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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Play
UK
Rank 725 800 740
Rank change year-on-year +75 -60  
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 139 149 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.12% 1.29% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 119 145 143
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +12.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,000 £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 12380 11562 9025
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.64% 11.18% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10323 9709 7179
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,400
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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the UK

Google Play
Top 28 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 27 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 +86 139 £45,000 -14.28% 20
London +81 73 £50,000 -23.07% 9
North West +1 29 £40,000 - 4
Manchester -13 24 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +44 17 £35,750 +2.14% 2
South East +30 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Shropshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
Telford - 11 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire - 6 £35,000 - 2
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +21 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Warrington +11 5 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Cheshire +10 5 £37,500 -23.07% 1
Kent - 4 £70,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £70,000 -
Leicester - 4 £35,000 - 2
Solihull - 4 £37,500 -
Hampshire +22 3 £47,500 +15.85%
Guildford - 3 £40,000 - 2
Alton - 3 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 3 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +12 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Farnham +5 2 £45,000 +35.33%
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +45 1 £62,500 +13.63% 4

Google Play
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 243 (97.98%) Google
2 240 (96.77%) Android
3 144 (58.06%) Mobile App
4 142 (57.26%) Android Development
5 136 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (44.76%) TDD
7 98 (39.52%) Games
8 94 (37.90%) iPhone
9 93 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 90 (36.29%) .NET
11 86 (34.68%) SQL Server 2014
12 85 (34.27%) C#
13 83 (33.47%) ASP.NET
13 83 (33.47%) MVC
14 79 (31.85%) Java
15 78 (31.45%) Dependency Injection
16 77 (31.05%) Apple iOS
17 76 (30.65%) Node.js
17 76 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
18 73 (29.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 73 (29.44%) KnockoutJS
18 73 (29.44%) Web Application Development
18 73 (29.44%) Ninject
18 73 (29.44%) Domain-Driven Design
18 73 (29.44%) WCF
19 58 (23.39%) Mobile Development
20 51 (20.56%) User Experience
20 51 (20.56%) Android SDK
21 45 (18.15%) JSON
22 44 (17.74%) Android Studio

Google Play
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 5 (2.02%) CMS
2 3 (1.21%) IIS
2 3 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (2.02%) InVision
1 5 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.05%) GitHub
2 11 (4.44%) iTunes
3 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.63%) Skype
2 4 (1.61%) Internet
3 3 (1.21%) NFC
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 86 (34.68%) SQL Server 2014
3 21 (8.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (6.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 17 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.82%) Mixpanel
6 4 (1.61%) SQLite
7 3 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (17.74%) Android Studio
2 40 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 29 (11.69%) Gradle
4 17 (6.85%) Xcode
5 14 (5.65%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.84%) Eclipse
7 11 (4.44%) Robolectric
8 10 (4.03%) JIRA
9 9 (3.63%) Mockito
10 5 (2.02%) JUnit
11 4 (1.61%) Genymotion
11 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.21%) CocoaPods
13 2 (0.81%) Appium
13 2 (0.81%) Robotium
13 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.40%) Babel
14 1 (0.40%) Crashlytics
14 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 98 (39.52%) Games
2 14 (5.65%) Retail
3 12 (4.84%) Publishing
4 8 (3.23%) Electronics
5 5 (2.02%) Music Industry
6 4 (1.61%) Advertising
6 4 (1.61%) Back Office
6 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.21%) Finance
8 1 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 234 (94.35%) Developer
2 131 (52.82%) Android Developer
3 78 (31.45%) .NET Developer
4 58 (23.39%) Digital Developer
5 33 (13.31%) C# Developer
6 31 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (10.89%) Agile .NET Developer
7 27 (10.89%) Agile C# Developer
7 27 (10.89%) Agile Developer
7 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 27 (10.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (8.87%) Applications Developer
8 22 (8.87%) iOS Developer
9 21 (8.47%) iOS Android Developer
10 19 (7.66%) Mobile Developer
11 17 (6.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 17 (6.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 15 (6.05%) Senior Developer
13 14 (5.65%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (36.29%) .NET
2 83 (33.47%) ASP.NET
3 76 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 76 (30.65%) Node.js
4 73 (29.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 73 (29.44%) KnockoutJS
4 73 (29.44%) Ninject
4 73 (29.44%) WCF
5 51 (20.56%) Android SDK
6 45 (18.15%) JSON
7 36 (14.52%) iOS SDK
8 33 (13.31%) RxJava
9 29 (11.69%) HTML
10 28 (11.29%) REST
11 27 (10.89%) CSS
12 23 (9.27%) Web Services
13 20 (8.06%) XML
14 18 (7.26%) Velocity
15 17 (6.85%) RESTful
16 14 (5.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 144 (58.06%) Mobile App
2 94 (37.90%) iPhone
3 51 (20.56%) User Experience
4 41 (16.53%) Computer Science
5 15 (6.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (4.44%) Fintech
7 9 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.63%) Social Media
8 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.61%) iPad
9 3 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.81%) Blog
10 2 (0.81%) Social Network
11 1 (0.40%) CUDA
11 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 240 (96.77%) Android
2 77 (31.05%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.63%) Windows
4 7 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (57.26%) Android Development
2 136 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (44.76%) TDD
4 83 (33.47%) MVC
5 78 (31.45%) Dependency Injection
6 73 (29.44%) Domain-Driven Design
6 73 (29.44%) Web Application Development
7 58 (23.39%) Mobile Development
8 41 (16.53%) BDD
9 39 (15.73%) iOS Development
10 34 (13.71%) Open Source
11 32 (12.90%) OO
11 32 (12.90%) OOP
12 24 (9.68%) Analytics
13 21 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (8.47%) SOLID
14 20 (8.06%) Scrum
15 18 (7.26%) Performance Optimisation
15 18 (7.26%) Unit Testing
16 15 (6.05%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.27%) C#
2 79 (31.85%) Java
3 26 (10.48%) JavaScript
3 26 (10.48%) Objective-C
4 19 (7.66%) SQL
5 17 (6.85%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.05%) C
7 13 (5.24%) PHP
8 10 (4.03%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.61%) VB
9 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.21%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.81%) XAML
12 1 (0.40%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) ES6
12 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 37 (14.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.32%) QA
Vendors
1 243 (97.98%) Google
2 16 (6.45%) Apple
3 11 (4.44%) Facebook
4 6 (2.42%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.61%) Twitter
6 3 (1.21%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.21%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.81%) Sony
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
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