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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Android skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Android over the 6 months to 26 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Open Handset Alliance Android
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 109 113 105
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Android 2,420 963 280
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.35% 3.02% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.76% 15.80% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 899 787 253
10th Percentile £35,200 £33,650 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,210 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +4.02% +10.00%

Android is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,899 6,095 1,849
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 17.87% 19.14% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7,459 5,217 1,580
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,853 £38,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Android
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Android as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Android trend for jobs with a WFH option

Android
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Android.

Android salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Android
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Android over the 6 months to 26 May 2022.

Android salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 May 2022, Android job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Android.

1 1,518 (62.73%) Apple iOS
2 993 (41.03%) Agile
3 844 (34.88%) Mobile App
4 813 (33.60%) Android Development
5 779 (32.19%) Kotlin
6 753 (31.12%) Java
7 684 (28.26%) JavaScript
8 596 (24.63%) Test Automation
9 574 (23.72%) React
10 565 (23.35%) Software Engineering
11 532 (21.98%) User Experience
12 522 (21.57%) Social Skills
13 442 (18.26%) Finance
14 441 (18.22%) React Native
15 440 (18.18%) AWS
16 401 (16.57%) Mobile Development
17 390 (16.12%) Node.js
18 389 (16.07%) Git (software)
19 384 (15.87%) Windows
20 370 (15.29%) Scrum
21 352 (14.55%) TypeScript
22 345 (14.26%) Full Stack Development
23 344 (14.21%) iOS Development
24 333 (13.76%) C#
25 329 (13.60%) DevOps
26 321 (13.26%) HTML
27 317 (13.10%) REST
28 313 (12.93%) .NET
29 312 (12.89%) CI/CD
30 311 (12.85%) RESTful

Android
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 58 (2.40%) Confluence
2 54 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (1.74%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.36%) Ethereum
5 26 (1.07%) Apache
6 24 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 22 (0.91%) CMS
8 15 (0.62%) IBM Domino
9 14 (0.58%) WordPress
10 12 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
11 11 (0.45%) nginx
12 10 (0.41%) Drupal
13 9 (0.37%) Geth
14 7 (0.29%) IIS
14 7 (0.29%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.29%) WildFly
15 3 (0.12%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.083%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.083%) Mendix
Applications
1 58 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 34 (1.40%) Sketch
4 30 (1.24%) InVision
5 27 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 12 (0.50%) Marvel
7 12 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 11 (0.45%) Zeplin
9 7 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.29%) Maple
10 2 (0.083%) InDesign
10 2 (0.083%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.041%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.041%) Blender
11 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.083%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.041%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 440 (18.18%) AWS
2 246 (10.17%) Azure
3 202 (8.35%) GitHub
4 155 (6.40%) Serverless
5 144 (5.95%) Firebase
6 119 (4.92%) Google Play
7 117 (4.83%) SaaS
8 114 (4.71%) GCP
9 113 (4.67%) Figma
10 78 (3.22%) Microsoft 365
11 54 (2.23%) AWS Lambda
12 50 (2.07%) PaaS
13 43 (1.78%) BrowserStack
14 42 (1.74%) Amazon SQS
15 41 (1.69%) Slack
16 38 (1.57%) Bitrise
17 35 (1.45%) GitHub Actions
18 30 (1.24%) Sauce Labs
19 28 (1.16%) OpenShift
20 25 (1.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.47%) Internet
2 61 (2.52%) VoIP
3 60 (2.48%) HTTP
4 34 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
5 33 (1.36%) Broadband
6 30 (1.24%) TCP/IP
7 29 (1.20%) Firewall
8 27 (1.12%) VPN
9 14 (0.58%) DHCP
9 14 (0.58%) Multicast
9 14 (0.58%) Unicast
10 13 (0.54%) DNS
10 13 (0.54%) Network Security
11 12 (0.50%) Bluetooth
11 12 (0.50%) VLAN
12 11 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (0.45%) SSL
13 10 (0.41%) 3G
13 10 (0.41%) 4G
13 10 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
2 131 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 116 (4.79%) MySQL
4 100 (4.13%) NoSQL
5 74 (3.06%) SQL Server
6 72 (2.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 58 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 34 (1.40%) Redis
9 30 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
10 27 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (0.83%) SQLite
12 12 (0.50%) Big Data
13 11 (0.45%) BigQuery
13 11 (0.45%) Looker
14 9 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.33%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.29%) Power BI
16 7 (0.29%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
18 4 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 389 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 167 (6.90%) JIRA
3 142 (5.87%) Android Studio
4 127 (5.25%) Jenkins
5 80 (3.31%) Appium
6 77 (3.18%) Bitbucket
7 75 (3.10%) Cypress.io
8 70 (2.89%) GitLab
9 68 (2.81%) Selenium
10 66 (2.73%) Gradle
11 59 (2.44%) CircleCI
12 52 (2.15%) Cucumber
12 52 (2.15%) Postman
13 51 (2.11%) JUnit
14 50 (2.07%) Xcode
15 38 (1.57%) Mocha
16 34 (1.40%) fastlane
17 32 (1.32%) Robot Framework
17 32 (1.32%) WebDriver
18 28 (1.16%) git-flow
General
1 522 (21.57%) Social Skills
2 442 (18.26%) Finance
3 261 (10.79%) Games
4 214 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
5 207 (8.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 186 (7.69%) Retail
7 180 (7.44%) Banking
8 154 (6.36%) Marketing
9 106 (4.38%) Electronics
10 73 (3.02%) Legal
10 73 (3.02%) Telecoms
11 67 (2.77%) Law
12 52 (2.15%) Public Sector
13 50 (2.07%) Back Office
14 47 (1.94%) Publishing
15 35 (1.45%) Advertising
16 33 (1.36%) Automotive
17 28 (1.16%) Organisational Skills
18 24 (0.99%) Manufacturing
18 24 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,095 (45.25%) Developer
2 334 (13.80%) Android Developer
3 259 (10.70%) Software Engineer
4 228 (9.42%) Android Engineer
5 227 (9.38%) React Developer
6 201 (8.31%) Senior Developer
7 117 (4.83%) Applications Developer
7 117 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
8 116 (4.79%) Mobile Developer
9 114 (4.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 95 (3.93%) Designer
11 76 (3.14%) Senior Android Developer
12 75 (3.10%) Lead Developer
13 73 (3.02%) Java Developer
14 71 (2.93%) .NET Developer
15 69 (2.85%) C# Developer
15 69 (2.85%) QA Engineer
16 67 (2.77%) Senior Software Engineer
17 66 (2.73%) Data Entry Clerk
18 56 (2.31%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 574 (23.72%) React
2 441 (18.22%) React Native
3 390 (16.12%) Node.js
4 321 (13.26%) HTML
5 317 (13.10%) REST
6 313 (12.93%) .NET
7 311 (12.85%) RESTful
8 301 (12.44%) CSS
9 213 (8.80%) JSON
10 207 (8.55%) Web Services
11 162 (6.69%) AngularJS
12 143 (5.91%) GraphQL
13 132 (5.45%) Dagger
14 121 (5.00%) Vue.js
15 120 (4.96%) Spring
16 118 (4.88%) .NET Core
16 118 (4.88%) Redux
17 114 (4.71%) Laravel
18 113 (4.67%) HTML5
19 98 (4.05%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 844 (34.88%) Mobile App
2 532 (21.98%) User Experience
3 139 (5.74%) Smartphone
4 115 (4.75%) Greenfield Project
5 113 (4.67%) Blockchain
6 96 (3.97%) Algorithms
7 86 (3.55%) Cyberattack
8 85 (3.51%) Blog
9 82 (3.39%) Video\Live Streaming
10 74 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
11 69 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
12 67 (2.77%) Virtual Team
13 64 (2.64%) IoT
14 49 (2.02%) Social Media
15 46 (1.90%) Data Structures
16 44 (1.82%) Handset
17 41 (1.69%) PlayStation
18 38 (1.57%) Cyber Defence
19 37 (1.53%) Web3
20 36 (1.49%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 1,518 (62.73%) Apple iOS
2 384 (15.87%) Windows
3 285 (11.78%) Linux
4 31 (1.28%) Mac OS
5 29 (1.20%) Windows 10
6 26 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
8 18 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 16 (0.66%) Windows Phone
10 15 (0.62%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 12 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.41%) Unix
13 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
14 3 (0.12%) Android TV
14 3 (0.12%) Debian
15 2 (0.083%) OpenWrt
15 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.083%) Windows Server 2016
16 1 (0.041%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 993 (41.03%) Agile
2 813 (33.60%) Android Development
3 596 (24.63%) Test Automation
4 565 (23.35%) Software Engineering
5 401 (16.57%) Mobile Development
6 370 (15.29%) Scrum
7 345 (14.26%) Full Stack Development
8 344 (14.21%) iOS Development
9 329 (13.60%) DevOps
10 312 (12.89%) CI/CD
11 299 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
12 289 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
13 249 (10.29%) TDD
14 247 (10.21%) Computer Science
15 244 (10.08%) MVVM
16 224 (9.26%) Mentoring
17 208 (8.60%) Microservices
18 187 (7.73%) Unit Testing
18 187 (7.73%) UX Design
19 182 (7.52%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 779 (32.19%) Kotlin
2 753 (31.12%) Java
3 684 (28.26%) JavaScript
4 352 (14.55%) TypeScript
5 333 (13.76%) C#
6 283 (11.69%) SQL
7 258 (10.66%) Apple Swift
8 210 (8.68%) Python
9 205 (8.47%) C++
10 173 (7.15%) PHP
11 124 (5.12%) Objective-C
12 84 (3.47%) C
13 72 (2.98%) Go
13 72 (2.98%) Ruby
14 51 (2.11%) ES6
15 42 (1.74%) Scala
16 33 (1.36%) Solidity
17 28 (1.16%) Clojure
18 25 (1.03%) Bash
19 20 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 253 (10.45%) Degree
2 81 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 59 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 26 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 17 (0.70%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (0.33%) CCNA
10 8 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.29%) CISSP
11 7 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.25%) CEH
12 6 (0.25%) CREST Certified
12 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.25%) OSCP
13 5 (0.21%) CISA
13 5 (0.21%) GXPN
13 5 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (11.45%) QA
2 114 (4.71%) Accessibility
3 14 (0.58%) SLA
4 11 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (0.33%) GDPR
6 5 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 5 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.21%) NCSC
7 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.041%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.041%) HL7
8 1 (0.041%) NIST
System Software
1 195 (8.06%) Docker
2 61 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (0.91%) Firmware
5 14 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (0.37%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.29%) GridGain
9 6 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.12%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.041%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.041%) XenApp
11 1 (0.041%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 149 (6.16%) Kubernetes
2 145 (5.99%) Terraform
3 47 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 27 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.83%) SCCM
6 9 (0.37%) Ansible
6 9 (0.37%) Bugsnag
6 9 (0.37%) Jamf Pro
7 7 (0.29%) Puppet
8 6 (0.25%) cPanel
8 6 (0.25%) Packer
8 6 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 4 (0.17%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.17%) Grafana
9 4 (0.17%) MobiControl
9 4 (0.17%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.12%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.12%) Proxmox
11 2 (0.083%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.083%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 270 (11.16%) Google
2 245 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 203 (8.39%) Apple
4 88 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 41 (1.69%) YouTube
6 33 (1.36%) Adobe
6 33 (1.36%) VMware
7 32 (1.32%) Samsung
8 23 (0.95%) SAP
9 21 (0.87%) Instagram
10 19 (0.79%) BT
10 19 (0.79%) Citrix
11 18 (0.74%) Freshdesk
11 18 (0.74%) Twitter
12 17 (0.70%) ServiceNow
12 17 (0.70%) Zend
13 15 (0.62%) ConsenSys
13 15 (0.62%) Oracle
14 13 (0.54%) Cisco
14 13 (0.54%) PagerDuty