Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 974 988 824
Rank change year-on-year +14 -164 +215
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 81 199 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.48% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 81 147 356
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% - -5.88%

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 43,950 41,249 35,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.52% 25.32% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35,847 33,155 29,207
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 November 2019.

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 November 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 -30 80 £61,250 +13.95% 37
London +65 43 £65,000 -5.80% 23
UK excluding London -19 38 £46,500 +16.25% 15
South East +31 22 £65,000 +52.94% 6
Midlands +46 9 £80,000 +77.78% 1
North of England +13 6 £40,000 - 5
East Midlands +32 5 £46,000 +31.43% 1
East of England +48 4 £25,000 -58.33% 2
West Midlands +17 4 £80,000 +68.42%
North West +15 4 £39,500 -1.25% 4
South West -25 4 £80,000 +45.45%
Yorkshire +15 2 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Scotland +12 1 £77,500 +93.75% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 81 (100.00%) Google
2 75 (92.59%) Android
3 50 (61.73%) Android Development
4 43 (53.09%) Mobile App
4 43 (53.09%) Apple iOS
5 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (49.38%) Java
6 39 (48.15%) Kotlin
7 26 (32.10%) Mobile Development
8 25 (30.86%) MVVM
9 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
11 21 (25.93%) iOS Development
12 19 (23.46%) RxJava
13 18 (22.22%) HTML
13 18 (22.22%) .NET
13 18 (22.22%) TDD
14 17 (20.99%) Retrofit
15 16 (19.75%) MVC
15 16 (19.75%) C#
15 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
16 15 (18.52%) Apple Swift
17 14 (17.28%) Android SDK
17 14 (17.28%) Android Studio
17 14 (17.28%) Xamarin
17 14 (17.28%) CSS
17 14 (17.28%) OO
18 13 (16.05%) Games
18 13 (16.05%) Dagger
19 12 (14.81%) BDD

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 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Azure
1 11 (13.58%) GitHub
2 7 (8.64%) Firebase
3 4 (4.94%) iTunes
4 3 (3.70%) SaaS
5 2 (2.47%) AWS
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.23%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTPS
1 4 (4.94%) MQTT
1 4 (4.94%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.23%) Big Data
2 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.23%) Redis
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (27.16%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Android Studio
3 6 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 6 (7.41%) Gradle
3 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.17%) git-flow
5 4 (4.94%) JIRA
5 4 (4.94%) Mockito
6 3 (3.70%) Xcode
7 2 (2.47%) NUnit
8 1 (1.23%) GitLab
8 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.05%) Games
2 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Multimedia
3 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Publishing
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (82.72%) Developer
2 35 (43.21%) Android Developer
3 19 (23.46%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Applications Developer
5 11 (13.58%) Android Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 8 (9.88%) iOS Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Xamarin Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior Android Developer
8 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.17%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.94%) iOS Android Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Digital Developer
10 3 (3.70%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) RxJava
2 18 (22.22%) .NET
2 18 (22.22%) HTML
3 17 (20.99%) Retrofit
4 14 (17.28%) Android SDK
4 14 (17.28%) CSS
5 13 (16.05%) Dagger
6 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (13.58%) RESTful
7 8 (9.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
8 7 (8.64%) Material Design
8 7 (8.64%) REST
9 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (7.41%) Gson
9 6 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (7.41%) React Native
10 5 (6.17%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (53.09%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.35%) User Experience
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (7.41%) iPhone
6 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.70%) Animation
7 3 (3.70%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.70%) Online Games
8 2 (2.47%) Social Media
9 1 (1.23%) Digital Currency
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (92.59%) Android
2 43 (53.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Android Development
2 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.10%) Mobile Development
4 25 (30.86%) MVVM
5 21 (25.93%) iOS Development
6 18 (22.22%) TDD
7 16 (19.75%) MVC
7 16 (19.75%) Test Automation
8 14 (17.28%) OO
9 12 (14.81%) BDD
10 11 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (12.35%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (12.35%) OOP
12 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (11.11%) Scrum
13 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
13 8 (9.88%) SOLID
14 7 (8.64%) Push Notifications
14 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) Java
2 39 (48.15%) Kotlin
3 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.75%) C#
5 15 (18.52%) Apple Swift
6 9 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 6 (7.41%) Go
7 6 (7.41%) Python
8 5 (6.17%) Java 8
9 4 (4.94%) C
9 4 (4.94%) C++
10 1 (1.23%) Dart
10 1 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) AirWatch
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Google
2 14 (17.28%) Xamarin
3 10 (12.35%) Apple
4 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) Avid