Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Android Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Android Developer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1079 1073 1145
Rank change year-on-year -6 +72 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Android Developer 98 149 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.078% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.081% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 86 142 155
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,750 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +11.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Android Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Android Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Android Developer in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer.

Salary trend for Senior Android Developer in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Android Developer in the UK

Senior Android Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Android Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -26 88 £62,500 -3.85% 7
London -43 56 £65,000 -7.14% 4
UK excluding London +52 38 £50,000 -9.09% 3
South East +36 13 £50,000 -6.98% 1
North of England +12 10 £50,000 -16.67%
North West -14 10 £50,000 -16.67%
Scotland -8 6 £50,000 +2.04%
South West -7 4 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Midlands +16 3 £40,000 -30.43% 1
East Midlands +32 2 £40,000 -30.43%
East of England +5 2 £53,750 -6.52%
West Midlands +15 1 - - 1

Senior Android Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Senior Android Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Android Developer in the job title.

1 98 (100.00%) Android
2 95 (96.94%) Android Development
3 62 (63.27%) Java
4 43 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (34.69%) RESTful
6 31 (31.63%) TDD
7 29 (29.59%) User Experience
8 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 27 (27.55%) Unit Testing
9 27 (27.55%) Google
10 26 (26.53%) Mobile App
11 25 (25.51%) Mobile Development
12 23 (23.47%) RxJava
13 22 (22.45%) SQLite
13 22 (22.45%) Retail
14 21 (21.43%) OO
14 21 (21.43%) Test Automation
15 18 (18.37%) Gradle
16 17 (17.35%) Android SDK
16 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
16 17 (17.35%) Google Play
17 16 (16.33%) Functional Programming
17 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (16.33%) HTML
18 15 (15.31%) C#
18 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
18 15 (15.31%) CSS
18 15 (15.31%) Android Studio
19 14 (14.29%) .NET
19 14 (14.29%) Gson

Senior Android Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Google Play
2 12 (12.24%) Firebase
2 12 (12.24%) npm
3 11 (11.22%) SaaS
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) HbbTV
1 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.02%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQLite
2 3 (3.06%) Blockchain
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
3 1 (1.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 18 (18.37%) Gradle
3 15 (15.31%) Android Studio
4 12 (12.24%) Bower
4 12 (12.24%) gulp
4 12 (12.24%) PostCSS
5 11 (11.22%) JUnit
5 11 (11.22%) Mockito
6 8 (8.16%) git-flow
6 8 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (7.14%) Appium
8 5 (5.10%) Robolectric
9 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.04%) JIRA
11 1 (1.02%) Calabash
11 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (22.45%) Retail
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Publishing
3 4 (4.08%) Games
4 3 (3.06%) Advertising
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.69%) RESTful
2 23 (23.47%) RxJava
3 17 (17.35%) Android SDK
4 16 (16.33%) HTML
5 15 (15.31%) CSS
6 14 (14.29%) .NET
6 14 (14.29%) Gson
7 13 (13.27%) HTML5
7 13 (13.27%) Node.js
7 13 (13.27%) Web Services
8 12 (12.24%) AngularJS
8 12 (12.24%) Apache Cordova
8 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET
8 12 (12.24%) CSS3
8 12 (12.24%) Ionic Framework
8 12 (12.24%) Sass
9 8 (8.16%) Angular 2
10 7 (7.14%) Velocity
11 6 (6.12%) iOS SDK
11 6 (6.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.59%) User Experience
2 26 (26.53%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.24%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.06%) Fintech
6 3 (3.06%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (2.04%) BYOD
7 2 (2.04%) Chromecast
7 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.02%) iPhone
8 1 (1.02%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 98 (100.00%) Android
2 12 (12.24%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (96.94%) Android Development
2 43 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (31.63%) TDD
4 27 (27.55%) Unit Testing
5 25 (25.51%) Mobile Development
6 21 (21.43%) OO
6 21 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 17 (17.35%) Mentoring
8 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (16.33%) Functional Programming
9 13 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (13.27%) Open Source
9 13 (13.27%) Web Development
10 12 (12.24%) Change Management
11 11 (11.22%) Analytics
11 11 (11.22%) Collaborative Working
12 9 (9.18%) MVVM
12 9 (9.18%) SOLID
13 8 (8.16%) iOS Development
13 8 (8.16%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.27%) Java
2 15 (15.31%) C#
2 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.24%) Bash Shell
3 12 (12.24%) ECMAScript
4 9 (9.18%) Objective-C
5 5 (5.10%) Apple Swift
6 4 (4.08%) Python
7 3 (3.06%) PHP
8 2 (2.04%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) Kotlin
8 2 (2.04%) SQL
8 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Google
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.02%) Samsung