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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 795 784
Rank change year-on-year +72 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 135 123 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 1.05% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118 119 157
Median salary £49,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14014 11683 9395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.49% 11.72% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11649 9870 7531
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Google Play as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Top 23 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 3 months to 28 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 +90 135 £49,000 -10.90% 21
London +61 72 £50,000 -23.07% 9
North West -29 23 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -23 14 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +37 13 £35,000 -
South East +47 11 £40,000 -27.27% 4
East Midlands +31 11 £60,000 +37.14% 2
Shropshire - 11 £35,000 -
Telford - 11 £35,000 -
Surrey +43 9 £37,500 -31.81% 4
Warrington +2 9 £37,500 -23.07%
Cheshire -10 9 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Guildford - 9 £37,500 - 4
Nottingham +14 8 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £60,000 +20.00% 2
City of London +33 7 £62,500 +13.63% 3
Bristol - 5 £55,000 - 3
South West - 5 £55,000 - 3
Leicestershire - 3 - -
Staffordshire +14 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Kent - 2 £70,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Google Play 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 Google Play.

1 249 (99.20%) Google
2 245 (97.61%) Android
3 148 (58.96%) Mobile App
4 147 (58.57%) Android Development
5 115 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (42.63%) TDD
7 98 (39.04%) iPhone
7 98 (39.04%) SQL Server
8 97 (38.65%) Games
9 94 (37.45%) .NET
10 90 (35.86%) C#
11 89 (35.46%) MVC
12 85 (33.86%) ASP.NET
13 82 (32.67%) SQL Server 2014
14 80 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 80 (31.87%) Dependency Injection
15 75 (29.88%) Node.js
16 73 (29.08%) Ninject
16 73 (29.08%) Apple iOS
16 73 (29.08%) Web Application Development
16 73 (29.08%) KnockoutJS
16 73 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 73 (29.08%) Domain-Driven Design
16 73 (29.08%) WCF
17 70 (27.89%) Java
18 64 (25.50%) Mobile Development
19 57 (22.71%) Android SDK
20 56 (22.31%) Android Studio
21 54 (21.51%) Git (software)
22 48 (19.12%) RxJava

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 3 (1.20%) CMS
2 2 (0.80%) IIS
2 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.99%) InVision
1 5 (1.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.78%) GitHub
2 11 (4.38%) iTunes
3 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) NFC
1 4 (1.59%) Skype
2 2 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (39.04%) SQL Server
2 82 (32.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 35 (13.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 22 (8.76%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 22 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (5.58%) Mixpanel
6 4 (1.59%) Big Data
7 3 (1.20%) SQLite
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.80%) MySQL
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (22.31%) Android Studio
2 54 (21.51%) Git (software)
3 29 (11.55%) Xcode
4 25 (9.96%) Gradle
5 20 (7.97%) Eclipse
5 20 (7.97%) Mockito
6 18 (7.17%) Jenkins
7 17 (6.77%) Robolectric
8 9 (3.59%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.19%) JIRA
10 7 (2.79%) JUnit
10 7 (2.79%) Mercurial
11 6 (2.39%) Appium
12 3 (1.20%) CocoaPods
12 3 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.80%) Genymotion
14 1 (0.40%) Robotium
14 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 97 (38.65%) Games
2 28 (11.16%) Retail
3 18 (7.17%) Electronics
4 9 (3.59%) Publishing
5 7 (2.79%) Finance
5 7 (2.79%) Legal
6 5 (1.99%) Marketing
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.80%) Brand Awareness
8 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 233 (92.83%) Developer
2 130 (51.79%) Android Developer
3 78 (31.08%) .NET Developer
4 58 (23.11%) Digital Developer
5 35 (13.94%) C# Developer
6 32 (12.75%) iOS Developer
7 31 (12.35%) Applications Developer
7 31 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (11.95%) iOS Android Developer
9 26 (10.36%) Agile .NET Developer
9 26 (10.36%) Agile C# Developer
9 26 (10.36%) Agile Developer
9 26 (10.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (10.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (8.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 22 (8.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 19 (7.57%) Mobile Developer
12 15 (5.98%) Senior Android Developer
12 15 (5.98%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (37.45%) .NET
2 85 (33.86%) ASP.NET
3 80 (31.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 75 (29.88%) Node.js
5 73 (29.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 73 (29.08%) KnockoutJS
5 73 (29.08%) Ninject
5 73 (29.08%) WCF
6 57 (22.71%) Android SDK
7 48 (19.12%) RxJava
8 42 (16.73%) iOS SDK
9 36 (14.34%) JSON
10 32 (12.75%) REST
11 29 (11.55%) Web Services
12 25 (9.96%) HTML
13 23 (9.16%) CSS
14 20 (7.97%) Velocity
15 19 (7.57%) RESTful
16 18 (7.17%) XML
17 8 (3.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 148 (58.96%) Mobile App
2 98 (39.04%) iPhone
3 35 (13.94%) User Experience
4 33 (13.15%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.79%) CUDA
6 7 (2.79%) Social Media
7 6 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.99%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.59%) Blog
9 4 (1.59%) Fintech
9 4 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.80%) EMV
10 2 (0.80%) iPad
10 2 (0.80%) Social Network
11 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 245 (97.61%) Android
2 73 (29.08%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.19%) Windows
4 5 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (58.57%) Android Development
2 115 (45.82%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (42.63%) TDD
4 89 (35.46%) MVC
5 80 (31.87%) Dependency Injection
6 73 (29.08%) Domain-Driven Design
6 73 (29.08%) Web Application Development
7 64 (25.50%) Mobile Development
8 47 (18.73%) iOS Development
9 42 (16.73%) OO
10 35 (13.94%) Open Source
11 34 (13.55%) BDD
11 34 (13.55%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (12.35%) Analytics
12 31 (12.35%) OOP
13 23 (9.16%) SOLID
14 19 (7.57%) Performance Optimisation
15 18 (7.17%) MVVM
16 16 (6.37%) Test Automation
17 15 (5.98%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (35.86%) C#
2 70 (27.89%) Java
3 34 (13.55%) Objective-C
4 24 (9.56%) SQL
5 23 (9.16%) C
6 22 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 18 (7.17%) JavaScript
8 15 (5.98%) Apple Swift
9 8 (3.19%) C++
10 7 (2.79%) PHP
11 4 (1.59%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.59%) VB
11 4 (1.59%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.20%) XAML
13 2 (0.80%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (14.34%) Degree
2 13 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.35%) QA
Vendors
1 249 (99.20%) Google
2 18 (7.17%) Facebook
3 10 (3.98%) Apple
4 8 (3.19%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.59%) Sony
5 4 (1.59%) Twitter
6 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.80%) SAP
7 2 (0.80%) Sitecore
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £10k Sign-On Fee + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000. - £37500 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Trak Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Company benefits such inc: Pens
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lockwood Publishing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE with large quarterly bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago