Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Google Play skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Play over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 864 912 964
Rank change year-on-year +48 +52 +29
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 255 290 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.66% 0.80% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 132 258 218
UK median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Google Play is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,588 36,339 24,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.47% 20.70% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30,794 30,085 20,320
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google Play as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Play over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Play within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +49 252 £47,500 +11.76% 36
UK excluding London +103 204 £42,500 +6.25% 25
South West +106 116 £55,000 +37.50%
London -37 49 £70,000 +7.69% 14
South East +49 33 £42,500 - 7
North of England +4 33 £40,000 - 7
North West +8 31 £40,000 - 4
Midlands +22 18 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +30 17 £47,500 +32.87% 4
East of England +30 3 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire +34 1 £32,500 -7.14% 2
North East +7 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +6 1 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Scotland - 1 £77,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing Google Play also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Google Play.

1 254 (99.61%) Google
2 245 (96.08%) Android
3 130 (50.98%) RxJava
4 128 (50.20%) MVVM
5 124 (48.63%) Retrofit
6 118 (46.27%) Mentoring
7 111 (43.53%) Chatbot
7 111 (43.53%) Conversational UI
7 111 (43.53%) Coaching
7 111 (43.53%) Analytics
8 108 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (37.25%) Mobile App
10 76 (29.80%) .NET
11 70 (27.45%) CSS
11 70 (27.45%) JavaScript
12 69 (27.06%) HTML
12 69 (27.06%) MVC
13 67 (26.27%) Games
13 67 (26.27%) C#
14 65 (25.49%) ASP.NET
15 64 (25.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 63 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 62 (24.31%) ASP.NET Web API
18 61 (23.92%) AngularJS
19 60 (23.53%) iPhone
19 60 (23.53%) SQL Server
20 59 (23.14%) Web Application Development
20 59 (23.14%) RabbitMQ
20 59 (23.14%) Elasticsearch
20 59 (23.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Google Play
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 59 (23.14%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.14%) IIS
Applications
1 111 (43.53%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 63 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.14%) iTunes
3 7 (2.75%) GitHub
4 6 (2.35%) TestFlight
5 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.35%) Broadband
2 4 (1.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.84%) Big Data
3 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (12.94%) Android Studio
1 33 (12.94%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.27%) Gradle
3 14 (5.49%) Selenium
4 13 (5.10%) JIRA
5 11 (4.31%) NUnit
6 10 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.92%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.53%) Appium
8 8 (3.14%) Protractor
8 8 (3.14%) Xcode
9 7 (2.75%) Subversion
10 6 (2.35%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.35%) Genymotion
10 6 (2.35%) UI Automator
11 5 (1.96%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.18%) git-flow
12 3 (1.18%) JUnit
12 3 (1.18%) Mockito
13 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (26.27%) Games
2 18 (7.06%) Finance
3 15 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (1.96%) Publishing
5 3 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 124 (48.63%) Developer
2 112 (43.92%) Android Engineer
3 59 (23.14%) .NET Developer
4 56 (21.96%) C# .NET Developer
4 56 (21.96%) C# Developer
5 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 55 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 55 (21.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (20.39%) Digital Developer
7 51 (20.00%) Android Developer
8 25 (9.80%) Mobile Developer
9 18 (7.06%) Lead Android Developer
9 18 (7.06%) Lead Developer
10 12 (4.71%) Senior Android Developer
10 12 (4.71%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.53%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.35%) Applications Developer
12 6 (2.35%) Applications Engineer
12 6 (2.35%) Mobile Engineer
12 6 (2.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (50.98%) RxJava
2 124 (48.63%) Retrofit
3 76 (29.80%) .NET
4 70 (27.45%) CSS
5 69 (27.06%) HTML
6 65 (25.49%) ASP.NET
7 64 (25.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 62 (24.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 61 (23.92%) AngularJS
10 59 (23.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 59 (23.14%) RabbitMQ
11 29 (11.37%) Android SDK
12 22 (8.63%) Dagger
13 13 (5.10%) XML
14 12 (4.71%) JSON
15 7 (2.75%) REST
16 6 (2.35%) CSS3
16 6 (2.35%) iOS SDK
16 6 (2.35%) RESTful
17 3 (1.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 95 (37.25%) Mobile App
2 60 (23.53%) iPhone
3 22 (8.63%) User Experience
4 3 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.78%) EMV
5 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.39%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.39%) Blog
6 1 (0.39%) Robotics
6 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 245 (96.08%) Android
2 38 (14.90%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.14%) Windows
4 3 (1.18%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.78%) Linux
5 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (50.20%) MVVM
2 118 (46.27%) Mentoring
3 111 (43.53%) Analytics
3 111 (43.53%) Coaching
3 111 (43.53%) Conversational UI
4 108 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (27.06%) MVC
6 59 (23.14%) Web Application Development
7 57 (22.35%) Android Development
8 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
9 27 (10.59%) Mobile Development
9 27 (10.59%) OO
10 20 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.06%) Open Source
12 15 (5.88%) Scrum
13 14 (5.49%) Issue Tracking
13 14 (5.49%) TDD
14 13 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (4.71%) Test Automation
16 10 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 70 (27.45%) JavaScript
2 67 (26.27%) C#
3 15 (5.88%) Kotlin
4 13 (5.10%) Java
5 9 (3.53%) SQL
6 8 (3.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.96%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.57%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.18%) C++
9 3 (1.18%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.78%) PHP
10 2 (0.78%) XAML
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) Python
11 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (5.49%) Degree
2 9 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.35%) ISEB
3 6 (2.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (2.35%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 254 (99.61%) Google
2 11 (4.31%) Apple
3 8 (3.14%) MobileIron
3 8 (3.14%) VMware
3 8 (3.14%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.78%) Facebook
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (0.78%) Sony
4 2 (0.78%) Twitter