 43 (1.10%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 39 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
17 22 (0.56%) Windows XP
18 19 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (0.46%) Ubuntu
20 6 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1693 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1311 (33.48%) Android Development
3 778 (19.87%) iOS Development
4 710 (18.13%) Mobile Development
5 673 (17.19%) TDD
6 569 (14.53%) Scrum
7 549 (14.02%) Software Engineering
8 494 (12.61%) MVC
9 463 (11.82%) OO
10 434 (11.08%) Web Development
11 392 (10.01%) Continuous Integration
12 320 (8.17%) Mentoring
13 296 (7.56%) E-Commerce
14 272 (6.95%) Mobile Application Development
14 272 (6.95%) OOP
15 245 (6.26%) Open Source
16 234 (5.98%) BDD
17 214 (5.46%) Unit Testing
18 213 (5.44%) SDLC
19 201 (5.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1462 (37.33%) Java
2 1153 (29.44%) JavaScript
3 1036 (26.46%) C#
4 666 (17.01%) SQL
5 507 (12.95%) Objective-C
6 504 (12.87%) C++
7 434 (11.08%) Python
8 394 (10.06%) PHP
9 300 (7.66%) C
10 248 (6.33%) Apple Swift
11 174 (4.44%) Perl
12 159 (4.06%) Ruby
13 139 (3.55%) Bash Shell
14 88 (2.25%) VB.NET
15 85 (2.17%) Go
16 72 (1.84%) PowerShell
17 57 (1.46%) Groovy
17 57 (1.46%) Scala
18 46 (1.17%) VB
19 45 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 595 (15.19%) Degree
2 153 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 79 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 62 (1.58%) DV Cleared
6 42 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 33 (0.84%) MCSE
8 30 (0.77%) MCP
9 28 (0.72%) HND
10 27 (0.69%) ISEB
11 21 (0.54%) MCSA
12 20 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (0.49%) CCNA
14 18 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (0.43%) CISSP
15 17 (0.43%) MBA
16 16 (0.41%) PhD
17 12 (0.31%) A+ Certification
17 12 (0.31%) MCDST
18 11 (0.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 378 (9.65%) QA
2 32 (0.82%) SLA
3 20 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.36%) JTAG
5 10 (0.26%) MISRA
6 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.13%) SDET
8 3 (0.077%) HL7
8 3 (0.077%) PMO
9 2 (0.051%) GCP
9 2 (0.051%) GDPR
10 1 (0.026%) COBIT
10 1 (0.026%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.026%) ISO13485
System Software
1 264 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 99 (2.53%) Docker
3 84 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 25 (0.64%) Firmware
5 25 (0.64%) XenApp
6 18 (0.46%) Terminal Services
7 14 (0.36%) vSphere
8 10 (0.26%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.10%) Xen
10 3 (0.077%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.077%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.051%) NDS
11 2 (0.051%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.026%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.026%) Postfix
12 1 (0.026%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 82 (2.09%) Ansible
1 82 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
1 82 (2.09%) Puppet
2 64 (1.63%) Salt
3 58 (1.48%) Kibana
3 58 (1.48%) logstash
4 56 (1.43%) SCCM
5 33 (0.84%) Nagios
6 23 (0.59%) AirWatch
7 12 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.20%) Kubernetes
10 7 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (0.18%) Rancher
11 5 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 4 (0.10%) Capistrano
12 4 (0.10%) FreeIPA
12 4 (0.10%) PaperCut
12 4 (0.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 553 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 395 (10.09%) Google
3 278 (7.10%) Xamarin
4 273 (6.97%) Apple
5 167 (4.26%) Oracle
6 119 (3.04%) Adobe
7 115 (2.94%) VMware
8 94 (2.40%) Cisco
9 87 (2.22%) Citrix
10 58 (1.48%) Facebook
11 53 (1.35%) HP
12 45 (1.15%) Dell
12 45 (1.15%) IBM
13 40 (1.02%) iManage
14 31 (0.79%) SAP
15 29 (0.74%) Twitter
16 22 (0.56%) Bloomberg
17 20 (0.51%) Sitecore
17 20 (0.51%) Zend
18 19 (0.49%) Intel
Salford, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: Highly competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Highly competitive salary plus bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-50k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, shares, equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k plus pension, 25 days, flexi time, training + more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £47,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The North Starr
Posted: 23 hours ago