Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 718 1035 1026
Rank change year-on-year +317 -9 -139
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 43 71 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.050% 0.097%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 72 158
Median annual salary £70,000 £46,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.54% -11.43% +7.14%
10th Percentile £46,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +55.56% +12.50% -

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 23,595 43,335 41,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.00% 30.41% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19,270 35,217 33,585
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google Play.

Salary trend for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google Play over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Top 9 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 11 August 2020. 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 +297 37 £70,000 +47.37% 26
UK excluding London +270 21 £70,000 +55.56% 17
London +197 21 £75,000 +25.00% 11
South East +168 12 £72,500 +58.47% 8
Work from Home +67 6 £91,250 +52.08% 5
Scotland - 5 £52,500 - 2
North of England +151 4 £35,000 - 2
Yorkshire +133 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
North West +115 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 43 (100.00%) Google
2 35 (81.40%) Android
3 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
5 26 (60.47%) Android Development
6 25 (58.14%) Apple iOS
7 24 (55.81%) Java
8 23 (53.49%) Kotlin
9 17 (39.53%) MVVM
9 17 (39.53%) RxJava
10 14 (32.56%) Mobile Development
11 13 (30.23%) Android Studio
12 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
12 12 (27.91%) iOS Development
13 11 (25.58%) TDD
14 10 (23.26%) React Native
14 10 (23.26%) Dagger
15 9 (20.93%) Xamarin
15 9 (20.93%) QA
15 9 (20.93%) C#
15 9 (20.93%) OOP
16 8 (18.60%) Bluetooth
16 8 (18.60%) Finance
16 8 (18.60%) Scrum
16 8 (18.60%) RESTful
17 7 (16.28%) User Experience
17 7 (16.28%) Android SDK
17 7 (16.28%) Software Architecture
17 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
17 7 (16.28%) Retrofit

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 1 (2.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) GitHub
2 3 (6.98%) iTunes
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure
3 1 (2.33%) GCP
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Android Studio
2 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) git-flow
3 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 3 (6.98%) CircleCI
5 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) fastlane
6 1 (2.33%) GitLab
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) Android Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Senior Android Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Senior Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Xamarin Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Applications Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Bluetooth Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Android Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Java Mobile Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Agile Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Mobile Developer
7 4 (9.30%) React Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) RxJava
2 10 (23.26%) Dagger
2 10 (23.26%) React Native
3 8 (18.60%) RESTful
4 7 (16.28%) .NET
4 7 (16.28%) Android SDK
4 7 (16.28%) Retrofit
5 6 (13.95%) Redux
6 5 (11.63%) JSON
6 5 (11.63%) REST
6 5 (11.63%) Xamarin.iOS
7 4 (9.30%) iOS SDK
7 4 (9.30%) React
8 2 (4.65%) LINQ
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.33%) CSS
9 1 (2.33%) Gson
9 1 (2.33%) HTML
9 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.28%) User Experience
3 5 (11.63%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Android
2 25 (58.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Android Development
3 17 (39.53%) MVVM
4 14 (32.56%) Mobile Development
5 12 (27.91%) iOS Development
6 11 (25.58%) TDD
7 9 (20.93%) OOP
8 8 (18.60%) Scrum
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.28%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (16.28%) OO
9 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (16.28%) Software Architecture
10 6 (13.95%) BDD
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (11.63%) Cryptocurrency
11 5 (11.63%) DevOps
11 5 (11.63%) Workflow
12 4 (9.30%) Kanban
12 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) Java
2 23 (53.49%) Kotlin
3 9 (20.93%) C#
4 6 (13.95%) Apple Swift
5 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) XAML
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) Java 8
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Google
2 9 (20.93%) Xamarin
3 3 (6.98%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle