Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1030 917 1010
Rank change year-on-year -113 +93 -90
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 167 248 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.097% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.43% 0.94% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 157 224 271
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +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 38,507 26,297 22,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.42% 15.56% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31,383 21,899 19,330
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +5.88%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Top 13 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 22 May 2018. 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 -98 167 £45,000 - 25
UK excluding London -53 92 £40,000 - 13
London -55 75 £65,000 +30.00% 12
North of England -11 47 £40,000 - 5
North West +1 37 £40,000 - 4
South East -14 17 £44,073 -2.06% 3
South West - 17 £40,000 - 2
North East - 7 £40,000 -
East of England -2 6 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Midlands -28 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Midlands -7 4 £37,500 -37.50%
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands -17 1 £50,000 +42.86% 2

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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.

1 167 (100.00%) Google
2 155 (92.81%) Android
3 128 (76.65%) Mobile App
4 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (61.08%) Games
6 96 (57.49%) iPhone
7 92 (55.09%) MVC
8 91 (54.49%) SQL Server
9 90 (53.89%) C#
10 89 (53.29%) .NET
10 89 (53.29%) ASP.NET
10 89 (53.29%) Web Application Development
11 88 (52.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 88 (52.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 87 (52.10%) TDD
13 86 (51.50%) Dependency Injection
14 84 (50.30%) Node.js
15 83 (49.70%) WCF
16 82 (49.10%) Domain-Driven Design
16 82 (49.10%) Ninject
16 82 (49.10%) KnockoutJS
17 51 (30.54%) Android Development
18 43 (25.75%) SQL Server 2016
19 39 (23.35%) SQL Server 2014
20 35 (20.96%) Mobile Development
21 33 (19.76%) JavaScript
22 26 (15.57%) HTML
23 25 (14.97%) BDD
24 24 (14.37%) Java
24 24 (14.37%) CSS

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 6 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) GitHub
2 5 (2.99%) iTunes
2 5 (2.99%) npm
3 3 (1.80%) TestFlight
4 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.60%) Firebase
5 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.80%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) Broadband
4 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (54.49%) SQL Server
2 43 (25.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 39 (23.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.40%) MySQL
5 3 (1.80%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.20%) SQLite
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.99%) JIRA
3 7 (4.19%) Gradle
4 6 (3.59%) Android Studio
5 5 (2.99%) gulp
5 5 (2.99%) webpack
6 4 (2.40%) CocoaPods
6 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.40%) Xcode
7 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Genymotion
8 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.60%) Appium
9 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.60%) Selenium
9 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 102 (61.08%) Games
2 7 (4.19%) Retail
3 6 (3.59%) Publishing
4 5 (2.99%) Marketing
5 3 (1.80%) Finance
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (91.62%) Developer
2 88 (52.69%) .NET Developer
3 71 (42.51%) Digital Developer
4 43 (25.75%) Android Developer
5 32 (19.16%) C# Developer
6 31 (18.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 31 (18.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (18.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Agile .NET Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Agile C# Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Agile Developer
8 13 (7.78%) Mobile Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Applications Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (5.39%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Senior Android Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Android Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (53.29%) .NET
1 89 (53.29%) ASP.NET
2 88 (52.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 88 (52.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 84 (50.30%) Node.js
4 83 (49.70%) WCF
5 82 (49.10%) KnockoutJS
5 82 (49.10%) Ninject
6 26 (15.57%) HTML
7 24 (14.37%) CSS
8 17 (10.18%) HTML5
9 16 (9.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.99%) CSS3
11 8 (4.79%) Android SDK
11 8 (4.79%) JSON
11 8 (4.79%) RESTful
11 8 (4.79%) XML
12 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.59%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 128 (76.65%) Mobile App
2 96 (57.49%) iPhone
3 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.78%) User Experience
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.99%) Animation
7 3 (1.80%) NHS
8 2 (1.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) Fintech
9 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 155 (92.81%) Android
2 20 (11.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (70.66%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (55.09%) MVC
3 89 (53.29%) Web Application Development
4 87 (52.10%) TDD
5 86 (51.50%) Dependency Injection
6 82 (49.10%) Domain-Driven Design
7 51 (30.54%) Android Development
8 35 (20.96%) Mobile Development
9 25 (14.97%) BDD
10 15 (8.98%) iOS Development
11 10 (5.99%) OO
11 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.39%) Front End Development
12 9 (5.39%) OOP
12 9 (5.39%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.19%) Data Science
13 7 (4.19%) IT Strategy
13 7 (4.19%) Open Source
14 6 (3.59%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (3.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 90 (53.89%) C#
2 33 (19.76%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.37%) Java
4 22 (13.17%) Kotlin
5 11 (6.59%) Objective-C
6 6 (3.59%) Apple Swift
7 5 (2.99%) TypeScript
8 3 (1.80%) Clojure
9 2 (1.20%) SQL
10 1 (0.60%) C
10 1 (0.60%) ES6
10 1 (0.60%) Java 8
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (5.39%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.99%) ISEB
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 167 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (5.99%) Xamarin
3 9 (5.39%) Apple
4 7 (4.19%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.20%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) IBM
6 1 (0.60%) Tealium